Conference Agenda

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2017 CONFERENCE AGENDA - BUILDING A SAFETY CULTURE FROM THE GROUND UP

 TUESDAY 9 MAY

 PROMOTING SAFETY LEADERSHIP

10:30AM-11:10AM

3 Strategies to Build and Enhance Safety Leadership

Marie-Claire Ross, Chief Corporate Catalyst, Trustologie

11:15AM-11:55AM 

Safe at Transdev – Everyone, Always

How Transdev is continuously improving their safety strategy to ensure each and every staff member gets home safely at the end of the day

Wayne Richards, GM Group Health & Safety, Environment & Quality, Transdev

1:45PM-2:25PM

The Stickman Approach:  Demystifying Organisational Psychosocial Factors

Alison Gembarovski, Principal Ergonomist and Manager of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Unit, WorkSafe Victoria and Ian Sutcliffe, Manager, Return to Work Inspectorate, Worksafe Victoria

 MENTAL HEALTH AND WELLNESS IN AN INDUSTRIAL ENVIRONMENT

1:00PM-1:40PM

Understanding the Financial Relevance of Safe Work Practices

Accounting for the Costs of Hurting People

Jillian Hamilton, CEO and Founder, Manage Damage

2:30PM-3:10PM

Placing Mental and Physical Health at the Top of your Safety Checklist

Paul Spinks, Counsellor, The Wisdom Factory

 WEDNESDAY 10 MAY

EMERGING DEVELOPMENTS IN INDUSTRIAL SAFETY 

10:30AM-11:10AM

The Role of the Health and Safety Professional in 2030: A Case Study

Cameron Stevens, Safety Innovation Consultant, Percolate Ideas

11:15AM-11:55AM

Getting to the Root of Why Safety Incidents Occur

Greg Splatt, National HSE Manager, Johns Lyng Group

12:00PM-12:40PM 

Incident Investigation – Moving the Focus from ‘The Person’ to ‘The Risk Controls’

Alison Gembarovski, Principal Ergonomist and Manager of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Unit, WorkSafe Victoria

1:40PM-2:20PM

Building Rapport – Getting Safety Results through Inspiration not Perspiration

Paul Daniel, HSEQ, Adept Drainage

 HEALTH AND WELLNESS 

2:25PM-3:05PM

Fatigue Prevention

John Toomey, CEO, Wellness Thought Leader, Australian Wellness Education and Training Pty

 THURSDAY 11 MAY

 HEALTH AND WELLNESS 

10:30AM-11:10AM

 

Integrated Employee Wellbeing and Safety: Joining the Dots

Greg McLoughlin, Managing Director, Health by Design Australia

11:15AM-11:55AM

Looking at BlueScope Steel’s  Approach to Addressing Mental Health and Wellness in the Workplace

Lara Tramacco, Occupational Nurse, Bluescope Steel

12:00PM-12:40PM

Reducing the Hidden Costs of Alcohol and Drugs in the Workplace

Natasha Jager, National Manager, Workplace Safety, Alcohol and Drug Foundation

2:25PM-3:05PM

What Safety Can Learn from Neuroscience

Christopher Lequaietermaine, HabitSafe

LEGAL AND POLICY UPDATES 

1:40PM-2:20PM

Heavy Vehicles: How to Forge Strong Links in your Chain of Responsibility

Shae McCartney, Partner Workplace Relations, Employment & Safety Group, Clayton Utz

 PROMOTING SAFETY LEADERSHIP

3:10PM-3:45PM

The MINDSENSE Safety Program

Defining a zero harm safety culture by applying mindfulness based high-performance thinking strategies

Alistair Schuback, Safety Culture Specialist, Aframes Safety

FRIDAY 12 MAY

 HEALTH AND WELLNESS 

10:30AM-11.10AM

Ergonomics in an Ageing Workforce

Ted Dohrmann, Managing Director, Dohrmann Consulting

11:15AM-11:55AM

Slips, Trips and Falls

David Lake, Managing Director, Advanced Technology Testing and Research (ATTAR)

12:00PM-12:40PM

The Importance of Fatigue Risk Management to Ensuring Safety in a High Risk Environment

Dr Linda Schachter, Medical Director, Sleep Services Australia

 SAFETY AND INDUSTRIAL TECHNOLOGY

2:25PM-3:05PM

Organisational Behaviour Modification: A Practical Approach to Cultural Transformation Towards Improved Safety

Lebeaux Mulder, Managing Director, Expectra International

 

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OPENING TIMES
Wed 9 May Exhibition 10am - 6pm
Thur 10 May Exhibition 10am - 6pm
Fri 11 May Exhibition 10am - 4pm

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