Virtual OHS Conference & Trade Show

October 29-30, 2020

Hosted by the Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC, Make It Safe is the annual health and safety conference and tradeshow for manufacturers and food processors—14 years strong as a live event. Recognizing that we are stronger together, this year we are collaborating with OHS partner organizations across Canada and around the world to deliver enhanced value, networking, and knowledge sharing.

In a crisis without borders, we are stronger together

Make It Safe 2020 will connect health and safety experts, industry leaders, and youth from around the world to share experiences and lessons learned in addressing the pandemic via an interactive online conference.

Join the conversation with local, national, and international experts and professionals. Help us address the changing needs of industry to build safer workplaces in the pandemic and recovery.

Interactive international virtual conference

October 29-30, the expanded virtual conference will combine expert analysis and industry experience in a series of interactive conversations and talks. Join expert speakers and industry peers from across Canada and around the world for 22 workshops, panels, seminars, and round tables that address four primary themes:

  • Executive | Leadership in the age of COVID-19
  • OHS | Impacts of the pandemic on health and safety in the workplace
  • Healthy Workplaces | Taking care of our people in a pandemic and recovery
  • Youth | Youth experiences during the pandemic

CONNECT with industry leaders, HR management, and health and safety professionals from around the world.

SHARE best practices and lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic.  Learn from the hard-earned experience of more than 50 expert presenters and industry panelists.

MEET and network with attendees from all over BC and around the world.

ask the experts. Bring your questions and get practical advice for navigating the new normal. Get clarity around some of the most confusing

find new health and safety products, services, and technology solutions in an interactive, virtual trade show.

earn credit for your Joint Health & Safety Committee’s annual training and continuing education credit for professional development.

Expanded OHS conference program

Make It Safe 2020 will open early October 26-28 with three days of hands-on virtual workshops, training, peer networking, and discussion for safety committee training and OHS professional development. All online, interactive, and accessible from anywhere!

Safety Pinnacle Awards comes to Make it Safe

On the eve of the Make It Safe Conference, join us October 28 for the broadcast premiere of the 2020 Safety Pinnacle Awards, celebrating achievements in workplace health and safety in the manufacturing and food processing sectors. For more information on the Pinnacle Awards and the Occupational Safety Standard of Excellence, visit

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