Business Resiliency Professionals Association

PARTNERING WITH CHICAGOLAND CONTINUITY PROFESSIONALS FOR 30 YEARS!

Collaborative Partners

Collaborative partnerships are agreements and actions made by consenting organizations to share resources to accomplish a mutual goal. 

Collaborative Partner  Partner Description

With the help of more than 2,700 passionate, dedicated volunteers just like you, the American Red Cross of Greater Chicago & Northern Illinois serves more than 9.5 million people in 21 counties in  northern Illinois.

The American Red Cross is where people mobilize to help our neighbors—across the street, across the country, and across the world—in emergencies. Locally we respond to 1,400 disasters every year and teach over 100,000 people in Chicago and northern Illinois each year health, safety and disaster preparedness skills.  


The BCI is a professional organization with over 8,000 members in more than 100 countries. The BCI sets guidelines, trains professionals, gathers research, and spreads knowledge to help create a more resilient future.

Non-BRPA members certified at the MBCI level or higher are free to attend up to two BRPA events each year.


Since 1984, CAMP IT Conferences has produced events designed to help IT professionals understand new technologies and make the critical, strategic and tactical decisions for their enterprises. CAMP's speakers all have practical experience in their topic area, as well as excellent presentation skills. Over 22,000 enterprise IT executives, management and technical-staff have been to CAMP.

  Continuity Insights is an essential information-sharing resource for business continuity professionals. Business resilience is an organizational imperative, not just to safeguard the enterprise, but its resulting cause and effect on employees, customers, shareholders, partners, reputation, public/private partners, regulatory bodies, and many other entities. Our mission is to foster information-sharing among these various constituents as the lynchpin for their success. Therefore, creating a forum to share timely, compelling, meaningful, and usable information is vital.

Disaster Recovery Institute International (DRI) is the nonprofit that helps organizations around the world prepare for and recover from disasters by providing education, accreditation, and thought leadership in business continuity and related fields. Founded in 1988, DRI International has 15,000+ certified professionals in more than 100 countries and conducts native-language training in more than 50 countries, offering in-depth courses ranging from introductory to master's level, as well as specialty certifications.


Every issue, Disaster Recovery Journal (DRJ) delivers how-to, in depth knowledge into business continuity planning more than any other business publication. This unique ability to take readers further inside the issues has made DRJ the #1 read business continuity publication in the world, one with a circulation and audience that consistently dominates the business continuity magazine field. Add to this strength that we have consistently higher ad recall than our competitors in every major advertising category and the DRJ advantage becomes clear.


The International Consortium for Organizational Resilience (ICOR) was founded to respond to the growing market need for a single avenue of access to the many offerings of education and credentialing expertise that is easily accessible and usable worldwide.


The Technology Executives Club combines high-level networking and thought leadership for Senior IT executives with professional development for the staff.

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! 

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Website Questions?

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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!

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The BRPA LinkedIn group offers a forum for continuity professionals to ask questions, post career opportunities or share their knowledge! 

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