The Business Continuity Institute

The Business Continuity Institute

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About us

The Business Continuity Institute (BCI) is the world’s leading institute for business continuity. Established in 1994, the BCI has established itself as the leading membership and certifying organization for Business Continuity professionals worldwide. More

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BCI World Conference and Exhibition


The BCI World Conference and Exhibition will be held at the Hilton Metropole, London, UK, on the 10th-11th November 2015. A packed programme will include thought leadership discussion and debate, new research, practical demonstrations, and real-life application of continuity and resilience activities. Early bird booking is available so book now to obtain these great rates: BCI Members £795+VAT, Non-members £895+VAT. Public Sector professionals/low income countries receive an additional £100 discount on the member/non-member rate.

Horizon Scan 2015

What are the top threats facing organizations according to business continuity professionals? Historically unplanned IT and telecoms outage was the number one threat, but the 2015 Horizon Scan report has shown that, for the first time, it is cyber attacks that BC professionals are most concerned about. Of course it all depends on size, sector, location as well as a number of other factors. You can find out more about the threats and the underlying trends that drive disruption in our annual Horizon Scan report, published in partnership with BSI.

Supply Chain Resilience Survey

The BCI's annual Supply Chain Resilience report tracks the origins, causes and consequences of disruption, and has become a vital resource for those working in business continuity and resilience industry. The 2015 survey is now live so please do fill it in and support our valuable research work. Thank you!

Get CBCI certified

The CBCI has become the industry standard credential for BC professionals and is recognised by organizations worldwide. The course takes you through the complete BCM Lifecycle, providing practical insights into all aspects of the development, implementation and management of a BCM programme. Courses are held globally as well as online so click here to find out how you can become CBCI certified.

BCI Careers Centre

BCI Career CentreLooking for a new role in business continuity or perhaps you're a recruiter looking for the right talent/skills? The BCI's new Careers Centre is the ideal place for you. Click here to visit the Careers Centre.

How to plan an exercise

How do you plan an exercise? It's not always an easy task so to help you out, the BCI has published a new guide that will help those who have responsibility for BC to manage their exercise programme. ‘The BCI guide to… exercising your BC plan’ explains what the main types of exercises are and in what situation it would be appropriate to use them. To download your free copy, click here.