Private Sector Resilience

2019 Survey on the Inclusion of Business Continuity Management (BCM) into the Curricula of Business Schools in Region 12

Our team composed of researchers from the Institute for Disaster Management and Reconstruction, Asian Institute of Management, Ateneo de Manila University, and Misamis University have conducted our survey. We will be giving a copy of the book “Business Continuity for Dummies” to six randomly picked survey respondents.

SME Survey Results – Philippines

(I contributed in the development of the survey questionnaire and in the analysis of survey results.)

2016 Business Continuity Management (BCM) Training of Trainers (ToT)

I and my Boss at the Bangkok-based Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) provided training on Business Continuity Management to trainers of the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) from different provinces of the Philippines.

2016 Consultative Meeting on SME Development and Disaster Resilience in the Philippines

2015 Training on Business Continuity Management for MSMEs

With ADPC’s Ms. Mio Kato, we delivered BCM training commissioned by Oxfam Philippines to help enhance the disaster resilience of SMEs in Guiuan, Eastern Samar.

2015 Business Continuity Management (ISO 22301) and Risk Management (ISO 31000) Training

Conducted by Rinske Geerlings of Business As Usual (BAU) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

2015 Workshop on Business Continuity Planning for APEC SMEs

My presentation: “Promoting BCP among SMEs: The Experience of the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC)”

2015 Learning Workshop on Building Model of Private Sector Resilience

2015 “Should Governments make it compulsory for SMEs to adopt Business Continuity Planning to help mitigate the impact of natural disasters?” A Dialogue between Public and Private Sectors