What is included in the event fee
- Two days of regular sessions
- Coffee breaks and lunch
- Conference dinner and entertainment
EVENT - Beta
MAIN ORGANIZER(S): Emergency Media and Public Affairs
University of Auckland
Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 22 - 23 May 2014 Location: New Zealand, Auckland Venue: Heritage Hotel, 35 Hobson Street, Auckland Central
An Auckland Council-sponsored disaster communication conference will be held in Auckland in May.
Attendees will hear some of the world’s leading disaster communications professionals, including Denis McLean, Chief of Communications for the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, discuss their experiences and give advice and tips on how to lead the community through a disaster.
Auckland Council is working with Australian not-for-profit group Emergency Media and Public Affairs (EMPA) to bring the conference to New Zealand for the first time.
Any proceeds will be channelled into research on communicating more effectively with communities during emergencies and in recovery.
Keynote speakers include:
The two-day programme also includes:
Event website: http://www.emergencymedia.org/site/conferences_nz.htm
Short URL: http://www.preventionweb.net/go/36187