Meeting Schedule

Upcoming North Texas Chapter Meeting Dates and Locations

Except where noted, Chapter meetings begin at 12:00 pm. Attendees should anticipate a 90 minute meeting 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.

Regular meeting location:  UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building, Room (TBA) - Look for ACP signage

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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2022


Eventbrite Virtual Meeting and Registration Information

 

January 11, 2022  Noon - 1:30

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

Topic:  BC Management Competencies that are In Demand to Ensure Career Resiliency

Presenter: Cheyene Marling, Hon. MBCI at BC Management - A Castellan Solutions Company


February 1, 2022  Noon - 1:30

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

Topic:  Bridging the Gap between Cyber Security and Business Continuity

Presenter:  Andrew Jarrett, Director of Cybersecurity Defense and Compliance at Amsys Innovative Solutions



* * * Special Member Benefit * * *

February 25th, 2022 All Day  - Postponed until March 11th due to severe weather in Dallas

Event:  Dallas Cyber Security Summit (Virtual and In-Person options)

Topic:  All Day Summit

Member Benefit:  Discount code provided in our newsletter for ACPNT members (or contact our Membership Director)



March 1, 2022  Noon - 1:30

Location:  Virtual Meeting (Meeting registration information)

Topic:  Resiliency Risks to Going Greener

Presenters: Kelly Ransdell, Regional Director, South Central Region – National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 

                       Bob Sullivan, Regional Director – Southwest Region – National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)

Sponsor:  National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)


April 5, 2022  Noon - 1:30

Location: Virtual Meeting (Meeting registration information)

Topic:  Threat Monitoring & Crisis Communication - How to Communicate with Precision during Critical Events

Presenter:   Peter Steinfeld, SVP of Safety Solutions at AlertMedia, Host of The Employee SafetyPodcast

Sponsor:   AlertMedia


May 3, 2022  Noon - 1:30

Location:  Virtual Meeting (Meeting registration information)

Topic:  Cybersecurity should be understood as a series of nine habits that we must pursue

Presenter:  George Finney, J.D., CISM, CISSP – CISO at Southern Methodist University

Sponsor:   


June 7, 2022  Noon - 1:30   *** First In-Person Meeting of 2022 ***

Event Flyer

Location: UT Dallas, School of Management Building

Address:  800 W Campbell Rd, Richardson, TX 75080 (Additional meeting information will be provided to those who register)

Virtual Meeting Information: The meeting will be available to attend virtually

(Meeting registration information)

Topic:  Backup and Data Recovery Challenges in the Cloud

Presenter:  Dave Russell, Vice President, Enterprise Strategy at Veeam Software

*** Special Prize drawing for in-person meeting attendees ***



           * * * Special Member Benefit * * *

          June 15th, 2022 All Day  - 8:30 - 5:00 (8 CPE/CEUS)

          Event:  Cyber Security Finance & Banking Summit (Nationwide Virtual Conference)

          Topic:  All Day Summit

          Member Benefit:  Free to attend for North Texas ACP members with discount code ACPNT22 ($95 value)



July 12, 2022  Noon - 1:30 (Note special meeting date, due to the holiday)

Location: UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building

Virtual Meeting Information: The meeting will also be available to attend virtually - please attend in person, if at all possible.  We would love to see all of you.

Topic:  Elevating Your Program with Inclusion of Vendor Risk

Presenter:  Christopher Duffy, CBCP, CISSP – Director of Customer Advocacy at Infinite Blue 

Lunch Sponsor: Lunch provided by the North Texas Chapter ACP for in-person meeting attendees


August 2, 2022  Noon - 1:30 

Location:  UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  Where's the Next Shock Coming From?: Thoughts and Ideas in the New World of Excessive Risks

Presenter:  Vito Mangialardi, AFBCI, CBCP, PMP, ICT COVID-19 Commander and Senior Manager Business Continuity Management at METROLINX

Lunch Sponsor: Lunch provided by the North Texas Chapter ACP for in-person meeting attendees


September 13, 2022  Noon - 1:30 (Note special meeting date, due to the holiday)

Location:  The University of North Texas - Denton - Club Level - Apogee Stadium - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  Panel Discussion - Resiliency Professional of the Future

Panel:  Dr. Gary Webb - Chair of Emergency Management & Data Science & ACP North Texas Chapter Panel

Panel Moderator: Luis Tapia

Sponsor:  The University of North Texas



 * * * Special Member Benefit * * *

          September 29th, 2022 All Day  - 8:30 - 5:00 (8 CPE/CEUS)

          Event:  Cyber Security Healthcare & Pharma Summit (Nationwide Virtual Conference)

