Health and Safety H&S Conferences You Should Attend in 2019

Health & Safety Conferences You Don't Want to Miss in 2019

November 16th, 2018

Health and safety practices are always evolving, and we want to help you keep up with the latest industry trends, regulatory updates, and innovations so that you can continue to improve your company’s programs. 

There are several excellent H&S events coming up this year that can help you gain valuable insights, meet with old and new friends, and ensure the world is a safe place to be. Attending these H&S events can help make sure you never drop the ball, miss something, or get behind the times.

From interactive sessions to inspiring presentations to networking opportunities, here’s a list of health and safety conferences and events that you don’t want to miss in 2019.

NSC Southern Safety Conference & Expo

NSC Southern Safety Conference & Expo 2019

Dates: Apr. 10-12, 2019

Location: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130

Event Details: The NSC Southern Safety Conference & Expo is an annual event for professionals looking to improve safety in their organizations. Top safety leaders will discuss OSHA violations, what they are and how to deal with them, injury statistics, and other health and safety challenges to be aware of.


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American Industrial Hygiene Conference & Expo (AIHce) 2019

AIHCE Expo 2019

Dates: May 20-22, 2019

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Event Details: This annual event is packed with professional development courses and educational sessions to help EHS professionals keep pace with the latest trends, technology, and best practices. Participants include industrial hygienists, occupational health professionals, EHS specialists, safety professionals, risk management professionals, and others responsible for safety, health, and the environment at their organizations.


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Safety 2019 Professional Development Conference & Expo

Safety 2019 Professional Development Conference and Expo

Dates: Jun. 9-12, 2019

Location: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130

Event Details: Over 5,000 EHS professionals come together to delve into best practices, case studies, and the latest H&S technologies to accelerate their careers and find solutions to difficult challenges. The event offers opportunities for professional development and networking with other professionals who are passionate about safety.


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VPP Safety + National Symposium

Dates: Aug. 27-30, 2019

Location: Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130

Event Details: The Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association (VPP) annual Safety+ symposium offers more than 100 educational sessions for health and safety professionals, opportunities to share successes and innovations, and networking with H&S leaders and decision-makers.


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IOSH Conference 19

IOSH Conference 2019

Dates: TBD

Location: TBD

Event Details: This event serves both national and global H&S and occupational health professionals who want to improve safety in our changing world. The details of IOSH 2019’s are currently to-be-determined, but we will update this page once they publish more information.


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2019 National Safety Council Congress & Expo

NSC 2019 Congress and Expo logo

Dates: Congress: Sep. 7-13, Expo: Sep. 9-11 2019

Location: San Diego Convention Center, 111 W Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101

Event Details: The annual NSC Congress & Expo calls itself the world's largest annual "must attend" event for safety, health, and environmental professionals. For more than 100 years, this event has provided EHS professionals with access to industry-leading technology, education, networking opportunities, and products and services needed to stay at the forefront and remain competitive within the industry.


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Want more events? View our EHS & sustainability conference list and our environmental event list.


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