2022 Conference Program

Schedule subject to change.

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

With environmentally-friendly electric vehicle (EV) manufacturing surging in Ohio and surrounding areas, take this opportunity to learn manufacturing and EHS best practices from battery maker Ultium Cells (a GM/LG Electronics joint venture), Eaton eMobility and other automotive OEMs and Tier-1s. Gain insight into the future of sustainable energy in this special panel discussion

Scott Adams

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

7:30 AM - 8:15 AM
Conference Networking

Attendees will gather over breakfast to discuss important topics in the industry. Potential topics for discussion brought to you by preferred partners of EHS Today include:   

  • Risk Management
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Wellness & Total Worker Health
  • The Role of Safety Professionals in ESG
  • Training & Engagement
  • Smart PPE
  • Ergonomics
  • Cybersecurity
  • Wearables & Mobile Devices
  • AI, Machine Learning, and Data Analytics
  • Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
  • Safety Management Systems
  • Workplace Violence
  • Engagement & Safety Culture
  • Construction Safety Technology 
8:15 AM - 9:45 AM

Attendees will learn how Rockwell Automation’s EHS director manages cross-functional teams, delegates and defines work streams, builds relationships, and influences global teams, and manages unexpected change, while integrating EHS further into the business. They’ll also learn how to demonstrate to senior management the benefits of company-wide safety leadership.

Majo Thurman
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Safety Management

One of EHS Today's sponsor partners will discuss a key aspect of Safety Management during this session.

Safety Solutions

Attendees will learn observable risk factors and existing control measures that can help prevent workplace violence, as well as hear about new safety technologies for violence prevention and specific use cases.

Kenna Carlsen
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Safety Management
Attendees will learn the many considerations safety professionals need to know when handling OSHA investigations as well as best practices when contesting citations.
John Ho, JD
Safety Solutions

One of EHS Today's sponsor partners will discuss a key aspect of Safety Solutions during this session.

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Safety Management
Attendees, regardless of background or experience, will learn new ways to educate themselves as well as others to make safety accessible (and fun!).
Bill Gibson,  ASP
Safety Solutions
Attendees will learn how to use data to define an environment, social and governance (ESG) strategy relevant to the EHS function and how to support their companies’ sustainability initiatives.
Jim Lane
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Safety Management
Attendees will understand the relationship between transformational leadership and engagement and how to create more robust safety cultures within their organizations.
Sammy Davis, CSP, Gr. IOSH
Safety Solutions

Attendees will learn how wearable technology can gather relevant EHS leading indicator data, how to identify high-risk safety trends, and how to calculate ROI from technology investments.

Thomas West,  SPHR, SHRM-SCP, COSS Mark Jones, CIH, CSP

Thursday, October 20, 2022

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Attendees will learn from winners of the America’s Safest Companies award how to ingrain a culture of safety within their organizations, how to engage and involve employees in the entire EHS process, and how to demonstrate to senior management the benefits of company-wide safety leadership.

Bill D'Amico Rod Courtney, CHST, CUSP, WCLS Ryan Tucker
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Safety Management
Attendees will learn how safety professionals can make EHS part of the organizational culture, not just a stand-alone entity, and discover the benefits of a corporate culture that includes EHS.
Richard Fulwiler, PhD Stephen Jenkins, MSc
Safety Solutions
Attendees will learn the latest information on occupational heat stress and how inaction could negatively affect their business (health, safety, and productivity). They’ll learn how to identify the hazards and implement a heat stress management plan, as well as what to do if an employee suffers an exertional heat stroke.
Margaret Morrissey, PhD
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Safety Tours

Tour is limited to 30 participants and registration is required. Reserve your seat now!