Expedition Planning: In Discussion with Steve Jones’
Steve Jones on Expedition Planning
For six years he was the Field Operations Manager in charge of ALE’s operations in Antarctica. He is an expert on polar expeditions, expedition planning and safety management. As a polar guide, he has led groups to both North and South Geographic Poles and on expeditions to Alaska, Arctic Canada, Greenland and Spitsbergen.
He acts as a consultant to extreme adventures all over the World, advises on safety management and crisis management based on his personal experiences of twenty years of operations management, treating casualties, a terrorist bombing in London and coordinating a three-day rescue of five stranded climbers on the Vinson Massif in Antarctica in 2006.