News

ICAR Convention 2016 / Registration is open now

October 19-22, 2016 in Borovets, Bulgaria. Register before June 30, 2016 to get the low Early Bird Rate. Click to access the convention website and registration (external link).

ICAR Convention 2016 / Call for Presentation Papers

General Topic: Search Function - Improving the Search before the Rescue. Please submit your abstracts to the ICAR Commission President concerned latest by July 31, 2016. Click for more details.

ICAR Convention 2016 / Pre-Convention Workshop

October 19, 2016 in Borovets, Bulgaria. Here is some information on the Pre-Convention Workshop, this year under the lead of the ICAR Avalanche Rescue Commission. Click for more details.

Australian & New Zealand Search & Rescue Conference

June 1, 2016 at Jupiters Hotel, Gold Coast, Australia. ICAR supports this ANZSAR event (external link).

EHAC Symposium 2016

June 15-16, 2016 in Baden-Baden, Germany. Organized by our member EHAC European HEMS & Air Ambulance Committee.

7th World Congress of Mountain & Wilderness Medicine

July 29 - August 4, 2016 in Telluride CO, USA. Organized by WMS Wilderness Medical Society on behalf of ISMM International Society for Mountain Medicine. ICAR-MED will be present (external link).

1st Allgäuer Bergrettungstag / Medical & Mountain Rescue Technical Symposium

September 24, 2016 in Allgäu, Germany, organized by our member BWB Bergwacht Bayern & the Center of Mountain Medicine of the Immenstadt Clinic.

Snow and Avalanches

January 2016, Prevention video of our member organization ANENA now available as video on demand online in English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español and Català.

New ICAR Member: FIPS - Fédération Internationale des Patrouilles de Ski

October 2015, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: BExMED - Deutsche Gesellschaft für Berg- und Expeditionsmedizin e.V.

October 2015, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: NF - Norsk Folkehjelp

October 2015, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: CHUV - Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois / Emergency Service

October 2015, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: NFS - Norsk Fjellmedisinsk Selskap

October 2015, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: BMRS - Bulgarian Mountain Rescue Service

October 2015, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves A-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: CMA - Chinese Mountaineering Association

October 2015, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves A-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: GSSuBIH - Savez gorskih službi spašavanja u Bosni i Hercegovini

October 2015, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves A-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: JMGA - Japan Mountain Guides Association

October 2015, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves A-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: ACNA - Associació per al Coneixement de la Neu i les Allaus

August 2015, the ICAR Executive Board approves C-type membership at its meeting 2015-02 (external link).

New ICAR Member: AC - Avalanche Canada

August 2015, the ICAR Executive Board approves C-type membership at its meeting 2015-02 (external link).

New ICAR Member: ASV - Alpine SAR Victoria

August 2015, the ICAR Executive Board approves C-type membership at its meeting 2015-02 (external link).