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  • 2015-03-31T10:00:00+02:00
  • 2015-03-31T15:30:00+02:00




Lithuania - In safe workplaces stress can be managed

Mar 31, 2015 from 10:00 AM to 03:30 PM
Radisson Blu Hotel, Klaipėda

The seminar aims to inform attendees about stress and psychosocial risks in the workplace, provide tips on how to assess and manage these phenomena, present risks of psychoactive substance abuse, and suggest possible solutions.


  • Dalius Bitaitis, Focal Point Manager, Technical Supervision Service of Lithuania
  • Dr. Gediminas Navaitis, Professor and psychologist
  • Dr. Birutė Pajarskienė, Institute of Hygiene, Occupational Health department
  • Rūta Gedminienė, Chief Specialist, Drug, Tobacco and Alcohol Control Department
  • 2015-04-21T09:00:00+02:00
  • 2015-04-21T16:30:00+02:00




Czech Republic - Prevention of stress at work in the energy sector

Apr 21, 2015 from 09:00 AM to 04:30 PM
Hotel Astra, Kladno

The aim of this campaign seminar is to inform participants about work-related stress and its consequences and prevention methods, as well as to present the Healthy Workplaces Manage Stress campaign. The participants will also have the opportunity to learn about upcoming OSH legislation and new procedures for recording injuries at work in the Czech Republic.


  • Dr David Michalik, National Focal Point, Occupational Safety Research Institute
  • Dr Petra Vavrova, Palacky’s University, Olomouc
  • Dr Eva Dandova, Czech-Moravian Confederation of Trade Unions
  • Ing Jan Sobora, Labour Inspection Office, Central Bohemia region
  • Jaroslav Bek, Prague’s Energy Utility (Prazska energetika)
  • 2015-04-27T00:00:00+02:00
  • 2015-04-28T23:55:00+02:00




Healthy Workplaces Good Practice Awards Ceremony & Latvian EU Presidency Conference on Occupational Safety and Health

Apr 27, 2015 12:00 AM to Apr 28, 2015 11:55 PM
LV Riga

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  • 2015-04-28T09:00:00+02:00
  • 2015-04-28T15:30:00+02:00




Czech Republic – Prevention of stress at work in the energy sector

Apr 28, 2015 from 09:00 AM to 03:30 PM
Hotel Dap, Prague

This seminar is organised on the occasion of the World Day for Safety and Health at Work and aims to promote the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases. Addressing the defence sector specifically, the seminar will focus on the psychosocial risks, prevention methods and work accidents that affect this sector, along with the new legislation and injury reporting systems being introduced in the Czech Republic. The seminar will also present the Healthy Workplaces Manage Stress campaign to the participants.


  • Ing Antonin Rada, Deputy, Department of Supervision and Control, Ministry of Defense
  • Dr Radek Tolar, Head, State Supervision Department, Ministry of Defense
  • Daniela Kubickova, National Focal Point, Occupational Safety Research Institute
  • Ing Jitka Jochova, Coordinator of OSH, Ministry of Defense
  • Dr Petra Vavrova, Palacky’s University, Olomouc
  • Robert Krepinsky, Chairman, Committee for Legislation, Council for OSH
  • Bc Zdenek Senk, OSH expert
  • 2015-04-28T09:45:00+02:00
  • 2015-04-28T16:45:00+02:00




EFFAT: Taking an active role in managing stress and psychosocial risks

Apr 28, 2015 from 09:45 AM to 04:45 PM
Esplanade Zagreb Hotel, Croatia

EFFAT, the European Federation of Food, Agriculture and Tourism Trade Unions, is holding their annual European Works Councils conference in Zagreb, Croatia on 28 April. This year’s theme for the event will be ‘taking an active role in managing stress and psychosocial risks’. The full day conference will shed light on various aspects of psychosocial risks and stress in the workplace. It will feature an overview of the campaign and European policies aimed at tackling the issue, the presentation of a good practice examples from Autogrill, and working groups designed to foster management of the issue. EFFAT brings together 127 national trade unions in the food, agriculture and tourism sector from 38 European countries, so this international event is bound to raise awareness among their members.  

  • 2015-05-20T00:00:00+02:00
  • 2015-05-23T23:55:00+02:00




Respectful and effective leadership - managing people and organizations in turbulent times.

May 20, 2015 12:00 AM to May 23, 2015 11:55 PM
NO Oslo
  • 2015-06-18T08:30:00+02:00
  • 2015-06-19T17:30:00+02:00




Employee Assistance European Forum - Annual Conference on Duty of care in the workplace

Jun 18, 2015 08:30 AM to Jun 19, 2015 05:30 PM
Tryp Madrid Atocha Hotel, Calle de Atocha, 83, Madrid

This year’s Employee Assistance European Forum Annual Conference will focus on ‘Duty of Care in the Workplace – the Role of Employee Assistance Programmes’.

During this two-day conference, experts and pioneers of Employee Assistance programmes will share their experiences and expertise on the themes of employee wellbeing and resilience, and how these can improve business performance. The topic of stress in the workplace is a red thread that runs throughout the event with several sessions linking back to the issue. Attendees will also have the opportunity to participate in workshops exploring different aspects of ‘Duty of Care’, and related challenges, such as the coaching of workers with depression or burn out complaints.

Keynote speakers:

  • Wilmar B. Schaufeli - distinguished research professor at Leuven University, Belgium and full professor of Work and Organizational Psychology at Utrecht University, The Netherlands.
  • Marta Benetti Genolini - one of the first consultants to introduce the concept of the EAP to the Italian market and companies.
  • Laura Sinatra - free professional working on two main areas: soft-skills training in corporate environments and employee assistance programmes.
  • Tony Maplesden - chartered engineer and experienced project manager; he will be speaking about ‘stress in leadership’.
  • Neil Greenberg - academic psychiatrist based at King's College London UK, and consultant occupational and forensic psychiatrist
  • 2015-07-07T00:00:00+02:00
  • 2015-07-10T23:55:00+02:00




14th European Congress of Psychology (ECP): Linking technology and psychology: feeding the mind, energy for life

Jul 07, 2015 12:00 AM to Jul 10, 2015 11:55 PM
IT Milan