In November 2013 PhD. Student Hemant Purohit spoke at the 5th ICCM Conference United Nations – Nairobi as one of eight international fellows. His Ignite Talk covered his research into “Leveraging Social Media Communities to Assist Coordination” and focused on crisis response coordination.
Wright State University is full partner in an international research network on Semantic Data Management (SemData), funded by the European Union at €405,800 (ca. $550,000). The network consists of 12 prominent universities from four continents, the two US partners are Wright State University and Stanford University.