Australasian Natural Hazards Management Conference

Australasian Natural Hazards
Management Conference
From Warnings to Response and Recovery



Conference Details
2010 Conference
Past Conferences:
Melbourne 2009
Wellington 2008
Brisbane 2007
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The Australasian Natural Hazards Management Conference

The Australasian Hazards Management Conference is run annually, alternating between locations in New Zealand and Australia.

The conference provides a forum to discuss the integration of hazard information into effective risk management, including:

o �Applying hazard information to best practice planning
o �Developing effective warning systems
o �Improved response and recovery from events
o �Creating resilient communities through integrating science into practice

Our target audience is: Emergency managers, planners, risk assessors, asset and utility managers, natural hazards researchers and scientists.

The next conference will be held in Wellington, New Zealand in August 2009
. For information on our August 2010 conference, please visit the Wellington, 2010 page.


2010 Australasian Natural Hazards Management Conference Programme Released

The programme for the 2010 Australasian Hazards Management Conference has been released. The programme contains:

  • Conference Timetable
  • General conference Information, including accommodation, registration, refunds, and childcare
  • Sponsorship and Trade Display information
  • Social Events schedule
  • Workshop descriptions
  • Registration Form

  • Download Conference Program (PDF, 1.3mb)

Call for papers and poster

If you are interested in speaking please send an abstract of the proposed talk by 1 April 2010. The programme will be selected after that date and confirmed by May 2010 and will be available on the conference web page. Participants are invited to present posters. Dedicated poster sessions have been scheduled. Those presenting posters must submit abstracts by email as attached files (MS Word) by 4 June 2010 to [email protected]

Abstracts should be formatted as follows:

  • A4 format
  • One page only
  • Text within frame 160 mm by 230 mm high
  • 12 pt type, Justified
  • Poster title in upper case, bold, align left, followed on separate lines by authors name(s)
  • Bold, organisation(s), address and emails