Exhibitors at the WMRC 2019 Congress will host some interesting activities for you:
Welcome Reception in the Exhibit Hall: Saturday, June 15, 17:30 – 19:30
Cocktail Reception in the Exhibit Hall: Sunday, June 16, 17:00-18:00
Networking Breaks in the Exhibit Hall:
Sunday, June 16, 11:00-11:45 – Networking Break
Sunday, June 16, 15:15-16:00 – Networking Break
Monday, June 17, 9:45-10:30 – Networking Break
Monday, June 17, 11:30-12:15 – Networking Break
Monday, June 17, 15:30-16:15 – Networking Break
Lunch Breaks in the Exhibit Hall:
Sunday, June 16, 13:00-13:30 – Showcase
“Announcing the new SafeTrx wearable for tracking and alerting“
SafeTrx, the marine tracking and alerting technologies suite built by 8 West Consulting, will showcase the new SafeTrx wearable tracking and alerting device. The SafeTrx wearable features a long battery life, activity tracking, monitoring and emergency alerting, permanent connection to 4G/5G IoT mobile data networks, and many connected lifestyle features. Critically, the wearable connects adventurers with search and rescue responders in the event of an emergency, using the IoT mobile data network to permanently connect the device to transmit position, speed, track and other information to safety authorities. The SafeTrx wearable is a safety tool for when it matters most. Speakers:
John Murphy, CEO, 8 West Consulting
Anders Strömberg, Head of Wearable Platform Dept., Network Communication Europe, Sony Mobile Communications AB
Sunday, June 16, 13:30-14:00 – Showcase
“Next Generation Electronic Search and Rescue Patterns for the World“
Join FLIR/Raymarine Global Software Product Manager and team to see what happens when lifesavers, agile software development teams and international Search and Rescue theory all collide. The result is a proven user interface enabling Search Rescue Unit operators to create complex SAR patterns within seconds with superior results expected by the Rescue Coordination Centers around the world. Speakers:
Mark Garland, Global Product Manager for Lighthouse Software, Mobile and Systems Integration
Joe Abeyta, Director of First Responder Business Development
Monday, June 17, 13:15-14:30 – Women in SAR Networking Lunch
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Still in Vancouver on Tuesday? Check out these super interesting tours!
Mustang Survival Waterlife Studio and Factory Tour: Tuesday, June 18, your choice of 2 tours: 9:00 or 13:00
Space is limited. To take advantage of this rare opportunity please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by: Thursday, May 16.
British Columbia Institute of Technology School of Transportation Tour: Tuesday, June 18, afternoon
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The International Maritime Rescue Federation’s 4th World Maritime Rescue Congress (WMRC 2019), hosted by the Royal Canadian Marine Search and Rescue, aims to set the course for the future of maritime search and rescue.