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Why should you attend?

  • Unlock insights from global leaders transforming PSM, Safety Culture, and Wellbeing, revolutionising health, safety, and wellbeing practices.
  • Discover excellence through evidence-backed success stories, revealing the transformative power of safety initiatives from inspirational keynote speakers and panelists.
  • Elevate your influence by connecting with visionary leaders across industries, inspiring collaborative efforts to drive impactful change in safety and wellbeing.
  • Dive into the British Safety Council's expertise for a holistic safety transformation, ensuring comprehensive and forward-thinking safety practices.

Key Dates and Location





19 March 2024


Novotel, Mumbai Airport

10 am to 5:30 pm

21 March 2024


Aloft, Aerocity

10 am to 5:30 pm

What to expect:

  • Understand technical and non-technical practices around health, safety and wellbeing
  • Discover real-life examples from safety leaders
  • Understand process safety management and the tools used to enable it
  • Knowledge sharing with global industry leaders
  • Networking with India health and safety leaders.

Conference Schedule: Mumbai

Time Session Title Speaker(s)
10:00 am to 10:30 am Registration & Networking  
10:30 am to 10:45 am Welcome Address & Setting the context Mike Robinson
10:45 am to 11:30 am

Asian Paints' Bold & Ambitious journey of transforming their safety culture to achieve world-class standards.

Sunit Jamuar
11:30 am to 11:45 am Coffee break  
11:45 am to 12:30 pm Driving transformation through Safety and Wellbeing Nick Wharton 
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm Panel discussion: Leading transformation from a safety perspective Nick Wharton (Moderator)
1:30 pm to 2:15 pm Lunch  
2:15 pm to 3:00 pm Breakout room 1: Risks that can destroy your business Ian Travers 
  Breakout room 2: Elevating business through wellbeing Stephen Haynes
3:00 pm to 3:45 pm Breakout room 1: Controlling process safety risks and gaining assurance in your systems Ian Travers
  Breakout room 2: Designing effective wellbeing initiatives Stephen Haynes
3:45 pm to 4:00 pm Coffee break  
4:00 pm to 4:30 pm Drifting into Danger Suresh Tanwar
4:30 pm to 5:30 pm Panel discussion on Holistic approach to managing and investigating incidents Suresh Tanwar (Moderator)
5:30 pm to 5:35 pm Closing note Hemant Sethi

Conference Schedule: Delhi

Time Session Title Speaker(s)
10:00 am to 10:30 am Registration & Networking  
10:30 am to 10:45 am Welcome Address & Setting the context Mike Robinson
10:45 am to 11:20 am HSE Transformation- Opportunities and Risks  Paresh Thakkar 
11:20 am to 11:30 am Coffee break  
11:30 am to 12:15 pm Driving transformation through Safety and Wellbeing Nick Wharton 
12:15 pm to 1:15 pm Panel discussion: Leading transformation from a safety perspective

Nick Wharton (Moderator)

1:15 pm to 2:00 pm Lunch  
2:00 pm to 2:45 pm Risks that can destroy your business Ian Travers 
2:45 pm to 3:30 pm Elevating business through wellbeing Stephen Haynes
3:30 pm to 3:40 pm Coffee break  
3:40 pm to 4:15 pm Navigating Continuous Learning Through Competency Frameworks Kamarajan M
4:15 pm to 5:15 pm Panel discussion on Holistic approach to managing and investigating incidents Suresh Tanwar (Moderator)
5:15 pm to 5:20 pm

Closing note

Peter McGettrick






₹ 11,000

₹ 14,000

*All prices mentioned are excluding GST

How can I attend?

Applications are now closed. Please contact us for any further information.

Our Keynote Speakers

Ian Travers

Ian Travers brings to the table an impressive career spanning over twenty-five years in the regulation of chemical and major hazard industries. Renowned as a world expert in process safety management, leadership, and the establishment of key performance indicators for major hazard industries, Ian's contributions have been acknowledged with the Institute of Chemical Engineers' Franklin Medal for outstanding achievement in Process Safety.


Nick Wharton

Nick is a leading Health & Safety professional who specialises in Safety Culture Change and Behavioral Safety. He is a thought leader who is passionate about safety and believes in shaping positive safety culture through behaviour change. He has demonstrated a track record of overcoming obstacles in safety culture change transformation and handholding organisations in various stages of the safety culture transformation journey.


