Continuity of Operations (COOP) and Emergency Planning in Government Training Workshop XVIII

This event qualifies for 8 CPEs

Learn about New COOP Requirements, Federal Government Policy, Best & Proven Practices and what they mean for your organization. Learn vital take-aways from this year’s National Continuity Exercise Eagle Horizon.  How will your agency react to a continuity event, whether large or small scale?  This workshop will show how to add resilience to multiple facets of your organization immediately using practical operational methods and actionable templates. There will be no excuses for lack of performance in the event of an emergency. Your agency leadership is more dependent than ever on its COOP personal.


  • Is your agency management currently satisfied with its COOP Planning, Policy and Execution?
  • Is your agency prepared for all level of incidents and is it resilient?
  • Attend this proven Potomac Forum Training Workshop to improve or fine-tune your agency COOP planning and policy.


Government and Industry Leaders Present Practical Solutions to Government Continuity of Operations Requirements. This is a “How To” workshop “with proven instructors and guest speakers. Rated as “Excellent” the previous 25 workshop sessions!


Quality Promise – Full Refund if Not Satisfied with the Quality of the Information Presented: 
Potomac Forum is so confident that each and every attendee will be pleased with the information presented and its value to the government that Potomac Forum will provide a FULL REFUND for any student that does not find the two day workshop of value to their organization.


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Speaker and Presenter Information

Keynote Speaker 

Calvin W. Turner, Jr. 


National Finance Center

Department of Agriculture (USDA)

The National Finance Center is the "poster child" for Successful Data Center Reconstitution.


Guest Speakers:


Veronica (Roni) M. Glass

Director, Continuity Division

Office of Operations Coordination

Department of Homeland Security (DHS)


Joe Douglas, ABCP

Continuity Program Manager

 International Trade Commission (USITC)


Dean Gallup

Disaster Recovery Professional

Advantaged Solutions, Inc.

Coauthor of Information Systems Contingency Planning Guidance

NIST Special PUblication 800-34 Rev. 1

Contingency Planning Guide for Federal Information Systems


Elizabeth Voeller, PMP, ABCP

Incident Response, Emergency Management, Cyber Risk Management/Security Consultant

Vice President of the Mid Atlantic Disaster Recovery Association (MADRA)

Program Manager

eGlobalTech (eGT)

Relevant Government Agencies

Intelligence Agencies, DOD & Military, Other Federal Agencies, Federal Government, Program managers, Senior Leadership, IT Pros

This event has no exhibitor/sponsor opportunities

Wed-Thu, Sep 11-12, 2019, 7:30am - 3:45pm ET


Government Employee:  $1395.00
Industry and Contractors:  $1495.00

Willard Intercontinental Hotel
1401 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20004
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