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    European Dangerous Goods Days "Dangerous goods make the world go round"

    The Meeting of the European Dangerous Goods Family

    4/10/19 | 1:00 PM – 4:15 PM time

    Congress Center Leipzig (CCL)
    180,00 euro (incl. VAT + ticket to the trade fair + seminar material).

    Leipzig Trade Fair in cooperation with the European Association of dangerous goods Safety Advisers (EASA)

    Press contact

    Marie Leib
    Phone: +49 341 / 678 8663
    E-Mail: m.leib@leipziger-messe.de

    German, English

    registration: Registration on www.ggs-messe.de/tickets is compulsory !

    For members of dangerous goods associations no fees apply. Please contact your association.

    conference language: English (simultaneous translation into German)


    Opening & keywords
    Markus Geisenberger, Chief Executive Officer Leipziger Messe GmbH
    Prof. Dr. Norbert Müller, past President EASA as chairman
    Maria Nicopulos, President EASA

    13:15 - 14:30
    Dangerous Goods Regulations: amendments year 2019 (excluding lithium batteries)
    What is new in ADR/RID, IMDG Code and IATA DGR?
    Prof.Dr. Norbert Müller, past President EASA

    14:30 - 15:00 Coffee & tea

    15:00 - 15:15
    DGSA examination: need for harmonization?

    • exam in writing: questions: catalogues: easy or complicate? Structure (MC, open, case studies)
    • exam in oral
    • tresholds to pass the examination
    • Results of a survey of EASA; initiatives, results
    Jesper Hornum, EASA

    15:15 - 16:15
    Dangerous goods training: need for improvements?
    DGSA has to monitor "proper training" of the company's employees
    ( ADR/RID): which taining is proper"?
    DG training under

    • ADR/RID: history (marginal 10316), status
    • IMDG Code: - not mandatory (
    • ICAO TI/IATA DGR: until 2020/2022, as from 2021/2023 (competence based training)

    Initiatives EASA: Do we need
    • a training matrix in ADR/RID as in IMDG Code and ICAO TI/IATA DGR?
    • minimum standards for qualification of DGSA (e.g. practical excercises)
    Maria Nicopulos and Zsuzsanna Sass, EASA


    09:30 - 10:15
    Dangerous Goods Regulations: amendments year 2019/2021 focus lithium batteries
    Prof.Dr. Norbert Müller, past President EASA

    10:15 - 10:30
    Transport of lithium battery powered motor cycles
    Jesper Hornum, EASA

    10:30 - 11:00 Coffee & Tea

    11:00 - 11:30
    Outside dangerous regulations: What does a DGSA need to know about the transport of

    • explosives
    • radioactives
    • waste
    in Europe if trouble in transport should be avoided?
    Imre Elek, EASA

    11:30 - 12:30
    Use the forum to place your comments and ideas.

    Conclusions & Closing
    Hand-out of training certificates
    Prof.Dr. Norbert Müller, past President EASA

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