Attendee Stories

Jessica Morales is on the fast-track in her career. She relies on the conference to stay ahead of the curve - and to research cutting-edge practices that she can take back to her job and utilize immediately.

"No other event in the world allows you the opportunity to meet so many safety professionals – and get your questions answered!" Jessica Morales, ABB Inc.

Christopher Hicks is a seasoned professional in the EHS world. He relies on ASSE's conference year after year for reliable, informative and thought-provoking training to continually expand his knowledge and expertise.

"My peers should attend…for professional growth and development…to network and build synergy with colleagues." Christopher Hicks, Sensient Technologies Corporation

Amanda Crosby is a young professional in the EHS world and enjoying her career at IHG. She looks to the conference each year to provide best practices and develop new skills.

"The best part is being surrounded by others who have dedicated their careers to safety. I find that I feel very revitalized and refocused professional after ASSE." Amanda Crosby, CSP, IHG

Al Borzych has been in safety for over twenty five years. Whether working as a safety director for a major corporation or consulting with a client, ASSE's professional development conference has had the answers he's searched for.

"Anyone who is in safety or thinking about a career in safety, should attend this conference. You will come away with peace of mind that you have networked with the best, were trained with the best and found the best services and supplies in the world of safety." Allen J. Borzych, Bailey, Bosco & Borzych

"Safety 2014 Has it All. At Safety 2014, there truly is 'something for everyone.' Whether you’re looking for safety knowledge, career guidance, job opportunities, answers to safety questions, networking, or the latest safety product, you will find it here at the ASSE PDC. It’s your one stop shop for EVERYTHING Safety. "

"I am most looking forward to seeing familiar faces and meeting new people in the safety profession, all while gaining knowledge that I can take back home to help me provide a safer work environment for my coworkers. Learning about safety doesn’t have to be mundane!" - Isidro Ledesma, RPG Manufacturing

Natalie Knows Value! "Why would I travel so far to attend the conference? - So many reasons - education, networking, international perspective & more!" - Natalie Skeepers, Johannesburg, South Africa

Just Ask Jim! "It is the best place to hear about leading edge safety matters and to connect with the movers and shakers in the field of safety." - Jim Newberry, Island Insurance Company "It is the best place to hear about leading edge safety matters and to connect with the movers and shakers in the field of safety." - Jim Newberry, Island Insurance Company

"Go! Your career deserves it. Make world-wide contacts you can count on in one setting." - Lori Ridgeway, PhD, CSP, Kellogg

"You meet everyone, and you get your name out there." Christina Stackhouse-Lockard, health and safety specialist, Sunoco Logistics

Christina Stackhouse-Lockard attributes much of her success to her involvement with ASSE and the scholarships she was awarded. During her education, she joined ASSE as a student member and attended Safety 2012, an event she believes helped her to not only learn about the different fields in which one can pursue a safety career, but also to gain visibility among experienced safety professionals.

"Attending the conference will give you an important advantage as a safety professional. It is the quickest, easiest way to remain current and relevant, and expand your knowledge into new areas." Connie Muncy, CIH, MS, REM, Concurrent Technologies Corporation