Saving Lives through Education.

The Global Excavation Safety Conference is the premiere international event dedicated to providing educational content and resources to help protect buried assets. The Conference, owned and produced by Infrastructure Resources, LLC, is the largest event in the underground damage prevention industry, drawing nearly 1,700 participants and offering 80+ hours of educational content. With conference sessions, comprehensive workshops, numerous networking events, and 120+ exhibitors, it is the place to be if you are committed to the mission of reducing damages.

Whether you have attended every Conference over the last 17 years, or if this is your first time, there are sessions and workshops for everybody. We offer numerous opportunities to learn new information directly related to your industry, to network with peers who understand your job function and to share ideas with dedicated professionals. We welcome your feedback and suggestions. Have something to share? Let us know at


With 80+ Conference Sessions developed and presented by industry experts, it can sometimes be difficult to determine which ones best fit your educational needs. Our sessions are categorized based on industry but we recognize the value in cross-discipline training and offer something for everyone. As a Conference attendee, you are always welcome to attend any session you wish.


There are a variety of networking events to get you in front of the people who will push you and your career to the next level. This event is attended by the important decision makers and thought leaders in the industry. Whether you’re dedicating time to visit networking events outside of the convention center, or just meeting with important people on your way between education sessions, this event surrounds you with a wealth of knowledge in the excavation safety and damage prevention industry.

Exhibit Hall

The Conference is the perfect place to check out the newest technology in the industry. Exhibitors premiere new products and services that make your job easier every year. Spending time on the exhibit floor is a great way to learn about industry advancements before anyone else. With the digging season starting soon after the Conference, you’ll be in the perfect position to get your team the equipment and knowledge to run at peak efficiency.