September 11-13, 2017
The Hilton Atlanta
Atlanta, GA USA

Select Criteria: Tracks = Safety Technology

Tuesday, September 12
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Multiple studies show that, rather than focusing on simply compliance or cost avoidance, Safety Managers should focus on the productivity gains obtained through comprehensive safety programs including cultural, procedural, and technical elements. Best-in-class perfomers achieve 5%-7% higher OEE, 2%-4% less unscheduled downtime, with less than half the injury rate of...
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Steve Ludwig

Safety Programs Manager
Rockwell Automation
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Tuesday, September 12
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Room:   210
  • Tuesday, September 12, 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
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Topic: An Integrated Approach to Risk Assessment and Control This session will provide insight into an integrated approach to risk assessment and control that encompasses safety, industrial hygiene and ergonomic aspects, which are maintained within a standardized data management system. Attendees also will learn about how Raytheon uses risk heat maps...
Speakers
Paul Zybert

Senior Director of Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability
Raytheon Co
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Ron Henderson

Director of Global Environmental Health and Safety
Tower International
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Tuesday, September 12
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Today's connected enterprise offers unprecedented opportunities to improve safety and productivity by providing contextualized information, providing insight into worker behaviors, asset compliance, causes of safety shutdowns, and more. This session will detail uses of critical safety measures as a tool for identifying potential productivity improvements, and highlighting risks due to...
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Pat Barry

Regional Marketing Leader
Rockwell Automation
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Wednesday, September 13
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

  • Room:   210
  • Wednesday, September 13, 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
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We’ve all heard about and used apps and wearable designed for consumers, but can the technology be used to promote occupational safety and health and risk management? Our two speakers look at cutting edge technology – wearable and apps – and explain how they can help you and your workers...
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Haytham Elhawary

CEO
Kinetic
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John Rupp Jr

Senior Consultant
Learning Designs Inc
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Wednesday, September 13
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

  • Room:   210
  • Wednesday, September 13, 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM
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The aging of the global workforce will have profound effects on manufacturing – reducing productivity growth by 40%, and affecting the safety of workers young and old. But there are steps you can take to help mitigate the problem, including changing machinery design methodologies, worker training, manufacturing intelligence, and addressing...
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Steve Ludwig

Safety Programs Manager
Rockwell Automation
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Wednesday, September 13
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

  • Room:   210
  • Wednesday, September 13, 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
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Artificial Intelligence is already infiltrating our lives on a consumer level (Siri, Alexa, etc.) by performing menial tasks that add marginal value. Some businesses are already using AI symbiotically alongside humans to tackle real threats (for example, Facebook using AI to comb through posts for ‘at risk’ behavior), but beyond...
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Gokul N. Solai, MD

CEO
Novatio Solutions
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