Make lasting connections with the people who speak your language and share your day-to-day challenges by debating important issues, sharing personal stories and lessons learned. Subject your thinking to the best judges around – your peers. Networking opportunities include roundtables, luncheons, technical tours, ASSE Foundation golf outing
Targeted learning sessions
EHS professionals are expected to have expertise in environmental management, ergonomics, industrial hygiene, product safety, Workers’ Compensation, construction safety and organizational management, in addition to the more traditional aspects of safety management and engineering. With hundreds of educational sessions led by leaders and innovators in the field, Safety 2014 encompasses all this and more!
Here is a sample of the breadth and diversity of a few of the 250 sessions available:
- 526: Social Media & Safety Professionals Get in the Game
Track: Business Skills & Personal Development
Experience Level: Intermediate
Learn how safety professionals can utilize social media as an organizational strategy in their own facilities. Attendees will explore current applications and learn the path to help them get in the game.
- 656: How does Obesity Impact Safety in the Workplace?
Track: Industrial Hygiene/Health
Experience Level: Intermediate, Advanced
Learn the seven areas in which obesity statistically increases worker risks including on-the-job fatigue, heat-related illness, falls, confined space entry, hand-arm vibration syndrome, carpal tunnel syndrome and PPE use, and discuss prevention strategies.
- 692: Wind Turbine Safety & Loss Prevention
Experience Level: Advanced
Wind turbines present unique risk that those new to the industry may not recognize. The interactive session will discuss potential loss scenarios, and explore external safety considerations for the prevention of wind turbine industry hazards.
Take your EHS programs to the next level
Advance your organization by connecting with the products and services that will take your EHS programs to the next level. Whether you enjoy the energy of the expo floor, filled with a wide range of products, services, technologies and innovations, or if you prefer a one-on-one approach, you will find opportunities and solutions to fit your organization’s needs.
Spanish-speaking attendees can attend 11 specialized sessions with technical content in Spanish. The general sessions will offer Spanish translation making the conference accessible to the growing Hispanic market. This initiative
aims to better connect ASSE with diverse audiences. Visit www.safety2014.org/es.
ASSE and ISHN have teamed up for the Attendee Choice Awards. Don’t miss your chance to recognize today’s most innovative PPE and safety products. All products profiled, from AEDs to Training, will be on display in the Attendee Choice Awards Pavilion in the Exposition Hall. Winners will be announced on-site June 10.
You’ll come back refocused, revitalized, reconnected. READY!
Register today at www.safety2014.org or call +1.847.699.2929.