Saturday, October 20, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

  • Room: 351A-C
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    • Room: 351D-F
    Speaker(s)
      • Room: 361A-C
      Speaker(s)
      • Intermediate
      • Room: 361D-F
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      • Intermediate
      • Room: 371D-F
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      • Advanced
      • Room: 381B
      Speaker(s)
        • Room: 361D
        Speaker(s)

          Sunday, October 21, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

          • Room: 351A-C
          Speaker(s)
            • Room: 351D-F
            Speaker(s)
              • Room: 362A/D
              Speaker(s)
                • Room: 371D-F
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                • Advanced
                • Room: 372A/D
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                  Monday, October 22, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

                • Session Number:300
                  • Room: Grand Ballroom
                  Speaker(s)
                  Speaker
                  Deborah A. P. Hersman
                  President & CEO
                  National Safety Council

                    Monday, October 22, 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM

                    • Room: Grand Ballroom
                    Automation, wearables, augmented reality, virtual reality, drones, big data, machine learning, the internet of things – emerging technologies are now almost too numerous to keep track of. This year’s Executive Forum offers an in-depth look at the tools and trends organizations are beginning to adopt and practical advice for the... ...read more...
                    Speaker(s)
                    Speaker
                    Mr.  James Dorris CSP
                    Vice President, Environment, Health & Safety
                    United Rentals
                    Speaker
                    Lydia Boyd Campbell MD, MPH
                    Chief Medical Officer
                    IBM
                    Speaker
                    Michelle Garner-Janna CSP, CPE
                    Executive Director - Corporate Health & Safety
                    Cummins
                    Moderator
                    Evaristo Leonardi
                    VP, Global Operations Support
                    AES

                      Monday, October 22, 1:00 PM - 1:45 PM

                      • Room: NSC Learning Lab Booth #4535
                      Do the phrases “that will never happen to me” or “I’ve been doing this job for 30 years and never been hurt” sound familiar? Do you have people in your organization who are “10 feet tall and bulletproof”? This motivational session, designed to spark critical thinking, will discuss the transition... ...read more...
                      Speaker(s)
                      Speaker
                      Mr.  Jack Jackson
                      Senior Safety Consultant
                      SafeStart(R) (Booth #2701)
                      Moderator
                      Mr.  Kenneth Schriner
                      Retired
                      Western Area Power Administration
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate

                      Monday, October 22, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

                      • Room: 371D-F
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate
                      • Room: 372B/E
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate
                      • Room: 372C/F
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Introductory
                      • Room: 381A
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate
                      • Room: 382A
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Advanced
                      • Room: 342D-F
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate
                      • Room: 361A-C
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate
                      • Room: 361D-F
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate
                      • Room: 362A/D
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate

                      Monday, October 22, 2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

                      • Room: NSC Learning Lab Booth #4535
                      Achieving safety excellence is a journey, not a destination. Do you have a roadmap showing you the most direct route? This session discusses how other organizations have successfully begun and continued on that journey. Learn the milestones you must pass along the way and how to redirect your efforts at... ...read more...
                      Speaker(s)
                      Speaker
                      Mr.  Charles Douros
                      Senior Consultant
                      ProAct Safety Inc.
                      Speaker
                      Mr.  Terry Mathis
                      CEO
                      ProAct Safety, Inc.
                      Moderator
                      Jonathan Thomas MA
                      Chief Research Consultant
                      National Safety Council
                      Tracks:
                      • Advanced

                      Monday, October 22, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

                      • Room: 352D-F
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Introductory
                      • Room: 351D-F
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Advanced
                      • Room: 361A-C
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate
                      • Room: 361D-F
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Advanced
                      • Room: 362B/E
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Advanced
                      • Room: 342D-F
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate
                      • Room: 362A/D
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Introductory
                      • Room: 372C/F
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate
                      • Room: 381A
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Advanced
                      • Room: 382A
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate

                      Monday, October 22, 3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

                      • Room: NSC Learning Lab Booth #4535
                      This session will review electrical safety concepts – from new equipment to risk assessment techniques – and point to key standards and standards concepts that are not normally fully implemented. You’ll learn about some cutting-edge technologies that could change electrical safety and personnel protection....
                      Speaker(s)
                      Speaker
                      Mr.  Hugh Hoagland
                      Sr. Consultant
                      e-Hazard.com
                      Moderator
                      Dr  Troy Bonar
                      President
                      Safety Personnel Services, Inc.
                      Tracks:
                      • Advanced

