October 3, 2017
9th international conference on the prevention of accidents at work will take place at Diplomat Hotel Prague, Czech Republic, october 3-6, 2017. more
June 19, 2017
The next SRA-Europe annual Meeting will take place in Lisbon on June 19-21, 2017 more
June 5, 2017
The 6th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response (RACR-2017) will be held in Ostrava-Prague, Czech Republic on June 5-9, 2017. more
April 10, 2017
The ELECTROSTATICS 2017 conference will take place at DECHEMA-Haus, Frankfurt am Main, Germany from 10 to 13 April 2017. more
February 7, 2017
Jointly organized by five major FP7 projects NANOSOLUTIONS, GUIDEnano, SUN, NanoMILE and eNanoMapper, the NMSA conference will take place in Malaga on February 7-9, 2017. more
January 31, 2017
The 14th International Wildland Fire Safety Summit & Wildland Fire Safety Award (#2017FSS) and the International Congress on Prescribed Fires (#ICoPFires) will be jointly organized in Barcelona from January 31, 2017 to February 3, 2017. more
November 17, 2016
The LCE4ROADS project's final conference will take place at the Hotel Bloom in Brussels, Belgium, on November 17, 2016. more
November 7, 2016
The NANOSAFETY PLATFORM PNS organizes the Fifth International Conference NANOSAFE 2016 that will be held in MINATEC, Grenoble (FRANCE) on November 7-10th, 2016 more
October 26, 2016
the European Conference on Safety & Security Research S2R Forum 2016 will take place in Bilbao, Spain, October 26-28, 2016 more
October 26, 2016
The Re-Industrialisation of the European Union 2016 will be held in Bratislava on October 26-28, 2016. more
October 17, 2016
The FLOODrisk 2016 conference will take place on October 17-21, 2016 at the Centre des Congrès in Lyon France. more
October 11, 2016

The CBRNE INNOVATION FAIR 2016 and the EDEN final conference will take place 11-12 October 2016 in Brussels.

October 10, 2016
The European Week of Regions and Cities will take place in Brussels on October 10-13, 2016. more
October 4, 2016
The 2nd edition of the ARTEMIS Technology Conference will take place on October 4-6, 2016 in Madrid, Spain. more
September 30, 2016
The FTP secretariat would like to give you the opportunity to share your vision for the challenges and future of the European raw materials (RM) up until 2050. more
September 27, 2016
The Advanced Manufacturing & Materials Brokerage Event will be held in San Sebastian, Spain on September 27th, 2016. more
September 26, 2016
The "2nd European Cybersecurity Forum CYBERSEC 2016" will be held in Kraków, Poland, on 26-27 September 2016. more
September 25, 2016
The conference will be held on September 25-26, 2016 in Glasgow. more
September 18, 2016

Abstract submission for the 12th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion, Safety 2016, is open from 1 May to 1 November 2015

September 8, 2016
In the context of its work to improve the governance of systemic or emerging risks marked by uncertainty, IRGC developed a web-based Resource Guide on Resilience for researchers and practitioners. more
September 7, 2016
ACT (Accelerating CCS Technologies) call. The deadline for pre-proposal submissions is 7th September 2016. 
July 11, 2016
Consultation on the Advisory Group report on the EU Horizon 2020 programme for Health, Demographic Change and Well-being. more
July 1, 2016
Public Consultation on the Joint Programming on Metrology Research (EMRP and EMPIR) from 01.07.2016 to 07.10.2016. more
June 29, 2016
The conference Resilience and Technological Risk: comparative experiences 40 years after the disaster in Seveso will take place June 29th, 2016 at Committee of the Regions in Bruxelles. more
June 22, 2016
The 4th European Conference Industrial Technologies 2016 will be held on June 22–24, 2016 in Amsterdam. more
June 20, 2016
The 25th Silver Jubilee Annual meeting of Society for Risk Analysis Europe (SRA-E) will be held in Bath, UK, 20-22 June 2016. more
June 15, 2016
The deadline for the 2016 call is drawing closer (15th June) and the initiative would strongly encourage you to submit your applications. more
June 13, 2016
Press release about the last event “Resilient Regions in Europa” in Bilbao, Spain, on June 13-14, 2016. more
June 13, 2016
The WHEC 2016 will take place in Zaragoza on June 13-16, 2016. more
June 5, 2016
DECHEMA e.V. will organize on June 5-8, 2016, in Freiburg (Germany) the event Loss Prevention 2016. The registration is already open. more
May 31, 2016
The Working conference " Opening up Research and Innovation to Society" for the NanoDiode Experience will take place in Brussels at Centre for Fine Arts, on May 31, 2016. more
May 18, 2016
Newsletter of the NanoSafety Cluster (NSC) focuses on the NSC projects and their latest developments and research outputs. more
May 12, 2016
This year annual meeting of ETPIS will be organized together with the General Assembly of EU-VRi and is accompanied by a Brokerage Event.
April 12, 2016
Proceedings from the SAF€RA symposium, held in Athens, Greece, on April 12-13, 2016 are available. more
April 12, 2016
NanoValid has reached a successful conclusion!
April 12, 2016

4th SAF€RA Symposium in Athens, on April 12-13, 2016

April 1, 2016

Safe and healthy working conditions throughout the whole working life are good for workers, business and society as a whole. This is the main message of the 2016–17 Healthy Workplaces Campaign.

March 18, 2016
CEN (European Committee for Standardization) is currently looking for experts to carry out the work under the Specific Grant Agreement SA/CEN/GROW/EFTA/000/2015-09 "Guidance for the security of CBRNE substances for healthcare facilities along their lifecycle".
March 15, 2016
IOSH has just opened the call for research proposals to applications. more
March 8, 2016

The brokerage event dedicated to the topic "CIP-01-2016-2017: Prevention, detection, response and mitigation of the combination of physical and cyber threats to the critical infrastructure of Europe" will take place in Bilbao on March 8.

January 26, 2016
The 13th European Seminar on Personal Protective Equipment will take place on January 26-28, 2016 in Saariselkä (Finland). (Call for abstract until October 31, 2015) more
January 15, 2016
January 12, 2016
Breakfast discussion about “Safe and Healthy Workplaces: a precondition for well-being, growth and competitiveness in Europe” more
December 18, 2015
The NMP TeAm Partner Search Facility has been established by the network on NMP NCPs more
December 18, 2015

TOSCA project (Total Safety Management) organizing a series of webinars to present some of the tools and case studies developed.

November 30, 2015
World Hydrogen Energy Conference 2016 - call for abstracts more
November 18, 2015

The 8th International Conference Safety of Industrial Automated Systems (SIAS 2015) will take place in Königswinter (Germany) on November 18-20, 2015.

November 17, 2015
On 17 November CEN and CENELEC will host a webinar on the role of  standards and how to address standardization in Horizon2020 proposals. more
October 22, 2015
20 public Scaffold reports are available already now and can be downloaded. more
October 19, 2015
The 2015 European Week for Safety and Health at Work, a highlight of the ‘Healthy Workplaces Manage Stress Campaign’, starts on 19 October. more
October 15, 2015
On 15 – 16 October this year the European Network Education and Training in Occupational Safety and Health (ENETOSH) will carry out its 10th Anniversary more
October 14, 2015
Under the heading , EUROSHNET, the European network for occupational safety and health experts, will be holding the 5th European conference on standardization, testing and certification in the field of occupational safety and health ”Improving the quality of working life – A challenge for standardization, testing and certification" on October 14-16, 2015 in Seville/Spain. more
October 9, 2015
Cast your vote now for the challenge you want to be the first ever Horizon Prize for Social Innovation! more
October 1, 2015
The 3rd edition of the EU Brokerage Event on KETs* in Horizon 2020 - Focus on Key Enabling Technologies: Nanotechnologies and Advanced Materials, Biotechnologies, Advanced Manufacturing and Processing will take place in Strasbourg on October 1, 2015. more
September 27, 2015
France is pleased to host the Congress ECCE10 + ECAB3 + EPIC5 in Nice from September 27th to October 1st 2015 more
September 23, 2015
The main theme of the 8th edition of that will take place in Porto (Portugal) on Septembner 23-25, 2015 is Smart Prevention for Sustainable Safety. more
September 17, 2015

The European Safety Federation launched a petition concerning standardisation for PPE.

