Ignite: Enlighten Me but Make it Quick! Offering Enlightenment and Knowledge—In a Hurry!

Tuesday, May 24 | 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM



IgniteModerator: K. Merritt, NASA/Mission Technologies, Hampton, VA.

Arranger/Monitor: M. Milroy, AIHA, Falls Church, VA.

The IGNITE session originated in the high-technology profession but has spread worldwide. In a five-minute presentation, speakers share their professional and personal passions using 20 slides that auto advance every 15 seconds. AIHce is offering its own version of IGNITE. Learn what is on the mind of your colleagues and friends in this innovative and engaging new format. Find out why this program has become an international phenomenon and why there is always a standing-room only crowd at AIHce! Experience first-hand what is meant by the IGNITE motto, “Enlighten us, but make it quick!”

  • So What Is It That You Do Again??  J. Kunz, 3M, Esko, MN.
  • Knowledge Transfer and Sharing – The Key to a Successful Profession V. Patel, BP America, Houston, TX.
  • Asbestos, Asbestosis, and Family Tragedy … In The Key of A C. Jones, D. Chute, NAVMEDCEN, Portsmouth, VA.
  • Experience The Magic! M. Wan, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI.
  • The Name Thing C. Ficklen, Mission Technologies, Inc., Hampton, VA
  • Deep Thoughts from an IH Black Sheep M. Canright, Forensic Analytical Consulting Services, Inc., San Diego, CA.
  • “I Am Alice Hamilton” A. Dartt, Golder Associates, St. Charles, MO.
  • Heavy Metal Exposures S. Wilde, Stantec Consulting Ltd., Mississauga, ON, Canada.
  • Top Survival Tips for Women in Construction K. Cole, Ventia, Kingsgrove, NSW, Australia.
  • “Culture is the Thing to Catch the Conscious of the “Safety Professional!” (Apologies to Shakespeare). R. Renzi, AECOM, Chelmsford, MA.
  • Burn Baby Burn—The Human Cost of Electronic Waste Across the Globe B. Fontaine, Jr., The Windsor Consulting Group, Inc., South River, NJ.
  • Oil Painting: a Hobby or a Group of Hazards? M. Elhelali Ibrahim, Ministry of National Guard, Health Affairs, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
  • The Walking Dead Workforce: Why Sleep and Wellness Matters! K. Trefethen, BSI, San Jose, CA.