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Safety, Security and Human Resources National Conference & Exhibition

November 2-4, 2015
Marriott Little Rock, Little Rock, AR

Safety, Security and Human Resources National Conference & Exhibition

 

 

 

PROGRAM

 

2015 Safety, Security & Human Resources National Conference & Exhibition

   Monday, November 2, 2015 – Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Marriott Little Rock and the State House Convention Center, Little Rock, AR

 

 

All meetings and sessions will take place in the State House Convention Center, except “Advanced Recruiting & Retention Techniques”, which will take place in the Arkansas Ballroom of the Marriott Little Rock; and, the Awards Reception and Banquet on Wednesday night, which will take place at the Clinton Presidential Center.

All general sessions will take place in the exhibit hall.  Schedule, topics and speakers are subject to change.  Please consult the on-site conference program for the latest.

Because we want this to be the biggest and most significant safety, security and human  resources education and networking event of the trucking industry in 2015 and beyond, we are offering two specials for individuals who are not members of the American Trucking Associations and/or its Safety Management Council or Transportation Safety Council.

 

All general sessions will take place in the exhibit hall. Schedule, topics and speakers are subject to change. Please consult the on-site conference program for the latest.

 

 

 

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2015

 

 

 

6:30 AM – 7:00 PM

 

Registration and Information Counter

 

 

7:00 AM – 2:00 PM

 

SS& HR Annual Golf Tournament at the Chenal Country Club

 

 

7:00 AM – 4:30 PM

 

Optional Pre-conference Safety & HR Workshop:

 

(Included in your full-conference registration fee.  Also available

as a stand-alone registration at $100.00 for members and $200.00

for non-members.)

 

 

 

Trucking Safety 2015:  Best Practices, Compliance and Training

 

 

7:00 AM – 8:40 AM

CSA: Monitoring Compliance

Randy Watson, CDS, J&M Tank Lines, Inc.

 

 

8:50 AM – 9:35 AM

Defensive Driving

Laura McMillan, Instructional Technologies

Fleet Representative TBD

 

 

9:35 AM – 9:50 AM

Break

 

 

9:50 AM – 10:50 AM

Load Securement

Laura McMillan, Instructional Technologies

 

 

10:55 AM – 11:55 AM

Pre-trip Inspection, Parts and Accessories

PFC Matthew VanWinkle, Arkansas Highway Patrol

 

 

12:00  – 12:30 PM

Lunch

 

 

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Hours of Service/Logs

Jim Smith, Director of Safety at ProDrivers

 

 

1:40 PM – 2:55 PM

Pre-Employment Testing and Screening

 

 

 

§ Drug and Alcohol - Dr. Todd Simo, Chief Medical Officer, HireRight

§ Pre-existing Soft Tissue Injuries

Grant Rix, Vice President of Business

Development, Emerge Diagnostics

§ Pre-Employment Screening

Drew Bossen, Atlas Injury Prevention Solutions

Tucker Arensberg, Esq., Atlas Injury Prevention

 

 

2:55 PM – 3:10 PM

Break

 

 

3:10 PM – 4:30 PM

Driver Qualifications/Qualifying Drivers

Dr. Jeffrey Drummer, Chief Medical Officer, Fusion Health

Dr. Duane F. Wisk, Strategic Partnerships & Sales, CerteDrive

Jason Wing, Senior Manager II, Fleet Safety – Logistics, Walmart Transportation, LLC

 

 

7:00 AM – 4:30 PM

 

Master Recruiting and Retention Techniques (Day 1 – this is a three-day workshop running concurrent with the SS&HRNC&E, and requires separate registration and fee. 

Presenter:  Kelly Anderson, President & CEO, !mpact Transportation Solutions, Inc.

 

 

7:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Optional Pre-conference Transportation Security Workshop:

(Included in your full-conference registration fee.  Also available as a stand-alone registration at $100.00 for members and $200.00 for non-members.)

