Maritime Search & Rescue
Search and rescue (SAR) has never been more in the spotlight with numerous high profile incidents and innovations leading to a re-evaluation of objectives and capabilities. Priorities include a more effective approach to mass rescue operations highlighted by the Mediterranean crisis, development of new SAR technology, managing multiple parties and nations along with the role of industry.
Maritime Search and Rescue 2016 will provide an international forum for Coast Guards, Governments, response agencies, regulatory bodies, ship operators and industry to discuss the key issues and potential future solutions. With senior officials and high profile decision makers in attendance, this event will analyse the important issues when it comes to Maritime Search and Rescue.
Key topics include:
- Coordinating a multi-national SAR response
- First response vessels
- Mass rescue operations
- The role of aircraft in SAR
- The importance of emerging technologies
- Communication systems during a crisis
- Modern SAR and future requirements