ESSMA Summit


Security in and around the stadium impacts all other aspects of stadium management. The area of safety management is therefore of crucial value for everyone in the industry. Members' experiences on Safety management, combined with ESSMA’s research & development, allows ESSMA to share expertise in this domain. This knowledge is shared towards members through:

  • Content
  • Workshops & tours
  • Safety Management Expert Group
  • Ask ESSMA online tool
  • Join the Safety Manager programme

1. Content

  • Tailor-made interviews with leading industry experts
  • In-depth articles on safety management 
  • Well developed case studies on safety management
  • Download center: presentations

2. ESSMA Workshops & tours

In order to share those best practices, ESSMA organizes workshops and tours to gain experience in safety management through practical education, on topics such as crowd control, security organization, steward system, risk and crisis management.

The yearly ESSMA Summit allows you to participate in workshops focused on specific topics.

Check our upcoming events here.




3. Ask ESSMA

Ask ESSMA is an online service where ESSMA provides high responsiveness on individual questions of members on Safety Management. The 'Ask ESSMA' tool will transfer your question directly to our safety management experts in order to get a complete tailor-made reply.


4. Join the X-Manager programme

'Join the Safety Manager’ is ESSMA’s practical educational programme. It is all about one-on-one education where stadium professionals can experience match day preparations with other peers (equal professionals in comparable stadiums) in order to increase their management knowledge. This individual program is offered to a limited number of members on annual base. For more information about this service, please click here.





Supported by Stadium Partners 



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