Programme – Wednesday 13 November

Programme may be subject to change

Building organizational and employee resilience for severe disruptions
Sanna Malinen, Associate Professor, University of Canterbury

Turning the tables – learning from success instead of failure
Mikko Välimaa, Global Director, Health and Safety, Konecranes

Integrating workplace safety, health and well-being into business strategies
Pete Kines, Senior Researcher, Danish National Research Centre for the Working Environment
Gerard Zwetsloot, Researcher and Consultant, Gerard Zwetsloot Research & Consultancy

10:30 Break


Session 2A: Organizational learning
Session 2B: Vision Zero Fund: Shared responsibility for safer supply chains

Session 2A: Organizational learning

Aiming for Zero Harm at Construction – Aligning Safety and Health Strategy & Operations
Antti Leino, Safety Manager, Head of H&S Function, Skanska Finland

Do investments in gender equality create a safer workplace? A case study within the construction sector
Maria Lindholm, Researcher, University of Oulu

One worker injured at work several times – is this an accident or a system?
Ivars Vanadziņš, Director, Institute of Occupational safety and Environmental health, Riga Stradins University

From Vision Zero rethinking to OSH management system development: The experience at large potash mining company PJSC “Urakali”
Grigory Fainburg, Director, Institute for Safety & Health at Perm National Research Polytechnic University

Workplace Health Promotion for work and community wellbeing. The development of a project in an Italian pediatric hospital
Maria Rosario Vinci, Head of Health Promotion Service of Occupational Medicine Unit, Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital

Safety Guide Book – Challenges to disseminate new safety concept to Japanese manufacturing industry
Saori Taketa,  Vice Chairman of Control Safety Committee, Nippon Electric Control Equipment Industries Association (NECA)

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

Session 2B:  Vision Zero Fund: Shared responsibility for safer supply chains

Ockert Dupper, Global Programme Manager, Vision Zero Fund, International Labour Organization

Mariana Infante, Senior Technical Officer, Vision Zero Fund Myanmar

Evans Lwanga, Project Manager, Vision Zero Fund Ethiopia

12:30 Lunch


Session 2C: Safety by training
Session 2D: Communicating safety

Session 2C: Safety by training

Vision Zero Journey of Indo-German Focal Point for India
Bimal Kanti Sahu, Head of Indo-German Focal Point for India

Integration of workplace safety training into the schools through curriculum policy
Lester Claravall, Child Labor Program Administrator, Oklahoma Department of Labor

Necessity of qualified human resources in safety in the fourth industrial revolution period: Japanese approach and current status of Safety Assessor Qualification System and its expansion into the fields of robotics, corporate management, and collaborative safety
Toshihiro Fujita, Vice Chairman, Chairman of Control Safety Committee, Nippon Electric Control Equipment Industries Association (NECA)

Immersifying workplace safety with virtual reality
Kristian Lukander, Research Engineer, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health

Case Logisafe: Digital feedback and learning systems for in-house logistics – New opportunities for safety promotion, lessons learned
Pia Perttula, Specialist Research Scientist, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health

Session 2D: Communicating safety

An Approach toward Safety by a Japanese Company—Vision Zero Activity, ISO 45001 Certification, and Effort toward Ensuring the Safety of Machineries and Developing Human Resources with Safety Expertise
Masao Dohi, General Manager, IDEC Corporation

The German Campaign kommmitmensch – an effective tool to realize Vision Zero
Sabine Herbst, Deputy Leader, German Social Accident Insurance (DGUV)

LIFE – I Care, developing safety culture
Taru Lankinen, Project Manager, Skanska Finland

From Zero Accidents to Vision Zero – A Story of Evolution
Maija-Leena Merivirta, Senior Specialist, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health

Italia Loves Sicurezza – A movement of citizens and professionals that made a revolution in the way H&S is communicated and perceived.
Davide Scotti, Head of HSE Culture, Communication and Training, LHS Foundation – Saipem

Using Digital and Social Media in Occupational Safety and Health
Sven Timm, Head of Section, German Social Accident Insurance DGUV, Germany

15:30 Refreshments

Vision Zero – from Vision to Strategy
Bernd Treichel, Senior Specialist in Prevention, International Social Security Association ISSA

Using the 7 Golden Rules of Vision Zero as smart tool for Business Managers
Ehi Iden, Coordinator OSHAfrica, CEO OHSM Nigeria

End of conference day

19:30 – 22:00
Casual networking dinner at nearby Restaurant Kiltakellari