SUDBURY, ONT. — The annual Mining Health and Safety Conference, hosted by Workplace Safety North April 18 to 20 in Sudbury, Ont., is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year and the theme is Evolution of mining safety: Past reflections and future innovations.
Each year, about 300 attendees gather to learn and share their knowledge about mining health and safety and network with industry professionals, a release indicates.
An opening reception will be held in the evening April 18 and the conference begins on April 19 with keynote speakers, followed by an industry panel discussing the latest in mine safety and innovations. Attendees will also be able to visit more than 30 vendors at the Information Exchange Trade Show.
On April 20, technical sessions will be held in the morning, followed by an awards luncheon to recognize achievements in mining health and safety. Keynote speaker Michelle Cederberg, a change, health and productivity expert, will wrap up the conference.
For the fifth year in a row, Workplace Safety North will offer free video livestream of keynote speakers from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on April 19, and from 12:45 to 2:30 p.m. on April 20.
Other featured speakers include Dr. Rumeet Billan, leadership, emotional resilience and mental health expert; Roy Slack, director of torex gold resources and cementation Americas; and Allan Kehler, mental health advocate.
Registration for the conference is now open. Click here for more information.
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