CHC Safety Summit Call For Papers Now Open

By S.L. Fuller | February 23, 2018
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For those interested in speaking at CHC’s Safety & Quality Summit, the submission period for papers is now open. The deadline is March 30.

The summit is taking place this year at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center, located near Dallas, Texas, from Oct. 2 to 4. Speaking slots are 90 minutes, and those who submit successful papers could lead more than one.


“Building Safety at Every Level: Does this start at the top or with front line employees?” is this year’s theme. The some 100 sessions will address that theme.

“Last year’s event was a resounding success,” CHC said, “as approximately 500 delegates representing nearly 30 countries gathered for the Summit for its first time in Texas.”

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Integrity and Management
  • Compliance Monitoring
  • Technology and Safety Methods of Training
  • Crisis Management
  • Organizational Leadership and Viability
  • Fatigue Risk Management
  • Human Factors
  • Risk Assessment and Hazard Management
  • Human Error Management
  • Flight Data Monitoring
  • Health and usage monitoring systems (HUMS)
  • Organizational Causes of Accidents
  • Sustaining and Improving Industry Safety
  • Management System for Reducing Safety Risk and Business Risk
  • Safety Management Tools
  • Crew Resource Management
  • Practical Tools

Completed submissions should be sent to

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