Wednesday, April 24, 2024

 

Tuesday   |   Wednesday   |   Thursday 

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Sessions may change without notice.

 



8:00 am - Registration and Exhibits Open

9:00 am - Opening Keynote and Annual Meeting


 
   9:00 - 10:15 am - General Session/Keynote -
   "The Bridge to Excellence: Building Capacity for Sustainable Performance"

    Shawn Galloway - Chief Executive Officer - ProAct Safety, Inc.



10:15 - 11:00 am - Networking break with Exhibitors



 

   11:00 - 11:45 am | Breakout Sessions 1

     (choose one session to attend)
                                               
  • 1A: Generate, Curate, Disseminate: Pairing Artificial Intelligence with Expert Intelligence to Lower Risk
    Andrew Lang - Founder/CEO - Omega Notes - State College, PA
  • 1B: How Wearable Safety Tech Enhances HOP Initiatives While Reducing Incidents & Claims!
    Tom West - Vice President - MakuSafe - West Des Moines, IA
  • 1C: Industrial Hygiene & Safety 
    James Baxter - Environmental Group Manager/Sr. Project Manager - Terracon Consultants, Inc. - Bettendorf, IA
  • 1D: OSHA Update
    Brian Bothast - Safety & Occupational Health Specialist - U.S. Dept of Labor, OSHA - Peoria, IL
  • 1E:TBA
    Speaker TBA


 

  12:00 pm - 12:45 pm | Breakout Sessions 2

     (choose one session to attend) 

  • 2A: How Situational Awareness Impacts Safety
    Cadrien Livingston - Regional Safety Manager - Viterra - Hubbard, NE
  • 2B: Smart Safety Solutions: How to Enhance EHS with Microsoft Power Platform
    Linden Terpstra, CPS - CEO/Founder - EHS Support Source - Cedar Falls, IA
  • 2C: TBA

    Speaker TBA

  • 2D: IISC Safety Awards Overview
    Brian Bothast - Safety & Occupational Health Specialist - U.S. Department of Labor, OSHA - Peoria, IL
  • 2E: Current RCRA Hazardous Waste Trends and Regulatory Updates
    Andrew Ewald - Senior Consultant & Business Development - Trinity Consultants - West Des Moines, IA



12:45 - 2:00 pm - Lunch and time with the Exhibitors



  2:00 - 2:45 pm | Breakout Sessions 3

    (choose one session to attend)

  • 3A: Improving Your Safety Culture
    Corwyn P Sperry - Health & Safety Manager - Sterling Steel Company, LLC - LeClaire, IA
  • 3B: Emergency Action Plan - Your Pathway Forward
    Michael Mulherin - Owner & President - Informmics, LLC - North Liberty, IA
  • 3C: Recovery Ready Workplaces
    Diane Rohlman - Director & Laura Keniston - Outreach Coordinator - Healthier Workforce Center - Iowa City, IA
  • 3D: Improving Your Lockout and Confined Space Entry Program
    Brian Bothast - Safety & Occupational Health Specialist - U.S. Department of Labor, OSHA - Peoria, IL
  • 3E:TBA
    Speaker TBA


2:45 - 3:15 pm - Break w/Exhibitors



  3:15 - 4:00 pm | Breakout Sessions 4

    (choose one session to attend) 

  • 4A: Benchmarking, How Do You Measure Up?
    Carl Vass - EHS Consultant - Falcon Safety Group - Danville, IA
  • 4B: Safety Through AI Analytics
    Ram Kumar - CRO - SIERA.AI - Austin, TX
  • 4C: Infectious Disease: It’s Not Just COVID
    George Gruetzmacher - Industrial Hygiene Engineer / Scientist - WI State Laboratory of Hygiene - UW Madison - Madison, WI
  • 4D: Understanding the Basics to NFPA 70E and Updates in 2024
  • Kam Alipour - National Manager Protective Apparel Direct Sales - Cintas Corp - Maple Grove, MN
  • 4E: TBA
    Speaker TBA



4:00 - 5:00 pm - Networking Reception
Networking, drinks and snacks | Door prize drawings | Social time w/exhibitors