 

 

Cargo Theft Seminar

 

 

8:00 AM – 8:50 AM

Task Force Workings/Internal Cargo Theft Investigations – John Cannon, Commander, GBI Cargo Theft Task Force

 

 

 

8:00 AM – 8:50 AM

Task Force Workings/Internal Cargo Theft Investigations

 

 

9:00 AM – 9:50 AM

Organized Warehouse Burglary: Crews & Targeted Truck Heists – William Morales, Tomcats Consulting & Investigations

 

 

9:50 AM – 10:05 AM

Break

 

 

10:05 AM – 10:55 AM

Tactical Response to Cargo Operations -

Keith Lewis, Cargo-Net

 

 

11:05 AM – 12:05 PM

Industry Role & Partnership with Law Enforcement - William Morales, Tomcats Consulting & Investigations

 

 

12:05 PM – 12:50 PM

Lunch

 

 

12:50 PM – 1:40 PM

Cargo Laws – Robert Moseley, Smith Moore Leatherwood, LLP

 

 

1:50 PM – 2:40 PM

Cargo Fencing Operations

 

 

2:40 PM – 2:50 PM

Break

 

 

2:50 PM – 3:40 PM

Tractor and Trailer Identification – Jimmie Woodruff

 

 

3:50 PM – 4:40 PM

Internet Investigative Services & Tools – Jack Connolly; Jim Hathaway

 

 

8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

 

Transportation Risk Management

Presented by NATMI

(This program requires a separate registration and fee. Please complete the registration form and return it directly to NATMI with payment).

 

 

2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

CCSP Exam

 

3:00 PM – 4:30 PM

State Associations Safety Committee Meeting

 

 

4:45 PM – 5:15 PM

First-time Attendee and Exhibitors Reception with the Safety

Management Council and Transportation Security Council

Management Advisory Boards

 

 

5:30 PM – 6:30 PM

SMC and TSC Chairman’s Welcome

 

 

 

Opening General Session: Sponsored by HireRight

Keynote Speaker: Governor Bill Graves, President & CEO,

American Trucking Associations

 

 

6:30 PM – 6:35 PM

Chairman’s Exhibit Hall Ribbon Cutting

 

 

6:35 PM – 8:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Opening Reception: Sponsored by U.S. Legal Services

 

 

TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 2015

 

 

 

 

6:30 AM – 7:00 PM

 

Registration & Information Counter

 

 

6:00 AM – 7:00 AM

SMC Management Advisory Board Meeting (closed)

TSC Management Advisory Board Meeting (closed)

 

 

7:00 AM – 8:30 AM

Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall – Sponsored by NIC Federal

 

 

7:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Master Recruiting and Retention Techniques – Day 2

Presenter:  Kelly Anderson, President & CEO,

!mpact Transportation Solutions, Inc.

 

 

8:45 AM – 9:45 AM

General Session:  Sponsored by HireRight

Inside the Beltway:  A Safety, Security & Human Resources Regulatory & Legislative Update

Keynote Speaker:

Dave Osiecki, Executive Vice President & Chief of National Advocacy, American Trucking Associations

 

 

9:45 AM – 10:00 AM

Refreshment Break – Sponsored by PS Technology, Inc.

 

 

10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

General Session:  Sponsored by AIG

Active Shooters & Workplace Violence: How Do You &

Your Employees Respond?

Presenter:  Bo Mitchell, President & CEO, 911 Consulting

 

 

11:15 AM – 12:15 AM

Concurrent Committee Meetings:

SMC Regulations Committee Meeting

TSC Cargo Theft Committee Meeting - Sponsored by Seeing Machines

 

 

12:30 – 1:30 PM

 

Lunch in the Exhibit Hall - Sponsored by Drivers Legal Plan

 

 

1:45 PM – 2:45 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions: Sponsored by Aon Risk Management

 

 

Hazardous Materials Safety Update

TSC Cargo Theft Committee Meeting

 

 

2:45 PM – 3:00 PM

Refreshment Break – Sponsored by Seeing Machines

 

 

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

General Session:

Today’s Top Five:   Hot Topics in Safety, Security and Human Resources Trucking Litigation

Keynote Speaker:

Richard Pianka, Vice President and Deputy General Counsel,

American Trucking Associations

 

 

4:15 PM – 5:15 PM

Concurrent Breakout Sessions:

Safety & HR Breakout Session: Sponsored by Aon Risk Management

Anatomy of an Accident and Accident Reconstruction:  What Actually Goes on Before You Get Into Court

Presenter: Douglas Marcello, Esq., Marcello & Kavisto, LLC

 

