SPF Americas hosts a value-packed program split into eight tracks that cover the hottest topics in EH&S, Sustainability, Risk Management and Technology Innovations. The program is designed to help you address industry challenges and make the most of your time at the event. Each of the eight topic-focused tracks are composed of case studies, issues & trends, and live demos of the Enablon solutions.

SPF Americas allows you to customize your experience. You can follow one track for the entire conference or hop around to specific sessions that are the most interesting to you.

 Keynotes    Business Intelligence & Analytics    Compliance Management     Health & Safety    Evaluate, Select & Launch – Prospective Customers    Innovation & Technology     Demo Corners     > Legend description

Tuesday, June 19    Wednesday, June 20

8:00AM – 9:00AM — REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST

Registration & Breakfast
  • Registration begins at 8:00AM
  • Breakfast will be served from 8:00AM to 8:45AM
  • Meet and network with the Enablon Community
  • Stop by our partner booths to learn from their expertise

9:00AM – 10:30AM — KEYNOTE

Welcoming Keynote
Enabling the Sustainable Company Through Advanced Innovation.

Speakers:
Chris Joseph, Chief Executive Officer, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

Taylor Allis, Vice President of Product, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

10:30AM – 11:00AM — NETWORKING BREAK

Networking Break
  • Coffee break
  • Network with attendees, conference sponsors, and the Enablon Community for coffee and conversation
  • Stop by our partner booths to learn from the experts who know best

11:00AM – 12:15PM — KEYNOTE

Leading Change In A Fast-Paced Environment
Alison Levine has climbed the highest peak on every continent, served as the team captain of the first American Women’s Everest Expedition, and skied across the Arctic Circle to the geographic North Pole. She is the author of On the Edge and the executive producer of a documentary, The Glass Ceiling. Alison will share how to overcome challenges and obstacles at our companies and in the market.

Speakers: 
Alison Levine, First American Women’s Everest Expedition Team Captain & Author of The New York Times Bestseller “On the Edge: Leadership Lessons from Everest and Other Extreme Environments”

12:15PM – 1:30PM — Lunch  |  Demos On The Fly

1:30PM – 2:00PM — Breakout Sessions: Trends & Best Practices

TRENDS & BEST PRACTICES: From Data Collection to Deriving Truth: Create a Virtuous Circle Relying On Technology
Data collection, data quality, objectives tracking, stakeholder engagement, analytics strategy, communication and more. Learn how to articulate each piece of the puzzle efficiently, and how all of these will help you succeed with your analytics strategy.

Speakers:
Daniel Sakrisson, Digital Solutions Services Lead, Golder

TRENDS & BEST PRACTICES: Proven Customer Best Practices: Reviewing Successful Implementation Strategies And Lessons Learned From Several Clients For Audit & Compliance
Hear how multiple customers across different sectors have leveraged the flexibility of Audit & Compliance solutions to meet their immediate and long-term business needs. Understand which strategies worked in different scenarios to make the most effective decisions for your organization’s use of these applications.
TRENDS & BEST PRACTICES: From The What To Why: Getting More Meaningful Insights And Actions From EH&S Performance Applications And Practices
Learn how to improve insights development that lead to effective improvements in risk reduction. During this session we will share best practices in advanced root cause analysis for individual incidents and organizational trends, in order to dramatically improve safety programs.
Selecting The Right Enterprise Software
The selection of an integrated platform to manage your sustainability, EHS and operational risk management programs is a corporate engagement, and such a decision will have a long-term impact on your company’s processes and performance. To ensure a successful selection that will meet your company’s requirements, there are crucial steps to follow when choosing a software technology and set the right evaluation criteria.

During this session, you will learn about best practices for successfully selecting a software solution that will help you save time and money.

Key takeaways:

  • How to plan your software selection strategy in a timely manner
  • How to define your requirements, and set the right expectations during the process
  • How to benchmark vendors & gather feedback from your peers
  • How to make the right choice and involve the appropriate stakeholders

Speakers: 
Trevor Bronson, Senior EHS Industry Analyst, Verdantix

The Next Generation Of The Enablon Platform
Mobile, Big Data, Analytics, AI, AR/VR, Wearables, Blockchain, IoT, Cloud and more. The opportunities for both innovation and disruption in the operational, EHS and GRC landscape are numerous. Join us to learn how Enablon envisions the evolution of its SaaS Platform and Infrastructure to ensure operational efficiency and to capitalize on these technology advancements. Discover how your business can benefit from our deep and broad enterprise-class technology roadmap.

