COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE WORKSHOP FOR BUSINESS CONTINUITY PROFESSIONALS.

Due to popular demand, we will be hosting a free ‘Community of Practice’” meeting and workshop at TopGolf Tampa for local Business Continuity Professionals and OnSolve Users.

This is not a sales event and there is no cost to attend!  We invite you to be our guest for a full day of learning, networking, great food and fun.  Learn from innovative companies and listen to Bruce Wingert, MBCP, MBA, who runs Global IT Business Continuity at Sykes, Beverly Schulz, CBCP, MBA, VP of Business Continuity and Crisis Management at Raymond James and Becky Cohen, CBCP, Director of Business Continuity at BlueGreen Vacations Corporation as they share their expertise around Crisis Management and communications, BC/DR testing & training, lessons learned and best practices.

The purpose of this meeting will be to share knowledge and collaborate with local industry peers and meet with other MIR3 & SWN users.

Event Registration

Agenda

9:00am to 10:00am
Registration and Continental Breakfast

10:00am to 10:15am
Welcome to OnSolve Community of Practice!
Kelly Williams & Pat Weesner introduce you to OnSolve!  It’s time to learn, connect and share.

10:15am to 11:00am
BC & DR Exercises & Training
Join Bruce Wingert, MBCP, MBA, Senior Manager, Global IT Business Continuity, Sykes Enterprises. Bruce oversees the BC Program for all of Sykes global sites located on 6 continents and covering 50,000 employees. Join Bruce, as he takes us through the different ways to conduct BC/DR exercises and training.

11:00am to Noon
Customer Profile/Case Study: Irma Tested
Becky Cohen, CBCP, Director of Business Continuity, BlueGreen Vacations Corporation. Becky will share with the group how she incorporates automated notification into her crisis communication and BC planning and how they passed the Irma Test

Noon to 1:00pm
Buffet Lunch

1:00pm to 2:00pm
Crisis Management – Lessons Learned
Beverly Schulz, CBCP, MBA, Vice President of Business Continuity and Crisis Management, Raymond James. Beverly is a Certified Business Continuity Professional with over 19 years of experience in Business Continuity, Crisis Management and Disaster Recovery and has led the response to several major disasters including Hurricanes Irma, Harvey, Sandy, Gustav and Ike.

2:00pm to 2:45pm
Best Practices for Automated Employee Notifications
Kelly Williams, Director of Enterprise Solutions, OnSolve. For the past 9 years Kelly has been helping companies streamline and improve their business continuity and communication processes across the enterprise. She is involved in all aspects of implementation, training, rollout and ongoing account management for many of the largest companies in the world.  Kelly will share lessons learned and what you need to look for to ensure your notification system is ‘crisis ready’.

2.45 to 3:00pm
Closing & Q&A

3:00pm- 6:00pm
TopGolf, OpenBar, Networking/Peer Collaboration
Enjoy the rest of the day connecting with local professionals in a free flowing environment.
Our event room opens on to private TopGolf bays, so guests can be in both spaces to work and play.

Event Location Details

OnSolve will be hosting this exciting event in the Signature Room at TopGolf Tampa. This lovely event space provides ample room for class sessions, buffet luncheon and also opens on to private TopGolf bays for our customers and guests to enjoy drinks, golf and have the option to be in both spaces to work, play and collaborate together.

TopGolf Tampa

Signature Room
10690 Palm River Road
Tampa, FL 33619