About the workshop

Business Continuity Management (BCM) - Business and organisational challenges occur each and every day of the year. They are part of the operating pressures. But when a disaster strikes, it is essential you are able to activate your excellent BCM plans and procedures, as quickly and as efficiently as possible. This will help you, your clients and your teams to survive and thrive during potentially catastrophic emergencies. Using the very latest best practice models, ISO 22301 and the Business Continuity Institute (BCI) Good Practice Guidelines 2018, we have highly experienced and internationally renowned experts who can help you achieve your resilience goals.

Cyber Security – Cyber terrorism isn’t new; its just so easy to for people and organised syndicates to hack into your data and cause as much disruption as possible. Cyber security is big business; terrorists will steal your finances and data and sell it on if you’re not careful. But it is possible to apply simple and technical solutions to prevent cyber-attacks from happening in your business. Protecting you and your clients at all times. We have the expertise and experience to help build your cyber security with you and give you and your clients the protection you deserve.

Emergency and Crisis Management – From simple emergencies to a major business crisis, unexpected incidents need to be managed effectively and efficiently by the teams responsible for your operations. Decision making in a crisis and strategic leadership are just a couple of examples of key elements to successful incident command and control. Our expertise in this field is internationally recognised and we can help your leaders and their teams to develop their skills before a crisis occurs. In addition, we can help you exercise and test your plans and team’s ability to handle emergencies and crisis situations.

This workshop will discuss the current hazards, threats and risks to the financial institutions in Asia and using identified, best practice methodologies, enable attendees to help build and maintain resilient organisations through people development, risk, business continuity and disaster management principles, cyber security and managing the media in a crisis.

Discussions will be focused on international case studies of examples where disasters and crisis have affected the financial institutions and how they managed and recovered from such challenging situations.

After the workshop, delegates should be able to:

  • Anticipate the hazards, risks and threats to the financial institutes in Asia
  • Assess the impacts of such risks occurring on the institutes, customers, clients and the economy
  • Prevent and reduce the risks of hazards and threats to their minimum acceptable levels
  • Prepare effective Business Continuity Management (BCM), Crisis, Disaster and Crisis Communication Plans including exercise stress testing
  • Respond and Recover strategies to manage and mitigate any incidents to ensure disruption of service and function is minimal (including reputational management) and return to normal business as usual

Target Audience

This workshop will be suitable for senior professionals from financial institutions like commercial banks, insurance companies, investment companies, and brokerages who will have responsibility for ensuring risk and resilience within your organisation. In addition, leaders and managers who will have key decision making roles in a crisis or disaster will benefit from the workshop as it will provide opportunity to practice and develop confidence such as Strategic Leadership in a Crisis.

The workshop will also provide the unique opportunity for financial institutions to audit and review their existing capabilities and to exercise stress test any existing plans against international best practice.

Job titles of expected delegates will be:

  • Finance Directors
  • CFO
  • Finance Managers
  • Risk Managers
  • Risk Analysts
  • C Suite leaders
  • Incident Managers
  • Communication Managers
  • Disaster Recovery Teams
  • BCM Managers
  • Crisis and Emergency Managers

Pre Course Questionnaire

A pre-course questionnaire will be sent to you prior to the workshop to complete and for the trainer to analyze in advance and address during the course. This ensures any specific learning needs and styles of participants can be covered.

Course Format

This course will be held in a highly interactive workshop format with group discussions, case studies and real-world practical examples. The format and delivery styles will enable, enhanced individual and group learning experience and maximum interaction between the trainer and the delegates. The workshop will enable the opportunity to share insights between all participants for any experience from lessons identified across Asia and internationally.

Programme Schedule

Time Agenda
08:00 Registration
08:30 – 10:00 Morning Session (Part 1)
10:00 – 10:20 Refreshments and Networking
10:20 – 12:00 Morning Session (Part 2)
12:00 – 13:15 Lunch and Networking
13:15 – 15:00 Afternoon Session (Part 1)
15:00 – 15:20 Refreshments and Networking
15:20 – 17:00 Afternoon Session (Part 2)
17:00 End of Day/Course

Certificate of Attendance

Upon successful completion of workshop, you will receive a Certificate of Attendance bearing the signatures of Mr. Paul Kudray and iExcelerate Inc. This certificate will testify your endeavor and serve towards your professional advancement.


This course can be presented exclusively to your organization tailor-made for your requirements at the date and time of your convenience. To discuss how we can work with you on the in-house opportunity, please contact:

Rene Aquino, Director, In-House Training,
Direct: +63 977 808 88 83 | Email: inquiries@i-excelerate.com