BCI World 2016 Programme: Day 2

Day 2: 9th November 2016


08.00 - 09.00   Registration and welcome refreshments

09.00 - 09.10    Welcome and introduction

Speaker: David James-Brown FBCI, BCI chair

09.10 - 10.00    Opening Keynote Address

Speaker: Prof. Lewis Dartnell, Astrobiology Research Fellow at University of Westminster
Summary: The Knowledge: How to Rebuild our World from Scratch

10.00 - 10.30    Keynote address

Speaker: Jim Montgomery, Deputy Chief, City of Ottawa Office of Emergency Management
Summary: A Case of Cooperation, Collaboration and Communication

10.30 - 11.00     Networking and refreshments

11.00 - 12.30     Breakout sessions

Breakout 1

Professional Development; New skills for a changing landscape

Deborah Higgins MBCI, The BCI
Charley Newnham MBCI, PwC
Aspirations of BC professionals – new research - what practitioners from around the world are telling us about the future of BCM.

Dean Beaumont FBCI Head of Resilience, Virgin Money
David Wheatley MBCI Senior Analyst, Virgin Money
Bridging the gap for Generation Y

Phillip Wood MBE Hon MBCI Head of School, Management and Professional Studies Buckinghamshire New University
Professional development skills and competencies

Additional panellist: Karla Jobling Chief Operating Officer, BeecherMadden

Additional panellist: Yusuf Ukaye DBCI Business Continuity Specialist, ITS

Facilitator: Charley Newnham MBCI – Enterprise Resilience, PwC

12.30 - 14.00     Lunch

14.00 - 15.30     Breakout sessions

Breakout 1

Workshop; Design Thinking: A human centred approach to problem-solving

Gareth Bone Head of Business Continuity Advisory, Commonwealth Bank

An introduction to the key concepts from a BC perspective and the chance to try them with a few fun exercises.

15.30 - 16.00     Networking and refreshments

16.00 - 16.40     Keynote address

Speaker: Michael Balboni, President and Managing Director, Redland Strategies Inc., Executive Director of Greater New York Health Care Facilities Association, Former New York State Deputy Secretary for Public Safety, Former New York State Senator
Subject: “Excuse me, but CNN is on the phone about the explosion...." Who's going to protect your brand?

16.40 - 17.00     Closing Plenary Session

Subject: Global panel of BCI chapter chairs summarizing the take away practical and collaborative strategies to build organizational resilience that have been discussed and outlined during the event.

17.00                  Close of conference


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BCI World 2017
November 2017
London, UK

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