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October 9, 2021
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In accordance with The Association of Continuity Professionals (ACP) Bylaws, nominations for National Board of Directors are still open for personal nominations. 
  • If you would like to nominate yourself as a candidate for the Board Election please complete this form no later than October 13.
  • The deadline to  nominate someone as a candidate for the Board Elections ended on October 3.
 
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As a membership organization, members are ACP’s most important asset and you can attest to the value that members’ knowledge and expertise bring to the industry and our local chapters. ACP members thrive when our membership increases in diversity and in depth of knowledge of our industry.

ACP needs your partnership to build an organization that serves our professional community well. One simple step you can take to partner in building ACP is completing this survey. It will help the Board of Directors understand your priorities and values.

As an added incentive, for all those who respond to the survey, we will award six prizes to randomly selected survey responders!
  • Three, free one-year ACP national and local chapter memberships, plus an ACP Member Care package of assorted ACP merchandise
  • Three ACP Member Care packages of assorted ACP merchandise
Yes! I want to fill out the survey!
 
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Even before the pandemic, data breaches were a common occurrence, with prominent companies suffering attacks that were regularly reported and analyzed. They have continued to surge, and data security is at the top of every organization’s mind. Due to the changing threat landscape as a result of a hybrid-remote working model that has created a wider attack surface, threat actors are increasingly successful in gaining access to sensitive data, and organizations are still struggling to implement adequate data security practices to avoid breach. Many of these organizations still tend to make critical mistakes with regards to data security that, if left unaddressed, can lead to drastic consequences for the entire business.

Read more.

 
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Chaos to Control:
Exploring Modern Critical Event Management Use Cases


How Can Your Organization Use Critical Event Management? A crisis can take us from calm to chaos in seconds. Whether it’s a hurricane or a wildfire, a plane crash or a plant explosion, a local outbreak or a global pandemic, your organization needs the capabilities to bring more control to chaos — now more than ever.

The OnSolve Platform for Critical Event Management lets you do just that, with pinpoint accuracy that’s 90% faster than traditional one-dimensional modeling.

This ebook explores:
  • The three parts of critical event management (CEM)
  • A scenario based on actual events
  • Additional use cases in a checklist format
Find out how OnSolve can help you take the lead in proactively managing the end-to-end crisis response process.
 
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Our goal is to drive valuable expertise to our members. And we need you to help!

If you are an expert interested in supporting the profession through educating your peers, we’d love to consider featuring you as an ACP featured presenter. To be considered, please contactEd Goldberg
We are currently looking for October 28, 2021 and November 11, 2021 webinars.

If you are interested in driving quality content to members behind the scenes, we invite you to consider volunteering with the Education Committee. For more information, please contact Ed Goldberg.
 
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Just download the form, fill it out and save it, and then email it to Rebecca Merrill at .
Click here to Submit Your Ideas for News & Views!
 
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We've recently experienced a renewed interest in ACP's Industry Sponsorship Program from companies providing products and services to contingency professionals. These individuals are responsible for a variety of mission critical functions including business continuity, disaster recovery, emergency management, and risk management.  This is an opportunity for industry organizations to tell your story and educate an expanding marketplace as to the value of your company deliverables.  As an Association Industry Sponsor you can be assured of significant exposure to our members in a variety of mediums including our weekly communication News & Views.

Further information on the program can be found under the "Sponsors" tab of the ACP website.  Why not take the opportunity to have a conversation with ACP staff regarding the program deliverables which best align with your strategic marketing plan.  They can be reached at or by calling 1.800.445.4227 FREE.
 
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Know someone who would be interested in this timely resource specifically for continuity professionals?  Pass along this e-news and encourage them to join ACP.

The ACP Get Connected! initiative asks every ACP member to personally reach out to one colleague, friend or acquaintance for membership this year in order to build a stronger, better ACP.
 
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