                      Monday, October 22, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

                      • Room: 361D-F
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate
                      • Room: 362A/D
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Intermediate
                      • Room: 362B/E
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Introductory
                      • Room: 361A-C
                      Speaker(s)
                      Tracks:
                      • Advanced

                      Tuesday, October 23, 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

                      • Room: Grand Ballroom
                      When Yogi Berra uttered these famous words, he captured the essence of the fast and furious pace of change that the safety profession is facing … for which we are not ready. A lot of focus is being placed on the “second wave” in safety – the so-called New View,... ...read more...
                      Speaker(s)
                      Speaker
                      Mr.  Corrie Pitzer
                      CEO
                      SAFEmap International (Booth #4524)
                      Moderator
                      Mr.  Jack Jackson
                      Senior Safety Consultant
                      SafeStart(R) (Booth #2701)

                        Tuesday, October 23, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

                        • Room: 351
                        Campbell Institute Workshop A explores the immense opportunities for EHS in the era of analytics, data lakes and cognitive computing. In this intensive three-hour session, participants will hear from industry and data experts on the strategies, tools, and approaches necessary to make the most of your metrics. Note: a $99... ...read more...
                        Speaker(s)
                        Speaker
                        Mike Brown
                        IBM
                        Speaker
                        Monika Buchanan MBA, CSP
                        Global EHS Operations Director
                        AES
                        Speaker
                        Sean Allen
                        IT/Analytics/Global Safety Delivery Center Manager
                        IBM
                        Moderator
                        Mr.  Erick Walberth
                        Director, Safety & Environmental
                        Schneider Electric
                        Moderator
                        Glenn Murray
                        Campbell Institute Fellow
                        Tracks:

                          Tuesday, October 23, 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

                          • Room: NSC Learning Lab Booth #4535
                          Make sure to be on the Expo floor when an OSHA representative announces the agency's Top 10 most-cited violations for fiscal year 2017. Congress & Expo attendees will be the first to hear this major announcement....
                          Speaker(s)
                          Speaker
                          Mr.  Patrick Kapust
                          Deputy Director
                          OSHA - Directorate of Enforcement Programs

                            Tuesday, October 23, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

                            • Room: NSC Learning Lab Booth #4535
                            The human hand is one of the most important tools in a work environment, regardless of the task being performed. It is also most vulnerable to occupational injury, ranking high among all injury types. Join PPE Experts from ISEA, in a discussion on the innovations in hand protection, to better... ...read more...
                            Speaker(s)
                            Speaker
                            Mr.  Paul Harris
                            VP of Product Strategy and Innovations
                            MCR Safety
                            Speaker
                            Mr  Rodney Taylor MS, MBA
                            Global Sales & Marketing Manager, Industrial PPE
                            D3O US LLC
                            Moderator
                            Ms  Cristine Fargo
                            Director, Member and Technical Services
                            International Safety Equip Assn.

                              Tuesday, October 23, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

                              • Room: 351
                              Campbell Institute Workshop B explores the tactical element of emerging technologies that are ready for implementation or already in use across industries today. In this interactive three-hour session, participants will learn about the successes and challenges of implementing everything from wearables to “hyper-training” from leading industry and technology experts.   Note:... ...read more...
                              Speaker(s)
                              Speaker
                              Mr.  Clint Wernimont CSP
                              Corporate Senior Safety Leader
                              Cummins Inc.
                              Speaker
                              Ethan Lesueur
                              SSIT Manager
                              Exxon Mobil Corporation
                              Speaker
                              Mr.  Jonathon Greene
                              Business Strategy Advisor
                              Exxon Mobil Corporation
                              Speaker
                              Mr.  Pramod Palat
                              Occupational Safety Director
                              Cummins Inc.
                              Moderator
                              Pete Batrowny
                              TBA
                              Moderator
                              Ron Kurtz
                              Health, Safety & Environmental Affairs Manager
                              Firmenich
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                                Tuesday, October 23, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

                                • Room: 372C/F
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Intermediate
                                • Room: 382C
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                                Tracks:
                                • Advanced
                                • Room: 382B
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Introductory
                                • Room: 381B
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Introductory
                                • Room: 352C
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Intermediate
                                • Room: 352D-F
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Intermediate
                                • Room: 372A/D
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Intermediate
                                • Room: 371D-F
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Intermediate
                                • Room: 362C/F
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Advanced
                                • Room: 362B/E
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Introductory
                                • Room: 361A-C
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Introductory
                                • Room: 371A-C
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Introductory
                                • Room: 342D-F
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Advanced

