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 will run 2 hours. Refer to the list below for upcoming 2018 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.



January 8, 2019

Location:  Quest Diagnostics

Topic: Business Continuity v. 3.0: BC Goes Strategic

Presenter: Jim Rosenbluth, Preparis

February 5, 2019

Location:  Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits - space limited to 40 

Address: 2001 Diplomat Drive Farmers Branch, TX 75234  map

Time: Special time:  3:00 - 6:00PM  -  RSVP Required  

Topic:  Site Visit/Tour and networking

Presenter: Barry Morgeson - Resiliency Leadership, from Continuity Insights.

March 5, 2019

Location:  Fannie Mae (Granite Park VII) 5600 Granite Parkway, Plano, TX 75024 Parking Map

Topic:  Business continuity and crisis management considerations from the Oct. 1, 2017 shooting in Las Vegas

Presenter:  Luis Tapia, CBCP, CEM

Lunch: Provided by Fannie Mae

April 2, 2019

Location:  SIRIUS Computer Solutions

12801 North Central Expressway #300 Dallas, TX 75243 (75 & 635)  Map

Topic:  Active Shooter Emergency Action Planning for Critical Incident Leadership

Presenter: FBI Special Agent (SA) Laird W. Hightower

Lunch: Provided by SIRIUS Computer Solutions

May 7, 2019

Location: Toyota North America Headquarters - Plano   

Time: Special Event Time:  4PM

6565 Headquarters Dr, Plano, TX 75024 (121 & Dallas North Tollway) Map

Topic:  Presentation, site visit, and networking event afterward (provided by Toyota)

Presenter:  Mark Doi

June 4, 2019

Location:  Boy Scouts of America

Topic:  Operational Resilience: Connecting the Dots.

Presenter: Terrence Lee, CBCP - Strategic BCP

Lunch: Provided by Strategic BCP

July 9, 2019

Location: Boy Scouts of America

Topic:  TBA

Presenter: Melissa Rhodes

Lunch: Provided by Assurance Software

August 6, 2019

Location:  Boy Scouts of America

Presenter: Ace Data Recovery

Topic: TBA

September 10, 2019

Location:  Site visit (TBD)  Time: Special Event time (TBA)

Topic: Public/Private Session for North Texas and Plano/Frisco Emergency Management

Presenters: TBA

October 1, 2019

Location:  Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas - 2200 N Pearl St., Dallas, TX 75201  Map 

Special location instructions:  *** RSVP/Pre-registration Required ***

Topic:  FEMA presentation

November 5, 2019

Location: Mary Kay Headquarters, Addison, TX

Topic: Site visit (possible tour of their new lab - TBD)

December 3, 2019

Location:  Maggiano's Little Italy (Willow Bend, Plano)

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

Time:  11:00AM - 1:00PM

Frequent Chapter Meeting Location Addresses/Directions


Boy Scouts of America (BSA)

1325 W. Walnut Hill Lane, Irving, TX 75038, Room 103 (unless otherwise indicated)

Parking in rear of the building (North side, tiered parking lot), check-in with the guard.  Cafeteria on site.