Readiness Precedes Action: An Academic Continuity Framework to Organic Resilience

Tuesday, September 30 | 11:30AM–12:20PM | Meeting Room W307A/B
Session Type: Professional Development

Recent campus disruptions, security breaches, outages, and disasters have highlighted the importance of enhancing and maintaining operational resiliency. Explore the proactive risk management solution known as Academic Continuity Planning. Discover a resilient paradigm to optimize academic efficiency for system-wide recovery. Cultivate readiness with a service designed specifically for higher education.

OUTCOMES: Learn an innovative solution to enhancing organizational resiliency on campus * Understand the mechanics involved to maximize preparedness planning and minimize risk/vulnerability pre-, intra-, and postemergency * Reduce liability and help with the structured portions of the decision-making process during a crisis


  • Cynthia Herrera Lindstrom

    Vice Provost for IT & Chief Information Officer, University of Illinois Chicago
  • David Ibrahim

    Director of Preparedness & Response / Clinical Asst. Prof., University of Illinois Chicago

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