The requirement for resilience in the UK cuts across all sectors of society. Whilst the last five years have seen considerable progress in this area, both in the public and private sectors, many challenges remain for those seeking to build effective cross-sector emergency preparedness capabilities.
This newly established Annual HSR Conference aims to address the key issues regarding doctrine, connectivity and responsibility. A joined up approach between public and private sectors is ideal; the reality is far more challenging.
Mr Bill Jeffreys, Security & Intelligence Coordinator and Permanent Secretary, Cabinet Office
Mr Bruce Mann, Head of Civil Contingencies Secretariat
The Rt Hon Bruce George MP , Former Chairman of the Defence Committee
Mr Richard Bruce, Director of Regional Resilience, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister.