Tasmanian Safety Symposium & Trade Show 2016

Thursday 21 July, 2016

Brought to you by the Safety Institute of Australia, the Tasmanian Safety Symposium and trade show will deliver you contemporary and industry leading speakers and presentations that will challenge your thinking about safety. 

  • Focus on local issues and emerging risks.
  • The strategic direction of WHS in Australia, plus

The trade show will offer a fantastic opportunity to access leading safety suppliers and vendors under one roof.

Event Details

Date:    Thursday 21 July 2016 

Time:    10:15am - 4:30pm 

Venue: Tasmanian Hockey Centre, Bell Street, New Town 


        SIA Member Early Bird  - $150 + GST ( valid until 30 June 2016) 
      Non Member Early Bird  -  $200 + GST ( Valid until 30 June 2016) 
SIA Member Standard Rate  - $200 + GST 
Non Member Standard Rate - $250 + GST

Registration: *Registrations close Thursday 14 July 2016 

 Click here to register  

Agenda & Program

Download the Program Brochure 

9.15am to 10.15am

Registration and Reception 
Trade Show Area

10.15am to 10.45am

Opening & Welcome 
Mr David Clarke, CEO, Safety Institute of Australia

10.45am to 11.00am


11.00am to 12.30pm

Keynote Address:  Professor Niki Ellis 
An update on Mental Health and how it will change WHS forever 
Includes:  Question & Answers session, plus a practical & interactive exercise facilitated by Professor Ellis.

12.30pm to 1.30pm

Trade Show Area

1:30pm to 3:00pm


Keynote Address:  Professor Sidney Dekker 
Safety Differently- Moving beyond compliance and control 
Includes: An engaging and sometimes confronting discussion about ‘doing’ safety differently. 

3:00pm to 3:15pm


3.15pm to 4.15pm

Panel Discussion- ‘WHS Emerging Issues & Insights’  Featuring:  
David Clarke, CEO, Safety Institute of Australia Pty Ltd 
Mark Cocker, Director of Industry Safety, WorkSafe Tasmania

4.15pm to 4.30pm


Conference Close 
Ken Nolan, SIA Tasmania Branch Chair 
Trade Show

4.30pm to 5.00pm

SIA Tasmania Branch Networking Event 
Join the vendors and the delegates for a free networking opportunity.


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