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Disaster Preparedness, Recovery & Business Continuity

Thursday, December 7, 2017

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm PT
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm MT
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm CT
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm ET

Is your bank ready for the unexpected? What if sudden disaster strikes? Will your business continuity plan hold up under a real-life disaster? Recent events have taught us that business continuity plans are not just for examiners. They must be well thought out, thoroughly tested, and ready at a moment’s notice.

This session will guide you in creating an effective plan; assessing, managing, and monitoring risks; and working with third-party technology service providers (TSPs) to prepare your institution for a disaster. It will also include “lessons learned” from a banker whose business continuity plan withstood a real-life disaster.

Continuing Education: Attendance verification for CE credits upon request

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Overview of board and senior management responsibilities
  • Business continuity planning process
  • Business impact analysis (BIA)
  • The three risks: risk assessment, risk management, and risk monitoring and testing
  • Other policies, standards, and processes
  • Third-party service providers' role in maintaining business resilience, with an emphasis on contracts
  • Lessons learned from a banker who recently experienced a disaster
  • Accountholder resources during an emergency

  • TAKE-AWAY TOOLKIT
    • Comparative checklist for your current business continuity/disaster recovery plan/policy
    • Business continuity considerations in contracts with technology service providers
    • Threat risk assessment (Excel spreadsheet)
    • Critical function worksheet (Excel spreadsheet)
    • Resources to use during an emergency
    • Employee training log
    • Quiz you can administer to measure staff learning and a separate answer key

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

This informative session is designed for senior management, business continuity team members, human resources managers, trainers, compliance officers, security officers, or anyone responsible for developing or maintaining a business continuity plan.

PLEASE NOTE: Program content is subject to copyright and intended for your individual financial institution’s use only.

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