Romanian Health and Safety Management Forum 2023
Romanian Health and Safety Management Forum 2023

Romania’s must attend e-conference for Health, Safety and Environment Professionals 

This year, at the 8th edition of the Romanian Health and Safety Management Forum we bring you industry experts, managers, health and safety decision-makers and service providers to discuss current challenges and how to overcome current obstacles and implement new ideas.

We invite you to be part of our 2023 HSE Management Forum and share information and innovative ideas with your peers.


The 2023 HSE Management Conference is set to be a must-attend event for everyone across the industry and beyond. It is expected to attract international and local industry specialists, operational and HSE staff, key service providers, government representatives and regulators. 

It provides an essential forum for the industry to share knowledge, lessons and expertise and work together to achieve high HSE standards across all of the industry’s activities.  

“The future of H&S management through performance and innovation” 

 Who Should Attend 

  • Health, safety, and environment specialists 
  • Health, safety, and environment engineers 
  • Safety and operations managers 
  • Compliance officers 
  • Environmental professionals 
  • Business development managers 
  • Other professionals concerned with health, safety, or the environment 

Registration Options: 

- Romanian HSE Management Forum participation fee is 98 € + VAT/ person.

The program and the speakers are subject to change. Should the conference be cancelled due to force majeure, unavailability of the conference venue, speakers being prevented or for other good cause, the organiser reserves the right to cancel the conference. In case of cancellation all participants will be informed promptly. In this case, all registration fees will be reimbursed.

Registration conditions: The program and the speakers are subject to change. Should the conference be cancelled due to force majeure, unavailability of the conference venue, speakers being prevented or for other good cause, the organizer reserves the right to cancel the conference. 

Data protection and sharing of contact details

The Conference Organizer will collect and store your personal datafor the preparation and execution of the conference as well as to inform you about future projects related to your sector and line of work. Your contact data will only be passed on to partners directly involved in the conference organization process as partners for follow-up purposes. If you have any questions about our privacy policy and the processing of your e-mail and related personal data, do not hesitate to write us at


08:30 - 09:00

  • Participants registration and welcome Networking Coffee


09:00 - 10:30



  • Alin MOLDOVAN - Country Manager Romania & Bulgaria, MAPA Professional 
  • Marius LEUCUTIA - CEO, Bunzl Romania 
  • Mihai POPA - Partner, Musat & Asociatii 
  • DaniEl MILITARU - Technical Director, Eolica TS 
  • Dana DUNEL-STANCU - Lawyer|Head of Energy & Sustainability, Biris Goran 
  • Dorel MOCANU - Video Solutions Services Manager, Konica Minolta Business Solutions Romania 

Topics in this session:  

  • Key issues to Safety in Romania - what can be done to increase workplace safety 
  • New legal regulations and jurisprudential approaches on preventing and combating harassment in the work environment 
  • Safety from normality to obsession 
  • Digitization of consumption and risk management in production units - case 


10:30 - 11:00

  • Craig PATON - Managing Director, Great Minds, Mental health and well-being advocate  

TOPIC: “The Person in Safety and Health Culture”  

11:00 - 11:30

  • Networking Coffee Break and meetings in the Expo Zone


11:30 - 13:30




  • Raoul MIHALCA - Projects Director, Skanska Property Romania 
  • Cristina CALIN - HSE Engineer, Haier Europe 
  • Catalin MARIN - Consultant EPP, Hoffmann Industrial Tools 
  • Liviu OPREA - Health Safety & Environment Manager, Cummins Generator Technologies 
  • Alexandru BURADA - Risk Manager, Ford Otosan Romania 
  • Gabriel SPALOGHE - SH&E Manager, Bekaert Slatina 
  • Cristian GRIGORE - HSE Manager, PORR Construct 

Topics in this session: 

  • Common challenges in Contractor Management and how to solve them 
  • The importance of risk management 
  • How you can manage your supply chain effectively and limit risks 
  • Barriers to reporting hazard/near misses within a company 
  • Incident Reporting and follow-up standard and steps for successful incident investigation 
  • HSE Incident, Near Miss and Hazard Management Procedures 
  • Identifying potential hazards in the workplace through Safety audits 


13:30 - 14:00

  • David DONNELLY - SHEQ Manager, Re-Gen Group 



TOPIC: "Developing Safety culture to saves lives." 

14:00 - 15:00
  • Networking Lunch and meetings in the Expo Zone
David Donnelly
SHEQ Manager for Re-Gen Group

Top 10 HSE influencer 2022.

