Present at the 2019 Australian & New Zealand Disaster & Emergency Management Conference 

The 8th Australian & New Zealand Disaster & Emergency Management Conference will be held at RACV Royal Pines Resort, Gold Coast on Wednesday 12 & Thursday 13 June 2019.  

The annual conference will provide a two day educational program to facilitate presentations and conversations on  the effects of climate extremes, government contribution and influence, communication, collaboration and preparedness throughout the Disaster and Emergency Management Sector.

The 2019 program will incorporate nine keynote speakers and over 70 concurrent presenters giving you an opportunity to collaborate, network and learn from like minded professionals.  This conference promotes and encourages participation from all parts of the sector towards a shared appreciation and learning of the successes and challenges of disasters and emergencies.

The Australian & New Zealand Search & Rescue Conference will be held on Friday 14 June 2019.

Conference Topics

  • Climate Extremes
  • Government Influence
  • Communication and Collaboration
  • Preparedness
  • Open Topics

In 2018 the conference hosted over 520 delegates, over 100 presentations, over 40 sponsors, exhibitors and advertisers and had over 270 unique organisations collaborate on disaster and emergency management practice, services and strategies. This is THE event in the Disaster and Emergency Management within Australian and New Zealand!

For more information on the 2019 Australian & New Zealand Disaster & Emergency Management Conference, to submit your abstract to be considered for presentation or to secure your spot please visit