The second annual edition of the Romanian HSE Management Conference is dedicated to provide a platform of best practice sharing for those developing and integrating strategic safety and health programs within companies.
Join your peers from leading companies, get exposed to new ideas, and learn from industry experts valuable information in your line of work.
The 2017 HSE Management Conference is set to be a must-attend event for everyone across the industry and beyond. It is expected to attract international and local industry specialists, operational and HSE staff, key service providers, government representatives and regulators.
It provides an essential forum for the industry to share knowledge, lessons and expertise and work together to achieve high HSE standards across all of the industry’s activities.
“The future of H&S management through performance and innovation”
Who Should Attend
- Health, safety, and environment specialists
- Health, safety, and environment engineers
- Safety and operations managers
- Compliance officers
- Environmental professionals
- Business development managers
- Other professionals concerned with health, safety, or the environment
Language: English and Romanian (with simultaneous translation provided)
Registration: Conference participation fee is 129 € + VAT/ person.
The fee includes the participation in the conference sessions, coffee breaks and lunch, as well as the conference proceedings documents.
Registration conditions: The program and the speakers are subject to change. Should the conference be cancelled due to force majeure, unavailability of the conference venue, speakers being prevented or for other good cause, the organizer reserves the right to cancel the conference. In case of cancellation all participants will be informed promptly. In this case, all registration fees will be reimbursed.
Substitution and cancellation policy
After registering for the Event, if you cancel your attendance more than one week prior to the date of the Event, you will receive a full refund of the amount of your payment. If you cancel within one weeks of the date of the Event, you will not be eligible for a refund; however, substitutions can be arranged with no extra cost from within a company or organization. No refunds for no shows. Cancellation requests must be received in writing.
Data protection and sharing of contact details
|08:30 - 09:00||
Participants registration and welcome networking coffee
|09:00 - 10:30||
WHY HEALTH AND SAFETY? LEGISTALTION AND COMPLIANCE ISSUES
|10:30 - 10:45||
Coffee Networking Break
|10:45 - 12:00||
FATALITY/ CRITICAL HAZARDS AND CONTRACTOR MANAGEMENT
|12:00 - 12:15||
Coffee Networking Break
|12:15 - 13:30||
SAFETY CULTURE TRANSFORMATION
Panel moderated by Gino Laios - EHS & Securitty Manager Romania & Bulgaria, Philip Morris
|13:30 - 14:30||
Final conference networking lunch and individual meetings
Ms. Anca Pricop is Head of Department for Occupational Health and Safety Service within the Social Insurance Division Ministry of Labour, Family and Social Protection
Senior architect with over 45 years experience in industrial architecture (nuclear) research, design and fire safety. Currently President of group of companies Sigura, responsible for strategy and implementation in group companies the most modern materials, equipment and fire safety systems, with consulting and staff training in this area. Founder and president of APROCOR - Romanian Association for Promoting Manufacturing Execution using Rapid Technologies. Founding Member and Vice-President of ASI - Association for Fire Safety. Author of numerous articles, a member of NFPA, specialist IAEA for fire safety in the nuclear field, consultant and coordinating technical programs and research, standards and norms for fire safety in nuclear and civilian trainer of specialists in the field of security management at fire authorized representative in Romania of numerous foreign companies in the field of fire safety.
Mr. Cornel Radulescu is an experienced professional, with almost 20 years in safety and fire protection programs. Bachelor degree in Chemistry Engineering and master diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Risk Assessment. Holder of Civil Defense and Fire protection certificates. Certified auditor on ISO 9001, ISO 19011 and ISO 14001. Fully trained & qualified for HS&E programs, IH&S, Fire Protection and other systems.
Dana Afrenie has an academic background in chemistry engineering and environmental sciences and 15 years of experience in chemical processing, HSEQ management and advisory services. Prior to joining ERM, after the opening of its new office in Romania in 2007, Mrs Afrenie worked for 6 years at the Doljchim Chemical Plant, the Chemical Division of Petrom, owned by OMV. Mrs. Afrenie provides her comprehensive knowledge of HSE issues with particular focus on Romanian industries and country specifics regulatory requirements. As a Principal Consultant with ERM, Mrs. Afrenie has been extensively involved in multiple Environmental Due-Diligence Assessments, Compliance and for Health & Safety projects for clients in different industry sectors throughout Romania, such as chemical industry, oil & gas, food, manufacturing of cosmetic hair care and body care products, animal rearing, manufacturing of agrochemical products (pesticides, seed dressing and fertilizers), production & bottling of non-alcoholic refreshing beverages, automotive and metallurgical industry.
Duncan is the Managing Director of both Petroleum Safety Solutions & Safety Academy. He is an entrepreneur who started his career in Hotel Management. Duncan has international experience from Australasia to Europe and finally Romania. Duncan has always had a keen interest in Business Management and Occupational health & safety. Duncan & his teams train, service & supply the largest companies in Telecommunications, Oil & gas, Food & Beverage, Construction & Automotive with professional,certified training's and solutions.
