• About Bruno

    Bruno is passionate about raising the standard of Event Health and Safety worldwide.

    He’s also the author of „The Event Safety Book“ that helps event planners around the world make their events safer.

    For more than 30 years Bruno has been instrumental in shaping the German event industry. 

    Bruno‘s last station before going freelance was as technical director for the largest event location in Germany, DüsseldorfCongress. His knowhow was instrumental in staging events as big as the Eurovision Song Contest 2011.

    For more than 6 years he represented the interests of the European Association of Event Centres (EVVC) in Brussels in regulatory and normative matters.

    He has a bachelors degree in „Event Technology Management and Operations“ and speaks regularly at events and conferences like Prolight and Sound and the Middle East Event Show.

    Bruno regularly conducts seminars for professional event staff on topics such as crowd safety, event hazards and event venue safety.

    Bruno is owner of the Event Health and Safety consultancy Eventknowhow.

  • Memberships and Organizations

    Bruno Marx is an active member of the following organizations:

    The Event Safety Working Group in the Event Safety Alliance that creates world wide accepted standards in event safety.

    ILEA Middle EastDIN Standards Committee on creating internationally accepted codes of practice.

    Judge for the Middle East Event Awards.

    He also helped to create the official formal training curriculum for Event Technicians and Engineers. To this day he is still on the examiners board for Event Technicians.

    Working together with his colleagues in the SevenCenters (the seven biggest convention centers in Germany) think tank, he helped transform Event Health and Safety to the level it’s at today in Germany.

  • Seminars and Trainings

    Middle East Event Show 2016, whole day Event Health and Safety Training for Professionals in the Middle East, ILEA Health and Safety Guidelines at Twofour54 in Abu Dhabi, Event Health and Safety Seminars for Suppliers in 2015, Dubai Hotel Show Vision Conference 2015: Event Safety for Hotel Operators, Prolight & Sound Frankfurt Event Plaza talk on Risk Assessments, Meet MPI Karlsruhe 2012, talk on Fire Safety In Event Venues, EVVC (European Association of Event Centres), 2012 Seminar on Health and Safety in Event Venues together with Volker Löhr