FireScout AX shines at the Wildland Urban Interface Conference

April 3, 2024

FireScout AX showcases wildfire prevention technology in Reno

FireScout AX has announced its success at the Wildland Urban Interface (WUI) Conference in Reno, NV.

The event, which ran from March 26th to March 27th, 2024, at the Peppermill Resort, was an opportunity for FireScout AX to present its solutions and interact with industry professionals.

The company’s presentation, led by President and CEO Michael Plaksin, was titled “Beyond Borders – FireScout AI, the Global Leader in Wildfire Mitigation” and highlighted their global approach to combating wildfires.

Engaging discussions and collaborative efforts highlighted

The Solutions Session, hosted by FireScout AX on March 26th, attracted over 100 attendees, demonstrating significant interest in wildfire mitigation efforts.

The session facilitated discussions on the importance of collaboration in preventing and managing wildfires.

Michael Plaksin expressed his enthusiasm about the participation: “We are thrilled by the overwhelming engagement and commitments generated at the WUI Conference.

“The robust discussions and shared commitment to addressing the wildfire crisis further reinforce our belief in the power of technology and collaboration to make a meaningful difference.”

FireScout AX acknowledges support and looks to the future

FireScout AX expressed gratitude towards all attendees of the conference for their active involvement and interest in pioneering wildfire prevention technologies.

Special appreciation was extended to Shawn Boon and Lisa Yonkers from the International Association of Fire Chiefs (IAFC) for their hospitality.

The company is keen on continuing its collaboration with stakeholders to advance innovative solutions for wildfire mitigation globally.

About FireScout AX

Founded in 2016, AX is an artificial intelligence Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company specializing in wildfire detection and various forms of visual AI technology.

FireScout, their flagship wildfire detection SaaS, employs AI to detect wildfires in real-time, integrating seamlessly with existing camera and monitoring systems.

Currently utilized on over 1,000 cameras across the Western United States, FireScout is considered a leading standard in AI for disaster prevention in wildfire management.

FSJA Comment

The successful participation of FireScout AX at the WUI Conference in Reno highlights the growing emphasis on innovative technologies in combating the escalating challenge of wildfires.

The engagement and discussions that took place underscore the urgent need for a collective approach to wildfire mitigation.

By fostering collaboration among various stakeholders, FireScout AX’s efforts contribute to the development of effective strategies and technologies aimed at protecting communities and ecosystems from the devastating effects of wildfires.

This initiative is a step forward in harnessing the potential of AI and technological advancements for disaster prevention and management, emphasizing the critical role of innovation in enhancing safety and preparedness.

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