WELCOME TO THE

5th International Safety Education Seminar

REACHING OUT, HOW TO INVOLVE PEOPLE IN FIRE SAFETY

 

19 – 20 NOVEMBER, 2019
ANTWERP, BELGIUM

Dear Colleagues,

As the organizers of the 5th International Safety Education Seminar, we are delighted to invite you on the 19th and 20th of november 2019. On this seminar attendees from different countries will gather to exchange experiences concerning fire safety awareness. Themes like research, focus on target audiences, communication, innovation and behavioral change including overseas experiences will be presented and discussed.

The congress is intended for all people dealing with (fire) safety issues and who are daily committed to improve fire safety awareness and endorse sharing knowledge.

During the coffee breaks and lunches our exhibitors will present their innovations in the field of fire safety in the living environment.

We hope to see you all!

Best regards,

The organising committee

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Programme at a glance

Welcoming and introduction

08:15 Registration & coffee and visiting exhibition
09:00 Introduction and welcoming Veerle De Decker (BE)
09:10 Opening address Bert Brugghemans (BE) & guest speaker

Theme 1: Research

10:00 Cases Joost Ebus (NL)
10:30 Coffee Break

Theme 2: Getting connected with the community 1

11:00 Pop-up Luk Van Cauwenberghe (BE)
11:30 Research on neuromarketing and the use in the safety area Kristian Pentus (EST)

Keynote 1

12:00 NFPA Ecosystem Meredith Hawes (US)
13:00 Lunch

Theme 3: Target audiences

14:00 Staywise Chris Bigland (UK)
14:30 BeFireSafe@School Taina Hanhikoski(FIN)
15:00 Behavioral influence among the elderly Margo Karemaker (NL)
15:30 Coffee Break

Keynote 2

16:00 UL Xplore Labs : Fire investigations for kids Kelly Keena & Cara Gizzi (US)
16:50 Wrap-up and closing remarks of the seminar Veerle De Decker (BE)
17:00 End of day 1

Social Program

19:30 HORTA

Welcoming

08:30 Assemble and prepare for meeting

Theme 4: Getting connected with the community 2

09:00 Wild about safety Disneyland  Sofie Pedemonte (FR)
09:30 Live fire-safe Arne Dewaet & Koen Maertens (BE)
10:00 Estonian approach to reduce fire casualties  Heidi Mõttus (EST)
10:30 Coffee Break  

Theme 5: Data support

11:00 Domestic fire statistics  Rene Hagen (NL)
11:30 EVAPREM Brita Somerkoski (FIN)

Keynote 3

12:00 UL safety index and data driven decisions  David Wroth (US)
13:00 Lunch  

Theme 6: Innovative approach

14:00 Civil protection public safety  Malin Niklasson (SWE)
14:30 Hackaton tbc
15:00 Coffee Break  

Keynote 4

15:30 Take a new look at fire prevention education  Becki White (US)
16:20 Wrap-up and closing remarks of the seminar  Veerle De Decker (BE)
16:30 End of seminar

Speakers

Veerle De Decker

Veerle De Decker

Belgium

Manager Fire Prevention, Antwerp Fire Service

Bert Brugghemans

Bert Brugghemans

Belgium

Fire Commissioner, Antwerp Fire Service

Joost Ebus

Joost Ebus

The Netherlands

Researcher IFV, Institute for Safety

Arne Dewaet

Arne Dewaet

Belgium

Sergeant, fire region Oost Vlaams Brabant

Koen Maertens

Koen Maertens

Belgium

Managing Director Oscare, Antwerp

Kristian Pentus

Kristian Pentus

Estonia

PhD student, lecturer and scientist, University of Tartu

Meredith Hawes

Meredith Hawes

USA

Regional Education Specialist, NFPA

Chris Bigland

Chris Bigland

UK

Deputy Chief fire Officer, Hertfordshire Fire and Rescue Service, UK Programme Executive Staywise

Taina Hanhikoski

Taina Hanhikoski

Finland

Senior Specialist International Relations, The Finish National Rescue Association SPEK

Margo Karemaker

Margo Karemaker

The Netherlands

IFV, Institute for Safety

Kelly Keena

Kelly Keena

USA

Director of Education and Outreach, Underwriters Laboratories Inc.

Cara Gizzi

Cara Gizzi

USA

VP Education and Outreach Team, Underwriters Laboratories Inc.

Sophie Pedemonte

Sophie Pedemonte

France

The Walt Disney Company

Luk Vancauwenberghe

Luk Vancauwenberghe

Belgium

Fire prevention coordinator for the Fluvia fire zone

Heidi Möttus

Heidi Möttus

Estland

Chief Specialist, Estonian Rescue Board

René Hagen

René Hagen

The Netherlands

Lector, IFV, Institute for Safety

Brita Somerkoski

Brita Somerkoski

Finland

Senior Research Fellow, Department of Teacher Education, University of Turku

David Wroth

David Wroth

USA

Director, Data Science, Underwriters Laboratories Inc.

Malin Niklasson

Malin Niklasson

Sweden

Fire protection engineer, MSB (Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency)

Becki White

Becki White

USA

Assistant Chief of Training and Prevention, Eden Prairie Fire Department

Registration

Attending the International Safety Education Seminar on

November 19th and 20th

EARLY BIRD (till 23/09) 175 euro
NORMAL (from 24/09) 200 euro
FOR INDUSTRY 595 euro

November 19th or 20th

EARLY BIRD (till 23/09) 95 euro
NORMAL (from 24/09) 120 euro
FOR INDUSTRY 395 euro

Social event November 19th

85 euro

Location

HORTA Art Nouveau Congress Center

The HORTA Art Nouveau Congress Center is located in the city center, in the middle of the shopping area, near to the Grand Theater and the Meir, the most important shopping street of Antwerp.

Hopland 2
2000 Antwerp
Belgium

Hotel reservations for ISES 2019 (with discount)

Social programme & seminar dinner

HORTA Art Nouveau Congress Center

The HORTA Art Nouveau Congress Center is located in the city center, in the middle of the shopping area, near to the Grand Theater and the Meir, the most important shopping street of Antwerp.

Hopland 2
2000 Antwerp
Belgium

The European Fire Safety Week will bring together the fire safety community and its regulators through a 4-day programme to take stock on technology, regulation and programmes and propose an EU action plan to reduces fires and their impact in Europe.

The EU Fire Safety Week aims to raise awareness on fires safety toward EU policy makers, engage stakeholders to share best practices within EU Member States, and formulate recommendations to solve gaps in knowledge, data, legislation and standards related to fire and electrical safety.

More on: www.firesafetyweek.eu

Sponsors & Exhibitors

This seminar is made possible thanks to: Netwerk Brandweer and the European Fire Safety Alliance.

Exhibitors

Our exhibitors who help make the International Safety Education Seminar a powerful event:
Please contact us partners@ises2019.eu if you are interested in exhibit options.

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