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KICOH 2021 Conference on Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

Sunday, June 20, 2021
KICOH 2021 Conference   on    Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene

‘Kuwait International Conference on Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene-KICOH 2021’. This conference will be accompanied by an Virtual Expo and will be held on 3 & 4 November 2021 from 08:00 AM to 1:00 PM. This conference, the first of its kind in Kuwait and in the region focusing on this niche category of HSE, will be conducted on an attractive VIRTUAL PLATFORM due to the ongoing pandemic.

To quote the words of Dr. Waleed Khaled Al-Harbi, Conference Chair and Team Leader, Medical, KNPC, “KICOH 2021 provides an ideal forum for the participants to know the best practices which will enable them improve their organization’s Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene Program. In this two-day forum, the delegates will hear from top industry professionals, subject matter experts & academicians in the field of Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene from across the globe and gather vital information and finer details of best practices in the field of OH & IH, especially in Oil & Gas sector. The expo planned alongside the conference will showcase OH & IH products & services from across the globe”.

“We are excited to be associated with various organization like Kuwait National Petroleum company (KNPC), American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA), British Occupational Hygiene Association (BOHS), International Occupational Hygiene Association (IOHA), Malaysian Industrial Hygiene Association (MIHA), Human Factors & Ergonomics Association of Malaysia (HFEM) in organizing this virtual Conference & Expo, which will provide an excellent opportunity for networking among the delegates and speakers” said Mr. Ang Ching Yew, Director, VCONEX. The Conference Organizing Committee further informed, “the theme of the conference, ‘Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene Beyond Horizon’, best reflects the fact that this premier event will champion the importance of Occupational Health & Industrial Hygiene in Oil & Gas sector”. They further added, “the virtual conference platform is designed not only to enable delegates participate in live sessions but also enable them view recorded sessions at their convenience 24X7”. “We gather to energize, accelerate and demand the imperative of change”, said Conference Manager, Mohammad Riaz Shareef.

The Conference Organizing Committee agrees the urgent need for the industry to accelerate adoption of innovative technologies and new way of works to improve the workplace safety. With KICOH, we under the Chairperson, with the support of KNPC and other global Organizations see this as a call to the community to embrace change through inculcating a margin mindset. This is done through the utilization of technology and innovative solution to lower the injuries and minimize production lose due to incidents and absentees. We must do this to ensure the sustainability of the industry, with special emphasis on Health & Hygiene, which is need of the hour under covid19 pandemic situation. To know more about the event, visit:

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Mohiuddeen M K S
Monday, June 21, 2021
It is an excellent opportunity. We should make use of this wonderful conference by submitting Technical Papers and registering for the conference.

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