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Annual Conference 2018

05/21/2018 - 05/21/2018

North Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce Disaster Management Workshop

03/28/2018 - 03/28/2018 North Palm Beach, FL United States

DRI President Chloe Demrovsky will be presenting on Business and Community Resiliency in the Face of Natural Disasters.

UNISDR

03/15/2018 - 03/15/2018 Geneva, Switzerland

UNISDR serves as the focal point in the United Nations system for the coordination of disaster reduction and to ensure synergies among disaster reduction activities. DRI President Chloe Demrovsky will present a global expert consultation on the zero draft of the Global Capacity Development Strategy in support of the implementation of the Sendai Framework.


CPE Full Day Conference

12/06/2017 New York, NY 10019, United States

DRI Director of Global Operations, Kelsey Rose, will be presenting on the following topic: Where do we go from here? Moving forward in uncertain times.

The theme of the CPE Full Day Conference is "The State of Cybersecurity in 2017" to address cyber-attacks that have become the new normal in corporate America. The full-day "mini-conference" will give you a leg up, with all the latest information on where the threats are, how to plan for them, and how to exercise your plan. The audience is typically comprised of senior “Wall Street” executives, industry experts (sectors include finance, health care, insurance, etc.), and contingency planners.

Safety Summit Congressional Briefing

09/07/2017 Washington DC, Other United States

Are you worried about cyber risks? Or concerned about active assailant incidents? BE PREPARED. NOT SCARED. Attend the BE Safe America Safety Summit. Chloe Demrovsky will provide an update on Hurricanes Harvey and Irma at this congressional briefing.

2nd Annual BANG Resilience Symposium

06/30/2017 - 06/30/2017

The 2nd Annual BANG Resilience Symposium is coming to London on June 30, and DRI International is a proud Platinum Sponsor. Executive Director and incoming CEO Chloe Demrovsky will be presenting "What’s a resilience professional to do? Charting a career path in the future world of robots."

Resiliency Services Showcase

06/22/2017 - 06/22/2017

The Resiliency Showcase is sponsored by Business Recovery Planners Association of SE Wisconsin (BRPASW) with support from the Southeast Wisconsin Homeland Security Partnership (SWHSP). The event features exhibitors from both public and private sector who provide services and/or products in support of resiliency. DRI President Al Berman will be a featured guest at the event.

DRI Day

05/25/2017 - 05/26/2017

The fifth annual DRIDay Latin America, in conjunction with Daryus, has been announced. On May 25-26, São Paulo, Brazil will host the largest business continuity, information, risk and compliance event in Latin America!

UNISDR Global Platform

05/22/2017 - 05/26/2017

Mexico is getting ready to host the 2017 Global Platform, the world's top multilateral conference on reducing fatalities and economic losses from disasters caused by man-made and natural hazards. DRI Executive Director Chloe Demrovsky will be one of the featured speakers, sharing information on exciting new initiatives to provide training and spread the usage of best practices on a global level. This includes the newly released 'Professional Practices for Business Continuity Professionals', which are used by 80% of Fortune 100 companies as well as thousands of private and public organizations globally.

Annual Conference 2017

05/21/2017 - 05/21/2017

CERTX 1st International Conference and Exhibition for Professional Certification

05/16/2017 - 05/17/2017

This conference is organized under the theme “Professional Certification: The Driving Force Behind a Knowledge-Based Economy.” the event will be one of the largest international events specialized in introducing the pioneering international organizations and companies in the field of professional certification to contribute to enriching and spreading a culture of continuous learning, innovation and professional development.

RIMS Virginia Chapter Meeting

05/12/2017 - 05/12/2017

DRI Director of Education Gary Villeneuve will speak on the subject of Business Continuity Management for Risk Managers.

DRI Young Leaders in Resilience Networking Happy Hour

05/10/2017 - 05/10/2017

Come join the DRI Young Leaders in Resilience for a networking happy hour at B Bar and Grill, 40 East 4th St, from 6:30 - 8:30pm!

