November 19-20, 2024 – Nashville, Tennessee •

Conference & Program

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

Conference Speakers

Bart Krzysztofek
Product Safety Training Supervisor Skyjack

John W. McClelland, Ph.D.
Vice President Of Government Affairs and Chief Economist
American Rental Association

Scott Owyen
Director of Training
Genie
Shashank Bhatia
Vice President – Global Product Development – Access
JLG Industries, Inc. 
TJ Lyons, CRIS, OHST, CSP
Owner and Founder
Lyonetics Consulting
Tony Groat
North American Regional Manager
IPAF

Conference Program

Provisional timings

19 NOVEMBER

Location: TBC

18:00 - 20:00

Welcome networking drinks reception

20 NOVEMBER

Location: Music City Center

08:00 - 09:00

Registration, networking and morning coffee

09:00

Conference opening, keynote & morning sessions

11:00

Morning networking tea and coffee with sponsors

11:45

Morning sessions (continued)

13:00 - 14:15

Networking lunch break

14:15

Afternoon session

15:45

Afternoon networking tea and coffee with sponsors

16:30

Afternoon session

17:00

Closing remarks & conference close

17:00

Pre-Awards networking drinks

18:45

Call for dinner

20:30

Awards presentations

21:15

Close

Timings may change

If you have a proposal for a conference topic, or would like to make a presentation, please contact:

Lindsey Anderson

Editor of Access, Lift & Handlers

lindsey.anderson@khl.com

Murray Pollok

Director of Content, KHL Group

murray.pollok@khl.com

Tony Groat

North American Regional Manager, IPAF

tony.groat@ipaf.org