Speakers

Opening Ceremony Speakers

Er Ho Siong Hin

Commissioner for Workplace Safety and Health
Ministry of Manpower

Mr Guy Ryder

Director General
International Labour Organization

Dr Joachim Breuer

President
International Social Security Association

Renowned OSH experts

Ms Nancy Leppink

Chief of Labour Administration, Labour Inspection and Occupational Safety and Health Branch
International Labour Organization (ILO)

Mr Hans-Horst Konkolewsky

Secretary General
International Social Security Association (ISSA)

Keynote speakers

Mr Michael Lopez Alegria

Former Commander of the International Space Station

Ms Pirkko Mattila

Minister of Social Affairs and Health
Finland

Mr Heng Chiang Gnee

Chairman
Workplace Safety and Health Council

Technical Session Speakers

Prof Dame Carol Black, DBE

Newnham College, Cambridge
United Kingdom

Dr Alan Chan

Vice Chairman
Occupational Safety and Health Council,
Hong Kong, SAR, China

Mr David Clarke

Chief Executive
Safety Institute of Australia Ltd
Australia

Mr Hakeem Olaogun Dickson

Director-General
Lagos State Safety Commission
Nigeria

Dr Walter Eichendorf

Deputy Director-General
German Social Accident Insurance
Germany

Mr Marc De Greef

Executive Director
PREVENT - Institute for the Prevention, Protection and Welfare at Work
Belgium

Dr Richard Judge

Chief Executive
Health and Safety Executive
United Kingdom

Mr Li Zheng

Deputy Director Supervision Department IV
State Administration of Work Safety
China

Mr Brian Long

Group Head of Safety and Sustainability
Lendlease

Mr José Raúl Gonzáles Merlo

Chief Executive Officer
Cementos Progreso
Guatemala
Mexico

Dr David Michaels

Professor
Milken Institute School of Public Health Department of Environmental and Occupational Health
George Washington University
United States

Dr Franklin Muchiri

Senior Occupational Safety and Health Specialist
Decent Work Teams (Eastern and Southern Africa)
International Labour Organization
Switzerland

Mr Patrick Murphy

Senior HSE Business Executive
Origin Energy and Chairman
Safety Institute of Australia
Australia

Mr Kevin Myers

President
International Association of Labour Inspection

Mr Nguyen Tien Tung

Chief Labour Inspector
Ministry of Labour Invalids and Social Affairs of Vietnam
Vietnam

Mr William Perry

Head
OSHA’s Standards and Guidance Directorate Occupational Safety and Health Administration
United States of America

Mr Stephane Pimbert

Director General
National Research and Safety Institute (INRS)
France

Dr Zinta Podniece

Deputy Head of Health and Safety at Work Unit
Director General, Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion
European Commission
Luxembourg

Ms Maysoon Shafeeq Al Remawi

Head, Department of Occupational Safety and Health
Ministry of Labour
Jordan

Dr Julietta Rodriguez

Regional Advisor, Workers & Consumers Health
Pan American Health Organisation
World Health Organisation
United States of America

Mr Jürgen Schulin

President
ISSA Section on Machine and Systems Safety

Dr Christa Sedlatschek

Executive Director
European Agency for Safety and Health at Work

Mr Wong Chit Sieng

Chief Corporate Officer
SP Group
Singapore

Mr Wong Weng Sun

President and Chief Executive Officer
Sembcorp Marine Ltd

Prof Zhang Min

Director
School of Public Health, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences
Peking Union Medical College
China

SafeYouth@Work Dialogue Speakers

Dr Walter Eichendorf

Deputy Director-General
German Social Accident Insurance
Germany

Ms Nancy Leppink

Chief of Labour Administration, Labour Inspection and Occupational Safety and Health Branch
International Labour Organization (ILO)

Mr Kris De Meester

Senior First Adviser
Manager Health and Safety Affairs & International Social Relations
Federation of Enterprises in Belgium (FBE)

Ms Samar Mezghanni

SDG Young Leader

Ms Josephine Teo

Second Minister of Manpower
Singapore
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