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5th International Fire Behavior + Fuels Conference


12 -15 April 2016 


A highly educational/engaging and entertaining week featuring selected keynote addresses, numerous plenary, concurrent, and poster presentations, panel discussions, vendor exhibits/displays, and other special sessions (e.g. field trips, staff ride) that will advance the knowledge and practice of fire behavior and fuels management in the field of Wildland Fire and support sounds choices in fire management.


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Disaster Management Conference


30-31 May 2016 - Jupiters Gold Coast, QLD


The 2016 Conference continues to grow and offer extensive resources, knowledge and network opportunities to those that work in the Disaster and Emergency Management Community.


The Conference theme "EARTH; FIRE and RAIN" will continue to address planning, response and the introduction of innovative techniques in management of disasters, emergencies and hazards.


The Conference Program will be designed to challenge, inspire, demonstrate and encourage participants while facilitating discussion. The program will include an extensive range of topics with Keynotes, Concurrent Sessions, Panel Discussions and Posters.


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BOINZ Annual Conference & Expo 2016


15 - 18 May - Air Force Museum of New Zealand


The 2016 Building Officials Institute of New Zealand's Annual Conference and Expo is designed for professionals whose work is linked to the building surveying sector.The 2016 Annual Conference & Expo will be held at the Air Force Museum of New Zealand, Wigram, Christchurch, New Zealand from the 15 - 18 May.


They are looking to build a technical programme that encompasses a range of relevant nationwide industry issues, experiences, solutions and innovations that will given delegates an opportunity to gain further insight, knowledge and expertise with the goal to develop member's skills as professionals in their fields.


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BICSI South Pacific "Trust Your Connections" Conference & Exhibition


Monday 23  - 25 May, 2016 -  Dockside Pavilion, Darling Harbour, Sydney


The BICSI conference and exhibition focuses on the importance of the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) infrastructure that distributes information in businesses - Ethernet, IP, Data Centres, Structured Cabling, Optical Fibre, Wireless, Power Over Ethernet, the NBN.

The conference and exhibition is an educational event for all building services professionals - fire, security, HVAC, electrical, data, telecommunications, automation, and AV.

For fire professionals, key benefits of the event are:

-          Seeing the latest IP-based technologies that are being utilised in fire detection, protection and suppression.

-          Learning how ICT infrastructure helps to mitigate business and safety risks in buildings through Code compliance and best practice.

-          Understanding the pathways and spaces for cabling to be reticulated through buildings and the impact it is having on fire barriers and penetrations (conference presentation by FPA Australia)

-          Learning how the "Digital Ceiling" - a revolutionary office environment driven by leading networking, lighting and building services companies - will transform the office of the future,  where everything will be digital and powered on extra-low-voltage date cabling.

-          Discovering how every aspect of our world will be transformed by the "Internet of Things", and how the fire industry needs to prepare for it.


You can attend the conference as a delegate or visit the free exhibition - for details


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The Emergency Management Forum


26 August 2016 - Sydney


After an extremely successful 2015 Forum the Emergency Management Forum is returning to Sydney in 2016

Early Bird Ticket Sales Will Be Released In the Coming Weeks


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ASEC 2016 - Australasian Structural Engineering Conference - The Roles of Structural Engineers


23 - 25 November 2016 - Brisbane Exhibition & Convention Centre


The Australasian Structural Engineers Conference (ASEC) is an initiative of Engineers Australia Structural College.  


It aims to promote Structural Engineering and exchange ideas for advancing the profession among practising structural engineers, students, academia and industry.  ASEC's heritage dates back to 1983, growing a reputation for its practical and research coverage of all things in structural engineering.  


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