03.09.15

April 2016: 2. VdS Conference „Risk Management and Fire Safety” in Istanbul

Second joint conference by VdS, Europe´s No 1 for safety, and the Vienna-based consultancy Risk Experts. // Professionals from different sectors present solutions for fire protection and loss prevention with regional focus on April 25 and 26 in Istanbul.

VdS is again sharing its far more than 100 years of experience in loss prevention with safety experts in Istanbul.

Cologne, September 3 2015. On 25 and 26 April 2016, the 2nd international conference of experts on risk management, loss prevention, and fire protection will take place in Istanbul. Having successfully started this project in late 2014, VdS Loss Prevention (Cologne) and Risk Experts (Vienna) are extending their cooperation in this regard.

During the conference over two days, experts from Germany, Austria, and Turkey who gained their experience all over the world will present a variety of topics: fire risks, operational hazards, business interruption along with corresponding protection concepts in the (automotive) industry and power generation, problems and risks of infrastructure projects, damage due to fire and corresponding repair actions, cyber security, and many other topics. Of course, the particular focus will be upon the regional challenges in Turkey.

Robert Reinermann - managing director of VdS Schadenverhütung - and Michael Buser - managing director of Risk Experts - will be pleased to present the conference. Moreover, the participants will get the opportunity to visit the accompanying trade fair presented by German, Austrian, and Turkish companies. Therefore, the conference will be a perfect platform for exchange of experiences on an international level.

The costs for participation amount to EUR 440.00 (plus VAT) per person. You will get an early bird discount of EUR 70.00 for bookings placed before 01 January 2016. Conference languages will be English and Turkish with simultaneous interpreting.

Please contact Ms. Monika Schreiner (m.schreiner@riskexperts.at) (German / English) or Ms. Nurten Altintas (nurtenaltintas@riskekspert.com.tr) (Turkish / English) for more details.

You are interested in the trade fair: please contact Ms. Sudiye Arigün (sariguen@vds.de) (German / Turkish) or Ms. Ingeborg Schlosser (ischlosser@vds.de) (German / English).

Look up a résumé of the conference 2014 here:
German: www.vds.de/istanbul2014de
English: www.vds.de/istanbul2014en
Turkish: www.vds.de/istanbul2014tr

About VdS

VdS is one of the world's most renowned and prestigious institutions for corpo-rate security and safety, specialising in fire protection, security and natural disaster prevention. The services include risk assessments, on-site inspections, certifications of products, companies and professionals, and a comprehensive training and publication programme.

The VdS seal of approval enjoys an excellent reputation in professional circles and among decision makers. VdS clients include industrial and commercial businesses in all industries, leading international manufacturers, system houses and professional specialists, as well as risk-conscious banks and insurers.

For further information please see: www.vds.de/en

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