06/10/2016 - 07/10/2016

The International Conference INDEX 2016 - Chemical Safety will take place on 6-7 October 2016 in Cracow, Poland. INDEX conference is a cycle of debates, and events with participants from Poland and abroad. We have 150 – 200 visitors each year. Overall, we have had 500 experts on the process security and explosion safety in the industry so far.

The main objective of the conference is to invite and gather experts representing the industry and allow them to exchange their knowledge and experience regarding the safety procedures in production. Moreover, the event will also be a great opportunity to discuss the legal rammifications and regulations on the subject of implementation in companies. Apart from lectures, the conference will also include a practical demonstration of safety measures in a form of a controlled explosion.

This year's agenda for the conference includes:

  • 6th-7th October 2016 (between 9.00 – 16.00) – lecture and debates during the plenary assembly.
  • 6th October 2016 (in the evening) – explosion demonstration and celebratory dinner (informal opportunity for business interaction)

The upcoming 4th edition will focus on the following:

  • Functional, Explosive, Process and Fire Safety.
  • SEVESO III Directive
  • HAZOP - operational capabilities and danger analysis as a crucial element of the process risk managment.

The conference is dedicated to:

  • representatives of the chemical, petrochemical and offshore sector
  • pharmacy, paint industry
  • design and engineering offices
  • government agencies, insurance companies

including representatives of the following departments:

  • managment and engineers
  • technical and maintenance
  • people responsible for safety measures within an organization

Contact details:


CBE POLSKA, tel/fax: +48 22 82 77 123, e-mail:
website: http://cbepolska.pl/en/events.html

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