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Fall World 2009 Sessions Materials

Fall World 2009 offers the second opportunity for attendees to go ‘paperless’ in all sessions. In an effort to be more environmentally conscious, we will not be printing the large conference books for this show.

Print your session material before arriving onsite. Attendees will also receive a CD with session content at the conference, with the option to work from your laptop in sessions (battery power only). Limited printing kiosks will be available at Fall World 2009 for any changes or last-minute printing needs.

Below you will find all of the Presentation Files for Fall World 2009. To download the .PDF, click right on the Title of the Session and click "Save Target As."

You will need Adobe Reader to view the PDF Documents.


Sunday Workshop Sessions
Title / Download PDF Speaker
SWS1: Dorothy, It’s Time, To Grab Toto! Barbara Citarella, RBC Ltd.
SWS2: Strategic Business Continuity Management Matthew Gardner, CBCP, Armodis Consulting
SWS3: Business Impact Analysis Beginning to End Barney Pelant, MBCP, Barney F. Pelant & Assc.
SWS4: Incident Management Plan Maturity Peter Laz, MBCP, Forsythe Solutions
Deidrich Towne, CBCP, Forsythe Solutions
David Ziev, MBCP, Business Continuity Professionals
SW5: How to Build a Remote Work Program for a Business Continuity Plan Brandon Dempsey, Suite Commute
SWS6: Mock Disaster Exercise Sponsored by Sydion, Limited to 200 registrants.
General Sessions
Title / Download PDF Speaker
GS1: The Resilient Spirit: Staying Right Side Up in an Upside Down World Eileen McDargh
GS2: Avoiding BC Program Pitfalls Bill Hughes, SunGard Availability Services
GS3: Using Emergency Management Principals to Manage “Soft Incidents”, Part 2 Regina Phelps, EMS Solutions
Liz Granger, CBCP, Visa
GS4: Pandemic! Crisis Communication Challenges and Solutions Robert Chandler, Ph.D. Univ. of Central Florida
GS5: Strategies for a Successful Business Continuity Program Richard Cocchiara, IBM BCRS
GS6: Understanding the Private Sector Preparedness Program Don Grant, FEMA
GS7: The Financial Crisis and Enterprise Risk Management Glen Boyls, CBCP, AMX Intl. Inc.
GS8: Joseph DesPlaines, Frontier Airlines Enterprise Risk Management and Chapter 11
GS9: Give Them What They Need, Get What You Want: Succeed in Communication Barry Pruitt, Pinnacle Business Concepts
Breakout Track 1 - Monday , September 14 - 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Title / Download PDF Speaker
SS1: How Your BC Program Can Flourish In Tough Times Jerry Reick, CBCP, Robert W. Baird & Co.
MS1: DR/BR Plans – Maintenance and Compliance Strategies John Kotas, CBCP, Allstate Insurance
TS1: Build Your Own High Availability and D/R Hot Site – Virtually Eddy Sherman, Kitsap County, WA
ES1: The Human Factor Robbie Atabaigi, MBCP, ITIL Foundation
AS1: Leading in a Crisis: Gaining Decision Advantage Phillip Van Saun, Univ. of California San Diego
IS1: Are You Ready? Think Again! Michael Schroeder, CBCP, US Equities
Breakout Track 2 - Monday, September 14 - 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm
Title / Download PDF Speaker
SS2: Critical Tools for Developing an Action Plan Regina Phelps, EMSS
MS2: How To Get Them to Drink the Koolaid Tonya York, CBCP, McKesson
TS2: BCP Software and Plan Automation (To Infinity and Beyond) Cheryl Bieson, CBCP, Govt. of Alberta
Robert Wolf, ESponder LLC
ES2: Making the Case for Pandemic Flu Preparedness: Lessons Learned Jennifer Lachance, Univ. of CA, Berkeley
AS2: Making Disaster Recovery Standard Operating Procedure Thomas Lee, CVT Global
IS2: Rules and Regulations Martin Myers, MBCP, Bank of America, Glenn Curole, Catagory 5 Svs.
Breakout Track 3 - Monday, September 14 - 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Title / Download PDF Speaker
SS3: Effective Business Continuity Program Frameworks Peter Laz, MBCP, Forsythe Solutions
Lewis Cox, CBCP, Forysthe Solutions
MS3: House of Cards: Visualizing and Documenting Business Process and IT Infrastructure Daniel Evenson, Pathway Systems
TS3: Deduplication: Shrinking Your Backup Footprint And Backup Window Dan Bailey, MBCP, Hitachi Data Systems
ES3: What To Do With Your BIA Results Robert Giffin, Avalution Consulting
AS3: Exercise Options Sam Stahl, CBCP EMC
IS3: The Value of Testing Print-to-Mail Recovery Solutions Lee Yeaton, Pitney Bowes
Breakout Track 4 - Tuesday, September 15 - 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Title / Download PDF Speaker
SS4: Business Continuity Awareness: A Humorous Approach Gerry Printz, CBCP, AMSADOR, Ltd., Brandon, MS
MS4: Crisis Management: Making It Work – Studies From Hurricanes, Wildfires, and Other Major Events Ira Messer, Verizon Wireless
TS4: Delivering Communications Out of Chaos George D. Ragsdale
ES4: Insurance: Are You Covered? What’s the Process? Should You Care? Donald Long, Jr., MBCP, Kingsway America, Inc
AS4: Leading Your People Through an Event , Part 2, Kathryn McKee, Human Resources Consortia
IS4: The DRII Certification Process DRI International
Tuesday Workshops - September 15 - 3:00pm - 5:30pm
Title / Download PDF Speaker
WS1: How To Maintain The Readiness Of Your Business Continuity Program During A Difficult Economic Climate Randall Till, CBCP, Master-Card
WS2: Incident Command System – Best Practices in Emergency Management Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4.

Regina Phelps, EMS Solutions

Lessly Field, Pacific Gas And Electric

WS3: Exercising a Pandemic Plan Harlan Dolgin, Dolgin Consulting. Brandon Dempsey, Suite Commute
WS4: Comprehensive Healthcare BC Planning: Let’s Get Down To The Nitty-Gritty Stuart Weiss, CBCP, MedPrep Consulting
Angela Devlen, Wakefield Brunswick
WS5: Developing the Recovery Strategy: The Next Step Barney Pelant, MBCP, Barney F. Pelant & Assc.
WS6: Ready, Set, Exercise! How to Develop and Conduct a Successful BCP/DRP Exercise Steve Goldman, Goldman Mgmt. Consultants