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21 October 2014

ESSA Workshop & AGM PROGRAMME

 

08:30 – 09:00 Registration and Tea/Coffee

 

1.)  09:00 – 09:45: Andrew Todd, ESSA President, Rhodes University

Topic: Welcome and an update on the Ergonomics Society of South Africa

 

2.)  09:45 – 10:30: Bulelwa Huna, Deputy Director: Occupational Health and Hygiene, Department of Labour

Topic: The Department of Labour and the proposed Ergonomics Regulations

 

10:30 – 11:00 Tea Break

 

3.)  11:00 – 11:45: Prof. Matthias Goebel, Professional Affairs Board Chair, Rhodes University

Topic: Professional Affairs Board & Certification

 

4.)  11:45 – 13:00: Annual General Meeting (AGM)

 

13:00 – 14:00 Lunch

 

5.) 14:00 – 14:45: Sally Lombaert, Toyota South Africa Motors (Pty) Ltd.

Topic: Ergonomics application in the Automotive Industry

 

6.) 14:45 – 15:30: Prof. Cas Badenhorst, Anglo American

Topic: Ergonomics application in the Mining Industry

 

7.) 15:30 – 16:15: Prof. Andrew Thatcher, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

Topic: Ergonomics application for Green Buildings in South Africa

 

16:15 – 16:30 Closing

 

Please join us afterwards for drinks and light refreshments.