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The D-BOX Side Event took place on 6th December 2013 at 13:00 PM during the 13MSP AMPBC Meeting in Geneva, Switzerland.

 

The Thirteenth Meeting of the States Parties to the Anti-Personnel Mine Ban Convention (APMBC) was organised at the Palais des Nations in Geneva from Monday 2nd to Thursday 5th December 2013.  On the following day (Friday 6th December) there was a diplomatic conference to which the APMBC delegates were invited. 

 

D-BOX had an exhibition stand throughout the week and hosted a Side Event at lunchtime on the Friday from 13.00hrs until 14.30hrs.  The intention was to raise the profile of the project within the global demining community and to take advantage of the presence of around 500 subject matter experts to gather perspectives, opinions and experiences.

 

D-BOX Side Event Programme Friday 6th December 2013

    
  

Start time

  
  

 Presentation

  
  

 By

  
  

Of

  

13:00

 Opening remarks

 What D-Box is doing to   improve demining

 The design of the toolbox   (WP4)

 Franco Curatella

Astrium

13:10

 How to secure cultural harmony

 Cultural, Legal and   Ethical Guidelines & Aide Mémoire   (WP3)

 Dave Usher

CBRNE

13:20

 Improved methods, procedures and new sensors

 Decreasing   risk, increasing efficiency and reducing the costs  (WP5)

 Pietro Vinetti

 Michele D’Urso

Selex ES

13:35

 Managing human error in demining

 Error Reduction (WP3)

 Dave Usher

CBRNE

13:45

 Disposal, neutralisation, risk assessment, protection and training

 Provision of improved   tools and methods for tool selection (WP6)

 Johannes Schäfer

 Sonia Grigoleit

 

Fraunhofer EMI

13:55

 Canvassing Users – The End User Platform

 What the users have told   us on-line and here at MSP13 (WP3)

 Dave Usher

CBRNE

14:10

 The potential value of D-BOX to the demining manager

 Guy Lucas

 Stewart  Grainger

BACTEC

14:25

 Close and thanks

 Franco Curatella

Astrium

 

As the result of the meeting 14 delegates signed the End-User Platform Joining Form.

 

Pictures from the APMBC meeting can be found here.

 

Broshure from the event.

 

For more information, please contact us.

 

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