Dr. Thorsten Gantevoort
Dr. Thorsten Gantevoort
Manager Business Unit FS Applications & Systems, Certifier of FS applications at TUV Rheinland | Germany

Thorsten Gantevoort has been renowned for his expertise in  the field of  safety of machines and plants for many years, with more than 30 presentations on conferences globally and publication on multiple professional journals. He also holds various workshops and trainings worldwide regarding the topic of Functional Safety and the standards EN 954-1, IEC 61508, IEC 62061 

Dr. Lim Kok Hwa
Dr. Lim Kok Hwa
Associate Professor and Program Director at Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) | Singapore

Lim Kok Hwa has completed his Master’s Degree of Chemical Engineering in National University of Singapore, and his Doctorate of Natural Science in Technische Universität München (TUM), Germany. He has owned numerous academic achievements, including the Materials Research Contribution Award by Asia Pacific Society for Materials Research in 2013, and has over 40 selected publications ...

Dr. Mark Skelton
Dr. Mark Skelton
Associate Professor and Program Director at RISKTEC | United Arab Emirates

Mark Skelton is a Principal Consultant based in Risktec’s Dubai office. After completing his PhD in nuclear physics in 1989, he wrote his first safety cases in 1990 for all of the UK’s ageing Magnox nuclear power station waste facilities. Over the following 27 years he has authored and reviewed many more safety cases ranging 

Mr. Colin Easton
Mr. Colin Easton
Safety Senior Expert, Trainer at EFSTAS | United Kingdom

Colin Easton has an international reputation for the provision of consultancy and training services, predominantly in the process industry sector, assisting clients to meet their legislative, regulatory, environment and safety obligations.  With in excess of 30 years of safety-related experience gained in Oil and Gas, Petrochemical, Power, Pharmaceutical, Fine Chemical and Carbon Capture and ...

Mr. Sujith Panikkar
Mr. Sujith Panikkar
Senior Safety Consultant at HIMA | Singapore

Sujith Panikkar has a Master’s Degree in Safety, Health and Environment Technology from National University of Singapore, Bachelors in Applied Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering from the University of Kerala, India and is a Certified Functional Safety Expert from TÜV Rheinland, TÜV SÜD and CFSE Board, USA. He has over 27 years of experience in the field of 

Mr. Jumpol Thojun
Mr. Jumpol Thojun
Explosion Protection Expert (ATEX, IECEx) at TUV Rheinland | Thailand

Jumpol Thojun finished his Master’s degrees of Business Administration and Engineering in Thammasat University, Thailand, and has been in the field of Electrical Engineering and Explosion Protection Service for 24 years. He is now working as Manager- Electrical Engineering, Explosion protection services at TÜV Rheinland Thailand Ltd. Professional Licenses Associate Electrical Engineer ...

Dr. Issam Mukhtar
Dr. Issam Mukhtar
Safety Senior Expert, Trainer at Schneider Electric | Australia

Graduated from Manchester University in 1977 with a PhD in Electrical Engineering, Dr Mukhtar has been involved with industrial instrumentation & controls design since 1978. For the last 20 years, he has been specifically focused on the installation and implementation of Safety Instrumented Systems in heavy industrial applications including Oil and gas,  power generation , ...

Mr. Nigel Stanley
Mr. Nigel Stanley
CTO- Operational Technology and Industrial Cyber Security CoE at OpenSky | United Kingdom

Nigel is a specialist in cyber security and business risk with nearly 30 years’ experience in the IT industry.  He is a well-recognised thought leader and subject matter expert capable of delivering complex cyber security projects across small, medium and large scale enterprises. He is Chief Technology Officer for the TÜV Rheinland Global OT Cyber