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The Canadian Centre for Emergency Preparedness (CCEP) is calling for presentations for the 15th World Conference on Disaster Management (WCDM) which will be held in Toronto on July 10-13, 2005. The conference theme will be the “Changing Face of Disaster Management: Defining the New Normal.”

Abstracts are due December 4, 2004. Presentations may be related to real events/lessons learned, emerging trends in disaster management, the human element in disaster management, technical issues/threats, disasters management principles and practices, and research and development. Complete submission guidelines are available at

For more information contact Adrian Gordon, Canadian Centre for Emergency Preparedness; (905) 331-2552; e-mail: