Meeting Date: Wednesday, February 27, 2019  <  Note different date

Topic: Earthquake Awareness

 Summary:

February is Earthquake Awareness Month!

Drop Cover and Hold On

The New Madrid Seismic Zone is the most active seismic area in the United Sates east of the Rocky Mountains.

 Gary Patterson, Director of Education and Outreach at The University of Memphis Center for Earthquake Research and Information (CERI), will share information on the New Madrid Seismic Zone, which will assist you in evaluating how ready you and your organization are to face an earthquake event.

 Location:

International Paper - Tower 4
Poplar Auditorium (1st Floor)
1740 International Dr., Memphis, TN 38197

You will need to check in at the 1st floor security desk and obtain a visitor badge.  Please wear your visitor badge and make it clearly visible at all times while in the building.

Agenda Items:

  • 2:15 p.m. Networking
  • 2:30 p.m. Welcome / Introductions / MSACP Board Members
  • 2:45 p.m. Introduction of Speaker and presentation by Gary Patterson

There is no cost  to attend, however you must RSVP

RSVP using >> This Link << to register now.

Registration deadline is 3:00PM on Monday, February 25, 2019

 

April 10, 2019 - TBA

June 12, 2019 - Active Threat

August 14, 2019 - TBA

October 9, 2019 - Cyber Security

December 2019 - Members Only Holiday Luncheon

 

Past 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

 

Memphis office of Emergency Management has scheduled a Basic CERT class for January 25 & 26, 2018. You can register on their website: www.memphisoem.ORG/CERT

 

 

For more information contact

Charles E. Stewart

CERT Program Manager

Division of Fire Services

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Office (901) 636-2602

Cell (901) 258-3805

  

 

February 8, 2018 - joint meeting with ASIS on Thursday from 11:30 - 1:00

Come hear guest speaker - Kimberly M. Drummer - National preparedness Specialit - USPS Headquarters - discuss the importance of Business Resiliency Planning.

Located at Southern College of Optometry
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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- register now, attendance is limited.

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.

Enter the password “Partnership” to access the registration site.

FedEx Event Center at Shelby Farms Park

6903 Great View Drive North

Memphis, TN 38134

View Map

 

September 12, 2018 - 2:30 until 4:00PM

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

 

This will be rescheduled - October 31, 2018 - ALSAC – Cyber Security - Safeguarding donor and business information

Location: +TN+38105/@35.1554027,-90.0441008,17z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x87d57ef1942af0ad:0xb9bd7bad24b9f794!8m2!3d35.1556001!4d-90.0452059" target="_blank" rel="noopener">ALSAC/St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Campus / ALSAC Building

(Check in at AW Willis Security Gate )
 

Agenda Items:

  • 2:15 p.m. Networking
  • 2:30 p.m. Welcome / Introductions / MSACP Board Members
  • 2:45 p.m. Introduction of Speaker

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

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

 

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
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Upcoming Meetings

December, 2018 - Members Only Holiday Luncheon

Please join us December 12th for the 2018 MSACP Holiday Luncheon

 December 2018 Holiday Luncheon

There is no cost for Members to attend, however you must RSVP.

RSVP using >> This Link << to register now.

Registration deadline is NOON on Friday, December 12, 2018.

If you have not renewed your 2018 Membership, or are otherwise not a MSACP Member, please click here and select from the top of the new page to update your membership status!