September 15, 2015
The eighth SAF€RA Press Release focusing on the continuation of the joint research programming on industrial safety is available here. more
September 10, 2015
The draft versions of the Horizon 2020 work programmes for 2016-2017 have been published. more
September 7, 2015
The 25th edition of the European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2015) will be held at ETH, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, in Zürich, Switzerland, on September 7-10 2015. more
July 29, 2015
Under the heading "Vision Zero: one world, one vision", the DGUV's Prevention Yearbook 2014/2015 provides an introduction to selected activities in the area of prevention. more
July 29, 2015

The “Nanorama laboratory” is an online training tool on “safe handling of nanomaterials”.

July 2, 2015
The 2015 edition of the nanosafety cluster compendium is now available more
June 24, 2015
The final conference of the SafeLife-X peoject will take place in Brussels on June 24-25, 2015. more
June 22, 2015
June 22, 2015
The 2015 Technical School will be held at Aquis the Arina Sand hotel in Heraklion, Crete (Greece) on 22-26 June, 2014. more
June 16, 2015
The 2nd European Symposium on Fire Safety Science will take place on June 16-18, 2014, in Cyprus. more
June 15, 2015
Authors wishing to present their work at the SRA-Europe conference 2015 in the form of an oral presentation, poster or symposium are requested to submit an abstract no later than 20 January 2015.
June 10, 2015
The EuroNanoForum 2015 will take place on June 10-12, 2015, in Riga, Latvia. more
May 12, 2015

In collaboration with EU-OSHA, the PEROSH research network has formulated three position papers on future main challenges in occupational safety and health

April 22, 2015
The FEHRL Infrastructure Research Meeting 2015 (FIRM15) will be held on 22nd & 23rd April 2015 in Brussels. more
April 20, 2015
This year annual meeting of ETPIS will be organized together with the General Assembly of EU-VRi and is accompanied by a Brokerage Event and a Cross-ETP Event. more
April 12, 2015

The Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH) organizes an International Congress on Safety of Engineered Nanoparticles and Nanotechnologies - SENN2015, on 12- 15 April 2015, in Helsinki, Finland.

March 30, 2015
The Call for Abstracts for the TRA 2016 Conference is open. more
March 19, 2015

The next set of workshops of SafeLife-X will take place in Brussels, on March 19-20, 2015.

March 18, 2015
Authors wishing to present their work at the SafeLife-X conference are requested to submit an abstract no later than March 18, 2015.
March 14, 2015
On 20 December 2013, the United Nations General Assembly passed a resolution to hold the 3rd World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction from 14 to 18 March 2015 in Sendai, Japan, outlining the modalities for the preparations of the 3rd World Conference. more
March 10, 2015
STALLION and STABALID consortia are pleased to announce that they will organize their joint final conference during the IRES/ESE conferences in Düsseldorf on March 10, 2015. more
March 10, 2015
The Co-summit 2015 will be held on March 10-11, 2015, in Berlin more
March 9, 2015

A forum for researchers, industry, and regulators on research findings on the interface between nanotechnology and sustainability.

February 16, 2015
UNECE Industrial Accidents Convention introductory message by the UN Secretary General Mr. Ban Ki-moon and upcoming events. more
February 9, 2015
The proceeding of the 3rd SAF€RA Symposium - Future Research Programming on Industrial Safety - are now available here. more
January 27, 2015
The presentations and the posters shown during the "European conference on nanotechnology and nanomaterials: opportunities and challenges" as well as the conclusions are now available. more
January 16, 2015
The Third Joint Transnational Call 2014 of the ERA-NET SIINN has been opened on the 1st of October 2014. more
January 9, 2015
On September 24, 2014 the European Commission organised a Workshop on Industrial Safety in Brussels. more
January 6, 2015
The seventh SAF€RA Press Release focusing on the 3rd SAF€RA Symposium is available here. more
December 16, 2014
The European conference on nanotechnologies will take place on December 16, 2014 in Brussels (Belgium) more
December 1, 2014
The NRW Nano-Conference will take place on December 1-2, 2014 in Dortmund, Germany. more
November 26, 2014
NanotechItaly 2014 will take place in Venice (Italy) on November 26-28, 2014. more
November 20, 2014
On 20/11 afternoon in Grenoble, nanoSTAIR will present pre-normative activities within research project that pave the way to standardisation of results. more
November 18, 2014
The PPE conference 2014 will take place on November 18-19, 2014, in Brussels. more
November 14, 2014
The reports produced by the SafeLife-X consortium during the first year of the project have been published. more
October 31, 2014
DTU Management Engineering offers one 3-year PhD fellowship. more
October 30, 2014
The European Conference "Standards: your innnovation bridge" will take place in Brussels on October 30, 2014. more
October 20, 2014
The 4th annual World Class Process Safety Management conference will take place in London, UK, on the October 20-22, 2014. more
October 14, 2014
The 48th IEEE International Carnahan Conference on Security Technology (IEEE ICCST) is being organized by the Safety & Security Engineering Group of the SAPIENZA – University of Rome and will be held from October 13 to October 16, 2014. more
October 13, 2014
The 9th International Conference on Critical Information Infrastructures Security will take place on October 13-15 , 2014, Limassol, Cyprus. more
October 8, 2014
The NanoSafety Cluster is hosting a “Nanosafety Forum for Young Scientists”. more
October 1, 2014
The ECORBIO project has launched an enquiry in support of a review of identified corrosion issues pertaining to biorefining. more
October 1, 2014
The 3rd Conference on Fire in vehicles will be held in Berlin, Germany, October 1-2, 2014. more
September 30, 2014
The 7th International Conference from will take place in Glasgow on Sept. 30 - Oct. 3, 2014. more
September 30, 2014
The Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) announced that the 7th conference ( 2014) will take place in Scotland, UK. more
September 29, 2014
The Let's 2014 conference will take place in Bologna on September 29 - October 1st, 2014. more
September 17, 2014

In September 2014, PESI along with its European counterpart the ETPIS will hold the European Forum S2R, "Future Safety & Security Research in Europe 2014".

September 4, 2014
The Maintenance Performance Measurement and Management Conference (MPMM 2014) will take place on September 4-5, 2014, in Coimbra (Portugal). more
September 2, 2014

The next thematic Workshops of SafeLife-X will take place in Vienna (Austria) on September 2-4, 2014:

- Workshop on “Strategic Research Agenda and Implementation Strategy”
- Workshop “Methodologies of aging analysis and management”
- Workshop “analysis of the degradation laws and kinetics, and the implementation of probabilistic / deterministic approaches”
- Kick of meeting of the WP4 (development of guidance documents and standards)

August 24, 2014
The XX World Congress on Safety and Health at Work 2014 will take place on August 24-27, 2014, in Frankfurt (Germany). more
August 19, 2014
The sixth SAF€RA Press Release focusing on the 12 transnational European research projects funded by the ERA-NET SAF€RA(1st call) is available here. more
August 14, 2014

In its Final Assessment Report of iNTeg-Risk Project ( the European Commission flagged the project and the work of the consortium made up of 60 beneficiaries and 29 Third Parties as a "success story".

