The full line-up of speakers taking part in Hazardex 2021 has been announced. Here, you can find details of the confirmed papers and the speakers taking part in the two-day Conference on October 6 & 7 at the Majestic Hotel in Harrogate, UK. The full Conference Programme schedule will be announced shortly. Book your delegate spot now and hear from the industry's leading experts!
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(Access to Room 1 is restricted to Conference Delegates only, Room 2 & workshops are open to all attendees) Day 1 - Wednesday 6th October Day 2 - Thursday 7th October
Registration open: From 08:00 Registration open: From 08:30
Conference open: 09:20 – 17.30 Conference open: 09:20 – 15:30
Exhibition open: 09:00 – 18:00 Exhibition open: 09:00 – 15.30 Confirmed speakers: Day 1 - Wednesday 6th October Simon Wood, Environment, Health & Safety Specialist - UK Petroleum Industry Association (UKPIA) Tim Doggett, CEO & Douglas Leech, Technical Director - Chemical Business Association (CBA)
Chemical safety, storage, regulations, and warehousing Dil Wetherill, Managing Director - Method Functional Safety What’s coming in IEC 61511 Edition 3Thorsten Arnhold, R. STAHL & IECEx Chairman 2014-2019Explosion protection in hydrogen installations Colin Cameron, Managing Director - Mutech Limited
New edition of IEC 60079-11 Intrinsically Safe Equipment Standard Mark Walker, Vice President - DEKRA Creating a culture of care Martin Jones, Operations Manager – CompEx Competency – lessons from the pandemic Neil Smith, Head of Workforce Development - Cogent Skills What is the ‘golden thread’ that links Human Factors, Competence and Compliance problems and solutions?
Andrew Vincent, Associate Partner - Instinctif Partners Crisis communications: from fire to front page Robert Magraw, Operations Manager - BakerRisk
Design and Operation of Effective Toxic Shelters Steve Pearson, Executive Chairman - Phusion IM
Advanced use of hazardous area data and documents, combined with mobile devices
Karl Metcalfe, Technical Advisor & Ex Trainer - Association of Electrical & Mechanical Trades (AEMT)
Taking Responsibility for Repairs to Ex rated machinery
Rolf Kinck, Senior Instructor & Morten Aasen, Chief Commercial Manager - Trainor Digitalisation and the advantages of e-learning Steve Williams, Haz Lighting Solutions Intelligent lighting control for explosion proof areas Glynn Warren, Product Specialist - Exloc What's involved in achieving UKCA 'Ex'
--Day 2 - Thursday 7th October Peter Davidson, Executive Director - Tank Storage Association (TSA)
Cyber Security for Senior Managers
Sarabjit Purewal, Principal Specialist Inspector - UK Health & Safety Executive (HSE)
The use of artificial intelligence in safety related applications
Paul McLaughlin - Kiwa UK Adapting DSEAR rules to assess and proactively manage the safe operation of hydrogen installations
Dr. Alexander Zalogin, General Director - NANIO CCVE – Russian Certification Centre of Ex and Mine Equipment
Explosion hazard occurrence on the surface of thermocatalytic sensing elements
Randall Williams, Project Engineer - Proeon Systems Ensuring compliance for fire & gas detection
James Jordan, Technical Control & Safety System Lead - Arete Project Delivery Safe delivery of integrated control and safety systems James Steven, Development & Innovation Manager - DNV Ignition prevention is only for electrical equipment? Carolyn Nicholls, Director - RAS Ltd Flange guards - their use and applicability in managing hazardous area zoning Ewan Povall, Senior Consultant & Chris Heath, Graduate Consultant - RPS Group The importance of considering the role of the user early in the assessment and design process Kevin Boyd, Director - 2Value Solutions Proactive risk management using IIoT and wearables
Bassey Okon Bassey, PhD Researcher - Cranfield University Operations-maintenance synergy at petroleum process facilities
Andrew Derbyshire, Principal Safety Engineer & Chris Bell, Consultant, Asset & Management Systems - DNV Changing an unknown known into a known known in Functional Safety
-- The Hazardex team will confirm more speakers in the coming weeks. Keep an eye on www.hazardex-event.co.uk for the latest news and information.