Event Date: 6th - 7th November 2018

Join us for BCI World Conference & Exhibition 2018 at the Novotel London West, United Kingdom for 2 days of networking, presentations from an outstanding line up of speakers and insightful workshops and research sessions. 

BCI World is an annual international conference and free exhibition, and has previously brought together more than 1000 continuity and resilience professionals to network, share best practices and hear how industry leaders are delivering the latest procedures into their organizations.

Whether you are looking for ways to improve your business continuity plans, share your experiences or grow your industry network BCI World 2018 will deliver unparalleled continuity and resilience expertise.

This year's theme is Resilience Through Relationships.

Contact Us

Contact Us

For more information about BCI World 2018, please do get in contact with us

Email: bci@thebci.org

Telephone: +44 (0) 1189478215

Address: The Business Continuity Institute, 10-11 Southview Park, Marsack Street, Caversham, Berkshire, RG4 5AF, United Kingdom



Novotel London West Hotel
1 Shortlands 
Hammersmith International Centre
London W6 8DR

Tel: +44 (0)20 76600680 Fax: +44 (0)20 87412120

The 4-star Novotel London West is the flagship hotel of the Accor group, boasting 630 contemporary bedrooms, superb conference, exhibition and fitness facilities as well as two international restaurants – the Aroma Restaurant and Artisan Grill.

The hotel is conveniently located just outside the congestion zone and within minutes’ walk of the Hammersmith tube station.  Local attractions include the Hammersmith Apollo Theatre, Kensington High Street (for those with an eye for fashion), and for those interested in history why not visit Chiswick House, a glorious example of 18th Century British architecture?



The hotel has a car park with 240 spaces, available on a first come, first served basis. These spaces are chargeable at £3.50 per hour for non-residents and £1.50 for hotel guests.
The Novotel is a short walk from Hammersmith Underground train station and Hammersmith bus station. 
Hammersmith is served by the Piccadilly, District and Hammersmith Underground rail lines.

Heathrow International Airport is about 30 minutes away in a car and also has excellent rail links to London and the Underground rail system.



Accommodation for the conference can be booked by contacting the Novotel directly on  H0737-SB13@accor.com and requesting the conference rate, quoting BCIFORUM2018.

Alternatively, you can call the hotel: Tel: 00 44 (0)20 8741 1555 and quote BCIFORUM2018

Please note that this is subject to availability and is not guaranteed to be available after 8th October.

The BCI cannot guarantee the rate and you will be responsible for the booking.

Conference Rates: 
Single occupancy room with breakfast and VAT: £179.00 per night
Double occupancy room with breakfast and VAT: £189.00 per night

Please return the below form to Reservations by email: H0737-SB13@accor.com



Latest News: 

Conference theme announced! What does 'Resilience Through Relationships' mean to you? Check out the first installment of the 2018 programme.

New keynote announced! Meet James Lindsay, Crisis Manager and Resilience Expert. Click here to find out more and read his biography

New keynote announced! Meet Jessica Barker, a global expert in cyber security. Click here to find out more and read her biography 

2017 Testimonials: 

  • This is one of the best conferences I have been to in many, many years. Everything was good about it, the venue, the key note speakers all the breakout session I attend were packed and the speakers were excellent. I look forward to attending again.

    The BCI did a great job. there was a real buzz and lots of engagement during the sessions. It was really well organised. Great speakers. Good quality. Lots of brilliant learning take-aways.

  • I will be recommending the event to colleagues, and doing all I can to attend again in the future.

    The keynotes were outstanding – especially the first human cyborg! – and I thoroughly enjoyed the plenary sessions.  I’ve taken away plenty of information to share with my colleagues.

  • Thank you so much for organizing such a wonderful event. Congratulations for doing such an awesome job!

  • I wanted to personally congratulate you all for an exceptional conference this year

    As a vendor, our experience in the exhibit hall, networking opportunities and the Gala were awesome

    We had great interactions in the booth (stand) and came away with great sales leads and customer discussions