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Information event SSN 2019


On 30 October 2019 the Swiss Security Network (SSN) held its annual information event at the Käfigturm in Bern. The SSN delegate began the event with a presentation on the various activities of the past year, pointing out the added value that was achieved as stated in the 2019 SSN evaluation report.

This year's event focused on the subject of transport. The chair of the committee for the coordination of transport in the event of disasters and emergencies, explained how the mobility of people and goods is organised in the event of an emergency. The chief of staff of the Swiss Federal Railways' emergency and crisis management team then spoke about the importance of the Léman Express operations as a vector for strengthening binational cooperation in dealing with disasters. The head of the Military Aviation Authority concluded the presentations with a speech on UAVs and the new flight safety challenges they bring.

The meeting provided an opportunity to give the partners of the Confederation and the cantons an insight into the many tasks of the SSN and to promote cooperation in the field of security.