Business Resiliency Professionals Association

PARTNERING WITH CHICAGOLAND CONTINUITY PROFESSIONALS FOR 30 YEARS!

Established in 1989, Business Resiliency Professionals Association (BRPA) is an independent professional association of people employed in all aspects of disaster recovery, contingency and business continuity planning. Located in the greater Chicago area, we are a not-for-profit association dedicated to education and information exchange.

Membership is open to all professionals interested in contingency planning, disaster recovery, crisis management and related fields.

BRPA meets 5 to 7 times per year at various city and suburban locations throughout the Chicago Metropolitan Area. Educational programs include speakers, round tables and panel discussions. Special events include a holiday luncheon and various networking events.

BRPA MEMBERS - log-in to view a link to the MEMBERS ONLY AREA

This area contains:

    • MEMBERSHIP DIRECTORY- searchable by member name, company, city and state
    • PRESENTATIONS MATERIAL- miss an event, check here for speaker decks, job aides, etc.
    • JOB OPPORTUNITIES- looking for a new opportunity or a new hire- let BRPA help you
    • BRPA BYLAWS- understand BRPA's governing principles and responsibilities

2021 BRPA Event Schedule*

Tentative Date

Event

Topic(s)

Location

March 16, 2021

2- hour event

Ignite in 2021: CoVID-19 Before, During, and After Impacts & Lessons Lessoned

    • BC Professional
    • School
    • Health Care
    • Sales-DR/BC

Webinar

June 30, 2021

2- hour event

Critical Event Management:  Are you prepared for the next disruption?

    • Incident Management
    • Global Security Operations Centers
    • Mitigation Strategies

Webinar

October 12, 2021

2- hour event

BRPA Cybersecurity Event: Hacked? Be Ready to Plan and Respond

    • Ransomware
    • BCM and InfoSec Collaboration
    • Current Threats
    • Mitigation Strategies
    • Creating a Human Firewall
    • CISO/BISO Panel

Webinar

December 14, 2021

Holiday Luncheon

Taking your Career to the Next Level

Learn about certification and other ways you can propel you career in resiliency

TBD


*Note: All events are subject to change.



Upcoming events

  • No upcoming events

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Share YOUR knowledge!

BRPA offers unique opportunities for continuity professionals to showcase their knowledge and skills. If you would like to present at a future BRPA event or write an article for an upcoming newsletter, let us know! 

Contact BRPA Program Director

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If you have a question about the BRPA website, please let us know! 

You can send questions or concerns to our webmaster!

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Website Questions?

If you have a question about the BRPA website, please let us know! 

You can send questions or concerns to our webmaster!

Contact Eric Robin

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