Took Place

September 11 – 15, 2023 Eastern Cape Province, South Africa

At Rhodes University Campus and Stenden South Africa in Sarah Baartman District Municipality

Celebrating TIEMS’ 30th Anniversary!

TIEMS Status and Plans Towards 2030

Final Program can be Downloaded by Clicking: HERE
There will be a full week with presentations from Authors coming from 30 Countries
Czech Republic, USA, Iran, France, Nigeria, Turkey, Norway, China, Hong Kong, Ukraine, South Africa, Botswana, India, UK, Italy, Nepal, Japan, New Zealand, Nigeria, Taiwan, Bulgaria, Peru, Sri Lanka, Switzerland, Poland, Greece, Australia, Canada, Philippines & Indonesia

South Africa Combined

Sponsored by (more sponsors are welcome):

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Welcome to Rhodes University, founded in 1904. The University has a well-established reputation for academic excellence.Rhodes University looks to the future with confidence.


Stenden 1

                                           Stenden South Africa is a unique Higher Education Institution based in the seaside town of Port Alfred.                                      Established in 2001, it prides itself with an impressive track record of top-quality higher education. 



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Pacific Disaster Center - PDC located in Hawaii conducts research and analysis on a variety of subjects related to disaster risk and preparedness worldwide. 



Program Overview is Shown Below. To Download Detailed Preliminary Program Click: HERE

TIEMS 2023 Hybrid Program

 TIEMS 2023 Conference Program 2 ver2


This conference will be accompanied by a set of field trips and workshops on the TIEMS TQCTM & TQACTM International Certification and the emergency management/disaster risk management of the Eastern Cape Province in South Africa.

The conference will be hosted by the TIEMS South Africa Chapter and Rhodes University and Stenden South Africa in collaboration with the University of Žilina, Slovakia; Institute for Disaster Management of the National University of Public Service, Budapest, Hungary.

South African professional organizations will also be supporting the conference, such as the North-West Umbrella Fire Protection Association.

The main topic of the 2023 Annual TIEMS Conference is:

Crises, Emergencies and Disasters – a Continuum of Challenges and Opportunities in the 21st Century

Please Join Us, in Person or Online in Beautiful Southeast South Africa!



Nice hotels are available with good service at a good price! 
My Pond Hotel, Port Alfred
My Pond Hotel
Royal St. Andrews Hotel, Port Alfred
      St Andrews 2


 If you have not experienced South Africa, take the opportunity when you attend the conference. Some destinations are pictured below, but there are many more.

Leave South Africa with good memories of its beauty and special cuisine!

Kariega Game Reserve

 Kariega 2

Dolphin Cruise in Plettenberg Bay


 Experience Cape Town and Table Mountain

Table Mountain

Visiting Robben Island


A day in the Stellenbosch Winelands


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