Programme - Tuesday 12 November

Programme may be subject to change

Summit is hosted by Vilja Rydman, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health

8:30 Registration and Coffee

Room Bysa 1-2

Opening of the Summit
Antti Koivula, Director General, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health

Launch of Global OSH Coalition
Aino-Kaisa Pekonen, Minister of Social Affairs and Health, Finland
Ms. Vera Paquete-Perdigao, Director of Governance Department, ILO
Representative of Government TBC
Representative of Government TBC
Mr. Rory O´Neill, Representative of the International Trade Union Confederation
Representative of the International Organization of Employers TBC
Way forward and conclusions
Mr. Joaquim Pintado Nunes, Officer in Charge, Labour Administration, Labour Inspection and Occupational Safety and Health Branch, ILO

Video greetings from ISSA President Breuer

Rethinking the Vision: From Accidents to Zero
Andrew Sharman, CEO, RMS Switzerland

11:10 Coffee break

Human factors as a philosophy and practice to renew Vision Zero
Anna-Maria Teperi, Chief Researcher, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health

Discussion with panel and audience: Rethinking Vision Zero
Moderator: Riikka Ruotsala, Researcher, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health

Gerard Zwetsloot, Researcher, Consultant, Gerard Zwetsloot Research & Consultancy
Andrew Sharman, Professor, CEO, RMS Switzerland
Anna-Maria Teperi, Chief Researcher, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
Sven Timm, Head of Section, German Social Accident Insurance (DGUV)

12:40 Lunch

Session 1A: Rethinking Vision Zero, Room Bysa 1-2
Session 1B: Supporting Human performance, Room Bysa 3

Session 1A: Rethinking Vision Zero

Chair: Jukka Takala, President, International Commission on Occupational Health ICOH

Zero Harm and Vision Zero in local, national, European and global context
Jukka Takala, President, International Commission on Occupational Health ICOH

Vision Zero, Japan’s Zero Accident Activity and New Japan’s OSHMS
Takeo Hayaki, Director, OSHMS Center, Japan Industrial Safety and Health Association (JISHA);
Director, Labour Office, Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare

From Vision Zero to a 5Z Business Culture
Hans-Horst Konkolewsky, Vision Zero Ambassador, President, International ORP Foundation

Return to good health & work programme – A Case of the Workers’ Compensation Fund Control Board Zambia
Chansa Kapema, Manager – Rehabilitation, Occupational Health & Safety, Workers’ Compensation Fund Control Board

Contradictory views of Vision Zero – How to utilize them
Timo Kronlöf, Head of Business Development, Quentic

How to support peer well-being and growth, when you don’t have managers
Kirsi Mikkonen, Senior Lean-Agile Coach, Nitor
Tiina Vanala, People Operations Specialist, Nitor

Session 1B: Supporting Human performance

Chair: Bernd Treichel, Senior Specialist in Prevention, International Social Security Association ISSA

Vision Zero in Transportation: Possible or Imagination?
Christian Felten, Head of the Occupational Health and Vision Zero Department, BG Verkehr; Germany Secretary General, Section on Prevention in Transportation, ISSA

OSH literacy – An essential life-skill literacy
David Magee, Founder, OSH literacy

Application of Behavior Analysis to Safety Management – For a Quantitative Evaluation of Risk Assessment
Rieko Hojo, Senior Researcher, National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health Japan (JNIOSH)

Psychological Safety as an Asset in Work Teams – Comparative Case Study of Two Finnish Work Teams
Maria Ruokonen, Programme Coordinator, Tampere University
Marja Lehtisaari, Education Manager, Tampere Vocational College Tredu

Revisiting the Psychosocial Risk Assessment – Challenges, Hurdles, and Coping Strategies from Business Practice
Nicole Scheibner, Managing Director, EO Institut

Team resilience: Smart routines as prevention strategy for the age of new work?
Alexander Tirpitz, Managing Director and Head of Organizational Development, EO Institut

15:30 Coffee break

Room Bysa 1-2

Safety leadership in action
Merja Partio, OSH Director, UPM-Kymmene


The journey to vision zero at L’Oréal in a VUCA world
Philippe Delbecq, Corporate Industrial Hygiene Toxicologist, L’Oréal

After work networking at venue

End of conference day

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