The Board of New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center has re-affirmed its support of the International Disaster Conference and Expo (IDCE) by investing more of its resources and acquiring right to the show for the foreseeable future, announced IDCE Executive Director Jimmy Mouton.

“Our 2013 show promises to be bigger and better than ever, with 2,000 attendees and 200 exhibitors, Mouton said.

The 2013 show will begin on January 8, 2013. Attendee registration opens August 1. For more information, go to