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                                                                     5th General Assembly

on May 19th, 2010
in Prague

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08:00 – 09:00


09:00 – 09:50

Opening Session & Welcome addresses

Chair: Christian JOCHUM, EPSC & ETPIS Chairman


Welcome on behalf of ETPIS

Prof. Christian JOCHUM, Director of EPSC & ETPIS Chairman


Welcome on behalf of Czech TPIS

Dr. Ales BERNATIK, Chairman of Czech TPIS


Key note address on behalf of the European Commission – DG Research

Antonio CIPOLLARO, Industrial Technologies, European Commission DG Research


Key note: Industrial Safety Aspects & Innovation

Achim BOENKE, European Commission DG Enterprise & Industry


09:50 – 10:45

Session 1: Activities of ETPIS partner organizations

Chair: Olivier SALVI, INERIS & ETPIS Secretary General


Help SMEs to better manage their risks (strategic overview) – 20 min

Richard BIAGIONI, Director Cluster “Risques” (Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur Région – FR)


The Healthy Workplaces Campaign on Safe Maintenance – 15 min

Katalin SAS, Project Manager EU-OSHA


Responsible Care programme for the SMEs : prismes² project – 20 min

Ladislav SPACEK, Association of Chemical Industry in CZ Rep. on behalf of CEFIC


10:45 – 11:15

Break – Poster exhibition

11:15 – 12:30

Session 2: Food for thought to address European Grand Challenges

Chair: Philippe KLEIN, EDF & Member of the ETPIS HLG


The Priorities of the High Level Group and future plans – 20 min

Christian JOCHUM, Chairman of ETPIS and Olivier SALVI, Secretary General of ETPIS


Intelligent Manufacturing System (IMS) and sustainable production – 20 min

Erastos FILOS,  European Commission – General Secretariat IMS


Safety issues in the Factory of the Future initiative (FoF) – 20 min

Arun JUNAI (TNO) and Rikardo Bueno (Fatronik) representing Manufuture and FoF


Discussion / Q & A


12:30 – 14:00

Lunch – Poster exhibition

14:00 – 15:30

Session 3: Presentation of projects initiated in ETPIS or linked with ETPIS activities (30 min per speaker)

Chair: Antonio CIPOLLARO, Industrial Technologies, EC DG RTD Dir. G


Preliminary information on the European Survey of Enterprises on New and Emerging Risks – ESENER project

Katalin SAS, Project Manager at EU-OSHA (15 min)


IRIS project

Prof. Helmut WENZEL, VCE [see]


iNTeg-Risk project: First results and their applications

Prof. Aleksandar JOVANOVIC, EU-VRi [see]


Discussion / Q & A

15:30 – 16:00

Break – Poster exhibition

16:00 – 17:00

Session 3 (cnt’d): Presentation of projects initiated in ETPIS or linked with ETPIS activities (20 min per speaker)

Chair: Achim BOENKE, EC DG Enterprise & Industry


SAFE@SEA - Protective clothing for improved safety & performance in the fisheries

Jesús Mª LÓPEZ DE IPIÑA PEÑA, Fundación Leia, C.D.T. [see]


I-Protect - Intelligent PPE system for personnel in high-risk & complex environments



Discussion / Q & A

17:00 – 18:00

Session 4: ETPIS activity report (max. 5-10 min per speaker)

Chair: Christian JOCHUM, EPSC & ETPIS Chairman


Overview of ETPIS activities – Olivier SALVI, INERIS & ETPIS Secretary General


The ERA-Net Industrial Safety initiative (the topics) – Dr. Juergen LEXOW, Chair of the ETPIS Mirror Group


Towards the new ETPIS flagship projects for 2012 – Prof. Aleksandar JOVANOVIC, Steinbeis R-Tech


Initiatives on education and training & work with SMEs – Prof. Rosa NOMEN, URL-IQS


Improving ETPIS operability and sustainability – Jan MEULENBRUGGE, TNO


NTPIS activities past-present-and future – Dr. Eusebio GAINZA, Coordinator of NTPIS



18:00 – 18:15



19:00 – 21:30

Free Networking Dinner

The pdf version of the agenda is available here.