eGUIDE brought to you every Wednesday by the Disaster Resource Guide - June 3rd, 2009

National Disaster Reconstruction
Conference & Expo

June 17 - 18, 2009. New Orleans, LA. The first event working to consolidate the industries which comprise the entire Disaster Preparation, Response, Recovery, and Rebuilding cycle! Click HERE>>

Public/Private Partnerships Help Iowa Respond and Recover Emergency managers know public/private partnerships help communities and businesses respond to and recover from disaster. In Iowa, they were put to the test, as the state was pummeled with flooding and tornadoes. Click HERE>>
From Pandemics to Weather Outages, Make the Most of your Crisis Notification System. Click here for Dell's 101 Uses for Emergency Notification eBook.

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Poll Finds Public Still Not Ready for Hurricanes
Is it possible that in 2009 - after years of busy hurricane seasons - the general public in hurricane zones still isn't prepared? A new poll says it's not just possible, it's a reality. Click HERE>>

Executives Take Security Seriously, Survey Says
Ask C-level executives if they take security seriously. They're going to give the politically correct answer "yes." But do they back up their answers with actual support? Click HERE>>

New Travel Rules Kick In Amid RFID Concerns
Earlier this week, new travel requirements went into effect at US land and sea borders, but the concerns over the RFID passport still haven't been answered. Click HERE>>

Biometric Technologies Not Yet Enough for Security, Experts Say
Almost 10 years ago, professionals thought biometric technology would revolutionize security. But according to some experts, the technology doesn't live up to that ideal. Click HERE>>

The Trauma of 9/11 Is No Excuse for National Security Policies, Expert Says
Officials from the Bush administration say 9/11 justifies many of their controversial national security policies. But one insider says that's not an excuse. Click HERE>>

Will Recession Hurt Hurricane Preparations?
Is the recession a possible explanation for a lack of hurricane preparations? Some preparedness experts seem to think it is. Click HERE>>

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World Conf. on Disaster Mgmt. June 21-24. Toronto, Can. Network and Learn from the best on how to develop effective resiliency tactics to sustain your business operations and communities during critical times. Click HERE>> to Register and SAVE $200.

Corporate Emergency Kit. Cover your company's basic preparedness needs with this comprehensive survival kit. Don't wait any longer. Contingency planning begins with taking care of your number one resource - your employees! Click HERE>>

National Disaster Reconstruction Conference & Expo June 17-18, 2009. New Orleans, LA. The first event working to consolidate the industries which comprise the entire Disaster Preparation, Response, Recovery, and Rebuilding cycle! Click HERE>>

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Avalution BC Webinars for Healthcare, Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries
Cleveland, OH - June 9th & 10th - Avalution Consulting announced today that registration is open for their next series of industry-specific business continuity webinars. This series will explore key business continuity issues and unique solutions specific to the healthcare, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries. Full session descriptions can be viewed when you Click HERE>>

Acree Daily Integrated Systems, Inc. Partners with Twenty First Century Comm.
Columbus, OH - Acree Daily and Twenty First Century Communications (TFCC) announce their partnership to expand their safety, security, and communications offerings. Twenty First Century Communications will allow Acree Daily to provide a comprehensive Mass Emergency Notification System by utilizing the integrated REACT Systems product in conjunction with TFCC's Universal Communications System (UCS) and Criscom Mass Notification Systems. Click HERE>>

Star Race Cars Deploys Spacenet's Satellite Services
McLean, VA - Spacenet Inc., a provider of satellite networking solutions, announced that its high-performance Connexstar satellite communications services have been deployed to support Star Race Cars, the exclusive producer of cars used in the Star Mazda Championship presented by Goodyear. The system was deployed by Spacenet channel partner, Orbital Enterprises, a provider of fixed and mobile satellite communications systems. Click HERE>>

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