August 6, 2014
The fifth SAF€RA Press Release focusing on the ERA-NET SAF€RA second joint call is available here. more
July 24, 2014
The fifth event organized by ENERO (European Network of Environmental Research Organizations), in close collaboration with the European Commission, will take placve in Brussels on October 2nd, 2014.
July 15, 2014
KIC InnoEnergy has published on July 15 2014 its latest call for innovation proposals. more
July 1, 2014
In the frame of the ANQUE-ICCE-BIOTEC 2014 “Science the key for a better life”, which will be held on July 1-4, 2014 in Madrid (Spain), the second edition of the Symposium HANHAZ2014 will be organized. more
June 6, 2014
The fourth issue of FEHRL Infrastructure Research Magazine (FIRM) focuses on international collaboration and implementation of results. more
May 22, 2014
ENISA is taking stock of the EU28 Member States' governance models and national requirements on smart grid security through the survey. more
May 20, 2014

The 2nd thematic workshop from SafeLife-X is organized by INERIS and will take in Paris city center on May 21st, 2014 (from 9:00 to 17:30).

May 15, 2014
The second joint call for transnational, collaborative research projects concerning Innovating in safety and safe innovations has been launched. The deadline for pre-proposals is July 10 2014 (now over!). more
May 5, 2014
In EuroMaintenance 2014 Congress more than 100 experts from 30 countries will give their presentations on the latest findings and experience on physical asset management and maintenance. more
April 19, 2014
The STABALID project has launched a survey aiming at identifying existing regulations in force in EU on Li-ion battery systems. more
April 13, 2014
The 6th International Conference on Safety & Environment in Process & Power Industry will be held on  April 13-16, 2014, in Bologna, Italy. more
April 9, 2014
Visit ETPIS at the Industrial Technologies 2014 Conference Athens from April 9-11, 2014, and attend the session 16. Safety of advances materials and process. more
April 7, 2014
The third SAF€RA Press Release focusing on the first symposium is available. more
March 26, 2014
Info Day organised by the European Commission in cooperation with the Committee of the Regions. more
March 12, 2014
The European Hydrogen Energy Conference 2014 will take place in Seville (Spain) from March 12th to 14th, 2014. more
March 12, 2014
The Call for Papers for the 6th International Symposium on Tunnel Safety and Security (ISTSS 2014), to be held in Marseille (France) on March 12-14, 2014, is open. more
March 10, 2014
European Commission President José Manuel Barroso will host the 2nd  Innovation Convention in Brussels on March 10 and 11, 2014. more
March 10, 2014

SAF€RA organized a symposium aiming at identifying and confirming themes and subtopics for the future SAF€RA calls in Berlin, on March 10-11, 2014.

March 4, 2014
The Infravation 2014 call, to be launched in March 2014, aims to support the development of advanced systems, materials and techniques for road infrastructure. more
March 3, 2014
Infravation call has been launched on 3rd March 2014 more
February 28, 2014
(SURVEY - 2nd round) You are invited to participate to the identification of the needs related to safe lifetime extension and aging management of infrastructures networks and industrial plants - Deadline: February 28, 2014 more
February 10, 2014
EURAMET e.V. will launch a call within the European Metrology Programme for Innovation and Research (EMPIR) addressing the topic areas Metrology for Industry and Research Potential. more
February 4, 2014
The projects initiated by ETPIS have been added to the Seed Research Library. more
February 4, 2014
ETPIS and HySafe have signed a Memorandum of Understanding. more
February 4, 2014
The European Commission has launched a call for expression of interest for experts for the evaluation of proposals under Horizon 2020, the EU's new funding instrument for Research and Innovation (2014-2020), and for other tasks as described in the call. more
January 22, 2014
The final conference of the nanoSTAIR project will take place on January 22, 2014, in Brussels. more
December 19, 2013
The European Commission has launched a call for expression of interest for experts for the evaluation of proposals under Horizon 2020. more
December 19, 2013
The NanoDefine Project – a four-year, large-scale FP7 NSC initiative has now kicked off. Its remit is to establish the measurement tools and scientific data that help to implement the EU recommendation on the definition of a nanomaterial more
December 17, 2013
The streaming of the Information Days on the Research PPPs on Factories of the Future, Energy-efficient Buildings, Green Vehicles and Sustainable Process Industry are available. more
December 2, 2013

The European Commission has recently released the draft work programmes 2014-2015 for Horizon 2020.  more
November 29, 2013
The German and French National Contact Points (NCP) and Enterprise Europe Network Alsace with the Europe Alsace Network organise a brokerage event with he objectives to present the future framework program dor research and innovation "Horizon 2020. more
November 27, 2013
EPTIS has been presented during the CEOC-EUROLAB-IFIA International Safety Seminar 2013. more
November 27, 2013
ETPIS and INERIS have initiated this workshop addressing Predictive Toxicology and Environmental Exposure where endocrine disrupter compounds substitution related to the REACH Directive will be discussed in the framework of exposome and biomonitoring. more
November 15, 2013
The 2nd edition of nanoPT - Nanoscience and Nanotechnology International Conference ( will be held in Porto (Portugal) between the 12th and the 14th of February, 2014. more
November 5, 2013
In November, a HRO event connecting researchers and practitioners of High Reliability Organizations with the aim to exchange ideas and solutions across enterprises and industries will be organized in France. more
November 4, 2013
The 6th edition of the annual Co-summit will take place in Stockholm. more
October 29, 2013
On behalf of Prof. Girdinio, President of CPEXPO International Scientific Committee, we are glad to invite you to contribute to the CPEXPO 2013 International Conference and Exhibition on October 29th-31st, 2013 in Genoa, Italy. more
October 24, 2013
CZTPIS and ETPIS organise the conference SASECO2013 in Prague (CZ), on October 24-25, 2013. more
October 1, 2013
FERMA and members agree to risk management certification project. more
September 24, 2013
A conference on "Nuclear Long Term Operations & Ageing Management Europe will take place on September 24-25, 2013, in Brussels. more
September 23, 2013
The SAF€RA ERA-NET on industrial safety has launched its first joint call for transnational research projects concerning Human and organizational factors including the value of industrial safety. more
September 20, 2013

Following its 2nd General Assembly, NanoMILE is hosting a NanoSafetyCluster meeting on 20/9. This meeting is open for registration.

September 17, 2013
CEN & CENELEC organize a training "StandardDays" in Brussels on September 17-18, 2013. more
September 16, 2013
The 3rd university conference "Safe and healthy university" will take place on September 16-18, 2013, under the title "New technologies in research and teaching: promoters of a new prevention culture?" at the DGUV Akademie Dresden. more
September 16, 2013
In the framework of the EU Project NanoValid (FP7), the University of Zaragoza and the Institute of Nanoscience of Aragon are organizing a Training Workshop in Advanced Characterization of Nanomaterials, on September 16-20, 2013. more
August 30, 2013
32 stakeholder organisations, including The European Technical Platform on Industrial Safety (ETPIS), decided to support  joint call in favor of a provision establishing a pan-European Injuries Database (IDB). more
August 27, 2013
The 4th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response will take place on August 27-29, 2013, in Istanbul (Turkey). more
June 26, 2013
The second European Industrial Bioenergy (EIBI) Conference will take place at Van Maerlant Conference Room (VM1), Committee of the Regions, Rue Van Maerlant 2, Brussels on 26th June 2013. more
June 26, 2013
The 2nd Conference on Sustainable Intelligent Manufacturing (SIM 2013) that will take place in Lisbon, Portugal, from June 26 to June 29, 2013. more
June 24, 2013
The Commission has launched a public consultation on the options of possible amendment of REACH Annexes for the registration of Nanomaterials. more
June 19, 2013
The New Work Item Proposal (NWIP) for development of an ISO Occupational Health and Safety Management System standard has been approved.  more
June 18, 2013
EuroNanoForum 2013 will take place 18-20 June 2013 at the Convention Centre Dublin in Ireland. more
June 17, 2013
The 22nd SRA-Europe annual conference will be held 17-19 June 2013 at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim, Norway. more
June 13, 2013
Second International Open Workshop on Local-Scale Airborne Hazards Modelling and Emergency Response more
June 10, 2013
The OECD Working party on nanotechnology developed a guide for planning outreach and public engagement in nanotechnology. more
June 7, 2013
The Resilience Engineering Association is proud to announce the 5th symposium ‘Resilience Engineering: Managing trade-offs’. more
June 5, 2013
To facilitate networking and foster exchange of good practices on key topics, six workshops will take place in Brussels. more
June 5, 2013
A half-day workshop on biomass resources is being held on 5th June 2013 in Copenhgane, as a Parallel Event hosted within the 21st European Biomass Conference and Exhibition. more
June 4, 2013
The next ITA COSUF workshop will be devoted to Complex Underground Multipurpose Facilities: Safety Challenges and Solutions and will be held in Geneva on June 4, 2013 more
May 31, 2013
The European Commission has launched a public consultation to gather insights and contributions from the public further to results of the evaluation of the European Strategy on Safety and Health at Work 2007-2012. more
May 23, 2013

