June 14th ACP Membership Meeting at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Hello members! You are invited to the June 14th ACP Membership Meeting at the prestigious Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. This is a membership meeting opportunity requiring security information to be used to gain entry onto Lab property. For security purposes, all attendees will need to provide citizenship information at sign-up.
Pre-registration and security check is required for this ACP event. Please only RSVP if you are able to attend to allow equal opportunity for your fellow ACP members! RSVP by noon Tuesday, June 6, 2016.
Parking Logistics: Please park in the Lawrence Hall of Science, Upper Parking Lot (1 Centennial Drive Berkeley, CA 94720) for $8 per vehicle for the day. A shuttle is being provided from the parking lot to the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab.
Note that Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory is in the Berkeley Hills and some walking is required. Take a peek at our wonderful meeting agenda!
9:00 Prompt Shuttle departure from the Lawrence Hall of Science, Upper Parking Lot
9:30 Welcome, Perseverance Hall, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Building 54
9:35 Business Meeting followed by Introduction to Keynote Speaker and Host Tonya Petty
The Lab, nestled between the University of California at Berkeley and the Berkeley Hall of Science on 200 acres, is home to 13 Nobel Peace Prize winners, houses over 3,000 employees, and operates on +$800 million budget. Tonya Petty is the Emergency Manager, Protective Services at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Tonya will give an overview of the national laboratory’s continuity capabilities and introduce the membership to science and business continuity efforts at the facility. Come visit the Lab and learn how continuity efforts and science intersect.
11:00 88-inch Cyclotron, Building 88
12:00 Networking Lunch
1:30 Advanced Light Source, Building 6
2:20 Energy Sciences Network Presentation, Building 54
The Energy Sciences Network (ESnet) is a high-performance, unclassified network built to support scientific research. Funded by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science (SC) and managed by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, ESnet provides services to more than 40 DOE research sites, including the entire National Laboratory system, its supercomputing facilities, and its major scientific instruments. ESnet also connects to 140 research and commercial networks, permitting DOE-funded scientists to productively collaborate with partners around the world.
3:00 Q & A
Pre-registration and security check is required. Please RSVP by noon Tuesday, June 6, 2016 by clicking here.
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Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
1 Cyclotron Rd, Berkeley, CA 94720Questions
Please contact ACP Program Director, Rachael M. Ratcliff Jeffries, mobile: 925-353-5234
Call for Content: ACP to Publish Book of Members’ Best Practices
Where does one go for the best of best practices in business continuity, disaster recovery and emergency management? To the brain trust of our profession – ACP! As a member of ACP, you’ve demonstrated a commitment to excellence in professional practice, and to learning through the exchange of the knowledge that keeps you at the top of your area of expertise.We are creating a book of our best practices, and we want to include your contributions to this undertaking. Specifically, ACP will collect and publish best practices by its members. This is an exceptional opportunity for you to be published in what is sure to be a respected source of knowledge for anyone in this profession.
- The publication will be peer reviewed
- Content needs to be objective descriptions of real life applications of bestpractices – what worked and how
- No commercial content i.e. marketing a specific product or service, etc.
- Contentthat has been or is being submitted for publication elsewhere will not be accepted
- Due date: July 15, 2016
Please log-in to the members section of the ACP website to see the full list of submission requirements. It is on the members home page. We look forward to showcasing your work and successes!