          Topic:  All Day Summit

          Member Benefit:  Free to attend for North Texas ACP members with discount code ACPNT22 ($95 value)



 October 4, 2022   4:00 - 7:00 - Meeting time includes a Networking event after the meeting

Location:  UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  Overview of Toyota Motors North America's BCM Program and Global BCM Survey

Presenter:   Mark Doi, CBCP – National Manager of Business Continuity Management at Toyota Financial Services and One Toyota

Sponsor:  Toyota North America



          * * * Special Member Benefit * * *

          October 5 - 6, 2022   All Day - 8:30 - 5:00 

          Event:  20th Annual North Texas Facilities Expo

          Location:  ESPORTS STADIUM ARLINGTON & EXPO CENTER | 1200 BALLPARK WAY | ARLINGTON, TX 76011         

          Member Benefit:  Free to attend for North Texas ACP members and guests –

          Event Information:  Visit us at Booth #308

          ACPNT is proud to sponsor Session 3 - Continuity During Winter Storm 2021 –

                                                                            Dallas Love Airport’s Success Story with Benj C. Korson


          * * * Special Member Benefit * * *

          October 20, 2022  

          Event:  18th Annual SecureWorld Dallas

          Location:  Plano Events Center         

          Member Benefit - Pass Types:  Discount on all conference passes with Promo code ACPWC1 ($45-100 value)



November 1, 2022  Noon - 1:30

Location: UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  How to Develop a Ransomware Exercise for Business and Technology Teams

Presenter: Vanessa Vaughn Mathews – Founder and Chief Resiliency Officer – Asfalis Advisors, Host of the Business Resilience DECODED Podcast


December 6, 2022  (North Texas Chapter ACP members-only event, RSVP required)

Special Time:  11:30AM - 1:30PM

Location:  Texas de Brazil Churrascaria Steakhouse

Address:  15101 Addison Road, Addison, Texas 75001

Presenters:  North Texas ACP Chapter Board

Sponsor:  North Texas ACP Chapter



2023


Eventbrite Virtual Meeting and Registration Information

January 10, 2023  Noon - 1:30

Location: UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Virtual Meeting Information: The meeting will also be available to attend virtually - please attend in person, if at all possible.

Topic:  TBD

Presenter:  TBD


February 7, 2023  Noon - 1:30

Location: UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Virtual Meeting Information: The meeting will also be available to attend virtually - please attend in person, if at all possible.

Topic:  TBD

Presenter:  TBD


March 7, 2023  Noon - 1:30

Location:  UT Dallas, School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  TBD

Presenters:   TBD

Sponsor:  


April 4, 2023  Noon - 1:30

Location:  UT Dallas, School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  TBD

Presenter:   TBD

Sponsor:   


May 2, 2023  Noon - 1:30

Location:  UT Dallas, School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  TBD

Presenter:  TBD

Sponsor:   


June 6, 2023  Noon - 1:30   

Location: UT Dallas, School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  TBD

Presenter:  TBD

Sponsor:  


July 11, 2023  Noon - 1:30 (Note special meeting date, due to the holiday)

Location: UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  TBD

Presenter:  TBD

Sponsor:


August 1, 2023  Noon - 1:30 

Location:  UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  TBD

Presenter:  TBD

Sponsor:  


September 12, 2023  Noon - 1:30 (Note special meeting date, due to the holiday)

Location:  UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  TBD

Presenter:   TBD

Sponsor:  


October 3, 2023  Noon - 1:30

Location:  UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  TBD

Presenter:   TBD

Sponsor:  


November 7, 2023  Noon - 1:30

Location: UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Topic:  TBD

Presenter: TBD

Sponsor:  


December 5, 2023  (North Texas Chapter ACP members-only event, RSVP required)

Special Time:  11:30AM - 1:00PM

Location: TBD

Address:  TBD

Presenters:  North Texas ACP Chapter Board

Sponsor:  North Texas ACP Chapter


2024


January 19, 2024  Noon - 1:30

Location: UT Dallas, Naveen Jindal School of Management Building - Virtual meeting option available

Virtual Meeting Information: The meeting will also be available to attend virtually - please attend in person, if at all possible.

Topic:  TBD

Presenter:  TBD

Sponsor:


2022

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January 2022 BC Management Competencies that are In Demand to Ensure Career Resiliency

2021

April 2021 Is your BIA effective? Or are you using it ineffectively?

May 2021 The Netflix Approach to Enterprise Resilience

June 2021 “Can Community Resilience to Disaster be Taught?” 

July 2021 2021 Regional Hurricane Readiness Briefing FEMA Region 6


Presentations from previous years can be found on the Archive page