Training Announcements

Iceland Search and Rescue Conference

When:  Syrotuck Symposium: October 10th and 11th , 2018

             RESCUE 18 conference will be held on October 12th – 14th, 2018

Where: Harpa conference and concert hall in the heart of Reykjavik, Iceland


Edited announcement follows: 


You can find information about the conference and the Syrotuck Symposium onL and the conference Facebook page


RESCUE 2018 is an international search and rescue conference with over 50 lectures in four lecture halls from experts from all over the world, interesting pre-conference courses and a variety of exciting off-venue activities. The attendance to the conference has been growing a lot the past conferences and the last two conferences the total attendance has been over 1000 persons each conference.


As a gesture for our foreign guests, many lectures will be held in English and the Icelandic lectures will of course be translated to English. That way, all our participants can gain as much as possible from the lectures they attend.


You can participate in an exciting pre-conference courses, dip into the Blue Lagoon and have a dinner after with friends and colleagues. On Monday after the conference there will be a SuperJeep tour up to the Icelandic Highlands or on a glacier.


That way you can make the most of your trip to Iceland!


Comments from guests that attended previous RESCUE conferences:


“ICE-SAR is utterly professional, wonderful hosts. Loved the two day pre-conference trip into the mountains.”


“Great speakers with impressive experience and knowledge.”


“Incredibly well organized, especially the pre-conference support for foreign attendees.”


If you have any questions or comments please feel free to contact me by email or phone at any time, my contact information is below in my signature.


Með kveðju / Best regards,


Dagbjartur Kr. Brynjarsson
Skólastjóri / Director

Björgunarskóli / Rescue School

Slysavarnafélagið Landsbjörg / ICE-SAR

Tel: +354 5705900 - Fax: +354 5705901 
Dir: +354 5705922 - Mobile: +354 6599099
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