Intelligent active dynamic signage systems in action

Published:  23 September, 2014

SEE VIDEO: Full-scale experiment conducted at Sant Cugat station in Barcelona as part of the GETAWAY EU FP7 project.

The Intelligent Active Dynamic Signage System (IADSS) concept developed by FSEG utilising the EVACLITE dynamic signage system was validated in a full-scale experiment conducted at Sant Cugat station in Barcelona as part of the GETAWAY EU FP7 project.

Three experiments were conducted and filmed as part of this TV programme called “Daily Planet” which was first broadcast on Canadian Discovery Channel on Wednesday 17 Sept 2014 at 19:00 Eastern Time.

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The European Commission-sponsored Project Getaway will hold a workshop in London to provide outcomes and conclusions – October 13, Greenwich.

The three-year project, which completes in November 2014, is based upon the use of active and dynamic signage systems that guide evacuees to the most appropriate exit routes based upon real time measurements of crowd numbers as well as fire and smoke levels.

The system is designed to provide for much more effective evacuation strategies particularly in complex environments such as railway stations and airports.

The workshop will be held in Greenwich, London on Monday 13th October 2014 from 10.00 am to 2.30pm.

Entry is free to the workshop but places are limited.

To register your interest email Paul Bryant:

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