ETPIS General Assembly is planned to take place on May 23rd, 2013.

May 15, 2013
The 13rd Annual International Conference on OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH 2013 will held on May 15-16, 2013, in Ostrava, Czech Republic. more
May 14, 2013
This report presents a foresight study that has identified possible future scenarios for OSH in green jobs more
March 22, 2013

The European Commission organizes an event on Transport Infrastructure that will take place on March 22nd, 2013, in Brussels

March 21, 2013
OECD has recently published a report on "Current Developments on the Safety of Manufactured Nanomaterials - Tour de Table at the 10th Meeting of the Working Party on Manufactured Nanomaterials". more
January 30, 2013
The Cyprus Safety Platform organises its 2nd Symposium on Man Made Catastrophes on January 30th, 2013, in the Cultural Center of European University Cyprus, in Engkomi, Nicosia, Cyprus. more
January 18, 2013
The event was part of the series of courses belonging to the joint effort of iNTeg-Risk project (represented by EU-VRi and other partners) to set a modern, modular and distributed model of education and certification in the area of Risk Engineering and Management, with particular emphasis on the issue of emerging risks. The HSSE course took place in Paris, January 14 - 17, 2013 and was hosted by the iNTeg-Risk partner, INERISmore
January 3, 2013
The presentations made during the Workshop on Raw Materials last October 22nd, 2012 are now available here. more
December 13, 2012
The book of abstracts of the "International Congress on Safety of Engineered Nanoparticles and Nanotechnologies" is now available. more
November 30, 2012

This call for papers is intended to contribute towards making scientific foundations more explicit to the community of safety scientists.

November 15, 2012
The NANOSAFE project will organize the next edition of the International Conference on Safe production and use of nanomaterials Nanosafe 2012 on November 13-15, 2012, in Grenoble (France). more
November 12, 2012
This action shall facilitate the internationalisation of European SMEs involved in these match-making events and allow them to access overseas markets and establish technology or business partnerships. more
November 8, 2012
SAF€RA has recently published the deliverable on the Identification of areas of joint interest and management procedures applicable in transnational cooperation. more
October 28, 2012
The NANODEVICE project partners and FIOH invite you to the "International Congress on Safety of Engineered Nanoparticles and Nanotechnologies" to be held on 28–31 October 2012 in Helsinki, Finland. more
October 25, 2012
The "EU-U.S. Bridging NanoEHS Research Efforts - A Joint Workshop2012" will take place on 25–26 October 2012 in Helsinki. more
October 24, 2012
The NANOfutures project has recently published the Integrated Research and Industrial Roadmap for European Nanotechnology more
October 17, 2012
VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava, Faculty of Safety Engineering and Czech Technological Platform on Industrial Safety invite you to Safety Engineering 2012 more
October 12, 2012
The JRC has just released a reference report on the "Requirements on measurements for the implementation of the European Commission definition of the term 'nanomaterial'". more
October 12, 2012
ASTM published E2835 standard defining Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis
October 11, 2012
EEAC and Rli organize the international conference "Keep Moving Towards Sustainable Mobility". This event will take place on October 11th, 2012, in Rotterdam. more
October 11, 2012
The Conference Organizing Committee, Scientific Committee and the IRSST cordially invite you to participate in the 7th International Conference on the Safety of Industrial Automated Systems (SIAS). more
September 27, 2012
The FIVE Conference will be held in Chicago at the Renaissance Hotel, 27-28 September 2012. more
September 11, 2012
The organizing committee of the 6th Working on Safety Conference invites you to Sopot (Poland), on September 11-14th, 2012. more
July 31, 2012
With the publication of the NMP Work Programme 2013 on July 10th, 2012, the Partner Search Facility has been updated. more
July 18, 2012
The Society for Risk Analysis invites you to join us for the World Congress on Risk 2012. more
July 10, 2012
Call 2013 have been published on July 10, 2012 more
July 2, 2012
European Parliament adopts Seveso III Directive.
June 19, 2012
The Industrial Technologies 2012 (19-21 June 2012, Aarhus) will take place on June 19-21, 2012, in Aarhus (Denmark). Industrial Technologies 2012, the largest event in the field of industrial technologies (nano, materials and production) will show how innovation can boost European growth and competitiveness. more
June 18, 2012
The SRA Europe Annual Meeting 2012 will be held at ETH Zurich, 18-20 June. more
May 31, 2012
JRC has published a report on Natural Catastrophes: Risk relevance and Insurance Coverage for comments and/or additional data. more
May 25, 2012

TÜBİTAK, the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey organises the ‘TurKey Enabling Technologies 2012 – the International Brokerage Event focused on Biotechnology, Advanced Materials, Space, Manufacturing and Processing Technologies.

May 24, 2012
Tecnalia is pleased to announce the Workshop “MANAGING OCCUPATIONAL RISKS ASSOCIATED WITH NANOMATERIALS” taking place on 24th May 2012 at Euskalduna Conference Centre, Bilbao (Spain). more
May 1, 2012
The 2012 edition of the Compendium of the NanoSafety Cluster is now available. more
April 24, 2012
The 2013 NMP Orientation Paper is now online. more
April 17, 2012

In order to understand European Standardization and be able to use it, CEN and CENELEC are organizing the StandarDays on April 17-18, 2012, in Brussels.

