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Hello InfraGard West Virginia,

October 13, 2017, Infragard WV Presents:   Alpha Technologies Data Center Tour

Hello InfraGard Members,
The Board of Directors and I look forward to seeing you on October 13, 2017. Register at: https://iwvma-bcp-dr.eventbrite.com. This meeting is being hosted by Alpha Technologies and a tour of the Main Data Center is possible at the end of the meeting for those who are interested. This meeting is only open to members due to logistical reasons. If you know someone who wants to attend and is not a member, please have them apply at www.infragard.org.
Thank you,
Michelle

Full details and registration: https://iwvma-bcp-dr.eventbrite.com

Event Description:
We are in a time where we hear about more and more natural disasters, and threats of man-made disasters. Companies need to have a plan so they can survive. We have a wonderful set of speakers who will cover Business Continuity Planning and Disaster Recovery from multiple perspectives - making this a useful session for multiple individuals within an organization.

Registration is required to enter our hosting facility. Please register by Wednesday, October 11, 2017. This meeting is open to InfraGard Members. If you are not a member, please complete an application and SA Michelle Pirtle will work with you to get your risk assessment completed before the meeting so you can attend.

Date: Friday, October 13, 2017

Time: 9:30 AM to Noon
Registration will begin at 9:00 AM. Light morning refreshments will be provided by our host Alpha Technologies.

Location: Alpha Technologies Main Data Center (DC1), WV Regional Technology Park
Address for GPS: 2020 Union Carbide Dr., South Charleston, WV 25303
The building is labeled discreetly with the number 6000.

Parking: Free and located on the right of the circle and on around in the side lot.

Security Requirement: Attendees must present a company photo ID or drivers license upon arrival at the facility for identification validation.

This event is hosted by Alpha Technologies Main Data Center. If you would like to host a future meeting, please speak with a member of the Board of Directors.

Agenda:

9:30-9:45 Welcome and Chapter Business

9:45-10:45 Developing and Updating your Business Continuity Plan, Cheryl Buntin, AaSys

What are the necessary components of a Business Continuity Plan? Where do you even start, if you are charged for creating such a plan? If your organization has a plan in place, how often does your company update and enhance your current plan - and what are critical areas where enhancements are critical? Ms. Buntin will highlight all of these areas, and also share first hand recovery stories from Florida and organizations who survived Hurricane Irma.

10:45-11 Break

11:00-11:45 Government Resources at your Fingertips, DHS and FBI

Full details and registration: https://iwvma-bcp-dr.eventbrite.com

 

 

 

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Thank you, AdvizeX for becoming a IWVMA Premier Sponsor for 2017!
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