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VPPPA’s 2024 Safety+ Symposium and EHS Today’s Safety Leadership Conference Continue Co-Location Partnership

The renewed co-location of the annual events will offer safety and health professionals expanded opportunities for collaboration, networking, and professional development this August 25-28 in Aurora, CO

FALLS CHURCH, VA (June 27, 2024) — VPPPA announced today an agreement with Endeavor Business Media to continue their co-location relationship for 2024. VPPPA’s 2024 Safety+ Symposium will once again co-locate with the Safety Leadership Conference, presented by EHS Today, with both events set to take place August 25-28, 2024, at the Gaylord Rockies Resort in Aurora, CO.

“VPPPA is pleased to once again partner with Endeavor Business Media to bring the EHS Today Safety Leadership Conference to VPPPA’s 2024 Safety+ Symposium,” said VPPPA Executive Director Chris Williams, CAE. “This marks the second year that our organizations have co-located conferences, with the crossover benefits for attendees proving invaluable to advancing health and safety excellence. I’m especially excited to bring together VPPPA’s Health & Safety Awards and EHS Today’s America’s Safest Companies Awards in a joint ceremony that will showcase the very ‘best of the best’ in EHS&S across both organizations.”

2024 marks the 40th edition of VPPPA’s Safety+ Symposium, the only national conference that supports high-performing professionals across all career stages, from the front-line workers to senior management. Through more than 65 professional development sessions, multiple networking events, and idea-sharing spaces, VPPPA’s 2024 Safety+ attendees will gain invaluable insights and tools to advance safety excellence in their company’s EHS&S programs.

John DiPaola, Vice President & Market Leader of Endeavor’s Manufacturing Group, echoed the enthusiasm for the second annual co-location between SLC and Safety+. “Through our strategic partnership with the VPPPA, we’re proud to announce a groundbreaking collaboration aimed at raising the bar for safety standards across industries. With EHS Today’s Safety Leadership Conference joining forces with VPPPA’s Safety+ Symposium, we’re not just fostering cooperation and elevating safety; we’re defining the future of it,” said DiPaola.

Together, VPPPA’s 2024 Safety+ Symposium and EHS Today’s Safety Leadership Conference will provide valuable platforms for peer-to-peer networking among fellow professionals in the environment, health, safety and sustainability community.

For more information and to register for VPPPA’s 2024 Safety+ Symposium, visit safety.vpppa.org.

To learn more about EHS Today’s Safety Leadership Conference 2024 and to register, visit safetyleadershipconference.com.


Since 1985, the Voluntary Protection Programs Participants’ Association, Inc. (VPPPA) has worked to advance health and safety excellence through collaboration, mentorship and education to raise the standard for a safe & healthy workplace. With more than 1,400 members nationwide, VPPPA is  the leader in helping worksites achieve continuous improvement toward their occupational safety and health goals. To learn more about VPPPA, visit vpppa.org. or connect with VPPPA on Twitter, LinkedIn, Facebook, and Instagram.

About EHS Today

Owned by Endeavor Business Media, EHS Today informs environment, health and safety leaders on news, trends, management strategies, and regulatory updates that help them provide safe and healthy worksites. To learn more, visit ehstoday.com.