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Networking Events

Connect and collaborate with fellow conference delegates to help shape change for the future world of work.

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Opening Ceremony

Sydney, Australia

Join us at the Opening Ceremony to set the stage for the 23rd World Congress for Safety and Health at Work.

We'll hear from our hosts, the 23rd World Congress President and enjoy live performances to kick off an exciting week of making connections, collaborating, learning - and building a better future of work for all. 

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Welcome Reception

Sydney, Australia

Join the Welcome Reception directly after the Opening Ceremony, as your first opportunity to make connections and build international friendships. Enjoy delicious canapés, delightful company, and live entertainment on the eve of the World Congress. 


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Australia Night Gala Event

Sydney, Australia

Immerse yourself in a fabulous evening under the stars. Set against the backdrop of Sydney’s most famous icons, enjoy locally sourced food from some of Australia’s best producers. Treat yourself to delectable eats, live entertainment, and unforgettable memory-making.


Over 4,000 delegates

Join industry business leaders, decision-makers, work health and safety professionals and experts in a series of social events, roundtable conversation groups, technical tours, workshops and more. These sessions are your chance to connect and network with fellow conference delegates to help shape change for the future world of work.


More than 120 countries

Attend the World Congress to learn and develop, showcase your expertise with neighbouring countries or connect with local industry experts. Join us to share your stories, perspectives and learnings with delegates from around the world.

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