Programme

  1. Session 1: Developments in Asia continued
  2. Updates on Indonesia, Laos, Cambodia and Singapore

    • Overview on Chemical Control Legislation in Indonesia, Laos, Cambodia and Singapore
    • Recent updates
    • Challenges
    Piyatida (Tung) Pukclai Piyatida (Tung) Pukclai
    Regional Business Development Director (Asia-Pacific), Dr. Knoell Consult Thai Co., Ltd., Thailand
  3. Regulatory updates from Vietnam

    Nhat Nguyen Nhat Nguyen
    Chief Analyst, Chemical Watch, United States
  4. Regulatory updates from India

    Vivek Veerbhan Vivek Veerbhan
    Head-Regulatory Affairs & Government Relations, Lonza India Pvt.Ltd, India
  5. Updates from Australia and New Zealand: The new Australian Industrial Chemical Introduction Scheme and NZ Hazardous Substance changes

    • An overview of the new scheme -  Australian Industrial Chemicals Introduction Scheme (AICIS). Are you ready?
    • NZ EPA are proposing to update the current HSNO classification system to a more recent version of the Globally Harmonised System of Classification and Labelling (GHS)
    Nick Zovko Nick Zovko
    Regulatory Policy Manager, Chemistry Australia
  6. Q&A

  7. Refreshments

  8. Session 2: Global developments
  9. REACH update: Current issues

    • EU Action plan to ensure compliance
    • Enforcement focus
    • Next steps: what do we expect from now on?
    Mercedes Vinas Mercedes Vinas
    Head of Unit C1 – Dossier Submission and PIC, ECHA
  10. A UK lawyer's perspective on Brexit and UK chemicals regulation: Is the UK prepared? A video presentation

    Simon Tilling Simon Tilling
    Partner, Burges Salmon LLP, UK
  11. Status of REACH risk management programmes (authorisation and restrictions)

    Hugo Waeterschoot Hugo Waeterschoot
    REACH Advisor, Eurometaux, Belgium
  12. Q&A

  13. Lunch

  14. Regulatory Landscape in The Americas

    • The Canada CMP
    • US TSCA
    • Latin America
    Dan Bastien Dan Bastien
    Associate Director, Chemical Group, Intertek, Canada
  15. Updates from the Middle East - a video presentation

    Michael Wenk Michael Wenk
    Senior Regulatory Consultant, ACTA
  16. Eurasia-REACH

    • Where are we now with the development of  2nd tier legislative acts and authorities
    • Importance of Inventory Notification
    • Registration process of existing chemicals and New substances notification
    • Updated SDS requirements
    • Open questions and hurdles for foreign companies
    Jouni Honkavaara Jouni Honkavaara
    Partner, CEO, REACHLaw, Finland
  17. Q&A

  18. Refreshments

  19. Update on activities at APEC

    Cissie Yeung Cissie Yeung
    Product Regulatory Manager APME - Downsteam, Shell Eastern Petroleum
  20. Reflections on global data sharing

    Willi Muenninghoff Willi Muenninghoff
    Global Business Development Director, REACH Centrum SA
  21. Q&A

  22. Close of summit