Active Agenda

7th Stakeholder Annual Meeting

March 12th, 2012
Brussels, Belgium

13:00 – 13:30


13:30 – 13:45

Welcome addresses


Review of ETPIS activities in 2011

Perspectives for 2012

Olivier SALVI, ETPIS Secretary General (INERIS)

13:45 – 16:00

The Industrial Safety Agenda in the context of Horizon 2020


State of the Innovation Unions and Partnerships (20 min)               public
Frank KNECHT, European Commission
DG Enterprise & Industry

Overview of Horizon 2020 and role of ETPIS (20 min)                          public
Antonio CIPOLLARO, European Commission
DG Research and Innovation


SAF€RA (ERANET): Safety towards Smart and Sustainable Growth
(20 min)

Carita ASCHAN, Coordinator of SAF€RA, FIOH


PEROSH: Partnership for European Research in Occupational
Safety and Health (20 min)
Didier BAPTISTE, Chairman of PEROSH


Challenges for safety and security research
and innovation (15 min)

Genserik RENIERS, Professor at Catholic University of Leuven and Associate Editor of J. Loss Prevention in the Process Industry and Safety Science.


Discussion (Q/A)


16:00 – 16:20

Coffee break

16:20 – 17:45

Building a common vision with ETPIS stakeholders

. Overview of the results obtained by ETPIS over the last 5 years
and preparation of the SafeFuture SRA 2020 

Contributions from the ETPIS Executive Board

·          R. Nomen (IQS)

·          J.J. Larrañeta (Tecnalia)

·          V. Cozzani (CONPRICI)

·          A. Jovanovic (Steinbeis R-Tech)

·          J. Meulenbrugge (TNO)

·          O. Salvi (INERIS)


. Round table introduced by short statements followed by a discussion with the audience

            Expectations related to industrial safety

            Role of ETPIS

            Resources needed


Invited participants / panelists:

CEOC: Drewin Nieuwenhuis, Secretary General

ENERO: Ronald Albers, President 

EPSC: Richard Gowland, Director

ESF: Henk Van Houtte, Secretary General


. Discussions with the audience

17:45 – 18:00


Conclusions of the meeting



19:00 – 21:00

Networking Dinner