About the Forum
Disaster Forum is planned and organized to accomplish this through a combination of:
- Key note and break out speakers from around the world.
- Planned common meals and planned social events in the evenings where networking is encouraged and further speakers are engaged.
- Live demonstration exercises and events.
Providing a forum for professionals in the areas of disaster mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery; supplemented with on-going educational opportunities.
Disaster Forum is proud to have been recognized by both the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) and Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (CRSP) organizations.
Letter From Paul Riopel, Owner DF
Disaster Forum is the premiere risk management conference in Western Canada. Since its’ inception in 1998, DF has brought industry and government risk managers and emergency planners together to share information, network and learn from each other’s experience.
DF Poster Competition
Do you have new ideas, management strategies, research findings, or novel advances in the field of emergency management that you want to share with Disaster Forum attendees? Apply to present a poster in the first Disaster Forum Poster Competition!