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Executive Forum
March 16, 2017
Chicago, Illinois

The premier safety learning and networking event for senior leaders

The Executive Forum brings together the foremost experts in workplace safety with the men and women who lead their organizations and industry. Focusing on both the strategic and personal aspects of leading safety, the Executive Forum offers senior leaders the unique opportunity to connect with their peers, explore critical and emerging safety issues, and join the discussion that is shaping the future of safety practice

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2017 Topics

THE LEADER’S SAFETY JOURNEY
Most senior executives have multiple priorities on their plate, so what do great leaders do to keep safety top of mind and moving forward?

FUTURE DIRECTIONS IN SAFETY & TECHNOLOGY
The practices and technologies driving safety are changing faster than ever before. Get your executive briefing on the critical trends leaders need to know now and keep your organization ahead in 2017 and beyond.

CREATING A CULTURE OF CARE
In an ever-changing workplace, engagement can be the difference between safety and disaster. Learn the steps and strategies successful organizations use to build connections and maintain constant vigilance even when things seem “good”.

CONTRACTOR SAFETY MANAGEMENT
In today’s global landscape, most organizations must rely on a diverse network of providers to deliver their goods and services. Hear how other leaders navigate contractor relationships to maintain the safety mission.

Events & Networking

EXECUTIVE NETWORKING RECEPTION
Join other leaders attending the Executive Forum for an informal get together on Wednesday evening. Unwind from your travel, catch up with old friends, and make new acquaintances in time for events Thursday morning.

WELCOME & KEYNOTE
The Executive Forum begins Thursday morning at the 2017 Safety in Action kickoff. This high-energy welcome session celebrates our safety heroes and features best-selling author and hall-of-fame athlete Roger Crawford, whose keynote will inspire you to achieve greatness no matter what life throws at you.

EXPERT TALKS & PANELS
Throughout the Executive Forum, you will hear from senior leaders and industry experts on the issues shaping safety today.

THE SAFETY SHOWCASE
Meet the people who are changing safety as we know it. From ground-breaking innovators and experts to the teams making injury-free workplaces a reality, The Safety Showcase and reception is an interactive experience unlike any safety event you’ve ever seen.

Agenda

Wednesday, March 15
6:30 AM - 6:00 PM Check-In
1:00 - 5:00 PM Pre-Conference Seminar (optional)
6:00 - 8:00 PM Welcome Reception 
Thursday, March 16
6:30 - 8:00 AM Check-In
8:00 - 9:30 AM  Kickoff and Welcome Session
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM  Morning Sessions
12:30 - 1:30 PM Lunch
1:30 - 3:30 PM Afternoon Sessions
3:30 - 6:30 PM Safety Showcase & Reception