DATE: Monday 26th March to Wednesday 28th March 2018

VENUE: Carden Park Hotel, Cheshire. UK

The 25th Annual SAFE (Europe) Symposium is to be held 26th-28th March 2018 at Carden Park Hotel, Cheshire, UK.  Nestled in 1,000 acres of rolling Cheshire countryside, Carden Park Hotel – Cheshire’s Country Estate – is the ideal venue for a productive and successful conference.  We encourage delegates and exhibitors to register early by clicking the link below.  A room rate of £109.00 per night (including breakfast) at this four-star luxury Cheshire hotel complete with AA Rosette awarded restaurant is available to delegates that book before 9th February 2018 – please quote SAFE260318 when booking to qualify for this special rate.

The hotel is situated 25 minutes from Chester train station, 50 miles from Manchester, 25 miles from Liverpool or 2 hours from London Euston (by train).  45 minutes from Manchester and Liverpool airports.


2 Day delegate (Tuesday AND Wednesday - full access to all networking opportunities, inc. Awards Dinner)  - £410

1 Day delegate (Tuesday OR Wednesday)  -  £250

Spouse/Partner (Access to all networking opportunities)   -  £160

Registration is now open. Click here to register or using the button below



PAPERS: For those interested in submitting a technical paper abstract for oral presentation in 2018, please click here for a PDF download with all the relevant information. Abstracts are due on 15 January 2018. If you have any queries, please email Sarah Day: seday@qinetiq.com


Authors are invited to submit abstracts online by clicking here and completing the form. All abstracts will be subject to review by the scientific committee. Abstracts that do not meet the remit of the symposium may be rejected. Authors of approved abstracts will be invited to deliver an oral presentation.

EXHIBITORS: Interested in exhibiting please email Nicki Lever :  n.lever@ses-safety.com

Exhibition space 3m x 1.5m -  £550. Please note that each exhibition space includes: access to 240v hotel electric, 2 chairs and 1 table. All exhibition staff must register as a delegate.