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