Planning for Resilience - The Strategic and Operational View-Silicon Valley Campus - Carnegie Mellon University

Planning for Resilience - The Strategic and Operational View

Monday May 23, 2:00 pm; Bldg 23, Rm 212

Tore Andre Nilsen, VP Research & Innovation, IntraPoint

Summary: Can good plans and tools make you more resilient? Are we ready to accept that bad things will happened and start planning for it? The strategic and operational challenges between incident, emergency, crisis, disaster and continuity management? How can processes, terminology, technology, equipment and people work together to archive resilience? The ROI game – positive proactive vs. reactive?

About the speaker: Nilsen is the founder of IntraPoint, the global leader in enterprise software for Enterprise Resilience. He has an background in industrial management and applied information technology from the Norwegian University of Technology and Science (NTNU). He worked 5 years for the Centre of Business development and Productivity at NTNU/SINTEF (The Foundation for Scientific and Industrial Research at the Norwegian Institute of Technology) before he started IntraPoint in 1999. His main experience and interest is in the merger of management processes and software architecture in critical operations that involve high level of interactions between strategic and operation activities.