“Exploration is the engine that drives innovation. Innovation drives economic growth. So let’s all go exploring!” -Edith Witter

As Make It Safe enters its second decade, the Conference objectives are to educate, inspire and motivate the manufacturing sector in BC to embrace new trends, ideas and innovations in the journey towards safety excellence. The theme for the 2017 conference is Future Trends in OHS.

Attendees can look forward to highlights such as a networking dinner, an interactive trade show, and the Whistler Experience. Gain CRSP Points, JHSC Hours, and develop strategies necessary to implement leading-edge, innovative OHS solutions to the workplace.

Whistler in the Fall is a destination rivalled by few and desired by many. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn and grow within the field of safety among beautiful surroundings.

A special corporate rate will be offered at the Delta Marriott Hotel in Whistler. Deluxe coach transportation is also available to and from Surrey.

MIS 2017 Highlights



  • The Theme –Future Trends in Occupational Health and Safety
  • Networking Dinner and Grand Opening of the Trade Show
  • Interactive Trade Show with an opportunity to present innovative products to an audience
  • The Innovation Award
  • Students participating in a Poster Session sharing project findings & best practices the OHS field
  • CRSP Points, JHSC Hours (8)
  • Expanded networking opportunities
  • The Whistler Experience – Delegate Deals

Where & When

  • Make It Safe Conference
    26 – 27 October, 2017
    Whistler Conference Centre
    4010 Whistler Way
    Whistler, BC V0N 1B4
    Phone: (604) 932-3928

More about Make It Safe

  • Networking Dinner and Grand Opening of the Trade Show Whistler Conference Centre
  • Accommodation available at special discounted rate of $135.00 per night at the Delta Hotel by Marriott Whistler Village Suites (4308 Main St, Whistler, BC V0N 1B4)

Who should attend?

  • OHS Professionals
  • JHSC members
  • HR professionals
  • Finance professionals
  • Project managers
  • Supervisors and Managers from all levels (C Suite included)

Why should you attend this year?


To be educated, inspired and motivated in your journey to safety excellence.

Culture Change

Continue to help influence cultural change within your own organization.


Develop the strategies necessary to implement OHS best practices within your organization.

Future Planning

Employ Innovative Strategies in your workplace with regards to the future of OHS.


Your attendance at Make It Safe 2017 is an investment in the future of Occupational Health & Safety.


You will earn valuable CRSP Points & JHSC Hours by attending educational sessions at Make It Safe 2017.


Create lasting partnerships through one of our many expanded networking opportunities.


Take advantage of training made available by the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC.

Be a part of the interactive trade show, watch presentations on innovative products and services, network with suppliers and gain contacts for the benefit of your organization.

Need some help convincing your boss? Why not invite them along! Download the customizable Invite Your Boss letter by clicking this button.

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