• 4th International Zero Suicide Summit 2018:
    'Moving beyond the tipping point'
    September 3rd & 4th - Rotterdam

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  • Where?

    Rotterdam
    The Netherlands
  • Who?

    70+ worldwide suicide
    prevention professionals
  • What?

    Learning, sharing &
    working together

About the summit

Zero Suicide is a global movement that has mobilized professionals in the field of suicide prevention across the globe to cooperate in research and share prevention “ Beyond the Tipping Point” is the fourth international summit where we will come together to share our thoughts and knowledge in our belief that suidice is preventable. This year the summit will take place in The Netherlands. Zero Suicide will partner up with our Dutch colleagues from 113 to co-host the fourth global summit.

During this two day event, you will meet other suicide prevention experts and professionals from all over the world. In addition, you will have the opportunity to listen to a range of speakers sharing their valuable experience and providing inspiration. The intention is to be as interactive as possible to ensure we enable practitioners in the field to take action together.

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Event Schedule

14.30 - 17.30 : Leisure programme

Start with drinks in Hotel New York
Welcome - opening - Jan Mokkenstorm & David Covington
Watertaxi
Walk with a standup comedian Rotterdam Highlights

17.30 - 19.00 : Drinks & Bites

09.00 - 09.30 : Registration on site

Welcome with coffee/tea

09.30 - 09.45 : Introduction to the programme

Jan Mokkenstorm & Katalijn Ritsema van Eck
Expectations of the summit intro

09.45 - 10.00 : Official opening

Engelhart Robbe Safety is about hearts and minds

10:00 - 10.15 : Safety

Paul Blokhuis, Secretary of State, Ministry of Health

10:15 - 10.45 : Safety & Quality

Prof. Dr. Gerard Zwetsloot

10.45 - 11.15 : TED Talk

Lai Fong Chan & Yin Ping Ng on losing a patient to suicide

11.15 - 11.45 : Coffee break

Vlogs behind the scene

11.45 - 12.15 : Just Culture

Sidney Dekker

12.15 - 12.45 : Lecture Tipping Points


Prof. Dr. Marten Scheffer Tipping point dynamics in human behavior and attitudes

12.45 - 13.05 : Why Zero Suicide?


Norman Lamb

13.05 - 13.15 : Briefing

Briefing of the participants afternoon program
Introduction of the delegates/ groups

13.15 - 14.15 : Lunch

14.15 - 15:30: Delegation Sessions

Drafting the New International ZeroSuicide Declaration

Room 1: THE WHY: Universal Zero Suicide Values, Rights and Principles
Room 2: THE WHO: Leadership, Culture, and Commitment to Zero
Room 3: THE WHAT: Zero Suicide Specific Clinical Practices in behavioral mental health care
Room 4: THE HOW: Zero Suicide implementation, and continual improvement
Room 5: WITH WHOM: Zero Suicide and community/public health suicide prevention Check out the full descriptions here

15.30 - 15:50: Coffee break

15.50 - 16:45: Delegation Sessions

Drafting the New International ZeroSuicide Declaration

Room 1: THE WHY: Universal Zero Suicide Values, Rights and Principles
Room 2: THE WHO: Leadership, Culture, and Commitment to Zero
Room 3: THE WHAT: Zero Suicide Specific Clinical Practices in behavioral mental health care
Room 4: THE HOW: Zero Suicide implementation, and continual improvement
Room 5: WITH WHOM: Zero Suicide and community/public health suicide prevention Check out the full descriptions here

16:55 - 17:10 : Wrap up of the first day

17.10 : 19:00 End of the first day

19.00 - 22.00 : Diner special venue

08.30 - 09.15 : Breakfast

09.15 - 09.30 : Wrap up day 1 & briefing day 2

Introduction of day 2 : introduction what to expect and what we expect from the participants

09.30 - 10.45 : Presentation Key Declaration Elements

Presentation of PROPOSED Key Declaration Elements regarding: The WHY, the WHO, the WHAT, the HOW, and the WITH WHOM; of Zero Suicide.

10.45 - 11.15 : Coffee break

- and moving back to the 44th floor

11.15 - 12.00 : Suicide Prevention: which way now

Prof. Nav Kapur

12.00 - 12.45 : Lunch

12.45 - 14.45 : Inside out: engaging the rest of the world

14:45 - 15:15 : Wrap up

Joe Rafferty

15:15 - 15:30 : Closing

Meeting Gent announcement & ranking the summit

15.30 - 17.00 : Drinks

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