March 29, 2012
The 4th ENERO Workshop on "Boosting and Securing Eco-innovation through new partnerships" will take place in  Brussels on March 29th, 2012. more
March 28, 2012
The Healthy Workplaces Campaign Partnership Meeting organised by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) will take place on March 28th, 2012, in Brussels. more
March 12, 2012
ETPIS will organize the next Stakeholder Annual Meeting as well as a SafeFuture workshop dedicated to the SafeEnergy pillar. more
March 7, 2012
You are invited to participate in a short survey addressing the regulatory context of biogas safety and the European best practices. more
February 22, 2012
The Cyprus Safety Platform organises a One Day Workshop in Critical Infrastructures Protection on Wednesday 22nd February 2012, in the Cultural Center of European University Cyprus, in Engkomi, Nicosia, Cyprus. more
January 16, 2012
INERIS scientific report devoted attention to the results of iNTeg-Risk project. See more details in INERIS "Rapport Scientifique 2010/2011". more
December 30, 2011
EU-VRi and Steinbeis Advanced Risk Technologies have published a new brochure "Risk - we care®!" containing interesting information, events and projects about the past 10 years of R-Tech and the past 5 years of EU-VRi.
Link for download
December 1, 2011
ESRA Technical Chapter on Land Transportation and University of Bologna will organize on December 1st 2011 in Bologna (Italy) an international workshop on the transportation of hazardous materials in Europe. more
November 30, 2011
Following the approved liaison between ISO 31000 and EU-VRi/iNTeg-Risk (see news entry), a discussion between the iNTeg-Risk Project Coordinator and the CEO of EU-VRi, A. Jovanovic, and the Moderator of the LinkedIn ISO 31000 Risk Management Standard Group, A. Dali, took place. One of the main results, so far, would be the involvement of the EU-VRi/iNTeg-Risk partners into the first global survey of ISO 31000–Risk Management Principle and Guidelines set to kick off on the 17th of October this year. more
November 14, 2011
PESI is organizing, on behalf of ETPIS, a technical Workshop on Safe-Infrastructures on 14-15 November in Bilbao (Spain). more
October 28, 2011

The NANODEVICE project partners and the Finnish Institute of Occupational Health invite you to the "International Congress on Safety of Engineered Nanoparticles and Nanotechnologies" to be held on 28–31 October 2012 in Helsinki, Finland.

October 18, 2011
What is a nanomaterial? European Commission brings a common definition of a nanomaterial, the definition will be now applied in all EU-VRi/R-tech projects dealing with nanotechnology (iNTeg-Risk, MUST, PARTICOAT, Nanodevice…) more
October 7, 2011
The city of Donostia ‐ San Sebastián hosts the bi‐annual meeting of PRO‐FACTORY PLUS umbrella, and taking the advantage of the event BANTEC company together to TECNALIA Research Center and supported by CDTI organize a Matchmaking focused on "Sustainable Production". more
October 3, 2011
Stage 2: Call for proposals for Joint Research Projects and associated Researcher Excellence Grants more
September 30, 2011
CISAP5 Secretariat has announced that "the 5th International Conference on Safety and Environment in the Process Industry" will be held on June 3-6, 2012, Milan, Italy. more
September 23, 2011
We are proud to inform that the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) has officially confirmed the liaison between ISO/PC 262 (Project Committee: Risk Management) and EU-VRi. more
September 19, 2011

The last call for proposals for the Cooperation NMP Programme of FP7 has been published on July 20, 2011. It includes the topic “NMP.2012.3.0-2 Total Safety Management for industrial organizations” promoted by ETPIS. To prepare the call, a workshop and brokerage event has been organized on September 19, 2011 in Brussels.

September 18, 2011
The 2011 Annual European Safety & Reliability Conference - ESREL 2011 took place in Troyes (France) on September 18-22, 2011. more
September 14, 2011

Nanodevice, ETPIS & Nanofutures with the support of CEN TC 352 organised a workshop to investigate the possible synergies and opportunities from on-going projects for standardization activities in the field of nanosafety. 

September 11, 2011

The Ministry of Labour and Social Security of Turkey (MLSST) have co-hosted the XIX World Congress on Safety and Health at Work from 11-15 September 2011 in İstanbul, Turkey, together with the International Labour Organization (ILO) and the International Social Security Association (ISSA).

September 9, 2011
The European Committee for Standardization (CEN) and European Committee for Electro-technical Standardization (CENELEC), organized a free of charge Information Session on Standards Support to Research Projects opened to all interested stakeholders prior to registration.  more
September 2, 2011
EFFRA is pleased to announce the opening of the consultation process for the association’s strategic research roadmap ‘Factories of the Future - Beyond 2013’. This is a unique opportunity to have your say in the creation of the EFFRA strategic research roadmap. more
July 12, 2011
The Geneva Association organized a conference to provide a platform between the insurance community, the specialist and academic communities and policy makers to discuss issues on balancing risks and opportunities. more
June 28, 2011
The report regarding control of ageing in industrial installation was available in French. It is now available in English. more
June 14, 2011
Current and past members of HSL (Health and Safety Laboratory) staff have been awarded medals by the Institution of Chemical Engineers (IChemE) for their involvement in producing exceptional published papers. more
April 15, 2011
The European Commission invited stakeholders to a brainstorming workshop on regulatory testing of nanomaterials. The event took place in Brussels on 25th May 2011 more
April 1, 2011
The European Commission adopted a roadmap of 40 concrete initiatives for the next decade to build a competitive transport system that will increase mobility, remove major barriers in key areas and fuel growth and employment. more
March 10, 2011
The next ETPIS General Assembly took place on March 10, 2011 in Brussels. Please find the agenda here. more
February 24, 2011
The summary report of the workshop "Biogas - Safety and Regulations" is now available. more
February 21, 2011
We are pleased to invite you to take part in the Meeting on Life cycle Assessment (LCA) & Risk Analysis in Nanomaterials-related NMP projects, March 02, 2010, in Brussels. more
February 21, 2011
The ARTEMIS JU Call 2011 will be launched on 28 February. To help organisations in building quality consortia and drafting their project proposals for Call 2011, ARTEMIS Information and local brokerage events are organised around Europe. more
February 15, 2011
In April 2008 CEN has published the CEN Workshop Agreement document  CWA 15740:2008 "Risk-Based Inspection and Maintenance Procedures for European Industry (RIMAP)".
That is why we would like to invite all the people and companies interested in standardization of modern RBI approaches and practices to come to a Coordination and Brainstorming Meeting. more
February 7, 2011
EURAMET e.V. has launched a Call within the EMRP (European Metrology Research Programme) addressing the topic areas 'Metrology for Health', 'SI Broader Scope' and 'Metrology for New Technologies' on 4 February 2011. more
January 28, 2011
The Hazardous Substances Council of the Netherlands (AGS) has provided a new advice on Land Use Planning. more
January 22, 2011
The second EJRR Conference, whose ETPIS is partner, will take place on Tuesday, 22 February 2011, at the Club De Warande in Brussels. more
January 20, 2011
The FonCSI (Foundation for an Industrial Safety Culture) has published a Call for Research Proposals concerningTechnological risk and societal concerns: Dynamics of the negociation, arbitration and compromise processes more
January 16, 2011
The new Global Risks 2011, report of the World Economic Forum is now available. more
January 11, 2011
The 11 January 2011 marked the publication of the final report from the National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil spill and offshore drilling. more
January 10, 2011

A review of the Seveso II Directive 96/82/EC has recently been concluded.
As a result of the review process, on 21 December 2010 the Commission adopted  aproposal for a new Directive that would repeal and replace the current Directive) by 1 June 2015.

December 7, 2010
The EuroNanoForum is a biannual event of the European Commission hosted within the framework of the Presidency of the European Union since 2003. EuroNanoForum 2011 (ENF 2011) will be the fifth event in this series featured as a prominent event of the Hungarian Presidency on 30 May – 1 June 2011 in Budapest. more
December 6, 2010
On February 1-2, 2011 the European Textile Technology Platform together with the European Technology Platform on Industrial Safety and other key stakeholders of the European Personal Protective Clothing & Equipment sector will organise a high-level conference in Brussels. more
November 10, 2010
CEN (European Committee for standardization) will organise a workshop on "Competence of specialists advising SMEs concerning integrated quality, environment, health and safety" and you can provide your comments about the workshop agreement. more
October 21, 2010
Workshop on Biogas - Safety & Regulations, on November 24th, 2010 in Paris more
October 20, 2010
Safety authorities around the world (ICRARD) have chosen ageing facilities, carbon capture, transport and storage (CCS) and deep water drilling as the most important areas for R&D cooperation over the next couple years. more
October 17, 2010

In order to promote such an integrated approach between Standardization, Innovation and Research, CEN and CENELEC have produced a new brochure.

