Washington's 73rd Annual
Governor's Industrial Safety and Health Conference

Greater Tacoma Convention Center
Tacoma, WA
September 25-26, 2024

Join us for our 73rd Annual Governor's Safety Conference. Attend workplace safety training sessions, meet vendors in our exhibit hall, try the Dojo On The Go, and network with other attendees and speakers.

NEW! Contact hours will be available for the conferece.


 Registration is now open

Workshops and Training

Workshops & Training

In addition to the Keynote, attend our highly informative sessions. Schedule coming soon. 

Preconference Training

  • Advancing Leadership & Communication for Change Management
  • Best Practices for Protecting Workers During Trenching
  • Effective Incident Investigation & Risk Cause Analysis
  • OSHA 10 Maritime 10 - Shipyard

More Information... 

Lifesaving Awards

Lifesaving Awards

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

We will share their stories of how they made a difference.

Learn more about it ...

Pole Top Rescue

Pole Top Rescue

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

Which team will take home the coveted trophy this year? 

Scoring and Judging Guidelines

More information...

Improve Your Skills


Conference Sessions


Preconference Workshops


Contact Hours




Early Registration: $299
Late Registration (after 08/30): $374

One-day attendee rate available for $225

Discount for organizations registering five or more attendees for the two-day Conference.  Save $10!


Early Registration: $225
 Late Registration (after 08/30): $250 

Attend only a Preconference training class or add one to your Conference sessions.

Ask us about our student and new grad discounts!

Keynote Address

The Future of Safety & Health: Three Trends Shaping the Future of the Profession

Unlock a journey into the future of safety and health as we unveil insights drawn from over 300 in-depth interviews and a decade of qualitative research. In this engaging and informative session, we will explore the dynamic landscape of the safety and health profession and reveal three trends that are reshaping its trajectory. Join us as we move beyond the horizon of traditional practices and delve into the forces that will define the next era of safety, health, and well-being. With a unique vantage point, we'll examine how emerging technologies, evolving work environments, and shifting societal paradigms are converging to create new opportunities and unique challenges. This session is your exclusive invitation to be at the forefront of change, armed with actionable insights, foresight, and tangible tools that will equip you to shape the future of safety and health for your organization, while understanding what’s needed from you, now and moving forward.

About Jason Kunz

With over a decade of experience with the 3M company in a variety of technical and leadership roles, Jason Kunz demonstrates his passion for the safety and health profession across multiple platforms. A forward-thinker, with the objective to elevate the safety, health and well-being of all workers, Jason uses his voice to amplify the profession and the professional. His life journey, blessings, and struggles have inspired a commitment to building professional communities that ensure an empowerment of their people. Jason is a husband, co-founder of Best Christmas Ever, speaker, coach, and community advocate. He's a CIH and CSP, but mostly grateful to have a J-O-B and work with some of the most passionate and compassionate people on the planet. Married since 2019, Jason and his wife Malia recently welcomed their first child (Revel Malosi) and call Minneapolis-Saint Paul home.

Jason Kunz

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Greater Tacoma Convention Center

Greater Tacoma Convention Center

1500 Commerce Street, Tacoma, Washington, 98402

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