SAR Conference Estonia - 2018

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Estonian Police and Border Guard cordially invites you to the International Search & Rescue Conference "SAR: Change Favours the Prepared", which will be held on board "Silja Europa" from 26-27 April 2018.

The conference will be held in English, and will focus on practices in maritime search and rescue both in Estonia and at international level.

The conference includes roundtrip ticket, accommodation and meals on board.

The conference starts on 26th April 2018 at 12:00. Departure of the ferry is planned at 12:30 from Estonia, Tallinn, Port D Terminal. The conference ends on 27th April 2018 at 11:00.

The complete agenda of the conference will be published on the Police and Border Guard website: in March 2018.

Maritime search and rescue is presently at the centre of attention due to the increase in the number of pelasure crafts, and the rising number of maritime accidents.

There is a ongoing global debate on developing more effective mass rescue operations and a response to chemical accidents at sea, while engaging key stakeholders and keeping abreast of thecnological developments in the field.

The key topics of the conference will be:

- Technology and SAR Operations
- International and Regional Cooperation
- Response to SAR Incidents
- ChemSAR and MIRG Projects
- Psychological Aspects of SAR Activities
- CyberSecurity

The conference presents a unique opportunity to meet and interact with search and rescue practitioners, both professionals and volunteers, across the sector. Working language of the conference is English.

Attendance fee is €150 per person. The package for participants may be booked directly via Tallink (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) with the preferrential rate promotional code "SARconference".

Participants are invited to register their attendance at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 31st March 2018 the latest.

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Event Date 26 April 2018 - 12:30 pm
Event End Date 27 April 2018 - 11:00 am
Silja Europa - Port D Terminal - Tallinn - Estonia
Old City Harbor (Port of Tallinn), 10111 Tallinn, Estonia
Silja Europa - Port D Terminal - Tallinn - Estonia

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