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BRC Introduction Ppt

  2. 2. BRC – An Introduction <ul><li>Business Resilience Consortium (BRC) is a non-profit BCP/DR-focused association of business continuity and disaster recovery professionals. </li></ul><ul><li>BRC is dedicated to serving the needs of Business Continuity Management (BCM) professionals in India. </li></ul><ul><li>Aspiring BCP/DR professionals will find BRC a good starting point to learn more about the BCM domain. </li></ul>
  3. 3. BRC Vision <ul><li>“ To emerge as an industry consortium to foster growth, development and promotion of Business Continuity Management Program in corporate India” </li></ul>
  4. 4. BRC Goals <ul><li>1. To promote BCM domain in India. </li></ul><ul><li>2. To popularize leading global BCM standards like BS 25999 standard among corporate businesses in India. </li></ul><ul><li>3. To serve as a platform for peer networking amongst BCM professionals. </li></ul><ul><li>4. To facilitate sharing of insights, experiences and best practices of BCP/DR domains for mutual understanding & benefit. </li></ul>
  5. 5. BRC Goals (contd…) <ul><li>5. To serve as think tank on BCP/DR topics & concepts by providing intellectual capital. </li></ul><ul><li>6. To nurture academic-industry contacts and exchange of knowledge on BCM. </li></ul><ul><li>7. To develop Business Resilience Maturity Model as a framework to measure BCM level prevalent among organizations. </li></ul><ul><li>8. To play a key role in bringing leading companies on a common platform for promoting BCM and transform into an industry consortium as envisaged in BRC’s vision statement. </li></ul>
  6. 6. BRC Mission <ul><li>To establish BRC as a leading association of BCM professionals in India. </li></ul><ul><li>To help industry by promoting BCM initiatives that facilitate in sustaining customer confidence and trust. </li></ul><ul><li>To act as a catalyst in the development of new BCM techniques and concepts. </li></ul><ul><li>To work with like-minded professional organizations & groups to further the popularity of BCM. </li></ul><ul><li>To enable quick crisis coordination across companies through set up of Crisis Management Hotlines. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Key Activities <ul><li>Organizing BCM information seminars (basic & advanced). </li></ul><ul><li>Promoting leading global standards like BS 25999 in corporates through discussions / meetings. </li></ul><ul><li>Help build resilience into businesses by leveraging on intellectual capital and resources of member organizations and individual members. </li></ul><ul><li>Knowledge sharing of BCM best practices for the benefit of members. </li></ul><ul><li>Establish Crisis Management Hotline at key cities across India to be useful during emergencies. </li></ul><ul><li>Publishing eNewsletter for promoting BCM awareness among professionals. </li></ul><ul><li>Extend value-added membership to BCM professionals by enrolling them. </li></ul><ul><li>Conduct Surveys & Research studies in BCM best practices, trends, etc and release results/reports. </li></ul>
  8. 8. BRC Projects <ul><li>To enable private sector to forge close ties with law enforcement and emergency service agencies on Public-Private Partnership basis to mitigate security threats and for faster recovery efforts </li></ul> <ul><li>Communication channel to Coordinate & Collaborate during crisis. </li></ul><ul><li>Use telephone bridge line for emergency exchange of information </li></ul>
  9. 9. BRC Management Committee <ul><li>Pradeep Prasad, IBM </li></ul><ul><li>President, BRC </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Krishna Reddy, Honeywell </li></ul><ul><li>Vice President, BRC </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Ram Kumar G, Yodlee </li></ul><ul><li>General Secretary, BRC </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul> <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Sanjay Mittal, Honeywell </li></ul><ul><li>Treasurer, BRC </li></ul><ul><li>Sandeep Erat, Sumeru </li></ul><ul><li>Jt. Secretary, BRC </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Priyank Kothari, Wipro </li></ul><ul><li>Member – BRC Projects </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul>
  10. 10. BRC Advisory Board <ul><li>Dhiraj Lal </li></ul><ul><li>Country Manager, BCMI </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Vidur Kohli </li></ul><ul><li>Technology Head, IBM India Pvt Ltd </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Vishwas Bondade </li></ul><ul><li>General Manager, Condor Networks </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Chalam Peddada </li></ul><ul><li>Sr. Director – Information Security </li></ul><ul><li>Fidelity Investments </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul> <ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Jayaraj Puthanveedu </li></ul><ul><li>Vice President, Manager – Asia Pacific, Global Business Continuity & Recovery Services, Northern Trust </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Subraya Shagritya </li></ul><ul><li>Director – IS, Facilities & Admin </li></ul><ul><li>Honeywell India </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Srinivas Kaza </li></ul><ul><li>Head – Information Security, Satyam </li></ul>
  11. 11. BRC is supported by:
  12. 12. BRC Welcomes Corporate Support <ul><li>By supporting BRC and its activities, corporates can: </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Find an avenue to help nurture BCP/DR best practices in India </li></ul><ul><li>Enable organizations to evolve & mature towards business resilience. </li></ul><ul><li>Participate in knowledge exchange of BCM experience. </li></ul><ul><li>Enhance the knowledge and skills of employees involved in BCP/DR functions  </li></ul><ul><li>Brand equity enhancement (gaining mindshare among tech professionals) by participating and sponsoring various activities organized by BRC. </li></ul><ul><li>To join BRC as corporate member, please logon to </li></ul>
  13. 13. BRC Individual Membership <ul><li>Value-added benefits including opportunity to: </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>Get invites for BRC Events and attend them </li></ul><ul><li>Learn about the current BCM trends & best practices prevalent in Corporate India </li></ul><ul><li>Gain knowledge about BCM from the experts </li></ul><ul><li>Share best practices in BRC events </li></ul><ul><li>Speak & present papers at BRC events </li></ul><ul><li>Receive complimentary BRC quarterly Newsletter – Business Resilience </li></ul><ul><li>Actively contribute to enhance BCM popularity among corporates in India </li></ul><ul><li>Connect with BCM community & peer Networking among BCM professionals </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li>To join BRC as individual member, please logon to </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  14. 14. Thank You! INDIA’S ONLY ASSOCIATION OF BCM PROFESSIONALS Working towards establishing I N D U S T R Y C O N S O R T I U M for B C P