Panhandle Safety and Wellness Conference and Trade Show

September 20, 2018

Gering Civic Center
1050 M St, Gering, NE

Registration  \  Sponsorships  \  Exhibitors  \  Brochure

Coming to the Gering Civic Center again this year, the Panhandle Safety and Wellness Conference!

We're excited to deliver a full day of quality educational sessions and safety and wellness vendors to your front door. By partnering with the Panhandle Worksite Wellness Council  safety and wellness professionals will be able to attend sessions led by expert speakers, celebrate wellness and safety award recognition, and visit exhibitors to see the latest in safety and worksite wellness products and services.

Registration is now available online - sign up today!

2018 Keynote Speakerjeannesexson

Jeanne Sexson, will be sharing both practical and inspirational messaging during her three different sessions at the conference. 

Opening Keynote

Gain the Day - The effect of strain can affect our ability to think clearly, problem-solve effectively and can literally destroy our health (up to 85% of doctor visits are stress related). By using the methodologies for taking away the power stress exerts, we can weaken it's impact on us. Interactive, upbeat, and very practical, this presentation will provide suggestions to make us more resilient and able to "go the distance."

Breakout Session

Teams: Making Things Happen That Wouldn't Otherwise

Learn how to unite your employees around a common goal in this sesion that will cover:

  • The difference between functional and dysfunctional groups
  • Why teams fall apart
  • What successful teams have in common
  • Expectations and achievement
  • The role of freedom and empowerment
  • Key principles for leading teams through change
  • Energizing your team to achieve (even through uncertainty)

Closing Keynote

Lighten Up and Live

Combining a mixture of serious thoughts and fun, Lighten Up and Live explores the influences which help us find the upside to a down situation. Learn how the role of humor affects health, productivity, and our ability to break the power of the past to get a better grip on present challenges. Laugh and learn as you gain a more realistic balance and perspective for a more gratifying quality of life.

2018 Sponsors

Gold Level

      Chadron Community Hospital      regionalwest



Silver Level

  Panhandle Coop Assn Web      WNCClogo

Bronze Level



The Glienke Agency

Northwest Rural Public Power District

Wheatbelt Public Power District


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Panhandle Worksite Wellness Council 
PPHD/National Diabetes Prevention Program 
PPHD/Tobacco Free Nebraska 
Panhandle Partnership
NDOL On-Site Safety & Health Consultation Program 
Panhandle Trails 
Holly Wade Wellness


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