Dates: Afternoon of Monday, June 10th and All Day Tuesday, June 11th, 2024

Location: Victoria and Esquimalt, B.C., Canada

Topic: Indigenous and Remote Community Maritime SAR

“A full day discussion and workshop on developing and maintaining a maritime SAR capability in the more remote areas of the globe, for those that live there and those they can assist.”

Programme Outline

Monday, June 10th, 2024

Joint activities in the afternoon and evening only.

1400 to 1630  Inter-Agency Maritime SAR Display and Demo – Canadian IMRF Member Organisations
1900 to 2100   Welcome Social (All registered attendees)
Tuesday, June 11th, 2024
0830 to 1630     Indigenous and Remote Community Maritime SAR Workshop

This workshop will be facilitated by the IMRF in conjunction with its Canadian member organisations.

Who:  Open to representatives of IMRF member organisations that have an interest in the topic of indigenous and remote community maritime SAR, particularly those with relevant experience and those from North and South America. Attendance is complimentary for all IMRF members. If you are not a member but want to join us, you can join here.

Accommodation: Limited accommodations at a reduced rate of approximately $60 CDN per night are available for the nights of June 9th, 10th and 11th, 2024 at The Wardroom, which is adjacent to the workshop venue, please forward any requests specifying your name and organisation and the number of nights that you require to [email protected]

All delegates are responsible for paying for their own accommodation, travel and any visa needed as well as any refreshments which are not part of the programme.

To register for this event, go to

If you have any questions, please contact [email protected]