Building Blocks of Resilience - Validation Edition
Type: Concurrent Session
Wednesday May 30 3:30pm to 4:20pm
Either from a regulatory perspective or organization readiness, there is growing interest among businesses of different shapes and sizes. This session aims to motivate and suggest a strategic direction for building an exercise program appropriate for various levels of maturity. Edward will explore possibilities of appropriately scaling these objectives to accelerate organizational resiliency, specifically through discussion-based, and operational-based exercises.
Motivate and suggest a strategic direction for building an exercise program appropriate for various levels of maturity.
Review fundamental elements of discussion-based and operational-based exercises.
Appropriate application of validation methods depending on various BCM maturity levels.
Edward Ip Enterprise Business Continuity Management Specialist, BMO
Melding Theory with Practice.
Edward is a formally educated and professional certified Business Continuity professional with a background in various sectors including Public, Private, Healthcare and NGOs. Upon graduating from York University having studied Disaster and Emergency Management, he quickly dedicated his career to community and organizational resilience.
Recognizing that the Business Continuity landscape is constantly in motion, whether it being emerging threats or diminishing resources, Edward aims to influence industry best practices through reiterating fundamental ideas in 3 key areas: 1) Risk Assessment, 2) Plan Maintenance and 3) Validation.