Program

June 13 - 16, 2021 | The Vinoy® Renaissance St. Petersburg Resort & Golf Club

The Pulp & Paper Safety Association (PPSA) invites you to its 77th Annual Safety Conference, June 14-17, 2020, at the Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld® in Oralndo, Florida.

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 

*As of March 26, 2020 

       
       
SUNDAY, JUNE 14, 2020
       
8:00 am to 2:00 pm Golf Tournament Register Today!  Celebration Golf Club 
       
12:00 pm to 5:00 pm Registration   Registration Desk
       
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm Vendor Meeting    
       
      **Off-site
MONDAY, JUNE 15, 2020
7:00 am to 5:00 pm Registration   Registration Desk
       
7:00 am to 8:00 am Breakfast (Paid Spouses & Guests Welcome)   General Session Room 
       
8:00 am to 8:15 am Welcome And Opening Remarks   General Session Room 
       
8:15 am to 9:30 am Opening Keynote  Candace Carnahan  General Session Room
       
9:30 am to 9:45 am Break    
       
9:45 am to 11:00 am Session 1: Leading a Multi-Generational Workforce Thomas Evans General Session Room 
       
11:00 am 11:15 am Break    
       
11:15 am to 12:00 pm Session 2: Front Line Supervisor Leadership Judy Agnew General Session Room 
       
12:00 pm to 1:00 pm Lunch    
       
1:00 pm to 1:45 pm  Session 3 Matthew Kanneberg General Session Room 
       
1:45 pm  to 2:00 pm Break    
       
2:00 pm to 2:30 pm New Technology Showcase Part 1 Submit your abstracts by April 1   
       
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Break    
2:45 pm to 3:15 pm  New Technology Showcase Part 2

Submit your abstracts by April 1

General Session Room 
       
3:15 pm to 4:00 pm Session 4: Significant Losses with in the Industry Al Johnson  General Session Room
       
4:00 pm to 4:30 pm  Business Meeting & Closing Day Comments   General Session Room 
       
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Vendor Reception   Exhibit Hall
       
TUESDAY, JUNE 16, 2020
7:00 am to 5:00 pm Registration   Registration Desk
       
8:00 am to 8:15 am Welcome And Opening Remarks   General Session Room 
       
8:15 am to 9:15 am  Day 2 Opening Session John Debringer  General Session Room
       
9:15 am to 9:30 am Break    
       
9:30 am to 10:30 am OSHA Direction and Update Eric Hobbs General Session Room 
       
10:30 am to 10:45 am Break    
       
10:45 am to 12:00 pm  Session 5: Contractor Panel

TBA

General Session Room 
       
12:00 am to 1:00 pm Lunch    
       
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm Session 6: Ergonomics Dr. Robert Cannon General Session Room 
       
2:00 pm - 2:15 pm Break     
       
2:15 pm to 3:00 pm  Session 7: The Good Deputy  David Browning General Session Room 
       
3:00 pm to 3:45 pm Session 8: SIF Panel TBA General Session Room 
       
3:45 pm to 4:30 pm Safety Committee Finalist Presentations  Submit your nominations by April 1  
       
4:30 pm to 6:30 pm Vendor Reception    
       
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 2020
7:00 am to 12:00 pm Registration   Registration Desk
       
7:00 am to 8:00 am Breakfast (Paid Spouses & Guests Welcome)    
       
8:00 am to 8:15 am Welcome And Opening Remarks    General Session Room 
       
8:15 am to 9:15 am  Session 9: Serious Incident Learnings Curtis Weber  General Session Room 
       
9:15 am to 9:30 am Break    
       
9:30 am to 10:55 am Innovator Presentations   Submit your nominations by April 1  General Session Room 
       
10:55 am to 11:40 am   Session 10: OIR Panel Updates     General Session Room 
       
11:40 am to 12:00 pm Conference Wrap Up    General Session Room 
       
11:45 am to 2:00 pm Awards Luncheon