Minerva’s webinars are made available in partnership with the Conference Board of Canada’s Health and Safety Leadership Centre, Workplace Safety & Prevention Services and the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE) and are offered free of charge to Minerva sponsors and academic stakeholders.
Four webinars are planned this year focused on Managing Change and Risk with the first three webinars having speakers from the Mining, Automotive and Chemical Industry. The fourth webinar will incorporate a panel discussion focused on organizational change.
A registration link for the first webinar on the CSSE webinar platform will be sent out in February 2021.
The three 2020 webinars included the following topics:
- “Adapting Your Workplace to the Persistent Pandemic”. The webinar speakers were from the University of Calgary and Canada Post. November 2020
- “Leading Indicators –Using Your Data to Enhance Your Future OHS Performance”. The speakers were from Corteva Agriscience and NOVA Chemicals. June 2020
- “Keeping Youth and Vulnerable Workers Safe in the New Economy”. The webinar speakers were from the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Skills and Training Development and Service Hospitality in Saskatchewan. March 2020
The 2019 webinar was focused on “Leadership Excellence in Health and Safety”. The webinar speakers were from Imperial Oil Limited and the University of Toronto. To be effective, organizations must go above and beyond legislation by excelling in leadership behaviours and activities. November 2019.
The 2018 webinar was focused on “Leading a Culture of Safety”. The webinar speakers were from Modern Niagara and the University of Toronto. Many leading companies in the manufacturing, mining, chemical and nuclear industries have implemented safety cultures and have seen positive impacts including employee productivity, as well as improved product quality.
Webinar Presentations are shown below. You can visit the Conference Board of Canada’s website to view their archived webinars.