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CIC Nipissing: Integrating the CAF DART into the International Humanitarian Response

January 13, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST


On Wednesday January 13th, 2016, the Nipissing Branch of the Canadian International Council (CIC) and Department of National Defence Public Affairs, are pleased to present, “Integrating the CAF DART into the International Humanitarian Response. ”This presentation will be made by Lieutenant Colonel Edward Izatt. Drawing on his expertise in Nepal, Lt. Col. Izatt will reflect on the DND DART operation in Nepal at the time of April 2015 earthquake.

Speaker’s Biography:
Lieutenant-Colonel Edward Izatt is the designated Commanding Officer for the Canadian Armed Forces Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART). A Canadian Military Engineer by trade, his service since 1984 has been diverse. His engineer duties, with a mixture of domestic and international operations, cover the complete military range from unit tactical command at 1 Combat Engineer Regiment (Edmonton) to strategic Chief Engineer – Current Operations, NATO Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE -Belgium). As a general staff and liaison officer he has been employed by alliance and coalition organizations in Europe, the Middle East, and Southwest Asia. His Canadian Army institutional posts include Section Chief for Army Professional Development; chief personnel management and policies – Army Western Area (J1); and Dean of the Canadian Army Command and Staff College. He is currently the chief engineer at the 1st Canadian Division, Kingston.

Event Partner:
Department of National Defence Public Affairs (Toronto)

Date and Time:
Wednesday January 13, 2016
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Nipissing University
100 College Drive, Room A122
North Bay, ON  P1B 8L7

This event is free to CIC Members, members of the general public and students. Please register by clicking on the button below before January 13th, 2016. Seating is limited.

Event Contact:
John Allison | johna@nipissingu.ca | (705)474-3461


January 13, 2016
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EST