Integrated Safety Pilot Region (INSPIRE)
Integrated Safety Pilot Region (INSPIRE)
Smart Home/Building
Smart Home/Building
Person Flow Measurement
Person Flow Measurement
Social Media
Social Media

INSPIRE contributes to the networking of innovative technologies for civil security. Existing solutions and potential new developments will be linked. The subprojects Social Media, Smart Home/Building, UAVs and Personal Flow Measurement provide examples.

Open Source

INSPIRE follows the approach of open interfaces and uses free software. Central technical project results, e.g. INSPIRE.hub and are also provided as free software. The project is based on formal and informal standards.

Pilot Project

INSPIRE will be established as a pilot project in Paderborn. This is used to demonstrate the project results practically and to test the usability practically. For this purpose, large events in Paderborn (e.g. football matches, folk festivals or music festivals) are used.


safety innovation center gGmbH (Coordination)

in Cooperation with

Universität Paderborn, C.I.K.

Symcon GmbH

RTB GmbH & Co. KG

CONDOR Multicopter & Drones GmbH


Real laboratory in the INSPIRE research project shows digital networking of the fire department

Just over two years ago, the starting signal was given for the “Integrated Security Pilot Region” (INSPIRE). The aim of the project is to integrate various individual solutions in civil security and to demonstrate them in a pilot operation in Paderborn. The pilot operation should enable transferability to other regions. …

Our INSPIRE video is out!

Our video on the Integrated Security Pilot Region (INSPIRE) is out! You can find it here and at: #safetypaderborn #digitalisierung #safety #paderborn #feuerwehr #gefahrenabwehr

Paderborn Fire Department tests the use of drones with the INSPIRE research project

On the 18.08.2021, test flights of a drone will take place in the surroundings of the Fire and Rescue Station North as part of the research project Integrated Safety Pilot Region (INSPIRE). The test flights will be carried out together with the project coordinator, safety innovation center e.V., and those …

Integrated safety pilot region provides digital support for firefighters in operations

Firefighting exercise demonstrates potential of digitization in civil emergency response Firefighters and other emergency response organizations need fast, easy and targeted access to all relevant information in order to be able to provide the best possible assistance to the population at all times. Many individual digital solutions are only of …

INSPIRE Exercise in May

Finally on May 26, 2021, the INSPIRE exercise planned long in advance will take place. The focus will be on a fire operation in which the fire department’s incident commander will be supported by the The app networks existing information on the incident from various sources and makes it …

INSPIRE at the 3rd Virtual Conference “Digitization in Communities – Smart City regionally, nationally and internationally”

On March 30, 2021, the 3rd virtual conference took place under the motto “Digitization in Communities – Smart City regionally, nationally and internationally”. In addition to the development and implementation of digital pilot projects, the focus here was on the continuous exchange with communities in North Rhine-Westphalia. The first focus …

INSPIRE at the event „Digital Services – from Communes for Communes“

On the 19.11.2020, the Digital Model Region East Westphalia-Lippe hosted the virtual event series entitled “Digital Services – from communes for communes”. The series was initiated by the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Innovation, Digitalisation and Energy of the State of NRW (MWIDE) and KDN, the association of municipal IT service …