Program Schedule

Pre Conference Seminars: June 16-19

Friday, June 16: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Saturday, June 17: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Sunday, June 18: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Monday, June 19: 8:00AM - 4:30PM

Exposition: June 19-21

Monday, June 19: 3:00PM - 5:30PM
Tuesday, June 20: 9:00AM - 3:30PM
Wednesday, June 21: 9:00AM - 3:00PM

Conference: June 20-22

Tuesday, June 20: 7:30AM - 5:30PM
Wednesday, June 21: 7:30AM - 5:30PM
Thursday, June 22: 7:45AM - 4:00PM

Post Conference Seminars: June 22-25

Thursday, June 22: 2:00PM - 6:00PM
Friday, June 23: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Saturday, June 24: 8:00AM - 4:30PM
Sunday, June 25: 8:00AM - 4:30PM

Full Schedule

Friday, June 16 through Monday, June 19

7:00AM-7:45AM Pre-Conference Registration Open*
8:00AM-4:30PM Pre-Conference Safety Training Seminars*

Sunday, June 18

7:30AM-5:30PM WISE Retreat*

Monday, June 19

7:00AM-7:45AM Pre-Conference Registration Open*
8:00AM ASSE Foundation Safety Matters Golf Outing*
8:00AM-12:00PM House of Delegates Registration Open
8:00AM-4:30PM Pre-Conference Safety Training Seminars*
8:30AM-1:00PM Academic Forum/ABET Workshop
9:00AM-10:30AM House of Delegates Regional Caucus Meetings
9:30AM-5:30PM ASSE Marketplace
10:00AM-3:00PM Career Center
12:00PM-3:30PM House of Delegates / Membership Meetings
2:00PM-5:30PM Conference Registration
3:00PM-5:30PM Kick-off Welcoming Reception/Exposition Open
3:15PM-4:15PM Attendee Orientation
4:15PM-5:00PM Safety 2017 App Class
5:30PM-7:30PM BISE 10th Anniversary Networking Reception
6:00PM-8:00PM WISE Networking Reception
7:00PM-9:00PM Young Professional Networking Reception*

Tuesday, June 20

6:30AM-4:45PM Conference Registration Open
6:30AM-5:30PM ASSE Marketplace
8:30AM-5:30PM Career Center
7:30AM-9:00AM Opening General Session
9:00AM-3:30PM Exposition/ASSE Resource Center
10:45AM-11:45AM Concurrent Education Sessions-Period I
11:45AM-12:30PM Complimentary Conference Luncheon
11:45AM-1:00PM Chapter Recognition Luncheon
1:00PM-2:00PM Concurrent Education Sessions-Period II
3:15PM-4:15PM Concurrent Education Sessions-Period III
4:30PM-5:30PM Concurrent Education Sessions-Period IV
5:30PM-7:30PM SPALW/Latin American Attendee Reception

Wednesday, June 21

6:30AM-4:45PM Conference Registration Open
6:30AM-5:30PM ASSE Marketplace
7:30AM-9:00AM Opening General Session
8:30AM-5:30PM Career Center
9:00AM-3:00PM Exposition/ASSE Resource Center
10:30AM-11:45AM Concurrent Education Sessions-Period V
11:45AM-12:30PM Complimentary Conference Luncheon
1:00PM-2:00PM Plenary Town Hall
2:30PM-4:00PM Student Roundtable Discussions-Safety Talk
3:00PM-4:15PM Concurrent Education Sessions-Period VI
4:30PM-5:30PM Concurrent Education Sessions-Period VII
6:40PM Networking Night Out – Rockies Baseball Game

Thursday, June 22

7:00AM-2:00PM Conference Registration Open
7:00AM Post-Conference Registration Open*
7:00AM-3:30PM Career Center
7:00AM-4:00PM ASSE Marketplace
7:45AM-9:00AM Concurrent Education Sessions-Period VIII
9:15AM-10:30AM Executive Summit
11:00AM-12:00PM Concurrent Education Sessions-Period IX
12:00PM-1:30PM Conference Luncheon Program*, BCSP Award of Excellence
1:45PM-2:45PM Concurrent Education Sessions-Period X
2:00PM-6:00PM Post Conference ½ Day Math Review Workshop*
3:00PM-4:00PM Closing General Session

Friday, June 23 through Sunday, June 25

7:00AM-7:45AM Post-Conference Registration Open*
8:00AM-4:30PM Post-Conference Safety Training Seminars*

* Additional Fee and pre-registration required.

ASSE Thanks Its Sponsors


  • Safestart - Diamond Sponsor
  • CLMI - Diamond Sponsor
  • ProcessMAP - Diamond Sponsor
  • Clicksafety - Diamond Sponsor


  • Cintas - Centennial Sponsor
  • Grainger - Centennial Sponsor

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