Maritime Search and Rescue 2019: Platforms and innovative technology
As search and rescue organisations face harsher conditions, more complex operations and increased responsibility they are now turning to new technologies, advanced platforms and increased collaboration to overcome new and growing challenges.
Now in its fourth year, Maritime Search and Rescue 2019 will be focused on the future of search and rescue investigating new unmanned/autonomous platforms, increasing collaboration and understanding for complex operations such as mass rescue and chemical spills.
The meeting will additionally look at collaborative opportunities for procurement, research and technology, including communications, command and control and deployment of new/ different platforms to enable faster, safer rescues.
Coastguards, First Response, Ship Operators and Government Agencies will receive free entry.
“Maritime Search and Rescue is important because it brings together complimentary disciplines, and it is important to have your core professionals, research, academia and industry in the same room” – Chris Reynolds, Director, Irish Coast Guard