Effects of Blast and Other Extreme Events Forum 2017

  • Vulnerability and Mitigation
    Special Annual Forum for Practitioners & Researchers
    Day 2, Thursday, 4th May 2017 9.30am – 5pm
    Call for Expression of interest and Registration

    In today’s world, knowledge of Blast and other extreme events is vital. There are many similarities when you consider these extreme events.

    The Blast and other extreme events Forum will provide participants with a valuable overview of case studies, modelling tools and research projects in this area covering terrorist attacks, accidental explosions, mining explosions, floods, earthquakes, bushfires, risk and safety management etc. Leading practitioners, researchers and clients are invited to make presentations or attend.

    The Forum will be informal to maximise networking and information transfer. The Forum will consist of 15 minute presentations (with 10 minutes of questions), and 45 minute panel sessions exploring topics including the future demand for professional services.


    Fees are designed for the Forum to break even. Fees are:

    • $195 (incl GST) for fill-time students
    • $295 (incl GST) for forum presenters
    • $395 (incl GST) for forum delegates

    Program Co-ordinator – Dr Jonathan Tran (University of Melbourne)

    Program Co-Chairs –A/Prof Tuan Ngo (University of Melbourne) Prof. Chengqing Wu (University of Technology, Sydney) and Prof. Priyan Mendis (University of Melbourne)

    Expressions of interest for Presentations (deadline)

    If you are interested in delivering a presentation at the Forum, please email a 100-word summary to Dr Jonathan Tran phuong.tran@unimelb.edu.au by COB Monday, 6th March 2017.


    Contact admin@safeguardingaustraliaevents.com.au

  • Safeguarding Australia 2017

    General registration for the 2017 Conference is now open. Registration closes 4th May 2017.

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