From the Floodplain Conference website:
The FMA Conference has been held annually for over 50 years and is the most respected flood risk management event held in Australia.
The theme of the conference “A Flood Resilient Australia: transforming vision into action.”
The conference is for anyone interested in making our communities more flood safe. It will bring together over 350 flood professionals and community members with interests in floodplain risk management. Attendees will include Commonwealth, State and Local Government representatives, research organisations and education providers as well as consultants, engineers, land-use planners, emergency responders and community volunteer organisations.
The conference will include outstanding Australian and international speakers, plenary and concurrent presentations, a Local Government Councillors’ session, field trips addressing floodplain issues in Toowoomba and surrounding areas, as well as great networking events. Optional conference workshops on topical issues will be held on the Tuesday.
Stop by the Campbell Scientific booth.