Shaping the future of drones in emergencies

Brussels to welcome the Drones & Public Safety Summit

Shaping the future of drones in emergencies

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The potential advantages of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in emergencies are undeniable. But few emergency services organisations benefit from them in their everyday operations.

Worry not! The first edition of the “Drones & Public Safety Summit” promises to be a force of change.

The full-day free event will welcome emergency services, technology specialists, decision-makers and international experts to debate what the future holds - and how we get there.




What will you hear about?

In short, everything that matters! Don't believe us? Here's a sneak peek:


How are emergency services using drones?

Join us to hear the latest updates on the European reality: what's the status and where are they going? Don't miss hearing the experiences of public safety professionals from the protagonists themselves.

It's all about people

Drones can be a great asset in the hands of emergency services. But people remain at the centre. Join us to learn how to help teams incorporate drones in their operations: from training to team management, emergency teams will never be the same.

Law and order - Drones edition

How are emergency services using the European legislative framework? What challenges remain? Join us for discussions with decision-makers on what you should know and what's to come.

The latest technology developments

What technology is out there to support drone operations? What are the latest trends and cutting edge solutions emergency services should know?

The programme that changed it all?

When EENA and DJI partnered on Phase I of our European pilot test programme, you heard it in the New York Times. How about hearing about Phase II from the protagonists themselves?


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“Drones overall will be more impactful than I think people recognize, in positive ways to help society.” Bill Gates



EENA, the European Emergency Number Association, is a Brussels-based NGO set up in 1999 dedicated to promoting high-quality emergency services reached by the number 112 throughout the EU. EENA serves as a discussion platform for emergency services, public authorities, decision makers, researchers, associations and solution providers with a view to improving the emergency response in accordance with citizens' requirements. EENA is also promoting the establishment of an efficient system for alerting citizens about imminent or developing emergencies.

The EENA memberships include more than 1300 emergency services representatives from over 80 countries world-wide, 80 solution providers, 15 international associations/organisations, more than 200 Members of the European Parliament and over 90 researchers.