2017 Dangerous Goods Symposium Agenda

Best Practices in a Changing World

Updated: March 23, 2017


Wednesday, September 6, 2017
Time Agenda
7:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM Welcome
8:30 AM Icebreaker
8:45 AM Keynote Speaker/State of the Industry
10:00 AM Break
10:30 AM Plenary Session:
49 CFR, International Highlights, Rail — Crude Oil Efforts, A Regulators View of Lithium Batteries
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM PHMSA Planning Workshop Presentation Skills & Classroom Optimization Workshop
2:30 PM Break
3:00 PM SMS & Competency Based Training Workshop: Safety Management Systems and Competency Based Training, a Holistic Approach CBT — Now More Than Ever? Computer Based Training in the 21st Century
4:30 PM Have a great evening!

Thursday, September 7, 2017
Time Agenda
7:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM Welcome Back
8:30 AM Plenary Session:
ICAO/IATA, IMDG, ADR, GHS & TDG, IAEA, UN SCoE
10:00 AM Break
10:30 AM Plenary Session Continues:
ICAO/IATA, IMDG, ADR, GHS & TDG, IAEA, UN SCoE
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Auditing Workshop Technology & Training Workshop
2:30 PM Break
3:00 PM Best Practices Workshop: effective Use of Social Media in Training PHMSA Workshop Part 2: What We Would Like Changed — A Conversation
4:30 PM Afternoon Workshops End
6:00-8:00 PM Join us for Labelmaster Fest!
Network, Eat, Drink, Learn & Have Fun!

Friday, September 8, 2017
Time Agenda
7:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM Lithium Batteries Panel Discussion:
Practical Problems in Logistics — Shippers/Industry/Retailers
10:00 AM Break
10:30 AM Lithium Batteries Panel Continues:
Regulatory Imperatives — Carriers, Regulators, Manufacturers
11:45 AM - Noon Town Hall: Conference Feedback
Safe Travels!



Topics and speakers are subject to change.