Call for 2023 Presentations

Join world-class speakers, veteran trainers and the industry’s top professionals and share your experience with attendees at the 2023 SafeConnect Conference.

Deadline for submission is Friday, August 26, 2022. LEARN MORE

In partnership with AIMS International, the Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) is hosting SafeConnect: Western Canada’s Amusement Industry Safety Conference at the PNE: February 6-10, 2023

Held on the Pacific National Exhibition Grounds (home to Playland), SafeConnect is a safety training event that embraces industry-leading certification in an expansive and inclusive face-to-face environment.  Attendees will learn from world-class speakers, veteran trainers, and the industry’s top professionals sharing their expertise.  Industry partners are welcomed to share safety initiatives and messaging for the Pacific Northwest audience.

SafeConnect offers the AIMS certification program, connecting attendees from across North America through an onsite training seminar and tradeshow, culminating with the offering of AIMS certification exams for Maintenance, Inspection and Operations.

Attendees will build their own schedule, choosing from content aligned with both ASTM Standards and industry best-practices.  The long-lasting connections established through the SafeConnect Conference provides an invaluable exchange of information and unites safety professionals from around the world. Conference take-aways and actionable safety information can be carried home to share with colleagues and co-workers. SafeConnect is managed and produced by the Pacific National Exhibition and invites delegates from across the industry to participate.

2023 EARLY BIRD Registration will open in the Fall 

Successful 2022 SafeConnect Conference – Connects Industry!

SafeConnect hosted its inaugural conference from January 14-18, 2022 at the PNE in Vancouver, BC.  The conference would not have been possible without the tireless support from industry leaders, volunteer instructors and engaged attendees.  A big shout-out to all participants who made our inaugural year a memorable success!

Educational content for 2022 was applauded by participants. Click here to view the 2022 Curriculum