The international Reas 2023 exhibition is growing, an annual event dedicated to the emergency, civil protection, first aid and fire prevention sectors.
The twenty-second edition, on 6 – 7 – 8 October, sees a growth in the participation of organisations, companies and associations from all over the world.
In fact, over 265 exhibitors will be present (+10% compared to the 2022 edition), coming both from Italy and from 21 other countries (19 in 2022). These include Germany, France, Spain, Poland, Croatia, Great Britain, Latvia, Lithuania, the United States, China and South Korea.
Reas 2023 will develop over a total exhibition area of over 33 thousand square meters and will occupy the 8 pavilions of the exhibition centre.
The event is organized by the Montichiari Fair Center (BS) in partnership with Hannover Fairs International, organizer of Interschutz, the world’s leading specialized fair which takes place every four years in Hannover (Germany).
Industry news showcased
All the latest technological innovations in this sector will be on display at Reas 2023. New products and equipment for first aid operators, special vehicles for emergency and firefighting, electronic systems and drones for interventions in the event of natural disasters and also aids for people with disabilities.
Over 50 conferences and collateral events are also scheduled (20 in 2022). At the same time, over the three days of the exhibition there will be an extensive program of conferences, seminars and workshops, which will offer visitors an important opportunity for training and professional development.
Among the numerous events of Reas 2023, the conference on “Mutual aid between municipalities in emergency” organized by the National Association of Italian Municipalities is planned. While the conference “People at the centre: socio-health aspects in emergencies” is promoted by the Italian Red Cross. We will talk about “The helicopter rescue resource in the Lombardy Emergency Emergency System” with the Regional Emergency and Urgency Agency of the Lombardy Region, while the AIB round table will deal with the “Forest firefighting campaign in Italy”.
The FireFit Championships Europe debuts
New to this edition of Reas 2023 www.reasonline.it is the FireFit Championships Europe, a European-level competition reserved for firefighters and volunteers in the firefighting sector.
Other conferences will concern the use of helicopters for search and rescue, the use of drones in fire-fighting missions, the presentation of the map of the 1,500 Italian airports and airfields available for emergency flights, mountain rescue interventions, emergency portable field lighting in critical scenarios, seismic risk in industrial plants and the healthcare and psychological approach in case of emergencies or terrorist attacks.
The new master’s degree on “Crisis & Disaster Management” organized by the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan will also be presented. Also confirmed are the Reas Photo Contest awards, dedicated this year to the theme “Emergency management: the value of teamwork”.