TKP New York Conference Center October 23, 2017 - October 24, 2017


6th Annual Continuity Insights New York Conference.




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KEYNOTE SESSIONS ANNOUNCED

Monday, October 23rd: Corporate Smokejumper: Crisis Management: Tools, Tales and Techniques

Gil MeyerIf you always wondered what it is like to be inside the conference room where executives wrestle with complex dilemmas, here are tales from behind closed doors. Gil Meyer is the author of “Corporate Smokejumper,” in addition to being a crisis management expert who inspires creative change in how organizations approach crisis management. For 29 years Meyer served DuPont in a wide range of public affairs and regulatory affairs and for 12 years he directed its global issues and crisis management programs.

Tuesday, October 24th: Everything You’re Doing is Wrong? (Helpful Hints from the Adaptive BC Manifesto)

Dr. David LindstedtFor 20 years or more, we have followed the same best practice. But are they “proven practices?” David Lindstedt will discuss the emergence of a new, exciting, “Lean” alternative to traditional preparedness planning practices; starting with the drivers behind the need for a sea change and the nine principles of the Adaptive BC Manifesto. Lindstedt is the founder of Readiness Analytics, and also serves as Director of Program Management with the Office of Distance Education and eLearning at the Ohio State University.

The Continuity Insights New York Conference is a two-day event that will feature recognized authorities sharing best practices, timely information, and leading strategies for a more resilient business, entity, and community.

TKP New York Conference CenterThis year’s event will be held at the:
TKP New York Conference Center
109 West 39th Street (between Broadway and 6th Avenue), New York, NY 10018

Conference Registration Fees:
Full Two-Day: $745
One-Day: $495
Full conference registration includes sessions, proceedings, breakfasts, lunches, breaks, and exhibits.

Registration Discounts
The Continuity Insights New York Conference offers special group and certification discounts on your registration. Contact Bob Nakao, Executive Publisher, at 267-980-6151, or bob@continuityinsights.com for more information. Earn 8 Continuing Education Points for attending the Continuity Insights New York Conference. Please email bob@continuityinsights.com post-conference for your certificate.

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6th Annual Continuity Insights New York Conference

TKP New York Conference Center October 23, 2017 - October 24, 2017

Full Conference Program document (download available soon)
At-A-Glance Agenda document (download available soon)
Monday, October 23, 2017
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Registration Open
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.  BREAKFAST
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.  Plenary Session
Gil Meyer, Sparke LLC
9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.  Break
9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.  Breakout Sessions
10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  Break
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Breakout Sessions
Ted Brown, KETCHConsulting
Tejas Katwala, Continuity Logic
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.  LUNCH and Vendor Presentations*
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Breakout Session
David Hosier, Macy’s Inc. and Scott Ream, Virtual Corporation
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  Workshop
David Fortino, FEMA
2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.  Break
2:45 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.  Breakout Session
Jacob Neufeld, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
3:45 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.  Break
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Breakout Session
Phil Lambert, Ripcord Solutions
Meet the Continuity Insights 2017 New York Conference Faculty – View Speakers
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Registration Open
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.  BREAKFAST
8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.  Plenary Session
David Lindstedt, Readiness Analytics
9:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.  Break
9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.  Breakout Sessions
Robbie Atabaigi and Jodie Wright, KPMG LLP
Jennifer March, Vanguard
10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.  Break
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Breakout Sessions
Victoria Healy, BC in the Cloud
Ralph Petti, Continuity Dynamics
12:00 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.  LUNCH and Vendor Presentations*
1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.  Breakout Sessions
Douglas Weldon, Ipreo
David Lindstedt, Readiness Analytics
2:15 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.  Break
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.  Breakout Sessions
David Strumpf, Promontory Financial Group
Rachelle Loyear
3:30 p.m. Conference Adjourns
Meet the Continuity Insights 2017 New York Conference Faculty – View Speakers
ATTENTION FACULTY! Download the Continuity Insights New York Conference speaker template here.

*Be sure to visit these informative Vendor Presentations during lunch in room Empire C.

Monday, October 23, 2017
12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Sungard Availability Services
Presentation: AssuranceCM – Transforming Data into Action

Small and big problems occur daily. Regardless of the size and frequency, you do not have time to be burdened with administering siloed, static data repositories and plans as you attempt to manage and coordinate BC/DR resources. This is where AssuranceCM’s all-in-one, integrated platform sets you up for success. AssuranceCM is a visionary, user-friendly, and complete BC/DR software solution; an integrated business continuity management (BCM) suite that offers Assessments, Planning, Incident Management/Testing, and Reporting on a single, inter-connected platform. AssuranceCM leverages related business continuity data – the dependencies you define, the RTOs and criticalities you assess, the detailed tasks in plans you build – and transforms it into timely, actionable information on your mobile devices, tablets, and laptops. Join us as we demonstrate our easy-to-use yet powerful AssuranceCM solution, showing you how data relationships across a single platform designed for business continuity can help elevate your BCM Program and empower you to act. Learn more about AssuranceCM.

