Return to 2019 Fall Meeting

This is a PRELIMINARY agenda. Changes can occur at the discretion of the Program Committee.  The final agenda will be available on the SCHC meeting App. We apologize for any disappointment or inconvenience.

Updated 9/19/2019

Tuesday, September 24

7:30-8:30       REGISTRATION - Continental Breakfast provided in Exhibit Hall
                       Hazard Communication Products Display is Open
                       View the list of Fall 2019 exhibitors

                       (view the list of Fall 2019 PDC Awardees) (view the full list of PDC Awardees)

Facilitator - Anne DeMasi, SCHC Program Committee

8:50-9:30       OSHA HazCom Update
                       Maureen Ruskin presentation // Sven Rundman presentation

 Maureen RuskinDeputy Director, Directorate of Standards and Guidance

 Sven J. Rundman III, Supervisory Industrial Hygienist
  U.S. DOL / OSHA Office of Health Enforcement

9:30-10:15     GHS In Canada

  Kim Godard, Ph.D.Director, Workplace Hazardous Materials
  Véronique Lalonde, Regulatory and Compliance and
          Enforcement Division Manager
  Health Canada 

10:15-10:30    Break - Hazard Communication Products Display is Open

10:30-11:15    UN GHS Revision 8 Overview of Major Changes

  Paul Brigandi, Executive Consultant
  CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc.

11:15-12:00    Update on SNURs and Nanomaterials

  Richard E. Engler, Ph.D.Director of Chemistry
  Bergeson & Campbell, P.C

12:00-1:30      Lunch (on your own - consider grabbing a small group for a networking lunch)
                       President's Luncheon (by invitation only)

                       Hazard Communication Products Display is Open


                        Facilitator - Tracy Graham, SCHC Program Committee

1:35-2:15        Current Status of Enforcement of ECHA Report on Quality of SDS

  Gill Pagliuca, CHCS Chair
  Denehurst Chemical Safety LTD

2:15-2:30        Break - Hazard Communication Products Display is Open

2:30-3:15        GHS in Asia

  Darlene K. Susa-Anderson, Senior Manager, Regulatory Affairs

3:15-4:30        GHS in Japan

                        Dr. Takeshi Morita, Senior Technical Specialist, Chemical Management
                        National Institute of Technology and Evaluation (NITE)

4:30-5:45         Committee Meetings - Hosted by the Committee Chairs
                         Review our committees and plan to attend a committee meeting!

6:00-8:00         Reception /  Hazard Communication Products Display
                         Food and Cash Bar provided

View the list of Fall 2019 exhibitors
Don't forget to get your passport stamped for a chance to win!!


Wednesday, September 25

8:00-8:30           Continental Breakfast provided

8:30-9:00           Business Meeting / Committee Reports 

                           Facilitator - Julia MacGregor-Peralta, SCHC Program Committee

9:00-9:50           GHS Labeling With Focus on Small Packages

     Barbara Lantry-Miller, Director, HazMat NAFTA Region
     Givaudan Flavor & Fragrance

     Globally Dis-harmonized System of Small Labeling: What to Do Now?

     James C. Lee, Senior Compliance Analyst
     Hach Company

9:50-10:30         Q&A with the experts

      Maureen Ruskin, Kim Godard, Véronique Lalonde,
      Gill Pagliuca, Dr. Takeshi Morita

10:30-10:45        Break

10:45-11:20        Maximising product stewardships learnings from life cycle assessment

      Craig Thomson, Head of New Business Development
      NCEC (part of Ricardo)

11:20-11:55        Section 4 of the SDS: Considerations for the Human Element

      Tanisha Upshaw, Director of Global Chemical Regulatory Affairs
       GSM Global Safety Management - Canceled

      Rennee Karlik, Regulatory Compliance Specialist
      GSM Global Safety Management

11:55-12:00         Concluding Remarks 

                            Jennifer L. Mahoney, SDSRP, SCHC President
                             CGI Technologies and Solutions Inc.

12:00                   Meeting Adjourns 

1:00-5:00             AIHA Registry Exam (Register via AIHA Registry Programs)

 Tag and follow #SCHCFall2019 on Facebook  and Twitter!  Engage with others and be eligible for social media awards and prizes. 


 Book the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel before August 30, 2019 (Rooms May Sell Out Before Cut-Off)

 Wish to Host a Dinner? Contact the Membership Committee

 AIHA Registry 

 Board Member Meeting Monday, September 23, 2019 - RSVP requested 

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