October 5, 2010

The full programme of the conference is now available on the conference website:

September 30, 2010
The European Technologie Platform for the future of Textiles and Clothing is organising a FP7 Project brokerage event on October 14, 2010 in Brussels. The event will present several Programmes and individual project ideas related to textiles and clothing, particularly with safety aspects. more
September 7, 2010
TNO has created a digital learn & work environment called the Resilience Innovation Lab. The aim of the lab is to further the concept of resilience and thus provide for safer and more robust operations. more
September 6, 2010
The 2010 Fall Meeting of the E-MRS ( European Materials Research Society) will include 15 parallel symposia, plenary session and some satellite events. It will be in Warsaw, 14-15 September 2010. The theme of this meeting will be "Materials sciences and their applications to Homeland Security". more
August 30, 2010
Technical University of Ostrava, Faculty of Safety Engineering, is looking for senior research team leader in industrial safety more
August 18, 2010
INNO[SAFE&CLEAN] is an initiative aiming at helping SMEs to better control process, products and environmental risks during the innovation process, and therefore provide a competitive advantage.
The launch seminar will take place in Aix-en-Provence (France) on September 21th, 2010, and be organized by Pôle Risques.
July 21, 2010
The 20th of July, the European Commission has published 51 new calls for proposals. more
July 19, 2010
The conference "Industrial Technologies 2010" integrating nano, materials and production will be held on September 7-9th, 2010, in Brussels. more
July 13, 2010
The abstract submission deadline for the Nanosafe 2010 Conference - November 16-18, 2010, Minatec, Grenoble, France - is July 30th. more
July 8, 2010
ETPIS and EU-VRi have become partners of the Healty Workplaces Campaign 2010-2011 on Safe Maintenance, which is organised by EU-OSHA. more
July 7, 2010
For the fifth time during FP7, DG Research is about to launch a major batch of calls open in ENVIRONMENT for participants from Member States, Associated countries, International Cooperation Partner Countries, and other countries. more
July 5, 2010
FIVE is organising an event in september 2010 in Sweden and ETPIS is sponsoring this event as a honorary sponsor. more
July 4, 2010
The ICRESH will be in Mumbai during 14-16 December 2010. The theme of the conference will be: "Risk-besed Technology and Physics-of-failure methods". This conference is organised by the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) more
July 3, 2010
This 3rd Forum on Industrial Safety organised by ICSI is focused on innovating in safety. more
July 1, 2010
The 3rd International Forum on Industrial Safety will take place on July 6-7th, 2010, in Toulouse (France).

June 14, 2010
The 2nd iNTeg-Risk Conference 2010 "New Technologies & Emerging Risk" will take place in Stuttgart on June 14-18, 2010 more
June 7, 2010
The 13th International Symposium on Loss Prevention and Safety Promotion in the Process Industries will take place  next week in Brugge, Belgium. more
May 31, 2010
On May 31, 2010, in Paris, ETPIS organizes a technical workshop "New challenges in Structural Safety in the context of the EU2020 Strategy and EU Grand Challenges". more
May 19, 2010
The ETPIS General Assembly is planned in
Prague, Czech Republic, 19-20th May, 2010. Final agenda is available.
May 18, 2010
The 5th Meeting of the National Technology Platform Industrial Safety will be held in
Prague, Czech Republic, 18th May, 2010.
March 14, 2010
The 4th International Symposium on Tunnel Safety and Security (ISTSS) will be held in Frankfurt, Germany, 17-19th March, 2010.
January 19, 2010
The Responsible Care report  for 2008-2009 has just been released and is available here. more
November 20, 2009
ETPIS and CEN are partners of the workshop which is aimed at sharing knowledge and proposing suggestions for improvement for regulations related to the control of industrial risks. more
November 16, 2009
The Closing event of the Healthy Workplaces Campaign on Risk Assessment will take place on 16-17 November 2009 at the Euskalduna Centre, Bilbao. On 16 Nov., LEIA has organised a workshop "Risk Assessment: the role of Large European Companies on Subcontracting".
October 12, 2009
On October 12-13 a conference with parliamentarian evening on accelerating eco-innovation through environmental technology verification (ETV) is organised by several FP6 and FP7 projects. This event is addressing the EC initiative on the implementation of an EU ETV system. ETPIS supports this activity.
June 2, 2009
The conference will take place on 2 & 3 June 2009 in Stuttgart (Germany). It is organized with the support of ETPIS and EU-OSHA, by EU-VRi and the iNTeg-Risk project. more
May 31, 2009
ESIG Product Stewardship Award is organized to showcase and reward best practices in the safe handling of solvents. You are encouraged to submit best practice projects until 31 May 2009. ETPIS is a partner of this initiative.
March 12, 2009
This General Assembly is organized in collaboration with European associations and societies addressing risk and safety issues.
March 5, 2009
The 1st meeting of the High Level Group will be hosted by BASF, in Ludwigshafen.
December 3, 2008
The ESREL 2009 will be held in Prague, Czech Republic, on 7-10 September 2009. more
December 3, 2008
The SRA Europe Meeting in 2009 will be held from 28th June – 1st July in Karlstad, Sweden. more
November 15, 2008
ETPIS is a partner of the Conference, ETPIS members are welcome to join the event.
November 13, 2008
This major event in China will take place on 19-21 October, 2009 in Beijing. ETPIS supports actively this event.
November 3, 2008
NANOSAFE 2008, international conference, 3-7 Novembre 2008 in Minatec more
October 24, 2008
ETPIS is an official partner of EU-OSHA  for the European Week for Safety and Health at Work takes place from 20 – 24 October 2008 with events and activities all over Europe more
October 2, 2008
Steinbeis collaborates with DIN on standardization of "new technologies"

September 30, 2008
1st International Symposium for Process- and Explosion Protection
Sept. 30 - Oct. 1, 2008
September 25, 2008
The second annual meeting of NTPIS is organised by LEIA and PESI in Valencia, on 25th of September 2008. more
September 22, 2008
The joint ESREL and SRA-E 2008 Conference on Risk, Safety and Reliability, will be held in Valencia, Spain, September 22-25, 2008.
Information for participation is availble at:
July 8, 2008
International Forum on Industrial Safety, organised by the Foundation for an Industrial Safety Culture in Toulouse, on 8-10 July 2008, with the support of ETPIS.
More information on more
June 9, 2008
The 2nd World Congress on Risk will take place on 8-11 June 2008, in Guadalajara, Mexico, and is sponsored by the Society for Risk Analysis (
April 11, 2008
The 3rd General Assembly of ETPIS has taken place on Friday 11 April 2008, in Barcelana (Spain).

April 8, 2008
Elections of the Executive Board of ETPIS are closed. Results have been announced at the 3rd General Assembly, in Barcelona on 11 April.
March 5, 2008
The representatives of the Member States will be informed about the activities of ETPIS, the project granted under FP7 and other intiatives. Discussions on the creation of an ERA NET+ will also take place.
January 24, 2008
ETPIS is organising a Seminar on 24 & 25 January 2008 in Berlin to :
1) enable meetings of the Focus Groups to update the Strategic Research Agenda
2) develop a vision regarding the use of research infrastructures for safety and security, in particular to perform experiments.
December 3, 2007
ETPIS and the Textile ETP organise jointly on December 3, in Brussels  a brokerage event for the 2nd FP7 call on "personal protective equipment"
June 19, 2007
EuroNanoForum 2007 which will take place on June 19-21  2007, at the Congress Center of Dusseldorf, in Germany.
ETPIS will be represented by Frederic Schuster (CEA). more
June 13, 2007
The number of active national TPIS is growing with the official launch of Romanian TPIS (on 28 May 2007, in Buccarest) and Czech TPIS (on 13 June 2007, in Ostrava). more
June 5, 2007
After a meeting on "Research Infrastructures for Safety/Security" on 11 May in Brussels, the Hub Research Infrastructures for Safety / Security was created under the umbrella of ETPIS.
This Hub has prepared a message to be delivered at the ESFRI conference on Research Infrastructure that will be in Hamburg on 5 & 6 June, organised under the German Presidency. more
May 28, 2007
The launch of the Romanian Technology Platform Industrial Safety took place in Bucarest on 28 May 2007, at the IVN "Stefan S. Nicolau".

