Lights! Calamity! Action! Excitement to your Business Continuity Exercises
Starts: Tuesday 21 June 2011, 5:15PM
Finishes: Tuesday 21 June 2011, 7:00PM
Venue: Ernst and Young, 11
Mounts Bay Road, Perth WA 6000
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Topic: "Lights! Calamity! Action!
Excitement to your Business Continuity Exercises"
Are your businesses motivated and excited about participating in
business continuity (BC) exercises, or do they moan and groan of
having to do the same old things year after year?
Running a BC exercise is more than just testing a plan or
validating a sequence of procedures. It is also about providing the
participants with an experience that maximises learning, enhances
team effectiveness and encourages greater participation in the BC
program. It is therefore important that organisations design
realistic and engaging exercise scenarios to achieve the desired
This presentation will use examples from different organisations
to show how they performed various types of BCM exercises, and
illustrate different techniques that can be applied to make BC
exercises more exciting and engaging.
Presenter: Kenny Seow
Kenny Seow has 20 years of international experience in disaster
recovery, business continuity and crisis management in banking,
securities, logistics and government. He runs his own consultancy
practice in Perth, Western Australia, and is currently contracted
with the WA government and a number of other organisations to
provide business continuity support, training and advisory
services. Prior to this, Kenny was the Director and Regional Head
of Business Continuity Management of Deutsche Bank with
responsibility for the development and implementation of the bank's
BCM program across 16 countries in Asia Pacific.
Kenny is currently the WA Area Representative for the Australian
chapter of the Business Continuity Institute. He is also a
volunteer with the WA State Emergency Service.
Many thanks to our sponsors:
Many thanks to Ernst & Young for sponsoring the venue for this