BEHAVIORAL SAFETY NOW CONFERENCE

Conference Schedule

Join the industry's most innovative thinkers sharing insights, best practices and success stories in improving safety and reducing injuries using behavioral technology.

Join the industry's most innovative thinkers sharing insights, best practices and success stories in improving safety and reducing injuries using behavioral technology.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 14th
Registration Open    
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15th
Registration Open    
Pre-Conference Workshops – Morning 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  
Using Behavioral Technology to Engage Employees and Create a World-Class Safety Culture
Angelica Grindle, Ph.D., Quality Safety Edge
 
Benchmarking Best Practices in Behavioral Safety Programs: Verified Effective
Timothy Ludwig, Ph.D., Safety-Doc.com, Appalachian State University

Sigurdur Oli Sigurdsson, Ph.D., Icelandic Centre for Research
 
Beyond the Plateau – A Systems Approach to Continuous Improvement
Mike Diehl & Jeff Carlson, ARM, Liberty Mutual Insurance Group
 
Got Data? ... Then Use It! Using your Observations to Assess, Sustain and Evolve your BBS Process
Chuck Pettinger, Ph.D. and Dan Preston, Predictive Solutions
 
Distracted from Reality: How Successful People (and Organizations) Avoid Behavioral Pitfalls and Achieve Results
Richard Kazbour, Ph.D. and Lisa Kazbour, MA, Harkera
 
Lunch 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.  
Pre-Conference Workshops – Afternoon 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.  
Visible Safety Leadership®
Terry McSween, Ph.D. and Tom Werner, Quality Safety Edge
 
How Do I Integrate the Latest Brain Science into My Existing BBS Process?
Jim Spigener, Dekra
 
People-Based Safety: The Human Dynamics of Achieving an Injury-Free Workplace
Steve Roberts, Ph.D., Safety Performance Solutions
 
Accomplishments Based Human Performance Technology (HPT) and Behavioral Safety
Carl Binder, Ph.D., The Performance Thinking Network, LLC
 
Behavioural Incident Analysis – A Scientific Approach to Improvement
Bob Cummins, Sodak, Nicole Gravina, Ph.D., University of Florida and John Austin, Ph.D., Reaching Results
 
Safety in Clinical Settings: Designing an Effective Monitoring System and Making Data-Based Decisions
Samantha L. Hardesty, M.A., BCBA, LBA (MD) and Lynn G. Bowman, M.A., BCBA, LBA (MD)
Kennedy Krieger Institute & John Hopkins University School of Medicine
 
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16th
Breakfast    
Registration Open    
Exhibition Open    
Welcome and Introduction
Terry McSween, Ph.D., CEO, Quality Safety Edge 
8:00 a.m. - 8:15 a.m.
Opening Remarks
Rob Holdsambeck, Ed.D., LCP, BCBA-D, Executive Director, Cambridge Center for Behavioral Studies
8:15 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.  
Are We Still Safe by Accident?
Judy Agnew, Ph.D., Senior Vice President, Aubrey Daniels International
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
The Welldoing of Wellbeing: A NeuroBehavioral Guide for Behavioral Safety
Timothy D. Ludwig, Ph.D., Professor, Appalachian State University, Safety-Doc.com
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  
Break
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.  
World Class Safety – The Pillars of a World Class Safety Effort
Jim Spigener, Chief Client Officer, Dekra
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.  
Don't Forget the Humans!
Angelica Grindle, Ph.D., President, Quality Safety Edge
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  
Lunch 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.  
Breakout Sessions 1 1:30 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.  
Break 2:20 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.  
Breakout Sessions 2 2:45 p.m. - 3:35 p.m.  
Break  3:35 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  
Breakout Session 3 4:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.  
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17th
Breakfast    
Exhibition Open    
Controlling Risk in a Dangerous World
Jim Wetherbee, Captain, US Navy (retired), Former Astronaut, NASA
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
What Employees Really Think About Safety: Lessons and Trends from Safety Culture Assessments, Leadership Behavior Assessments, and Employee Focus Group Interviews.
Steve Roberts, Ph.D., Senior Partner, Safety Performance Solutions
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.  
Break 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.  
Improving Human Interactions Improves Results
John Austin, Ph.D., CEO, Reaching Results
10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.  
Human Performance Technology Done Right
Carl Binder, Ph.D., CEO, The Performance Thinking Network
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  
Driving Safety through Sustained Performance Improvement
Gina Rester-Zodrow, Director, Operations Learning and Performance, Amgen
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  
Lunch 12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.  
Breakout Session 4 1:30 p.m. - 2:20 p.m.  
Break 2:20 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.  
Breakout Session 5 2:45 p.m. - 3:35 p.m.  
Break 3:35 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  
Breakout Session 6 4:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.