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Ian Krimmer

Ian Krimmer

FutureAg Expert Stage MC

FutureAg 2024 is honoured to welcome the highly decorated Ian Krimmer to emcee the three-day Expert Stage program, taking place within the exhibition hall. After 41 years of service with Fire and Rescue NSW, and 20 of those years as the State Media Officer, Superintendent (Retired) Ian Krimmer became one of the most recognised and trusted Government spokespeople. Ian dealt with disasters and crises on a daily basis and was known as a calming voice of authority, always available to instantly respond to the demands of local, national and international media.

His many accolades include:
  • Superintendent (Ret'd) Ian Krimmer AFSM CF
  • 20 years as the FRNSW State Media Officer
  • Graduate Certificate Humanitarian Leadership
  • Graduate Certificate Social Services (Emergency Services)
  • Churchill Fellow (USA & UK)
  • Australian Fire Service Medal
  • Overseas Humanitarian Medal (Japan)
  • National Emergency Medal (2020)
  • Bicentennial Medal
  • National Medal and 3 clasps
  • 2 x Commendations for Meritorious Service
  • President NSW Churchill Fellows Association
  • 41 years of service with Fire and Rescue NSW