Clemens Weikert got his PhD in psychology from Lund University, Sweden, 1972 He retired from his position as Associate Professor at the Department of Psychology, Lund University in 2007. He has been active in human factors research since the mid sixties doing research on target acquisition, process control and human factors in aviation. At present he works as an independent HF-consultant, mainly in areas related to safety culture and risk assessment. He is a founding member of the Europe Chapter and has served as President for three periods and is presently serving as acting treasurer. Furthermore he co-organised three Chapter Meetings in Lund, Sweden (1985, 1991, 2003) and is co-editor of several of the Chapter´s Conference Proceedings.