2010 Mary Kay O’Connor Process Safety Center International Symposium

Beyond Regulatory Compliance, Making Safety Second Nature

The 2010 International Symposium is being held October 26-28, 2010 at the Hilton Conference Center in College Station, TX. This annual event is a two and a half day workshop focusing on process safety in the chemical engineering industry. This year’s guest speakers include the Honorable Rafael Moure-Eraso, Chair of the U.S. Chemical Safety Board, Jordan Barab, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health, and Dr. Paul Amyotte, Professor at Dalhousie University.

Tuesday, October 26
Track I

  • Safety Climate/ Safety Culture
  • Risk Assessment I
  • Human Factors
Track II

  • Inherent Safety/ Chemical Security
  • Regulations
  • Safety Climate/ Culture II
Track III

  • Process Management for Safety I
  • Case Histories I
  • Mitigation Systems
Track IV

  • Facility Siting
  • Hazard Assessment I
  • Contractors
Wednesday, October 27
Track I

  • Risk Assessment II
  • Hazard Assessment III
  • Case Histories II
Track II

  • Reactive Chemicals/ Flammability I
  • Consequence Modeling
  • Offshore I
Track III

  • Process Management for Safety II
  • Reactive Chemicals II
  • Database/ Analysis
Track IV

  • Hazard Assessment II
  • LNG I
  • Risk Assessment III
Thursday, October 28
Track I

  • Metrics and Performance Drivers
Track II

  • LNG II
Track III

  • Offshore II
Track IV

  • Risk Assessment IV

For more information, and to register for the International Symposium, please visit our website at http://psc.tamu.edu/symposia/2010.