Upcoming Seminars & Webinars

February 2018

TSCA Reform Implementation Seminar: Impacts and Best Practices for the New Chemicals Law, February 7, 2018, Lansing, Michigan

The Michigan Chemistry Council presents a unique and valuable seminar, featuring top-notch experts and a panel of chemical and automotive sector practitioners, that will offer insights into the impacts of TSCA reform as well as best practices for your company or clients to successfully navigate the challenges of new regulations. Lynn L. Bergeson, President of The Acta Group (Acta®), will present on TSCA implementation and upcoming activities as the keynote speaker.  The first 20 in-person registrants will also receive a complimentary copy of “New TSCA: A Guide to the Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act and Its Implementation,” authored and edited by Ms. Bergeson and Charles M. Auer, Senior Regulatory and Policy Advisor at Acta, and co-authored by other members of Acta's outstanding TSCA practice group. 

WEBINAR - - Chemical Regulation in 2018: A Sneak Preview of Things to Come, February 8, 2018, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. EST

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) and Bloomberg BNA are pleased to present “Chemical Regulation in 2018: A Sneak Preview of Things to Come,” the first webinar in the B&C/Bloomberg BNA 2018 Chemical Policy Summit Series. Join us for a focused discussion, featuring Nancy B. Beck, Ph.D., a top EPA Administration leader, of priorities facing EPA’s Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP), focusing on Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) implementation issues and many hot topics in the pesticide area including Endangered Species Act (ESA) and Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) issues including glyphosate, pollinators, and much more. 

Environmental Law 2018, February 8-9, 2018, Washington D.C. and Via Webcast

The American Law Institute (ALI) and the Environmental Law Institute (ELI) present “Environmental Law 2018,” a two day course for lawyers and environmental professionals covering key developments in our natural resources, climate, chemical, and endangered species law, as well as what is ahead from the Supreme Court and under the current Administration and Congress. Lynn L. Bergeson, President of The Acta Group (Acta®), will present “TSCA, FIFRA, and Chemical Regulation: Federal and State Perspectives.”

Where Do We Stand on Alternative Testing? Looking back and peering forward, February 20-21, 2018, Los Angeles, California

The University of California Center for Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology (UC CEIN) presents “Where Do We Stand on Alternative Testing? Looking back and peering forward,” a two-day workshop bringing together opinion leaders to discuss the past decade of nano-government. Lynn L. Bergeson, President of The Acta Group (Acta®), will participate. 

March 2018

GlobalChem 2018, February 28 - March 2, 2018, Washington, D.C.

For over 30 years, GlobalChem has been the chemical industry’s premier policy and regulatory conference of its kind. Each year, this annual gathering of industry professionals offers a valuable opportunity to review key developments in the global chemicals management arena while looking ahead to some of the most pressing issues the industry faces. The Acta Group (Acta®) is a proud sponsor.

Advanced Bioeconomy Leadership Conference on Development & Deployment, February 28 - March 2, 2018, Washington, D.C.

ABLC 2018 is a connected series of five conferences on the most important issues in the bioeconomy. These conferences provide updates from key government agencies, an opening session with the heads of top trade organizations, and information on policy, finance, partnerships, world class R&D, and effective scale-up. Richard E. Engler, Ph.D., Senior Chemist at The Acta Group (Acta®) and Lauren Graham, Ph.D., chemist at Acta, with will present.

Toxic Torts and Environmental Law, March 1-2, 2018, Nashville, Tennessee

DRI’s Toxic Torts and Environmental Law Committee, in conjunction with the American Chemistry Council (ACC), presents “Toxic Torts and Environmental Law: Building a Modern Toolkit to Face Emerging Issues.” This two day conference features the latest science and regulatory developments for both litigators and counselors to learn new hits and old standards. Lynn L. Bergeson, President of The Acta Group (Acta®), and James J. Jones, Executive Vice President at the Consumer Specialty Products Association, will present “New TSCA: Repercussions in Commercial Transactions, Supply Chain Relationships, and Toxic Tort and Product Liability Law.”

