Events

2nd Technology in Corrections: Challenges for the Future Conference

27th December 2016

EuroPris in cooperation with ICPA and CEP will organise the second Technology in Corrections: Challenges for the Future on 15-17th May 2017 in Prague, Czech Republic. The aim of this conference is to: Challenge the private sector to develop innovative digital solutions for use in corrections to address issues facing prisons and probation today; Provide networking opportunities for technology experts in the corrections arena; To promote the use and implementation of advanced Digital Technology Solutions in corrections. The private sector is challenged to develop solutions in the field of digital technology for a number of issues that prison and probation systems currently face. The challenges to the private sector are based […]

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1st International Correctional Research Symposium

27th December 2016

ICPA in collaboration with EuroPris and the Belgian Prison Service is organising on 27-29 March 2017 in Ghent, the first International Correctional Research Symposium. The  two-day conference aims to improve the ways we conduct research in corrections. Having an accurate and understandable picture of the situation within corrections is crucial for making decisions with regards to how prisoners and ex-offenders are managed and for future planning on a local basis. Information gleaned on a local level is aggregated on a national level to inform heads of service, ministers and policymakers. Furthermore, many academics, NGOs and non-profit organisations conduct research to try to compare this information on an inter-jurisdictional basis. This conference […]

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SAVE THE DATE – Workshop on Foreign National Offenders

29th June 2016

Meeting the Challenge of Working with Foreign Offenders in Prison and Probation Foreign national offenders continue to pose particular challenges to those who are working with them in the custodial and community setting. The workshop addresses interests and needs of experts from Prison, Probation and the voluntary sector and provides for an opportunity to listen to and learn from practices of their European colleagues. In close co-operation with the Belgian Prison Service, the joint EuroPris and CEP Foreign National Prisoners Expert Group have organized a range of key note presenters from across Europe, including prison and probation practitioners, voluntary sector working with prisoners abroad as well as university lecturers and […]

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3rd EuroPris ICT in Prisons Workshop

25th April 2016

In cooperation with the General Directorate of Probation and Prison Services Portugal, the third EuroPris ICT in Prisons Workshop will take place on 29-30 June 2016 in Sintra, Portugal.  Experts working in the ICT sector of prison and correctional services are the main target group. The aim of the workshop is to bring together ICT prison professional from across Europe to exchange information, knowledge and best practice and build a network.  PROGRAMME A detailed programme will be published shortly on EuroPris website, however among the topics covered will be: Internet of Things; Added value of the use of internet by inmates; Cyber-security; Telemedicine; Connecting the inmate to the digital world. Looking into […]

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Radicalization and Violent Extremism Conference

7th March 2016

EuroPris will organize with its partners of the Criminal Justice Platform, CEP and EFRJ, and with support of the Centre for Legal Studies of the Ministry of Justice of Catalonia a conference on Radicalization and Violent Extremism Conference. Radicalisation and the dangers caused by violent extremists to European countries are a paramount concern of the criminal justice system. This international workshop for experts in the field offers an opportunity to review the latest developments in thinking and interventions and set the agenda for future collaborative work. The event focusses on different programmes in the field of radicalisation in prisons, probation and the community and the transfer of radicalised offenders from prison […]

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5th EuroPris Annual Conference & AGM

9th February 2016

SAVE THE DATE!! 5th EuroPris Conference and Annual General Meeting on 13 June 2016 in Zandaam, Netherlands and is open to all interested parties. More information to follow so stay tuned!

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1st Technology in Corrections: Challenges for the Future Conference

12th April 2015

The European Organisation of Prison and Correctional Services (EuroPris) in cooperation with the International Corrections and Prisons Association (ICPA) and the Confederation of European Probation (CEP) will organise on 27-29th May 2015 the first Global Corrections Digital Technology Conference, ‘Technology in Corrections: Challenges for the Future’ and will be hosted by the Justice Department, Government of Catalonia.

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