Fire & Climate: Impacts, Issues & Futures | Natural Hazards Research Australia

Fire & Climate: Impacts, Issues & Futures

Research theme
  • Learning from disasters
  • Operational response and innovation
  • Situational awareness
  • Sustainable, safe and healthy natural landscapes

Natural Hazards Research Australia is proud to partner with the International Association of Wildland Fire for the 2022 Fire & Climate conference. 

Taking place in Pasadena (USA) in May and Melbourne (Australia) in June, this global conference is bringing attention to the most important forces shaping wildland fire today and will better prepare us to focus and respond to the formidable challenges of the future. 

Keynote speakers at the Melbourne event will include:

  • Joe Buffone, Director-General, Emergency Management Australia
  • Dr Sophie Lewis, ACT Commissioner for Sustainability and the Environment
  • Vicki Woodburn, Group Executive, Australian Climate Service/Bureau of Meteorology 
  • Amy Christianson, Fire Research Scientist, Canada Fire Service

The Call for Presentations is now closed.

Registrations are now open.

Find out more about this event here