Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger III To Keynote At The Fifth Annual International Auto Glass Safety (AGRSS) Conference

Date: 3 July 2009
Source: AGRSS
Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger III will address attendees at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas on November 5, 2009, during the Fifth Annual International Auto Glass Safety Conference sponsored by the AGRSS Council Inc.

The keynote address will take place Thursday morning during the conference. Captain Sullenberger will speak on planning for safety and personal responsibility.
 
He will alsohold a private breakfast with members of AGRSS-registered companies prior to the speech. Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger III became a recent hero when he skillfully landed US Airways Flight 1549 in the Hudson River. His knowledge of safety allowed him to successfully land his plane on the water and save all 155 passengers.“Hearing from Captain Sullenberger, a man whose persistence in the field of safety was proven back on January 15, is an ideal fit for the AGRSS-registered companies and those in the auto glass industry who hold safety first as their top priority,” said Debra Levy, president of the AGRSS Council Inc. “We hope our attendees are able to come away with a greater understanding of what a difference their diligence in safety can make as it did in Captain Sullenberger’s case,” added Levy.
 
“We are also thankful to our sponsors, AGRR Magazine, Glass America, Mygrant Glass, PGW ARG and PGW LYNX Services in co-operation with NACE and DuPont Performance Coatings, for making Captain Sullenberger’s appearance possible,” said Levy.
 
In addition to being a pilot, Captain Sullenberger is the founder and chief executive officer of Safety Reliability Methods Inc. (SRM). SRM is a company who aims to achieve the highest levels of safety, performance and reliability to organizations based on the most effective methods available.
 
Sullenberger has also provided suggestions to improve operational safety with company gate charts; increase situational awareness on taxiways; and helped to lead all aviation groups to adopt a safer, more uniformed standard for departure procedures. Registration for the International Auto Glass Safety Conference opens on June 30, 2009. For more details and to register visit www.agrss.com/conference.
 
The Auto Glass Replacement Safety Standards (AGRSS) Council Inc. is the not-for-profit organization dedicated to the safe replacement of auto glass. AGRSS was founded and is supported by companies in the auto glass replacement industry that keep safe installation as their primary goal. The Council is also accredited by the American National Standard Institute (ANSI) – a standard development organization – and has developed North America’s only auto glass replacement standard, the AGRSS Standard (ANSI/AGRSS 002-2002). The AGRSS Standard addresses procedures, education and product performance.
 
For more information on the International Auto Glass Safety Conference, and for a full schedule visit www.agrss.com/conference.

600450 Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger III To Keynote At The Fifth Annual International Auto Glass Safety (AGRSS) Conference glassonweb.com

Others also read

Luminous White Walls at Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal 1
Luminous White Walls at Frankfurt Airport’s Terminal 1.
SEKISUI S-Lec B.V. at Glasstec 2018
From 23rd until 26th October 2018 SEKISUI S-Lec B.V. will be present at the 25th edition of Glasstec, the international Trade Fair for glazing held at Messe Düsseldorf in Germany.
Diamonds are forever at new Crossrail station
Artwork doesn’t usually measure over 50 metres long and weigh several tonnes, but that’s the challenge that Wrightstyle has to overcome as it completes work on Farringdon station on London’s Crossrail project.
A perspective of glass and the terrorist threat
Jane Embury, Wrightstyle’s marketing director, looks at how blast-resistant glazing came about.
NEW: arcon sunbelt D oHT - the complete product range is available now
One product, two solutions - arcon sunbelt D oHT (optional heat treatable) makes a lot of things easier: You can use one and the same base glass as non-toughened float glass or thermally toughened glass (tempered/heat-strengthened safety glass).
Tvitec has been granted the Isolar Award 2018 for the sustainable glazing of its landmark project in Washington, DC.
Isolar Glas, one of the main European glass fabricator association has granted Tvitec System Glass the “Most Representative Project Award” for its performance on the glazing of 1100 15th Street Midtown Center.

From industry

Schaliënhoevedreef 20-D,
2800 Mechelen
Belgium

10924 Granite Street, Suite 200
Charlotte, NC 28273
United States

Is Kuleleri, Kule: 2, Kat: 22, 4. Levent
34330 Levent-Istanbul/İstanbul
Turkey

Portuetxe bidea 18
20018 San Sebastián (Gipuzkoa) Guipúzcoa
Spain

NEWS RELATED PRODUCTS

Add new comment