Speakers

Our speakers

A H Khan India
A H Khan
Larsen & Toubro
Vice President & Head – Operations (Mumbai)
Akira Izumi Japan
Akira Izumi
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Professor
Alan Stevens United Kingdom
Alan Stevens
Institution for Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)
Head of Strategic Engagement
Alberto Schiavon Italy
Alberto Schiavon
Pirelli
Group Safety Manager
Alexei Vovchenko Russia
Alexei Vovchenko
Ministry of Labour and Social Protection
First Deputy
Alexey Polikashin Russia
Alexey Polikashin
Social Insurance Fund of the Russian Federation
Interim Chairperson
Andrea Hiddinga Netherlands
Andrea Hiddinga
International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA)
2017-2018 IOHA President
Andreas Mainka Germany
Andreas Mainka
Mainka Bau GmbH & Co. KG
Owner / Managing Director
Anna-Maria Teperi Finland
Anna-Maria Teperi
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH)
Research professor
Annick Sunnen Luxembourg
Annick Sunnen
Accident Insurance Association of Luxembourg
Head of Prevention Department
Antti Koivula Finland
Antti Koivula
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH)
General Director
Antti Leino Finland
Antti Leino
Skanska
Vice President, Health, Safety, Environment
Ariane Adam-Poupart Canada
Ariane Adam-Poupart
Institut National de Santé Publique du Québec (INSPQ)
Scientiic Advisor at Dep. of Biological Hazards & OH
Arif Zaman United Kingdom
Arif Zaman
Commonwealth Businesswomen's Network
Executive Director
Atsuko Saruhashi Japan
Atsuko Saruhashi
JISC
ISO TMB member
Atsushi Yamada Japan
Atsushi Yamada
IBM
IBM Distinguished Engineer
Audrey Canning United Kingdom
Audrey Canning
Institute of Occupational Safety & Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA)
Director
Azlan Darus Malaysia
Azlan Darus
Social Security Organization of Malaysia
Head of Prevention
Azusa Nakagawa Japan
Azusa Nakagawa
Japanese Standards Association Group (JSA)
Executive Director
Bernard Foe Cameroon
Bernard Foe
International Labour Organization (ILO)
VZF Madagascar Project Manager
Bernd Treichel Switzerland
Bernd Treichel
International Social Security Association (ISSA)
Senior Technical Specialist in Prevention and Social Security
Bonnie Yau Hong Kong
Bonnie Yau
Occupational Safety and Health Council (OSHC)
CEO
Busola Alofe Nigeria
Busola Alofe
The Chartered Institute of Personnel Management of Nigeria (CIPM)
CEO
Catherine Trask Canada
Catherine Trask
Professor at the Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture
Chris Agius Australia
Chris Agius
IEC-IECEx
Executive Secretary
Chris Laszcz-Davis United States of America
Chris Laszcz-Davis
Occupational Hygiene Training Association (OHTA)
Co-Chair
Christoph Bordlein Germany
Christoph Bordlein
University of Applied Sciences Wuerzburg-Schweinfurt (FHW-S)
Professor
Christopher Venables United Kingdom
Christopher Venables
Tesco
Group Safety Director
Claudio Colosio Italy
Claudio Colosio
University of Milan
Associate Professor of Occupational Health
Davide Scotti Italy
Davide Scotti
LHS Foundation
General Secretary
Denis Charles Kouassi Côte d´Ivoire
Denis Charles Kouassi
Caisse Nationale de Prevoyance Sociale (CNPS)
Director General
Dietmar Elsler Germany
Dietmar Elsler
European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA)
Project Manager | Prevention and Research Unit
Dietmar Reinert Germany
Dietmar Reinert
Institute of Occupational Safety & Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA)
Director
Dooyong Park South Korea
Dooyong Park
Asian Network Occupational Hygiene (ANOH)
President
Ehi Iden Nigeria
Ehi Iden
OSH Africa
President
Elena Kompasenko Russia
Elena Kompasenko
Zarubezhneft
Chief of the OSH Department
Elizabeth Nkumbula Zambia
Elizabeth Nkumbula
Envis Consulting Ltd.
