Australia and New Zealand Disaster and Emergency Management Conference

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Themed ‘leadership, communication and community engagement’, this conference will be a platform to share ideas, acquire skills and develop strategies to improve search and rescue operations, better connect with professionals across different sectors and utilise the latest technologies available in the industry. This program is designed for professionals working in all areas of disaster planning, emergency management, defence, and search and rescue. 

Topics include:

  • How ready were we as a nation for COVID-19?
  • Leadership in times of crisis
  • The 2019/20 NSW bushfire emergency: lessons learned from a leadership, communication and community engagement perspective
  • Let's talk about you: mental health for frontline and emergency workers

Keynote speakers include:

  • Steve Gollschewski, Deputy Commissioner, Southern Queensland at Queensland Police Service
  • Senator Jim Molan, AO DSC, Parliament of Australia
  • Shane Fitzsimmons, Commissioner at NSW Resilience
  • Rhys Jones, CEO at Fire and Emergency New Zealand

Download an information pack here and view the program here.

Venue: RACV Royal Pines Resort
Location: Ross St, Benowa, Qld
Dates:  October 1 - 2, 2020
Event Manager:    ANZDMC
Phone: 07 5502 2068