Tomorrow opens the Conference “IPRED” Conference, the first of its kind to address and respond to a disaster event led by the home front command and the Ministry of health
Tomorrow, Monday, January 11, 2010, will open the Conference “IPRED”-the first International Conference for preparedness and response to emergencies and disasters. The Conference will take place at the Tel Aviv Hilton “between
The dates 11-14 January 2010. The first two days of the Conference will be devoted to presentation and discussion
In various areas of dealing with emergencies. In the last two days of the Conference will be held
Large-scale biological exercise to be held in Tel Aviv (exercise “orange” flame-out below).
The Conference will focus on new developments in various components of preparedness and response to emergencies
And disaster, including introducing lessons from significant events that have occurred in recent years, in which participated the first responders and emergency organizations from the field to the daughter.
The Conference will feature hundreds of senior officials from Israel and abroad, including guest lecturers from leading worldwide, including:
Arjun, India-katos is responsible on behalf of coordinating initial UNDAC aiding in disaster situations Mr. katos participated and assisted in over 140 emergency disaster events worldwide.
• Dr. Kristi Koenig, USA-international expert in the field of Homeland Security, emergency and disaster medicine and management.
Is a joint initiative of the home front command and the Ministry of health. In addition, the Health Organization
(WHO) met in the importance of this unique Conference and gave his patronage.
The opening session will take place on Monday, January 11, 2010 at 8:45 am at the Hilton Tel Aviv hotel. As part of the open carry stuff from the home front command Commander, Gen. Yair Golan, Director of the Health Ministry Dr. Eitan Hai-am say Ron huldai, Mayor of Tel Aviv.
The home front command, in cooperation with the Ministry of health will continue to increase preparedness at all health organizations and emergency assistance by sharing information fora with parallel organisations worldwide.
For more information about the Conference and the programme, please contact to WWW.IPRED.CO.IL
Translated from Hebrew