• March 12, 2019 - March 13, 2019
  • New Orleans, Louisiana

Arcadis EHS MIS Thought Leadership Forum

When: March 12, 2019 - March 13, 2019
Where: New Orleans, Louisiana

Three days. Two conferences. One location.

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Arcadis and NAEM are holding their annual EHS&S data and technology events jointly in 2019 to offer attendees access to professional development, networking opportunities, and an exhibition of more than 30 software providers - all in one location. Arcadis will host its free EHS MIS Thought Leadership Forum March 12-13, 2019, in conjunction with NAEM’s 2019 Software, Innovation and Technology Showcase on March 13-14, 2019, in New Orleans.




Arcadis EHS MIS Thought Leadership Forum

Arcadis’ third annual EHS MIS Thought Leadership Forum will offer attendees a unique opportunity to learn from their peers. This free one-and-a-half day, closed-door event is for in-house EHS&S thought leaders from industry wishing to learn more and share best practices around EHS MIS and Operational Excellence. This occurs through confidential, detailed conversations in a collaborative forum setting. Attendees will learn new ideas for managing program risk, benchmark, share best practices, compare products, and learn from industry and cross-industry peers.


The agenda will include presentations from EHS leaders representing multiple sectors and leading national companies, sharing their experiences in using systems to achieve operational EHS excellence. Check back soon for the speaker lineup.


Registration for both events is open and can be completed on NAEM's website.
Arcadis and NAEM are hosting their events jointly to provide EHS professionals access to the two premier software and data management events all in one exciting location. By attending this week of events, EHS professionals can access more content and information in complementary conference formats.

Arcadis Event

March 12, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
March 13, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

NAEM Pre-Conference Workshop

March 13, 2019 from 7:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

NAEM Conference

March 13, 2019 from 7:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.
Exhibit Hall, Breakfast & Registration only is
open to attendees

March 13, 2019 from 12:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
March 14, 2019 from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Book Hotel

Arcadis’ Thought Leadership Forum and NAEM’s Software, Innovation and Technology Showcase will be held at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside in New Orleans, Louisiana. Arcadis and NAEM are offering deeply discounted room rates at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, which is in the Warehouse and Arts District and within walking distance to the French Quarter and Jackson Square.



Speakers for the EHS MIS Thought Leadership Forum include:

Angela Hall
The Boeing Company

In the opening keynote address, Ms. Hall will share The Boeing Company's journey to consolidate more than 300 systems, at more than 400 sites globally, across 36 different work streams and bring them into a common EHS MIS solution. Included topics address why this journey is important for Boeing as a function; the operational discipline required for managing a project of this scale; and an update on the progress to-date.


Robert Copeland
The Boeing Company

Following Ms. Hall's overview of Boeing's EHS consolidation project, this session will provide more tactical details. Mr. Copeland will discuss how Boeing's guiding principles have also been used to guide the project and make decisions. Other topics covered in this session include user and leadership adoption, and balancing team engagement and buy-in while driving timely decisions.


Other presentations include:

EHS and Quality: Driving a common MIS for operational excellence
Elizabeth Copeland

This session will share Kellogg's experience moving to a single solution for both EHS and Quality. Ms. Copeland will outline the drivers for the project, why a single solution was sought, and how the project team minimized the impact of change on the user community and maximized user buy-in. She also will share insights they have gleaned along the way, and a progress update.

GE, Google, Johnson & Johnson, and Magna presenters and session descriptions coming soon!