Program

June 12 - 15, 2022 | Ponte Vedra, FL

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 Pulp & Paper Safety Association (PPSA)'s
78th Annual Safety and Health Conference

June 12-15, 2022 •  Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa • Ponte Vedra, FL


The conference will feature expert speakers from within the safety community, as well as exhibits from vendors showcasing the latest innovations in personal and site safety. Speakers will share reliable methods, toolsand 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 vendors showcasing the newest tools, equipmentand processes you need to be successful. 

Sunday ** Monday ** Tuesday ** Wednesday

*As of May 31, 2022

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2022

 

 

 

 

8:00 am to 2:00 pm

Golf Tournament

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Dye’s Valley Golf Course

 

 

 

 

12:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Registration

 

Registration Desk

 

 

 

 

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Vendor Meeting

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MONDAY, JUNE 13, 2022

7:00 am to 5:00 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

Randy Adams, PPSA General Chairman

George Kolesar, PPSA Conference Chair 

 

 

 

 

 

8:15 am to 9:30 am

Opening Keynote

 Elizabeth McCormick

 

 

 

 

 

9:30 am to 9:45 am

Break

 

 

 

 

 

 

9:45 am to 11:00 am

Cybersecurity Collaboration: Cyber Threats to the Forest Products Industry & Available Federal Resources

 Kirby Wedekind, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency

 

 

 

 

 

11:00 am to 11:15 am

Break

 

 

 

 

 

 

11:15 am to 12:00 pm

Certified Athletic Trainers (ATC) – Invaluable Resources

Matthew Kanneberg, WestRock

 

 

 

 

 

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Lunch

 

 

 

 

 

 

1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Using a Safety Framework for Sustainable Improvement

Matthew Hall, SafeStart

 

 

 

 

 

2:00 pm to 2:10 pm

Break

 

 

 

  

 

 

2:10 pm to 3:10 pm

Leaving a Safety Legacy

Wylie Davidson

 

 

 

 

 

3:10 pm to 4:20 pm

 New Technology Showcase

 Abstracts Due April 18, 2022

 

 

 

 

 

4:15 pm to 4:30 pm

Business Meeting & End of Day Remarks

Randy Adams, PPSA General Chairman

George Kolesar, PPSA Conference Chair

 

 

 

 

 

4:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Vendor Reception

 

 

 

 

 

 

TUESDAY, JUNE 14, 2022

7:00 am to 5:00 pm

Registration

 

Registration Desk

 

 

 

 

8:00 am to 8:05 am

Welcome And Opening Remarks

George Kolesar, PPSA Conference Chair 

 

 

 

 

 

8:05 am to 9:05 am

Opening Keynote- Reducing Exposure One Decision at a Time

David Musgrave, DEKRA

 

 

 

 

 

9:05 am to 9:20 am

Break

 

 

 

 

 

 

9:20 am to 10:35 am

A Refocused OSHA:  What’s the Latest in Rulemaking and Enforcement and What Are We Likely to See (and Not) in 2022?

Eric Hobbs, Ogletree Deakins

 

 

 

 

 

10:35 am to 12:00 pm

Learning Teams- A handy tool for moving from investigations to learning

Helen Harris, WestRock

 

 

 

 

 

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Lunch

 

 

 

 

 

 

1:00 pm to 1:45 pm

 Fall Protection in General Industry

Spencer Hunter, MSA

 

 

 

 

 

1:45 pm - 2:00 pm

Break 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2:00 pm to 3:00 pm

How the use of robotics can increase productivity and safety at the same time

Bob Brown, ISI Robotics

 

 

 

 

 

3:00 pm to 3:30 pm

PPSA Awards Call to Action

Peter Masias, PPSA Awards Chair

 

 

 

 

 

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Safety Committee Finalist Presentations

Nominations Due April 1

 

 

 

 

 

4:30pm to 6:30 pm

Vendor Reception

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 15, 2022

 

 7: 00 am to 12:00 pm

Registration

 

Registration Desk 

 

 

 

 

 7:00 am to 8:00 am

 Breakfast

 

 

 

 

 

 

 8:00 am to 8:15 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

George Kolesar, PPSA Conference Chair

 

 

 

 

 

 8:15 am to 9:15 am

Leading in Unfamiliar Territory

Tim Keck

 

 

 

 

 

 9:15 am to 9:30 am

Break

  

 

 

 

 

 

 9:30 am to 10:55 am

Innovator Finalist Presentations

Nominations Due April 1

 

 

 

 

 

 10:55 am to 11:40 am

Panel Discussion- Pandemic Effects and Response

TBA 

 

 

 

 

 

11:40 am to 12:00 pm

Conference Wrap up and Closing Remarks

 

 

 

 

 

 

12:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Awards Luncheon