12:50 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.

Fusion Risk Management
Presentation: Business Continuity Management Redefined – Fusion Framework System Demonstration & Discussion

This session outlines how Fusion Framework System enables you to gain executive sponsorship, engage your entire organization, deliver a high-value BCM program with integrated risk management, and achieve comprehensive resilience, response, and recovery capabilities. You’ll see how the software delivers sustainable, data-driven information foundation, dynamic planning and preparation, complex exercise scenarios, and simulations; and integrations with leading ENS and CMDB providers. Learn more about Fusion Framework System.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
12:05 p.m. – 12:35 p.m.

Virtual Corporation
Presentation: Sustainable Planner 4.0 – The Resilient Next-Gen solution to Support Your Organization’s Plans

Lance Stange, VP of Sales with Virtual Corporation, will provide an in-depth look at the new, faster, more efficient Sustainable Planner 4.0 (SP4). During the 30-minute demo, Stange will showcase the new innovations that will be available in our solution and how that will make it even easier to support your business continuity and disaster recovery plans, making your organization more resilient when you need it most. There will also be time for Q&A. Learn more about Sustainable Planner 4.0.

12:40 p.m. – 1:10 p.m.

RockDove
Presentation: In a Crisis Filled World You Need In Case of Crisis, a Digital Crisis Management Solution

In Case of Crisis, by RockDove Solutions is a crisis management platform, relied on by over 750 institutions globally to provide organizations and their people with the ability to prepare for and respond agilely to the broad array of digital and traditional crises that they face every day. Learn more about In Case of Crisis.








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6th Annual Continuity Insights New York Conference

TKP New York Conference Center October 23, 2017 - October 24, 2017

BCI Good Practice Guidelines Training Course (CBCI)

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 3:45 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.; Wednesday and Thursday, October 25 and 26, 2017, 8:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.; and Friday, October 27, 2017, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Three-plus day course)

This classroom-based course is aimed at individuals who prefer learning in an interactive environment, led by an experienced business continuity professional. The beginner benefits from a solid description of the methodologies that enable an organization to develop; implement and maintain an effective Business Continuity Management (BCM) program, whilst the experienced professional gains an in-depth look at the Good Practice Guidelines (GPG). This course is excellent preparation for the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) Certificate Examination that leads to the post-nominal designation CBCI, a recognized industry credential and the launching pad for Statutory membership of the BCI. It is also the perfect choice for business continuity professionals already working in the field who are looking to complement their experience thorough some formal training on business continuity (BC). The course provides an in-depth study of the Business Continuity Management (BCM) Lifecycle. The subject matter addresses the six BCI Professional Practices as defined in the GPG, including Technical and Management Practices, taking the candidate through each stage of the BCM Lifecycle step by step. Using case studies and examples based on real-life experience, the instructor provides practical insights into all aspects pertaining to the development, implementation and management of a BC program within an organization.

Registration Fee: $2,156

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6th Annual Continuity Insights New York Conference

TKP New York Conference Center October 23, 2017 - October 24, 2017

Networking Opportunities
Network with your colleagues at breakfast each morning from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., during lunch as well on both days, and in numerous session breaks throughout the day.

Vendor Presentations
Don’t miss these informative sessions during lunch in room Empire C.

Monday, October 23, 2017
12:15 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

Sungard Availability Services
Presentation: AssuranceCM – Transforming Data into Action

Small and big problems occur daily. Regardless of the size and frequency, you do not have time to be burdened with administering siloed, static data repositories and plans as you attempt to manage and coordinate BC/DR resources. This is where AssuranceCM’s all-in-one, integrated platform sets you up for success. AssuranceCM is a visionary, user-friendly, and complete BC/DR software solution; an integrated business continuity management (BCM) suite that offers Assessments, Planning, Incident Management/Testing, and Reporting on a single, inter-connected platform. AssuranceCM leverages related business continuity data – the dependencies you define, the RTOs and criticalities you assess, the detailed tasks in plans you build – and transforms it into timely, actionable information on your mobile devices, tablets, and laptops. Join us as we demonstrate our easy-to-use yet powerful AssuranceCM solution, showing you how data relationships across a single platform designed for business continuity can help elevate your BCM Program and empower you to act. Learn more about AssuranceCM.

12:50 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.

