SAR UAE 2019 PRELIMINARY CONFERENCE PROGRAMME

DAY I - 20 November 2019


Chairman Address
Air Marshal Philip Sturley CB, MBE, BSc, FRAeS, RAF (Retd), UK

Welcome Address
Stephen A. Toumajan, General Manager, National Search and Rescue Center, UAE

Training Academy for Search and Rescue
Lt. Commander Richard Burke, National Search and Rescue Centre, UAE

R&D Trends in Search & Rescue
Speaker TBC

Communications Trends 

Peter Broadhurst, Senior Vice President of Safety & Security Services, Inmarsat Maritime, UK  

Integrating MRCC, ARCC & MCC Aviation Support Activities

Dougie MacDonald, recently Head of Aviation Operations, Maritime & Coastguard Agency, UK  
 

Training Standards / Model Course Development for a JRCC 
Speaker TBC 


Question & Answer Session

Chairman’s Closing Remarks

DAY II - 21  November 2019

Chairman Address
 Air Marshal Philip Sturley CB, MBE, BSc, FRAeS, RAF (Retd), UK

NZ JRCC Organisation Approach
Nigel Clifford, Deputy Director Safety & Response Systems and Paul Craven, Deputy Manager (Operations), Maritime New Zealand, New Zealand 

Developing SAR Training Requirements 
Speaker TBC


UAE Mission Control Center

Yousef al Ali, National Search and Rescue Center, United Arab Emirates  (confirmed)

ViDAR Capability Updates
Speaker TBC

Question & Answer Session

Chairman’s Closing Remarks