purpose of DRIE Central is to provide a
medium, at the local level, where members can exchange ideas,
experiences, information and keep abreast of developments relating to
business disaster preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation.
DRIE Central will endeavour to provide a service to professionals
located in central Canada and north central United States; an area not
represented by adjacent Disaster Recovery Information Exchanges to the
west, east or south.
The objectives of DRIE Central are:
promote the concept of contingency planning to business.
promote a high level of informed practice amongst contingency planners
in the DRIE Central region.
encourage membership in and support of the activities undertaken by
encourage cooperation, raise understanding and establish interest among
business, government, organizations and individuals, of the importance
of contingency planning.
provide a resource for contingency planning related information.