European 112 Day 2014

European 112 Day 2014


















Tuesday, February 11th, 10.00 a.m.- 11.40 a.m.

10.00 am - 10.30 am - Coffee & Croissants
10.30 am - 11.00 am - Press Conference
11.10 am - 11.40 am - "Brussels 112" firefighters' demonstration with fire trucks and climbing, Esplanade of the European Parliament

Press Room ASP 5G2, European Parliament, Brussels

With the participation of:

Martin Schultz, European Parliament President (video message)
MEP Bernadette Vergnaud, S&D
MEP Adina-Ioana Valean, ALDE
Tore Sinding Bekkedal, Survivor of 2011 Utoya attacks
Arturas Kedavicius, Former Head of Lithuanian 112 Service
Demetrios Pyrros, European Emergency Number Association (EENA)
Moderated by Matthieu Lietaert, Co-Director of "The Brussels Business"



On the occasion of the European 112 Day 2014, the European Emergency Number Association (EENA) is inviting media representatives to attend a press conference providing an overview of the current situation of the 112 system in Europe. The press conference will focus on highlights of several national emergency services functioning, caller location developments and ways to improve the awareness levels of 112 in the EU.
On the 112 Day, observed every year on 11 February since 2009 all over Europe, Member States organise communication activities to promote the European Emergency number 112.




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