Governor's Industrial Safety
and Health Conference

Tacoma, WA
September 28-29, 2022

We are excited to be planning a return to an in-person Conference this year in Tacoma with the training classes you expect, meeting with vendors in the exhibit hall, and being able to network with other attendees and speakers.

Conference Countdown


Registration closes 9/19

Workshops and Training

Workshops & Training

In addition to the Keynote, attend any of the highly informative workshops for a a great learning experience. Check out the Schedule for full session details.

Pre-Conference Training

Basic Investigation Principles: Digging Into the Root Causes will be presented as an optional pre-conference training class on Tuesday, Sept. 27.

Lifesaving Awards

Lifesaving Awards

Join us as we honor those workplace heroes who performed lifesaving actions over the past year during the Opening Ceremony. 

Pole Top Rescue

Pole Top Rescue

Be sure to watch the exciting Pole Top Rescue competition as lineworkers demonstrate their amazing skills.

What team will take home the coveted trophy this year? 

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Early Registration (through 7/31): $275
Registration (through 9/19): $350
Late Registration: $375

  • Registration includes access to selected recorded sessions after the Conference.
  • Recorded sessions available separately if you cannot attend in person.
  • Student and one day attendance rates also available.


Attend only a pre-conference training class or add one to your Conference sessions.

Early Registration: $225
Registration: $250
Late Registration: $275


Keynote Address

The Heart of Safety

Safety must come from the heart to be truly effective every second of every day. Safety leadership is not about lighting a fire under people.  It is about lighting a fire within them!  When we accomplish this it creates a burning passion for safety within our teams.  

About Dr. Charlie

Dr. Cartwright is the founder of The Company Culture Doctors, a Kansas City- based consulting firm whose sole purpose is to bring out the best in leaders and their teams.

Before devoting his work fulltime to The Company Culture Doctors, Dr. Charlie spent over 20 years of his career working in leadership within Fortune 500 companies. The practical lessons, insights and operational excellence that he gained during this time are priceless and contribute to his current passion: helping leaders achieve great results by tapping into the inherent greatness of their people.

When a company seeks to achieve their objectives, the most effective process starts with employee engagement. Dr. Charlie is one of the foremost experts on employee engagement in the world. His experience, knowledge and skills provide him with a unique understanding of people.

Dr. Charlie

Dr. Charlie Cartwright

Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center

Greater Tacoma Convention Center

1500 Commerce St, Tacoma, WA, 98402

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