NAEM: 2018 EHS & Sustainability Management Forum

23 - 26 October 2018

ERM is a proud sponsor, session participant and exhibitor at the 2018 EHSS Management Forum, being held this year in Louisville, KY

NAEM's EHS & Sustainability Management Forum is the largest annual gathering for environment, health and safety (EHS) and sustainability decision-makers. This year's program will offer attendees 5 tracks of breakout sessions emphasizing alignment of EHS and business strategy, leadership excellence, and tools and tactics for day-to-day EHS excellence.

Learn more about the conference

ERM brings sustainable solutions to numerous companies worldwide, and understands the implications of key issues across the industry value chain. We help clients transform EHS and sustainability programs into a business advantage. ERM has been actively involved in NAEM for many years.

ERM at the Conference

ERM is exhibiting at booth #308 over the four day event. Visit our subject matter experts, James Margolis and Paul Taylor to learn more about ERM’s service offerings. ERM is also moderating a session on:

Session 1 - Aligning EHSS Strategy with Business Strategy
Wednesday, October 24, 2018; 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

How well is business strategy represented in your EHSS program? Learn how your peers have conducted business reviews on EHSS specifically looking at operating models, how to effectively pressure test EHSS against the company strategy, and how to focus on EHSS organizational agility while supporting the needs of the business to seize market opportunities and manage emerging risks.

Moderator: Paul Taylor, Partner: ERM 

Deborah Briggs, Vice President EHS, Security and Facilities; Polaris Industries Inc.
Tracy Baumgartner, Executive Director of Sustainability; Comcast Corp

About ERM's Participants

James Margolis
James Margolis is a Partner at ERM, and is recognized as an expert in corporate EHSS governance and management systems. He is focused on helping multinational companies obtain business value through improved EHSS management. 

Paul Taylor
Paul Taylor is a Partner at ERM and leads ERM’s Operational Performance integrated service line that brings together a deliberately diverse team of ERM industry executives, management consultants, organization design specialists, deep EHSS subject matter experts and information technology specialists to help organizations solve their most challenging EHSS related business problems. He has served as an advisor to leading global corporations in the technology, manufacturing, oil and gas, pharmaceutical and chemical sectors over the past 20 years and specializes in the design, development and deployment of large scale EHSS change programs to reduce complexity, increase business value and manage risk. 

Jennifer Eastes
Jennifer Eastes is a Senior Sustainability Consultant at ERM, helping companies articulate their sustainability vision, strategy and performance, with particular area of expertise in transparency, disclosure and communications. 


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Louisville, KY United States