New Enforcement Technologies

Topic Of 2021 ROADPOL Seminar

SeminarThis year's seminar will be held online.

14 JUN - Six reputable presenters from a wide range of fields concerning road safety will attend the 2021 ROADPOL Seminar, the ultimately confirmed program shows.

This year's seminar will be dedicated to New Enforcement Technologies and will be hosted by the German Police University in Muenster in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia. The seminar will be held entirely online on the 3rd-4th August. The participants will be welcomed by Uwe Marquardt, Vice President of the German Police University, who will have some opening remarks.


The first presentation will be on Development of Speed Perception in Children and the Conclusions which can be drawn for Speed Enforcement. Presenters are Sophie Kröling and Dr. Tina Gehlert from the German Insurers Accident Research Unit. Following is a presentation by Gerry Peeters from the road police in Limburg, Belgium, on Technological Evolution of Enforcement. Then Vittoria Luda di Cortemiglia from the United Nations University will have a lecture on Detection Technology and Enforcement Techniques for Illegal Waste Shipment ant the legacy from the Wasteforce Project. This will wrap up the program for the first day of the seminar.

The program for 4th August will start with a presentation on Developments and current State of the Project EDDA+ (Early Detection of Dangerous Areas in Road Traffic Using Smart Data) by Prof. Dr. Christine Sutter and Tina Bode from the Faculty Traffic Science &Traffic Psychology at the German Police University. Then Dineke Emmelkamp from the Infrastructure Investigation Team at the Central Netherlands Traffic Police Department will have a lecture on Tactical Investigation and handling Technical Evidence.


The seminar will be concluded by a presentation from the private sector – ROADPOL Safety Days partner and supporter Michelin. Yoann Le Roux from Michelin Automotive Original Equipment Team will acquaint the participants with the company's Evolution of Enforcement Road Worthiness through the Unique Puncture-Proof Tire System.

ROAPDOL Seminar is exclusively for representatives of police forces of member states. Registration details will be circulated shortly.