Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit June 8 – 11, 2015, National Harbor, MD. Discover a Business Continuity Management (BCM) Program that covers the latest strategies in crisis management, business resilience, and DR. DRG readers save $200 with code GARTMP1. Click HERE>>

BCP Software Criteria: The Next Level in the Selection Process This article will assist you in evaluating the next level of important criteria in the selection process of your BCP software that meets your organization’s requirements and budget. L. Hanwacker explains. Click HERE>>

  • 17th Disaster Resource GUIDE to Publish at the End of 2nd Quarter, 2015
    You must renew each year. The theme is "Leadership and the Road to Resilience" to include: Thought Leadership (on urgent topics and issues), Executive Leadership (the qualities & structures of leadership) and Program Leadership (metrics, reporting, etc.). Click HERE>>
  • First Responders Must Learn How to Care for Special Needs Kids
    More and more children are now living with disabilities they would have died from in the past, thanks to advances in health care. But what happens in an emergency? Click HERE>>
  • Designing City Resilience Summit Set for June
    London will play host to the conference, where global experts will call for collaboration between city leaders and professionals for improved city resilience. Click HERE>>
  • The Future of Housing Recovery?
    How does a custom, three-bedroom house for $69,000 sound? If you’ve just lost your home to a natural disaster, it’s a pretty incredible option. Click HERE>>
  • Communication Will Make All the Difference in Future Health Crises
    In this Forbes piece, the writer likens the recent Ebola epidemic to the anthrax letters. He argues that our level of disaster preparation hasn’t changed much in 13 years. Click HERE>>
  • The People Component of Disaster Recovery
    While having a sound disaster recovery plan is of course vital to surviving crises, there are human elements managers should be prepared to handle. Click HERE>>
  • Study Finds More People Could Survive Tsunami if They Walk Faster – Duh
    It’s a no-brainer: move quickly in an emergency and you’ll reach safety faster. But this study actually highlights the simpler (but crucial) side of disaster management. Click HERE>>

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The DRI Foundation is offering a $5000 scholarship to a high school senior whose parent or legal guardian is a DRI-certified professional! Eligible students must be enrolling in a 4-year undergrad program and reside in the U.S. or Canada. Click HERE>>

Corporate Emergency Kit Cover your company's basic preparedness needs with this great comprehensive quality survival kit. Don't wait any longer. Contingency planning begins with taking care of your number one resource - your employees! Click HERE>>

Discover New Knowledge, New Innovations and New Encounters at RIMS 2015 Annual Conference & Exhibition in New Orleans, April 26-29. Join leading experts as they share their expertise, trends and strategies on all aspects of risk management. Click HERE>>

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The 13th Annual Continuity Insights Management Conference
April 20-22, 2015 – Scottsdale, AZ. As the premiere event for strategic business continuity discussion, the conference offers unmatched opportunities to learn from and network with today’s industry thought-leaders. The conference comprises three days of comprehensive educational programming… more than 60 breakout sessions in all, numerous networking opportunities, a review of the latest technologies and practices. Click HERE>>

Dell Annual Threat Report Analyzes Most Common Attacks

The report’s intent is to identify emerging threats and equip organizations of all sizes with insights to improve their security posture. Analyzing Dell data sources and the 2014 threat landscape, this year’s report found a surge in point-of-sale (POS) malware, increased malware traffic within encrypted (https) web protocols, as well as twice the number of attacks on supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems over 2013. To learn more, Click HERE>>

Webinar: Resource Development Strategies for Your CERT Program
The FEMA Individual and Community Preparedness Division invites you to a webinar to learn new strategies to develop resources for your CERT Program. The webinar, will take place on April 22nd at 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. (ET). Speakers will share their insights and advice on how to secure resources for training and activities, lessons learned from their experiences, and how their resource development efforts have benefitted their programs and communities. Click HERE>>

Based on the philosophy of "working together", the Wednesday Continuity e-GUIDE provides a concise seven-day snapshot of the business continuity and emergency management industry from around the world right down to the local level.

We are now receiving subscriptions for the 17th edition of the DISASTER RESOURCE GUIDE. Click HERE>>