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16 March 2021
Virtual Conference,
Delivered Live (GMT Time) & On-Demand Afterwards

CRISIS MINDS 2021

Optimise your in-house crisis management planning, compliance, cyber security, and communication strategies for effective prevention, response and recovery from crisis.

Leading cross-industry event designed exclusively by and for the in-house community.

Free to attend for in-house professionals.

Service-providers and consultants to the in-house community may only attend as conference sponsors.

Who will you meet?

Designed by and for the in-house crisis management community:

SENIORITY
Heads of Crisis Management, C-level Executives, Managing Directors, Heads of Corporate and Public Affairs, Communications, Senior Counsel, Risk Managers, Compliance Officers, Business Continuity Specialists
INDUSTRIES
Financial Services, Telecommunications, Media, Consumer Goods, Energy, Construction, Publishing, IT Services and more
GEO
Countries including the UK, Ireland, Germany, Netherlands, Denmark, Switzerland and Bermuda

MAKE CONNECTIONS THAT MATTER, WHEREVER YOU ARE

Networking is back. In this time of physical disconnection, set your business up for continued success by building relationships with senior decision-makers from across the world.

Optimise your strategies by connecting with experts from around the world; take advantage of 1:1 private meetings via the event platform. Let the AI-matchmaking algorithm search the virtual crowd to find your next valuable connection.

Tackle key challenges and opportunities through the crisis lifecycle


The evolving crisis landscape; Outlook for 2021
The evolving crisis landscape; Outlook for 2021
  • How have different sectors responded and adapted to crises in 2020? Lessons learned
  • How are risks evolving in response to the pandemic?
    • How have fundamental behaviours and business landscapes changed for good?
  • Assessing the risks most relevant to your business and your current level of resilience in different scenarios
    • Detecting oncoming shifts or tensions that could lead to crisis
Implementing successful crisis management and business continuity plans
Implementing successful crisis management and business continuity plans
  • Prevention mode; identifying and addressing signs of potential crisis before they escalate
  • Practical strategies; successful training and preparation before an event
  • Planning cross departments, divisions and global offices
  • Aligning your crisis response to BAU operations
    • How do third parties come into play? Challenges and opportunities
Live scenario; in the eye of the storm. Key challenges amid crises and how to respond
Live scenario; in the eye of the storm. Key challenges amid crises and how to respond
  • Thought-experiment scenario; how would your company respond to the proposed crisis?
  • What causes companies to handle crises poorly?
    • Inability to act in the way that is needed at the right time
    • Lack of clarity around processes and responsibilities
    • Difficulty getting through to the CEO; securing critical support from the Board
  • How to respond in a ‘worst-case scenario’ crisis

Optimising crisis communications in the era of fake news and trial by social media
Optimising crisis communications in the era of fake news and trial by social media
  • Managing a crisis that plays out on social media; best practice
    • Developing robust media strategies
  • Successfully utilising internal and external communications channels during a crisis
    • Managing complaints and reducing loss of customers, partnerships and employees
Managing climate-related risks and crises
Managing climate-related risks and crises
  • Planning for and responding to increasing safety, reputational, regulatory and financial risks posed by climate change
  • Mounting pressure for companies to practice transparency, accountability and active commitments to tackling climate change
  • Effective communication and disclosure around environmental impact, sustainability measures
Successful recovery; bolstering future resilience post-crisis
Successful recovery; bolstering future resilience post-crisis
  • How can your company benefit in the wake of a crisis?
    • Identifying and tackling areas for improvement in the crisis management life cycle
    • Enhancing your competitive edge and resilience against future shocks
    • How to build and re-gain stakeholder trust

CREATE VALUABLE CONNECTIONS WITH THE IN-HOUSE COMMUNITY

Service-providers to the in-house community engage in the conference as sponsors; maximise your impact as one of a select number of sell-side professionals in attendance. Please contact Hannah McGeachy to find out more:

2021 Silver Sponsor