2018 European Conference on Process Safety and Big Data

November 14-15, 2018
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The Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) and European Process Safety Center (EPSC) will jointly host the European Conference on Process Safety and Big Data at the DECHEMA-House in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

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The 3rd Edition of the  European Conference on Process Safety and Big Data will be featuring Augmenting Process Safety Performance through Big Data and Digitalization.

Data generation & digitization is growing fast and can help to improve the safety of hazardous chemical operations. At this conference we will discuss the actual practices and opportunities.

Submit Your Abstract to: ccpseuropeanconference@aiche.org that demonstrate the relevance of process safety improvements through big data and digitalization.

2018 Abstract Submission Form 

Call for Abstarcts closes on August 17, 2018

Call for Abstract topics includes:

  1. Tools to avoid Human Errors
    • Digital tools to help operators and technicians avoid incidents caused by human error
  2. Data Lakes / Intelligent Dashboards / KPIs
    • Benefits of Data Lakes and Visualization to Safety, increasing transparency of process behavior and correlations between measurements and presence or absence of incidents
  3. Big Data Analytics
    • Benefits to process safety of using Big Data Analytics
  4. Standards & Methods
    • Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Standards which facilitate Big Data Analytics, Status of Standardization
  5. Augmented Reality
    • Solutions with Augmented Reality to support plant operators, maintenance workers to avoid human errors, give engineers the tools for human factor engineering/ergonomic plant design; Visualization of interrelations between measurements and safety, simulation of safety incidents
  6. Predictive Maintenance
    • Practical Big Data examples and successful projects that drive Process Safety through improving maintenance effectiveness
  7. Practical Examples/Case Studies
    • Early Identification of Process Safety and Hazard Risks, Intelligent Identification of Safety problems, solutions which reduce number and severity of incidents
  8. Plant Improvements
    • Process Safety Synergies with big data based plant improvements

Hotel Information:

Special hotel rates with the following hotels are negotiated for the meeting attendees. A discount code/keyword is needed to book the hotel at special rate, please contact Horst Massong at hmass@aiche.org to obtain the hotel discount code after you have registered for the meeting. 

Note: Limited number of hotel rooms are available at the discounted rate, and they are being offered on first come first served basis***

Maritim Hotel Frankfurt

Theodor-Heuss-Allee 3

60486 Frankfurt am Main


Katharinenkreisel (Opelrondell)

60486 Frankfurt am Main

Other Recommended Hotels that does not offer discounted rates to consider are: 

Mercure Hotel & Residenz Frankfurt Messe

Voltastrasse 29

60486 Frankfurt am Main

Novotel Franfurt City

Lise-Meitner-Straße 2

60486 Frankfurt am Main


Conference Email: ccpseuropeanconference@aiche.org