Our role

The Business Continuity Institute

Netherlands and Belgium Chapter

The objective of the BCI Chapter BE/NL is:

  • To provide administrative assistance to the BCI Forums of Belgium and the Netherlands
  • To create and distribute materials under the brand name of the Business Continuity Institute in Belgium and the Netherlands;
  • To promote BCI membership for companies and individuals, in cooperation with the BCI office and in line with the BCI's goals and objectives;
  • To encourage and support BCM training sessions and courses, and the development of BCM initiatives;
  • To act as an extension of the BCI Office, to promote this field of work, the professional competences and the development of business continuity;
  • To stimulate networking between BCM professionals in Belgium and the Netherlands;
  • To encourage, promote and provide BCM expertise;
  • To represent the BCI during standardization initiatives, at governments, regulators and standardization organizations;
  • To offer the possibility and means to share knowledge and experience in the field and to make this information available for the benefit of the members;
  • To connect members of the BCI with other professionals (possibly from other disciplines) who are interested in the field and/or are looking for opportunities to cooperate;
  • To stimulate the creation of sound guidelines relating to BCM in order to improve the performance and deployability of BCM professionals;
  • To stimulate cooperation with similar organizations, by having meetings and undertaking actions to promote the BCI objectives and the field;
  • To encourage members to take up volunteer work;
  • To establish an additional communication channel between BCI Office, BCI Chapter BE/NL and the local members.