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European Rail Safety Days on 3 - 5 November 2021

European Rail Safety Days on 3 - 5 November 2021

3-5 Nov 2021

Location: Porto

European Union Agency for Railways (ERA)


3 - 5 November 2021


Following the successful Safety Summit in 2018, it is our pleasure to announce the European Rail Safety Days, which will be held on 3 - 5 November 2021 in Porto, in cooperation with Portugal. 

The European Rail Safety Days aim to inspire, offer networking opportunities and exchange knowledge across the industry. It is a unique opportunity for European rail leaders and professionals to meet and reflect on the safety developments within and outside the sector. Sharing cross-industry lessons to drive cultural change is paramount to accomplish the goal of Europe as world leader in railway safety. 

The event will provide the setting to exchange such good practices. It is open to all European rail professionals.

Conference topics will be:

  • Cultural changes > Create a common understanding of the European railway safety culture model and how it can be used as a framework to achieve sustainable and safe performance.
  • Safety leadership > Design and implement initiatives to develop safety leadership skills targeting rail safety managers at all levels
  • Maintenance of the railway system > How to consider the maintenance partners as stakeholders in railway safety?

The agenda and the registration to the conference will be available in September. 

For any further questions, please contact the conference team