About ResCon




This premier annual conference is the ultimate platform for professionals to delve into the practice of successful resilience and disaster management in our ever-evolving global environment.

Based in New Orleans — a globally recognized hub of resilience, disaster management and innovation — this 3-day conference is designed to foster collaboration and ignite new ideas, ensuring participants leave with a fresh perspective and renewed motivation.

ResCon is the place to connect with like-minded professionals, share experiences, and collaborate on groundbreaking projects that will shape the future of resilience and disaster management.




ResCon is a rebranding of a conference called International Disaster Conference and Expo (IDCE) that has brought over 200-800 registrants to New Orleans annually since 2012.

ResCon is more than just a conference; it is an opportunity to be part of a global movement towards building more resilient and prepared communities.

Who should attend ResCon?
ResCon is the paramount destination for resiliency and disaster management professionals looking to stay ahead of the curve.

This conference is a melting pot of diverse practitioners who are dedicated to tackling the profound and powerful topics that impact communities and economies worldwide. They include:

  • Resilience Officers and Practitioners
  • Emergency Management Officials
  • Private-Sector
  • International, Federal, State and Municipal Government Leadership
  • Educational Institutions
  • Advocates and Policymakers
  • And many more!


Join us and become part of a community that is shaping the future of resilience and disaster management.


Other topics ResCon explores:

ResCon offers programming that touches on a wide range of topics: Economic Resilience, Emergency Management, Coastal Restoration and Water Management, Technology, Homeland Security, First Response, Business Continuity and all aspects of Disaster Resilience, Response, Recovery, and Mitigation.