Mid South Association of Continuity Professionals meets on the second Wednesday each month unless noted here.

If your or your organization are interested in hosting an event or speaking at an upcoming meeting may contact
Curtis Parker at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Upcoming Meetings

  

October 31, 2018 - ALSAC – Cyber Security - Safeguarding donor and business information

Guest Speaker: Amy Lahey -  Vice President, Administrative Operations & Information Security for St. Jude / ALSAC

 

October is National CYBER AWARENESS Month!  Join the Mid-South Association of Continuity Professionals in learning from Amy how ALSAC safeguards their critical donor and business information.

There is no charge to attend the October 31, 2018 meeting.

 

Please  register >> HERE<< before Tuesday October 30th at 5:00PM

 

December, 2018 - Members Only Holiday Luncheon

 

Prior Meetings

January 10, 2018 - Terrorism - Prevention and Response 

Director Dale Lane - Director of the Shelby County Office of Preparedness will discuss terrorism and the preventive measures being taken by Shelby County to prepare for such events including civil violence or other community disasters.  Join the discussion about how we can prepare our organizations to respond to these types of disruptions and how the Shelby County Office of Preparedness can help us improve our communications with our internal staff on the importance of training and equipping ourselves for such times.

Register >> HERE << before January 9, 2018 at 5:00PM

 

February 8, 2018

Joint meeting with ASIS on Thursday February 8th from 11:30 - 1:00

Come hear our guest speaker Kimberly M. Drummer - National Preparedness Specialist - USPS Headquarters as she discusses the importance of Business Resiliency Planning.

Located at Southern College of Optometry
1245 Madison Ave
Memphis, TN 38104
Lunch will be provided.

There is no cost to attend.  Please register >>HERE<< for this session.

 

March 6-7, 2018 - FEMA Public - Private Partner Summit

MSACP will be helping to sponsor, support, and host this gathering.

Hear from public and private partners about protecting assets and operations, preventing major

disruptions, and developing collaborative approaches to respond to major emergencies and disasters.

Register now - participation is limited

CLICK HERE >>Enter the password “Partnership” to access the registration site.

 

FedEx Event Center at Shelby Farms Park

6903 Great View Drive North

Memphis, TN 38134

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September 12, 2018 - Collaboration in Emergency Preparedness

Guest Speakers: Shelby County Office of Preparedness and City of Memphis Office of Emergency Management

September is National Preparedness Month!  Join the Mid-South Association of Continuity Professionals in learning how Shelby County and the City of Memphis coordinate their efforts in response to events in the Mid-South and surrounding areas.

Join the discussion about how we can prepare our organizations to respond to events in an effort to help us improve our communications with our internal staff on the importance of training and equipping ourselves for such times.

This year’s National Preparedness Month theme is “Disasters Happen.  Prepare Now.  Learn How."
In addition to the overarching theme for the month, each week has a theme highlighting different preparedness actions.
For more information, visit www.ready.gov/september.

Also, we will begin our discussion on the future of MSACP and how each of our members play a vital role!

There is no charge to attend the September 12, 2018 meeting.  It will be held from 2:30 until 4:00PM.

 

We encourage you to register >> HERE<< before Tuesday September 11th at 5:00PM