Organisation type: Research & Technology Organisation
Who they are
Crisisplan B.V. is an independent consultancy firm founded in 2001, focusing on crisis management. It provides crisis management training, simulations and educational courses, in both public and private sectors, using practical experience tied with academic perspectives.
How they are organised
The 12-person team at Crisisplan B.V. is led by co-founder and director Werner Overdjik. They B.V. have been involved with many projects co-funded by the European Union including ANVIL and TransCrisis.
Crisisplan B.V. works in a consulting capacity for crisis management and has extensive experience as an end-user partner and manager from their work on several FP7 projects, including INDIGO, e-SPONDER and VASCO. The team also has considerable experience organising field tests and pilot demonstrations for both European and national projects.
Role in the project
The role of Crisisplan B.V. is to carry out tasks as a leader of WP2 on end-user requirements and manage end-user participation. They are also to maintain contact with end-users to determine end-user requirements for the project. Crisisplan B.V. has also been assigned to deal with the planning, organising and validation of system releases and the final demonstrations.