European EENA / Waze emergency response programme kicks off in Milan

19 June 2017 – The EENA/Waze pilot test programme officially launches today in Milan, Italy, in a 2-day kick-off meeting where the coordinators and the pilot sites will discuss the way forward.

Stay tuned for updates on the innovative public safety programme and the pilot sites:

  • Notruf Niederösterreich (NNO), emergency medical service, Austria
  • AREU, 112 service and emergency medical service, Italy
  • SDIS 13, fire brigade, France
  • SDIS 86, fire brigade, France

About the programme

EENA (the European Emergency Number Association) and Waze (the world's largest community-based traffic and navigation app) entered into a partnership to understand and evaluate the use of Waze in emergency response scenarios.

Special thank you to Beta-80 Group for kindly hosting the kick-off meeting!


For more information on the programme, click here!


Kick-off goes live


EENA / @waze programme kick-off launches in Milan. Excellent to meet the pilot sites & partners trying to make a difference in public safety

— EENA112 (@112_sos) June 19, 2017


The EENA team live from Milan!


Meet Eric & David, from the 2 French pilot sites of the programme


Meet Colum, from AREU Lombardia, the Italian pilot site of the programme