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Guest Policy

The chapter welcomes non-members to attend one meeting as a guest, free of charge. Please reference the meeting schedule below to confirm meetings that are open to guests.


February Meeting 
Thursday, 02/14/2019, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm

Guests Welcomed

Meeting Contacts: Jeremy Gudgeon, Trish Knowles

Location: TierPoint Valley Forge 1000 Adams Avenue, Norristown, PA 19403

Host: Craig Forsythe

Speaker Topics:

  • Learning From Industry Innovations: Adaptive Continuity for the Practitioner

Sarah Powell, Director of Emergency Management, Temple University

  • Adaptive Continuity - Business Focus

          Michael Harding, Business Continuity Management Project Leader, Holman Enterprises

  • Business Resilience

         Adam Bachman, Sr. Solutions Engineer, Zerto


May Meeting

Friday, 05/03/2019, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm

Guests Welcomed

Meeting Contacts: Jeremy Gudgeon, Trish Knowles

Location: The Vanguard Group 700 Admiral Nelson Drive Malvern, PA 19355

Speakers:

Melody Wen - Incident Command System

Frank J Sullivan– Chief, Hazardous Materials Response Team - Chester County Department of Emergency Services “HAZMAT Awareness”


June Meeting

Thursday, 06/13/2019, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm

Guests Welcomed

Meeting Contacts: Jeremy Gudgeon, Trish Knowles

Location: PJM Interconnection 2750 Monroe Blvd, Audubon, PA 19403

Hosts: PJM

Sponsor: Strategic BCP

Speaker Topics:

1. Tracy Gkonos, Principal & Co-Founder - ProTinue, Inc & Robbie LaRocca, Associate Director - Merck

"Planes, Trains & Automobiles: What You Need to Know About Travel Safety"

2. Janet Plantan, Executive Director of Special Projects & Anita Gelburd, Mission Continuity Program Manager - U of Penn 

"University of Pennsylvania's Mission Continuity Program"

3. Michael J. Sher - Founder & CEO, Groupdolists

"Is Your Organization Incident Response 3.0 Ready?"

4. Frank Perlmutter, Founder - Strategic BCP

"Metrics That Will WOW Your Executives"


September Meeting

Thursday, 09/12/2019, 8:45 am - 3:30 pm - Date Tentative

Guests Welcomed

Meeting Contacts: Jeremy Gudgeon, Trish Knowles

Speaker Topics:

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November Meeting 

Thursday, 11/14/2019, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm - Date Tentative

Guests Welcomed

Meeting Contacts: Jeremy Gudgeon, Trish Knowles

Location: Assurance Software Audubon, PA

Sponsor: Assurance Software

Speaker Topics:


December Meeting

***Holiday Luncheon***

Thursday, 12/12/2019, 11:30 am - 2:30 pm

This is a Members Only Event

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