Under the conference theme Mitigation – Response – Recovery: Getting the balance right, the conference will be co-produced with the Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC.
AFAC16 will be held in Brisbane from Tuesday 30 August to Thursday 1 September 2016 – afacconference.com.au/
Emergency and disaster management has advanced dramatically over the past five years with fire and emergency service agencies worldwide implementing new and innovative ways to mitigate and respond to disasters.
Recent worldwide catastrophic events have identified the need for better recovery capability. AFAC16 will explore how agencies are getting the balance right, within new, diverse, inclusive multi agency disaster management services.