ResCon 2020 – Call for Submissions

ResCon is now accepting presentation proposals from September 25 to November 15, 2019. This call solicits speaking and presentation opportunities for conference programming taking place April 28-30, 2020 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and in partnership with the National Governors Association. This 3-day conference will bring the leadership and experience of […]

Read more

ResCon Announces Partnership with National Governors Association

Conference to be held April 28-30, 2020 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center ResCon, the premier annual international conference on the practice of successful resilience and disaster management, has announced a partnership with the National Governors Association (NGA) for producing the annual conference to be held, April 28-30, 2020 at the New […]

Read more
John Bel Edwards Announces the ResCon/NGA partnership

WATCH: Gov. Edwards Officially Announces ResCon/National Governor’s Association Partnership

Governor John Bel Edwards officially announced the partnership between ResCon and the National Governors Association, followed by a panel discussion with experts in the disaster relief field.   Link to Video:  https://youtu.be/roTSQoZxyq8

Read more

ResCon To Announce Partnership with National Governors Association

WHAT:        ResCon, the premier annual international conference on the practice of successful resilience and disaster management, announces partnership with the National Governors Association (NGA) for the planning of ResCon 2020, to be held April 28-30, 2020 at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. New name, logo and event concept will be unveiled. […]

Read more

Plan Your Trip to NOLA for ResCon, December 4-6

Don’t miss your chance to convene with top disaster management and recovery practitioners in the epicenter of resilience. REGISTER NOW to hear the latest in shifting national recovery policies and to contribute to an evolving dialogue on the most pressing issues facing the global resilience community. Pre-registration ends November 30th!  2018 PROGRAMMING INCLUDES: Opening Address […]

Read more

2017 RES/CON Photo Gallery Now Available!

Click here to view the 2017 RES/CON Photo Gallery!

Read more

RES/CON Organizers Announce Speakers and Programming for 2017 Conference

Organizers for RES/CON – The Global Resilience Summit – today announced the 2017 speaker and programming lineup, including representatives from the United Nations, Twitter, City of Los Angeles, HR&A Advisors, AirBnB, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, G&H International Services, Perkins+Will, U.S. Geological Survey, Zurich Insurance, Shell Exploration & Production Company, among many global […]

Read more

2016 RES/CON Photo Gallery Now Available!

Click here to view the 2016 RES/CON Photo Gallery!  

Read more

New Orleans on a Budget!

 Attending RES/CON in New Orleans can be easy on your wallet. With these exciting things to do in New Orleans, you’ll be able to combine business and pleasure, affordably!  From historic downtown to uptown streetcar rides for $1.25, to strolling around the National Historic Landmark known as “The French Quarter,” New Orleans has a lot […]

Read more

RES/CON and Ridge Global Announce Global Resiliency Forum

EXCLUSIVE OPPORTUNITY: Confronting Existential Risks at the “Global Resiliency Forum” A unique opportunity to join world thought-leaders at a “Global Resiliency Forum,” developed by Ridge Global and sponsored by Walmart, will provide a new level of conversation around three key-resiliency areas: climate adaptation, cyber security, and terrorism. Over the course of this three-hour workshop, attendees will […]

Read more

Guest Blog Post: Jeff Hebert

  As the first CRO of New Orleans, I not only feel the weight of this responsibility, but also the opportunity to chart a new path forward for the City, and have done so with the input of numerous stakeholders, residents, and partner organizations in Resilient New Orleans—the city’s first ever resilience strategy. While the […]

Read more