Chairperson
Emi Ohyoshi Japan
Emi Ohyoshi
Daikichi Farm
President
Emma Johansson Sweden
Emma Johansson
Volvo
Technology Specialist: Human factors and automation
Erich Koch Germany
Erich Koch
Sozialversicherung für Landwirtschaft, Forsten und Gartenbau (SVLFG)
Head of international Relations
Erik Jørs Denmark
Erik Jørs
Odense University Hospital
Clinical Associate Professor
Evans Lwanga Zambia
Evans Lwanga
International Labour Organization (ILO)
VZF Ethiopia Project Manager
Faudzi Mohd Yasir Malaysia
Faudzi Mohd Yasir
Petronas
Head of Electrical, Group Technical Solutions, PD & T Division
Felipe Bunster Echenique Chile
Felipe Bunster Echenique
Mutual de Seguridad
Gerencia general
Franco Dutto Japan
Franco Dutto
Tsubaki Nakashima
Senior Vice President, Chief HR and Sustainability Officer
Gerard Zwetsloot Netherlands
Gerard Zwetsloot
Gerard Zwetsloot
Professor
Griet Cattaert Belgium
Griet Cattaert
United Nations Global Compact
Head of Labour Rights
Hans-Horst Konkolewsky Denmark
Hans-Horst Konkolewsky
International ORP Foundation
President
Hashimoto Hiroshi Japan
Hashimoto Hiroshi
NEXCO
General Manager, Facilities Management Office, Facilities Division
Helmut Ehnes Germany
Helmut Ehnes
International Social Security Association (ISSA)
Chairman
Hidesato Kojima Japan
Hidesato Kojima
Shimizu Corporation
General Manager, Civil Engineering Division
Hiroaki Kita Japan
Hiroaki Kita
Daifuku
Corporate Officer, Safety and Health Management
Hirohisa Hirukaawa Japan
Hirohisa Hirukaawa
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Invited Senior Researcher, Information Technology and Human Factors
Hirokazu Anai Japan
Hirokazu Anai
FUJITSU Ltd.
Head of Artificial Intelligence Laboratory
Hiroki Murakami Japan
Hiroki Murakami
IHI Corporation
Technical Advisor of Corporate Research & Development
Hiromichi Fujimoto Japan
Hiromichi Fujimoto
ATOUN
CEO
Hiroo Kanamaru Japan
Hiroo Kanamaru
Mitsubishi Electric
Advanced Technology R&D Center, Senior Engineer
Hisashi Aita Japan
Hisashi Aita
Nippo
General Manager, Production Development Centre, General Engineering Department
Hisashi Ichijo Japan
Hisashi Ichijo
Toyota Industries Corporation
Senior Executive Officer
Isaac Abril Muñoz Spain
Isaac Abril Muñoz
Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo (INSHT)
Director of the dep. of working conditions in agriculture and fisheries
Ivan D. Ivanov Bulgaria
Ivan D. Ivanov
World Health Organization (WHO)
Head, Occupational and Workplace Health
Ivan Puentes Arango Colombia
Ivan Puentes Arango
Grupo Energía Bogotá
Group H&S Manager
Jan Zimmermann Germany
Jan Zimmermann
Institute of Occupational Safety & Health of the German Social Accident Insurance (IFA)
Principles, Methods and Software Solutions, Section Manager
Javier Larrañeta Spain
Javier Larrañeta
Spanish Technology Platform on Industrial Safety (PESI)
Secretary General
Jean-Christophe Blaise France
Jean-Christophe Blaise
Institut National de Recherche et de Securité (INRS)
Work Equipment Engineering division
Jillian Hamilton Australia
Jillian Hamilton
Manage Damage
Managing Director
Joaquim Pintado Nunes Portugal
Joaquim Pintado Nunes
International Labour Organization (ILO)
Officer in Charge, Labour Inspection and Occupational Safety and Health Branch,
Johan van Middelaar Netherlands
Johan van Middelaar
TNO
Senior consultant Health and Safety
José Raul González Guatemala
José Raul González
Cementos Progreso
Chief Executive Officer
José Saenz Germany
José Saenz
Fraunhofer IFF
Business Unit Robotic Systems Group leader
Josep Maria Verdejo Spain
Josep Maria Verdejo
Suez
Director
Juan Manuel Cruz Spain
Juan Manuel Cruz
Acciona
Industrial relations,H&S and Sustainability Director
Jukka Takala Finland
Jukka Takala
International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH)
President
Junichi Tsujii Japan
Junichi Tsujii
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Director of AI Research Center
Kannan Krishnan India
Kannan Krishnan
IRSST
Chief Scientific Officer
