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NSC 2019 Congress & Expo @ San Diego Convention Center
Sep 6 – Sep 12 all-day
NSC 2019 Congress & Expo @ San Diego Convention Center | San Diego | California | United States

The National Safety Council Congress & Expo is the world’s premier annual event, bringing together 15,000 safety, health, and environmental professionals. This year will be bigger and better than ever in San Diego. Each year we put you at the cutting edge of trends, products, ideas and insights advancing health and safety at work, at home and on the road. Whether you are a past attendee or a first-timer you’ll find something new.

There’s more to discover than ever before:

  • More breakthrough products at the expanded New Product Showcase.
  • More keynote sessions providing insights on emerging safety challenges and solutions.
  • More education with 125 Technical Sessions, Workshops, Professional Development Seminars and all-new Learning Labs.
  • More to discover from 1,100 companies showcasing the newest products and technology.
  • More networking opportunities  with 15,000 safety, health, and environmental professionals, thought leaders and industry experts.
International Symposium on Shiftwork & Working Time @ The Coeur d'Alene
Sep 9 – Sep 13 all-day
International Symposium on Shiftwork & Working Time @ The Coeur d'Alene | Coeur d'Alene | Idaho | United States

Innovations in Research and Practice Improving Shiftworker Health & Safety

The International Symposium on Shiftwork and Working Time provides a welcoming setting for scientists, researchers, practitioners, trainees, and other stakeholders concerned with shiftwork and working time organization to come together, network, and collaborate. Symposium participants from across the globe present the latest research on shiftworker alertness, safety, health, and well-being, debate recent developments in working time arrangements and policies, and discuss fatigue risk management and health intervention solutions.

We are pleased to host the 24th International Symposium on Shiftwork & Working Time (Shiftwork2019) in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, USA. This marks only the second time in its 50-year history that the conference will be in North America. From September 9 to 13, join shiftwork and working time professionals from around the world, coming together to discuss the meeting theme: “Innovations in Research and Practice Improving Shiftworker Health & Safety.”

The conference is designed to foster a sense of community and provides ample networking opportunities. By staying together at the same location, participants interact during meals, breaks, and social events. In addition, the meeting program includes an Early Career Researcher event, and encourages the development of a new cohort of experts in the field through intensive interactions between established researchers and practitioners and attending students and trainees.

Rich in both science and networking opportunities, the meeting will feature over 70 presentations and scores of posters. See the Program tab for more information. Peer-reviewed abstracts of presentations and posters from the meeting are published in the journal Sleep Science. Following the meeting, attendees will be invited to submit papers for the conference proceedings, which will be published in a special supplement of the peer-reviewed journal Chronobiology International.

KS SHRM State Conference @ Overland Park Convention Center
Sep 11 – Sep 13 all-day

The 2019 KS SHRM State Conference will host 500+ attendees, the majority of whom will include, senior Human Resources (HR) professionals, supervisors, managers, and directors currently practicing in the Human Resources field.

The Conference will include subjects and topics in the HRCI Body of Knowledge and SHRM Body of Competency & Knowledge. All presentations will meet the criteria for recertification credit from both SHRM and HRCI.

Hawkeye on Safety @ Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
Sep 26 all-day

The Hawkeye on Safety annual conference provides life-saving health and safety information to Iowa workers from all industries, with a particular emphasis on facilities management and the building trades. We also offer the key networking opportunities that you need to keep current in occupational safety standards and trends. This conference is intended for health and safety professionals, construction professionals (electrical, plumbing, roofing, carpentry, masonry, etc), project/facility personnel, HR professionals, general industry, medical professionals, and anyone looking for CEUs in health and safety. Like other conferences, we provide essential training to the managers responsible for workplace health and safety. But we also have a unique focus on providing practical training to rank-and-file workers, so that they can become safety leaders in their workplaces and communities.