April 19, 2018

Joined up thinking on emergency apps : Call for applications

There are hundreds of emergency apps in use across Europe, but they can currently only be used locally. In 2018, this should be a cause for alarm, so public safety organisation, EENA, together with Beta 80, Deveryware and the Developers Alliance, is going to do something about it. At the annual EENA Conference, this year […]

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April 12, 2018

Mobile Identity: Platform for the Emergency Services

Mobile devices are now a primary communication channel for many citizens and account for over 70% of all emergency calls. They are used to identify consumers for many services, such as banking, but how can they be used to save lives? Working alongside mobile location, Mobile Identity seeks to provide relevant information to emergency services […]

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April 5, 2018

NG112 and the new Emergency Services Networks Landscape

The evolution of telecommunication technologies has significantly changed the way people communicate and multimedia capabilities are available everywhere. This evolution has also reached the emergency networks ecosystem in different areas. How will this new landscape impact emergency services networks? The new EENA document analyses the new landscape of emergency services networks from different points of […]

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March 8, 2018

European Day of Remembrance of Victims of Terrorism

On the European Day of Remembrance of Victims of Terrorism, we commit to continue doing our small part to reduce the number of victims of terrorist attacks. Less than 6 months ago, we marched in Brussels in honour of victims and in support of emergency services. Thank you to all those who joined us to […]

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March 5, 2018

NG112 & Mobile Network Operators – What’s there to know?

You have heard it many times: Next Generation 112 is already here. But what is the impact of NG112 on the work of Mobile Network Operators (MNOs)? EENA is happy to invite you to a dedicated webinar explaining all there is to know about the concept of NG112 and what it means for MNOs. Whether […]

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March 1, 2018

EENA Members Workshop Update

Four months ago, European emergency services marched to Brussels! Why? Around 100 EENA Members worked for 2 days on 12 workshops coming up with recommendations on all emergency response essentials. On day 3, they met with their Members of the European Parliament to discuss their concerns about the future of the 112 service. The events […]

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February 26, 2018

Pan-European awards for emergency location project & social media by EENA members

We are happy to start the week with some exciting news: EENA was rewarded on Friday with two pan-European awards during the European Association Awards 2018. The work of the EENA community was rewarded as best in class in an event that aims to inspire others by rewarding the best work of associations. So what […]

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February 8, 2018

112 Day 2018: How location is changing lives around Europe

On 11 February, Europe celebrates 112 Day, dedicated to raising awareness of the common European emergency number 112. #112Day2018 is 2 days away but it’s never too early to talk about the life-saving number. After all, more than half of Europeans do not know they can dial 112 anywhere in the EU. The European Commission […]

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February 7, 2018

EENA 2018 Programme – All emergency services trends in one place

DRONES, LOCATION, ECALL, ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE, AND MORE… Go for innovation · inspiration · driving change in public safety   It’s a bit more than 2 months until  the international emergency services community gathers in Ljubljana for the EENA Conference & Exhibition 2018! On 25-27 April the Slovenian capital will be buzzing with the latest emergency […]

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February 1, 2018

Emergency services expertise: What to keep an eye on in 2018

BIG WELCOME TO THE EENA COMMITTEE CHAIRS & MEMBERS Emergency services are under constant change. Emerging trends and technologies, new players in crisis management, and the adoption of new communication channels from citizens have made the sharing of knowledge more needed than ever. The EENA Operations & Technical Committees have become a key reference in […]

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