ISA SAFETY EVENT
Meeting and Workshop
Exchange for slackline manufacturers, event/contest organisers and people interested in advanced slackline safety.
Molèson, Gruyere, Switzerland
A slackline gear manufacturer, engineer, technician and/or working in other related fields interested in advanced slackline safety, a rescue specialists, a advanced rope worker or other related ropes or/and working at heights field. You are thinking of selling slackline gear and services?
This is the meeting for you!
What will the Meeting offer?
The meeting will offer three days of in depth exchange between slackline manufacturers and other people interested in slackline safety and risk minimisation.
We will have two days of presentations and workshops and a third day of rescue procedure training on the ultra-long highlines on top of Mount Moléson. The region of Gruyere is world famous for its cheese and fondue dishes, so don’t miss!
Some first Ideas of outputs, this furthermore strongly depends on the contributions of the participants:
- Learn about the International Slackline Association and its Safety Commission, who are we and what are we doing?
- Get updates on slackline related incidents from our report system
- Exchange about ethics and collaboration in slacklining
- Brainstorm and prioritize ideas about Compatibility, functionality tests, standardized and comparable testing and consumer reports in slackline gear
- Help define how ISA and the Safety Commission should react to unsafe gear and practices, homemade gear, existing patents and copycats
- Help define the direction of the ISA Safety Commission and the role of manufacturers in it
Talks and presentations in english if possible. Translations to French and German will be provided.
3 Days and 2 Nights of Talks and Workshops
Accomodation in a mountain hut
1x Roundtrip to the top of Moléson
2x Breakfast, 3x Coffee, 1x Lunch, 2x Dinner (bring 2 cold Meals, there are no possible to cook)
Euro 90 per Person
Call for Contributions
We invite everyone to submit talks or other contributions (posters, workshops ideas, etc) by the 8. August 2018
Inscription Start and Deadline
19. Juli – 8. August 2018
We hope lots of people show up!
SLACKLINE SAFETY EVENT 2017
The first ISA Safety Event was held in Moleson, Switzerland. All talks can be watched in the playlist below or on our Youtube Channel. Head over to the data page to find all the slides to go with the videos.
Talks are given by individuals and do not necessarily represent the views or recommendations of the International Slackline Association.