Opening and General Sessions

Opening session (901)
9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, March 9

Welcome and opening remarks
Steve Buehrer
Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation

Seven Critical Strategies for Improving the Health, Safety and Well-being of Your Workforce
L. Casey Chosewood, M.D.
Director, Office for Total Worker Health®
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


General session (902)
1:15 to 2:15 p.m., Wednesday, March 9

Step Back From the Baggage Claim
Jason Barger
Author, Leadership Consultant, and Creator of the Step Back from the Baggage Claim Movement
Step Back Leadership Consulting LLC


General session (903) and Safety Innovations Awards
9:30 to 10:30 a.m., Thursday, March 10

From Earth to Space: We Choose Safety
Mark Kowaleski
Chief of Safety and Health Division, Glenn Research Center
National Aeronautics and Space Administration