Powerful Pre- and Post-Conference Sessions Scheduled for 2018

Organizers have scheduled an extremely well-round pre- and post-conference session track incorporating highly interactive, focused sessions for the 2018 Continuity Insights Management Conference. Topics have been chosen to give attendees the chance to earn additional CEAPs. Business continuity and resiliency professionals, both experienced practitioners and those climbing the ranks, have the

Case Studies Track to Feature Proven Ideas, Challenges, Lessons Learned

Twenty sessions and workshops have been scheduled for the featured Case Studies track at the 2018 Continuity Insights Management Conference. The exchange of practical ideas that can help solve critical problems or improve the efficiency or effectiveness of an overall BCM program will be on full display as practitioners share

Advanced Mobile Weather Monitoring Technology Puts Data Where You Are

By Glen Denny, Baron Services, Inc. — One of the biggest challenges in weather forecasting has always been alerting people who are away from home of severe weather threats. The radio was for years the primary viable method of doing so, but a radio can only give listeners so much

2017 Worst Year on Record for US Environmental Disasters

According to figures compiled by The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), the United States experienced 16 weather and climate disasters during 2017. Losses for each disaster exceeded $1 billion and the new total of approximately $306 billion made it the costliest year on record for the US. The biggest disaster instances

Ask the Experts – You’ve Got Questions; We’ve Got a Lot of Answers

The importance of consulting subject matter experts on a wide-range of critical BC/DR issue cannot be overstated. It’s the reason why Continuity Insights invites recognized subject matter experts to be part of its annual Management Conference – to stimulate conversations and answer your relevant business continuity and resiliency questions with

Supply Chain Resilience Report 2017

The BCI Supply Chain Resilience Report, in association with Zurich, is a comprehensive resource for business continuity, supply chain management, and resilience practitioners alike for its insights on supply chain disruptions. Over the last nine years, it has provided practical and actionable advice which enables organizations across industry sectors worldwide

ModusLink Announces Acquisition of IWCO Direct, Including Mail-Gard® Division

ModusLink Global Solutions™, Inc. has completed the acquisition of privately-held IWCO Direct, a leading provider of data-driven direct marketing solutions, for $476 million in cash. IWCO Direct will continue to be run by Jim Andersen, who has been CEO since 1999. ModusLink Corporation, the Company's digital and physical supply chain

Addressing the Front-Line Needs of Today’s BC Professionals

Conferences are key to gathering information and learning new techniques from your peers and experienced professionals within the business continuity community. The 16th annual Continuity Insights Management Conference, scheduled for April 23-25, 2018, at the Hilton Miami Downtown, will bring together an innovative network of leading business continuity and resiliency