Karina Nielsen United Kingdom
Karina Nielsen
The University Of Sheffield
Professor of Work Psychology
Karl-Heinz Noetel Germany
Karl-Heinz Noetel
ISSA Section on Prevention in the Construction Industry
President
Katsuichi Takei Japan
Katsuichi Takei
Japan Industrial Safety and Health Association (JISHA)
Education & Zero Accident Promotion Dept,Deputy Director
Kazuhiko Tsutsumi Japan
Kazuhiko Tsutsumi
Mitsubishi Electric
Corporate Advisor
Kazuo Tase Japan
Kazuo Tase
SDG Partners
President, CEO
Kazutsugu Suita Japan
Kazutsugu Suita
Toyota
Robot System development Group leader
Kenichiro Asano Japan
Kenichiro Asano
Social Health Strategy Research Institute (SHSRI)
Representative Director
Kerrie Waring United Kingdom
Kerrie Waring
International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN)
Chief Executive Officer
Kevin Bulatek United States of America
Kevin Bulatek
OMRON Management Center of America
Senior Director, Risk, EHS and Facilities
Kevin Mooney Canada
Kevin Mooney
WCB Saskatchewan
President of the Board of Directors
Koji Akamatsu 日本
Koji Akamatsu
IDEC
Senior Executive Officer in charge of Manufacturing & SCM
Koji Demachi Japan
Koji Demachi
International Electronic Commission (IEC)
IEC/SC65A Chair, IEC/TC65/WG20 Convenor
Krishna Mohan India
Krishna Mohan
IIT Hyderabad
Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering & Dean
Kristian Gould Norway
Kristian Gould
Equinor
Leading Advisor - Human Factors and Organizational Safety
Kristina Kurths Germany
Kristina Kurths
International Labour Organization (ILO)
VZF Vietnam Project Manager
Lars Hoffmann Germany
Lars Hoffmann
Siemens
Head of EHS Expert Center
Lars Tornvig Denmark
Lars Tornvig
Human House
Director
Liên Wioland France
Liên Wioland
Institut National de Recherche et de Securité (INRS)
Head of studies
Magdalena Wachnicka-Witzke Poland
Magdalena Wachnicka-Witzke
Agriculture Social Insurance Fund (KRUS)
Director of the Communication and International Cooperation Office
Malcolm Staves France
Malcolm Staves
L'Oréal
Global Vice President Health & Safety
Manal Azzi Switzerland
Manal Azzi
International Labour Organization (ILO)
Senior Occupational Safety and Health Expert
Manfred Schoch Germany
Manfred Schoch
BMW
Chairman of BMW Group Works Council
Margaret Kitt United States of America
Margaret Kitt
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
Deputy Director
Maria Neira Spain
Maria Neira
World Health Organization (WHO)
Director of Department of Public Health
Mariana Infante Colombia
Mariana Infante
International Labour Organization (ILO)
VZF Myanmar Senior Technical Officer
Marianne Levitsky Canada
Marianne Levitsky
Workplace Health Without Borders (WHWB) ​
Founding President and Board Secretary
Marijana Zivkovic Mtegha United Kingdom
Marijana Zivkovic Mtegha
Institution for Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)
Strategic Engagement Manager
Mariko Yamada Japan
Mariko Yamada
IDEC
Collaborative Safety/ Vison Zero Global Promotion Dept.
Marilu Melo Zurita Australia
Marilu Melo Zurita
UNSW
PhD
Martina Hesse-Spötter Germany
Martina Hesse-Spötter
ISSA Section for Electricity, Gas and Water
President
Martina Macphersen United Kingdom
Martina Macphersen
ODDO BHF
Global Head of ESG Strategy
Marvin Cheng United States of America
Marvin Cheng
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
General Research Engineer/Team Lead of Safety Control Team
Masahiro Indo Japan
Masahiro Indo
Shimizu Corporation
Senior Managing Officer
Masahiro Morioka Japan
Masahiro Morioka
FANUC
ROBOT Business Division ROBOT Mechanical Development Laboratory Chief Engineer
Masao Dohi Japan
Masao Dohi
International Electronic Commission (IEC)
ACOS JP Member
Masatada “Seichu” Kobayashi Japan
Masatada “Seichu” Kobayashi
Rakuten, Inc.
Group Managing Executive Officer Chief Well-Being Officer
Michelle Robertson United States of America
Michelle Robertson
IEA
PhD, CPE
Mitsuo Matsumoto Japan
Mitsuo Matsumoto
ISO
Vice President
Miwa Yamada Japan
Miwa Yamada
Sekisui House, Ltd.
