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2020 WA State Chapter Meetings

ACP Washington meetings, workshops, and events are expected to last for 1.5 to 2 hours. Please refer to the list below for upcoming 2020 dates and locations. If you cannot join us in person, we would love to have you connect with us online through our LinkedIn page! We also provide web conferencing so that members can attend each meeting virtually – details for each meeting are sent out upon registration.

If you are not yet a member of the Washington ACP chapter but want to learn more about what ACP offers to our community, please register to attend a meeting. The fee for attendance for non-members is waived for first-time attendees. Please feel free to bring your colleagues along to help us further build our community of resilience professionals. Together we can plan for a stronger, safer Washington.

To host or speak at an ACP event or sponsor lunch, please contact our Programs Director, Chris Arwady.


Chapter Meetings

January 10th - Board Meeting 2020 and Strategic Planning 

February 26th - Chapter Meeting (Seattle)

On Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, join us as Fritz King, Crisis Management Manager at Microsoft discusses how his team leverages MS Teams to communicate across the enterprise and more effectively respond to crises. Click HERE to learn more and sign up!

Interested in learning more? Feel free to visit our LinkedIn page to register. The non-member event fee is waived for first-time

March 24 - Workshop (Spokane)

On Tuesday March 24th join us for Business Continuity 101 Workshop held at the Spokane CenterPlace Event Center located at 2426 N. Discovery Place, Spokane Valley WA. If you are new to Business Continuity, Disaster Recovery or Emergency Response, you may be wondering where to begin.

Join the Washington State ACP Chapter for an introduction to business continuity planning. Chapter members will share their experiences, success and some of the industry’s best practices to help you get your program off the ground or help you take it to the next level.

April - Board Meeting

May - Workshop: Risk Assessment and BIA (Seattle)

June - Chapter Meeting (Spokane)

July - Board Meeting

August - Workshop: Plan Development (Spokane)

September - Chapter Meeting (Seattle)

October - Board Meeting and Chapter Elections

October 28, 2020 – 10:00-11:30 PT

Virtual – Free to Attend

Register here


-  2021 Board Elections
-  2021 Chapter Dues Update
-  Chapter Program Survey Results
-  Discussion: Return-To-Work
-  Discussion: FS-ISAC CAPS Exercise

2021 Board Elections

Board Elections are rapidly approaching. For those interested in joining the Chapter Board, job descriptions for all open board positions are available on the ACP-International site -  Membership (requires member login) -  Leaders. 

Please submit your name, position of interest, and a brief bio by October 16, 2020 via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  Elections will be completed by the end of October via SurveyMonkey.

If you have any questions or would like more information, please feel free to contact the Chapter Board via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

November - Workshop: Exercise, Improving, and Maintaining Your Plan (Seattle)

December - ACP Washington Holiday Party (Spokane)