With over 20 years of experience, Gino has been directly involved in a series of international and local strategic projects in areas of operations, finance, investment, acquisitions and environment, health, safety and security. He started his career in the hotel industry, participated to the development and construction of the Philip Morris factory in Otopeni (Romania) and other Philip Morris factories within Europe and Asia as part of the management and project teams and also as coordinator from central function.
Since 2015, Gino leads the environment, health, safety and security department of Philip Morris with responsibilities for the legal entities and markets of Romania and Bulgaria.
Iulian has more than 10 years of experience with DuPont, in various roles: BD Manager, Project Manager, Principal Consultant, Trainer. His experience spans several industries, as manufacturing, building construction, trading, energy, chemistry, oil & gas - with assignments in Romania and Europe. He is a Mechanical Engineer, with an MBA degree.
As an independent HSEQ Professional, in everything that he does, Constantin POPA cares, most of all, about people – because people are the ones that do and undo everything. Regarding his experience, Constantin brought value in different projects, as an HSEQ Professional, in multicultural demanding work environments, in different geographic areas (throughout Europe, Mexico, West Africa and Middle East) and in different industries like Constructions Fire Safety, Offshore and Onshore drilling, Oil and gas Construction -Refineries, Naval Constructions and Operations, Wind Industry HSEQ and not only. He is a passionate alumni and tutor for NEBOSH and IADC courses and enjoys bringing value, student by student. Back in the days he was a university assistant professor at the Fire Safety Engineering Faculty, in Bucharest. PhD in Energetics, he has also all certificates that allow him to act as O&H Risk Assessor and ISO auditor according to Romanian & E.U. legislation.
Seamus joined Branach in 2016 to lead the company through it next phase of growth. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration.
Prior to joining Branach he worked in a senior leadership role in a joint venture between State Grid of China and Singapore Power. He has held senior leadership roles in a number of industries including Power Utilities, Consumer Goods and Automotive Safety. Seamus has extensive international experience particularly in Asia, Germany, Ireland and Australia.
Martin Dreiseitel is President & CEO at F&R Worldwide, a Bucharest based consulting and engineering firm providing environmental, geotechnical, construction support and health & safety services. He holds a degree (Dipl.-Ing.) in Environmental Engineering from the University of Applied Life Sciences in Vienna and has 20 years of experience, most of which have been devoted to sustainable development and management of environmental and health & safety risks. Mr. Dreiseitel is a Coach and Trainer certified according to ISO/IEC 17024 delivering trainings for companies and institutions.
Mr. Militaru is a man of heights, addicted to mountains, an avid mountain climber, accredited by IRATA and a certified mountain rescuer and gifted trainer.
He coordinates Eolica’s Division of Safety at height, a business created from passion and experience. Mr. Militaru's key words are: Build and develop, Cooperation and partnership, Allegiance and respect.
Russell Powell joined ERM after a stint running an independent consultantcy. Prior to this he was the Corporate Operations Integrity Manager forChina Light and Power (CAPCO), an Exxon Mobil Affiliate in Hong Kong; a Senior Consultant for Safety Projects International (Canada); Safety Risk Management for Eskom (South Africa) and has worked within the Trade Union movement.
Russell has over 24 years of experience in Occupational Health, Safety, Quality and Environment Management as well as Integrated Management Systems.
Eduard Smîdu is the head of the Risk Assessment - Safety and Health Management Laboratory (ERMSSM) at National Research and Development Institute of Occupational Safety (INCDPM) - "Alexandru Darabont" since 2014.
With almost 20 years experience in HSE, he elaborated numerous research papers on health and safety at work, and have expertise in level of risk assessment, technical assistance, training operators and improvement in health and safety at work.
Simona Dinca graduated the Polytechnic Faculty of Bucharest as Automotive Engineer and holds a Master diploma in Business Administration of IDE CNAM.She has an overall sales and management experience of 25 years out of that 16 years in security systems/ integration and 4 years in labor, health and environmental security.
Managing over 20 strategic direct accounts and 9 distributors over 2 countries, she has set the basis of stable and sustainable growth of the Brady business, throughout it's entire solution and product portfolio.
Experience in Sales totalling over 15 years within all levels of an organisation as Sales Executive, Sales manager, International Account manager and Head of Sales in Ltd companies and PLC environments. As a Bachelor of Business Administration knowledgeable about kpi's and balance sheets whilst understanding the commercial pressures of challenging markets. Manager of a team of sales executives. Consistently improving sales figures, client relationships with the ability to determine, create and roll out a strategic plan for future growth. Responsibility for maintaining and expanding customer base throughout Europe, seeking partnerships and performing market research. development, launch and growth of new products and route to markets with individual strategies forindividual market places.
Mr. Bosie has the NEBOSH certification IGC1, ICC1, ICC2, Accident Investigator – Ian Langston. He is a graduate of the Technical University “Gheorghe Asachi”, Iasi, Construction Civil Engineer, Risk Assessor, H&S Coordinator, Internal auditor
Brady Corporation is an international manufacturer and marketer of complete solutions that identify and protect people, products and places. Brady’s products help customers increase safety, security, productivity and performance and include high-performance labels, signs, safety devices, printing systems and software.