Speakers:
Geoffrey Janvier, VP of Engineering, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

2:00PM – 3:00PM — Breakout Sessions: Live Demos

LIVE DEMO: Solve Your BI Challenges with Enablon Analytics Tools & Data Services
Data Analytics is “The Core Of The Enterprise” – Companies need technology they can rely on to derive truth and insight from the data they collect. In this world of Big Data, enterprise-class software companies like Enablon have the duty to efficiently assist their users making data-driven, meaningful decisions.

This session focuses on demonstrating the wide range of in-house, data-mining capabilities that our software currently offers, along with new data-services, which will help you solve your day-to-day BI challenges. Data analysts and reporting managers will receive hands-on tips to efficiently leverage Enablon’s BI capabilities and build a solid stack of analytics to rely on.

Speakers:
Martin Vauthier, Senior Product Manager, Analytics & Machine Learning, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

LIVE DEMO: Proactive Compliance: Unlocking Efficiencies in Audit & Compliance Management
Experience a live demo of Enablon 8 in a typical Regulatory Compliance Management context, focusing on the new available features.

Featured Solutions: Compliance Mgmt, Audit Mgmt (including Inspection Mgmt), Policy Mgmt, Regulatory Content, Audit and Inspection Mobile Apps.

Speakers:
Heather Ingraham, Senior Manager Product – North America, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

LIVE DEMO: Integrating Safety: How to Develop and Integrate Learnings from Incidents into Your Safety Management System
Experience a live demo of practical use cases for managing health and safety risks to achieve safe operations and ensure your workforce is fit for work.

Featured Products: Incident Management, TapRoot / Root Cause Analysis, Enablon Go Mobility Apps (GoSafety and GoInspect), Job Safety (JSA/JHA), Management of Change, eOSHA submission and Juno.

Speakers:
David Rocha, Senior Product Manager, Safe Operations and Fit For Work, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

Drive User Adoption with UX & New Enablon UX Innovations
This session will highlight the latest strategy and developments of the Enablon User Experience towards immediate user adoption. Didier Tisseyre, UX Director at Enablon, will cover concepts, designs and user experience guidelines to help you define your path towards a successful change.

Speakers:
Didier Tisseyre, UX Director, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

Innovation Labs: Building the Future Together with New Technologies
Join the innovation journey and learn how Enablon is building for the future. We will cover cutting edge technologies such as IoT, Drones, Wearables, and Machine Learning. These technologies will be game changers for global enterprises and we will demostrate their uses for organizations in our innovation lab.

We will show live demos of current projects such as:
– Remote inspections with drones
– Image recognition and machine learning
– Artificial Intelligence with SafeMaps
– Predictive maintenance with IoT sensors
– Indoor location tracking with Beacons
And more!

Discover how your organizations may already be using these technologies on site, and how Enablon can contribute to your innovation journey.

Speakers:
Josh Kaplan, Senior Product Manager, Innovation Labs, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon
Fatiha Achour, Product Manager, Cloud Applications, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

3:00PM – 4:00PM — Networking Break

4:00PM – 4:50PM — Breakout Sessions: Customer Case Studies

CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: Reviewing Successful Analytics Strategy Deployments: Deliver Better Analytics Faster with Less Effort
Experience a best-in-class American manufacturing company’s journey towards optimizing their analytics strategy, implementing Enablon Metrics, and increasing user engagement and data completeness all while saving time and resources.

Speakers:
Steve Walker, Manager, Environmental Sustainability, The J.M. Smucker Company

CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: Reviewing Successful Implementation Strategies and Lessons Learned From Recent Customer Projects For Audit & Compliance
Hear how a current customer has leveraged the flexibility of Audit & Compliance solutions to meet their immediate and long-term business needs. Understand which strategies are the best-in-class during different scenarios in order to make the most effective decisions for your organization.

Speakers:
Brandon Folck, Director, Safety Standards Safety, Health, & Security, Ryder

CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: Health and Safety Best Practices With Enablon Customers
Learn how Mars Wrigley Confectionery expanded the scope of their Incident Reporting to use the Go Safety App with their Field Sales teams.

This customer will describe the challenges they experienced in rolling out a mobile safety program and share how they overcame those challenges to drive proactive safety management in a high-risk business area. They will also talk about their future plans for global use of the app in different languages.

Speakers:
Mya Blanshard, Field Operations Leader, Demand Health & Safety, Mars Wrigley Confectionary
Peter Tinkham, Senior Management Consultant, Arcadis

Case Study & Executive Q&A
Learn how a client evaluated, selected & launched Enablon. End your day with a unique opportunity to engage our Executive team in a Q&A led by Chris Joseph, Enablon CEO.
Drive User Adoption with UX & Introduction To Enablon Onboard
This session will cast light on the latest strategy and developments of the Enablon’s user experience toward immediate user adoption. We will inform you about concepts, designs and user experience guidelines to help you define your path toward a successful change.

