Review: The keynote speakers

Dame Carol M. Black

Prof., Director of Newnham College, University of Cambridge

„The promotion of Health and Wellbeing at the workplace pays off. It is an opportunity and a challenge for employers, employees and the state.”

Presentation: Health at Work –
Working for a Healthier Tomorrow
Wednesday, 28/10/2015, 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Ralph Bruder

Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing., Darmstadt Technical University

“Ergonomics is assuming a key role in coping with digitalization and the demographic change.”

Presentation: People-friendly Workplace
Design – Productivity – Prevention
Wednesday, 28/10/2015, 9:30 am – 10:00 am

Ursula Engelen-Kefer

Dr. rer. pol., former deputy chairwoman of the DGB (Confederation of German Trade Unions), honorary professor at the Academy of the Federal Agency for Work

“Good job – that means challenging, healthy and properly paid activities, but also occupational development, participation and co-determination.“

Presentation: Professions and Codetermination in the Field of Health and Safety at Work
Thursday, 29/10/2015, 9:30 am – 10:00 am

Ortwin Renn

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c., Professor for the environment and sociological technology studies, University of Stuttgart

“New technologies bring more safety but also new challenges for health and safety at work. Systematic risk evaluation is a competitive edge!”

Presentation: Technical Developments: Challenges for Health and Safety at Work
Thursday, 29/10/2015, 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Jutta Rump

Prof. Dr., Institute for Employment and Employability IBE at Hochschule Ludwigshafen

“The working world is getting more colourful! There are a variety of opportunities. In order for opportunities can be made into reality, diversity has to be managed.”

Presentation: Demography and Variety in the Working World
Friday, 30/10/2015, 9:30 am – 10:00 am