Advancing the Culture of Safety and Risk Management in the Energy Sector

Meeting
Starts
November 22, 2019
8:30 am
Ends
November 22, 2019
12:00 pm
Venue
Harte Research Institute
Conference Center 127
6300 Ocean Drive, Corpus Christi, TX 78412

The Harte Research Institute for Gulf of Mexico Studies will host an informational panel discussion, Oil Spills and Deepwater Horizon, beginning at 9 a.m. Friday, November 22, 2019 in HRI Room 127 on the TAMUCC campus. This presentation is being made on behalf of the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program: “Advancing the Culture of Safety and Risk Management in the Energy Sector.” Members of the Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi community are invited to join us

Specific objectives for the project are:

  • Explore the U.S. industrial/commercial culture surrounding risk management and safety
  • Learn how U.S. industrial safety practices have evolved in response to accidents and challenges.
  • See industrial safety practices in action in the U.S. energy industry
  • Compare U.S. and Japanese industrial culture and evaluate whether some U.S. practices  could make a positive impact in Japan