Executive Officer, Director, Diversity Promotion
Mohammed Azman bin Dato Malaysia
Mohammed Azman bin Dato
Social Security Organization of Malaysia
CEO / Director General
Muneki Tomita Japan
Muneki Tomita
Naro
Head of System Safety Engineering Research Area
Nadia El-Salanti Denmark
Nadia El-Salanti
Novo Nordisk A/S
Organisational Psychologist
Naotaka Kikkawa Japan
Naotaka Kikkawa
National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Japan (JNIOSH)
Senior Researcher
Norhazlina Mydin Malaysia
Norhazlina Mydin
Petronas
Head, HSSE Change & Communications Group HSSE
Norma McCormick Canada
Norma McCormick
ISO
Covener
Norman Khoza South Africa
Norman Khoza
African Union Development Agency (AUDA)
Senior Program Officer
Ockert Dupper South Africa
Ockert Dupper
International Labour Organization (ILO)
VZF Global Programme Manager
Päivi Wallin Finland
Päivi Wallin
Mela
Director
Patrice Heurtaut France
Patrice Heurtaut
Caisse Centrale Mutualite Sociale Agricole (CC MSA)
Doctor of Medicine - Specialist in Occupational Health
Patrick Ossi Okori Gabon
Patrick Ossi Okori
Caisse Nationale de Sécurité Sociale (CNSS)
Director General
Paul Gordon Haining United States of America
Paul Gordon Haining
Skanska
Chief Environmental Health & Safety Officer
Pernille Thau Denmark
Pernille Thau
Human House
Head of Department
Pete Kines Denmark
Pete Kines
National Research Centre for the Working Environment
Senior Researcher, Safety Culture and Accidents
Peter Jacobs South Africa
Peter Jacobs
International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA)
Past-president
Philippe Delbecq France
Philippe Delbecq
L'Oréal
Corporate Industrial Hygiene Toxicologist
Phillip Hibbs Australia
Phillip Hibbs
International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA)
Principal Consultant Hibbs & Associates Pty Ltd
Pirjo Virtanen Finland
Pirjo Virtanen
Greenstep
Senior Manager, Environmental Sustainability (Ex. Vice President, Metso Outotec)
Professor Dr. Joachim Breuer Germany
Professor Dr. Joachim Breuer
International Social Security Association (ISSA)
President of the International Social Security Association (ISSA)
Professor Dr. Masao Mukaidono Japan
Professor Dr. Masao Mukaidono
Institute of Global Safety Promotion (IGSAP)
Chairman of Japan Organizing Committee (JOC)
Rachel Cox Canada
Rachel Cox
The Université du Québec à Montréal (UQÀM)
Professor, Psychosocial risks
Ralf Sporer Germany
Ralf Sporer
International Electronic Commission (IEC)
Vice President
Rene Leblanc Canada
Rene Leblanc
International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA)
IOHA Past-President 2020
Rieko Hojo Japan
Rieko Hojo
National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Japan (JNIOSH)
Senior Researcher
Riikka Ruotsala Finland
Riikka Ruotsala
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH)
Researcher
Roberta Nelson Shea United States of America
Roberta Nelson Shea
Universal Robots
Convenor ISO/TC 299/WG 3 Global Technical Compliance Officer
Robyn Bennett New Zealand
Robyn Bennett
New Zealand Institute of Safety Management (NZISM)
President
Rodrigo Mogrovejo Bolivia
Rodrigo Mogrovejo
International Labour Organization (ILO)
VZF Latin America Project Manager
Rudolf Albert Germany
Rudolf Albert
Bosch Rexroth AG
Head of Safety and Environment Lohr HSE-Lo
Ruth Kjeldsmark Denmark
Ruth Kjeldsmark
Babcock & Wilcox
HSEQ Manager
Sabine Herbst Germany
Sabine Herbst
Deuche Gesetzliche Unfallversicherung (DGUV)
Dep. Section Manager Strategic Co-operation
Sadao Takeda Japan
Sadao Takeda
Institute of Global Safety Promotion (IGSAP)
Director
Sakon Uda Japan
Sakon Uda
Ebara Corporation
Chairman of the Board of Directors and Independent Director
Samuel Omer Kenya
Samuel Omer
Kenya National Highways Authority (KeNHA)
Director, Highway Planning & Design
Saori Takeda Japan
Saori Takeda
Nippon Electric Control Equipment Industries Association (NECA)
Vice chair of Control Safety Committee
Satoshi Iida Japan
Satoshi Iida
Kubota
Sinior Technical Advisor
Satoshi Itoh Japan
Satoshi Itoh
New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)
Director General, Digital Innovation Unit
Sethu Vijayakumar United Kingdom
Sethu Vijayakumar
The Alan Turing Institute
Programme co-Director for AI
Shawn Paulsen Canada
Shawn Paulsen
International Electronic Commission (IEC)
IEC Vice President (CAB)
Shigekuni Inoue Japan
Shigekuni Inoue
AGC Inc.
