The ACP Florida Chapters will again hold a combined meeting at the conclusion of the DRJ Spring World Conference on March 28 at the Disney Coronado Springs Resort in Lake Buena Vista, FL. ACP members attending DRJ Spring World are welcome to stay for the Florida Chapters' program.

What: ACP Member Meeting

                           Dr. Robert Chandler                        Scott Ream
                          Dr. Robert Chandler                         Scott Ream   
                        Situational Awareness                    The State of ACP
When:  Wednesday, March 28th, 1:00pm-3:00pm ET (immediately following the DRJ Spring World Conference)
Where: Disney Coronado Springs Resort, 100 W. Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL  32830
RSVPs: Emails required to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (ACP Members Only)

Situational Awareness is the ability to identify, process, and comprehend information about how to best manage or perhaps even survive in an emergency. Stated simply, it’s knowing what is going on around you, understanding what it “means” and having the best opportunity to successfully response.

Robert C. Chandler, Ph.D. is the leading internationally recognized expert on communication topics related to disaster, crisis and emergency contexts. His more than 25 years of illuminating relevant scientific research into a wide range of human performance variables including communication processes, messages, comprehension, understanding, warnings, decision-making, teamwork, leadership and other important aspects of human behavior has been applied in a wide range of practical applications and as solutions for overcoming fundamental challenges.

Scott Ream is Chairman of the Board of Directors of ACP, the Association of Continuity Professionals. He is the President of Virtual Corporation, and a business continuity pioneer, leader, author & strategist. With over 30 years in IT support, business process design & consulting services, he has leveraged his experience in the design of Virtual Corporation’s innovative products & services. His vision is that prudent, practical continuity preparedness can be cost effectively achieved & sustained.