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Wednesday April 22 - Thursday April 23, 2020
2020 ACP Summit in Conjunction with Continuity Insights
Be sure to join your ACP colleagues in San Antonio, Texas for ACP’s 2020 Summit! at the Hyatt Regency Hill Country Resort. This time, our Summit will immediately follow Continuity Insights' 18th Annual Management Conference that begins Monday April 20, 2020.
While it is not required to attended CI in order to attend the Summit, there are substantial discounts from CI for attending both. Once registration is available, you can register for the ACP Summit while registering for the CI conference, right on the CI registration page. If registering ONLY for the ACP Summit, visit the ACP website once the registration page is available. That's coming soon.
The goal of having our summit directly after CI is to make it as convenient as possible and to minimize travel expenses. Continuity Insights begins on Monday April 20, 2020 and ends Wednesday, April 22 in the afternoon. The ACP Summit begins Wednesday afternoon and features a welcome reception that evening. The Summit then runs all day Thursday, April 23 concluding at 4 pm.
More information on the conferences can be found here. Plan to be there!
ACP Book of Best Practices Now Available
The Association of Continuity Professionals First Book of Best Practices, a collection of research-based and peer-reviewed articles, examples and case studies written by ACP members, is now available here on the ACP website. This eBook details best practices in Business Continuity Management, Emergency Management, People, Resilience and Security & Risk.
Two Incumbents, Two Returnees Elected to 2020 National Board
The makeup of the 2020 ACP National Board of Directors is set. In the October 14-25 voting period the membership re-elected current board members Megan Epperson and Scott Ream along with former members Mary Carrido and Dr. Bernard Jones.
First appointed to the board to fill a vacancy, Megan Epperson will begin her first full term. Scott Ream, board chair for the past two years, will be entering his second three year term. The returnees are Mary Carrido, who served as chair back in 1998, and Dr. Bernard Jones who served from 2014 through 2017. The three year terms for each begin on January 1, 2020,
A sincere thank you to Mark Carroll, Ronald Williams and Stuart Murray for their willingness to serve. Your fellow members appreciate your continuing support and dedication to ACP.