Romanian 2016 HSE Management Conference

The Romanian 2016 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. 

The conference organized on June 14 in Bucharest is aimed to be a discussion and networking place for HSE professionals and experts to exchange knowledge, learn, and network. The event brings together industry, government, and academia to share best practices and innovative solutions to be compliant with the rules and regulations. 

Join your peers from leading companies, get exposed to new ideas, and learn from industry experts valuable information in your line of work. 

The 2016 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 149 € + VAT/ person.
The fee includes the participation in the conference sessions,  coffee breaks and lunch, as well as the conference proceedings documents. 

All registration fees mentioned above exclude 20% Romanian VAT. 

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

The Conference Organizer will collect and store your personal datafor the preparation and execution of the conference as well as to inform you about future projects related to your sector and line of work. Your contact data will only be passed on to partners directly involved in the conference organization process as partners for follow-up purposes. If you have any questions about our privacy policy and the processing of your e-mail and related personal data, do not hesitate to write us at




08:30 - 09:00

Delegates registration and welcome coffee

09:00 - 09:05
Opening welcome speech


 Safety Introduction Moment

09:05 - 11:00


Speaker: Dantes Nicolae Bratu, General Inspector of State, Labour Inspection 

  • Presentation title: Analysis of work incidents in Romania 

 Speaker: Doru Darabont, General Director of the National Research and Development Institute of Occupational Safety (INCDPM) - "Alexandru Darabont" 

Speaker: Anca Pricop, Head of Department for Occupational Health and Safety Service within the Social Insurance Division Ministry of Labour, Family and Social Protection 

  • Presentation title: Compliance to health and safety requirements 


Speaker: Mihnea Samoila, Health Manager, OMV Petrom  

  • Presentation title: Leading change for building a health culture: from consumers to coproducers of health and wellbeing 


Speakers - joint presentation: 

Stefania Iandolo, HSE Manager Pirelli EMEA 

Sorin Martian Popescu, HSE Manager Pirelli Tyres Romania 

  • Presentation title: Excellence in Safety-Corporate Change in HSE 


Speaker: Daniela Ionescu, National Sales Director Health Insurance, Allianz-Tiriac 

  • Presentation title: The Employee Benefits Insurance from Allianz-Tiriac – Integrated solutions for companies and team protection 


Speaker: Cornel Marius Radulescu, IH&S and Fire Protection Leader Procter& Gamble  

  • Presentation title: Change Management 


Q&A session 

11:00 - 11:30
Networking coffee break

Networking time and booth stand meetings

11:30 - 13:30


Speaker: Colonel ZARĂ Alexandru-Sorin, Deputy Chief Inspector of the Inspectorate for Emergency Situations (ISU) ' Dealul Spirii "Bucharest-Ilfov region.

Speaker: Dana Afrenie, Principal Consultant, Environmental Resource Management ERM 

  • Presentation title: Building a sustainable safety culture – advanced training & coaching strategies 

Speaker: Annette Nienhaus, Technical Director, Environmental Resource Management ERM 

  • Presentation title: Positive safety & Resilience 


Speaker: Raluca Dina, Project Manager ID Process 

  • Presentation title: Go for zero accidents with Brady Lockout/Tagout solutions and suitable fall protection systems 


Speaker: Elaine Huurman, EMIA BA-SHE Systems & Training Manager AECOM 

  • Presentation title: AECOM Safety for Life 


Speaker: Bogdan Alangiu, 3M Senior Sales Representative 

  • Presentation title: 3M disruptive technologies changing the Safety Industry 


Speaker: Mihail Frasineanu, HSSE CEO Senior Safety Department Manager, OMV Petrom 

  • Presentation title: Road Safety program - Moving from reactive to proactive 


Speaker: Horia Mihai Nicolescu, President of Sigura and Vicepresident Asociatia pentru Securitate la Incendiu 

  • Presentation title: What can be done in Romania for an efficient and proactive fire safety organisational culture 


Speakers - joint presentation: 

Duncan McGinley, Operations Manager, Safety Academys 

Oana Dobre, Sales Manager, Safety Academy 

  • Presentation title: Special solutions for a safe working environment 


Q&A session 

13:30 - 14:30
Networking time and business lunch

Meeting and networking time in the expo zone and business lunch 

Dantes Nicolae Bratu
General Inspector of State, Labour Inspection

Mr. Dantes Nicolae Bratu is the General Inspector of State for Labour Inspection since October 2014. Previously, between April and October 2014 he served as General Secretary for the Department for Equal Opportunities between Women and Men within the Ministry of Labor, Family and Social Protection and between August 2012 and April 2014 he served as Deputy General Secretary for the Ministry of Labor, Family and Social. Mr. Dantes Nicolae Bratu served as General Inspector of State for Labour Inspection also between April 2011 and August 2012.

Doru Darabont
General Director of the National Research and Development Institute of Occupational Safety (INCDPM) - "Alexandru Darabont"

Mr. Doru Darabont is the general director of the National Research and Development Institute of Occupational Safety (INCDPM) - "Alexandru Darabont" since 2014. Between 2012 and 2014 he coordinated the activities of the Department "Technical Work Equipment" Laboratory "Mechanical Risks" and "Risk Electrical Laboratory". He elaborated numerous research papers on health and safety at work, assessment level of security / risk, technical assistance and training operators and improvement in health and safety at work.

Mr. Darabont has a Ph.D. in engineering field of "Engineering Sciences" and a Master diploma in "Management of safety, health and labor relations".

