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Thursday 6 September 2018 – Day 2

Keynote
Transforming emergency response through innovation

Commissioner, Singapore Civil Defence Force

Keynote
Resilience and vulnerability - two sides of the same coin

First Assistant Secretary, National Resilience Taskforce, Department of Home Affairs
10:45

Morning Tea & Poster Session

Stream 1
Riverside Theatre
Stream 2
Meeting Rooms 1 & 2
Stream 3
Meeting Room 3
Stream 4
River View Room 4
Stream 5
Meeting Room 8
Stream 6 (ADRC)
River View Room 5
Perspectives from outside the sector
Changing for the better
National Fire Danger Ratings
Equipment and fleet
Mental health impact
New directions in resilience thinking
Perspectives from outside the sector
12:45

Lunch

Stream 1
Riverside Theatre
Stream 2
Meeting Rooms 1 & 2
Stream 3
Meeting Room 3
Stream 4
River View Room 4
Stream 5
Meeting Room 8
Stream 6 (ADRC)
River View Room 5
Challenges in the urban environment
Changing lives through volunteering
Organisational change
Land management
Cultural collaboration
Measuring and assessing disaster resilience
Challenges in the urban environment
15:15

Afternoon Tea

Stream 1
Riverside Theatre
Stream 2
Meeting Rooms 1 & 2
Stream 3
Meeting Room 3
Stream 4
River View Room 4
Stream 5
Meeting Room 8
Stream 6 (ADRC)
River View Room 5
Prescribed burning
Volunteer capability and service delivery
Responding to hostile acts
Sector partnerships
Incident management
Enhancing recovery through greater community resilience
Prescribed burning

Panel Discussion
Challenges for prescribed burners in a changing climate

Department for Environment and Water South Australia
Senior Principal Research Scientist, Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions, WA
Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC
Centre of Excellence for Prescribed Burning
US Forest Service
R1SK Consulting
Stream close
18:30

AFAC18 Pre-dinner drinks

19:00

AFAC18 Gala Dinner