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LG Emergency Management Seminar 2019 – Last Chance to register - Circular 37.1

To Chief Executive Officer
Elected Members
Emergency and Risk Management Staff
Employee Relations - Human Resources
General Inspector
Governance Officers
Policy and Strategic Planning Staff
Sustainability Officers
Date 6 September 2019
Contact Scott Loechel
Response Required No
Summary Local Government Emergency Management Seminar – Last Chance to register Thursday 12 & Friday 13 September 2019


The LGA’s Emergency Management Support Unit is hosting a Local Government focused emergency management seminar that aims to:

  • Discuss challenges and opportunities in Local Government Emergency Management;
  • Share new ideas and emerging risks;
  • Explore what stretch thinking and consequence management concepts mean for councils;
  • Introduce new technologies;
  • Consider case studies from emergencies that have impacted local government;
  • Strengthen networks between local government emergency management practitioners.

The seminar will have an integrated exercise spread across both days, looking at an extreme heatwave scenario and its wide-ranging consequences on councils.  The seminar will also include the LGFSG operational readiness information including the seasonal outlook for summer.

‘Meet the Chiefs’

This seminar is also hosting a ‘Meet the Chiefs’ Networking Session as part of the program on the Thursday afternoon. We will hear from and have an opportunity to network with; The Commissioner of South Australia Police, Mr Grant Stevens - The Chief Officer of State Emergency Service – Mr Chris Beattie, Acting Chief Officer of the Country Fire Service – Mr Andrew Stark, Deputy Chief Officer of the Metropolitan Fire Service – Mr Paul Fletcher and The Chief Executive Officer of the SA Fire and Emergency Services Commission – Mr Dominic Lane.

The full program is now available, to view the  program and for registration details click here


For more information please contact Scott Loechel or Michael Arman

(08) 8224 2000 or


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