DRJ Spring 2021 will be a Full Virtual Experience!

Our state-of-the-art virtual conference platform with broadcast quality programming will still allow us to meet face-to-face!
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2021

A New Era of Resiliency

Reduce downtime. Increase workplace safety. More secure data. Reduce overall risk. New skills. Latest technology. Lively discussions on the top issues.

March 29 – April 1, 2021

DRJ’s 64th Conference

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sessions

65+ Sessions

Speakers

85+ Presenters

A virtual experience

Exciting Full Virtual Experience Available

Gold Sponsors

What to Expect at DRJ Spring 2021

Learn about the tools, build the connections, and receive the education you need to ensure your business is prepared for any situation. Be confident you can reduce downtime, ensure workplace safety and protect data integrity. This kind of knowledge and first-hand experience can’t be gained from reading an article or watching a short 10-minute video. Get the instant access and contact with the real industry experts who can help you make the difference in your business. You’ve got an important job to do and we can give you the tools you need to do it successfully.

Click here for details on the Virtual Opportunities!

About This Event (A Virtual experience)

When it comes to business continuity, what worked a year ago will not be effective today. You need fresh resources, new knowledge, and strategic connections to protect your business. As the premier business continuity resource in the U.S., DRJ has the in-depth education and technology to ensure you’re equipped for today’s disruptions and tomorrow’s emerging threats.

UP TO THE MINUTE INSIGHTS IN BUSINESS CONTINUITY

The Spring 2021 agenda is packed with engaging, interactive, and purposeful sessions to give you the skills and tools you need to put business continuity into practice.

Registration Fees

All Access Pass Virtual

Watch+ Pass Virtual

$995.00 Flat Fee

$295.00 Flat Fee

No discounts allowed
Includes:
  • access to all live/recorded sessions and workshops during the 4 days of the conference
  • access to all materials during the 4 days of the conference
  • access to virtual exhibit hall
  • ability to participate in the discussions and town halls

Does not include:

  • ability to earn CEUs
  • gamification
  • attendee list
  • meeting requests
  • access after the conference is over

Awesome Speakers (just a sample)

Vanessa Mathews

Vanessa Mathews

Asfalis Advisors
Tracey Rice

Tracey Rice

Fusion Risk Management
Sherri Flynn

Sherri Flynn

Recovery Planner
Ray Holloman

Ray Holloman

HCA Healthcare
Lisa Koonin

Lisa Koonin

Health Preparedness Partners
Shane Mathew

Shane Mathew

Virtual Corp
Eric McNulty

Eric McNulty

Harvard University

WHAT TO EXPECT AT DRJ SPRING 2021: A VIRTUAL EXPERIENCE

Reduce downtime. Increase workplace safety. More secure data. Reduce overall risk. New skills. Latest technology. Lively discussions on the top issues.

This is a small sample of the return on investment you and your business will see from spending four days at DRJ Spring 2021: A Virtual Experience. Learn about the tools, build the connections, and receive the education you need to ensure your business is prepared for any situation. Be confident you can reduce downtime, ensure workplace safety and protect data integrity. This kind of knowledge and first-hand experience can’t be gained from reading an article or watching a short 10-minute video. Get the instant access and contact with the real industry experts who can help you make the difference in your business. You’ve got an important job to do and we can give you the tools you need to do it successfully.

Gold sponsors

Fusion Risk Management is a leading industry provider of cloud-based software solutions for business continuity, integrated risk management, IT disaster recovery, and crisis and incident management. Its products and services take organizations beyond legacy solutions and empowers them to make data-driven decisions with a comprehensive and flexible approach through one system. Fusion and its team of experts are dedicated to helping companies achieve greater organizational resilience and mitigate risks within their businesses.

BlackBerry® AtHoc® is a critical event management communication platform that provides secure 2-way communication over multiple channels to keep people safe and business operations running.  It enables organizations to communicate and collaborate securely to planned and unexpected events such as cyber-attacks, IT outages or weather events, ensuring critical information is delivered to the right people, at the right time, giving leaders the up to date information needed to make critical safety and operational decisions.

