Welcome BCI World 2019!

5th - 6th November

Business continuity and resilience professionals from around the world will descend on London's Novotel London West Hotel for the final time, as exciting plans to relocate the event in 2020 were unveiled at BCI World 2018. Plans are already underway to ensure 2019's edition of the event is bigger and better than ever! Do not miss the opportunities we have for you to get involved in before, during and after the conference, as we also celebrate our 25th Anniversary... Watch this space!

Registration is now open. Book your ticket now to one of the world's largest conferences in the business continuity and resilience calendar, and enjoy all the amazing benefits that two days in the company of like-minded people can bring!

  • Day 1: Registration from 08:00, programme sessions start at 09:00 and end 17:00
  • Day 2: Registration from 08:00, programme sessions start at 09:00 and end 16:15

Remember: Members get an exclusive members' only conference ticket rate

Contact Us

Email: bci@thebci.org

Tel: +44 (0) 1189 478 215

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

Venue & Accommodation

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

Accommodation Booking Form


We have agreed a conference rate for a limited number of hotel rooms on a bed and breakfast basis which is valid on 3rd, 4th and 5th November.

Superior queen room for single occupancy: £172.00 including taxes

Superior queen room for double occupancy: £182.00 including taxes

This rate offer expires when the rooms on hold are fully booked or 3rd October, whichever is soonest.

To book, either call/email the hotel and use the booking code: BCIFORUM2019

Or complete the downloadable booking form and email it to the hotel.

+44 (0)20 76600680



+44 (0)20 76600680







BCI World 2019 Keynotes Announced! 

Ben Hammersley 

Global Digital Leader

Ben Hammersley is a thought-provoking futurist who has been lecturing to audiences around the globe for over 15 years. He brings a practical, proactive approach to the digital era inspiring audiences to be present now to be prepared for the future. As an international reporter, author and adventure seeker, he explores the effects of the internet and the digital network on the world’s business, political and social atmospheres in society. Ben will be discussing Blockchain technology and why it may not be as critical a gamechanger as we imagine!

Jamil Qureshi 

Specialist on the mindset and attitude for high performance

In 2006, Jamil was appointed the first-ever official golf psychologist to the European Ryder Cup team. The team made history in winning by a record-equalling margin. He has also worked successfully with English Premiership football clubs, Formula 1 racing drivers, England cricketers, fighter pilots, and medical teams. His work with global business leaders has helped executives and their teams fulfil their potential by orchestrating change and performance programs. He is one of the few external experts chosen to work with Astronauts on the NASA space programme. Jamil will be looking at personal resilience with his own unique blend of humour and coaching expertise.

Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter

Risk and statistical evidence expert

David Spiegelhalter is a British statistician and Winton Professor of the Public Understanding of Risk in the Statistical Laboratory at the University of Cambridge and a Fellow of Churchill College, Cambridge. Spiegelhalter is an ISI highly cited researcher. David Spiegelhalter also acts as Chair of the Winton Centre for Risk and Evidence Communication, working to improve the way in which risk and statistical evidence are taught and discussed in society. 

  • 400+

    2018 Conference Delegates

  • 50+

    2018 Speakers

  • 30+ Hours

    2018 Conference Content

  • 250+

    2018 Exhibition Visitors

  • 33+

    2018 Exhibitors




Latest News: 

The 2019 conference programme is now released. We have a few last trick up our sleeve, so do check back!

The BCI World 2019 Virtual Event Bag is now LIVE! Discover exclusive offers and news from our exhibitors, as well as all the exciting activities taking place on stands during the exhibition. 

2018 Testimonials: 

  • A perfect source for trends in resilience management!
  • The BCI can be relied upon to deliver the highest quality of conference with improvements year after year. It's about practitioners learning from other practitioners and is suitable for all levels of experience.
  • Fantastic to get such a large number of professionals at one place and the power of knowledge and expertise.

  • Excellent networking event, plenty of very good speakers and vendors to take the pulse of what's happening in the Continuity/Resilience world
  • BCI World Summit 2018 was characterised by a diversity of business resilience related themes and top calibre exhibitors. I gained a vast amount of new knowledge. Looking forward to the BCI World Summit 2019.

    Nalin Wijetilleke - ContinuityNZ, New Zealand