Peter Blokland, CT31000
Peter Blokland is a former Belgian Air Force pilot, Staff Officer and aircraft accident investigator. He occupied flying duties on F-16 as a fighter pilot and also Alpha Jet and SF260M as a flying training instructor. Additionally he served as a Squadron Commanding Officer (CO). As a staff officer, he took up duties in Training Command and the Aviation Safety Directory. He finished his career at NATO’s Allied Command Operations at SHAPE (BE) – where he was involved in nuclear surety and command & control. He always took pleasure in improving situations and performance by dedicated action, while sharing and passing on his knowledge and expertise. In 2008 he started a second career as an organisational and business coach, helping organisations, companies and teams to improve and excel. When issued in 2009, he immediately embraced ISO 31000 as a way to achieve this goal. Hence, Peter was also a speaker at the first international conference on ISO 31000 in Paris (2012) . As an author, together with Prof. Genserik Reniers (TUDelft, KUL & UA), he bundled his experience and ideas on leadership and management in a book titled “Total Respect Management “(Lannoo Campus, 2013). Since September 2014, Peter is also employed at TUDelft, working as a PhD researcher for the Safety Sciences section of the Technology Policy and Management faculty.