IAEM (International Association of Emergency Managers) has more than 6,000 members worldwide and is a non-profit educational organization dedicated to promoting the ‘Principles of Emergency Management’ and representing those professionals whose goals are saving lives and protecting property and the environment during emergencies and disasters.
Our vision is to be recognized globally as the premier organization for emergency management.
Our mission is to advance the profession or Emergency Managers by promoting the principles of emergency management, to serve its members by proving information, networking and professional development opportunities, and to advance the emergency management profession.
The Canadian Council is comprised of four committees (Communications & Marketing Committee, Membership Engagement Committee, Partnership Engagement Committee, and Professional Development Committee). Each committee is formed by volunteers who hold a membership, lives in Canada, and provides various levels of experience with wide ranging expertise allowing IAEM members a wide variety of information, news and valuable resources.
If you’re interested in joining a Committee, send an email to the leader of the Committee you’re interested in or if you want to learn more about what it takes to become a member of IAEM please visit the Membership Page.
To learn more about upcoming events (i.e. Annual Conference, Continued Education Sessions, Think Tanks, Webinars, etc.) click here.
To understand available Emergency Manager designations AEM (Associate Emergency Manager) or CEM (Certified Emergency Manager)], the benefits of having one and how to obtain one, view the Certification Program Page.
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Simply looking for more information about IAEM and resources that you can utilize as an Emergency Manager? We can assist you with that as well. Once you have become a member, you will receive the IAEM Bulletin on a monthly basis, and the weekly IAEM Dispatch newsletter that highlights news and academia from around the world.