Programme

The programme is subject to change without notice. Last updated 14-08-2018.

WEDNESDAY, 5 SEPTEMBER 2018

4.00pm

Registration open

5.30pm - 7.30pmPowhiri and welcome function 
Official opening by the Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety the Hon. Iain Lees-Galloway, followed by light refreshments

THURSDAY, 6 SEPTEMBER 2018
8.00am Registration open/arrival tea & coffee

9.00am Conference opening
Conference MC - Peter Biggs

9.15am

Keynote 1 – Challenge, change and stay curious – the future of health and safety
Dr John Green, Safety II expert and Director HSE for the Battersea Power Station Development (UK)
Sponsored by the Business Leaders’ Health & Safety Forum

10.00amKeynote 2 – Mental health – a competitive advantage

Geoff McDonald, Mental health champion and Former Global Vice President HR Unilever (UK)


10.45am Morning tea
11.15amConcurrent session 1

Culture

Session 1A
Generative or bust: operationalising Hudson's safety culture model
Michelle Riley, Manager, Safe People And Culture, Melbourne Water

Capability

Session 1B
Why a physically intelligent workforce matters.  Understanding what it takes for manual handling training to change individuals' movement habits
Katie Croft, Physiotherapist, Provention

Collaboration

Session 1C
What other industries can learn from forestry's experience of creating an industry-wide contractor certification scheme
Fiona Ewing, National Safety Director, Forest Industry Safety Council

Mixed

Session 1D
How ACC is helping you create healthier and safer workplaces
Paul Gimblett, Head of Workplace Safety and Levies, ACC

11.55amMove between sessions                                                                                            
12.00pmConcurrent session 2                                                                                               

Culture

Session 2A
SafePlus: a conversation about how it happens and why it’s different to a health and safety audit
Jennie Gianotti, Manager Education Development  Guidance and Education Development, WorkSafe New Zealand

Capability

Session 2B
Understanding psychological distress in New Zealand workplaces - raising the bar of knowledge and practice
Jeremy Robertson, Principal, Research and Development, Umbrella Ltd

Collaboration

Session 2C
An introduction to health risk assessment
Jessica Clout, Occupational Health and Safety Consultant /Occupational Health Nurse, Working For Health

Mixed

Session 2D
The untapped potential of safety analytics
Chris Alderson and Phil Bolton, Director, PwC, and  Director in Analytics Practice, PwC Melbourne

12.40pmLunch
1.40pmMasterclasses
Masterclass 1 Dr John Green                      Masterclass 2 Geoff McDonald
2.25pmMove between sessions
2.30pmConcurrent session 3

Culture

Session 3A
Maturity, strategic levers and behaviour: integrating three models to build a plan for health and safety culture development
Dan Davis, H&S Specialist, Impac Services Ltd

Capability

Session 3B
Rise of the drones -  managing the risks associated with remotely piloted aircraft systems
Nan Austin, H&S Manager, University of Waikato

Collaboration

Session 3C
Learning from incidents using duty holder reviews
Neil Mookerjee, Duty Holder Review Manager, WorkSafe New Zealand

Mixed

Session 3D
Working with the HASANZ Register
Vic Tyler, Business Manager, HASANZ

3.10pmMove between sessions
3.15pmConcurrent session 4

Culture

Session 4A
Programme change
How is 2018 USHA conference report: “without health and safety there is no wellbeing”
Andrea McMillan, Head, Health & Safety Compliance, University of Otago

Capability

Session 4B
Handling explosive emotions: proactive H&S interventions for dealing with workplace emotions: raising the bar with practical emotional intelligence training
John Faisandier, Managing Director, Thriving Under Fire

Collaboration

Session 4C
Impact of stress, fatigue and organisational uncertainty on workforce wellness and safety
Moazzim Zaidi, Consultant Occupational Medicine, Johns Hopkins Aramco Health

Mixed

Session 4D

The future of a health and safety professional
Greg Lazzaro, Fonterra

3.55pmAfternoon Tea
7.00pm - LateConference dinner & dance at Mac's Function Centre
Join us for a fun night at a harbourside dinner and dance with popular covers band Mojo


11.00amConcurrent session 5

Culture

Session 5A
Beyond the barriers and busting the myths of safety in design – learn how NZ is poised to lead the way and what you need to do
Wendi Croft, EHS Manager, Fletcher Building

Capability

Session 5B
Board reporting or bored reporting - putting safety in focus
Toby Beaglehole, CEO, NZ Oil Services Ltd

Collaboration

Session 5C

An update on the Health and Safety at Work Strategy 2018-2028
MBIE

Mixed

Session 5D
Whole body vibration
Jennie Kuzman and Kerry Cheung, Health & Safety Manager, Hastings District Council, and Occupational Hygienist

11.40amMove between sessions
11.45amConcurrent session 6

Culture

Session 6A
Culture through collaboration – sharing the “Good Yarn” programme to promote mental wellbeing
Dana Carver, Chair, Good Programmes Trust

Capability

Session 6B
Unlocking the latent value of hazard data, for the purpose of preventative safety - case study. 

Clint Van Marrewijk, Managing Director, SaferMe

Collaboration

Session 6C
Collaborating to build safety into the supply chain
Andrew Confait, Health and Safety Advisor, Site Safe

Mixed

Session 6D
Putting the 'health' back in health and safety: a legal perspective
Greg Cain, Partner, Kensington Swan

CPD points

Attendance at HASANZ CONFERENCE 2018 may earn CPD points – please check with your association or employer.