EPTA Annual Conference 2018

In 2018, under the French Presidency, the National Correctional Administration Academy will organize the EPTA Annual Conference in Agen, France on 13-14 June. The topic of the Annual Conference is “Dynamic security and positive relationship between the inmates and the prison staff”.

Programme Information

The development of the conference programme is still in progress.

Click here to view the programme information.

If you are interested to present during this conference, please let us know before February. If you are interested in leading a workshop, inform us before 15 February. See the document above for more information about presentations.


A maximum of two persons from each member/participant country are welcome to participate.

Click here to view the participation list.


To register for the conference fill out the form here and send it to

Only the persons that are included in the list of participants above are approved for participation and should complete the registration form.

The deadline for sending in the registration form is 15th May.

Logistical information

Arrival is on 12 June on Tuesday and departure is on 15 June on Friday.

Different options are possible:
1. Agen airport
A company called HOP has flights between “Paris Orly airport” and the Agen airport.
We will organize a pick-up from your arrival at Agen airport and towards Agen airport providing that you return the registration form within the deadline.

2. Agen train station
If you arrive in “Paris CDG airport”, you can take an airport shuttle to the “Paris Montparnasse train station” and take a train to Agen (about 3 hours with a direct train). We will organize a pick-up from your arrival at the station and towards the station providing that you return the registration form within the deadline.

3. Toulouse Blagnac airport
With this option, we can organize a unique shuttle at 17h00 (5pm) with a bus from Blagnac airport. In this case, your flight would need to arrive no later than 16h30.
For the return, a single bus shuttle will be organized at 08h30 towards Toulouse Blagnac airport


EPTA contact person in France, Cédric Le Bossé, International Relations Officer at the National Correctional Administration Academy (ENAP), France: