Sep 8 – 12, 2014
US/Central timezone


Poster (PDF)
International Technical Safety Forum 2014
September 8-12, 2014
Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
Wilson Hall, 1 West
Batavia, IL USA

The ITSF is a forum to exchange state of the art ideas, processes, procedures and technologies in personnel, environmental, and equipment safety from a variety of high-energy physics and synchrotron radiation laboratories throughout the world.

The ITSF will begin with an optional 1/2 day Risk Analysis workshop on Monday afternoon.  Plenary sessions will be held Tuesday through Thursday with the ITSF ending Friday morning with a wrap-up session.  See the Condensed Agenda for an ITSF schedule overview.  The Detailed Agenda will be populated with sessions and talks as they are scheduled and available.
  • Lessons Learned
  • Risk Assessment
  • Laser Safety
  • Continuous Improvement in
    HSE Matters
  • New Projects and Challenges 
  • Equipment Certification
  • Sustainability
  • Communications
  • Nanoparticles
  • Incident/Accident Management
International Committee

John Anderson Jr.(Chair), FNAL
Paul Berkvens, ESRF
Enrico Cennini, CERN
Andreas Hoppe, DESY
Joseph C. Kenny, SLAC
Bert Manzlak, J-Lab
T.J. Sarlina, FNAL
Cynthia Sazama, FNAL
Suzanne Weber, FNAL


Fermi Research Alliance, LLC will host a reception on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, at 5:30 p.m. in the Gallery on the Second Floor Crossover of Wilson Hall.  All participants and companions are invited to attend.

A social event dinner will be held on Thursday, September 11, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. at Riverview Banquets in Batavia, Illinois. Tickets for this buffet dinner are $55 per person. Tickets must be purchased in advance on line.