March 26, 2007
European Conference on Security Research, SRC’07 March 26-27, 2007, Maritim Hotel Berlin, Germany See : more
March 23, 2007
The Focus Group of ETPIS dealing with the safety of nanomaterials and processes has met on 23 March 2007, in Brussels
Read more (agenda and presentations)
February 13, 2007
2nd General Assembly took place on February 13 2007 in Stuttgart (Germany). Agenda and presentations available from here more
January 22, 2007
"NEW OSH ERA" : a project aiming at building a European dimension into the assessment of new and emerging risks at the workplace has been just published under the following address: more
November 27, 2006
2nd ETPIS Seminar 27-28 Nov. 2006 in Paris : Implementing the Strategic Research Agenda of ETPIS more
November 8, 2006
Launching event of the German TPIS is planned on 8 Nov. 2006 in Berlin. more
September 21, 2006
INNET project: networking of national / regional funding and innovation organisations for the involvement of SMEs in technology-based innovation clusters in Europe more
Working on Safety (WoS) 2017
October 3, 2017
9th international conference on the prevention of accidents at work will take place at Diplomat Hotel Prague, Czech Republic, october 3-6, 2017.

Afficher l'image d'origine ( is an international network of decision-makers, researchers and professionals responsible for the prevention of accidents and trauma at work. The network aims to bring accident prevention experts together in order to facilitate the exchange of experience, new findings and best practices between different countries and sectors. It attracts researchers, policy makers, safety professionals, labour inspectors, labour administrators and other experts in the prevention of occupational accidents and trauma and join them together in a permanent international expert is supported by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA).

A conference on current issues within occupational safety is organized under the umbrella of After the successful Working on Safety Conferences in Denmark (2002), Germany (2004), Netherlands (2006), Greece (2008), Norway (2010), Poland (2012), Scotland (2014) and Portugal (2015), the organizing committee of the 9th Conference invites you to Prague, Czech Republic. The hosting institution is the VSB - Technical University of Ostrava.


Main topics:

  1. Foundations of safety science: theories, principles, methods and tools  
  2. Research to practice: achievements, lessons learned and challenges                              
  3. Risk management and safety culture: case studies, best practices and further needs
  4. Safety regulation: reasonable practicable approach
  5. Education and Training: prerequisite for safety
  6. Complexity and safety: multidisciplinarity and inter-stakeholder view


 For more information about WoS2017, please visit

SRA-Europe Annual Meeting
June 19, 2017
The next SRA-Europe annual Meeting will take place in Lisbon on June 19-21, 2017


SRA-Europe Annual Meeting
  June 19-21, 2017, in Lisbon (Portugal)

New Challenges, New Threats:
Resilience and Adaptation in a Risky World


Event Dates:
Pre-conference cocktail: June 18, 2017

Lisbon, Portugal

Conference: June 19-21, 2017
Deadline for abstracts submission: January 16, 2017
Deadline for abstracts acceptance notification: February 28, 2017
Deadline for early bird registration: April 7, 2017
Deadline for presenters’ registration: May 20, 2017
Details on the abstract submission guidelines, participants’ registration and other information will be made available during the autumn of 2016.

Invited Speakers Include:
*Gerd Gigerenzer (Director, Harding Center for Risk Literacy & Center for Adaptive Behavior and Cognition - Max Planck Institute for Human Development)
*Margôt Kuttschreuter (Department of Psychology of Conflict, Risk and Safety (CRV) – University of Twente & SRA-E Past President)
*Francesco Calabrese (Smarter Urban Dynamics group, IBM Research – Ireland)
*Igor Linkov (US Army Engineer Research & Development Center - US Army & Carnegie Mellon University)
*José Manuel Palma-Oliveira (Faculty of Psychology, University of Lisbon & SRA-E Past President)
Theme, Aims and Topics of the Meeting: 
The 26th Annual meeting/conference of the Society for Risk Analysis Europe (SRA-E) will be held in Lisbon, Portugal, 19-21 June 2017. The theme of this conference is “New challenges, new threats: Resilience and adaptation in a risky world.”

SRA-Europe annual meeting provides a platform to discuss the ‘state of the art’ and future directions in the study of risk analysis, to understand concerns about risk from both public and scientific perspectives, to develop effective risk communication and to promote efficient risk mitigation. This conference is therefore an opportunity for academics, policy makers and practitioners to come together to discuss issues, problems, goals, solutions and future research questions.

Academics, policy makers, practitioners and people interested in Risk in research, policy and practice. Members of the SRA-E, SRA International and other regional SRA organizations.
The conference will be focused on the general topic “From risk to resilience”.
Specific topics include:

  • New methods, new tools, new data in risk and resilience research
  • Multi-actor approaches in risk analysis, management and governance
  • Risk and resilience in extreme and major events
  • Global health, global threats: Risk and resilience beyond borders
  • Evidence-based risk governance, policy and regulation
  • Financial risks and decision making
  • Uncertainty, resilience and climate change policies
  • Insights from citizen science to risk research
  • Risk and uncertainty communication
  • Ethical and moral dimensions of risk
  • Human factors, organizational and occupational safety
  • Cyber security and terrorism
  • Resilience, decision-making and uncertainty
  • Coastal and maritime risks

Please see the SRA-E Website for more information

Risk Analysis and Crisis Response (RACR-2017)
June 5, 2017
The 6th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response (RACR-2017) will be held in Ostrava-Prague, Czech Republic on June 5-9, 2017.

The 6th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response (RACR-2017)

The 6th International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response (RACR-2017) will be held in Ostrava-Prague, Czech Republic on June 5-9, 2017.

RACR-2017 is the sixth in the series of International Conference on Risk Analysis and Crisis Response, which was launched by the Risk Analysis Council of China Association for Disaster Prevention in 2007, taken over by SRA-China in 2011, and will be organized by VSB-Technical University of Ostrava, Czech Republic. The first RACR was held in Shanghai, China in 2007, the second in Beijing, China in 2009, the third in Laredo, Texas, USA in 2011, the fourth in Istanbul, Turkey in 2013, and the fifth in Tangier, Morocco in 2015.

The overall theme of the sixth international conference on risk analysis and crisis response is risk analysis and management – trends, challenges and emerging issues, highlighting in science and technology to improve risk analysis capabilities and to optimize crisis response strategy.

RACR-2017 will be organized and hosted by VSB-Technical University of Ostrava, which is a modern European university, whose pillars are built on more than 165 year long history. It provides tertiary education in technical and economic sciences across a wide range of degree programs and courses at the Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctoral level. Education is organized within 7 faculties and 3 all-university degree programs.
The Conference venues are there in Ostrava for the first three days of the Conference and in Prague for the last two days. In Ostrava, RACR-2017 will have some joint sessions with the annual Czech-Chinese scientific conference organized by VSB-Technical University of Ostrava.


