ICOR Webinar Series
ICOR is excited to announce a new professional development opportunity with our 2017 Webinar Series. Webinars are offered live and will be available for 30 days to the public. After 30 days they are available On Demand for ICOR members. Not a member? Join ICOR today!
Each webinar is worth 1 continuing education hour. All webinars are scheduled for 12:00-1:00 PM CST / GMT 06:00 unless otherwise noted.
January 24, 2018 - Building a Resilient Supply Chain
Threats to your supply chain and therefore to your organization abound – their likelihood and consequences heightened by long, global supply chains, ever-shrinking product cycles, and volatile and unpredictable market cycles.
Supply chains are increasingly at risk of disruption. It is important for organizations to implement a process for supply chain continuity, manage supply chain risk, and ensure supply chain security.
Attend this webinar and learn how to build a more resilient supply chain.
February 21, 2018 - Measuring Your Alignment to ISO 22301 Business Continuity Requirements
Attend this webinar and learn how to conduct a self-assessment of a Business Continuity Management System and its alignment to ISO 22301 requirements in order to improve BCMS capability, declare conformity to ISO 22301, and to determine readiness for a 3rd party certification audit.
March 2018 TBD - Reputation Management
An organization in crisis faces many grave threats. Employees can be in physical danger, buildings can fall, and customers can be lost. But the most serious threat is and always will be the threat to the organization’s most important asset – its reputation.
Attend this webinar and learn from companies that have done it well and from those who haven’t on how to protect the organization from reputational threats.
April 18, 2018 - Issue Management & Crisis Readiness
Attend this webinar and learn how practices such as situational awareness, horizon scanning, and issues management contribute to a more “crisis-aware” organization and one that is agile and proactive versus reactive.
May 23, 2018 - Understanding Critical Environments
Critical environments are now more critical to the health and viability than ever before. Anyone who works in information technology, data centers, call centers, or has any role in ensuring the 24x7x365 availability of technology systems will benefit from this webinar.
Attend and webinar and gain an understanding of how the individual components of a critical environment should work together to ensure continuity of operations.
June 20, 2018 - Understanding Risk Appetite
A clearly understood and articulated statement of risk appetite provides the direction needed to identify acceptable risk treatments and manage risk throughout the organization. When risk appetite is properly understood and clearly defined, it becomes a powerful tool for managing risk. However, thinking about risk appetite is often unclear, definitions can be vague, and the gap between theory and practice can be wide.
This webinar will help you to understand the purpose and importance of the risk appetite statement(s), provide guidance on how an organization's risk appetite should be documented, and how to use risk appetite statements to make strategic decisions on managing risk throughout the organization.
July 25, 2018 - Managing Storage
Managing storage is an essential element to managing the IT infrastructure for an organization. Attend this webinar and gain an understanding of storage requirements, storage virtualization, challenges, and trends. In addition, volume and file system management, deduplication and compression, and data life cycle management will be discussed.
August 22, 2018 - Building an Incident Response Capability
Understanding your organization’s incident readiness involves understanding how it manages everyday “issues” and how it determines thresholds for initiating a more formal response.
An organization’s incident response capability is also impacted by how well it integrates and coordinates the different parts of the organization responsible for responding to an incident. Attend this webinar and about the core components of crisis or incident readiness.
September 26, 2018 - Backing up & Recovering Data
Every organization should have a documented and high-performing system for backing up data that can be easily recovered when and where it is needed. Attend this webinar and learn about how to write a data protection plan, understand backup architectures and storage types, methods for different types of backups, and how replication can support a highly available data protection and recovery system.
October 24, 2018 - Understanding and Protecting Against Security Breaches
Understanding the sources of security breaches, how attackers gather information, and the phases of a data breach is the first step to protecting against security breaches. This webinar explores how to develop and enforce strong information security policies and how to protect the IT infrastructure and information.
November 28, 2018 - Developing a Resilient Workforce
No one can argue today’s workplace environment is becoming more turbulent. In the midst of this hectic arena, employees and management alike are looking for answers to help them improve performance. A workforce that has a diversity of skills, leadership, knowledge and experience is a contributing factor to enhancing the resilience of an organization.
People who are properly selected, motivated, equipped and led will overcome almost any obstacle or disruption. To harness people’s incredible ability to lead and respond during changing circumstances requires a systematic strategy for people selection and people support.
This webinar explores the skills and competencies necessary in a workforce that can ensure effective delivery of organizational objectives in a changing world.