| BCAW 2013 is launched
Get a taste of what’s to come
|The BCAW 2013 tweet-a-thon kicks off at 10:30 GMT on 18th March
Tweet, retweet and tweet again #BCAW2013 and #BusinessContinuity
Make BCAW and BC global trending topics
|One of the goals we have set for this year’s BCAW is to make Business Continuity a real global trend through the initiation of a Tweet-a-Thon that commences on Day One of BCAW 2013.’Tweet Off’ is at 10:30 GMT on 18th March.
What we need you to do:
- Follow us @TheBCEye and retweet as many #BCAW2013 and #BusinessContinuitytweets as possible – we will be adding tweets throughout the week so make sure you stay on the page with us and help us to make BCAW a global trend.
- Include #BCAW2013 and/or #BusinessContinuity in all your tweets up to and during BCAW 2013
- Tweet or Retweet at 10:30 GMT or as close to this as you can get – best thing is to set a reminder in your Outlook Calendar to trigger your memory to start tweeting.
|BCAW Webinars Monday, 18th March 2013 – DAY ONE
Not too late to register!
|Six keys to effective reputational and IT risk management
Paul Pocock, IBM Business Continuity and Resiliency Consultant and Jason Sumner from the Economist Intelligence Unit
The effect of IT risks on corporate and brand reputation is real. The question is what can you do to prevent and mitigate these risks. Join Paul and Jason as they discuss the management of reputation and risk as part of an overall IT strategy.March 18th; 12:00 pm GMT
Launch Event: BCI’s Good Practice Guidelines 2013
Lyndon Bird FBCI, Technical Director BCI and Editor-in-Chief of the Good Practice Guidelines and Deborah Higgins MBCI, Technical Learning Manager BCI and Assistant Editor
Be among the first to learn about the latest thinking in Business Continuity (BC) and benefit from the unique opportunity to put the questions to the editors that you have been itching to ask.
March 18th; 13:00 pm GMT
Horizon Scanning: Top Threats in 2013 and Key Trends
Lee Glendon CBCI, Head of Research and Advocacy BCI and Lorna Anderson, Global Business Continuity Product Technical Manager BSI
Is cyber-threat over-hyped? Which sectors are facing which threats? These and other questions will form the basis of this live debate that is based on the recently released BCI Research Report: Horizon Scan 2013 Survey Report that captures the views of 730 organizations from 62 countries.
March 18th;16:00 GMT
Success Stories in Resilience in Management
Dr Nader Mehravari MBCI, CERT Cyber Resilience Center, Carnegie Mellon Software Engineering
CERT Resilience Management Model (CERT-RMM) is the most modern and comprehensive framework for managing operational resilience in organizations of all sizes and types. This webinar shares some success stories of practical applications of CERT-RMM in a range of organizations, including US :Postal Service and industry giant Lockheed Martin.
March 18th;17:00 GMT
Check out the full webinar schedule here
|Have you played the BC24 game yet?
|Over 900 teams now competing! Are you one of them? Free access to this highly-acclaimed online crisis simulation game available until 22nd March – still time to enter your team and get to the top of the leader board!! Highly competitive; great fun; fantastic exercising tool to test your staff’s BC skills.Start playing today here
See who’s at the top of the leader board here
BC24 sponsored by PwC
|Do you know if there are any BCAW events taking place in your region?
Check out what’s happening on DAY ONE of BCAW near you
|BCAW 2013 Event: Sydney 2000 to London 2012, risks from the past and risks of the future
Date: 18th March 2013; 15:30 to 19:00
Organised by: Continuity Forum in partnership with the Australasian BCI Chapter
For more information and to register click hereBusiness Continuity Awareness Week 2013 with Vocal
Join the Vocal team for Flexi-time iModus Notification Training
Sessions available at 10am GMT every morning from March 18th – 22nd.
Click here to book your place, then log on at 10am for the session of your choice next week.
Speak to a Panel of Experts on Vocal’s Daily Discussion Call
The panel will include Vocal’s Technical Director, Sales Support and Delivery Managers who will be on the conference bridge between 4pm and 4.30 pm everyday next week.
Email Natalie Cooper to request the conference call details
Tweet your ‘Top Continuity Tips’ to Win Theatre Tickets
Simply follow Vocal and tweet your entry at @vocalltd any time from March 18th – 22nd for a chance to win £100 in theatre ticket vouchers which can be redeemed in leading theatres across the UK!
Find out full details here>>
Check out the full events schedule here
|BCAW News, New Releases, Updates
|New Report Release“A Winning Combination” – The 3 Cs of Business Continuity: Contingency Planning, Continuity Capability and Crisis Response
A new report from the BCI highlights how contingency and continuity planning have enabled top horses to reach the famous Cheltenham Festival in spite of a difficult winter.
Read the full press release here
Download your copy of the report here
Norfolk Resilience Forum (NRF) to hold a Small Business Survival Week during BCAW 2013
We are pleased to announce that the Norfolk Resilience Forum (NRF) will be holding a “Small Business Survival Week” during Business Continuity Awareness Week (BCAW) as part of its on-going awareness activities to promote business continuity to the local business community.
Find out more >>
| Enter your BCI Regional Award and become an international BC star!
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||BCM World Conference
and Exhibition 2013
Call for Papers
Deadline for submissions:
28th March 2013
| Read the latest edition here
||BCI Annual Lecture 2013FREE for BCI Members
|Visit the BCAW website for more information, ideas and resources