Programme

  1. Registration

  2. Welcome

    Co-Chairs:

    Cissie Yeung Cissie Yeung
    Product Regulatory Manager APME - Downsteam, Shell Eastern Petroleum, Singapore
    Leendert van Dijk Leendert van Dijk
    Manager Product Stewardship and Regulatory Affairs AP, Eastman Chemical Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
  3. Session 1 – Developments in China
  4. China: Overview of chemicals legislation

    • Overview of chemical management policies in China (briefly);
    • General introduction of China REACH;
    • Frequent problems under China REACH with advice and practical experiences;
    • Case analysis
    Eric Xiong Eric Xiong
    Head of Industrial Chemicals Sector, ‎Hangzhou REACH Technology Group
  5. China: Industry perspective

    • China new chemical registration guidance revision
    • Experience of authority audit for new chemical compliance
    • Experience and learning for SDS/label requirement in custom
    Jeff Li Jeff Li
    Principal Scientist, Procter & Gamble, China
  6. China RoHS 2

    • Overview of requirements for the Newly In-Scope
    • Similarities between the new requirements and the old requirements 
    • Key differences and their implications
    • What's still to come: the steps to substance restriction
    • Recommendations for manufacturers
    • Recommendations for industry associations.
    Michael Kirschner Michael Kirschner
    President, Design Chain Associates, LLC, United States
  7. Q&A session

  8. Refreshments and networking

  9. Session 2 – Developments elsewhere in Asia
  10. South Korea: Updates to K-REACH

    • Current progress of K-REACH implementation
    • K-REACH Amendment
    • What to prepare for the upcoming changes
    Junho Lee Junho Lee
    Director, CIRS Group Korea, South Korea
  11. Singapore: National Chemical Management and GHS Task Force and Singapore Standards

    • Overview of Singapore’s National Chemical Management and GHS Task Force
      GHS implementation in Singapore
    • Regulatory requirements and overview of Singapore Standard on hazard communication for hazardous chemicals and dangerous goods
    Soo Sze Mun Soo Sze Mun
    Occupational Hygiene, OSH Specialist Department, OSH Division, MOM
  12. Q&A session

  13. Lunch

  14. Indonesia: regulatory update

    Muhammad Khayam Muhammad Khayam
    Directorate of Upstream Chemical Industry, Ministry of Industry
  15. Japan: Regulatory update

    • Two main chemical regulations in Japan
    • Chemical substances control Law (CSCL) and its amendments
    • Industrial Safety and Health Law
    Shiho Morita Shiho Morita
    Senior Regulatory Expert, Dr. Knoell
  16. Taiwan: regulatory update

    • Framework and Regulation Introduction
    • Multiple Ways of Counseling and Statistics updated
    • Law amendments in 2017 (Still in Progress)
    • FAQ
    • Achievement and the Strategies for Future
    Ya-Hui (Cherish) Ni Ya-Hui (Cherish) Ni
    Deputy General Manager(Vice President), Environment Resource & Information Co Ltd
  17. Taiwan: a practical perspective on the regulation

    • Comparison of current regulations: Taiwan, Korea and EU
    • Dossier preparation: key points
    Ken Liu Ken Liu
    Principal Consultant, ERM Taiwan
  18. Q&A session

  19. Refreshments and networking

  20. Industry panel session: Practical compliance issues

    Keng Meng Khoo Keng Meng Khoo
    Head of Regulatory Assurance (South-East Asia), Lonza Specialty Ingredients, Lonza
    Cissie Yeung Cissie Yeung
    Product Regulatory Manager APME - Downsteam, Shell Eastern Petroleum, Singapore
    Leendert van Dijk Leendert van Dijk
    Manager Product Stewardship and Regulatory Affairs AP, Eastman Chemical Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
    Gil Perez Gil Perez
    Director, Global Product Stewardship Global SK-II. Global Chemicals Management - Asia, Procter & Gamble International Operations Singapore SA Branch
  21. Close of day one

  22. Cocktail reception

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