PEARL 2017 Electrical Safety, Reliability and Sustainability Conference & Exhibition

04/06/2017 - 04/09/2017

PEARL's annual conference offers a wealth of opportunities for professional renewal and personal enjoyment. PEARL has also included a sub-theme on disaster recovery, both how you should be protecting yourself and how you can partner with other entities to be considered for business after a disaster. DRI Executive Director Chloe Demrovsky will be presenting actual supply chain case studies using examples from the arena of critical infrastructure. It will focus specifically on what small and medium-sized enterprises can do to demonstrate their resilience to their large enterprise customers.

DRI Collegiate Conference at De La Salle University

03/16/2017 Manila, Philippines

The DRI Collegiate Conference is a one-day professional-level engagement, with interdisciplinary and thought-provoking presentations by subject-matter experts in the world of business continuity, risk management and related disciplines.

De la Salle University

03/16/2017 Manila, Philippines

CPAC 2017 Symposium

03/09/2017 - 03/10/2017

CPAC brings together a variety of experienced and respected professionals, including DRI Executive Director Chloe Demrovsky, to share practical solutions and tactics helping ensure organizations are prepared for business interruptions. Attendance at this event provides at least 18 CEUs with DRI. Attendance certificates will be included with attendee packets.

OSSNHS Induction Ceremony

03/01/2017 - 03/01/2017

All newly certified MBCPs will be inducted into the Order of the Sword & Shield National Honor Society (OSSNHS) at a special ceremony as part of the DRI2017 Conference.

2017 DRI Awards of Excellence Gala

02/28/2017 - 02/28/2017

The DRI Awards honor individuals and corporations who are leaders and innovators within our profession and each year we recognize those who have achieved a level of excellence in the fields of continuity management, technology recovery (DR), and crisis management.

DRI2017

02/26/2017 - 03/01/2017

DRI2017 is the premiere industry event where business continuity, risk management, disaster recovery and emergency response professionals can learn from and network with top industry experts and collaborate with their peers.

Caribbean-Central American Action 40th Annual Conference

11/22/2016 - 11/22/2016 Coral Gables, United States

DRI President Al Berman will be presenting at the conference on business continuity for small and medium sized businesses.

ACP International Webinar

11/16/2016 - 11/16/2016

DRI Executive Director Chloe Demrovsky will be presenting on Perspectives on International Business Resilience.

ACP Central Maryland Chapter Meeting

11/09/2016 - 11/09/2016

DRI President Al Berman will be presenting at the ACP Central Maryland chapter meeting at the Baltimore Life Company, on the subject of "What's Important Now."

DRI Collegiate Conference at Centennial College

10/21/2016 - 10/21/2016

The DRI Collegiate Conference is a one-day professional-level engagement, with interdisciplinary and thought-provoking presentations by subject-matter experts in the world of business continuity, risk management and related disciplines.

DRI Collegiate Conference

10/21/2016 - 10/21/2016

DRI’s next one-day conference is hosted by Centennial College in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on October 21. The event, featuring the theme “Education Through Lessons Learned,” begins at 8:00 a.m. with a networking breakfast. DRI Certified Professionals will earn 8 CEAPs for attending. The cost is a $50 donation to the DRI Foundation to support its mission of resilient communities worldwide.
Featured speakers include Chloe Demrovsky, Executive Director, DRI International, discussing organizational resilience.

Centennial College

10/21/2016 Toronto, Ontario, Canada

International Day for Disaster Reduction

10/13/2016 - 10/13/2016

The United Nations General Assembly has designated 13 October as the date to celebrate International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR) to promote a global culture of disaster reduction, including disaster prevention, mitigation and preparedness. The 2016 campaign will seek to create a wave of awareness about actions taken to
reduce mortality around the world.

5th international ISO 31000 Risk Management Conference

10/12/2016 - 10/13/2016

The 5th International Conference on the ISO 31000 Risk Management Standard in Dubai follows the successful annual conferences in Paris 2012, Toronto 2013, New York 2014 and Cape Town 2015. The Global Institute for Risk Management Standards, G31000, was inspired by the success of the ISO 31000 LinkedIn group, which currently engages around 60,000 members adding 1,000 new members every month. DRI Future Vision Committee Chair Lyndon Bird will be among the featured presenters.