Fusion Risk Management
Presentation: Business Continuity Management Redefined – Fusion Framework System Demonstration & Discussion

This session outlines how Fusion Framework System enables you to gain executive sponsorship, engage your entire organization, deliver a high-value BCM program with integrated risk management, and achieve comprehensive resilience, response, and recovery capabilities. You’ll see how the software delivers sustainable, data-driven information foundation, dynamic planning and preparation, complex exercise scenarios, and simulations; and integrations with leading ENS and CMDB providers. Learn more about Fusion Framework System.

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
12:05 p.m. – 12:35 p.m.

Virtual Corporation
Presentation: Sustainable Planner 4.0 – The Resilient Next-Gen solution to Support Your Organization’s Plans

Lance Stange, VP of Sales with Virtual Corporation, will provide an in-depth look at the new, faster, more efficient Sustainable Planner 4.0 (SP4). During the 30-minute demo, Stange will showcase the new innovations that will be available in our solution and how that will make it even easier to support your business continuity and disaster recovery plans, making your organization more resilient when you need it most. There will also be time for Q&A. Learn more about Sustainable Planner 4.0.

12:40 p.m. – 1:10 p.m.

RockDove
Presentation: In a Crisis Filled World You Need In Case of Crisis, a Digital Crisis Management Solution

In Case of Crisis, by RockDove Solutions is a crisis management platform, relied on by over 750 institutions globally to provide organizations and their people with the ability to prepare for and respond agilely to the broad array of digital and traditional crises that they face every day. Learn more about In Case of Crisis.








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6th Annual Continuity Insights New York Conference

TKP New York Conference Center October 23, 2017 - October 24, 2017

The TKP New York Conference Center is conveniently located in the heart of Midtown Manhattan, adjacent to Bryant Park and within walking distance of  Times Square, Grand Central, Penn Station and Port Authority Bus Terminal.
From Grand Central
  • Head northwest on E 42nd St toward Park Ave.
  • Turn left onto 5th Ave and walk one block.
  • Turn right onto W 39th St and walk one block.
  • TKP will be on the right-hand side.
From Penn Station
  • Head southeast on W 33rd St toward Penn Plaza.
  • Turn left onto 7th Ave and walk six blocks.
  • Turn right onto W 39th St and walk one block.
  • TKP will be on the left-hand side.
From 33rd Street PATH Station
  • Head southeast on W 33rd St toward 6th Ave.
  • Turn left onto 6th Ave and walk six blocks.
  • Turn left onto W 39th St.
  • TKP will be on the right-hand side.
Subway Station
Bryant Park MTA subway stationfor the B, D, F, M and 7 Trains
Times Square-42nd Street MTA subway station for the N, Q, R, 1, 2, 3, S, and 7 Trains
Port Authority Bus Terminal-42nd Street MTA subway station for the A, C, and E Trains
Bus Service
M7 and M5 – Bus stop on 6th Avenue
M1, M2, M3, M4 and M5 – Bus stops on 5th Avenue
M42 – Bus stops from East to West on 42nd Street
Nearby Airports
John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) – 18 miles
LaGuardia Airport (LGA) – 9 miles
Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) – 17 miles
Hotel Accommodations (nearest hotels)*
Residence Inn by Marriott, Times Square (distance ½ block)
1033 Avenue of The Americas, New York, NY 10018, 855-239-9485
114 W 40th St, New York, NY 10018, 855-239-9399
Refinery Hotel (distance 1 block)
63 W 38th St, New York, New York, NY 10018, 800-491-6126
Archer Hotel  (distance 1 block)
45 West 38th St, New York, NY 10018, 800-491-6126
The Bryant Park Hotel  (distance 1 block)
40 W 40th St, New York, NY 10018, 800-491-6126
LUMA Hotel Times Square (distance 2 blocks)
120 West 41st St, New York, NY  10036, 800-491-6126
Fairfield Inn by Marriott, Fifth Avenue (distance 2 blocks)
21 W 37th St, New York, NY 10018, 855-239-9483
SpringHill Suites by Marriott, Midtown Manhattan (distance 2 blocks)
25 West 37th St, New York, NY 10018, 855-239-9485
60 West 36th Street, New York, NY 10018, 855-239-9222

*Local hotel suggestions only, as the TKP New York is a conference center and not a hotel venue.








