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Event Details

Thursday, 5 September, 2019 -
09:00 to 17:00
Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST)

Location

Victoria University City Convention Centre
Level 12,
300 Flinders Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia

Cost

Standard (from 1 August 2019)
AIHS / AIOH / HFESA Member: (Conference)                   $350.00 + GST    
AIHS / AIOH / HFESA Member: (Conference & Dinner)    $450.00 + GST
AIHS / AIOH / HFESA Member: (Dinner)                          
$145.00 + GST

Non-Member (Conference)                                                $550.00 + GST
Non-Member (Conference & Dinner)                                 $650.00 + GST
Non-Member (Dinner)                                                        $195.00 + GST

Please note: Regional rates are available (AIHS Members only) living 100km from Melbourne. Regional rate are $100.00 of the AIHS Member rate.
To access this rate, please contact the AIHS on events@aihs.org.au or call (03) 8336 1995.

 

Contact

Event Organising Body: 
Australian Institute of Health & Safety
Event Organiser: 
VIC Branch
Phone: 
(03) 8336 1995

Type

Conference

The Victorian Branch Committee of the Australian Insitute of Health & Safety is pleased to announce the 2019 SIA Victorian Safety Symposium will be held in Melbourne on Thursday 5 September, this year’s event is titled ‘Mission Critical: Focusing on what matters’.

EVENT DETAILS

Date: Thursday 5 September 2019
Time: 9.00 am - 5:00pm
Venue: Victoria University, City Convention Centre, Level 12, 300 Flinders Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000
 

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PROGRAM
*This project is subject to change

8:15am to 8:55am

Delegate Registration

8:55am to 9:00am

Welcome & Introduction 

9:00am to 9:20am

 A Vision for Health & Safety

Presented by: The Hon. Natalie Hutchins MP, Parliamentary Secretary for Workplace Safety

9:20am to 10:00am

Keynote: Avoiding Back to the Future – 10 Pathways to Death & Disaster
Presented by Emeritus Professor, Michael Quinlan, University of NSW

10:00am to 10:30am

Critical Risk from a Legal Perspective - Panel Discussion
Facilitated by: Cameron Montgomery, Executive Manager, Safety Risk & Compliance, City of Ballarat

Panel Members:
Catherine Dunlop, Partner,
Maddocks

Andrew Douglas, Workplace Lawyer Managing Principal, FCW Lawyers
Sam Jackson, Special Council, Sparke Helmore

10:30am to 11:00am

  Morning Tea Break

11:00am to 11:20am

Regulating Critical Risk
Presented by Kevin Hayes, 
Manager Earth Resources and Quarries Worksafe Victoria

11:20am to 11:40am

Investigating Critical Risk Incidents
Presented by Kym Bills, Chair, AIHS College of Fellows

11:40am to 12:20am

“Critical Risk – it’s focus and application”
Presented by Dr Gerard Ayers, OHS & E Manager, CMFEU

12:20pm to 1:20pm

 Lunch Break

1:20pm to 2:00pm

Critical Psychosocial Risk: Can they be controlled
Presented by Jess Cranswick, Senior Manager, EY

2:00pm to 2:40pm

Responding to Critical Risk Incidents
Presented by Andrew Douglas, Workplace Lawyer Managing Principal, FCW Lawyers and Graham Dent,  Principal, FCW Lawyers 

2:40pm to 3:00pm

Afternoon Tea Break

3:00pm to 3:30pm

 

Contractor Safe: Contractor Management & OHS Liability
Presented by Sue Bottrel, Director, SOS Safety and Legal/ ContractorSAFE

3:30pm to 4:00pm

Contractor Management and the Transition to ISO 45001
Presented by James McGuire, ISN

4:00pm to 4:30pm

Psychosocial Risk: Strategies for supporting players with mental health challenges
Presented by Dave Williams
, AFL Players' Association

4:30pm – 4:45pm

Summary & Close

5:00pm to 6:00pm

AIHS Annual General Meeting 

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Networking Drinks

7:00pm to 10:30pm

Conference Dinner


 CONFERENCE SPONSORS

Major Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

Sponsorship opportunities are still available for the 2019 Victorian Safety Symposium. To find out more download the sponsorship prospectus or contact the events@sia.org.au