Automated Streams Analysis for Public Safety (ASAPS) Prize Challenge: Contest 1

Develop tools and capabilities to detect and analyze emergency events from live streaming multimodal public safety data

Other Funding
  • Program Type
    Other Funding
  • Funding Award

This challenge anticipates awarding prizes to challenge contestants who submit innovative approaches that address information extraction across ASAPS multimodal data streams and perform fusion in real time across extracted data to generate actionable data reports about simulated and staged emergency events. One of the most important objectives of this program is to demonstrate how data can be used to enable decision support tools and capabilities for public safety. This challenge is a nationwide innovation contest taking place throughout 2020, 2021, and 2022. The challenge is anticipated to be administered in four discrete contests. In the context of multiple contests, these are the official rules for Contest 1 only.

ASAPS Contest Welcome Webinar

Public Safety Analytics Portfolio Mission:

To support the growth of critical mass in public-safety-focused analytics R&D and critical enabling technologies and standards that will promote a robust and evolving state-of-the-art public safety communications analytics ecosystem

Public Safety Analytics Portfolio Vision:

A robust public safety communications analytics ecosystem incorporating the state-of-the-art in analytic technologies that are accurate, effective, dependable, customizable, affordable, secure, and usable.

Future Phases

Check out an overview of each competition phase below - complete rules for each phase will be released as the competition progresses.


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