Network of Employers for Traffic Safety (NETS) logo

NETS Annual Strength IN Numbers® Fleet Safety Benchmark Conference

Arlington, VA: October 9th and 10th, 2019

2019 Conference Agenda

DAY 1:
TIME
 

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 9th
EVENT

7:00-8:00
 

Breakfast and Sponsor Networking

8:00-8:15
NETS logo

Shell logo

Conference Open/Welcome
Joe McKillips, NETS Executive Director
 

Brian Sambirsky, Chair, NETS Board of Directors (Shell)

8:15-9:00
Bruce Landsberg

KEYNOTE: Honorable Bruce Landsberg, Vice Chairman, National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB)
NTSB’s “Most Wanted List” — Road Safety Challenges and Future Solutions
Key Insights Into What Employers Can and Should Be Doing to Promote Risk Reduction Strategies Across Their Vehicle Fleet 

9:00-9:30
ECOLAB logo

eDriving logo

NETS Member/Sponsor Co-Presentation Case Study 
Ecolab Vision Zero: Using Smart Phone’s to Create a Crash Free Culture

Sarah Bechtold, Director, Global Driver Safety Programs, Ecolab
Ed Dubens, CEO & Founder, eDriving Fleet

9:30-10:00
 

Sponsor Networking

10:00-10:30
geotab logo

NETS Member/Sponsor Co-Presentation Case Study
NETS Member and Geotab

10:30-11:00
NETS and NSC logos

Jonathon Vivoda, Assistant Professor in the Department of Sociology and Gerontology, Miami University in Ohio, and NETS Statistician; Susan Gillies, Marketing and Operations Manager, NETS; In partnership with the National Safety Council
NETS Data Year 2018 Benchmark Report Results and Analysis, and NETS Benchmark Safety Science Paper 

11:00-11:30
NIOSH logo

Stephanie Pratt, Director, NIOSH Center for Motor Vehicle Safety, Division of Safety Research
New ASSP Z15.3 Technical Report on Automated Vehicles: Preparing Your Fleet for Autonomous Vehicles

11:30-12:00
NETS logo

Joe McKillips, NETS Executive Director
The State of NETS: Highlights, Future Plans and Priorities (including International update)

12:00-12:45
 

Lunch and Sponsor Networking

12:45-1:30
Sergio Rojas

KEYNOTE: Sergio Rojas, Holistic Health Coach, Functional Movement Specialist and Certified Nutrition Specialist
Integrating Wellness Initiatives Into Your Employee Road Safety Program, Including Real World Cost Implications

1:30-1:45
 

Transition to breakout sessions

1:45-2:15

Choose One

State Farm logo

Scott Winn, Loss Control Administrator, State Farm
Auto Loss Control Program Outreach Strategies

Ryder logo
Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGV) Concurrent Session 1.0

Rich Mohr, Chief Technology Officer and VP of New Products, Ryder
Insights Into Current and Future Technology Trends for HGVs

2:15-2:45

Choose One

SANOFI logo

Reinhard Pratt, Director, North America Health, Safety & Environment, Sanofi
Employee Road Safety Recognition Program: A Best Practice Approach

DTE Energy and Ryder logos
Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGV) Concurrent Session 2.0

Michael Homan, Director, Fleet Operations, DTE Energy
Randy Tomlinson, Sr. Mgr. Safety, Health & Security, Ryder
The Use of Scorecards and Technology to Create Predictive Models

2:45-3:15

Choose One

Syneos logo

Kristin Leary, Director, Fleet Services, Selling Solutions, Syneos Health
Road Safety Leadership Engagement

 
Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGV) Concurrent Session 3.0

HGV Best Practice Implementation: Employer Panel Session, speakers in process

3:15-3:45
 

Sponsor Networking

3:45-4:15
Truce Software logo

NETS Member/Sponsor Co-Presentation Case Study
NETS Member and Truce

4:15-4:45
Cargill logo

Michael Damasin, Assistant Vice President Environmental Health & Safety, Cargill
Roll-out and Implementation Journey to a Global Cell Phone Ban: The Cargill Story

4:45-5:00
NETS logo

Wrap Up/ Closing Remarks
Joe McKillips, NETS Executive Director

5:30-7:00
 

Reception and Sponsor Networking

DAY 2:
TIME
 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10th
EVENT

7:00-8:00
 

Breakfast and Sponsor Networking

8:00-8:15
NETS logo

Conference Open/Welcome
Joe McKillips, NETS Executive Director

8:15-9:00
David Harkey

KEYNOTE: David L. Harkey, President Insurance Institute for Highway Safety and the Highway Loss Data Institute
Vehicle Technology in an Ever-changing Fleet World, Including the Latest OEM Technology Advances

9:00-10:00
Toyota, Volvo and logos

Automotive OEM Technology Updates: Toyota, Volvo and General Motors
Technology Showcase Round Table: Audience Interaction and Q&A
Future Vision and Design Trends in Vehicle Safety: What Employers Need to Know!

10:00-10:30
 

Sponsor Networking

10:30-11:00
GSK and CEI logo

NETS Member/Sponsor Co-Presentation Case Study
GlaxoSmithKline and CEI

11:00-11:30
Derive Systems logo

NETS Member/Sponsor Co-Presentation Case Study
NETS Member and Derive Systems

11:30-12:15
Caldwell Everson PLLC

KEYNOTE: Faye Caldwell, Attorney at Law, Caldwell Everson PLLC
Employer Cannabis Legalization and Policy Development: A Best Practice Employer Road Map
Audience Interaction and Q&A Through Conference Conclusion

12:15-12:30
NETS logo

Wrap Up/Closing Remarks
Joe McKillips, NETS Executive Director

12:30-1:00
 

Box lunch/Conference Conclusion

Keynote Speaker Bios
 
NETS Sponsors and Honorary Partners 2019