Crisis & Emergency Management Centre

www.cemac.org -- www.crisis.be



Some of the large exercises organised by CEMAC:



Bi-national (BE-NL) Command Post Exercise (CPX) based on a two day coastal flood scenario.

Involved the participation of the national and regional crisis centres of both countries.



First ever national pandemic exercise for the Belgian ministry of public health, involving a medical and logistical field exercise (FTX) and a Continuity of Operations (COO) oriented Table Top Exercise (TTX). The exercise was widely covered in national media.



Series of multi-national internet based CPX covering a variety of trans-boundary incidents (floods, chemical incident, infectious diseas incident, international logistical support request). The exercises involved Belgium, Hungary, Lithuania, Netherlands, Romania, Russia, UK.



Series of national and international utility blackout Command Post Exercises (CPX) and Mixed Component Exercises (MCX), involving national and international grid operators, authorities and media.


Olympic Offspring

Multinational exercise involving the largest peacetime Belgian real-life evacuation of civilians. CEMAC developed the scenario, logistical preparations and performed the observations/evaluation during the EXER.

Over 2,000 persons actively participated in the exercise. Crisis centres in two countries were activated for multiple days. Observers came from as far as Russia and Greece.



We have a vast experience in the development, organisation, analysis & evaluation of all kinds of exercises:

  • Mobilisation Exercises (MOBEX)
  • Table Top Exercises (TTX)
  • Command Post Exercises (CPX)
  • Field Training Exercises (FTX)
  • Mixed Component Exercises (MCX)
  • Virtual Exercises (VIREX)


We have an international team of (real) role players, exercise controll staff, observers, ...

Some of Our Clients


  • Aon
  • Arad County
  • BASF
  • Bayer
  • BE Ministry of Defence
  • BE Ministry of Interior
  • BE Ministry of Public Health
  • BE National Crisis Centre
  • Bihor County
  • Brussels Airport
  • Brussels Hoofdstedelijk Gewest
  • Carrefour
  • CFE
  • Cipal
  • Colruyt
  • COT
  • Distrigas
  • Electrabel
  • Elia
  • Eni
  • Essex County Council
  • European Union
  • European Schools
  • Fluxys
  • Friesland Food Group
  • Ghent University
  • Habbekrats
  • Hadju-Bihar County
  • IAEM
  • IMEC
  • IvPV
  • Kent County Council
  • Kronos Europe
  • KvK
  • Lanxess
  • Neuhaus
  • NL Ministry of Safety & Justice
  • Ores
  • PIBA
  • PIVO
  • Port of Brussels
  • Port of Ghent
  • Port of Terneuzen
  • Province of Namur
  • Province of Oost-Vlaanderen
  • Province of West-Vlaanderen
  • Province of Zeeland
  • RAGO (Education Ministry)
  • Rijkswaterstaat
  • Sidmar / Arcelor
  • Sonatrach
  • Taminco
  • UIBS
  • Universiteit Gent
  • Vlerick Management School
  • VOKA
  • Volvo Cars