EUROPEAN VIRTUAL INSTITUTE FOR INTEGRATED RISK MANAGEMENT

Acronym: 
EU-VRi

EU-VRi is an European Economic Interest Grouping (EEIG), which aims to facilitate the economic activities of its members by pooling resources, activities and skills, thus yielding new opportunities, not or hardly achievable when acting alone. EU-VRi has 48 (6 founding / 36 associate / 6 honorary) members coming from 21 countries and from various sectors. For over 10 years EU-VRi successfully includes standardization-related activities in research projects to promote and prepare the results for the development of standardization deliverables. In ResiStand EU-VRi is in charge of developing a conceptual model of disaster resilience, disaster and crisis management (including CBRNE). In addition, EU-VRi leads the development of the ResiStand Process, which aims at improving the coordination of activities at EU and international levels as well as at an improved cross-fertilisation among different sectors. EU-VRi members DIN, Fraunhofer, Steinbeis R-Tech and D’Appolonia are part of the project consortium.

Persons involved in the project:

  • Michael Löscher, Senior Project Manager
  • Olivier Salvi, non-executive General Manager