Philippe Borremans: A Short Bio
Hey there, I'm Philippe Borremans, your go-to person for all things risk and crisis communication. With over two decades in the field, I've seen it (almost) all, and I'm here to share my insights and experiences with you.
International Association of Risk and Crisis Communication (IARCC): I'm the volunteer Vice President.
World Health Organization, European Union, and West African Union: I've collaborated on strategic communication projects with these fantastic organizations, navigating the crossroads of public health and emergency communication.
IBM: Spent a solid decade there, working on corporate and online communications at both national and European levels.
Porter Novelli International: Cut my teeth in the Brussels Bubble at this global PR firm, honing my skills in European Media Relations and Public Relations.
Educator and Speaker: I'm a regular lecturer at universities and business schools across Europe and North Africa. Plus, I get invited to speak at conferences, covering everything from crisis communication to the role of tech in PR.
Author: I wrote the book "Mastering Crisis Communication with ChatGPT; A Practical Guide" in February 2023, so if you're looking for a comprehensive guide, look no further.
Member of Industry Associations: I was a board member of the European Association of Communication Directors (EACD) and president of the International Public Relations Association (IPRA) in 2021.
Global Consultant: As a consultant, I have had the privilege of working in various countries and regions across the world. From my home base in Portugal to Morocco, Australia, the Philippines, West Africa, Central Asia, all the way to different parts of Western Europe and the Caribbean, my professional experience has spanned across diverse locations.
If you want to learn more about crisis and risk communication, as well as the use of technology and AI in Public Relations, you're in the right place. Stick around, and let's navigate this complex landscape together.