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ICAR Convention 2016 / Registration is open now

October 19-22, 2016 in Borovets, Bulgaria. Standard registration rate available until September 16, 2016. Click to access the convention website and registration (external link).

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.

ICAR Convention 2016 / Conference Program

October 19-22, 2016 in Borovets, Bulgaria.

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.

ISSW International Snow Science Workshop

October 3-7, 2016 in Breckenridge, Colorado, USA. ICAR-AVA will be present (external link).

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: 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: 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: 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: 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: 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: NF - Norsk Folkehjelp

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: 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).

New ICAR Member: UIAA - International Mountaineering and Climbing Federation

January 2015, the ICAR Executive Board approves C-type membership at its meeting 2015-01 (external link).