Welcome to the Disaster Recovery Information Exchange - Ottawa Chapter

The Disaster Recovery Information Exchange (DRIE) - Ottawa Chapter provides Ottawa, and Eastern Ontario, with a forum to share ideas and experiences in support of preparedness for all aspects of Emergencies and Disasters. To learn more about the chapter, please visit the About page.

Become a Member

Membership with DRIE Ottawa provides many benefits, including:

  • Entrance to DRIE Ottawa events
  • Entrance to the events of affiliate chapters. Note: Some fees may apply
  • Access to the Member’s Area of the DRIE Ottawa website, which contains copies of presentations from previous events, among other features
  • Access to DRIE Digest through the Member’s Area. DRIE Digest is DRIE Toronto‘s newsletter that covers the latest disasters, seminars and conferences 
  • Regular mailings, including event announcements, conference announcements, and vendor messages. 
  • Continuing education credits to support maintenance of industry certifications for each DRIE event attended, working on DRIE initiatives, or being a speaker
  • Opportunities to network with other professionals
  • Discounts to associate organization conferences (e.g. Continuity & Resilience Today International Business Continuity Management Conference)

For more information on becoming a member, please visit our Membership page.

Events

DRIE events are an excellent forum to network with other business continuity, disaster recovery and emergency management planners in an informal and relaxed environment. After each event, the presentations are placed on our website in the File Archive of the Member’s Area.

Please see our Calendar of Events for details on the dates of upcoming events and general event registration information.

Upcoming Events

Aug
12

DRI CANADA Training

BCOE 2000 - Business Continuity Online English
08/12/2022 - 09/09/2022
Aug
24

Vanguard EMC Training

Incident Command System - Basic (ICS 200)
AUG 24-26 (09h00-12h00 EST)
A three-day virtual classroom interaction providing tho...
Aug
29

Vanguard EMC Training

Incident Command System - Intermediate (ICS 300)
AUG 29-31 (09h00-12h00 EST)
This more detailed session is primarily designed to p...
Sep
9

DRI CANADA Training

BCOE 2000 - Business Continuity Online English
09/09/2022 - 10/07/2022
Sep
12

Vanguard EMC Training

Business Continuity Incident Management System (BCIMS)
SEPT 12-13 (13h00-16h00 EST)
A two-day virtual classroom interaction focusi...
Sep
19

DRI CANADA Training

BCLF 2000 - Plantification de la continuite des affaires, **en ligne**
09/19/2022 - 09/21/2022
Sep
21

DRIE Ottawa Virtual Event

WED, SEPT 21, 2022 [13H00 -14H00 EST]
Adapting Carleton’s Business Continuity Program to our Community’s Changing Needs
...
Sep
22

DRI CANADA Training

BCP - Information Technology/Disaster Recovery (IT/DR)
09/22/2022 - 09/23/2022