AFAC16 powered by INTERSCHUTZ, the largest emergency management conference and exhibition in Australasia, that concluded yesterday has experienced record breaking attendance. The Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre welcomed over 2,300 emergency management personnel for the conference, who gathered to hear the latest research findings, explore new approaches to disaster management and learn about new life-saving technologies.
A new partnership between AFAC and Deutsche Messe Australia, organisers of the internationally renowned INTERSCHUTZ exhibition held in Germany every five years, contributed to a successful AFAC16 powered by INTERSCHUTZ conference and exhibition.
Stuart Ellis AM, CEO, AFAC is pleased the conference plays an integral role in the continued development of the emergency management sector across Australasia. “AFAC16 provided attendees a valuable opportunity to share knowledge and information, learn from one another and get to know each other. Over three days there were more than 100 engaging presentations and countless insightful and inspiring discussions,” said Stuart Ellis AM, CEO, AFAC.