Senior Executive Officer, GM of EHSQ General Div., GM of AGC Yokohama Technical Center
Shingo Saito Japan
Shingo Saito
Japan Industrial Safety and Health Association (JISHA)
Deputy General Manager, Technical Support Department and General Manager, ISO Standards Promotion Office
Shoken Shimizu Japan
Shoken Shimizu
National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health, Japan (JNIOSH)
Supervising researcher
Siong Hin Ho Singapore
Siong Hin Ho
Ministry of Manpower, Singapore
Senior Director
Stavroula Leka Ireland
Stavroula Leka
University College Cork (UCC)
Professor of Work Organization and Wellbeing
Stefan Hussy Germany
Stefan Hussy
Deuche Gesetzliche Unfallversicherung (DGUV)
BGDG
Steven Margis United States of America
Steven Margis
UL
Director
Stuart Hughes United Kingdom
Stuart Hughes
AMG PETRONAS Formula One Team
Head of Health and Safety
Susie Hardie Austria
Susie Hardie
Schwarz Hara Consult
Senior Scientific and Technical Consultant
Susumu Amano Japan
Susumu Amano
FUJITSU Ltd.
Corporate Executive Officer, Head of Employee Success Unit
Takashi Kawata Japan
Takashi Kawata
Shimizu Corporation
Standing Advisor
Takashi Maeno Japan
Takashi Maeno
Keio University
Professor, Graduate School of System Design and Management
Tamio Tanikawa Japan
Tamio Tanikawa
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Deputy Director, Research Center Team Leader
Thomas Fuller United States of America
Thomas Fuller
International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA)
President
Thomas Tarp Denmark
Thomas Tarp
Lego
Senior Director ,Global EHS
Timo Malm Finland
Timo Malm
VTT Technical Reseach Centre of Finland
Senior Scientist
Tomas Lagerberg Switzerland
Tomas Lagerberg
ABB Ltd.
Global Patent Officer, Robotics division and Robotics & Discrete Automation business area
Tomasz Zdziebkowski Poland
Tomasz Zdziebkowski
Spearhead International Ltd.
CEO
Tommi Alanko Finland
Tommi Alanko
Finnish Institute of Occupational Health (FIOH)
Director of Occupational Safety Unit
Tomohito Mori Japan
Tomohito Mori
Daiwa House Industry Co.,Ltd.
Chief, Safety Management Department
Toru Sugimoto Japan
Toru Sugimoto
JGC Holdings Corporation
Corporate HSE Manager
Toshifumi Yoshizaki Japan
Toshifumi Yoshizaki
NEC
Executive Vice President President of Digital Business Platform Unit
Toshihiro Fujita Japan
Toshihiro Fujita
Institute of Global Safety Promotion (IGSAP)
Director
Toshiyuki Kajiya Japan
Toshiyuki Kajiya
International Electronic Commission (IEC)
Member of IEC Conformity Assessment Council
Ulrike Bollmann Germany
Ulrike Bollmann
European Network of Education and Training in Occupational Safety and Health (ENETOSH)
International Cooperation Unit
Vanessa Harwood-Whitcher United Kingdom
Vanessa Harwood-Whitcher
Institution for Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)
Chief Executive (assigned from 1st Aug.2021)
Vimal Mahendru India
Vimal Mahendru
Legrand
President of Legrand-India
Walter Eichendorf Germany
Walter Eichendorf
DVR
President
Walter Ricciardi Italy
Walter Ricciardi
World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA)
President
Wang Jian China
Wang Jian
China Communications Construction Company Limited (CCCC)
Vice President
Yessica Calvario Mexico
Yessica Calvario
International Labour Organization (ILO)
VZF Mexico Project Manager
Yoji Yamada Japan
Yoji Yamada
Nagoya University
ISO/TC299, JP Member Professor
Yoshihiro Nakabo Japan
Yoshihiro Nakabo
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Senior Researcher
Yoshiki Seo Japan
Yoshiki Seo
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
Director, Information Standardization Office
Yutaka Hiwatashi Japan
Yutaka Hiwatashi
Subaru Corporation
Technical supervisor, Technical Division
Yves Yéboué Kouamé Côte d´Ivoire
Yves Yéboué Kouamé
Caisse Nationale de Prevoyance Sociale (CNPS)
Director of Prevention and Promotion