Speakers:
Didier Tisseyre, UX Director, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

5:00PM – 5:30PM — Closing remarks

Closing Remarks
Day 1 recap and transition to evening activities

Speakers:
Chris Joseph, Cheif Executive Officer, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

5:30PM – 6:00PM — Transportation To Evening Activities

6:00PM – 9:30PM — Cocktail Reception, Awards Ceremony & Gala Dinner (Harris Theatre)

9:30PM – LATE — After Party (Harris Theatre)

Tuesday, June 19    Wednesday, June 20

 Keynote     Product Compliance & Stewardship      Environmental Management      Integrated Risk Management 
 Innovation & Technology    Trainings     > Legend description

8:00AM – 8:45AM — Registration & Breakfast

Registration & Breakfast
  • Registration begins at 8:00AM
  • Breakfast will be served from 8:00AM to 8:45AM
  • Meet and network with the Enablon Community
  • Stop by our partner booths to learn from their expertise

8:45AM – 9:30AM — Keynote

Enablon Opening
Opening remarks to kick off SPF day 2

9:30AM – 10:15AM — Keynote

Partner for Success
Learn from Enablon’s leading partners about best practices and tips to ensure a successful EHS and Risk implementation.

10:15AM – 10:45AM — Networking Break

10:45AM – 11:15AM — Breakout Sessions: Trends & Best Practices

TRENDS & BEST PRACTICES: Leading Product Compliance Practices Around Hazardous Chemical Regulations
Learn best practices and regulatory content integrations around product compliance and stewardship for production, handling, transportation, and disposal of specific materials.
TRENDS & BEST PRACTICES: Leading The Market With Robust Environmental Compliance Solutions
A company’s ability to manage its environmental impact and regulatory obligations greatly influences its future sustainability. Learn how companies can measure, report, control and reduce their environmental impacts with Enablon’s global platform.
TRENDS & BEST PRACTICES: Managing Intergrated Risk Management with One of the Industry’s Broadest Integrated Risk Platform
Learn how the Enablon platform enables companies to deliver an advanced management view of risk indicators by leveraging data from our diverse range of applications.

Speakers:
Johannes Swanepoel, Partner, Standard Model Partners
Petrina Torgerson, Senior Sustainability Analyst, Goldcorp
Phil Casey, Manager, Corporate Social Responsibility, Goldcorp

Unlock Your Data’s Potential: How AI & Machine Learning Can Help You Get the Most Out of Your EHS data
New technologies unlock new ways to collect, consume, and leverage data. While switching from lagging to leading and from reactive to pro-active – it can seem like a lot of effort. Enterprise-class software has a duty to accompany businesses who rely on it through this change. Standing on the brink of the 4th industrial revolution, AI is already all around us. In this session, we will review together the new options it brings to the table and what you can start doing as early as tomorrow with your EHS data.

Speakers:
Martin Vauthier, Senior Product Manager, Analytics & Machine Learning, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

11:15AM – 12:45PM — Breakout Sessions: Live Demos & Customer Case Studies

LIVE DEMO & CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: Improve the Compliance of Materials & Products in the Manufacturing Process and Throughout Supply-Chain
This demo and case study session will highlight the following strengths of the Enablon Platform for ensuring product stewardship compliance and improve collaboration with suppliers.

Session Highlights:
– How to efficiently manage your material database with access to SDSs
– Improve Quality & Compliance of Materials & Products in the manufacturing process & throughout the supply-chain

Featured Products: Chemical & Substance Inventory Mgmt (incl. SDS), Product Compliance & Stewardship, Supplier Mgmt.

Speakers:
Julie Wilcox, Senior Solutions Engineer, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

LIVE DEMO & CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: A Guided Tour of Asset-Based Environmental Compliance With Customer Examples And Case Studies
The environmental compliance programs at your facilities begin and end with assets and equipment. Shouldn’t Enablon’s environmental clickstreams begin and end the same way? See how in the past year, Enablon has progressed towards becoming an asset-centric solution and where we are going in the future.

Speakers:
Kyle Schiber, Product Manager, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

LIVE DEMO & CUSTOMER CASE STUDY: Strengthen Your Organisation’s Risk Assurance and Control Monitoring with Integrated Risk Management and Integrated Audits
During this session, you will see a demo of integrated risk management with some of our most recent functionality releases. You will also see our strategy for streamlining audit activities across our platform’s assurance applications with insight into how our customers are achieving this.

