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AIHA UMS Fall 2020 Virtual Professional Development Conference

  • November 12, 2020
  • 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Virtual - Platform Details Sent Closer to Date, *Event will not be Recorded*

Registration

  • The Upper Midwest Local Section of AIHA will host our annual professional development conference on November 12, 2020. This year the conference will be a half-day virtual session on a WebEx platform. Instead of having exhibitor tables, we have sponsorship opportunities and vendor spotlights. This registration is for sponsorship.


    Sponsor Summary:
    • $ 100 registration fee
    • Listing in brochure
    • List of attendees that Opt-in
    • Opportunity to donate to raffle prizes

    When attendees register, they are given the option to “Opt-In” to have their contact information shared with vendors and sponsors. All vendors and sponsors will receive a list of contact information for all attendees that Opt-In to share their information.

    Raffle Prizes
    Vendors and sponsors can also be recognized during the raffle drawings. Historically we have been fortunate to have generous sponsors and vendors that donate prizes for the raffle drawing. We are encouraging sponsors and vendors to donate items that will be awarded during the virtual session. We will forward the contact information of all prize winners to the vendors and sponsors to arrange delivery of the prizes awarded. It has been suggested to focus on digital gift cards for easy delivery via email, but we’ll let the donors make that decision.
  • This category is reserved for full-time students only. Student sponsorship is thanks to local members' donations.
  • The Upper Midwest Local Section of AIHA will host our annual professional development conference on November 12, 2020. This year the conference will be a half-day virtual session on a WebEx platform. Instead of having exhibitor tables, we have sponsorship opportunities and vendor spotlights.

    Vendor Spotlights are 5-minute time slots reserved during the session. A limited number of these time slots are available for cost of $ 250. The vendor reserving the time slot will be able to present slides and make a live presentation to share product and service offerings to the virtual audience.

    Vendor Spotlight Summary
    • $ 250 registration fee
    • Limited number of reserved time slot to make a 5-minute presentation
    • Listing in brochure
    • List of attendees that Opt-in
    • Opportunity to donate raffle prizes


    Raffle Prizes
    Vendors and sponsors can also be recognized during the raffle drawings. Historically we have been fortunate to have generous sponsors and vendors that donate prizes for the raffle drawing. We are encouraging sponsors and vendors to donate items that will be awarded during the virtual session. We will forward the contact information of all prize winners to the vendors and sponsors to arrange delivery of the prizes awarded. It has been suggested to focus on digital gift cards for easy delivery via email, but we’ll let the donors make that decision.

Register


American Industrial Hygiene Association Upper Midwest Section

23rd Annual Professional Development Conference

Hosted by TSI, Inc. 

Thursday November 12, 2020

Online- Virtual Only 


Agenda 

 8:00

AIHA rebranding and return to work guidelines


Larry Sloan

AIHA CEO

8:15

The Role of a United States Public Health Officer During a Pandemic

 

Brian Czarnecki

US Public Health Service

9:00

Vendor Spotlights (3 for 5 minutes each)

 

9:15

The Challenges of Implementing Workplace Controls for SARS-CoV-2

Perry Logan

3M

10:00

Break & 1st Raffle Winner Announced


10:20

Vendor Spotlights (2 for 5 minutes each)

 

 

10:30

COVID-19 Case Study: The EH&S Practitioners Role During the COVID-19 Pandemic at a Large Healthcare Organization

 

Matt Austin & Jeff Nesbitt

Mayo Clinic

10:50

COVID-19 Case Study: COVID-19 Challenges for Small Employers

Janet Keyes

CHESS, Inc.

11:10

Vendor Spotlights (3 for 5 minutes each)

 

11:25

COVID-19 Case Study: Fit Testing in Dental Office and other COVID-19 challenges

Case Study Cancelled - TBD

David Abrams

ARS Environmental Health, Inc.

11:45

COVID-19 Case Study: The Challenge of Interacting Safely, Maintaining Connections, and Persevering During a Pandemic

Neil Carlson

University of Minnesota

12:05

Respiratory Protection for All Workers During A Pandemic

Nikki McCullough

3M 

12:45

2nd Raffle Winner announced & Adjourn

 

 


Accreditation

This event contains 5.0 hours of professional education, which may be eligible for certification maintenance (CM Points). See the ABIH website for CM credit criteria. The course is designed to meet the criteria for COCs as specified by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals.

 

AIHA - Upper Midwest Section is a 501(c)6 non-profit organization. AIHA-UMS, P.O. Box 13717, Roseville, MN 55113
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