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CHC Helicopter Announces Theme, Opens Call for Papers for 2019 CHC Safety & Quality Summit

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

DALLAS – CHC Helicopter announced the theme for the 2019 CHC Safety & Quality Summit and formally issued the call for papers of the event. The 15th annual Summit will take place at the Omni Dallas Hotel October 1-3.  This year’s theme is “Shining a Light on Safety: Are We Looking in the Right Places?”

Potential speakers will have until April 1, 2019 to submit entries to lead one or more of the 90-minute sessions during the three-day event. Submissions should be sent to summit@chcheli.com and include proposed titles, a description or outline, objectives and audience benefits, a brief speaker biography and contact information. Interested speakers are encouraged to visit www.chcsafetyqualitysummit.com for additional information.

Relevant topics include (but are not limited to):

  • Proactive Risk Reporting
  • Enterprise Risk Management
  • Integrity and Management
  • Compliance Monitoring
  • Crisis Management
  • Future Learnings through Accident Investigation
  • Organizational Leadership and Visibility
  • Fatigue Risk Management
  • Human Factors
  • Risk Assessment and Hazard Management
  • Human Error Management
  • Flight Data Monitoring
  • HUMS
  • Organizational Causes of Accidents
  • Sustaining and Improving Industry Safety
  • Management System for Reducing Safety Risk and Business Risk
  • Crew Resource Management


Each Summit event features a series of presentations led by experts in the fields of aviation, oil & gas and energy, and safety. Invited speakers will lead approximately 100 concurrent sessions over a three-day period, addressing the theme and helping to contribute to the safety conversation in our industries, promoting excellence in safety and human factors and maintaining a robust safety environment. Approximately 500 delegates from nearly 30 countries and a range of industries join the Summit each year, making it one of the largest aviation safety events in the world. Visit www.chcsafetyqualitysummit.com for more information.

For more than 70 years, CHC Helicopter has provided safe, reliable, cost-effective helicopter service in some of the most remote and challenging environments around the world. With extensive experience transporting customers in the oil and gas industry, supporting search-and-rescue and EMS contracts, and providing maintenance, repair and overhaul services, our dedication to safety and reputation for quality and innovation help our customers reach beyond what they thought possible. Visit www.chcheli.com for information.

Irina Sakgaev
Safety & Quality Applications Specialist

Lindsey Wallace
Communications Specialist