Co-Sponsor & LMIC Scholarship Supporter


Dr Etienne Krug, Director, Department of Social Determinants of Health

T: +41 22 791 3535



WHO works worldwide to promote health, keep the world safe, and serve the vulnerable. Its goal is to ensure that a billion more people have universal health coverage, to protect a billion more people from health emergencies, and provide a further billion people with better health and well-being.

Supporting Host


Anne Romanus, Communications Officer



The Australasian Injury Prevention Network (AIPN) is the peak body in Australia and New Zealand advocating for injury prevention and safety promotion. The AIPN represents injury researchers, policy makers and practitioners across Australia and New Zealand.


Through conferences, publications, events, advocacy activities and research, the Network benefits from its high profile, influential membership base of leading injury prevention researchers, and those working to reduce the incidence of injury and harm across Australia and New Zealand.

Associate Supporter



The Department of Health is committed to achieving our vision of better health and wellbeing for all Australians, now and for future generations. Our strategic priorities are to drive better health and ageing outcomes for all Australians; deliver an affordable, quality health and aged care system; and promote better sport outcomes.

Our purpose is to lead and shape Australia’s health and aged care system and sporting outcomes through evidence-based policy, well targeted programs and best practice regulation. We will achieve this through six outcomes – health system policy, design and innovation; health access and support services; sport and recreation; individual health benefits; regulation, safety and protection; and ageing and aged care.

Showcase Supporter & Official Journal


BMJ, Support

T: +44 (0) 20 7111 1105



As a global healthcare knowledge provider, BMJ publishes one of the world’s most cited general medical journals, The BMJ , and over 70 specialty journals. The company also offers digital professional development courses and clinical decision support tools to help health professionals improve the quality of healthcare delivery.

Showcase Supporter

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Phoebe Patten, Events Officer

T: 03 7336 1995



Everything we do is about shaping workplace health and safety now and in the generations to come, because we believe that every Australian deserves to be safe and healthy at work.


We focus our resources on:


Supporting the development of world class health and safety practice:

  • Developing and refining the body of knowledge for health and safety;

  • Improving health and safety education and training;

  • Building strong professional development frameworks;

  • Keeping the profession well informed; and

  • Supporting stronger networking and engagement.


Providing a collective voice for the profession:

  • Advocating with courage on policy which improves legislation, regulation and standards.


Adding further value to Australian industry:

  • Clarifying health and safety role definitions and skillsets;

  • Promoting the profession and its work at all levels, from Boards and managers through to workers and the supply chain; and

  • Directly providing knowledge and information on health and safety.


Working to improve health and safety for future generations:

  • Educating the wider community.

Stream Supporter


Stacey Pidgeon, National Manager - Research & Policy

T: 0455 381 115



Royal Life Saving Society - Australia works to prevent drowning and facilitate healthy, active lifestyles by equipping all Australians with water safety skills to enjoy a lifetime of enjoyment in and around all water environments. For 125 years, the Royal Life Saving Society - Australia has worked to harness the strengths of the communities we work with to reduce drowning and turn everyday people into everyday community lifesavers. Royal Life Saving operates as Australia's leading water safety educator. Over one million Australian's undertake a Royal Life Saving course or program every year. For more information visit

Global Engagement Patron & LMIC Scholarship Supporter


Safety Governance Institute
Jillian Hamilton, Managing Director

T: + 4 07 422 093



The Safety Governance Institute of Australia is the leading association for boards, chief executive officers, safety
professionals, governance professionals, directors & risk managers.

Our membership is open to professionals with qualifications & experience in the field of safety governance, other
those who want to further their career in this area.

Being a member is the ideal way to advance your career, expand your network & build on your skills.

We provide tailored education programmes about Safety Governance for Board Members, Business
Leaders/Supervisors and a Masterclass for those who want to share and expand the Safety Governance

Our programs provide practical tools, guidance & reporting tools for your non-for-profit & for profit boards and
business decision makers and influencers.


Manage Damage
Jillian Hamilton, Managing Director

T: + 4 07 422 093



Manage Damage is a risk advisory firm with a difference. We apply a financial approach to solve non-financial risks
to give business boards and senior leaders greater visibility to the true cost of Damage.

By assessing your business’ risk portfolio in this way we help reduce the cost of Damage and the negative impact
on the bottom-line.

The Manage Damage team will identify opportunities to improve your business’ revenue by applying the
following Strategic Services:


  • The MetricDriver®Programme

  • Damage Cost Assessment and Reductions

  • Acquisition and Merger Reviews

  • Legal Liaison and Management Services

  • Strategic Risk Management Services

  • High Level Incident Response and Recovery

  • Organisational Business Reviews

  • Wellbeing and Psychosocial Risk Management Services

  • Global Supply Chain Risk Assessments (HRIAs), Mapping & Advice

  • Safety in Design

  • Think Tanks

  • Keynote Speaking

  • Risk Dollarisation® Applications

  • Manage Damage App – Training and Compliance

Virtual Exhibitors

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Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit

Eric Schulman, Communications Associate

A: 605 N. Wolfe Street E8007, Baltimore MD 21211

T: (410) 955-5877



Since its inception in 2008, the Johns Hopkins International Injury Research Unit has played a leading role in injury prevention around the world. Building on its strong history of cutting-edge research frameworks from over a decade of innovation and research in global injury prevention and control, JH-IIRU--located within the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health--is working to create a world free of injuries through research, education, and practice.

​​Mark Wright, Managing Director

A: PO Box 4046 North Curl Curl NSW 2099

T:0417 570 143



The Health & Safety Index is a simple online assessment enabling organisations to measure, focus and act on improvements that matter!

Inform your Stratey and Build a High Performance Culture
The Health and Safety Index measures an integrated set of 4 Aspects in approx. 10mins covering:

1. Safety Leadership
2. Safety Engagement
3. Safety Systems
4. Health & Wellbeing.


In collaboration with a PhD from Mudoch Univeristy, we have a reliable (α > 0.9) to enable benchmarking and trackig of your performance over time.

Contact us for a free demo +61 417 570 143 or