Speakers:
Taze Young, Product Manager – Risk Management and Assurance, Enablon
Johannes Swanepoel, Partner, Standard Model Partners

Ensure GDPR Compliance & Application Security
Security is the #1 priority for enterprise applications, especially with new regulations emerging like the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Speakers:
Caroline Cordier, Vice President of Platform and Information Systems, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

12:45PM – 1:45PM — Lunch

1:45PM – 2:45PM — Training Sessions

Health & Safety Analysis Tools
Explore some of the analysis tools found in Enablon’s Health & Safety application

  • Job Hazards Analysis
  • Safety Observations
  • Industrial Hygiene

Speakers:
Tom Barr, Knowledge Manager, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

Air Quality
Understand how to use the Enablon Air Quality module (AQS).

  • Structure of inventory in AQS
  • Tracking emissions activity from that inventory
  • Follow up on data gathered
  • Review standard report templates

Speakers:
Idalfri, Subject Matter Expert, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

Factories
Discover the Enablon Factories modules:

  • Create rules to direct end user behavior or send alerts of system activity
  • Update forms by adding or editing fields and sections
  • Change workflow processes for data validation

Speakers:
Tom Gautschi, Training Specialist, Enablon

User Engagement In V8
Promote user engagement in Enablon version 8

  • Highlight new features in v8 that support end users and generate excitement
  • Blueprint for structuring end user training and learning content
  • Mechanisms to drive user adoption

Speakers:
Mike Staffeldt, Global Manager of Knowledge Management, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

2:45PM – 3:00PM — Refreshment Break

3:00PM – 4:15PM — Interactive Training Sessions

Health & Safety Analysis Tools
Bring your laptop and take part in this hands-on learning session and explore some of the analysis tools found in Enablon’s Health & Safety application

  • Job Hazards Analysis
  • Safety Observations
  • Industrial Hygiene

Speakers:
Tom Barr, Knowledge Manager, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

Air Quality
Bring your laptop, and take part in this hands-on learning session and understand how to use the Enablon Air Quality module (AQS).

  • Structure of inventory in AQS
  • Tracking emissions activity from that inventory
  • Follow up on data gathered
  • Review standard report templates

Speakers:
Idalfri, Subject Matter Expert, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

Factories
Bring your laptop and discover the Enablon Factories modules:

  • Create rules to direct end user behavior or send alerts of system activity
  • Update forms by adding or editing fields and sections
  • Change workflow processes for data validation

Speakers:
Tom Gautschi, Training Specialist, Wolters Kluwer | Enablon

4:15PM — End of the Event

Legend description

 Keynotes  : Inspiring sessions with guest speakers and Enablon executives.

 Business Intelligence & Analytics  : Leverage EHS Data to Gain Competitive Advantage, Improve Decision-Making and Transform your Business {Featured Solutions: Featured Solutions: Report Factory/Report Builder, Report Designer, oData, BI tools, Prescriptive & Predictive Analytics.

 Compliance Management  : Proactively drive Compliance Assurance across your company via Regulatory and Company Content integrated with Assessment Programs, Task Management and Performance Reporting {Featured Solutions: Compliance Mgmt, Audit Mgmt (including Inspection Mgmt), Policy Mgmt, Regulatory Content, Document Control, Audit and Inspection Mobile Apps}.

 Health & Safety  : Ensure Safety of Workers, Assets & the Community {Featured Solutions: Compliance Mgmt, Audit Mgmt (including Inspection Mgmt), Policy Mgmt, Regulatory Content, Document Control, Audit and Inspection Mobile Apps}.

 Evaluate, Select & Launch – Prospective Customers  : Learn how to demonstrate the return on investment of a technology solution based on expected operational & performance improvements, and how to effectively build a business case when selecting best-fit enterprise software {Featured Topics: Return on Investment, Business Case Writing, Technology Selection Process, Key Enterprise Software Attributes}

 Innovation & Technology   : Digital transformation is on all CEOs agenda. Global enterprise winners need to act now, and build a strategic plan to take a strong competitive advantage {Featured Topics: User Experience, User Onboarding, IoT, Wearables, Augmented Reality/Vitual Reality, Drones, Mobility}.

 Product Compliance & Stewardship  : Improve the Quality & Compliance of Materials & Products in the manufacturing process & throughout the supply-chain {Featured Solutions: Chemical & Substance Inventory Mgmt (incl. SDS), Product Compliance & Stewardship, Supplier Mgmt}.

 Environmental Management  : Centralize your Environmental Data to Ensure Data Quality and Visibility, and Streamline Compliance Reporting {Featured Solutions: Air Compliance, Water Management, Waste Management}.

 Integrated Risk Management  : Successfully Implement Integrated Risk Management in order to Achieve your Business Objectives {Featured Solutions: Risk Management, Internal Control, Audit Management}.

 Demo Corners   : 10-15 mins presentations of new products & features by Enablon’s Software Architects, Product Managers and Technology Partners.

 Trainings  : Discovery sessions of key software solutions animated by Enablon’s Knowledge Management team.