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6th Annual Continuity Insights New York Conference

TKP New York Conference Center October 23, 2017 - October 24, 2017

Exhibit Sales
The Continuity Insights New York conference attracts mid- to senior-level business continuity professionals primarily from the Greater New York Metro and Mid-Atlantic region, but we’ve also seen many attendees from Europe, Canada, Mexico, Asia, and from within the United States as far as Hawaii.  This is your opportunity to showcase your organization in an intimate setting, as there are less than 20 tabletop exhibiting opportunities.
Premium Sponsors: $3,500
• One 30-Minute Vendor Presentation (basic AV provided)
• One Conference Bag Insert
• One Six-Foot Exhibit Table
• Post-Show Attendee List
• Pre-Show eNewsletter Promotion
• Pre-Event and Onsite Marketing and Recognition
Standard Sponsors: $2,750
• One Conference Bag Insert
• One Six-Foot Exhibit Table
• Post-Show Attendee List
• Pre-Show Enewsletter Promotion
• Pre-Event and Onsite Marketing and Recognition
Exhibitor Set-Up & Tear-Down:
Exhibitor Set-up: Monday, October 23, 2017, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Exhibitor Tear-down: Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall Hours: 
Monday, October 23, 2017, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Various Conference Breaks Throughout the Day
Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 7:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Various Conference Breaks Throughout the Day
Questions: Bob Nakao at bob@continuityinsights.com or 267-980-6151.
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6th Annual Continuity Insights New York Conference

TKP New York Conference Center October 23, 2017 - October 24, 2017

The Continuity Insights Management Conference is the premiere event for the true decision-makers for business continuity initiatives. These influential managers and executives have the authority to invest in the products and services that ensure the integrity, availability, resilience, and security of their organizations.
Who Attends the Continuity Insights Management Conferences
Business/Industry
Banking/Financial 18.20%
Manufacturing – Computer-related 3.66%
Manufacturing – Other 9.81%
Insurance 6.33%
Healthcare 7.21%
Professional Services/Consulting 7.21%
IT/Data Services 10.20%
Telecommunications/Utilities 2.97%
Government (Federal, State, Local, Military) 6.63%
Wholesale/Retail 9.37%
Education 3.57%
Communications/Media 2.56%
Transportation 3.44%
Legal/Real Estate 1.19%
Other 7.65%
100.00%
Job Function
Corporate/Executive Management 52.36%
Financial Management 2.96%
IT/IS Management 11.95%
Internet/Interactive/New Media 3.21%
Risk Management 5.32%
Security/Safety 3.34%
Emergency Management 4.56%
Legal/Human Resources 1.23%
Operations/Manufacturing 2.32%
Planner/Coordinator 4.77%
Consultant/Analyst 5.15%
Other 2.83%
Past Exhibitors Have Included:
AccuWeather Enterprise Solutions
Agility Recovery
Airbus
Alert Media
ANAB
AQS Management
ASIS
Association of Continuity Professionals
Avalution Consulting
Axcient
BC in the Cloud
BC Management Inc.
BCI USA Chapter
BSI
Business Continuity Institute
Business Continuity Services, Inc.
Cassidian
Cervalis
ClearView Continuity
CloudVelocity
Continuity Centers
Continuity Housing
Continuity Logic
COOP Systems
Crisis Management International
Dell Computer Corp
Deloitte
Delta Computer Group
Derdack GmbH
DHS
Dialogic
Disaster Resilience Leadership Academy
Disaster Resource Guide
DRI International
Eagle Rock Alliance, Ltd
Early Alert, Inc.
eBRP
Emergency Communications Network
Ernst & Young
Everbridge
F24 United States Inc.
Fairchild Consulting
Fusion Risk Management
Generac Power Systems
Globafone
Global Alert Link
Globalstar, LLC
Hewlett-Packard
HipLink Software
IBM Corporation
ImagIT
Impact Weather
inKumo
International Consortium for Organizational Resilience (ICOR)
Intertek
KETCHConsulting
KingsBridge Disaster Recovery
KPMG LLP
Lootok
Mail + Gard
Marsh
MessageOne
MIR3
MissionMode Solutions
Monarch Business Resiliency, Inc.
National Quality Assurance
NEDRIX
Never Fail
Nexis Preparedness Systems
Northeast Disaster Recovery Information X-Change (NEDRIX)
nScaled
Orion Registrar, Inc.
Paradigm Solutions International
Preparis
PriceWaterhouse
Protiviti, Inc
Quantivate LLC
R3 Continuum
Recovery Planner
Recovery Point
Relion
Rentsys Recovery Services
Rescue 42
RES-Q Disaster Recovery Services
Ripcord Solutions
Risk Masters International
Riskpulse
RockDove Solutions, Inc.
Secure 360
Simpler Life Emergency Provisions
Specialized Data Systems
SRA International
SRI Quality System Registrar
Stephenson Disaster Management Institute
Strategic BCP
Strategic Crisis Advisors
Strohl Systems
SunGard Availability Services
Symantec
TAMP Systems
The Center for Continuity Leadership
Unitrends
Venyu
Veritas
Veoci
Verizon Wireless
Virtual Corporation
Volo Recovery
Weather Decision Technologies
Wellspring Info, Inc
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