Corporate Travel Safety Event 2019

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Corporate Travel Safety Event 2019
  • Wed 6 Mar 2019 8:15 AM -
    Thu 7 Mar 2019 4:20 PM

  • Novotel Clarke Quay,
    177A River Valley Road,
    Singapore 179031,
    Singapore


  • Non-IOSH events

    Singapore Branch

Overview

IOSH Singapore Branch are delighted to be a supporting organisation for the forthcoming 'Travel Safety Conference 2019'.

This conference will feature a host of International speakers focusing on Health and Wellbeing, protecting Expat workers, the legal implications of overseas travel and duty of care, plus the policies and training that should be considered.

What's in it for you?

Duty of care, as it relates to travel safety and risk mitigation is now a widely used expression, embedded in the literature of a burgeoning travel security industry which has arisen from a dramatic shift in the corporate travel risk landscape. With global threat levels involving terrorism, extreme weather, civil wars and other geopolitical factors remaining high, your employees’ awareness and perception of risk has been heightened, as has their understanding of the safe work environment their employers are legally required to provide. Case law from around the world illustrates how employees are effectively demonstrating in court the travel safety negligence of their employers when they sue them following an incident.

When employees work across borders, duty of care involves risk management beyond the usual health and safety requirements of a familiar environment. As workforces become globally mobile, fulfilling duty of care can seem like a daunting task for employers which is made more challenging by the inconsistent levels of adoption around the globe.

How an organisation has prepared for and responded to an incident overseas affecting one or several of their employees, can ultimately mean the difference between life and death, not to mention the fallout from lawsuits, reputational loss and in some jurisdictions, criminal charges and prison sentences for directors.
 

Chaired by Peter Morgan, Special Advisor to the Hong Kong Police Hostage Negotiation Unit, confirmed speakers include;   

  • Dr. Philippe Guibert, MD, Regional Medical Director, Health Consulting, Asia, International SOS 
  • Dr Low Kiang Wei, Senior Medical Advisor Asia, International SOS
  • Aditya Luthra, Security Director – Security Solutions, Asia Pacific, International SOS and Control Risks
  • Brian Cheah, Head of Commercial, International SOS  
  • Leon Verghese, Assistant Vice President, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
  • Sylvia Koh, Chief People Officer, Group Human Resources, CrimsonLogic
  • Mike Murray, Regional Manager (Asia-Pacific), Global Security, Chevron
  • Michael Wigent, Regional Operations Manager – Americas Global Protective Services Cisco Systems Inc.
  • Jason Teo, Global Head of Corporate Security Infineon Technologies 
  • Sanjay Sharma, Associate Director and Regional Security Manager, Asia Pacific MSD
  • Shaun Boulter, Head of Corporate Mobility Asia, AXA Partners
  • Andy Goh, Security Manager, Head of Department, Mandarin Orchard Singapore & the Mandarin Gallery
  • Chew Lip-Heng, Head Operations Control, Singapore Red Cross
  • Sadia Brennan, Regional HSE and Security Manager Solar Turbines (A Caterpillar Company)
  • Denise Flynn, Regional Threat Analyst, Global Security, Chevron
  • Danny Hodder, Regional Security Manager APAC, Caterpillar
  • Sanjeev Gathani, Group Compliance Officer, RVK Meditech Co, Ltd
  • Tony Ridley, Chief Executive Officer, Intelligent Travel
  • Nicholas Rushton-Young FIBCM CBCP MBCI BCCE, Principal Consultant Business Continuity Crisis Security Management Asia Pacific Japan (APJ), Business Continuity International
  • Jefferson Erick Alindogan, Unit Head, Black Pearl Intelligence
  • Joann P. Hizon, Vice President – HR, Admin & Facilities, SM Investments Corporation
  • Varsha Avadhany, Founder & CEO, Vibe Consulting Services
  • Arpit Rajain, Vice President - Risk Management, India Bound
  • Cole Sirucek, Co-founder & CEO, DocDoc
  • Sushil Pradhan, Chief Operating Officer MitKat Advisory Services Pvt Ltd

 

 

Who should attend

By attending this conference, delegates will be able to hear some of the leading initiatives from corporates and NGOs on how they mitigate risks to their employees and then assess whether their own in-house travel and risk procedures are fit for purpuse and resonating with their workforce. Delegates will be able to ensure they adequately understand the legal implications and liabilities of managing overseas workers and that they are meeting their Duty of Care requirements. The conference will provide an excellent opportunity to network with peers, hear about some of the leading initiatives from companies who are doing it well, swap ideas and best practice and meet face to face the providers who are offering solutions in this area.

What you need to know

Visit conference website at https://www.travelsafetyconference.com 
 Download Conference programme
Book online at www.regonline.com/travelsafety
 
IOSH are delighted to be supporters at the inaugural launch of The Corporate Travel Safety Conference. As official supporters, we are pleased to be able to offer you a 25% discount to attend the conference. All you need to do is click on the 'book online' link above, book your place under 'IOSH member'' and you can book to attend the 2 day conference at the discounted rate of S$638 SGD. 
 

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