ASSE Region III Conference Is Scheduled for August
The American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE), the world’s oldest professional safety society, will hold its 41st annual Professional Development Conference (PDC) in San Antonio, Texas from August 28-31, 2016, at the Grand Hyatt San Antonio. This year, ISN is proud to be a Title Sponsor of the event. Among safety professionals, this conference is regarded as the leading source of education, networking and industry intelligence in Region III. This year, keynote speakers will include leading motivational speaker Richard Hawk, of www.makingsafetyfun.com; Chief McManus, Chief of Police for San Antonio; Bob Emery, VP for Safety, Health, Environment and Risk Management for The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and Professor of Occupational Health at the University of Texas School of Public Health; and Joe Leonard, a 30-year veteran of the U.S. Coast Guard and U.S. Army who will share his insights on planning and operations within the National Incident Management System (NIMS). Founded in 1911, ASSE is one of the leading professional organizations devoted to occupational health and safety. The society sets the occupational safety, health and environmental community’s standards for excellence and offers industry professionals a wide range of benefits, including professional development, advocacy and more. To learn more about how you can participate in this year’s conference, get more details from ASSE at www.Region3PDC.com.