International SOS and Control Risks to Discuss Crisis Management Planning and Organizational Risk

Experiences, Lessons Learned and Planning Strategies from Arab Spring and Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami to be Examined

Sep 23, 2011, 15:30 ET from International SOS

TREVOSE, Pa., Sept. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --

WHAT:

Crisis Management Planning: Are You at Risk? a complimentary webinar aimed at professionals who manage security, medical, human resources, risk and safety, business continuity, travel, or benefits for international organizations — and media who cover those sectors.




Experts will provide participants with a comprehensive view of real-world risks and practical strategies and tactics for mitigating those risks, with special focus on:


  • Organizational experiences and lessons learned from political and social unrest in the Middle East earlier this year, crisis events surrounding recent natural disasters in Japan, New Zealand, and more.

  • A practical approach to planning, supporting and implementing a crisis management plan, including timelines for a crisis management plan.

  • A discussion of planning and preparing for the unexpected with practical advice for tracking and communicating with your employees during a crisis.


WHY:

The topics to be discussed will offer real-world value for anyone interested in security, risk management, business continuity, health, human resources/employee care and travel management.




Security professionals who attend will receive 1 credit hour towards PCI, CPP, and PSP through ASIS International.



WHO:

Joint venture partners International SOS and Control Risks provide the world's leading organizations with travel security services for international travelers and expatriates.




Expert Speakers:


  • Jacqueline Day, Vice President, Crisis & Security Consulting, Control Risks

  • Michael Hancock, Group General Manager, Assistance Worldwide, International SOS

  • Rebecca Scorzato, Senior Manager, Crisis & Security Consulting, Control Risks



               Moderator:


  • Timothy Daniel, Group Executive Vice President, International SOS


WHEN:

When: Monday, September 26, 2011


Time: 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. EDT



HOW:

Register online at this link.




Can't attend? Follow this link to receive the recording within three business days after the webinar.



About International SOS:

International SOS (http://www.internationalsos.com) is the world's leading international travel, medical and security assistance and concierge services company. Operating in over 70 countries, International SOS provides integrated medical, clinical, security, and customer care solutions to organizations with international operations. A global team of over 8,000 employees led by 970 full-time physicians and 200 security specialists provides services including planning, preventative programs, in-country expertise and emergency response to 66 percent of the Fortune Global 500 companies.

About Control Risks:

Control Risks (www.control-risks.com) is a global risk consultancy, specializing in political, security and integrity risk. The company enables its clients to understand and manage the risks of operating in complex or hostile environments. Through a unique combination of services, wide geographical reach and by adopting a close partnership approach with clients, Control Risks helps organizations effectively solve their problems and realize new opportunities across the world.

SOURCE International SOS



RELATED LINKS

http://www.internationalsos.com


http://www.control-risks.com