We’re back and delighted to announce that we'll be delivering OH2020 as our first ever virtual conference from Tuesday 29 September - Thursday 1 October 2020.
The event will now be open to the world!
We’ll have an exciting programme with leading experts, interactive workshops, and case studies delivering the latest insights and technological advances in workplace health and occupational hygiene from around the world.
Book now - we’ll see you there!
Welcome to the OH2020 Conference Hub
Our OH2020 conference leads the way in occupational hygiene. The three-day event from 29 September to 1 October will be truly global this year, taking place online and allowing experts, influencers, practitioners, researchers and regulars from anywhere and everywhere to take part.
And as we build up to this year’s event, this is where you’ll find all the information you’ll need to inspire you to come and join us.
As the UK’s leading body in the field of preventing occupational ill-health and disease, we have a compelling programme of events and activities lined up that you simply won’t want to miss.
We’ll be discussing the very latest trends in the sector, providing information, intelligence and discussion opportunities you simply won’t find elsewhere.
*Please note the agenda is subject to change
Thank you to this year's sponsors and supporters
We'd just like to say a HUGE thank you to OH2020 supporters and sponsors, we can't wait to see you all there!
Meet the stars of the show
As ever, the stars of the event will be our informed and inspirational world class speakers. There are many more to come but here’s an early flavour of who you’ll be engaging with and learning from.
Already, this year’s roster includes:
Duncan is the Principal Specialist Occupational Hygiene Inspector at Health and Safety Executive. Duncan and colleague’s work on Legionella risk reduction has been celebrated with the 2020 BOHS Peter Isaac Award. He is a Chartered Fellow of the BOHS Faculty of Occupational Hygiene and has over 25 years’ experience in manufacturing, consultancy and regulatory enforcement.
Andrei is the inventor of the Patent on the Enhancement in Hand Arm Vibration Monitoring Technology & Technique, is the Founder of Feraru Dynamics; a UK-based company developing and manufacturing proactive wearable devices to protect workers from exposure to hazardous vibrations in all industries. He will be discussing the importance of all the relevant vibration monitoring parameters necessary for an accurate risk assessment.
Helen is an authority on managing occupational skin disease and workplace skin exposure with a particular focus on skin health surveillance. She is a director and Technical Specialist at EnviroDerm Services, a leading consultancy specialising in the prevention of damage to health through workplace skin exposure.
Dr. Thomas P. Fuller
Dr. Thomas P. Fuller has over 39 years of experience in occupational safety, radiation protection, emergency planning, industrial hygiene, infection control, and chemical hygiene. He has experience in healthcare, nuclear power plants, labour organisations, biopharmaceutical labs, manufacturing, and universities. He is currently Professor of Occupational Safety and Health at Illinois State University. Tom is the President-Elect of the International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA) and Chair of the IOHA Education Committee. He is a member of the recently created American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) COVID-19 Ad Hoc Response Team and the AIHA Healthcare Working Group. Dr. Fuller is a member since 2002, and twice Chair, of the AIHA Nonionizing Radiation Committee. He is also Chair of the AIHA International Affairs Committee Emerging Economy Microgrant Subcommittee. As a member of the International Commission on Occupational Health, he serves on the Industrial Hygiene Committee and the Working Group on Infectious Occupational Agents. Tom is also on the board of the Occupational Hygiene Training Association.
Dr. David Greenberg
Before working in the Occupational-NIHL field Dr David Greenberg was an NHS Clinical Audiologist and Research Audiologist in hearable medical device trials and oto-pharmaceutical clinical trials. Following the completion of a PhD in Auditory Neuroscience focusing on communication in noise Dr Greenberg taught at the UCL School of Audiology and UCL Medical School. Dr Greenberg’s work is published in leading peer reviewed journals on cochlear implants, tinnitus, neurophysiology, and psychophysics. Dr Greenberg’s personal mission is to discover and act on the most efficient and effective methods of preventing the loneliness and isolation that can result from Hearing Loss and so founded Eave. Eave has developed a solution for controlling the risk of noise exposure in construction.
Other highlights of the event will include our ever-popular Ignite session - a turbocharged interactive presentation where speakers have five minutes to deliver their message. Slides progress automatically. There’s not a moment lost!
OH2020 will bring everything you need to know about occupational hygiene to your desk or living room. It’s an event you simply can’t afford to miss. Why not book your place now?