TRFA Spring Meeting, March 11-14, 2018, Nashville, Tennessee

The Thermoset Resin Formulators Association (TRFA) 2018 Annual Meeting & Short Course provides an opportunity to deepen established industry and professional relationships and develop new ones with industry leaders who can provide information on issues that are a common concern for thermoset resin formulators and their suppliers. Lynn L. Bergeson, President of The Acta Group (Acta®), will present. 

April 2018

WEBINAR - - FIFRA Hot Topics, April 10, 2018, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EDT

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) and Bloomberg BNA are pleased to present “FIFRA Hot Topics,” the second webinar in the 2018 Chemical Policy Summit Series. Registration information will be posted when it becomes available.

ABA Spring Conference, April, 18-20, 2018, Orlando, Florida

The ABA Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources’ 47th Annual Spring Conference will explore the key topics and issues confronting environmental, energy, and resources lawyers today. Lynn L. Bergeson, President of The Acta Group (Acta®), will present “The New Administration on the World Stage: From NAFTA to Paris, ozone, oceans, chemicals, and e-waste.”

Society for Chemical Hazard Communication (SCHC) Spring 2018 Meeting, April 21-25, 2018, Orlando, Florida

The SCHC Spring 2018 Meeting includes professional development courses, a board meeting open to all members, and a general meeting with poster session. Michael S. Wenk, M.S., Senior Regulatory Consultant with The Acta Group (Acta®), will present on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling of Chemicals (GHS) in Central America and Mexico.

NACD Washington Fly-In, April 25-26, 2018, Arlington, Virginia

The NACD Washington Fly-In brings chemical distributors and their supply chain partners from around the country meet with their elected officials in Washington, DC to educate Members of Congress and push for important policy goals. Meeting face-to-face with legislators is the most effective way to get your message heard on Capitol Hill. The Acta Group (Acta®) associate Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®), is a proud sponsor. 

June 2018

Doing Business in and with Emerging Markets 2018, June 5, 2018, New York, New York and Via Webinar

Doing Business in and with Emerging Markets 2018, hosted by the Practicing Law Institute (PLI), will provide a comprehensive overview of the most pressing legal issues involved in international deal making in and with emerging markets, including clearing regulatory hurdles. Lynn L. Bergeson, President of The Acta Group (Acta®), will present. 

WEBINAR - - TSCA at 2: An Update on Implementation and Hot Topics, June 20, 2018, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EDT

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) and Bloomberg BNA are pleased to present “TSCA at 2: An Update on Implementation and Hot Topics,” the third webinar in the 2018 Chemical Policy Summit Series. Registration information will be posted when it becomes available.

GC&E Conference, June 18-20, 2018, Portland, Oregon

The Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference (GC&E) has been a meeting ground for advancing sustainable science and solutions since 1996. Hosted by the American Chemical Society’s (ACS) Green Chemistry Institute, powered by leading thinkers in the field, and supported by many companies and organizations, the 22nd annual event will be will be held in Portland, Oregon on Monday June 18 to Wednesday June 20, 2018.

September 2018

WEBINAR - - TSCA Confidential Business Information and Generic Naming: Analyzing the New Rules, September 18, 2018, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EDT

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) and Bloomberg BNA are pleased to present “TSCA Confidential Business Information and Generic Naming: Analyzing the New Rules,” the fourth webinar in the 2018 Chemical Policy Summit Series. Registration information will be posted when it becomes available.

December 2018

WEBINAR - - Chemical Regulation After the Mid-Terms: Who's In, Who's Out, and What's Up?, December 11, 2018, 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. EST

Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C®) and Bloomberg BNA are pleased to present “Chemical Regulation After the Mid-Terms: Who's In, Who's Out, and What's Up?,” the fifth and final webinar in the 2018 Chemical Policy Summit Series. Registration information will be posted when it becomes available.


 
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