HEBCoN Conference 2023
HEBCoN is coming to Cardiff 9th and 10th March 2023

About Us

HEBCoN is a network of Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) in the UK and Ireland who are committed to sharing and promoting good practice in Business Continuity Management (BCM), risk management and emergency planning.

HEBCoN became a professional body in 2007 and has since grown from strength to strength.  Led by an Executive Committee and Regional Chairs, we offer expertise and support to our members in all aspects of business continuity.

Our work is continually developing and our network continually expanding, changing the face of business continuity across Higher Education.

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Why Join HEBCon

Business Continuity Management (BCM) is important to the HEI sector as it ensures the continuity of teaching and research programmes and gives confidence to funding bodies that HEIs take managing risk seriously.

Being a member of HEBCoN allows your institution to tap into a wealth of knowledge and expertise in Business Continuity Management.   Our members are able to access a wide range of benefits, from networking with professionals to attendance at training events and being able to access a library of resources.For more information on joining HEBCoN and membership benefits please click here.

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The HEBCoN Conference is coming to Cardiff on Thursday 9th and Friday 10th March 2023

Staying at the Parkgate Hotel, Cardiff with a special visit to the Principality Stadium for the Awards Dinner.

Put the dates in your diary, more details will follow soon.

Feedback from this years conference:

“An insightful and interesting conference with an excellent programme of speakers addressing important and timely issues facing HE today. Well-organised with plenty of opportunity for networking and the venue was outstanding. Looking forward to next year!”

“.  I have come away from the conference with some really useful knowledge and am looking forward to integrating it into my day-to-day Business Continuity work ”

“An extremely worthwhile conference. As a first-time attendee I was welcomed into the group and had ample time for networking. The content was relevant and extremely useful answering questions but also posing some challenges which is exactly what I was looking for”

The HEBCoN 2022 conference, sponsored by Critical Arc, R3S Global, ISARR and Callmy, was a resounding success.





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Latest News



Ray Sykes , Business Continuity Management Advisor at UCL  has taken part in our “60 second interview”

See his interview via our LinkedIn page, copy the link below.