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Welcome to CPO 


Important Dates

Spring Summit

May 17th

Columbus, OH

Registration is now open! 


Ohio Public Private Partnership (OP3) Regional Conferences

Northest Region                                            Northwest Region

May 16th   8:45am - 3:15pm                          August 8th   8:00am - 3:00pm

Akron General Health & Wellness Center          Bowling Green State University

1940 Town Park Blvd.                                    Olscamp Hall Room 101

Uniontown, OH 44685                                    Bowling Green, OH  43403 

OP3 2017 Region Conference Schedule 


Registration is now open for the 2017 Spring Summit Conference

This summit brings our three regions and others together for a half day of learning and sharing. The agenda is packed with speakers presenting on cutting-edge topics, CPO updates, networking event, and knowledge sharing.

There is no cost to attend this event and lunch will be provided.


CPO is changing its name

The results are in - the name change from Contingency Planners of OHIO to Continuity Professionals of Ohio (CPO).

The board will now begin the process to implement the name change, which will take a couple of months
to complete. During this transition, CPO will continue to operate as Contingency Planners of OHIO.


Check it Out!! New Job Postings!!

Looking for a job? An open position in our industry have been posted on MyCPO Jobs.

Check it out by logging into MyCPO!





As a professional in the business continuity, disaster recovery and/or information security arenas - or you're tasked with these responsibilities within your organization - you can surely appreciate the necessity and importance of advanced preparation and planning, as well as the benefit that accompanies education, information knowledge sharing and networking. Celebrating 30 years in 2016, CPO is growing stronger and becoming more valuable to individuals and organizations – get involved now!

Whether you find value in the networking, education, information-sharing, conversations and camaraderie of the monthly regional meetings, understanding peer organizations' challenges and strategies, the annual conference, website functionality only available to members, details about seminars and training or the many other benefits associated with being a member of CPO, your involvement with us will not only strengthen the organization, yet will also support your continued development.

NOTE: you do not have to be a member of CPO to participate in the monthly meetings, yet your membership is strongly encouraged to ensure our continued success and growth. Please join online.

This site also lists the Programs Directors and contact information for each region (North, Central, and South) and the whole Executive Council on the Contact page to ensure that you are involved in any activities in your area.