RIMS Piedmont Chapter Meeting

10/11/2016 - 10/11/2016

The October RIMS meeting topic is Business Continuity Management for Risk Professionals. DRI Board Vice President Lou Drapeau will be a featured speaker.

IFMA World Workplace

10/07/2016 - 10/07/2016

DRI President Al Berman will be speaking at the International Facility Managers Association conference on the subject of "The New Normal."

DRI Webinar - Organizational Certification

09/28/2016 - 09/28/2016

Learn about DRI’s prestigious organizational certifications, and what makes an organization a dedicated leader in resilience. DRI Certified Professionals will earn 1 CEAP for attending.

Collegiate Conference at St. Louis University

09/15/2016 - 09/15/2016

This event is a low-cost opportunity for certified and other professionals to gain worthwhile knowledge, as well as a chance to collect the necessary units, points or experience needed to maintain certifications through DRI or other certifying organizations.

Saint Louis University

09/15/2016 St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Collegiate Conference at St. John's University

09/12/2016 - 09/12/2016

This is a professional-level engagement, with interdisciplinary and thought-provoking presentations by subject-matter experts in the world of business continuity, risk management and related disciplines.

St. John's University

09/12/2016 Queens, New York, United States

6th International Disaster and Risk Conference

08/28/2016 - 09/02/2016

Over 1,000 participants from more than 100 countries gather at the International Disaster and Risk Conferences (IDRC) - the world's leading conferences on integrative risk management. It's an unique community of business leaders, decision makers, practitioners, UN-, IO- & NGO-agents, and scientists that share and discuss new findings and experiences about the broad spectrum of risks societies are facing today. The conferences are structured in plenary & parallel sessions, workshops & training courses, and poster exhibitions.

KL2016 Regional Conference

08/23/2016 - 08/24/2016

This conference gathers together BCM and DRP practitioners from the ASEAN region to exchange and share knowledge and expertise on latest trends, practices and regulations.

Natural Hazards Workshop - Emerging Global Disaster Risk Management System

07/12/2016 - 07/12/2016

Disaster risk management is undergoing noteworthy changes, including a movement toward a globalized system. At the same time, local disaster risk management initiatives abound, raising the question of how global-local interfaces can be created and maintained. Such linkages have the potential for enhancing local capacity without the heavy investment otherwise required to develop those capacities in isolation. DRI Executive Director Chloe Demrovsky will be a featured speaker.

Advisory client webcast: Is your business resilient now to tomorrow’s uncertainty?

06/14/2016 - 06/14/2016

Advisory are hosting a client webcast to introduce EY’s view on business resilience, and how organizations can better prepare for, react to, or recover from disruptive threats. Clients will have the opportunity to hear from an experienced panel chaired by our EY resilience leaders and industry guests, including DRI Executive Director Chloe Demrovsky, who will explore what it takes to support resilience as an enterprise capability in today’s challenging world.

Urgent Threats Forum: Imminent Threats, their Impacts & Strategies to Address Them

06/07/2016 - 06/08/2016

DRI Executive Director Chloe Demrovsky will be presenting on Corporate Risk Benchmarking: Comparing Key Risks with Peer Organizations.

2016 Disaster Management Workshop Series

06/07/2016 - 06/07/2016

DRI President Al Berman will be speaking at this event, the theme of which is “Building Risk-Aware and Resilient Communities”.

DRI Day Latin America

06/02/2016 - 06/03/2016

Join DRI and GRC International for DRI Day Latin America, to promote international best practices in governance, risk, compliance, business continuity and disaster recovery. Private companies and public partners will gather with subject experts to discuss new business needs, understand internal controls, evaluate success stories, and disseminate information on the world market.

RIMS San Diego Chapter Meeting

05/26/2016 - 05/26/2016

DRI President Al Berman will be speaking on the topic of business continuity management for risk managers.

Annual Conference 2016

05/21/2016 - 05/21/2016

2016 Ohio Public Private Partnership (OP3) North Region Cofnerence

05/17/2016 - 05/17/2016

Topics at the conference will include: Emergency Partner Credentialing System, Private Sector Engagement, Cybersecurity Preparedness, Active Shooter Awareness, State Emergency Management Preparedness, and Business Continuity Response.

