Attend the Summit and Awards

Register now for our early bird ticket rate.

Book your hotel room at the Palmer House Hilton with our special event rate.


About the Event


The Duty of Care Summit

Mark your calendars! This year, the Duty of Care Summit and Awards will take place in Chicago, IL at The Palmer House Hotel on Thursday 17 May 2018.

The Duty of Care Summit is a full day event, running from approximately 9am-4pm.

This year's agenda, based around the theme of Empowering Sustainability and Resilience, will address key issues such as the gig economy, data privacy, geopolitical influences and well-being. Leading organisations will promote topical discussions of the latest industry trends and best Practices in Duty of Care. Click here to view our current list of speakers. 

Dress code for the Duty of Care Summit is business attire (i.e.suits).


The Duty of Care Awards

After the Summit is the Duty of Care Awards gala dinner where our 2018 Duty of Care Awards winners will be announced.

The Duty of Care Awards recognise and honour the best practices for mitigating travel, health and security risks to workers abroad. The awards are global; applicable to all companies, institutions and NGOs, in all sectors.

Dress code for the Gala evening is black-tie and formal. Tuxedos are preferred. However, a dark, formal suit is also appropriate.






For more information on the Duty of Care Summit and Awards, please email us at