Workshop: Normal Chaos: a catalytic framework for theorizing crisis

One of the workshops at our CIP Conference 2017 on 16 June 2017 at University of Lisbon – Faculdade de Psicologia.

In our quest for failure free operations, we try to learn from our mistakes. Therefore we hold inquiries, make diagnoses about how and why an event occurred, and we offer recommendations for improvement. This mostly results in more rules and regulations. However, in a very unstable environment, facing high levels of complexity, people do not hold on to regulations, they rather improvise based on prior experiences and trainings. Continue reading

CIP Institute and its projects introduced in Madrid and Lisbon

In May 2017, the President of CIP Institute, Dr. Hugo Marynissen, and the Chief Executive, Juan Manuel Domínguez, visited Madrid and Lisbon in order to introduce CIP Institute and our activities, promote our 4th International Conference in Lisbon on 16th June and explore further collaborations.


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Time to renew your membership • What’s new in 2017?


We hope that the past years you have been able to enjoy the benefits of your CIP Institute membership to the fullest.

The year 2017 is looking equally or possibly even more interesting! Next to be invited to new member-only webinars (live or recorded video on demand), as a renewed member you will be eligible for a discounted rate when joining the 4rd International CIP Conference in Lisbon (16 June 2017). This year, the conference will focus not only on a high level of interactivity, it is also our ambition to generate “workshop deliverables” to be co-created and shared with the members during the conference and afterwards. This can be anything from a member webinar, a small report or a short paper, to a blog post, a diagram, mind map, etc.

As before, the contribution for your renewal is €50 and valid for a membership period until 31 December 2017.

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Crisis communication workshops at International Youth Nuclear Congress (IYNC2014) in Burgos

CIP members from SD Group (Spain) and PM risk-crisis-change (Belgium) partnered up to develop a series of four high-level workshop for this congress in Burgos, Spain in July 2014.

Using known and unknown examples, cases and exercises, participants learned about communication with the public in various situations related to the nuclear sector.

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Symposium “Information Analysis as a Basis for Effective Crisis Response Strategies” at European SRA Conference 2014, Istanbul

SRA EuropeAt the 23rd SRA-E conference organised by the European division of the Society for Risk Analysis (SRA) in June 2014, four founding CIP members from PM risk-crisis-change (Belgium) and Inconnect (The Netherlands) presented a symposium about the role of information analysis in effective risk and crisis communication strategies.

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