International SOS Foundation Launches Global Duty of Care Summit

Summit Brings Together Industry Leading Speakers for risk management of a mobile workforce

LONDON--()--The International SOS Foundation today announces its Global Duty of Care Summit, a one-day business conference, tailored specifically for stakeholders involved in mitigating health and travel security risks of a mobile workforce. This Summit will bring together leading experts from around the globe, providing insight and share expertise on latest industry trends, discuss best practices in Duty of Care in an exclusive and conversational environment.

Laurent Fourier, Director of the International SOS Foundation, comments, ‘We are highly committed to driving best practice in the field of Duty of Care. Promoting a healthy, safe & secure environment wherever mobile workforces operate from around the world, be it in their home office or a far flung remote location is extremely important to build a resilient organisation and to maintain a well and productive workforce. Our Summit is a consolidation of this commitment and addresses key issues in the field of Duty of Care when it comes to the needs of the mobile workforce. Delegates will benefit from valuable insights and the ability to speak with senior experts and their peers in an accessible setting.’

The following organisations will be presenting at the Summit:

Organisation   Presentation   Speaker
Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) Understanding and Evaluating the Safety and Security of Hotels Julian Walker – Head of External Communications & PR
CBM International Developing a Disability-Inclusive Travel Risk Management Plan Tom van Herwijnen, Health, Safety & Security Manager
Control Risks Organisational Preparedness in the Era of Trans-National Terrorist Threats Nick Allan, CEO, Africa & Europe
Dow Chemical Uniting Your Organisation to Support a Resilient Care Initiative Dr Ashish Mishra, Health Director – Middle East, Africa, Southern Europe and India
Enhesa Navigating the Global Occupational Health and Safety Regulatory Challenge Tjeerd Hendel-Blackford, Head of Thought Leadership
Everbridge Eight Best Practice Tips for Communicating in a Crisis Nick Hawkins, MD, EMEA
Global Solutions Inc. Connecting the Dots Between Corporate Social Responsibility, OHS and Business Resiliency Kathy Seabrook, President
International SOS Five Must Know Steps in Building Your Workplace Wellbeing Journey Dr Rodrigo Rodriguez-Fernandez, Medical Director
KPMG Business Traveller Risk: Travelling in the Right Direction? Marc Burrows, Global Head of Global Mobility Services
SAP Practical Steps in Developing a Travel Safety and Security Awareness Campaign Mathias Braje, Head of Corporate Continuity
Thomson Reuters Utilising Innovation to Protect Your People and Your Assets Daniel Salomonsson, Director, Risk & Compliance, EMEA & APAC
Workplace Options (WPO) Emotional Support; the Missing Link in Mobility Mary Ellen Gornick, SVP Global Products

The International SOS Foundation Duty of Care Summit, taking place on 29 June 2017 in Berlin, has limited capacity to enable an accessible setting and promote a high level of engagement for all speakers and delegates. Tickets for this exclusive Summit are now available at a special Early Bird price of €219 or €359 for a Summit and Gala Awards Dinner ticket, at https://www.dutyofcareawards.org/summit.

The Summit will be followed by the Duty of Care Awards 2017 ceremony, recognising organisations and individuals who drive excellence in the mitigation of travel, health and security risk and contribute to effectively protecting workers overseas. To learn more visit www.dutyofcareawards.org

Contacts

International SOS
Suzanne Withers, Head of Group PR
T: 0208 762 8494,
E: suzanne.withers@internationalsos.com

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International SOS Foundation Launches Global Duty of Care Summit; One day conference brings together industry leading speakers for risk management of a mobile workforce

Contacts

International SOS
Suzanne Withers, Head of Group PR
T: 0208 762 8494,
E: suzanne.withers@internationalsos.com