2018 EHS International Congress

7 - 8 November 2018

ERM will once-again be sponsoring and speaking at the EHS International Congress, to be held in Berlin this November.

This year’s theme – Engaging the Workforce around the Health and Safety Agenda – offers a brilliant networking platform for members of the safety industry. As the agenda states: “The EHS Congress is driven by the latest health & safety thinking, recent case-studies and in-depth research that brings the créme de la créme of Europe’s EHS champions all in one place to share their extensive knowledge.”

Find out more about the 2018 EHS International Congress

ERM at the Congress

ERM will be sponsoring as a Gold Sponsor, and speaking at this year’s congress in Berlin.

Are you getting the full value of your investment in safety?
Wednesday 7 November, 14:10
Edna Besnainou, ERM Partner for Safety Services based in Frankfurt, will share insights at the event during her session. Edna has worked with companies from multiple sectors on improving safety performance by applying ERM’s principles to maximize the value of an organization’s investment in safety.

In addition, ERM will be exhibiting, and senior members of the Safety Services team, including the Global Managing Partner for ERM’s Safety Services, Don Lloyd, and EMEA Regional Leader for Safety Services, Valery Kucherov, will be present.

ERM's Speaker

Edna Besnainou
Partner, Safety Services, Central Europe and Eurasia

Edna Besnainou is a Partner based in the ERM Frankfurt Office with more than 20 years of professional EHS experience. She forms part of ERM’s global safety services team, and analyses internal processes associated with an organization, improving and helping companies through the development of strategies, targeted programs and global roll-outs around safety leadership and culture transformation, competency development and trainings, fatality prevention and contractor safety management. Edna has worked within different industries including high-hazard sectors, partnering with the board, corporate to the facility level to implement programs aligned with local specifics. Edna is a Safety and Environmental Engineer and worked for several years as an EHS Manager within the automotive sector. 

ERM's Participants

Don Lloyd
Managing Partner, Global Safety Services


Valery Kucherov
Partner, Regional Leader Safety Services, EMEA 


Kathleen Goossens
Partner, Safety Services, Southern Europe


Alistair Hocking
Partner, Safety Services, Northern Europe


Thomas Meier
Partner, Safety Services, Central Europe and Eurasia


Peter Franke
Partner, Information Solutions, Global


Sammy Lakshmanan
Partner, Information Solutions, Global


Radisson Blu Hotel
Berlin, Germany

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