Joint Workshop Sponsored by:
ISACA Greater Hartford and IIA Southern New England
Guest Speaker: Steven Ross, Executive Principal - Risk Masters, Inc.
This is a two-days training, combining lecture with a hands-on, case-study based workshop that introduces Auditors and Information Security Professionals to the principles and practice of Business Continuity Management (BCM). It includes standards, methodology, and audit and review techniques for both business and Information Technology resilience and recoverability.
Participants in this training will learn:
- The business rationale for Business Continuity Management
- How to view and measure business continuity risk
- Widely accepted standards for Business Continuity Management
- The basic steps for the development of
- A Business Continuity Plan
- An I.T. Disaster Recovery Plan
- A Crisis Management Plan
- Requirements for governance and oversight of a Business Continuity Management program
- An overview of tools and techniques for Business Continuity Planning
- An approach to auditing a Business Continuity Management program and the plans developed by such a program
Who Should Attend
- I.S. Auditing Managers and Staff; Information Security Managers and Staff
- Internal Financial and Operational Auditors
- I.T. Operations Personnel
- Risk Managers
- Corporate Management
- Chief Financial Officers and Staff
Continuing Professional Education Credits
All attendees are eligible to receive up to 16 hours of continuing professional education (CPE) credits by attending. To receive CPE credit, ISACA and IlA Southern New England (SNE) requires that participants sign-in on the Sign-in Sheets (morning and afternoon) provided. CPE certificates will be provided after participant completion of the Session Evaluation Form that will be distributed at the end of the program.
About Your Speaker
Steven Ross – Executive Principal, Risk Masters, Inc.
Steve holds certification as a Master Business Continuity Professional (MBCP). He is a specialist in Business Continuity Management, Crisis Management and IT Disaster Recovery Planning. He has implemented Business Continuity Management programs, disaster recovery plans and resilience preparations for numerous banks, government agencies and industrial corporations. Prior to founding Risk Masters, Steve was with Deloitte & Touche as the leader of their Business Continuity Management practice. In recent years, his focus has been on the resilience and recoverability of large corporate business and technology environments with particular interests in establishing business continuity programs, designing resilient data centers and planning for pandemic response. He is editor of the multi-volume series, e-Commerce Security, and author of several of the books in the series, including e-Commerce Security: Business Continuity Planning. His book, “Creating a Culture of Security”, was published in 2011.
The Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants (CTCPA)
716 Brook Street, Suite 100
Rocky Hill, CT 06067
If you are heading North on I-91, take Exit 23 and turn left at the end of the ramp. As you approach the third traffic light, get into the middle or left lane and, at the traffic light, turn LEFT onto Cromwell Avenue, also known as "The Shunpike."
If you are heading South on I-91, take Exit 23 and turn right at the end of the exit ramp. Go straight through the next traffic light. As you approach the second traffic light, get into the middle or left lane and, at that traffic light, turn left onto Cromwell Avenue, also known as "The Shunpike."
Go to the third traffic light and turn left onto Brook Street. The entrance to 716 Brook Street is on your right; follow around to back of the building marked suite 100 and look for the CSCPA awning.
Early Bird Registration Ends February 28, 2013
IIA members - $300
Non-members - $350
Register on or after February 28, 2013
IIA members - $325
Non-members - $375
Group Discount Option:
Group discount is not available in this training since capacity is limited to 40 people.
Please Download the form below if you would like to register for this seminar by CheckRegistration Form.BCP.March13.14.2013.doc
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