Year after year, attendees of VPPPA's annual Safety+ Symposium say that one of the most important factors in their decision to attend are the educational opportunities.

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VPPPA's 2018 Safety+ Symposium

Gaylord Opryland Convention Center

Nashville, TN

August 28-31, 2018

Safety+ is the leading educational event for attendees who represent a broad spectrum of industries and hold a variety of positions from EHS professionals to hourly workers and managers to representatives from the Departments of Labor, Energy and Defense.


Proposals are now being accepted and can be submitted here.


Important Speaker Notes

Proposals are for 1-hour long workshops. Proposals that are sales-focused or promote a commercial product will not be considered.Proposals will be reviewed and selected based on several criteria to include topic relevance, practicability, quality of proposal, etc.

Deadlines & Dates

  • Proposal Deadline: February 16, 2018
  • Proposal Review: February-March, 2018
  • Speaker Notifications: March, 2018


Thank you so much for your interest in helping make this year's Safety+ Symposium a success!

If you have any questions regarding the workshop proposals, please call the National Office at (703) 761-1146 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.