Main Conference Day 1

Day 1 - Monday, 27 November 2017

08:00 Registration and Refreshments

09:00 Opening Remarks from the Chair

Session 1: Occupational Health in the Middle East

09:10 Occupational Health and Hygiene Issues in the Middle East

09:50 Employee Engagement and How to Assess Effectiveness in Achieving Occupational Health Goals

10:30 Coffee and Networking Break

11:00 Involving Management to Buy-in to Occupational Health and Hygiene Management

11:40 Risk Assessment, Management and Control

12:20 Occupational Health and Safety Metrics and Data Management

13:00 Prayer and Lunch Break

Session 2: Thermal Environment

14:00 Regional Case Studies on the Management of Heat

14:40 Local Government Initiatives on Thermal Environment

15:20 Coffee and Networking Break

15:50 Best Practices from High-profile Projects in the Region

16:30 Heat Stress and Protection

17:10 Closing Remarks and End of Main Conference Day 1