Bang Resilience Symposium

05/16/2016 - 05/16/2016

DRI International is a platinum sponsor for the first annual BANG Resilience Symposium. DRI Executive Director Chloe Demrovsky will be a featured speaker.

International Facility Management Association New Mexico Chapter Meeting

05/13/2016 - 05/13/2016

DRI President and CEO Al Berman will be the keynote speaker, addressing the NM chapter on business continuity issues that affect facilities managers.

2016 Great Lakes Homeland Security Training Conference

05/03/2016 - 05/05/2016

Under the banner of "Anticipating Tomorrow's Threats," this year's conference examines the emerging hazards we face in an uncertain world. By being proactive and appropriately planning, equipping, training and exercising communities, we can better prepare for new and complex types of emergencies and disasters. Come visit DRI at booth 4.

DRI Collegiate Conference

04/23/2016 - 04/23/2016

Held on the campus of St. Thomas University, this is a professional-level engagement, with interdisciplinary and thought-provoking presentations by subject-matter experts in the world of business continuity, risk management and related disciplines.

University of St. Thomas

04/23/2016 Houston, Texas, United States

Young Leaders in Resilience Networking Event with the Red Cross

04/13/2016 - 04/13/2016

Join your fellow Young Leaders in Resilience for an informative networking event at the Red Cross. Speakers will include Raul Rivera Nunez - American Red Cross of Greater New York Region; Lauren Vatier - Team Rubicon; Daniella Miller - Macy's; and Herman Schaffer - NYC Emergency Management.
YLR Chair Scott Reutter will chair the panel.

OSSNHS Induction Ceremony

03/09/2016 - 03/09/2016

All newly certified MBCPs will be inducted into the Order of the Sword & Shield National Honor Society (OSSNHS) at a special ceremony as part of the DRI2016 Conference.

Awards of Excellence and Gala

03/08/2016 Atlanta, GA United States

The DRI Awards honor individuals and corporations who are leaders and innovators within our profession and each year we recognize those who have achieved a level of excellence in the fields of continuity management, technology recovery (DR), and crisis management.

DRI2016

03/06/2016 - 03/09/2016

DRI2016 is the premiere industry event where business continuity, risk management, disaster recovery and emergency response professionals can learn from and network with top industry experts and collaborate with their peers.

DRI2016 Volunteer Day

03/05/2016 Atlanta, GA United States

In conjunction with DRI2016, certified professionals will be offered the opportunity for half- and full-day volunteer events.

February 2016 MADRA Meeting

02/18/2016 - 02/18/2016

DRI Executive Director Chloe Demrovsky will present her views on these issues as well as providing MADRA members an opportunity to discuss and examine her experiences towards events that may impact the industry in 2016. Topics will range from the very real and growing cyber threat against critical infrastructure, including the U.S. power grid to the growing challenge of globalization.

Webinar: Future Vision Committee 2016 Trend Report

02/04/2016 - 02/04/2016

Join our panel of experts for an introduction to DRI’s prestigious Future Vision Committee as well as a discussion of 2016 trends identified in the committee’s report. Topics include risk management and business continuity, cyber security, supply chain, and global recovery.

CPAC Annual Symposium

01/28/2016 - 01/29/2016

On Jan. 28-29, the Contingency Planning Association of the Carolinas (CPAC) will bring together a variety of experienced and respected professionals to share practical solutions and tactics helping ensure organizations are prepared for business interruptions. DRI President Al Berman will be a featured speaker. Use the code drgroup13 to get a $50 discount!

RIMS

01/25/2016 - 01/25/2016

Board member Lou Drapeau will present on business continuity management for risk managers.

CoreNet Global and RIMS Joint Breakfast

11/17/2015 - 11/17/2015

DRI Executive Director Chloe Demrovsky will be speaking on the topic of Risk Management Strategies to Protect Real Estate in the 'New Normal' World.

New York Institute of Technology Speaking Engagement

11/02/2015 - 11/02/2015

DRI President Al Berman will be speaking on the subject of disaster response.

