About Safety 2011
Safety 2011 Exposition takes place June 12-15, 2011 at McCormick Place West in Chicago, Illinois.
Chicago is one of the greatest cities in the world. With its beautiful lakefront, incredible architecture, world-renowned museums, cosmopolitan culture and more, Chicago attracts millions from around the globe every year. In fact, more people visit Chicago for business than any other destination in the United States.
The Executive Summit Panel will discuss senior management’s views on the importance of employee safety and health and the expectations business and industry leaders have on the role of safety and health professionals. Understanding the perspective of executives at the highest levels of their organizations is a critical element of success for safety and health professionals. The panel, moderated by a practicing safety professional, will include questions submitted by attendees.
Key Issue Roundtables
Join the discussion and share your ideas, challenges and successes in each moderated session. The roundtable sessions will be conducted during the concurrent session periods and limited seating is available, first-come, first-served.
New this year is an Executive Track! Specific sessions in all periods of the program are identified as having specific interest at the executive level. Bring your boss and participate in a learning experience that can help you improve your organization.
Fundamentals ProgramThis program offers an excellent introduction to a broad range of topics and up and coming insight for the safety professional.
Pre- and Post-Conference Seminars
Maximize your learning opportunities by attending ASSE’s Pre- and Post-conference seminars and workshops to give you the opportunity to take action on advancing your career and earn additional CEU/COCs. You can also gain extra CM points and CMPs by taking advantage of the 42 one, two or three-day seminars offered before and after the Conference.
- Advanced safety management techniques
- Leadership skills
- Business strategies
- Technical and current topics
- Certification preparation workshops
- Certificate program seminars.
An Academic Forum will be held at Safety 2011. Eligible attendees are full-time academicians and members of the Academics Practice Specialty.
Safety 2011 provides extensive networking opportunities at:
- Night out events
- Opening reception
- SafetyNet, ASSE’s on-line network
Membership & Chapter Programs
- House of Delegates and Regional Caucuses
- First Time Attendee Orientation
- Nexsteps® Career Center
- Chapter Recognition Luncheon
- Student Lunch and Roundtables
Sessions in Spanish are planned for the program as well as other sessions addressing the safety and health of Spanish speaking workers