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EPAA ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2021 - “How can EPAA help the successful implementation of the EU Chemical Strategy for Sustainability”

Date

27 Oct 2021 14:00 to 17:00

Address

  Online
Belgium

Section

Energy

Event Description

27 October 2021 – 14:00-17:00, online

Due to the restrictions on travel and event organisation, the 2021 Annual Conference will take place online.

Moderator: Brian Maguire

Programme:

Time

Session

Content

Speakers

14:00

 

 

14:05

 

 

14:20

Opening and welcome address

Keynote I

 

 

Keynote II

Welcome Address by Deputy Director-General

The EU Chemical Strategy for Sustainability: a game changer for NAMs?

 

Hubert Gambs, Deputy Director – General DG GROW

Dorothee Funk-Weyer,
Vice President, BASF

 

Kristin Schreiber, Director DG GROW, European Commission

14:35

 

15:00

Session 1:

State of the Partnership

 

 

2021 at a glance: EPAA

Rob Roggeband, Industry Co-Chair EPAA, P&G

Mirror Group perspective

Emily McIvor, PETA/EPAA MG

15:15

 

Session 2:

EPAA Refinement Prize Ceremony

Refinement Prize 2021:

Presentation from the prize winner and her/his case study

Prize laureate (tbd)

(announced on the day)

15:30

 

 

15:45

Session 3

European Parliament update

“The role EPAA is expected to play in the implementation of the CSS”

MEP Tilly Metz  

Partnership for the Assessment of Risks from Chemicals [PARC]: Stakeholder Forum – How can EPAA contribute

Pascal Sanders, PARC Scientific coordinator/ANSES France

16:00

Session 4: Panel discussion and Questions & Answers

 

 

“The role of EPAA in CSS”

 

MEP Tilly Metz  

Emily McIvor, PETA/EPAA Mirror Group

Dorothee Funk-Weyer, BASF

Katrin Schutte, DG ENV  

Brigitte Simon-Hettich, Merck

Maurice Whelan, DG JRC

16:55

Closing remarks

 

Giacomo Mattino, EPAA Co-Chair, DG GROW, European Commission

 

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