PPSA, the organization focused solely on safety professionals throughout the forest products supply chain, including corrugated producers, has released program details for its 78th Annual Safety and Health Conference taking place June 12-15, 2022, at the Sawgrass Marriott Golf Resort & Spa in Ponte Vedra, Florida. 

Featuring dynamic keynotes, engaging expert speakers within the safety community, exciting networking opportunities and vendor exhibits showcasing the latest innovations in personal and plant/mill safety, this is one of the year’s must-attend event.

Over the course of two and a half days, attendees will:

See how the use of robotics is changing and their impact on industry-related safety

Hear from a site security expert about decisions safety leaders must make each day, often in challenging situations

Gain insight into learning teams, a tool used to facilitate operational learning that can lead to development of improvement actions and increase system resilience – addressing deviation prone rules, identifying error traps, and improving or adding defenses that reduce the consequences of error

Join a discussion focused on decision-making guidance which explores best practices from a human performance reliability perspective and helps keep operations safely in control, one safe decision at a time

In addition to the in-depth informational program and critical updates, attendees are also offered rapid-fire, live demos on the latest safety developments and solutions in the innovative New Technology Showcase. 

During exclusive networking events, attendees will also have the opportunity to collaborate one-on-one with fellow executives and managers within the safety industry, while the newest tools, equipment, and processes needed for safety success will be showcased on the exhibit floor. 

PPSA Keynote Speaker Elizabeth McCormick is a decorated U.S. Army Black Hawk Helicopter pilot who flew air assault, top-secret intelligence missions, and transported high-level government VIPs. Sheshattered the glass ceiling in the Armed Forces, then in a corporate career as an in-demand personality named one of the top 30 Motivational Speakers in the world, Her personal development book, “The P.I.L.O.T. Method; the Five Elemental Truths to Leading Yourself in Life,” is a “must read” along with her 19+ business tip books in the Soar 2 Success series on leadership and entrepreneurial topics. Her military awards include the Meritorious Service Medal and Humanitarian Service Medal, as well as the coveted Army Aviator “wings”. In 2011 she received the U.S. Congressional Veteran Commendation for her service to her country and community as a disabled veteran.

Visit ppsaconference.org for more information and to register for the event