MSACP/ACP members enjoy the following benefits:

  • Regular chapter meetings, announcements and high quality professional presentations by experts.
  • Opportunities to network with professionals in the public and private sector, acquire knowledge, exchange ideas, and gain experience via local chapters and the Corporate ACP Mentor Program.
  • Learn about state-of-the-art contingency and business continuity techniques.
  • Serve as a unifying force in defining and leading this rapidly evolving field.
  • Identify and implement means and methods for public and private sector collaboration and interface.
  • Quarterly corporate newsletter, ‘The ACP Sentinel’, which includes business reports, program announcements, planned association activities and current articles;
  • Numerous and various quality product and service opportunities at discounted member prices.
  • Major discounts at industry recognized conferences, symposiums, training, and products.
  • Continuing professional education credits with membership and participation at the chapter and corporate levels (including DRII certification credits).
  • Add significantly to the success of your organization by acquiring knowledge that enhances the ability to develop effective response and recovery plans.
  • Membership card and certificate.

Annual membership fee is $150.

For more information, please contact our Membership Director, Rachel Wade Tutor - Cell: (901) 229-9020

You may also join today using the online application >> Join Now < <

Please be sure to make the "Chapter Selection" of TN: Mid-South (Memphis)

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
Curtis Parker at:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  /  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Upcoming Meetings

February 8, 2018

Joint meeting with ASIS on Thursday February 8th from 11:30 - 1:00 at the Southern College of Optometry
Food will be provided.
Watch for more information soon!

 

March 6-7, 2018 - FEMA Public - Private Partner Summit

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.

Register now - participation is limited

CLICK HERE >>Enter the password “Partnership” to access the registration site.

 

FedEx Event Center at Shelby Farms Park

6903 Great View Drive North

Memphis, TN 38134

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April 11, 2018 - TBD

May 9, 2018 - TBD

June 13, 2018 - TBD

July 11, 2018 - TBD

August 8, 2018 - TBD

September 12, 2018 - TBD

October 10, 2018 - TBD

November 14, 2018 - TBD

December, 2018 - Members Only Holiday Luncheon

 

Prior 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

 

 

 

About Mid-South Association of Continuity Professionals

The Mid-South Association of Continuity Professionals is an organization whose mission is to share information about business continuity and disaster recovery, and to promote individual and business preparedness.  Its membership represents a wide variety of public, private, and non-profit organizations across the Memphis/Mid-South region.  For more information about the Mid-South Association of Continuity Professionals , please visit www.msacp.org

Memphis Office of Emergency Management is holding a Basic CERT class on 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

 

 

Next MSACP meeting February 8, 2018

Joint meeting with ASIS on Thursday February 8th from 11:30 - 1:00 at the Southern College of Optometry
Food will be provided.
Watch for more information soon!

 

First Tennessee has an open business continuity position. (12/2017)

This link will take you to the full job description / posting

 

BC/DR Industry Resources:

*          International Association of Contingency Planners (ACP)

*          Continuity Insights

*          Disaster Recovery Institute (DRII)

*          Disaster Recovery Journal (DRJ)

*          DisasterSafety.org

*          International Consortium for Organizational Resilience (ICOR)

Local Resources:

*          Community and Regional Resilience Institute (CARRI)

*          Center for Earthquake Research and Information (CERI)

*          InfraGard

*          Memphis-Shelby County Emergency Planning Committee (MSLEPC)

*          Memphis Emergency Management Agency (Memphis EMA)

*          Memphis Police Department

*          MLGW Outage Map

*          Ready Shelby (I'm Ready)

*          Shelby County Sheriff’s Office

*          Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA)

National Resources:

*          American Red Cross

*          Community Emergency Response Teams (CERT)

*          Department of Homeland Security (DHS)

*          Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

*          Pandemicflu.gov

 

*          Ready.gov