From 25 to 28 November 2016 in the city of Neusiedl am see (Austrian Republic) in the conference hall of the hotel "Hotel Wende 4*" took place the XVII international conference of the International sports Federation of firefighters and rescuers.
The Conference was attended by representatives fire-rescue services of 15 countries: the Republic of Austria, Republic of Belarus, Republic of Bulgaria, the Federal Republic of Germany, Islamic Republic of Iran, Republic of Kazakhstan, Republic of Korea, Republic of Latvia, the Republic of Lithuania, the Russian Federation, the Slovak Republic, the Republic of Turkey, Ukraine, the Republic of Croatia and the Czech Republic.
The highlight of the Conference was the awarding of the commemorative statues of the organizers of the world Championships in fire and rescue sport "Ostrava-2016" and commemorative medals of the leaders of the fire and rescue service for the great contribution to the development of fire and rescue sport at the international level and in connection with the fifteenth anniversary of the founding of the International sports Federation of firefighters and rescuers.
During the Conference:
Listened to the reports:
- on implementation of the Plan of major sports events of the International sport Federation of firefighters and rescuers for the year 2016;
- on the world Championships 2016 and the work of main panel of judges;
- the results of the doping testing of athletes of the world Championships 2016;
- about the work of the sports technical Committee in 2016;
- on the financial-economic activity for 2015.
Approved world records on 01.01.2017 year.
Given sports titles "international Judge" in fire and rescue sport to 7 judges of the national category.
Approved the plan of major sports events for 2017 and a long-term plan for the period 2017-2020 years.
Approved size of membership fee, entry fee and fee for participation in the world Championships in 2017.
Presents photo album and video presentation on the results of the world Championships "Ostrava-2016" and a video presentation about the world Championship "Izmir-2017".
The conference was held in warm friendly atmosphere. The participants expressed their desire to further strengthen cooperation aimed at the exchange of experience and further development of fire and rescue sport.