European Hydrogen Safety Panel

About the intiative
The FCH 2 JU launched the European Hydrogen Safety Panel initiative with the mission to assist the FCH 2 JU both at programme and at project level in assuring that hydrogen safety is adequately managed. It is also to promote and disseminate H2 safety culture within and outside of the FCH 2 JU programme. The European Hydrogen Safety Panel will provide to the FCH 2 JU Programme Office a unique, practical and direct access to an objective: state-of-the-art expert judgment for all issues regarding hydrogen safety.
To implement this mission, the FCH JU is looking for experts.
Call for expression
Call for expressions of interest to set up a list of independent experts to assist the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen 2 Joint Undertaking for tasks in relation to the European Hydrogen Safety Panel.
The complete details of the call, including all information and objectives of the call, detailed eligibility requirements, and what and how to submit an application can be found here (hyperlink to our internal document that we have prepared for the call available here
Additional documents available for this call:

Registration for activities to be carried out in 2017:

This is an open call to be used throughout its whole period of validity. Experts can register at any time; however only candidates having registered no later than Tuesday 31 October 2017 at 18:00, Brussels local time will be taken into account for the assignment of tasks for the year 2018. Registrations received after this date will be taken into account for the assignment of tasks to be done as of 2019.


Instructions for applications
Candidates meeting the eligibility criteria contained in the full Call for Expressions of Interest are requested to submit their applications electronically by email to
In order to be deemed admissible, applications must:
    1. Be submitted at the above mentioned email address;
    2. Be received by the closing date and / or time for submission; 
    3. Include the following documents:
  • a Registration Form,
  • a Letter of Interest (maximum one page), and
  • an up-to-date Curriculum vitae in the H2020 database of experts:
You can register as an expert via the Participant Portal at this link.
If you are a registered expert, you can complete or update your profile at any time by logging-in to your Portal account (EU Login) and accessing My Expert Area.

Please proceed as follows:

Register as an expert and prepare your Curriculum Vitae  in H2020 database of experts

  1. Fill in the Registration Form with the requested information;
  2. Prepare your Letter of Interest stating the reasons for reasons for which you would like to participate as an expert to the activities of the European Hydrogen Safety Panel (maximum 1 page)
  3. Submit all the above mentioned documents in one email to:

You will receive an email confirm the reception of your application.