Stefania Iandolo
HSE Manager Europe Middle East Africa India, Pirelli

Stefania Iandolo is HSE Manager Europe Middle East Africa India in Pirelli since 2015 and previously was Environmental Specialist Europe Middle East Africa India in the same Company. From 2001 to 2011 was the HSE Manager in an Italian Rubber Compound Company. She has a very good experience in Environmental and Safety Management Systems.

Colonel ZARĂ Alexandru-Sorin
Deputy Chief Inspector of the Inspectorate for Emergency Situations (ISU)

Colonel ZARĂ Alexandru-Sorin is the deputy chief Inspector of the Inspectorate for Emergency Situations (ISU) ' Dealul Spirii "Bucharest-Ilfov region. He served as deputy chief inspector of ISU " Tara Barsei" of Braşov County. Throughout his career, he held command postings and served as executive officer in the Prevention Inspectorate of the ISU Brasov.

Annette Nienhaus
Technical Director at ERM

Annette Nienhaus is a Technical Director at ERM, a leading sustainability consultancy with more than 5000 employees and a presence in 40 countries worldwide. She holds degrees in Mechanical Engineering (Technical University of Darmstadt, Dipl.-Ing.) and European Energy Economics (University of Applied Sciences Kufstein Tirol) and is a certified H&S Engineer. Ms. Nienhaus has more than 20 years of HSE experience with a focus on safety performance improvement. She supports international companies in various industry sectors including the power, manufacturing, metal-processing, oil & gas and chemical sectors in sustainably improving HSE performance. Her experience ranges from providing strategic HSE management advice over safety culture transformation support, designing and developing HSE management frameworks as well as HSE implementation support. Ms. Nienhaus has previously led the HSE Department of the Physics Research Centre DESY in Hamburg and has worked in international HSE and renewable energy consulting.   

Raluca Dina
Project Manager for ID Process

Raluca Dina has more than 8 years of professional experience in health and safety solutions linked with Lockout Tagout, safety ID, working at height, personal protective equipment, ISO labeling and services including supply, installation, user training, warranty and maintenance of all types of safety systems. She has lead the implementation of dozens of  personalized projects  for a variety of multinational corporations, covering a wide range of industrial sectors like Oil & Gas, Automotive, Utilities, Telecom, FoodBeverage, Wind Energy, Construction and metallurgical industry.


Daniela Ionescu
National Sales Director Health Insurance, Allianz-Tiriac

Daniela Ionescu is a renowned expert in the industry with 13 years experience in the insurance sector and exceptional results in employee benefits area, with a focus on health. Her 10 years of entrepreneurship and telecom sector experience, offered her the real perspective of the business dynamics, from the investor's perspective with reasonable expectations regarding business profitability and correct understanding of the key components thereof: investors, employees, strategy, market and profit.


Sorin Martian Popescu
Health and Safety, Environment and Loss Prevention Manager – Pirelli Tyres Romania

Popescu Sorin Martian is HSE and Loss Prevention manager at Pirelli Tyres Romania SRL since 2008 and he is responsible with the implementation of the Romanian legal requirements in force as well as internal standards for occupational safety, environmental protection and fire protection. He is a graduate of the Oil and Gas University of Ploiesti Faculty of Electro-Mechanics.


Bogdan Alangiu
Senior Sales Representative 3M
Horia Mihai Nicolescu
President of Sigura and Vice-President of ASI - Association for Fire Safety

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.

Mihai Frasineanu
HSSE CEO Senior Safety Department Manager OMV Petrom

Mihai Frasineanu is the head of Safety Department within HSSE Corporate and he manages occupational and operational Safety aspects in Corporate Executive office division. With an academic background in Engineering and Health & Safety, Mihai joined OMV Petrom in 1998 and worked as engineer, supervisor, Logistic coordinator, Transportation safety expert and Operational safety manager. International collaborations with IOGP transportation Safety committee and EU Transportation safety Council, managing group wide commitment assumed on road safety topic.

Mihnea Samoila
Health Management Department of OMV Petrom SA

Mihnea Samoila is leading the Health Management Department of OMV Petrom SA and is member of the Board of Directors of PetroMed Solutions SRL, the provider of medical services for OMV Petrom, consisting of a network of 25 clinics and over 100 medical staff. He is also member of the Healthcare Taskforces of the Foreign Investors Council and of Coalitia pentru Dezvoltarea Romaniei. Previously, he worked as Program Coordinator in Romania for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria.

He started as a medical doctor in two of the main hospitals in Bucharest. Later on he graduated a Master in Public Health (Karolinska Institutet Stockholm) and a Leadership Course for Public Health in Europe (Maastricht University).

Cornel Marius Radulescu
IH&S and Fire Protection Leader Procter& Gamble

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
Principal Consultant, Environmental Resource Management ERM
Elaine Huurman
EMIA BA-SHE Systems & Training Manager AECOM
Oana Dobre
Sales Manager, Safety Academy

Oana is a safety professional with experience and expertise of more than 10 years in the industry. With her role of Sales Manager inside Petroleum Safety Solutions and Safety Academy, she is leading important projects for customers known as market leaders in the industry. Very determined, positive, optimistic and focused on solutions, Oana is the "go to" person when the task of choosing the right solution is hard.

Duncan McGinley
Operations Manager, Safety Academy
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Hotel Intercontinental

The Romanian 2016 HSE Management Conference will be organized at the InterContinental Hotel in Bucharest.

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

Conference participants benefit from special accommodation rates based on availability.

Please send your accommodation requests directly to:
Mrs. Simona Sercan – Senior Convention Sales Manager

Registration: Conference  participation fee is 149 € + 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
The fee includes the participation in the conference sessions,  coffee breaks and lunch, as well as the conference proceedings documents. 
All registration fees mentioned above exclude 20% Romanian VAT. 

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