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Using AR to support cross-organisational collaboration in dynamic tasks

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Using AR to support cross-organisational collaboration in dynamic tasks
This paper presents a study where Augmented Reality (AR) technology has been used as a tool for supporting collaboration between the rescue services, the police and military personnel in a crisis management scenario. There are few studies on how AR systems should be designed to improve cooperation between actors from different organizations while at the same time support individual needs. In the present study an AR system was utilized for supporting joint planning tasks by providing organisation-specific views of a shared working. The study involved a simulated emergency event conducted in close to real settings with representatives from the organisations for which the system is developed. As a baseline, a series of trials without the AR system was carried out. Results show that the users were positive towards the AR system, and would like to use it in real work. They also experience some performance benefits of using the AR system compared to their traditional tools. Finally, the p...
Susanna Nilsson, Björn J. E. Johansson, Arne
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Type Conference
Year 2009
Where ISMAR
Authors Susanna Nilsson, Björn J. E. Johansson, Arne Jönsson
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