Preliminary programme. Further details will follow soon.


10 May 2021

10:00 – 11:00
Registration

11:00 – 11:30
Welcome

11:30 – 12:30
Opening lectures 

12:30 – 13:30
Lunch break

13:30 – 15:30
Session 1:
PPE with smart function

Session 2:
Innovative PPE

15:30 – 16:00
Coffee break

16:00 – 18:00
Session 3:
Development of new materials for PPE
Session 4:
Virtual ergonomics

19:00
Get together
We are looking forward to a nice evening with tasty food, drinks and a lot of good conversations in a lovely location at the hotel.


11 May 2021

08:30 – 10:00
Session 5:
Test methods for PPE
Session F1: 
Firefighter theme day -
New developments

10:00 – 10:20
Coffee break

10:20 – 12:00
Session 6:
Innovative PPE
Session F2:
Firefighter theme day -
Selection care and maintenance 

12:30
Bus transfer to Hohenstein
Be a part of Hohenstein – You will get interesting insights into the Hohenstein state-of-the-art laboratory and learn more about the global testing and research services.

Dinner
Together we will have a nice evening at Vineyard Steinbachhof. In a unique atmosphere, we will enjoy local wine and a delicious menu.

Bus transfer to the Hotel


12 May 2021

08:30 – 10:00
Session 7:
Innovative PPE
Session F3: 
Firefighter theme day -
Comfort

10:00 – 10:30
Coffee break

10:20 – 12:00
Session 8:
Innovative test methods for PPE
Session F4:
Firefighter theme day -
Requirements of firefighter clothes 

12:30 – 13:30
Lunch break

13:30 – 15:30
Session 9:
Requirements and standardization
Session F5:
Firefighter theme day -
New developments

15:30-16:30
Closing


 

First confirmed key note speakers

  • George Havenith (Loughborough University, UK)
  • Emiel Den Hartog (North Carolina State University, US)
  • Henk Vanhoutte (European Safety Federation ivzw, BE)
  • Jan Jordan (RWTH Aachen university, GE)
  • Daniela Zavec (TITERA innovative technologies, SVN)