MADRA's Meeting November 16, 2017
  • Bob Cohen, Business Continuity Practice Manager, Pivot Point Security, " What happens when things don't go as planned?" 
  • Mick Sciarrotta, Senior Business Continuity Disaster Recovery Business Development Manager at Regus, “Case Study in Motion. Impacts and Execution of Recovery Plans - Global
  • Brian Gardiner, CEO of ImagIT Recovery Services, “Office Space Innovations for Disaster Recovery”


MADRA's Meeting June 16, 2016
  • Christopher Dorr, Service Area Leader for Third-party Risk Management at Pivot Point Security, “Incorporating Vendor Risk Management into your Continuity Planning.”
  • Steve Peck, Business Continuity Office Manager at Airline Reporting Corporation, “Continuity at the Airlines Reporting Corporation: What We Do and How We Do It.”

MADRA's Meeting April 21, 2016

  • Mr. Jim McClelland, Emergency Management Specialist, Montgomery County OEMHS
    “OEMHS’ Role in COOP Planning for Montgomery County”
  • Mr. Joseph Corona, Outreach Coordinator / Senior Policy Analyst / AEM, Montgomery County OEMHS
    “Personal Preparedness for the Community”


MADRA's Meeting February 18, 2016

  • Chloe Demrovsky, Executive Director, DRI International
    • "Continuity State of the Union and Industry Trends." Please clickHEREfor the presentation.  


MADRA's Meeting September 17, 2015

  • Panel Speakers:
    • Tom Finan, Senior Cyber Strategist and Counsel, Department of Homeland Security, National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD)
    • Jacqueline LaRock, SVP, CRC Insurance Services
    • Jason Maloni, SVP/Chair Litigation Practice, LEVICK
  • Click HERE to view the video of the meeting.
  • Venue: International Monetary Fund (IMF) Headquarters


MADRA's Meeting July 8, 2015

  • Sean Murphy, CEO & President of Lootok
    • "Business Continuity Command and Control." Click  HERE  for the presentation.
  • Click here for the meeting information and agenda.


MADRA's Meeting April 2, 2015

  • Director Steve Souder, Fairfax County Department of Public Safety Communications
    • “The Next Generation of 9-1-1... What the Future Holds.”
  • Dr. Mark Troutman, George Mason University, Center for Infrastructure Protection and Homeland Security
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MADRA's Meeting February 19, 2015

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MADRA's Meeting November 20, 2014

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MADRA's Meeting September 17, 2014

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MADRA's Meeting June 19, 2014

  • Click here  for the presentation "The Center for Infrastructure Protection and Homeland Security (CIP/HS): High Education Initiative" by Mark Troutman, PhD, Associate Director, Center for Infrastructure Protections and Homeland Security, George Mason University.


MADRA's Meeting March 20, 2014

  • Bob Cohen, Lunarline, Inc.
  • Ralph Petti, Continuity Dynamics, Inc 


MADRA's Meeting June 6, 2013

  • Click here for the presentation “Derecho, Arlington County's Response" by Jack Brown, Arlington County OEM.


MADRA's Meeting April 18, 2013

  • Click here for the presentation “Cloud Computing Solutions and Continuity of Operations” by Anthony Barone, Senior Consultant , Capgemini Government Solutions & Sean Rhody, Chief Technology Officer, Capgemini Government Solutions.


MADRA's Meeting February 21, 2013

  • Click here for the presentation from Legg Mason on Hurricane Sandy.
  • Click here for the presentation "Lessons Learned: Hurricane Sandy" by Paul Striedl, President, MADRA.


MADRA's Meeting September 20, 2012

  • Click here for the presentation on COOP and Devolution from Jeff Kellam, COOP Program Manager for the U.S. Coast Guard.


MADRA's Meeting June 7, 2012

  • Click here for the presentation from Dr. Irv Varkony, SCOPE, entitled ”Overcoming Logistics Challenges in Delivering Humanitarian Aid."
  • Click here for the presentation from Joan Bishop, Encore Health Resources, entitled ”EHR Implications to Emergency Management."


MADRA's Meeting April 12, 2012

  • Click here for the presentation from Ed Tobias, Manager, Business Continuity and Disaster Planning, Global Security Department, Associated Press entitled ”A Little Birdie Told Me: Using Social Media for Situational Awareness."
  • Click here for the presentation from Michael Goldfarb, Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management and Homeland Security entitled ”Overcoming challenges by integrating COOP into the disaster response system."


MADRA's Meeting November 17, 2011

  • Click here for the presentation from Polly James & Ryan Pratt on “Business Continuity Coordination with Risk Financing and Claims.”
  • Click here for the presentation from Ralph Petti on “Forging a Strategic Partnership Between Security, Business Continuity and Human Resources.”


MADRA's Meeting June 2, 2011

  • Click here for the presentation from Al Mongeon on “Emergency Response and the Operational Environment.”
  • Click here for the presentation from Alexandra Podolny, J.D. on “Emergency Management and Social Networking: Permission to Engage.”


MADRA's Meeting April 7, 2011

  • Click here for the presentation from Roger Fritzel, CBCP, on “Using Existing Infrastructures for Greater Continuity Readiness.”
  • Click here for the presentation from Peter B. Ritz on “Preparing Your Critical Systems for Cloud DR/BC.”


MADRA's Meeting February 17, 2011


MADRA's Meeting November 18, 2010

  • Click here for the presentation from Jeff Wagner on using Sharepoint to manage BC/DR programs.
  • Click here for the presentation from Ralph Petti on personal recovery strategies and the use of biometrics.
  • Click here for the presentation from Kelly Shoemaker on biometrics use in the global enterprise organization.


MADRA's Meeting September 16, 2010
  • Click here for the presentation from Dr. Zanker on providing medical advice for operational planning, response and force health protection to the Department’s operating components.
  • Click here for the presentation from Michael Evans on Constellation Energy’s BCP Awareness Program.


MADRA's Meeting June 3, 2010

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  • Click here for the presentation from Merrily Powell on the importance of early, accurate, and relevant incident awareness.


MADRA's Meeting, April 15, 2010

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MADRA's 66th Meeting, February 18, 2010   

  • Click here for the meeting agenda and information about this meeting.
  • Click here for the presentation from Kelly Discount, BAH, Adaptive Leadership Styles in Emergency Management.
  • Click here for the presentation, “SP 800-34 Revision 1" presented by Dean Gallup, BAH.
































































Past MADRA Meetings