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ICAR 69th Assembly of Delegates 2017

October 21, 2017 at Sport Hotel Village, Soldeu, Andorra. Click to access the invitation, the agenda and the relevant documents available for download.

ICAR 2017 Convention

October 18-21, 2017 in Soldeu, Andorra. Hosted/organized by DEPEIS-GRM Bombers d'Andorra / Grup de Rescat de Muntanya. Click to access.

Improved Content Display for Mobile Devices and smaller Screen Resolutions

June 2017, the way content of this website is displayed has now become responsive, meaning that the same content appears differently depending on the screen resolution of the accessing device.

New ICAR Partnership with Breeze-Eastern LLC

June 2017, new partnership as ICAR Supporting Sponsor / Manufacturer & Retail/Service Provider (external link).

New ICAR Partnership with Exposure Lights / Ultimate Sports Engineering Ltd.

April 2017, new partnership as ICAR Supporting Sponsor / Manufacturer & Retail/Service Provider (external link).

New ICAR Partnership with ORTOVOX Sportartikel GmbH

March 2017, partnership upgraded to ICAR Supporting Sponsor / Manufacturer & Retail/Service Provider (external link).

Prevent our E-Mails & Newsletters from Landing in your Spam Filter

March 2017, to prevent our e-mails/newsletters from landing in your spam filter, add office@ikar.cisa.org and office@alpine-rescue.org to the positive list in your e-mail application (no spam).

UIAA General Assembly 2017

October 21, 2017 in Shiraz, Iran. Hosted by the I.R. Iran Mountaineering and Sport Climbing Federation.

ICCA World Congress 2017

November 12-15, 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic.

GRIMM Congrès International de Médecine de Montagne 2018

January 17-21, 2018 in Champéry, Switzerland. Organized by GRIMM Groupe d'Intervention Médicale en Montagne, Valais, Switzerland.

FIPS 2018 Skipatrol World Congress

January 20-27, 2018 in Rosa Khutor (near Sochi), Russia. Organized by our member FIPS, Canada. Hosted by Russian Rescue & Rosa Khutor, Russia (external link).

Swiss Emergency Medicine Congress 2018

May 25-26, 2018 in Berne, Switzerland. Organized by VRS, Switzerland. Supported by SGNOR & IVR Switzerland.

Airmed 2018 World Congress

June 12-14, 2018 in Warsaw, Poland. Organized by our member EHAC, Germany.

BWB 2nd Allgäuer Bergrettungstag 2018

September 29, 2018 in Bad Hindelang, Germany. Organized by our member BWB, Germany together with the Mountain Medicine Center of the Immenstadt Clinic, Germany.

UIAA General Assembly 2018

October 2, 2018 in Mongolia. Organized by our member UIAA.

ISSW 2018 International Snow Science Workshop

October 7-12, 2018 in Innsbruck, Austria.

ISMM 2018 World Congress

November 21-24, 2018 in Kathmandu, Nepal. Organized by our members ISMM, Canada & EURAC, Italy & HRA, Nepal.

New ICAR Member: DAF-JKCMOX - Dutch Armed Forces / Joint Centre of Competence for Military Operation

January 2017, the ICAR Executive Board approves C-type membership at its meeting 2017-01 (external link).

New ICAR Member: ISMM - International Society for Mountain Medicine

January 2017, the ICAR Executive Board approves C-type membership at its meeting 2017-01 (external link).

ICAR 2016 Convention - Videos

Have a look at Highlight Videos, Facebook & Instagram postings (in English) of our Convention held October 20-22, 2016 in Borovets, Bulgaria. Provided by Topograph Media (external links).

ICAR 2016 Convention - Visual Impressions

October 19-22, 2016 in Borovets, Bulgaria. Photos & Videos provided by Raphaël Gingins SBS, Marcel Meier ARS, Natalie Hölzl BExMED, Pavel Pavlov BRC, Tom Spycher ICAR Office (external links).

ICAR 2016 Convention - Presentations and Minutes

All available Presentations and Minutes (in English, einige auf Deutsch) of the Commission Meetings and Joint Sessions October 20-22, 2016 in Borovets, Bulgaria are now online.

ICAR 2016 Assembly of Delegates - Minutes

The presentation and the minutes (in English, auf Deutsch, en Français) of the 68th ICAR Assembly of Delegates on October 22, 2016 in Borovets, Bulgaria are now online.

New ICAR Member: CAA - Canadian Avalanche Association

October 2016, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: ASBG - Asociation Sociocultural Bombeiros de Galicia

October 2016, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: SAS - Silverton Avalanche School

October 2016, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: RCS - Red Cross of Serbia

October 2016, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: NARG - Norske Alpine Redningsgrupper

October 2016, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: KARA - Korean Alpine Rescue Association

October 2016, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves A-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: TCSAR - Teton County Search and Rescue

October 2016, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves A-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: CARDA - Canadian Avalanche Rescue Dog Association

October 2016, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves B-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: SMA - Swedish Maritime Administration

October 2016, the ICAR Assembly of Delegates approves A-type membership at its annual meeting (external link).

New ICAR Member: SBO - Svenska Bergsguideorganisationen

August 2016, the ICAR Executive Board approves C-type membership at its meeting 2016-02 (external link).

New ICAR Member: MAPMR - Macedonian Association for Protection and Mountain Rescue Asclepius

August 2016, the ICAR Executive Board approves C-type membership at its meeting 2016-02 (external link).