2017 Resiliency Showcase

The 2017 Resiliency Showcase will be held on June 22, 2017 at the Kohl’s Innovation Center. This free event is sponsored by the Business Resiliency Professionals of Wisconsin (BRPW) and the Southeast Wisconsin Homeland Security Partnership (SWHSP). And, the event is open to BRPW members and non-members as well.

This event features:

  • Keynote Speaker Al Berman, President of DRII
  • Exhibitors with services or products in support of resiliency
  • Educational seminars by resiliency experts sharing best practices and real‐life lessons learned
  • Networking and information exchange
  • Attendees from over 50 different companies and organizations
  • Continental Breakfast and Lunch provided by Bartolotta’s
  • Raffle Drawing and Prizes

Please use this link for more information and to register at your earliest convenience.

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Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Consultant Opening

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Consultant – WPS is looking for a Consultant with experience in Business Continuity (BC) and Disaster Recovery (DR) including conducting business impact analyses and risk assessments, developing continuity and recovery plans, implementing technical solutions, and conducting tests and exercises. The resource would help develop BC and DR programs to ensure WPS can effectively respond to a disaster so that the critical business functions can be resumed within a defined timeframe, the amount of loss can be minimized, and any impacted facilities can be repaired or replaced as quickly as possible. Click here for more information.

DHS and FEMA Information

FEMA and its partners released the updated National Planning Frameworks for each mission area: Prevention, Protection, Mitigation, Response, and Recovery. The National Planning Frameworks, which are part of the National Preparedness System, set the strategy and doctrine for building, sustaining, and delivering the core capabilities identified in the National Preparedness Goal of building a secure and resilient nation. For more information please refer to FEMA National Planning Frameworks.

The Department of Homeland Security’s National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) has created a centralized web page called Hometown Security, to make it easier and more efficient for the public to find free useful community tools and resources about security protective measures. The Hometown Security page includes existing incident-preparedness tools as well as new resources including the attached fact sheet to help direct small and mid-sized business to free tools and resources. For more information please refer to DHS Hometown Security.