November 19-20, 2024 – Nashville, Tennessee •


The event for the access industry

Industry Insights | Expert Presentations  | Networking Opportunities

About the Event

November 19-20, 2024
Music City Center, Nashville, USA

Created by Access, Lifts & Handlers and IPAF

The Working at Height Conference & Awards will champion the safe and effective use of mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs), covering the latest innovations in technology and work practices that will deliver safe, on time and profitable worksites.

Co-organized by Access, Lift & Handlers (ALH) magazine and the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), the event will comprise an evening networking event followed by a world-class conference and evening awards dinner to celebrate industry best-practices.

The event is for:

  • Equipment rental managers & owners
  • Safety professionals in the construction industry
  • Access rental specialists
  • Safety consultants
  • MEWP OEMs & distributors

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Working at Height will address technology and work processes that create safe and productive working environments, including:

  • Keynote from major rental company executive
  • Growing markets and trends in rental
  • Addressing safety and the human factor when working at height
  • Emergency preparedness and rescue plans for work at height
  • MEWP accident statistics: How does the U.S. measure up?
  • Panel: Technology’s role in working at height – Industry experts to discuss access control technology and using data to manage the safe use of machines
  • Panel: Cultivating a safety culture
  • Training and technology – The latest developments in e-learning (benefits and limits) and VR/AR training
  • Selecting the right PFPE
  • Exiting at height – How to be compliant


The award categories will cover products, technologies, work processes and programs that enable safe and productive working at height. 

Why attend

Network with like-minded Professionals

Learn about key industry issues

Generate Ideas

Identify Opportunities

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Music City Center

201 Rep. John Lewis Way South
Nashville, TN 37203

Music City Center is Nashville’s convention center located in the heart of downtown. The 2.1 million square foot facility opened in 2013 and was built so that Nashville could host large, city-wide conventions in the downtown area. 

Event Hotel

Cambria Hotel Nashville Downtown 

118 8th Avenue South 
Nashville, TN 37203

Discounted hotel room rates can only be applied between Saturday 16 to Thursday 21 November. Contact the hotel direct for additional nights. Discounted hotel room rates for the dates mentioned above are confirmed at $219 subject to tax and fees.