Founded in 1914, the company has a diverse customer base in electronics, telecommunications, manufacturing, electrical, construction, education, medical, aerospace and a variety of other industries. Brady is headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and as of August 1, 2014, employed approximately 6,400 people in its worldwide businesses. Brady’s fiscal 2014 sales were approximately $1.23 billion. Brady stock trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol BRC.
DuPont (NYSE: DD) has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services since 1802. The company believes that by collaborating with customers, governments, NGOs, and thought leaders, we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment. For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation, please visit: www.dupont.com
Denkstatt Romania is one of the most important sustainability consultancy company in Romania which delivers services toward sustainable development of private companies as well as public institutions. Denkstatt Romania ”drive the changes toward a sustainable society” and thus develops solutions in close cooperation with its clients from the industrial and public sector which ensure that decisions taken today will meet tomorrow’s ecological and societal challenges. Projects implemented for its industrial clients focus on strategic innovation as well as increasing operating efficiency - from an ecological, social as well as economic point of view. In order to achieve this, denkstatt addresses issues such as strategy development, resource management, corporate carbon foot-printing as well as product design and operational management including HSE legal compliance.
Looking for excellence in the area of sustainability, denkstatt is looking for solving challenges with its clients, strengthening the potential of improvements and supporting the proactive initiative from any sectors.
Environmental Resources Management (ERM) is a leading global provider of environmental, health, safety, risk, social consulting services and sustainability related services.We have more than 160 offices in over 40 countries and territories employing more than 5,000 people who work on projects around the world. ERM is committed to providing a service that is consistent, professional and of the highest quality to create value for our clients. Over the past three years we have worked for more than 50 per cent of the Global Fortune 500 delivering innovative solutions for business and selected government clients helping them understand and manage the sustainability challenges that the world is increasingly facing.
Petroleum Safety Solutions is market leader in the oil & gas industry, official partner of number 1 producers in the world in the oil & gas safety industry: Red Wing Shoes, Ringers Gloves, Capital Safety Group,Branach Ladders.
Skanska Romania is an innovative developer and constructor of green office buildings creating friendly environment for business growth. The company has been operating in Romania since 2011 and is part of the Skanska Group, world leader in project development and construction. The projects of Skanska Romania offer top-quality office space at great locations, which ensures success and satisfaction of tenants and investors. All the investments of Skanska Romania will undergo LEED certification process confirming their compliance with the principles of sustainable development, optimal energy consumption and superior work environment. The first office complex developed in Romania is Green Court Bucharest and they started in January 2017 the construction works for Campus 6, the office destination in central-west area of Bucharest
In partnership with your company, Ansell strives to keep workers safe through improving productivity, protection and comfort. For over 100 years, our high-performance solutions have helped safeguard millions of people in the most diverse industries around the world.
As a global leader in protection solutions, we permanently invest in innovation to further improve our products. From hand to body protection, every Ansell product is developed to offer the ideal blend of comfort, performance and security.
Ejendals is a Swedish company that for generations has specialized in developing manufacturing and marketing high-quality products that protect hands and feet. In close collaboration with researchers and our customers we design products that deliver the highest standard of protection durability and ergonomics. What we sell is a complete safety concept which aims to reduce accidents through quality products education and safety inspections. From our corporate head office in Leksand Sweden we envision a safer day with zero injuries to hands and feet.
Our main product brands are TEGERA®-gloves and JALAS®-shoes.
Eolica's divisions are all having connection with work-at-height.
While the Fall Protection division supplies PPE and installs fall protection systems, provides consultancy, audits, inspections and trainings for work-at-height, the Rope Access one is every day somewhere at height, providing all kind of services, using ropes and personell' abilities. The Wind Turbine division helps turbines keep spinning all day long. Our staff is accredited by both, IRATA and GWO. We consider that the true value of a well done job comes from the customers and can be measured by the level of their satisfaction.
Our team struggles to achieve performance through consistency; we have zero tolerance for mediocrity. We are passionately and greatly involved in all aspects of work-at-height. Every day. All day long. That's the only way we can climb to the very top.
F&R Worldwide was established in November 2005 and is headquartered in Bucharest, Romania. Our parent company, Froehling & Robertson, Inc., based in Richmond, Virginia, has provided outstanding environmental, geotechnical and engineering services for its clients in the U.S. and abroad for over 125 years. We recently completed a strategic joint venture with SGDA Europe in 2008, to create a multinational team of engineers and scientists, with offices in Central and Eastern Europe and the United States
InterContinental Bucharest is a five star hotel that provides a highclass background for conferences, receptions and other types of events. Located right in the center of Bucharest, it is within walking distance from the Old City – Bucurestiul Vechi. The main subway station and the central bus station are just across the street. There are also taxi ranks directly in front of the hotel.
Special accommodation rates and hotel reservation
Summit participants benefit from special accommodation rates. Please send your accommodation requests directly to:
Mrs. Simona Sercan – Senior Convention Sales Manager
Registration: Conference participation fee is 129 € + VAT/ person.
- We have a number of rooms reserved for a special delegate rate at the InterContinental Hotel in Bucharest. Contact us for details at firstname.lastname@example.org
All registration fees mentioned above exclude 19% Romanian VAT.