Schedule

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Please download the Region VI PDC Brochure and take a look at the fantastic program we have planned for you.  We are offering both OSHA 10 General Industry and Construction as Pre-Conferences, our Lunch and Learn will discuss how your posture affects your work and home life, and our breakout sessions cover everything from new millennials in the workforce to risk management to how the new Administration is affecting our regulatory agencies.

Sunday, 9/17/17 (Pre-Conference)

7:00 – 8:00am Registration

8:00 – 5:00pm

PCS-1
OSHA-10 – General Industry
Randy Harper


Monday, 9/18/17 (Pre-Conference)

7:00 – 8:00am Registration

8:00 – 12:00pm Concurrent Sessions

PCS-1 CONT’D
OSHA-10 – General Industry
Randy Harper

PCS-2
Contemporary Issues Affecting Safety Program Operations
Robert Emery, DrPH, CHP, CBSP, CIH, CSP, CHMM, CPP, ARM

12:00 – 5:00pm

ROC Meeting
All ROC members or proxies should be in attendance

1:00 – 5:00pm Concurrent Sessions

PCS-3
OSHA-10 – Construction
Randy Harper

PCS-4
Confined Space Entry & Rescue
Daryl See & Brian Hughes, CSP


Tuesday 9/19/17 (Pre-Conference)

7:00 – 8:00am Registration

8:00 – 12:00pm Concurrent Sessions

PCS-3 CONT’D
OSHA-10 – Construction
Randy Harper

PCS-4 CONT’D
Confined Space Entry & Rescue
Daryl See & Brian Hughes, CSP

PCS-5
Bow Tie Risk Assessment
Paul Esposito, CIH, CSP

ROC Meeting
All ROC members or proxies should be in attendance

12:00 – 1:00pm Registration

1:00 – 5:00pm

PCS-3 CONT’D
OSHA-10 – Construction
Randy Harper

PCS-4 CONT’D
Confined Space Entry & Rescue
Daryl See & Brian Hughes, CSP

PCS-5 CONT’D
Bow Tie Risk Assessment
Paul Esposito, CIH, CSP


Wednesday 9/20/17

7:00 – 8:00am Registration – Continental Breakfast

8:00 – 8:30am

Opening Comments
Elizabeth Barnette, Jim Smith, Alicia Mitchell

8:30 – 10:00am

General Session
Managing Complex Change – The Challenge of Implementing a Significant Safety Improvement Initiative
Gary Higbee

10:00 – 10:45am Break/Exhibition – EXHIBIT HALL OPEN 10:00 a.m. – 5:00p.m

10:45 – 12:00pm Concurrent Sessions

Rethinking Risk Assessment – Adding the 3rd Dimension
Gary Higbee

Creating a Safety Culture with Near Miss Reporting
Kelly Bernish, CSP, COSS

The New Face of HazCom – SDS & Label Compliance in the Post-GHS Deadline Era
Chuck Haling

The Promise and Peril of “Citizen Science” – and Why This Matters to Safety
Robert Emery, DrPH, CHP, CBSP, CIH, CSP, CHMM, CPP, ARM

12:00 – 1:30pm Lunch

1:30 – 2:45pm Concurrent Sessions

OSHA’s New Recordkeeping Law and How to Simplify Compliance
Chuck Haling

Bow Tie Risk Assessment
Paul Esposito, CIH, CSP

7 Effective Strategies for Capitalizing on the Millennial Shift in EHS
Sara Hoover

Student Presentations
Ogaga Tebehaevu

2:45 – 3:30pm Exhibition Hall Open

3:30 – 4:45pm Concurrent Sessions

Rock Quarry: Engaging Senior Leadership in Safety Program Development
Rick Pollock, CSP

OSHA Update – Walking Working Surfaces
Will Zettler

7 Effective Strategies for Capitalizing on the Millennial Shift in EHS – REPEAT
Sara Hoover

Student Presentations
Ogaga Tebehaevu


Thursday, 9/21/17

7:00 – 8:00am Registration – Continental Breakfast

8:00 – 8:30am

Opening Comments
Elizabeth Barnette in Exhibit Hall

8:30 – 10:00am General Session

7 Principles of Influence for the Effective Leader
Dennis Baker

9:30 – 10:45am EXHIBIT HALL OPEN

10:00 – 10:45am Break/Exhibition Hall Open

Final Raffles – Student Award Presentations — Food/Drinks – Golf Announcements

10:45 – 12:00pm Concurrent Sessions

Risk Assessment – Understanding Key Concepts and Tools
Diana Stegall

Techniques to Detect Deceptive Behavior
Rick Hinson

Attitude, Discover How Your Attitude Makes the Difference
Denis Baker

12:00 – 12:15pm Break

12:15 – 3:15pm

Lunch and Learn Session
Building and Sustaining Employee Wellness: Posture and Nutrition and Their Impact on Employees
Monica L. Pampell, MS

12:15 – 5:00pm

Wellness Event


Friday, 9/22/17

7:00 – 8:00am Registration – Continental Breakfast

8:00 – 8:15am

Opening Comments
Elizabeth Barnette

8:15 –9:45am General Session

Safety Summit – Executive Leaders
Facilitated by Diana Stegall

9:45 – 10:15am Break

10:15 – 11:45am Concurrent Sessions

OSHA/MSHA Outlook: Will Safety Be Trumped?
Adele Abrams

Strategies for Preventing Fatal and Life Altering Injury Events
Erick M. Spencer, CSP, ARM, and Brad Lindsey

Safety @ Six Sigma
R. Alex Eggleston, CSP & Julian Mercer, CSP, ASP, CSHM

11:45am – Conference Ends