 Dedicated, passionate and driven Chartered Safety and Health practitioner with over 20 years’ experience in industries such as Construction, waste and resource management, manufacturing, logistics etc. In the early stages of his career, David was involved in a serious workplace accident as the injured party. He sustained life changing injuries and undertook a long road to recover physically and mentally before returning to work.  David developed a range of H&S qualifications and competency and continue to develop professionally and achieved a career milestone by achieving chartered member of IOSH status.

David Donnelly is the SHEQ Manager for Re-Gen Group and also the acting secretary of WISHNI. 

Craig Paton
MD @ Paton Safety Solutions

Top 10 HSE influencer finalist 2022 - MD @ Paton Safety Solutions, MD @ Great Minds, Mental health and well-being advocate - Health and Safety consultant and MHFA trainer GradIOSH NVQDip

Craig Paton is a Health, Safety and Wellbeing Manager and a Graduate member of IOSH. Craig has worked for companies including Balfour Beatty and BAM Nuttall. Starting his career on site as a labourer, Craig was close to a fatal accident on site. This made him re-evaluate his career to try and prevent such things happening. Craig worked his way to H&S Advisor and gained a reputation as one of the up and coming top safety professionals. After many years as a H&S Manager he realised that mental health and the growing suicide rate in Construction was where his next challenge was. Craig obtained his qualifications for training mental health first aid and awareness. He also conducts suicide awareness and prevention classes. Craig was named in the top 10 HSE influencers in Europe by his peers and also runs a successful podcast to talk about construction and mental health.

Alin Moldovan
Country Manager Romania & Bulgaria, MAPA Professional

Alin is a graduate of the Lucian Blaga University of Sibiu, International business administration. With +14 years of experience in testing and implementing industrial products, with the last 8 years implementing Mapa Professional products on the Romanian and Bulgarian market. He is managing all distributors and key accounts as a Country Manager for Romania and Bulgaria since 2015, with a wide range of industries as automotive, aviation, white appliance, utilities, aeronautical.

Alexandru Burada
Risk Manager, Ford Otosan Romania

With an experience of over 15 years in risk management, Alex Burada has been since 2014 risk manager for Ford in Romania, being responsible for the Safety, Security and Fire Departments. Starting from an engineering backgound and a masters degree in safety management, his recommandation came from the excelent results in managing health and safety for the Ford construciton and installation sites mainly in Romania, but also for German Ford plants in Cologne and Saarlouis.

Personal career development is based equaly on a set of values such as feedback, transparency, innovative mindset, respect for professional deontology as well as the knoladge based contribution brought to a permanently changing automotive environment.

Marius Leucutia
CEO, Bunzl Romania

Mr. Marius Leucutia, an experienced professional in business management and development, holds the position of Country Manager for Bunzl Romania, which is a subsidiary of Bunzl plc.  Mr. Marius Leucutia has demonstrated exceptional skills in sales strategy, organizational growth, and profitability throughout his career. He has held leadership positions in several companies and possesses a strong background in business management. Mr. Leucutia obtained an MBA in Economics and Business Administration from the Open University Business School and a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from the University POLITEHNICA of Bucharest.

Apart from his expertise in business management, Mr. Marius Leucutia also serves as the Governor Assistant for Rotary Club District 2241 in Romania - Republic of Moldova. 

Raoul Mihalca
Projects Director, Skanska Property Romania

Raoul Mihalca is an experienced professional in the commercial development and construction industry. He joined Skanska’s construction stream in 2013. 

During the 17 years spent within the industry, Raoul held various supervisory and managerial positions in urban development projects both locally and abroad. In 2015 he became part of Skanska Commercial Development business unit in CEE.  Since 2018 Raoul has directly managed the complete development cycle of Skanska’s most complex commercial project in Bucharest: Campus 6.2 & 6.3 from a Project Manager position.

Starting February 2023, Raoul has been promoted to Projects Director. In this role, he is responsible for leading the development activities of Campus 6.4 project, while also providing support for the operation of Equilibrium project. During the last 3 years, Raoul has actively contributed to the CEE strategic group which focuses on enhancing operational efficiency between the Construction, Residential and Commercial Development streams.

Cristina Calin
HSE Engineer, Haier Europe

Environment, Health and Safety Manager with a PhD diploma in Chemical engineering with over 17 years of experience in the field, with great attention to detail on monitoring and ensuring compliance with ISO 45001 & 14001 standards, including health and safety legal regulations. 

