2023 Region I VPPPA Safety Conference

August 22-24, 2023

General Conference Questions

Registration Questions? Contact VPPPA National Office at Registration@vpppa.org or call 703-761-1146.
Conference or Special Assistance Questions? Contact Region I Chair Karen Girardin.

Location/Hotel Information

Southbridge Hotel & Conference Center

14 Mechanic Street
Southbridge, MA 01550

Reserve your hotel room: Call (508) 765-8000, state Discount Code “VPPPA REGION 1”
Hotel Reservation Deadline is July 22, 2023

Registration Hours

8/22 12:00pm – 5:00pm 
8/23 7:00am – 5:00pm

Conference Policies and Procedures

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be received in writing by July 21, 2023 and a $75.00 processing fee will be charged per registrant. Requests received after this date will be denied. Cancellations may be processed post-conference within 30 business days. Submit Cancellation requests to Registration@vpppa.org

Substitution Policy

Substitutions are accepted at no cost before July 28, 2023. Substitutions made after July 28, 2023 will be charged at $50.00 Substitution Fee.


Refunds are not granted for no-shows.


Conference attendees and guests, to the extent permitted by law, agree to indemnify VPPPA and its officers, directors, agents, and employees, of and from all claims, demands, or suits for personal injury or property damage, including costs and attorney fees, in any way arising out of or related to third party claims based on indemnifying party’s negligent acts or omissions in connection with the Region I VPPPA Safety & Health Excellence Conference & Expo.