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 Emergency Management Conference encompass a variety of different working experience in the field. Listen to their experiences and discover new ideas on industry growth and future plans.
2018 Keynote speakers include:
Dr Jeannette Young, Chief Health Officer and Deputy Director-General Prevention Division, Department of Health, Queensland Government
Mr John Yates, Director of Security, Scentre Group & Westfield Corporation
Dr John Bates, Research Director, Bushfire & Natural Disaster CRC
Ms Katarina Carroll, Commissioner, Queensland Fire & Emergency Services (QFES)
Major General Greg Bilton, Deputy Chief of Joint Operations, Department of Defence – Army
Topics of discussion at this year’s Conference include:
- Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)
- Leadership During Emergencies, Crisis Management
- Lessons Learned
- Volunteer Management
- Public/ Private Partnership
- Evidence Based Research
- Support and Wellness
If you want to take a more active approach to these discussion topics, consider submitting an abstract to present. Submissions close Monday 12th February.
If you’re looking for a laid back environment to mix and mingle with like-minded industry professionals, the Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference is hosting a number of social events throughout the Conference period, including a welcome reception and closing drinks function.
As a full registration delegate at this year’s Conference, you receive:
Attendance to Conference sessions and keynote presentations
Conference materials, including handbook and Book of Abstracts (online)
Soft copy of the Book of Proceedings (available after the Conference)
Access to presenter podcasts following the Conference
Meals for the duration of the Conference including morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
Ticket to the Welcome Reception including drinks and canapés
Ticket to the Closing Drinks Function
Secure your seat for the 2018 Australian & New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference today! Register here.