Dedicated to the development of organizational health and safety policies, the creation of programs and guidelines in the field of occupational safety and compliance with applicable legislation.

I have been involved in the opening and commissioning of three factories so far and I have always considered it a challenge to build a strong safety culture.

Cristian Grigore
HSE Manager, PORR Construct

Cristian Grigore is the HSE Manager, PORR Construct

Catalin Marin
Consultant EPP, Hoffmann Industrial Tools

Catalin Marin is Consultant EPP, at Hoffmann Industrial Tools.

Dorel Mocanu
Video Solutions Services Manager, Konica Minolta Business Solutions Romania

Experienced sales professional with more than 15 years proven expertise in Business Development, Management, Product and Portfolio management, Partnership development, Services, Solution Selling, consulting and training experience

Technology enthusiast with high expertise in Video surveillance, Video analytics & Video Management System, Hardware & Software infrastructure, Digital signage and IoT. 

DaniEl Militaru
Technical Manager Eolica Technical Solutions

Mr. Militaru is a man of heights, addicted to mountains, an avid mountain climber. He is a certified IRATA technician, a mountain rescuer and gifted trainer.

He coordinates Eolica’s Division of Safety at height, a business created from passion and experience. Mr. Militaru's key words are: Build and develop, Cooperation and partnership, Allegiance and respect.

Mihai Popa
Deputy Managing Partner Mușat & Asociații

With over 17 years of experience in business law, Mihai advises national and international clients from all industries, both on consulting and litigation mandates in the field of Labor Law and Employee Benefits. His experience includes assisting with restructuring plans, voluntary retirement plans, employee benefits, individual employment contracts, transfer of employees, collective contracts, collective negotiations and consultations, disciplinary and professional liability proceedings and discrimination and harassment claims.

Mihai is also an author and conferences speaker on practical matters regarding labour law and reorganization and insolvency.

Dana Dunel – Stancu
Lawyer, Head of Energy & Sustainability & DEI Expert at Biris Goran

Following over 20 years of experience as energy and natural resources lawyer and a Master Degree in Social Sciences about Policies, gender and minorities, Dana Dunel-Stancu is a legal expert in sustainability, equal opportunity and inclusion. She is a consultant for implementation, application and performance measurement of the sustainability new EU standards regarding prevention and combating discrimination, violence and harassment in the world of work.

Gabriel Spaloghe
SH&E Manager Bekaert Slatina

Mr. Spaloghe has been working within Bekaert since 2005, and since 2007 he has been active in the field of Occupational Safety and Health, Environmental Protection, and Emergency Situations. From the point of view of education and professional training, he attended courses at the University of Craiova - Faculty of Mechanics; Machine Tools. He also attended the Postgraduate Course - Health and Safety Risk Assessment in Work, at the Bucharest Polytechnic Institute. He also participated with colleagues from the company in the introduction and certification for ISO 9001:2015 Management Systems; ISO 14001:2015; ISO 45001:2018 as an Internal Auditor for the Integrated Management System - courses organized in various periods by TÜV Rheinland Romania, Rina Sintex Romania, TÜV Austria - Romania.

Liviu Oprea
HSE Manager at Cummins Inc, Craiova

Curently Liviu is HSE Manager at Cummins Inc, Craiova. With over 10 years of experience in the Health, Safety & Environment, and Industrial fields, Liviu has graduated from the University of Craiova and Petrosany Safety Engineering profile. He is an internal Auditor for the Management Systems ISO 14001, ISO 45001, ISO 50001 in continuous development. In the meantime, he is the voluntary sponsor for HSE CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) projects developed at the site level by CSR Corporate team for the local community.


Media partners
Grand Hotel Bucharest
Phone:+40 21 3102020

The HSE Management Forum 2023 will take place at the Grand Hotel Bucharest (former Intercontinental Bucharest).

The 5-star Grand Hotel Bucharest is located in University Square, right next to the National Theater and a short walk from the Old Town and offers spectacular views of downtown Bucharest.


Event Registration
Participation details:

- The participation fee for 2023 edition of Romanian Health and Safety Management Forum event is € 98 + VAT/person.

Early Bird Discount: 15% for Registrations and payment by May 30.

- After registration, you will receive an invoice. Payment can only be made by bank transfer and must be processed by the event date.

The fee includes participation in conference sessions, coffee breaks and lunch, as well as speaker presentations. All registration fees mentioned above are exclusive of 19% VAT.
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