2021 Continuity Insights Management Conference Preps for Minneapolis

How can you achieve new heights of resiliency within your organization and become better prepared to respond to the next big event? The 2021 Continuity Insights Management Conference scheduled for October 4-5, at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis, offers an inside track. More than 70 in-person featured sessions and six individual

Emergency Operations Plans: Actions Taken in the Initial Minutes of an Emergency Often Dictate the Outcome

By Don Schmidt, Preparedness, LLC: An employee complains of chest pains. A delivery truck backs into the gas meter, and a strong odor of gas invades the building. A “suspicious” package is found in the unattended lobby. Gunfire erupts in the shop area, and coworkers are fleeing. A severe thunderstorm warning

The BCI Re-Releases GPG Lite Edition

The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is making its Good Practices Guidelines Lite Edition available as a free download from its website. The GPG Lite is a condensed version of the BCI Good Practice Guidelines 2018, the definitive guide for business continuity and resilience professionals. The GPG Lite is for any professional

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

Nearly a dozen sessions and workshops have been scheduled for the featured Case Studies track at the 2021 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

ICOR Announces Upcoming Courses Designed to Meet All Learning Styles

The ICOR Education Program has been designed to meet the developmental needs of all Business Continuity professionals. Its ICOR’s discipline-based education and credentialing program is organized around the 12 disciplines in the ICOR Organizational Resilience Framework. Courses are traditional instructor-led onsite at an ICOR location or at your site (once safe

Fusion Annual Global Client Summit Scheduled

Fusion Risk Management has announced its fifth annual client summit, Solutions 2021, will be held June 8 – 10, 2021. The three-day virtual conference will examine best practices in operational resilience, business continuity, and risk management. The event will showcase leading organizations’ operational resilience best practices, client insights, and enable attendees

BCI Vision: Looking to Create a More Resilient World

The Business Continuity Institute’s 3rd Community Resilience Volunteer Week (CRVW) encourages Business Continuity and Resilience professionals to participate in pro bono work to enable communities to benefit from their valuable skillsets. Looking to create "a world where all organizations, communities and societies become more resilient,” CRVW is taking place June 14-18,

Registration Open, Program Announced for Continuity Insights’ 2020 Management Conference

Continuity Insights has announced the full conference program, including speakers, sessions, plenaries, and panel discussions for the 2020 Continuity Insights Management Conference, taking place October 4-6, 2021, at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis. The preliminary schedule kicks off on Saturday and Sunday, October 2-3 with a selection of pre-conference workshops and certification