Sunit Jamuar

Sunit Jamuar, is a mechanical engineering graduate, Six Sigma and Lean practitioner, certified ISO45001 and EPM auditor. He has 28 plus years of work experience in Automobile, Glass and Paint industries. Worked in various capacities across years in diversified departments and businesses and for the last 12 years in the leadership role. He has headed two of the manufacturing facilities of Asian Paints at Ankleshwar and Rohtak. Currently he is heading corporate quality and safety at Asian Paints organization level. He introduced Behavior Based Safety in Asian Paints and currently working to achieve highest maturity score all the locations.

Paresh Thakkar

Paresh Thakkar stands as a distinguished professional in the realm of health, safety, and environment (HSE), boasting an extensive track record of over 30 years across diverse industries. At present, he holds the position of Executive Vice President of HSE at ReNew, India’s leading renewable energy company.


His journey to the zenith of HSE leadership includes a noteworthy stint as the Group Health and Safety Head at JSW, a conglomerate deeply entrenched in steel, cement, energy, infrastructure, and paints. Prior to his tenure at JSW, Paresh was with GE, where he held various key positions, including Head of EHS for India operations and Environment Head for the Asia Pacific regions. His professional odyssey also features a significant chapter at BP, spanning 14 years and encompassing diverse global and regional roles in India, the Middle East, and Iran.

Suresh Tanwar

Suresh is a Safety Professional with significant experience in safety and health in the areas of Auditing, Training and Consultancy. He has worked in large Indian conglomerates as well as multinational organisations in his career, with his last tenure in Tata Group as Chief - Group Safety & Health, wherein he steered and led efforts in enhancing safety culture & performance while interfacing with CEOs, senior leadership & senior safety professionals of Tata companies.

 Suresh Tanwar

Kamarajan M

M Kamarajan, a stalwart in the realm of health, safety, and wellbeing, possesses an exceptional 43-year career that has firmly established him as a leader in India's safety landscape. He has held senior leadership roles in prestigious organisations, where he introduced transformative safety management systems, ensuring ISO compliance and setting industry standards. With an impressive record of crafting and delivering over 100 impactful courses, he has significantly influenced the professional growth of numerous individuals, including aspiring safety professionals and engineers.


Stephen Haynes

Stephen Haynes is Director of Wellbeing at British Safety Council. He specialises in the design, implementation and management of strategic workplace health, safety and wellbeing programmes - including the development of relevant interventions, from optimisation of support infrastructures to leadership development.


Our Panelists

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Barbara Oberhauser

Senior VP and Head HSEF, Nayara Energy Limited

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Rajendrakumar Patil

Head - Corporate Safety, Asian Paints

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Sandeep Shrivastava

Chief Sustainability Officer, Indorma Corporation

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Yogesh Shrivastava

Corporate Head - EHS & Sustainability, Tata Projects

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Ajay Kumar Sharma

Corporate Safety Head & Vice President, Ultra Tech

What’s in it for me?

Global Insights and Best Practices

Participants will have the opportunity to gain valuable insights from global industry leaders and experts. The conference will showcase best practices, emerging trends, and successful strategies from around the world, providing attendees with a broader perspective on safety and wellbeing.

Networking with Industry Leaders

The conference offers a unique platform for networking, enabling participants to build meaningful relationships, share experiences, and collaborate with key influencers in the field.

Practical Knowledge Application

Attendees will leave with actionable takeaways that can be implemented immediately in their organisations. The conference sessions are designed to provide practical knowledge and tools for transforming safety performance, managing risks, fostering a safety culture, and promoting employee wellbeing.

Exclusive Access to British Safety Council Expertise

Being organised by British Safety Council, participants will have exclusive access to expertise from one of the leading global health, safety, and wellbeing organisations. Benefit from the knowledge and experience of the Council, gaining insights into industry standards and the latest advancements.

Thought-Provoking Discussions and Case Studies

Engage in thought-provoking discussions through case studies, interactive sessions, and Q&A opportunities. The conference will present real-world examples, allowing participants to delve deep into successful safety transformations, learn from challenges, and gain practical solutions.

Positioning as Safety Leaders

By attending the conference, participants will position themselves and their organisations as leaders in health, safety, and wellbeing. Being part of this inaugural event in India establishes their commitment to staying at the forefront of industry advancements, ultimately enhancing their organisational reputation and leadership standing.