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12
Apr

5 Reasons to Attend this Year’s Disaster & Emergency Management Conference

If you’re looking for a vibrant place to connect with old industry colleagues, meet new ones and discover what’s new in the world of disaster and emergency management, you’ve come to the right place. Read on to discover our top five reasons to attend this year’s conference. Hear Amazing Lived-Experience Speakers Amongst nine inspiring keynote

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19
Feb

Join us at the 2018 ANZ Disaster & Emergency Management Conference

Now in its 7th consecutive year, the 2018 Australian and New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference will this year be held over the 21-22 May at The Star Gold Coast.  The ANZDMC continues to grow in both size and reputation and this conference has evolved into the premium event of its type, facilitating professional

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08
Feb

What’s On at the 2018 Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference?

Take a look at what’s on at this year’s Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference and discover who you can meet, what you can learn, and how you can actively contribute to the future of the disaster and emergency management industry.  2018 Keynote Speakers Featured speakers at the Australian & New Zealand Disaster and

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02
Feb

Could You Be A Disaster and Emergency Management Presenter?

Attracting emergency and disaster management practitioners from Australia and New Zealand and further afield, the 2018 Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference continues to grow in both size and reputation, and has evolved into the premium event of its type. Abstract submissions are now open, and we’re looking for talented, inspirational and engaging

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09
Mar

Program announcement: Conference Program now available

The 5th Australian and New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference Program has now been released. With over 90 speakers over two days it offers a not to be missed opportunity to network with peers and examine lessons learnt from recent national and international events through a comprehensive forum. The Conference will be held at

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27
Apr

Disaster & Emergency Management and Search & Rescue Conferences Form Partnership

The Disaster & Emergency Management and Search & Rescue community will come together next week for education, networking and inspiration at the Australian & New Zealand Disaster & Emergency Management and Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conferences 3-6 May at Jupiters Gold Coast. The Conferences have formed a partnership by aligning the dates

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19
Feb

Planning for floods and fires now the recipe for disaster has changed

By Jim McGowan, Griffith University The floods in Queensland and Northern New South Wales and the extensive January bushfires which caused destruction across Tasmania, Victoria and New South Wales confirm that we need to rethink how we plan for, and respond to, natural disasters. Many believed the 2010-11 floods and cyclones in Queensland were an

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17
Feb

Australia’s emergency funding is another disaster waiting to happen

By Rachel Anne Carter, Deakin University The fires that have swept through South Australia over the past few days have destroyed at least 12,000 hectares and up to 38 homes, in what have been described as the worst South Australian conditions since Ash Wednesday in 1983. With the fires still burning, we don’t yet know

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22
Jan

New study shows bushfire risk rising for Yarra Ranges towns

NEW research has shown Yarra Ranges towns are likely to face an increased risk of major bushfires in the coming years, as authorities warn residents to start planning for the worst. The Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning’s strategic bushfire management plan for the region, published last year, used bushfire simulation software to determine

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