CPOhio Joint Regions Conference

10/21/2015 - 09/21/2015

DRI will be part of the panel "Certifications – Pros, Cons, Differences. Insight on the best choice to suit you."
During this panel discussion attendees will hear from certification experts regarding what certifications they have found to be effective and why. No certification is a one size fits all. Learn what "best" suits your chosen career path.

DRI Young Risk Professionals Committee Tour of the Whitney

10/20/2015 - 10/20/2015

DRI’s Young Risk Professionals Committee has invited a select audience to get an in-depth look at storm protection design, with a fascinating tour of the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City.

KL2015 Seminar

09/15/2015

This one-day event will provide local certified professionals the opportunity to gather and discuss current issues and trends.

DRI BJ2015

09/10/2015 - 09/11/2015

DRI BJ2015 is the Asian professional conference of Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRI International) in Beijing Sept. 10-11, aiming to provide a forum and platform for DR/BCM/ERM professionals to share experiences and exchange technologies with others in the region.

Prepare Fair

09/10/2015

DRI will be at this event, hosted by the Michigan State Police, Battle Creek Response Consortium, Do1Thing, and Target. This pop-up event is designed to educate citizens on the simple ways to prepare for potential emergencies in their homes, communities, businesses, and schools.

DRI Collegiate Conferences

07/10/2015 - 07/10/2015

The DRI Collegiate Conferences consist of a series of full one-day programs with presentations from experts in the private and public sector as well as from academia. There will be an opportunity for students to network with professionals in the fields of business continuity, disaster recovery and risk management.

Dominican University

07/10/2015 SF Bay Area, California, United States

Dance For Nepal

06/30/2015 - 06/30/2015

Dance for Nepal is an exclusive, one-night event to raise funds for those in need, inviting the New York dance community and other local area artists to participate in their efforts.
This dance event will benefit the DRI Foundation’s Nepal Relief Fund, part of their Donations After Disasters program. Every penny donated will go directly to relief and recovery efforts.

June BRMA Program Meeting

06/25/2015

Please join Al Berman MBCP, President of DRI International on the topic of how to sell your BCM Program to executive management. The meeting will be held AAA Insurance, 3055 Oak Road, Walnut Creek (Pleasant Hill BART, Contra Costa Centre).

National Fire Protection Association Conference and Expo

06/22/2015 - 06/25/2015

NFPA's Conference & Expo, at McCormick Plaza, is widely regarded as the most comprehensive industry event for countless professionals -- from architects, engineers, contractors, and building managers to public and private fire service, enforcement agencies, insurers, and utilities. Visit DRI at Booth #152.

ACP Connecticut 2015-06 Meeting

06/09/2015

Learn about the important issues and developments impacting our profession (and our world) right now. Al Berman will cover the realities and trends in supply chain, the impact of recent cyber-attacks on BCM, and what we can expect from the industry regulators and the government itself. He will also discuss the use of technology and how it can create a more robust BCM program. In addition, he will discuss the role of insurance and how it provides risk transfer that will create a more holistic approach to BCM.

Annual Conference 2015

05/21/2015 - 05/21/2015

CPO Joint Regions Meeting

05/13/2015

President Al Berman will be addressing the Contingency Planners of Ohio.

Contingency Planning Exchange (CPE) Conference

05/12/2015

President Al Berman will be delivering a presentation at this full-day conference. The session will focus on cyber security and supply chain.

DRI Collegiate Conference

04/10/2015

The DRI Collegiate Conferences and cosists of a series of full one-day programs with presentations from experts in the private and public sector as well as from academia. There will be an opportunity for students to network with professionals in the fields of business continuity, disaster recovery and risk management.

University of Maryland Smith School of Business

04/10/2015 Baltimore Area, Maryland, United States

BCAO Member Meeting

03/16/2015

President Al Berman will be speaking with the Business Continuity Advancement Organization in Tokyo, Japan.

UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction

03/14/2015 - 03/18/2015

DRI and DRI Japan will be participating in the Public Forum of the Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction. The United Nations General Assembly Resolution for 2013 on International Strategy for Disaster Reduction states that the World Conference will result in a concise, focused, forward-looking, and action-oriented outcome document.

DRI2015 Awards of Excellence Gala

03/03/2015

The DRI Awards honor individuals and corporations who are leaders and innovators within our profession and each year we recognize those who have achieved a level of excellence in the fields of continuity management, technology recovery (DR), and crisis management.

