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A Conference For All Disaster & Emergency Management Professionals

Greater Leadership, Planning & Preparation

The size, severity, timing, location and impact of disasters and emergencies are difficult to predict.

Gain the skills and knowledge to better coordinate management, leadership, and community driven activities at the 2021 Disaster & Emergency Management Conference. 

This annual event is designed for all leaders, change-makers and workers in the disaster and emergency management sector.

Hear from keynote speakers, sector representatives and lived-experience speakers, expand your connections, and discover how you can improve current industry operations.

12 July

Day 1

13 July

Day 2

Why Attend? Improve the Way You Approach Planning, Response & Prevention

Gain practical skills and knowledge to reduce the risk and impact of disasters and emergencies, now and into the future.

Register

Choose your registration type and secure your spot

Attend

Hear from renowned keynote speakers, gain practical insight & connect with fellow industry leaders

Make a Change

Leave equipped with the tools you need to better plan, prepare and respond to emergencies, disasters and rescue operations.

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Conference Highlights

Keynote & Concurrent Speakers

Hear from sector leaders as they present research, case studies and lived-experience insight.

Workshops

Get hands-on with practical skills and techniques for helping others and yourself.

Poster Displays

Meet face to face with poster presenters and gain greater insight on industry developments.

Exhibitor & Sponsor Hall

Discover the latest products, services and innovations in an interactive display hall.

Panel Discussions

Go in depth with well-rounded discussions on specific areas of disaster & emergency management.

Networking Functions

Expand your connections and catch up with colleagues in relaxed, informal surrounds.

Important Dates

Abstracts Close

9 April 2021

Program Available

4 May 2021

Early Bird Prices End

4 June 2021

Uniting Disaster & Emergency Experts 2021 Speakers

Mr Joe Buffone

Director General, Emergency Management Australia, Department of Home Affairs

Mr Greg Mullins – Panel Member

Councillor, Climate Council

Mr Bhiamie Williamson – Panel Member

Research Associate & PhD Candidate, Australian National University

Dr Karen O’Connor

Missions Lead, Minderoo Fire & Flood Resilience

Dr Tony Smith

Medical Director, St John NZ

Ms Adele Saunders

Manager Wellbeing & Psychological Services, St John NZ

Lieutenant General John Frewen DSC AM – Panel Member

Commander, Defence COVID-19 Taskforce, Australian Defence Force

Dr Richard Thornton

CEO, Bushfire & Natural Hazards CRC

Professor Lisa Gibbs – Panel Member

Director, Child & Community Wellbeing Unit, Centre for Health Equity, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health, University of Melbourne

Mr Anthony Frith

Communications Manager, National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA)

Tony Walker

Associate Professor Tony Walker, ASM, Chief Executive Officer, Ambulance Victoria

Ms Georgeina Whelan

Commissioner, ACT Emergency Services

Commissioner Greg Leach

Commissioner, Queensland Fire and Emergency Services

Mr Greg Mullens AO

AFSM, Councillor, Climate Council

Meet with Exhibitors

Discover the latest innovations, technologies and services in disaster, emergency and rescue planning and response.

Expand your Connections

Connect and share your details with professionals across all sectors of disaster and emergency management.

Our Supporters Conference Sponsors

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EARLY BIRD $925

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IN-PERSON

$999 + GST

$840.57 + GST per person when you register as a group of 4. Choose the group option during registration.

Discounted accommodation and breakfast rates

Access to conference app

9 keynote presentations

Over 80 engaging presentations from industry experts

Complete online access to audio and visual presentations for 30 days (provided 5 business days post-event)

5 star conference catering package

Access to exclusive networking functions

Printed copy of conference handbook

Exposure of your organisation

Plus, chances to win great prizes!

 

VIRTUAL

$399 + GST

$224.75 + GST per person when you register as a group of 4. Choose the group option during registration.

Live streaming of all keynote presenters

Live streaming of all plenary sessions over the two day conference period

Complete online access to audio and visual presentations for 30 days (provided 5 business days post-event)

Hours towards CPD points

Certificate of attendance

Access to all audio and visual presentations will be made available 72 hours after the conference has taken place, and will expire 30 days after access has been granted. Options to extend access will also be made available after 30 days.

 

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$620 + GST

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Discounted accommodation and breakfast rates

Access to conference app

9 keynote presentations

Over 80 engaging presentations from industry experts

Complete online access to audio and visual presentations for 30 days (provided 5 business days post-event)

5 star conference catering package

Access to exclusive networking functions

Printed copy of conference handbook

Exposure of your organisation

Plus, chances to win great prizes!

Conditions apply

Concerned About COVID? We've Got You Covered COVID-19 Safe Plan

The Australian & New Zealand Disaster & Emergency Management Conference has worked closely with Queensland Health to safely execute this event.

We look forward to welcoming you the conference, however due to the changed conditions under COVID-19 we ask that you read and understand the important information below.

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EARLY BIRD $925

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