TIEMS Week 2013 with TIEMS Annual Conference 2013

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
North of Marseille
Basic Information
Date: 
01/10/2013 - 04/10/2013
Venue: 
French Fire Brigade new Training Academy
Venue Country: 
France
Event Organisers: 

The International Emergency Management Society (TIEMS)

Language of event: 
English

The main topic is "Robotics in Emergency and Disaster Management"
Papers on innovative solutions for improved preparedness and mitigation are also invited!
Deadline for submission of abstract is 15th May!

 
Send submission to khdrager@online.no until conference management system is online!
 
 

Preliminary Program

Tuesday 1 October

In the morning, visit of Bouches-du-Rhone Fire Department HQ in Marseilles dedicated to forest fires, floods and EMS crisis management. In addition, presentation of advanced technologies and UGV UAV use.

Lunch

In the afternoon, visit to the regional (Southern France) civil protection HQ in Aix en Provence dedicated to forest fires, floods and EMS crisis management. In addition, presentation of the national water bombers aircraft management.

Wednesday 2 October

In the morning, visit and demo of the Hazmat team of Bouches-du-Rhone Fire Department (BDRFD), including UGV use.

Lunch

In the afternoon, visit to the BDRFD School with demonstration of simulation tools during a training session, involving 12 trainees in the same virtual environment.

Evening Social Event

Thursday 3 October

The Conference will take place at the Fire School pedagogic building. It will be an opening session with authoritative speakers and keynote presentations.

Showroom for specialized tools

TIEMS Annual General Meeting

Presentation of submitted and approved papers

Lunch

Presentations of submitted and approved papers followed by a discussion, and Q&A session.

TIEMS Gala Dinner

Friday 4 October

The event will take place at the Fire School training facilities with demo of the different UGVs.

Showroom for specialized tools

Presentation of submitted and approved papers

Lunch

Wrap up and closing of the conference with TIEMS Week 2013 Declaration.