On the 7th and 8th of March the conference Safety 1.0 took place in Budapest. A conference about the role of conscious architectural and environmental design in crime prevention.
Paul van Soomeren talked about the lessons learned in Crime Prevention through Environmental Design in Europe.
Paul is director of the board of the International CPTED Association (crime prevention through environmental design) and the European as well as the Dutch Designing Out Crime Association. In that capacity he travels all over the world to lecture on these subjects. Areas of expertise include urban planning and design, crime prevention, safety/security, education and social management.