  1. Multidisciplinarity and complexity of safety in education and research 
  2. Natural hazards and coping with them
  3. Major (chemical) accidents prevention
  4. Disaster risk reduction and society resilience 
  5. Advances in fire protection 
  6. Information and communication technologies safety and cybersecurity
  7. Reliability and safety in industrial systems
  8. Modern trends in crisis management
  9. Information systems in safety and security
  10. Internet of Intelligences and risk radar
  11. Energy and resources security, critical infrastructure
  12. Nanotechnology safety
  13. Safety in transport domain
  14. Hazardous materials research
  15. Progress in occupational health and safety


Full papers within 6 pages (A4) are invited for submission in any of the fields figured on the list of CONFERENCE TOPICS. We strongly recommend electronic submission. Manuscripts will be reviewed by the Program Committee in accordance with standard practice and the criteria for the conference. All submissions MUST be submitted in English. The abstract should be no more than 300 words.
All papers must be inserted into the system at the Internet address (from September 2016). At this address, more information on the Conference will be published gradually. 


All accepted papers will be included in the proceedings of RACR-2017 and to be published by CRC Press/Balkema (Taylor & Francis Group) that shall ensure to the best of its ability the indexing of the papers in Scopus.




The registration covers all session attendances, proceedings, a banquet, a cocktail, lunches, all coffee breaks and social program. 

To be open in September 2016.


Prof. Ales Bernatik
Faculty of Safety Engineering
VSB-Technical University of Ostrava 
Lumirova 13, Ostrava-Vyskovice
Czech Republic
tel: +420 597 322 833,

Ing. Lenka Cerna
Association of Fire and Safety Engineering (SPBI), 
tel. +420 597 322 970, e-mail:

Electrostatics 2017
April 10, 2017
The ELECTROSTATICS 2017 conference will take place at DECHEMA-Haus, Frankfurt am Main, Germany from 10 to 13 April 2017.

Electrostatics 2017

DECHEMA and the European Working Party "Static Electricity in Industry" (EFCE) would like to welcome you for the ELECTROSTATICS 2017 conference that will take place at DECHEMA-Haus, Frankfurt am Main, Germany from 10 to 13 April 2017 close to the Frankfurt fair and Frankfurt international airport.

This conference is an excellent opportunity for researchers and users working in many scientific and technical areas where electrostatics is a real concern or challenge to review progress and discuss future trends. Besides, the interdisciplinary composition of the conference gives the best opportunity to get inspired by solutions in other fields and promote relationships for innovation and breakthroughs of different industries.

The International Conference on Electrostatics is a quadrennial conference that has been successfully held around Europe since 1973. It provides a unique interdisciplinary forum for discussion about the electrostatic phenomena and the industrial applications. Fundamentals, applications, hazards, measuring techniques, standards and other related topics are within the scope of the conference. All accepted articles will be published in the Journal of Electrostatics.

The organising committee invites you to submit abstracts of lectures and posters by
1 April 2016 to the following topics via file upload on


  • ESD
  • Safety Hazards
  • Measuring
  • Applications and Products
  • Liquids
  • Solids
  • Material Science
  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Precipitation
  • Others


All submitted files will be checked by the scientific board of the conference, and, after acceptance, you have to submit your final manuscript via Elseviers review system and a special guest editor to the Journal of Electrostatics for professional review and publication without any extra publication fee. Note that acceptance and publication of your article requires that at least one author is registered for the conference. The deadline for the final manuscript is 1 October 2016. The deadline for the final poster is the respective conference day.

For more information about Electrostatics 2017, please visit


NMSA Conference in Malaga - Call for abstracts
February 7, 2017
Jointly organized by five major FP7 projects NANOSOLUTIONS, GUIDEnano, SUN, NanoMILE and eNanoMapper, the NMSA conference will take place in Malaga on February 7-9, 2017.

New tools and approaches for nanomaterial safety assessment (NMSA conference)

Jointly organized by five major FP7 projects NANOSOLUTIONS, GUIDEnano, SUN, NanoMILE and eNanoMapper, the NMSA conference will take place in Malaga on February 7-9, 2017. The conference aims at presenting the main results achieved in the course of the projects fostering a discussion about their impact in the nanosafety field and possibilities for future research programmes.

Target audience

The conference welcomes consortium partners from the organizing projects, as well as representatives from other EU projects, industry and government, civil society and media.

Conference highlights

  • 10 Scientific Sessions
  • 5 Keynote presentations
  • Stakeholders workshop
  • Over 300 attendees

Conference topics

  • Hazard assessment along the life cycle of nano-enabled products
  • Exposure assessment along the life cycle of nano-enabled products
  • Risk assessment & management
  • Systems biology approaches in nanosafety
  • Categorization & grouping of nanomaterials
  • Nanosafety infrastructure
  • Safe by design

Stakeholders workshop

The conference will be wrapped up with a stakeholder workshop which will provide a platform for an open discussion with interested stakeholders that could ultimately guide the research needs that should be addressed in future projects.

Call for abstracts

The Call for Abstract is open until the September 30, 2016.


Conference website:





With the support of

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14th International Wildland Fire Safety Summit & Wildland Fire Safety Award and the International Congress on Prescribed Fires
January 31, 2017
The 14th International Wildland Fire Safety Summit & Wildland Fire Safety Award (#2017FSS) and the International Congress on Prescribed Fires (#ICoPFires) will be jointly organized in Barcelona from January 31, 2017 to February 3, 2017.

 The 14th International Wildland Fire Safety Summit & Wildland Fire Safety Award (#2017FSS) and the International Congress on Prescribed Fires (#ICoPFires) will be jointly organized in Barcelona from January 31, 2017 to February 3, 2017.

The 14th International Wildland Fire Safety Summit & Wildland Fire Safety Award (#2017FSS) will take place on January 31, 2017. It will be the first time that such events will take place in Europe. The International Association of Wildland Fire (IAWF) and the Pau Costa Foundation are organizing the events. Since 1997, the Safety Summit has been the gathering place for members of the global wildland fire community to focus on safety. The Wildland Fire Safety Award will be given to someone in the wildland firefighting community who has made a significant contribution to wildland firefighter safety.

The International Congress on Prescribed Fires (#ICoPFires) will take place between on February 1-3, 2017. ICoPFires will be the biggest congress on prescribed fires ever hosted in Europe. It is organized by the University of Barcelona, the Fire and Rescue Service of Catalonia, the Forest Science Centre of Catalonia, the PostFire Project, the Environmental Soil Science Group, the Mediterranean Environment Research Group and the Pau Costa Foundation, and supported by the International Association of Wildland Fire (IAWF). The aim of this conference is to identify the positive, negative and the controversial aspects of the use fire as a forest management tool, from an environmental, social and economic perspective and share the most-novel research carried out in different parts of the world and in different scenarios. Call for papers and presentations is now open: Safety Summit (deadline: 10 Oct.) / ICoPFires (deadline: 15 Oct.) Early bird registration is now open. Check the special prices for attending events and also student prices and/or sponsorship options.

Visit the website for detailed information:

LCE4ROADS final conference
November 17, 2016
The LCE4ROADS project's final conference will take place at the Hotel Bloom in Brussels, Belgium, on November 17, 2016.

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The LCE4ROADS project's final conference will take place at the Hotel Bloom in Brussels, Belgium, on November 17, 2016.

The conference will feature three innovative panels to discuss the most significant results of the project with key stakeholders from the road infrastructure sector. All outcomes of the project, including the LCE4ROADS methodology and associated software, as well as the methods for implementing and exploiting the methodology, will be presented. Click here to see the draft agenda for this event.

Funded by the FP7 programme, the LCE4ROADS project arises from the necessity for a new, green, holistic and EU-harmonised certification system integrating a Life Cycle Engineering (LCE) approach: environmental indicators along with the economic, technical and social aspects, for the assessment of future and existing road infrastructures, as well as their construction materials such as asphalt mixtures and cement-based materials. For more information on the event, contact

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