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Take the opportunity to continue your professional development and network with your fellow peers at the upcoming UAE branch meeting and AGM.

EVENT: 3rd Annual IIRSM UAE Branch Symposium / AGM

The aim of this year’s event is to drive change across the industrial sector within both the UAE, and wider region. This will be achieved through the identification of essential Risk Management challenges, practices and solutions applicable to the sector.

The event will convey information from notable industry figures covering topics such as fire safety, worker’s welfare, working at heights and leadership. Additionally, a panel discussion and live demonstration will focus on this year’s theme:

“Industrial Safety: The Challenges We Face”

Start Time

Registration / Symposium : 08:30

AGM: 16:00

RSVP: As places are limited, we ask you kindly to pre-register for this event by adding the meeting to your cart and following the checkout process. Alternatively please email to confirm your attendance. 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION: IIRSM MEMBERS - Please note that you will need to be logged in to MyIIRSM to receive the full discount.

Wednesday, 2 May, 2018 - 08:30 - 17:00
Courtyard by Marriott Green Community, Dubai
Including VAT
Including VAT

Event Date & Location





8:30 – 9:10

Networking and Registrations at the Grand Ball Room 1


9:15 – 9:25

Welcome and Event Opening

Matt Cox - Chairman - IIRSM UAE Branch

9:30 – 9:50

Key Note Address

Eng. Raed Al-Marzooqi  – OHS Section Head - Dubai Municipality

9:55 – 10:25

Effective Management of Worker's Welfare - The Role of Business and Safety Professionals

Mr. Steven Smith – Director QHSE - Multiplex

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee Break and Networking


11:00 -  11:25

Legal considerations for Risk and Safety Professionals to understand & address

Mr. Alan Henderson – Legal Director - Clyde & Co

11:30 – 11:55

Practical Solutions to HSE Related Challenges in the Power/Water Sector

Mr. Liam Gooding - Fujairah Asia Power Company

12:00 -12:30

Panel Discussion – Pitfalls of Procurement:  


Effect of Substandard & Counterfeit Equipment, Materials & Products on OHS in the region.


Mr. Nick Dulley - JSP, Mr. Sofian Hamila - ATG, Mr. Jason Woods - IPAF, TBC - BSI Group, TBC - PASMA

12:30 – 1:30

Lunch/Prayers and Networking


1:30 – 2:10

Securing of Industrial Premises

Key Considerations for Devices and Systems Used

TBC - Jensen Hughes

2:15 – 2:40

Right People, Right Place:

Competence & Capacity building

Mr. Daryl Wake – Senior Consultant - DEKRA

2:40 – 3:10

Coffee Break and Networking


3:15 – 3:40

Fleet Management & Prevention of  Vehicle Accidents :

Understanding Risk Profiles & Leading Indicators

Mr. Brodie VonBerg – Head of Sales and Marketing ME & AustralAsia - MixTelematics

3:45 -3:55

Event Round-Up/Lessons taken from the Day

MC – Mark Kenyon

3:55 – 4:00

Closing Remarks

Matt Cox - Chairman - IIRSM UAE Branch

4:15 - 5:00

UAE Branch AGM