CPO Fall Summit

On October 28th, 2021, CPO will host a Fall Summit, and planning is underway. This summit brings the three regions and others together for a day of learning and sharing. 

To better serve your needs, the planning committee is requesting help in identifying potential speakers for the October event. You may be interested in speaking or you may know a good candidate.  We are looking for speakers to fill the four General Sessions. Speaking at the summit is voluntary, so we typically cannot cover expenses. Lunch is included.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Actionable Plans
  • Actual Disaster Response
  • Business Impact Analysis
  • Business Continuity Exercises (such as Active Shooter)
  • Cyber Security, Regulatory Issues
  • Data Center Recovery/Recovery in the cloud
  • Strategies for High Availability/Continuous Availability
  • Disaster Recovery Planning for Higher Education
  • Fundamentals of Resiliency
  • Governance, Compliance, Standards
  • Keeping Plans Relevant (and up to date)
  • Lean and “Green” Plans
  • Legal and Insurance Issues
  • Metrics & Maturity Models
  • Notification and Communication Tools
  • Recovery Testing
  • Risk Management, Vendor Risk, Vendor Management
  • State and Local Government Plans
  • Strategy Selection Processes
  • Training & Awareness Plans
  • Work Area / Business Recovery

If you or someone you know, would like to speak, please complete the Speaker Proposal Form and send to Zach Miller at [email protected].

The deadline for speaker proposals is Friday, August 6th, 2021.