First Workshop on Mobile Tools for Emergencies and Critical Infrastructures

MTECI 2015

University of La Laguna, Tenerife, SPAIN

December 17, 2015


Important Dates:


Abstract Submission Deadline: November 17, 2015


Acceptance Notification: November 27, 2015



*Organized within Project TEC2014-54110-R and Network MatSI, supported by the Spanish Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, and the European FEDER Fund


Draft Program


9:30 – 10:00

Keynote Presentation

Moti Yung (Google)

10:00 – 10:10

CASUS Project

Pino Caballero-Gil (University of La Laguna)

10:10 – 10:20

Mobility Applications for Handling and Crew

Héctor Reboso-Morales (Binter Sistemas)

10:20 – 10:30

Social networks for Emergency Management

Cándido Caballero-Gil (University of La Laguna)

10:30 – 10:40

RPAS Platform for Emergency Management

Ricardo Aguasca-Colomo (University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria)

10:40 – 10:50

Cooperation in Disasters

Jezabel Molina-Gil (University of La Laguna)

10:50 – 11:00

NFC Tags Use in the e-Health System

Alexandra Rivero-García (University of La Laguna)

11:00 – 11:30

Security and Drones

Andreu Ibáñez-Perales (Lleida Drone)

11:30 – 12:00


12:00 – 12:30

Keynote Presentation

Mike Burmester (Florida State University)

12:30 – 12:40

Communication Scenarios in Emergency Situations

Iván Santos-González (University of La Laguna)

12:40 – 12:50

Sensors to Protect Critical Infrastructures

Alexis Quesada-Arencibia (University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria)

12:50 – 13:00

Information Technologies Used in Disasters

Néstor Álvarez-Díaz (University of La Laguna)

13:00 – 13:10

Applied Information Security

Rafael Álvarez-Sánchez (University of Alicante)

13:10 – 13:20

Remote Patient Monitoring

Candelaria Hernández-Goya (University of La Laguna)

13:20 – 13:30

Security in a Post-Quantum World

Irene Márquez-Corbella (INRIA Rocquencourt)

13:30 – 13:40

Ad-hoc Networks for Disaster Scenarios

Francisco Martín-Fernández (University of La Laguna)

13:40 – 13:50

Sensors to Manage Emergencies

Rubén García-Rodríguez (University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria)

13:50 – 14:00

Disaster management systems for smart cities

Félix Herrera-Priano  (University of La Laguna)


Conclusions and Closing Remarks


Call for Papers

This workshop aims at providing a forum for discussing academic and industrial research results in all aspects related to the use of mobile tools for emergencies and critical infrastructures, so submissions describing techniques or applications within this area are welcome.

No proceedings will be published, but participants will be given pre-proceedings including the presentation slides.

All abstract submissions should be written in English with a maximum length of 4 pages in LNCS format, and submitted to pcaballe at as a pdf attachment with subject: Submission to MTECI 2015.


There is no registration fee for attending the Workshop. However, in order to arrange certificates of participation, attendants must send their names and affiliations to pcaballe at