DRI2015

03/01/2015 - 03/04/2015

DRI2015 is the premiere industry event where business continuity, risk management, disaster recovery and emergency response professionals can learn from and network with top industry experts and collaborate with their peers.

DRI2015 Volunteer Day

02/28/2015

In conjunction with DRI2015, certified professionals will be offered the opportunity for half- and full-day volunteer events.

DRI China CBCP Salon

12/26/2014

Co-hosted by DRI China, this is a special networking opportunity for certified professionals in China.

New Jersey RIMS Risk Management Day

11/11/2014

President Al Berman will participate in a program designed to provide risk managers and professionals with a better understanding of the issues surrounding Business Continuity Management and a starting point for understanding how BCM relates to Risk Management in general.

ACP Webinar: Business Continuity Management and Cyberterrorism

11/06/2014

President Al Berman will present this webinar that will examine case studies that show the value of including dependencies and why BCM is so essential to a holistic approach to resilience. It will also examine the effects of cyber-terrorism in the context of the added exposure of supply chain and how government regulations are changing to address these issues.

KL2014 Regional Conference

11/04/2014 - 11/05/2014

The DRIKL2014 every year gathers together BCM and DRP practitioners from the ASEAN region to exchange and share knowledge and expertise on latest trends, practices and regulations.

KL2015 Awards of Excellence

11/04/2014

The annual DRI Gala Dinner & Awards of Excellence is a formal evening event at which we celebrate and recognize the success of individuals and organizations who have achieved a certain level of excellence in the fields of continuity management and disaster recovery.

DRI India Conference

10/31/2014

Following the theme "knowledge grows through sharing," DRI India will be hosting this full day collection of speakers, panels, and networking.

Luxembourg Professional Resiliency Practitioners Seminar on Blackout

10/16/2014

Seminar on "Power Blackout in the Business Continuity Management".

DRI India Conference

10/10/2014

Following the theme "knowledge grows through sharing," DRI India will be hosting this full day collection of speakers, panels, and networking.

ERM and BCM Congreso 2014

10/09/2014 - 10/10/2014

El Congreso ERM y BCM, con sede en México, D.F., es el evento más importante en México, que ofrece una serie de conferencias y la exposición dedicada a las industrias de Gestión Integral de Riesgos y Continuidad de Negocio.

Business Survival and Recovery Conference

09/22/2014 - 09/23/2014

Contingency Planners of OHIO (CPO) will be hosting the 2014 CPO Business Survival & Recovery Conference with sessions discussing business continuity, disaster recovery and crisis management. DRI President Al Berman will be speaking on "What’s Important Now".

Low Carbon Earth Summit-2014

09/21/2014 - 09/23/2014

Thought leaders from around the world will present their thoughts on reducing carbon output. DRI Executive Director, Chloe Demrovsky, will be speaking about the role of resilience.

IFMA's World Workplace Conference

09/17/2014 - 09/19/2014

IFMA’s World Workplace has been facilitating connections between facility professionals, topic experts, business leaders and solutions providers for more than 30 years. DRI Al Berman will be presenting on the topic "The New Reality."

2014 Emergency Preparedness and Incident Conference

09/17/2014

Meet and mingle with professionals in the business continuity, disaster recovery and emergency management, preparedness, and prevention fields. This one-day conference is hosted by the Mid-South branch of ACP.

ACP South Texas Chapter Meeting

09/09/2014

President Al Berman will be joining the ACP South Texas chapter to discuss audit and recommended processes.

International Disaster and Risk Conference 2014

08/24/2014 - 08/28/2014

IDRC Davos 2014 attempts to find solutions to today's challenges by managing risks, reducing disasters and adapting to climate change. DRI Executive Driector, Chloe Demrovsky, will be delivering a presentation titled "A Resilient Global Community: Transforming Disaster Risk Reduction into Sustainable Redevelopment."

Annual Conference 2014

05/21/2014 - 05/21/2014

Annual Conference 2013

05/21/2013 - 05/21/2013

Annual Conference 2012

05/21/2012 - 05/21/2012