XXII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work

04 October 2020 - 07 October 2020 > Toronto | Canada

XXII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work

Welcome to the XXII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work 2020: Global Forum for Prevention. The Congress opens its doors to the world every three years. This time, it is Canada's turn to welcome the global prevention community to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre on 4-7 October, 2020. We invite you to join this international gathering of global prevention leaders.

The World Congress is a crucial global forum for the exchange of information and opinion by experts in safety and health, representatives of companies and employees, decision-makers from government and public authorities, social partners, and anyone active in the area of occupational safety and health.

Further Information:

The first announcement for the world congress is online: . The call for paper started in September 2019. The deadline for submitting abstracts expires on Dec. 15th, 2019.

You find below the description of the two symposia which our Section MSS is organizing with Canadian partners:

S17 Manufacturing machine safety in the digital age

S28 Small and Medium Sized Enterprises

Please submit your abstracts for these symposia and provide us a copy: scholl(at) We will discuss the abstracts in our next Board meeting end of November. We are looking forward to your proposals!