General Questions

Why should I attend?
The CDM Conference is the Caribbean region’s premier event on Disaster Risk Management. The event welcomes DRM Practitioners, Planners, Environmental Scientist, among others, within CDEMA Participating States as well as stakeholders beyond our region. Participants and decision makers are provided with information related to progress, gaps and lessons learnt towards the achievement of CDM. See for more information


Will I require a visa to enter Sint Maarten?


Would I be able to register on site?
Yes, during the designated period
Would I be able to pay by cheque or wire transfer?
What is the cancellation/ refund policy for the 11th CDM conference?
Once registered, can I make changes to my registration details? When would the cut off period be?
I just want to attend one session. Is that possible to do without registering for the conference?


Will there be complimentary shuttle service from the airport to the hotel?
No shuttle service will be provided. Delegates are invited to take a cab to the hotel. Fare ≤ US$5 per person
I want to seek alternative accommodation; will my meals at host hotel be covered?
Is there accommodation for people with disabilities and those requiring special assistance?