17.03. - 18.03.2020, Leonardo Royal Hotel Köln - Am Stadtwald
• BPR and Medical Device Regulation (MDR)
• New challenges of data sharing under the BPR
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Get-Together on Monday, 16 March 2020
Tuesday, 17 March 2020
8.30 Registration & coffee
9.00 Welcome address by Akademie Fresenius and introduction by the Chair
Martinus Nagtzaam, European Commission, Belgium
Carmen Estevan Martínez, European Chemicals Agency (ECHA), Finland
Mary Iakovidou, Swedish Chemicals Agency (KEMI), Sweden
10.25 Coffee break
Sam Lee, Chemtopia, South Korea
Stine Jensen, Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Denmark
Andy Adams, Bayer Crop Science, France
12.10 Panel discussion
David Ashworth, Klarus Consulting, United Kingdom
Andrew Goodyear, ERM, United Kingdom
15.05 Coffee break
Darren Abrahams, Steptoe & Johnson, Belgium
Hannah Widemann, Steptoe & Johnson, Belgium
Anna Brock, Ecolab, Germany
16.40 Panel discussion
17.20 End of the first conference day
18.15 Departure time for the evening event
After the end of the first conference day, Akademie Fresenius would like to invite you to a leisurely dinner at the restaurant Joseph’s in the Rheinau harbour. You have the opportunity of better getting to know other participants you met during the day over a relaxed meal. Don’t miss out on this opportunity!
9.00 Welcome address by the Chair
Samantha Champ, BASF, Germany
Tatjana Röder, aquagroup, Germany
Dominik Altmann, Environment Agency Austria, Austria
Marcel Hulsman, Board for the Authorisation of Plant Protection Products and Biocides (Ctgb), The Netherlands
10.25 Coffee break
Nathalie Hanon, Cethra, Spain
Michael Werner, Prosacon, Germany
Ian Watt, DowDuPont, United Kingdom
12.10 Panel discussion
13.00 Lunch and end of the conference
Steptoe & Johnson, Belgium
Darren Abrahams enables clients throughout the chemicals and life sciences supply chain to get and keep their products on the European Union market. He focuses on defense of products through strategic advice, advocacy before institutions and agencies, and litigation before EU and national courts and tribunals. He has a wealth of experience with the EU regulation of biocidal products, plant protection products (agrochemicals), REACH, classification, labelling and packaging, GM food and feed, cosmetics, and endocrine disruptors. Darren is recognized Europe-wide for his Environment and Agro/Food practice by Chambers Europe, who quotes clients’ praise for his work: "he is very knowledgeable and experienced in his field - a very good communicator who is responsive and strategically savvy."mehrweniger
Bayer Crop Science, France
Andy Adams has many years of experience working in European regulatory affairs for biocides and moved into a public and governmental affairs role at Bayer CropScience in 2014 where he is now the Global Issues Lead for Insecticides and Fungicides. With specific focus on endocrine disruptors, he currently represents Crop Life International and the ECPA as Chair of their ED Expert Groups.mehrweniger
Environment Agency Austria, Austria
Dominik Altmann is Ecotoxicologist and joined the Environment Agency Austria in 2012. He is evaluating active substance approvals und product applications and has been the project manager for the approval procedure of active substances since 2013.mehrweniger
Klarus Consulting, United Kingdom
David Ashworth is the Managing Director of Klarus Consulting, which advises the biocides and biocidal products community on building and delivering safe and effective claims. He is also Chairman of BluTest, a contract microbiology testing and development company.mehrweniger
Anna Brock joined the biocide group of Ecolab’s Regulatory Affairs department in 2014. In her role as a dossier manager she has worked on national biocide registrations and is managing biocidal active substances and product dossiers under the BPR.mehrweniger
Samantha Champ is currently employed by BASF, leading the regulatory affairs team for Biocides Europe, in the company’s Care Chemicals division. Her responsibilities cover all BPR activities, national biocide registration schemes and borderline legislations such as cosmetics and medical products. Since 2018 she is the Chair of the CEFIC European Biocides Product Forum.mehrweniger
Carmen Estevan Martínez
European Chemicals Agency (ECHA), Finland
Carmen Estevan Martinez joined ECHA’s Biocides Assessment Unit in 2014 and is currently the Process Coordination for the active substance approval process. She has been the Chair of the ad hoc Biocidal Product Committee Working Group on the Human Exposure (HEAdhoc) since 2016.mehrweniger
ERM , United Kingdom
