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2022 Safety Leadership Summit

The Seelbach Hilton

Louisville, KY
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NECA Safety Leadership Summit 2022

The NECA Safety Leadership Summit is a unique conference for expanding leadership skills to persons responsible for safety throughout the electrical industry, in addition to providing an avenue to create new safety leaders within an organization. This event differentiates itself from the NECA Safety Professionals Conference in that it provides leadership perspectives for management and company executives with valuable insight and the tools needed to be successful in developing and communicating overall organizational risk management strategies at all levels—from the field employees, to management, to the CEO level. Networking opportunities to interact with peers, other professionals, and executives are integral and key tenets to this Safety Leadership Summit.


Schedule Overview

Monday, November 14

12:00 p.m.Registration Opens
2:00 - 3:50 p.m.General Session: Coaching: The Secret Power of Safety Leaders: Regina McMichael
3:50 - 4:00 p.m.Break
4:00 - 4:50 p.m.Breakout Sessions
 Put Safety Coaching Into Practice: Regina McMichael
 Best Practices for Helicopter Safety in Utility Construction: Ron Stewart
4:50 - 5:00 p.m.Break
5:00 - 6:30 p.m.Opening Reception and Exhibition
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.After Party:  Rabbit Hole Distillery


Tuesday, November 15

7:00 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast
8:00 - 8:50 a.m.An Inside Look at Codes and Standards Development: Mike Johnston, Mike Cannady, Moderated by Kyle Krueger
8:50 - 9:00 a.m.Break
9:00 - 10:10 a.m.General Session: How Your Leadership Impacts Safety: Jim Pauley
10:10 - 10:25 a.m.Break
10:25 - 10:45 a.m.Breakout Sessions

How Innovation Has Led to Safety in Wire & Cable Installation: Jason Faircloth

Updates on the OSHA Agenda for Construction: Wes Wheeler
10:45 - 11:00 a.m.Break
11:00 - 11:50 a.m.Breakout Sessions
 Are You Ready to Lead Safety Differently? Pam Walaski
 The Art of Safety Leadership: David McPeak
11:50 - 12:00 p.mBreak
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.Lunch
1:00 - 1:50 p.m.Breakout Session
 The Interconnection Between Safety Leadership and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: Monique Parker
1:50 - 2:00 p.m.Break
2:00 - 2:20 p.m.Breakout Session
 Protective Cover Planning: Mike Starner
2:20 - 2:30 p.m.Break
2:30 - 3:20 p.m.Breakout Sessions

Practical Approaches to Worker Impairment: Marijuana Legalization & Beyond: Lauren Rayner Davis
 ETD Safety Professionals - Taking It to the Next Level: Mike Starner
3:20 - 3:30 p.m.Break
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.General Session: Lead with Passion: Art delaCruz
4:30 - 6:00 p.m.Closing Reception and Exhibition
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.After Party


Wednesday, November 16

7:00 - 8:00 a.m.Breakfast
8:00 - 8:50 a.m.Breakout Session

Risk Management Awareness: Understanding the Factors That May Expose Employers and Workers to Hazards: Shari Smith
8:50 - 9:00 a.m.Break
9:00 - 9:50 a.mBreakout Session
 Impacting with Intentionality: Wyatt Bradbury
9:50 - 10:00 a.m.Break
10:00 - 11:15 a.m.General Session: Humanizing Safety: How to Empower Front-line Workers to Take Safety Personally: Patrick Nelson



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Cancellations: Full refunds are available prior to October 14, 2022. Refunds minus an administrative fee of $150 will be given for cancellations received in writing to [email protected] prior to October 28, 2022. Following October 28, 2022, no refunds will be given. However, you may send an alternate to the event without additional charge.