We’ve brought together the most innovative minds in business continuity to shape the future of our industry. Combining experts from across Assurance, Avalution, ClearView, and BC Management, we help clients establish a clear vision and drive real results using our proven, proprietary methodology – the Business Continuity Operating System (BCOS). Our solutions—whether consulting, software, managed services, or staffing—are fully customized to be right for you, your team, and your organization as a whole. As a result, you gain the capability and confidence you and your executive team need to protect your employees, brand, and bottom-line.

silver sponsors

bronze sponsors

Meet Your mentor

We are excited to announce the DRJ Mentor Program – a 10-month accelerated learning path designed to promote education, opportunity, inclusion, and excellence surrounding the exploration and evolution of all aspects of business continuity and operational risk management. Using our proven framework and easy-to-access online portal, participants will be provided best in-class mentor/mentee matching, facilitated goal setting, access to educational resources in the library, as well as encouragement and support from the Mentor AlumniGroup.

Schedule

10:00
10:00 - 10:45

Workshop Track 1

4 sessions
10:45
10:45 - 11:45

General Session 1

11:45
11:45 - 12:00

Networking Break

Grab a cup of coffee & join one of our networking groups or schedule a one-on-one w/another attendee
12:00
12:00 - 12:45

Breakout Track 1

5 sessions
12:45
12:45 - 01:45

Trade Show

01:45
01:45 - 02:00

Networking Break

Grab a cup of coffee & join one of our networking groups or schedule a one-on-one w/another attendee
02:00
02:00 - 04:00

Sponsored (or not) Panel Discussions

Join 1 of 4 sessions
03:00
03:00 - 04:00

General Session 2

04:00
04:00 - 04:15

Time to Unwind

Grab a can, bottle or glass of your favorite adult beverage and join __________ in a virtual happy hour after Breakouts conclude
04:15
04:15 - 05:00

Breakout Track 2

5 sessions
05:00
05:00 - 05:30

Private Event Gathering

Virtual Happy Hour
06:45
06:45 - 08:00
Veracruz

Networking Breakfast

An ideal way to meet new people and to establish lasting relationships.
07:00
07:00 - 05:15
South Registration Desk

Onsite Registration

08:15
08:15 - 09:15

General Session 1

Start your day of learning and networking with sessions that focus on the best business continuity strategies, trends, and topics in the industry.
09:30
09:30 - 10:30

General Session 2

10:45
10:45 - 11:45

General Session 3

11:30
11:30 - 04:30
Veracruz

Exhibit Hall Open

11:45
11:45 - 01:00
Veracruz

Lunch in Exhibit Hall

01:30
01:30 - 02:30

Breakout Track 1

02:45
02:45 - 03:45

Breakout Track 2

03:45
03:45 - 04:45

Refreshment Break

Refreshment and Snack Break in Exhibit Hall
04:15
04:15 - 05:15

Breakout Track 3

05:30
05:30 - 06:30
Veracruz

Product Demonstrations

06:30
06:30 - 07:30

Monday Hospitality

10:00
10:00 - 10:45

Workshop Track 2

4 sessions
10:45
10:45 - 11:45

General Session 5

11:45
11:45 - 12:00

Networking Break

Grab a cup of coffee & join one of our networking groups or schedule a one-on-one w/another attendee
12:00
12:00 - 12:45

Breakout Track 5

5 sessions
12:45
12:45 - 01:45

Trade Show

01:45
01:45 - 02:00

Networking Break

Grab a cup of coffee & join one of our networking groups or schedule a one-on-one w/another attendee
02:00
02:00 - 03:00

Roundtable

03:00
03:00 - 04:00

General Session 6

04:00
04:00 - 04:15

Time to Unwind

Grab a can, bottle or glass of your favorite adult beverage and join __________ in a virtual happy hour after Breakouts conclude
04:15
04:15 - 05:00

Breakout Track 6

5 sessions
05:00
05:00 - 05:30

Private Event Gathering

Virtual Happy Hour
10:00
10:00 - 10:45

OPEN

10:45
10:45 - 11:45

General Session 7

11:45
11:45 - 12:00

Networking Break

Grab a cup of coffee & join one of our networking groups or schedule a one-on-one w/another attendee
12:00
12:00 - 12:45

Breakout Track 7

5 sessions
12:45
12:45 - 01:45

5/5/5 Sponsor Session

speed networking
01:45
01:45 - 02:00

Networking Break

Grab a cup of coffee & join one of our networking groups or schedule a one-on-one w/another attendee
02:00
02:00 - 03:00

Sponsored (or not) Panel Discussions

Join 1 of 4 sessions
03:00
03:00 - 04:00

General Session 8

04:00
04:00 - 04:15

Time to Unwind

Grab a can, bottle or glass of your favorite adult beverage and join __________ for the Town Hall / Closing Session
04:15
04:15 - 05:00

Town Hall / Closing Session

05:00
05:00 - 05:30

OPEN