Andrew Goodyear has over thirty years’ experience in regulation and risk assessment of chemicals, working in industry, contract research and consultancy sectors. Andrew has concentrated on the regulation of biocides since 2007 and has a lead consulting position providing technical advice, regulatory awareness and strategy for a wide range of biocide companies supporting active substance approval and product authorisation within the EU. Andrew has a background in the environmental fate and behaviour of chemicals. Andrew lives and works in Harrogate in the UK. He has a Degree in Chemistry and is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry in the UK.mehrweniger
Nathalie has over 20 years of experience, in the plant protection products business as well in the biocide business. Among her past activities she has led the EU Regulatory department of a major biocides production company. For more than two years, Nathalie has been appointed Manager of CEHTRA SL (Spain) and head the EU Biocides group of CEHTRA SAS (an EU/WW Regulatory compliance company).mehrweniger
Board for the Authorisation of Plant Protection Products and Biocides (Ctgb), The Netherlands
Swedish Chemicals Agency (KEMI), Sweden
Mary Iakovidou represents Sweden at the Standing Committee and Competent Authority meetings for biocides. She acted as expert adviser during the negotiation of Biocidal Products Regulation and also has recently monitored developments in chemical legislation review and forward planning on chemical policy within the EU.mehrweniger
Danish Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Denmark
Stine Jensen is a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and has been working as a Toxicologist at the Danish Environmental Protection Agency since June 2018.mehrweniger
Chemtopia, South Korea
Sam Lee is currently working in K-BPR regulatory affairs as a Junior Consultant in Chemtopia. He participated in a project of the South Korea Ministry of Environment on the legislation of K-BPR sub regulation and K-BPR regulatory consulting support for small and middle sized enterprises.mehrweniger
European Commission, Belgium
Tatjana Röder studied at the University of Regensburg (Germany) and the University of Boulder, CO (USA). After graduation (M.A.) she worked for a management consultancy company in telecommunication. Afterwards she gained expertise in customer relation management and to complete her portfolio she achieved a diploma in communications management. Tatjana has accompanied aquagroup AG from the very beginning in 2004, starting off in order processing, customer relation management and technical support. Today she is responsible for business development, IT, marketing and - last but not least - regulatory issues. Since aquagroup is specialized in building in-situ devices to generate active chlorine from sodium chloride by electrolysis, her special interests are in-situ active substances and products. She has published several articles on this topic.mehrweniger
DowDuPont, United Kingdom
Ian Watt is the Global Advocacy and Government Affairs Manager for the Microbial Control business within the Industrial Biosciences division of DowDuPont. Ian has a degree in chemical engineering and a career spanning more than 20 years in biocides, comprising commercial management and regulatory and product stewardship functions. Ian is currently Vice-Chair of the CEFIC European Biocidal Products Forum.mehrweniger
Michael Werner is a Chemist and Eurotox registered Toxicologist with an over 20 years track record in hazard, exposure and risk assessments in various regulatory areas including classification and labelling. In his present role as a Senior Regulatory Affairs Manager and Assistant to the Managing Director, he leads the biocides team and provides regulatory as well as scientific/technical advice to clients for the preparation of biocidal active substance/product dossiers. Another focus of his work is the development of tailor-made dossier strategies for the authorisation of biocidal products/product families including animal safety and dietary risk assessment of biocides.mehrweniger
Steptoe & Johnson, Belgium
Hannah Widemann advises clients on EU regulatory compliance questions in the areas of chemical and product regulations, including REACH, CLP, biocides, plant protection products, and fertilizers. Her work includes product defense and litigation strategies before the European Court of Justice and the Board of Appeal of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA), as well as supporting clients with (data sharing) negotiations, contracts, and potential disputes.mehrweniger
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