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76th Annual Safety & Health Conference/Expo – Attendee Information

April 16, 2018 @ 7:30 am - April 18, 2018 @ 3:00 pm


 

Pre-Registration will open in mid-January.

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April 16, 2018: Professional Development Courses
April 17-18, 2018: Conference Sessions
April 17, 2018: Reception

Group Discount of 15% when sending 5 or more attendees.

Days at a Glance

  • Tuesday – April 17, 2018

  • Wednesday-April 18, 2018

Professional Development Courses (Monday, April 16)

  • Coaching the Lift Truck Operator, Train-the-Trainer
  • Effective Team Safety
  • Incident Investigation: A Root Cause Analysis
  • NEW! Preventing/Dealing with Targeted Acts of Violence & Active Shooter thru Prevention, Response and First Care Approach
  • NEW! Performing Gap Analysis of Your Safety Training Program
  • NEW! Guide to Ergonomics: Seeing the Forest Through the Trees
  • NEW! Dynamics of Fleet Safety
  • 21st Century Behavior-Based Safety (1/2 day AM)
  • NEW! Using Virtual Reality/Other Immersive Technology to Enhance Safety Training Outcomes (1/2 day PM)
  • OSHA 10-hr Voluntary Compliance for General Industry (April 16-17)
  • Young Professionals Meeting

Features at the Conference!

  • New Pre-Conference Professional Development Courses
  • Young Professionals Group
  • Ask the Experts Sessions
  • Advanced Safety Professionals Track
  • Corporate Safety Awards
  • Live Demos in the Expo Hall
  • Evening Diamond Reception
  • Driving Simulator
  • More Grand Prizes than ever before!

Register (will open in mid-January)

Join & Save

Join Wisconsin Safety Council and save! By joining the Wisconsin Safety Council you receive automatic membership with the National Safety Council and receive member pricing for the Conference and all services, products, and training seminars offered. For more information, visit WSC Membership.

Special Events

2018 Exhibitors and Booth Numbers
Exhibitor Floor Plan
Reception: Tuesday, April 16, 2018 (4:30-7:00 p.m.)

Area Accommodations, Maps & Attractions

Kalahari (Host Hotel) Lodging – Call Kalahari direct at 877.525.2427 and reference “WSC” for special rate of $124 single/dbl occupancy for standard room
Kalahari Online Lodging Reservation (not available at this time)
Wisconsin Dells Visitor and Convention Bureau
Directions and Map

2017 Commitment to Safety Sponsors

Diamond Sponsors

AlliantEnergy
BMOHarrisBank
John-Deere-web
M3Insurance

Platinum Sponsors

 Ariens
Boldt
Enbridge
 HyTest
 KwikTrip
MEC

Gold Sponsors

ATC
Aon
ColonyBrands
Greenheck Fan
HNI
Kikkoman
lselectric
MGE
Oshkosh Corporation
Schreiber Foods
Stantec
TweetGarot
west-bend-insurance
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Silver Sponsors

ABB
Agropur
Bassett Mechanical
Carhartt FR
Conney
Fisher Improvement Technologies
Johnson Insurance
MasterLock
Mercury Marine
NextEra Energy
RGL
Rockline Industries
RockwellAutomation
RPB
SentryInsurance
Toro
Wisconsin Lift Truck

Bronze Sponsors

Apache Stainless Equipment Corporation
Bulwark FR
Energis High Voltage Resources
Enviro-Safe
Fitesa
Foremost Farms
Heritage – Crystal Clean
J.J. Keller
Johnsonville Sausage, LLC
Kwik Trip, Inc.
Mathews Solocam
Teel Plastics
Viking Gas Transmission Company

Nickel Sponsors

Blankenheim Services LLC
Dirty Ducts Cleaning & Environmental, Inc.
Schneider National, Inc.
Sentry Equipment


Testimonials from Attendees

“As a newly promoted training coordinator, I’m having a great time and the information has been very valuable to the start of my career.” (Martin Weringer, Loparex)

“Good information – was able to bring this info back to my company and incorporate into new policies/procedures.” (Jacci Meier, BayCare Health Systems)

“First time attending, will be back again. Enjoyed today’s presenters from the sessions I attended”. (Robert Morris, North Country Lumber)

“This safety conference was the best one yet and continues to grow. All employers should send employees to have access to this valuable safety information”. (2016 conference attendee)

“Good speakers, and good amount of time with vendors”. (Alina Satkowski, Madison Kipp)

“Thank you for providing such a diverse range of topics”. (Renee Bruckschen, LTC)

“Another great conference. The sessions I attended were valuable and would encourage anyone to attend”. (Peter Halbleib, Organic Valley)

“So far the training is better than I expected; I’m impressed and getting a lot out of this convention”. (Frederick Naud, ATC)

“Keynote speaker was superb. As a millennial it was interesting to see how previous generations view mine. Finding that happy medium can be difficult but his presentation was relatable.” (Kimberly Newkirk, Delmonte Foods, Inc.)

 

Your Conference Contact:

For additional information on participating in our conference, please contact:

Wisconsin Safety Council
501 E. Washington Avenue, Madison, WI 53703
Phone: 608.258.3400 or 800.236.3400
Fax: 608.258.3413
E-mail

Organizer

WSC
Phone:
608.661.6940
Email:
Website:
www.wisafetycouncil.org

Venue

Kalahari Resort & Convention Center
1305 Kalahari Drive, Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965 United States
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Phone:
608.254.5466
Website:
http://www.kalahariresorts.com/wisconsin