DRI INTERNATIONAL REPORTS SIGNIFICANT GROWTH IN CERTIFIED BUSINESS CONTINUITY AND DISASTER RECOVERY PROFESSIONALS IN 2014
-- Non-profit reports more than 12,000 certified professionals globally -- Middle East and Africa fastest growing region, with nearly 30% increase ... Continue Reading
By Popular Demand: DRI Awards of Excellence Nomination Deadline Extended!
You have spoken, and DRI International is listening! You've let DRI know that this is a very busy time of year -- so busy, in fact, that many of you h ... Continue Reading
Nominations Now Open for DRI'S 2015 Awards of Excellence!
Nominations are now being accepted for the DRI Awards of Excellence. These awards honor individuals and corporations who are leaders and innovators wi ... Continue Reading
DRI Malaysia Regional Conference in Kuala Lumpur
New York, NY (September 25, 2013) DRI Malaysia will be hosting a regional conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, November 13-14, 2013. This year’s co ... Continue Reading
DRI to attend PwC's International Conference on Business Continuity.
New York, NY (September 25, 2013) DRI will be traveling to Costa Rica this September to participate in PwC's International Conference on Business Cont ... Continue Reading
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18 top orgs, events, certifications for disaster recovery pros
If you're responsible for disaster recovery (DR) in your organization, you know exactly what the hot seat feels like. The second the lights go out, the clock starts ticking on the recovery time objectives. That's when you find out if disaster recovery are just words in your organization, or a real discipline.
[Spanish Language] Companies, Federal Government and experts, promote agenda to strengthen resilience
With the support of the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR), the ARISE Forum “Resilience for All: the importance of understanding risk” was held, where the Sector met for the first time in Mexico Private, the Federal Government and more than 300 experts to agree on an agenda on risk and disaster management due to the climate crisis aligned with the Sendai Framework and to build more resilient societies in the face of them.
The Morning Drive with Jillian Barberie and John Phillips - Oct. 31, 2019
DRI President and CEO Chloe Demrovsky joined California's "Morning Drive" radio show with Jillian Barberie and John Philips to discuss the wildfires raging throughout the state, how organizations protect their structures, and how to prepare for future disasters. The interview begins at the 21 minute mark.
Don’t Get Vaporized: A Regulatory Lesson From The Vaping Ban
Increased regulatory oversight of the booming e-cigarette industry should have been visible through the e-mist. Any business involved in the manufacture and sale of these products could have predicted it and used that knowledge to come up with a plan to address it. For the big players, that could mean regulatory engagement, marketing shifts or product changes, all of which we are seeing now.
Gulf Coast Healthcare Facilities Prep for Increased Possibility of Hurricanes
“Hospitals suffer probably twice as much from disasters as everybody else,” Al Berman, president of the Disaster Recovery Institute Foundation, previously told HealthTech. “They have to deal with their own problems, and they have to deal with everyone else’s.”