Media

Online Media Room

Welcome to the AFAC17 Online Media Room. Here you’ll find the latest information, media releases, programs, interview opportunities, downloadable images, videos and much more. For further information or to schedule interviews with any of the keynote or conference speakers, please contact the AFAC17 PR team at Zadro:

Jessica McLean, Senior Account Coordinator
+61 2 9212 7867 | +61 400 433 182 | [email protected]

Sammy Dalglish, Group Account Director
+61 2 9212 7867 | +61 430 343 621 | [email protected]

Media passes are available:
Please send your full name, position and publication to Jessica. Limited broadcast vans can be accommodated onsite, secure yours by emailing Jessica.

Interviews are available pre, during and after AFAC17:

  • With all keynote speakers
  • With most conference speakers
  • With Harvey Stockbridge, Managing Director, Deutsche Messe in Australia
  • With Stuart Ellis, CEO, AFAC
  • With Dr Richard Thornton, CEO, Bushfire and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre (Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC)

To book an interview, please contact Jessica or Sammy. 

View the AFAC17 conference program here.

Releases for AFAC17:

31 July 2017 – International expert urges Firefighters to embrace Smart Data
29 June 2017 – Collaboration the key to improving emergency response

 

Please find historical AFAC16 media releases below:

11 August 2016 – HOW RESILIENT IS AUSTRALIA TO DISASTER
19 August 2016 – EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AGENCIES WORKING TOGETHER AHEAD OF 16-17 DISASTER SEASON
26 August 2016 – NEW EMERGENCY RESPONSE TECHNOLOGIES SET TO REDUCE FATALITIES ACROSS AUSTRALIA
29 August 2016 – EMERGENCY SERVICES TO FOCUS ON MITIGATION, RESPONSE & RECOVERY AT CONFERENCE
30 August 2016 – FINAL AFAC16 PROGRAM
30 August 2016 – AFAC16 BROADCAST ALERT
2 September 2016 – BRISBANE HOSTS RECORD BREAKING FIRE & EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT CONFERENCE