Welcome to Safety 2018 World Conference

5th - 7th November 2018 at BITEC Bangna, Bangkok

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About Safety 2018

About Safety 2018

Injuries and violence are a major public health burden across the globe. The 13th World Conference on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion (Safety 2018) will bring together over 1000 of the world's leading researchers, practitioners, policy-makers and activists to share information and experiences and to discuss solutions. Conference major theme is “Advancing injury and violence prevention towards SDGs”

Conference Objectives

Inspired by the SDG commitments, WORLD CONFERENCE ON INJURY PREVENTON AND SAFETY PROMOTION 2018 (called “Safety 2018”) is convened in November 5-7, 2018 in Bangkok with the following objectives.

  1. To share knowledge, experience, good practices, successful and non-successful stories, challenges of injury prevention and safety promotion in responses to SDGs.
  2. To promote safety and non-violence in all policies, and advocate effective multi-sectoral actions for safety and non-violence.
  3. To build and strengthen a global community of practice in order to promote safety and prevention of violence agenda worldwide.

Safety 2018 will take place on November 5-7, 2018 in Bangkok, Thailand. The Conference will be hosted by Thailand’s Ministry of Public Health, and co-hosted by the World Health Organization (WHO), the National Institute for Emergency Medicine (NIEM) and the Thai Health Promotion Foundation.

Participants will primarily include researchers, practitioners, advocates and policy-makers in the field of injury prevention and safety promotion

Important Date

August 01, 2017

Open for abstract

January 31, 2018

Close for abstract

November 30, 2017

Open for early bird

May 30, 2018

to Author

July 16, 2018

Close for Early Bird

October 16, 2018

Close for Online

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Advancing injury and violence prevention towards SDGs

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Ministry of Public Health, Bangkok, Thailand to attend the meeting for preparing World Safety Conference 2018.

Welcome Message from IOC

Dr. Etienne Krug, Chair of the International Organizing Committee for the series of World Conferences on Injury Prevention and Safety Promotion

Clinical Professor Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn

Minister Ministry of Public Health, Thailand

Organizing Committee

Dr. Etienne Krug (Chair)
Dr. Etienne Krug (Chair)

World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

Dr.Jessada Chokdamrongsuk
Dr.Jessada Chokdamrongsuk

Ministry of Public Health Thailand

Dr. Atchariya Pangma
Dr. Atchariya Pangma

National Institute for Emergency Medicine Thailand

Dr. Supreda Adulayanon
Dr. Supreda Adulayanon

Thai Health Promotion Foundation