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ICAR 2019 Convention / Call for Papers

Presentations in Technical ICAR Commission Meetings upon ICAR Conventions do require prior approval of the respective ICAR Commission President. Submission deadline is August 10, 2019.

ICAR 2018 Convention / Highlights Video

Have a look at the ICAR 2018 France Highlights Video produced for ICAR by Topograph Media, with great thanks to the loyal 2018 ICAR Media Production Partners PETZL, PMI & TYROMONT, click to access

New ICAR Partnership with Centum Research & Technology S.L. / Lifeseeker (Spain)

January 2019, new partnership as ICAR Supporting Partner / Manufacturer & Retail/Service Provider (external link).

New ICAR Partnership with My ICE Info AB / twICEme (Sweden)

January 2019, new partnership as ICAR Supporting Partner / Manufacturer & Retail/Service Provider (external link).

New ICAR Partnership with Rocksnake GmbH & Co KG (Austria)

January 2019, new partnership as ICAR Supporting Partner / Manufacturer & Retail/Service Provider (external link).

New ICAR Member: NSW-SES - New South Wales State Emergency Service (Australia)

October 2018, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B2-type membership at its 70th annual meeting 2018 in Chamonix, France (external link).

New ICAR Member: NLA - Norsk Luftambulanse AS (Norway)

October 2018, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B1-type membership at its 70th annual meeting 2018 in Chamonix, France (external link).

New ICAR Member: RNoAF-330SQN - Royal Norwegian Air Force / 330 Squadron (Norway)

October 2018, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B1-type membership at its 70th annual meeting 2018 in Chamonix, France (external links).

New ICAR Member: AMMR - Association for Mountain Medical Rescue (Japan)

October 2018, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B2-type membership at its 70th annual meeting 2018 in Chamonix, France (external link).

New ICAR Member: LPR - Lotnicze Pogotowie Ratunkowe (Poland)

October 2018, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B2-type membership at its 70th annual meeting 2018 in Chamonix, France (external link).

New ICAR Member: NCRC - National Cave Rescue Commission (USA)

October 2018, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B2-type membership at its 70th annual meeting 2018 in Chamonix, France (external link).

New ICAR Member: GC-GREIM - Guardia Civil / Grupo de Rescate e Intervención en Montaña (Spain)

October 2018, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves A-type membership at its 70th annual meeting 2018 in Chamonix, France (external link).

New ICAR Member: NSP - National Ski Patrol (USA)

October 2018, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B2-type membership at its 70th annual meeting 2018 in Chamonix, France (external link).

New ICAR Honorary Member: Patrick Fauchère (Switzerland)

October 2018, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves D-type membership at its 70th annual meeting 2018 in Chamonix, France (former President of ICAR-AIR, the Air Rescue Commission).

New President of ICAR-AIR, the Air Rescue Commission: Charley Shimanski (MRA, USA)

October 2018, elected into the ICAR Executive Board by the ICAR Assembly of Delegates at its 70th annual meeting 2018 in Chamonix, France (succeeding Patrick Fauchère), click for details...

New ICAR Member: UNIB - Universitäres Notfallzentrum Inselspital Bern (Switzerland)

August 2018, the ICAR Executive Board approves E-type membership at its meeting BOA 2018-02 (external link).

ICAR Data Privacy Policy Update

May 25, 2018: With the new General Data Protection Regulation GDPR taking effect, we have updated our legal notice and added our data privacy policy, please click to access...

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CMC 2019 Rescue School Calendar

For rescue and rope access professionals looking to enhance their skills and training, provided by our ICAR Partner CMC (external links).

14th European Annual Symposium EU Funds 2019

March 25-27, 2019 in Berlin, Germany. Organized by the European Academy for Taxes, Economics & Law (external link).

GRIMP™ North America: International Rescue Skills Challenge

March 28-30, 2019 on Battleship USS Iowa at waterfront in San Pedro, Los Angeles, California, USA. Organized by our ICAR Partner CMC, USA (external link).

27th AAE Associations World Congress 2019

April 7-9, 2019 at Gothia Towers in Gothenburg, Sweden. Organized by AAE the Association of Association Executives (external link).

IMEX Frankfurt 2019

May 21-23, 2019 at Messe in Frankfurt, Germany. The worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events (external link).

MRA 2019 National Spring Conference

June 5-9, 2019 at Timberline Lodge in Mount Hood, Oregon, USA. Organized by our Member MRA, USA (external link).

8th Arc'teryx Alpine Academy 2019

July 4-7, 2019 in Chamonix, France. Organized by our Partner Arc'teryx (external link).

ISPO Shanghai 2019

July 5-7, 2019 at Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) in Shanghai, China. Sports Market Platform for Innovation, Marketing, Networking and Communication (external link).

OTS 2019 Outdoor Trade Show

July 9-11, 2019 at Event City in Manchester, United Kingdom (external link).

FIPS 2019 Skipatrol World Congress

September 7-14, 2019 in Bariloche, Argentina. Organized by our Member FIPS, Canada. Hosted by Asociación Argentina de Instructores de Esquí, Snowboard y Pisteros Socorristas (external link).

ESS 2019 Emergency Services Show

September 18-19, 2019 at NEC, Hall 5 in Birmingham, United Kingdom (external link).

58th ICCA Congress 2019

October 27-30, 2019 in Houston, Texas, USA. World-class, custom-designed education programme, knowledge and business exchange, meetings industry networking opportunities (external link).

ITRS 2019 International Technical Rescue Symposium

October 31 - November 3, 2019 in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA. ITRS is the leading forum for up-to-date, state-of-the-art, technical rescue information (external link).

UIAA 2019 General Assembly

November 2, 2019 in Cyprus. Organized by our Member UIAA, Switzerland. Hosted by the Mountaineering & Climbing Federation of Cyprus (external link).

Helitech International 2019 Vertical Flight Expo & Conference

November 5-7, 2019 in Farnborough, United Kingdom (external link).

Event Tech Live 2019

November 6-7, 2019 at The Old Truman Brewery, 31 Hanbury Street in London, United Kingdom (external link).

Alpinmesse 2019

November 9-10, 2019 in Innsbruck, Austria (external link).

3rd Allgäuer Bergrettungstag 2020

September 19, 2020 in Bad Hindelang, Germany. Organized by our Member BWB, Germany together with the Mountain Medicine Center of the Immenstadt Clinic, Germany (external link).

ISSW 2020 International Snow Science Workshop

October 4-9, 2020 in Fernie, British Columbia, Canada (external link).