DRJ Spring 2020

Conference & Exhibit

Attend The #1 BC/DR Event!

Winter Journal

Volume 32, Issue 4

Full Contents Now Available!

Tuesday, 21 April 2009 20:13

DRJ Celebrates 40th Conference in Orlando

Written by  JON SEALS

Disaster Recovery Journal celebrated its 40th conference March 29 to April 1, 2009, at Walt Disney World’s Coronado Springs Resort. “Despite the economic woes our world is facing, attendance was still strong with more than 750 registered attendees and more than 1,100 in total for the show,” said Bob Arnold, president of Disaster Recovery Journal. “This is considerably down from years past, but in today’s landscape, we deem this an incredible success. Spring World 2009 was highlighted by a disco-themed Monday Night Hospitality event, sponsored by IBM. “We would like to thank our gold sponsor, IBM, for hosting a wonderful disco ball for the attendees,” said Arnold. “I would also like to thank our many other sponsors including: Forsythe, SunGard, Varolli, DCC, Dell MessageOne, eBRP, Booz Allen Hamilton, COOP systems, EMC GlobalAlertLink, Verizon Wireless, DRI Intermational and PPBI.” Included with the usual conference CD, booklet, and other handouts, was a two-DVD set by Edward