About CrisisHub

Working with leading organizations, practitioners and academics, we have developed an easy-to-use software platform for strategic crisis management. The CrisisHub bridges the gap between strategic decision-makers and operational experts. It helps to translate operational details into strategically relevant information. Its unique checklist module offers a way to quickly formulate a strategic decision-making agenda (both in public and private sector). The CrisisHub combines six modules:

  • Strategic Sense Making
    • Creating a shared and dynamic picture of the situation
    • Imposing order on multiple information streams
    • Presenting strategic information on an interactive Dashboard
    • Allowing quick adjustments
    • Producing automatically generated reports ("sitreps")
    • Quick and easy distribution of sitreps through email, text messaging and screen sharing
    • Archiving all communications in an easily reviewable timeline
  • Strategic Decision-Making
    • Helps to quickly formulate strategic decisison-making
    • Easy checklists for every crisis
    • Disciplines and guides the strategic decision-making process
    • Connects strategic decisions with operational planning
    • Quickly adaptable in light of dynamic events
  • Tracking Implementation Progress
    • Dashboard provides dynamic overview of implementation process
    • Clear overview of responsible actors (Who does what?)
    • All action holders receive action list
    • All action holders can report and log progress (through mobile device)
    • Facilitates targeted interventions (preventing micro-management)
  • Enterprise Wide Contingency Planning
    • Unique approach to planning for the strategic level
    • Translating your crisis and disaster plans into checklists
    • Connecting strategic checklists with operational plans
    • All documents in one place, easily accessible
    • Creating checklists on the fly (during a crisis)
    • Easy planning tool: The CrisisHub Planning Wizard
  • Curated Scenarios For Crisis Preparedness
    • CrisisHub contains powerful crisis scenarios that help your team practice strategic crisis management skills
    • Scenarios cover different types of crisis (for public and private sector)
    • Unique Simulation Engine to help you run scenarios and collect feedback
    • Helps to assess the performance of your team
    • Handy dashboard for monitoring progress during the simulation exercise
  • Building your own simulations: The Crisis Simulation Engine
    • The CrisisHub Scenario Engine offers a fast and reliable way to build effective crisis scenarios
    • CrisisHub offers building blocks that are easy to adapt to your city or organization
    • The Scenario Engine comes with a unique scoring system that helps you assess the performance of your crisis management team
Our Team

Werner Overdijk
Strategy & Business Development

Werner Overdijk (MPA) is the co-founder and director of CrisisHub Inc & Crisisplan BV. Werner Overdijk has worked as an advisor in the field of crisis management since 1992.

Prof. Arjen Boin
Innovation & Product

Arjen Boin is a co-founder & director of CrisisHub Inc & Crisisplan BV. He is a professor at Leiden University. He writes extensively on issues of strategic crisis and disaster management.

Naveed Iftikhar
Technology & Operations

Naveed is a co-founder & director of CrisisHub. Naveed has a bachelor's degree in engineering from Princeton University and a Master in Management from Yale University's School of Management.

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