                                Tuesday, October 23, 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

                                • Room: NSC Learning Lab Booth #4535
                                It’s hard to be a top-notch safety pro and still find time to deliver great training. Tired of compliance- based lectures and begging people to come and pay attention? Stop working so hard – work smarter! Become a Safety Training Ninja who uses tools like a master and slices through... ...read more...
                                Speaker(s)
                                Speaker
                                Ms  Regina McMichael CSP, CET
                                President
                                The Learning Factory, Inc.
                                Moderator
                                Robert Braun CSHO
                                Director, Safety & Health Programs
                                The University of Texas at Arlington
                                Tracks:
                                • Intermediate

                                Tuesday, October 23, 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM

                                • Room: 362A/D
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Introductory
                                • Room: 362B/E
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Introductory
                                • Lecture: Single Speaker
                                • Room: 372A/D
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Intermediate
                                • Room: 342D-F
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Intermediate
                                • Room: 372C/F
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Advanced
                                • Room: 371A-C
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Advanced
                                • Room: 362C/F
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Intermediate
                                • Room: 382B
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                                Tracks:
                                • Intermediate
                                • Room: 382C
                                Speaker(s)
                                Tracks:
                                • Intermediate

                                Wednesday, October 24, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

                                • Room: Grand Ballroom
                                Was the communication plan consistent? How decisions were made based on history from Hurricane Rita. Where did the infrastructure fail? Were the evacuation sites in place and ready?...
                                Speaker(s)
                                Speaker
                                Harris County Judge Ed Emmett
                                Director of Homeland Security & Emergency Management
                                TBA
                                Moderator
                                Mr.  Tim Page-Bottorff CSP, CET
                                Senior Safety Consultant
                                SafeStart(R) (Booth #2701)
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                                  Wednesday, October 24, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM


                                  Wednesday, October 24, 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

                                  • Room: NSC Learning Lab Booth #4535
                                  This session celebrates the people responsible for the safety of others and reminds them of the profound effect they have on people’s lives. In the movie “It’s a Wonderful Life,” George Bailey gets the opportunity to see the difference he made in the lives of the people of Bedford Falls.... ...read more...
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Speaker
                                  Mr.  Dale Lesinski QSSP
                                  Vice President
                                  DiVal Safety Equipment (Booth #4103)
                                  Moderator
                                  Mr.  Craig Corey
                                  Safety Manager
                                  Arkema Inc.
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate

                                  Wednesday, October 24, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

                                  • Room: 362A/D
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate
                                  • Room: 362B/E
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate
                                  • Room: 362C/F
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Introductory
                                • Session Number:105
                                • 105 - Hang Up and Drive
                                  • Room: 372A/D
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                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate
                                  • Room: 372B/E
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                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate
                                  • Room: 372C/F
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate
                                  • Room: 381B
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Introductory
                                  • Room: 382A
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                                  Tracks:
                                  • Advanced
                                  • Room: 352D-F
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate
                                  • Lecture: Single Speaker
                                  • Room: 371A-C
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate
                                  • Room: 352A
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Introductory
                                  • Room: 371D-F
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate

                                  Wednesday, October 24, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

                                  • Room: 381A
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate
                                  • Room: 352D-F
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate
                                  • Room: 372A/D
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate
                                  • Room: 362B/E
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Introductory
                                  • Room: 372B/E
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Advanced
                                  • Room: 372C/F
                                  Speaker(s)
                                  Tracks:
                                  • Intermediate

                                  Thursday, October 25, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

                                  • Room: 351A-C
                                  Speaker(s)
                                    • Room: 351D-F
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                                      • Room: 381B
                                      Speaker(s)
                                      • Intermediate
                                      • Room: 362A/D
                                      Speaker(s)
                                      • Intermediate
                                      • Room: 371D-F
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                                        • Room: 372A/D
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                                        • Intermediate
                                      • Session Number:223
                                      • 223 - Job Safety Analysis
                                        • Room: 362B/E
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                                          • Room: 372B/E
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                                          • Intermediate

                                          Friday, October 26, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM