US Patent No. 10,117,290

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR USING A SITUATIONAL NETWORK


Patent No. 10,117,290
Issue Date October 30, 2018
Title Method And System For Using A Situational Network
Inventorship Thomas Cona, Athens, GA (US)
Patrick T. Igoe, Philadelphia, PA (US)
Leonid Kravets, Philadelphia, PA (US)
Edward A. Ehrlacher, Philadelphia, PA (US)
Assignee RESOURCE CONSORTIUM LIMITED

Claim of US Patent No. 10,117,290

1. A network system for accessing situation related information, the system comprising:a network connection for receiving an indication of an occurrence of a situation;
a situational network formed based on the occurrence of the situation, the situational network including a plurality of participant devices determined to be geographically proximate to the situation, each of the participant devices corresponding to a participant in the situational network;
a second network connection for presenting a roll call query to each of the plurality of participant devices soliciting a reply related to a status of the participant;
a plurality of network connections established for receiving a status response from the participant devices; and
a database for aggregating the status responses from responsive participants into a roll call list.