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Conference at a Glance

 ​​​​​​​​​​​​All educational programm​ing is incorporated into four p​rimary subject matter tracks:​
Enterprise Risk Assessment and Management
Enterprise Risk Assessment and Management​
​Emergency Response and Preparedness
​Emergency Response and Preparedness
Management / Leadership
Management / Leadership
​​Thou​​ght Leader
Thou​​ght Leader

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​After reviewing the sessions below, we would like to get y​​our input on our sessi​​ons this year.

Please respond to our short survey​ to help us make your experience at the 2016 Fall Conference everything you hope for.​​​​​​​​​​
 
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 10/22 & 10/23, Saturday & Sunday

 
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10/22 & 23, Saturday & Sunday8:00AM-5:00PMYesYesPDC 5 - OHS Management System Auditor
 

 10/22, Saturday

 
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10/22, Saturday8:00AM-NoonYesYesPDC 1 - Professional Ethics: Fact is More Interesting than Fiction
10/22, Saturday8:00AM-5:00PMYesYesPDC 2 - Risk Assessment Boot Camp for IHs: Asbestos, Silica, Metals & Organic Compounds
10/22, Saturday8:00AM-5:00PMYesYesPDC 3 - Welding: Identifying Exposures and Controls
10/22, Saturday8:00AM-5:00PMYesYesPDC 4 - Providing Expert Witness Testimony
 

 10/23, Sunday

 
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10/23, Sunday8:00AM-5:00PMYesYesPDC 6 - The Worst Plant: A Virtual H&S Audit
10/23, Sunday8:00AM-5:00PMYesYesPDC 7 - Effective Industrial Hygiene Management of Petrochemical Turnarounds
10/23, Sunday8:00AM-5:00PMYesYesPDC 8 - Assessing Inhalation Hazards during an Emergency Response
10/23, Sunday8:00AM-5:00PMYesYesPDC 9 - Bayesian Statistics: Applications in IH Data Interpretation
10/23, Sunday8:00AM-5:00PMYesYesPDC 10 - Legionella and Other Waterborne Pathogens: Recognition, Evaluation, and Control
10/23, Sunday8:00AM-5:00PMYesYesPDC 11 - OELs: Tools for Assessing Worker Health Risk
 

 10/24, Monday

 
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10/24, Monday7:00 - 8:30 AMYesNoMonday Breakfast: The IH Profession "Rebranding" Debate — To Do or Not To Do?
10/24, Monday8:45 - 10:00 AMNoNoOpening Session: Leader of the Future
10/24, Monday10:00 - 10:30 AMNoNoNetworking Break
10/24, Monday10:30 - 11:30 AMNoNoQuick Talk 1: Determining the Appropriate OELs for Workplace Exposures and How to Quantify the Hazard
10/24, Monday10:30 -11:30 AMNoNoQuick Talk 2: The Factory of the Future: How Nanotechnology and Advanced Manufacturing Are Changing How We Make Things
10/24, Monday10:30 -11:30 AMNoNoQuick Talk 3: Leadership and the Health and Safety Professional
10/24, Monday10:30 - 11:30 AMNoNoQuick Talk 4: Practical Applications of Risk Assessment Management Systems for Highlighting Organizational Risks and Prioritizing EHS Resources
10/24, Monday11:45 AM - 1:15 PMYesNoMonday Luncheon: A 2016 Total Worker Health Update for Industrial Hygienists
10/24, Monday1:30 - 5:00 PMYesYesSpecial Workshop - Advanced Leadership: Energizing Organizations, Powering the Profession
10/24, Monday1:30 - 3:00 PMNoNoCS-1 Enterprise Risk Management — IH and EHS Role Within the Larger Organizational Enterprise, Part 1
10/24, Monday1:30 - 3:00 PMNoNoCS-2 Emergency Response: Planning, Practice, Execution, and Critique – The Big Picture, Part 1
10/24, Monday1:30 - 3:00 PMNoNoCS-3 Personal Travel Safety - You Are at Risk
10/24, Monday3:00 - 3:30 PMNoNoNetworking Break
10/24, Monday3:30 - 5:00 PMNoNoCS-4 Enterprise Risk Management — IH and EHS Role Within the Larger Organizational Enterprise, Part 2
10/24, Monday3:30 - 5:00 PMNoNoCS-5 Emergency Response; Planning, Practice, Execution, and Critique - The Big Picture, Part 2
10/24, Monday3:30 - 5:00 PMNoNoCS-6 New Frontiers: Hierarchy of OELs and Occupational Hazard Banding
10/24, Monday5:00 - 6:00 PMYesYesWelcome Reception
 

 10/25, Tuesday

 
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10/25, Tuesday7:00 - 8:30 AMYesNoTuesday Breakfast: Table Topics
10/25, Tuesday8:45 - 10:00 AMNoNoGeneral Session: Journey of This Industrial Hygienist
10/25, Tuesday10:00 - 10:30 AMNoNoNetworking Break
10/25, Tuesday10:30 - 11:30 AMNoNoQuick Talk 5: Old Problems and New Technology
10/25, Tuesday10:30 - 11:30 AMNoNoQuick Talk 6: The Scoop on Lack of Zs and Impact of Millennials on Safety
10/25, Tuesday10:30 -11:30 AMNoNoQuick Talk 7: Risk Management – Let’s Start with Accurate Assessment
10/25, Tuesday11:45 AM - 1:15 PMYesNoTuesday Luncheon Discussion: Collaboration Between Samplers and Testing Laboratories
10/25, Tuesday1:30 - 3:00 PMNoNoCS-7 Global Perspectives on ERM, Risk Management, Practical Approaches, Implementation and Case Studies
10/25, Tuesday1:30 - 3:00 PMNoNoCS-8 Special Topics in Emergency Response, from New Technology to Finance
10/25, Tuesday1:30 - 3:00 PMNoNoCS-9 A World of Opportunities – International OHS Projects Around the Globe
10/25, Tuesday1:30 - 3:00 PMNoNoCS-10 Leadership Driven Excellence
10/25, Tuesday3:00 - 3:30 PMNoNoNetworking Break
10/25, Tuesday3:30 - 5:00 PMNoNoClosing Session: Risk Innovation and the Workplace of the Future
 

 10/26, Wednesday

 
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10/26, Wednesday8:00AM-NoonYesYesPDC 12 - How to Assess and Manage Nanomaterial Risks
10/26, Wednesday8:00AM-NoonYesYesPDC 13 - Transformational Leadership: The Key to H&S Excellence
10/26, Wednesday8:00AM-5:00PMYesYesPDC 14 - Transitioning to Safer Chemicals