Objectives of the PPE Conference

  1. To pinpoint long term end-user driven innovation demands and to identify key research and technology trends as elements for a road map for innovation. This includes market development assuring added value to PPE buyers and high levels of performance to end-users in a multi-risk environment.

  2. To identify incentives & barriers for innovation from legislation, norms and standards and best practices of safety at the workplace. Identification of context specific and realistic norms, of innovative procurement systems including product service systems.

  3. To provide a forum for value-chain dialogue and policy agenda setting for suppliers and end-users of PPE. Enable interaction between participants in parallel sessions, poster sessions and matchmaking.