On May 27 the first European Asbestos Forum will take place in the inspiring setting of Hotel Krasnapolski in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. This conference offers you a new European platform to discuss the many challanges and changes in the field of asbestos. It is also an opportunity to learn from each other across boarders and to expand your network on an (inter)national level.
The program is announced. It looks exciting and attracts the interest from all over Europe and the US. Speakers will be: drs. Marcelis Boereboom (Director General of the Ministry for Social Affairs and Employment), Dr. Richard Lemen(USPHS (ret.) Ph.D., M.S.P.H., retired US Assistant Surgeon General and Acting Director of US National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health), prof.dr. Thomas Kraus (Institut für Arbeitsmedizin und Sozialmedizin Aachen), Linda Reinstein (Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization) and many others.
In 2015 the main theme will be Asbestos and Labour: remediation, best practices, threshold values, raising awareness in the workplace, national and European policy, asbestos drama’s and major law suits etc. The newest medical and epidemiological insights will be discussed as well.
Take a look at www.europeanasbestosforum.org.
Regarding our motto Keeping the future in shape Shield Group is pleased to stimulate this new European initiative and to contribute to the program.