Program

June 23 - 26, 2019 | The San Antonio Marriott Riverwalk in San Antonio, TX

The Pulp & Paper Safety Association (PPSA) invites you to its 76th Annual Safety Conference, June 23-26, 2019, at the Marriott Riverwalk in San Antonio Texas.

The conference will feature expert speakers from within the safety community, as well as from exhibits from vendors showcasing the latest innovations in personal and site safety. Speakers will share reliable methods, tools, and inspiration to help you increase employee engagement. Attendees will hear success stories from leaders who have empowered their employees to understand safety as a value, not merely as rules or requirements. You'll have the opportunity to network and collaborate with fellow executives, managers and front-line employees who are safety leaders in our industry. The exhibit floor will host key vendor showcasing the newest tools, equipment, and processes you need to be successful. 

Sunday * Monday * Tuesday * Wednesday 

     
     
SUNDAY, JUNE 23, 2019
     
8:00 am to 2:00 pm Golf Tournament  
     
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm Registration  
     
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm Vendor Meeting  
     
MONDAY, JUNE 24, 2019
7:00 am to 5:00 pm Registration  
     
7:00 am to 8:00 am Breakfast (Paid Spouses & Guests Welcome)  
     
8:00 am to 8:15 am Welcome And Opening Remarks  
     
8:15 am to 9:30 am Opening Keynote Bruce Bowen
     
9:00 am to 2:00 pm Spouse/Guest Tour  
     
9:30 am to 9:45 am Break  
     
9:45 am to 11:00 am Workplace Violence Dennis Davis
     
11:00 am 11:15 am Break  
     
11:15 am to 12:00 pm Call to Action  
     
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Lunch  
     
2:00 pm  to 2:30 pm New Technology Showcase Part 1  
     
2:30 pm to 2:45 pm Break  
     
2:45 pm to 3:45 pm PSM in the Pulp and Paper Industry Devon Downs/Trey Morrison
     
3:45 pm to 4:15 pm New Technology Showcase Part 2  
     
4:15 pm to 4:30 pm  Business Meeting & Closing Day Comments  
     
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Vendor Reception  
     
TUESDAY, JUNE 25, 2019
7:00 am to 5:00 pm Registration  
     
7:00 am to 8:00 am Breakfast (Paid Spouses & Guests Welcome)  
     
8:00 am to 8:15 am Welcome And Opening Remarks  
     
8:15 am to 9:15 am Day 2 Keynote: Safety Leadership/ Culture Shawn Gallaway
     
9:15 am to 9:30 am Break  
     
9:30 am to 3:00 pm Spouse/Guest Tour   
     
9:30 am to 10:30 am OSHA Direction & Update Eric Hobbs
     
10:30 am to 10:45 am Break  
     
10:45 am to 12:00 pm Emergency Preparedness Panel IP Manager focused on Catastrophic events
     
12:00 am to 1:15 pm Lunch  
     
1:15 pm to 2:00 pm Leadership Culture: Continuous Mile Dave Gallaway
     
2:00 pm to 2:15 pm Break  
     
2:15 pm to 2:45 pm NFPA 70E Josh Michaels 
     
2:45 pm to 3:15 pm Best Practices for Outages Brian Bork 
     
3:15 pm to 3:30 pm Break  
     
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm Safety Committee Presentations  
     
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Vendor Reception  
     
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26, 2019
7:00 am to 12:00 pm Registration  
     
7:00 am to 8:00 am Breakfast (Paid Spouses & Guests Welcome)  
     
8:00 am to 8:15 am Welcome And Opening Remarks  
     
8:15 am to 9:30 am Day 3 Keynote: Site Security Tim Keck
     
9:15 am to 9:30 am Break  
     
9:30 am to 10:45 am Innovator Presentations  
     
10:45 am to 11:00 am Break  
     
11:00 am to 11:45 am  HOP Presentation Shane Bush
     
11:45 am to 12:00 pm Conference Wrap Up  
     
12:00 pm to 2:30 pm Banquet Lunch  

 

*As of March 18th 2019