• Bart Merci is a member of the Special Interest Group SIG-28 (Combustion) of Ercoftac (European Research Community on Flow, Turbulence and Combustion).
  • Bart Merci is chairman of the Belgian Section of the Combustion Institute.
  • Bart Merci is a member of the executive committee of the International Association of Fire Safety Science.
  • Bart Merci coordinates the International Master of Science in Fire Safety Engineering.
  • There is active participation in the series of International Workshops on the Simulation and Measurement of Turbulent Non-Premixed Flames (TNF workshops)
  • Together with Delft University of Technology, the fire and combustion research group organizes the Workshop on Measurement and Computation of Turbulent Spray Combustion.