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World Conference on Disaster Management coming to Toronto

Toronto, ON -- Disaster management professionals from more than 40 countries will convene in Toronto for the industry's World Conference on Disaster Management (WCDM), June 19-22, 2011, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.


Toronto, ON — Disaster management professionals from more than 40 countries will convene in Toronto for the industry’s World Conference on Disaster Management (WCDM), June 19-22, 2011, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

The conference will feature Canadian and international speakers, representing all areas of disaster management, who will provide solutions on how businesses, communities and government can prepare for emergencies, and adapt to global and local threats, and catastrophic events.

An exhibit area will highlight the latest in emergency management and business continuity products, services, technologies and programs.

“The 2011 WCDM is committed to developing a progressive program that will inspire industry professionals to the highest levels of excellence,” said Chuck Wright, director of the 21st annual WCDM.

“This information-exchange forum provides … training and … networking opportunities for emergency management, business continuity management, risk management, emergency response, public health, IT disaster recovery and security experts, as well as military and government personnel.”

For more information, visit www.wcdm.org.