Transportation Security Breakout Session: Sponsored by Aon Risk Management

Your Partners in Prevention and Enforcement:  Building Relationships

with Your Local Police Departments to Improve Communications and Incident Response

Presenter: J.J. Coughlin, Vice President, LoJack Supply Chain Integrity; Chairman, Southwest Transportation Security Council

 

 

5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

Reception in the Exhibit Hall – Sponsored by Maven Machines

 

WEDNESDAY. NOVEMBER 4, 2015

 

 

 

7:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Master Recruiting and Retention Techniques – Day 3

Presenter:  Kelly Anderson, President & CEO,

!mpact Transportation Solutions, Inc.

 

 

7:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Registration & Information Counter

 

 

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM

Breakfast in the Exhibit Hall

 

 

8:45 AM – 9:15 AM

 

 

9:20 AM – 10:35 AM

General Session:

Address by The Honorable Asa Hutchinson, Governor, State of Arkansas

 

General Session:

National Truck & Industrial Safety Awards & State Association Recognition Awards Ceremony

 

 

10:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Open – Sponsored by Driver’s Legal Plan

 

 

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Refreshment Break in the Exhibit Hall - Sponsored by Driver’s Legal Plan

 

 

11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Lunch in the Exhibit Hall - Sponsored by Driver’s Legal Plan

 

 

12:30 PM

Exhibit Hall Tear-down

 

 

12:45 PM – 1:45 PM

Transportation Security Breakout Session: Sponsored by Aon Risk     Management

C-TPAT Portal 2.0 (Phase 3) and the Revalidation Audit – Everything

You Need to Know

Presenter: Sean Doherty, BSI

 

12:45 PM – 2:30 PM

 

Safety & HR Breakout Sessions

Sponsored by National Fleet Services

 

 

 

12:45 PM – 1:30 PM

 

Part 1: Preventability: Balancing Safety Management with Litigation

Lead Presenter & Facilitator: Douglas Marcello, Esq., Marcello & Kavisto, LLC

Panelists: Pete Dannecker, A. Duie Pyle

Steven Niswander, Groendyke Transportation, Inc.

 

 

 

1:45 PM – 2:30 PM

Part 2: Responding to Tough Questions – “Preventability” in Litigation

Lead Presenter and Facilitator: Douglas Marcello, Esq., Marcello & Kavisto, LLC

 

 

1:45 PM – 2:30 PM

 

Transportation Security Roundtable

#1: Intermodal Security – A Conversation Between Trucking and

the Railroads

Facilitator: Briant Thomas, Chief Special Investigator, Special Investigations Team, BNSF (invited)

 

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM

Refreshment Break  - Sponsored by Unify Health Services

 

2:45 PM – 3:45 PM

Transportation Security Breakout Session:  Sponsored by Aon Risk

Management

Findings from the ATA TSC-TSA I-STEP Trucking Security Exercise

Presenter:  David Cooper, Industry Engagement Manager –

Highway, Office of Security Policy and Industry Engagement,

Transportation Security Administration, U.S. Department of Homeland

Security

 

2:45 PM – 3:45 PM

 

Safety & HR Roundtables

Sponsored by National Fleet Services

 

 

 

2:45 PM – 3:30 PM

#3: Bullet-Proofing  Your Employment Application and Employee Manual

Facilitator: Richard Rahm, Shareholder, Littler Mendelson P.C.

 

 

 

3:45 pm – 4:30 PM

#4: Enhancing Driver Retention Through Fitness and Healthy Lifestyle Coaching

Facilitator:

 

 

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM

 

Allied Committee Meeting

 

3:45 PM – 4:30 PM

Transportation Security Roundtable:

#2: Reducing Loss with Effective Physical Security

Facilitator: Jack DeMao, CEO, Electric Guard Dog, LLC

 

4:45 PM – 5:15 PM

SMC Annual Membership Meeting

TSC Annual Membership Meeting

 

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Safety & Security Reception

Clinton Presidential Center

(Transportation will be provided between the

Marriott Little Rock and the Clinton Presidential Center. 

The transportation schedule will be published in

your on-site conference program.)

 

7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Safety & Security Awards Banquet

Clinton Presidential Center

Reception and Awards Banquet Sponsored by Lytx DriveCam

 



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