Meeting Schedule

Upcoming North Texas Chapter Meeting Dates and Locations

Except where noted, Chapter meetings begin at 12:00 pm. Attendees should anticipate a minimum of 1.5 hours with the expectation that meetings may last 2 hours. Refer to the list below for upcoming dates and locations.  Addresses and directions to locations, including map links, are at the bottom of this page.

Anyone interested in being a speaker, hosting an event, and/or sponsoring lunch please contact our Programs Director.

For anyone who would like to attend our virtual meetings, please contact our Membership Director via our Contact Us page or on our Membership page.

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2021


January 5, 2021  Noon - 1:30

Location:  Virtual Meeting (Meeting information will be provided for those who RSVP)

Topic:  Your Financial Resiliency plan...are you really prepared for 2021 and beyond?

Presenter:  Michael T. Boettcher, First Vice President, Senior Portfolio Manager, Financial Planning Specialist, Financial Advisor, NMLS #1252964

Sponsor:  Morgan Stanley


February 2, 2021  Noon - 1:30

Location:  Virtual Meeting (Meeting information will be provided for those who RSVP)

Topic:  Cyber Threat Landscape - A Law Enforcement and U.S. Intelligence Community Perspective

Presenter: Brett Leatherman, Supervisory Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Dallas Division, National Security Cyber Squad


March 2, 2021  Noon - 1:30

Location:  Virtual Meeting (Meeting information will be provided for those who RSVP)

Topic:  Critical Incident and Crisis Management

Presenter:   Mike Costanzi, CFE, Corporate Security Manager, HilltopHoldings; former FBI Assistant Special Agent in Charge of the Dallas Field Office

Sponsor:  Hilltop Holdings


April 6, 2021  Noon - 1:30

Location: Virtual Meeting (Meeting information will be provided for those who RSVP)

Topic:  Is your BIA effective or are you using it ineffectively?  How 2020 Changed My View on “Traditional” Business Continuity

Presenter:  Shane Mathew, MPH, CBCP, Vice President, Professional Services at Virtual Corporation and Host of The Failover Plan Podcast

Sponsor:  Virtual Corporation


May 4, 2021  Noon - 1:30

Location: Virtual Event (Meeting information will be provided for those who RSVP)

Topic: The Netflix Resilience Approach

Presenter:  Scott Baldwin, CBCP, MBCI, Head of Enterprise Resilience at Netflix and current ACP National Board Member - Innovations Committee Co-Chair


June 1, 2021  Noon - 1:30

Location: Virtual Event (Meeting information will be provided for those who RSVP)

Topic: Can Community Resilience to Disaster be Taught

Presenter:  Dr. Bernard A. Jones, MBCI, CBCP, and Assistant Professor at St. John’s University in New York within the Division of Criminal Justice, Legal Studies, and Homeland Security


July 13, 2021  Noon - 1:30 (Note special meeting date, due to the holiday)

Location:  Virtual Event (Meeting information will be provided for those who RSVP)

Topic: 2021 Hurricane Season, Preparation, and Best Practices

Presenter:  Christine Hanson and Arianne Thomas with the FEMA Region 6 Response Division


August 3, 2021  11:00AM - 2:00 *** FIRST IN-PERSON MEETING OF 2021 *** (Note earlier start time)

Location: Frontiers of Flight Museum (Dallas Love Field) Event Flyer (pun intended)

Address:   6911 Lemmon Ave, Dallas, TX 75209  Map

Also available as a Virtual Event (Meeting information will be provided for those who RSVP)

Topic:  Meeting and museum tour

Presenter:  Benj C. Korson, CEM, CO-CEM, FPEM - Senior Emergency Management Coordinator and Acting Manager of the Airport Operations Center

Department of Aviation, City of Dallas


August 18, 2021  8:30AM - 10:30AM *** ACPNT Public/Private Summit Event ***

Location:  Eventi Event Center 

Address:  7511 Main St – 3rd Floor, Frisco Texas

Topic:  Protecting Your Business - ACP North Texas Public/Private Summit (Focused on Small & Medium-sized businesses)

Presenter:  Chet Bojarski (ACP - North Texas Chapter President); Brett Leatherman (FBI) and Bryan Gray (CISA - Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency)

Sponsors:  ACP-North Texas Chapter & The Frisco Chamber of Commerce


September 14, 2021  Noon - 1:30 (Note special meeting date, due to the holiday)

Location:  Virtual Zoom Meeting (Meeting information will be provided for those who RSVP)

Topic:  Panel Discussion:  Bringing Resiliency and Continuity from the University to the Workplace

Panel:  Justin Stewart – UNT Continuity of Operations Program Manager, Emergency Management & Safety Services | Ron Timmons – Senior Lecturer and Internship Coordinator in the Emergency Administration and Planning program, Emergency Management and Disaster Science, UNT College of Health and Public ServiceJoel Navarro – Manager Global Business Continuity, Mary Kay Inc. and ACP NTX Chapter Membership Director | Dianne Stephens - Senior Manager - Business Resilience, Globe Life | & More


October 5, 2021  Noon - 1:30

 Location: Virtual Zoom Meeting (Meeting information will be provided for those who RSVP)

Topic:  Business Continuity Management Overview of One Toyota

Presenter:  Mark Doi, CBCP, National Manager BC Management Toyota Financial Services and the Business Continuity Management Teams of One Toyota 

Sponsor:  Toyota Motors North America and Toyota Financial Services


November 2, 2021  Noon - 1:30

Location: Virtual Event (Meeting information will be provided for those who RSVP)

Topic:  Transitioning Your Career from Corporate to Consulting

Presenter: Steve Waken – Waken Resources - Technology & Risk Management Solutions


December 7, 2021

Special Time:  11:00AM - 1:00PM

Location: TBD

Address:

Topic:  Holiday Luncheon & Year-End Event  (North Texas Chapter ACP members-only event, RSVP required)

Presenter:


If you would like to host one of our monthly meetings and/or be a speaker on a topic, in 2020, please email our Programs Director with the subject line “ACP Host”.

For anyone who would like to attend our virtual meetings, please contact our Membership Director via our Contact Us page or on our Membership page.

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Past Meeting Schedules/Information

2020

2019