Food, Chemical & Pharmaceutical Law
Conference | 13.11.2019 | Frankfurt/Main | Language: English

Biocides: What Does the Future Hold?

On 13 November Lexxion Publisher will host, in cooperation with Steptoe & Johnson, a full-day conference on emerging issues concerning the regulation of biocides in Europe and beyond. Taking place in Frankfurt, the event will include speakers from industry and regulatory bodies as well as consultants. After each presentation you will have the opportunity to discuss your questions will relevant experts. The seminar will end with a panel on authorisation routes for biocidal products with industry, legal, technical and regulatory representatives sharing their perspectives.
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This autumn Lexxion Publisher and Steptoe are hosting a conference on the European and international regulation of biocides. Regulators will be joined by experts from the private sector, industry associations and consultancies. Topics will include:

  • Latest regulatory developments
  • Endocrine disrupting properties
  • Global biocides regulation
  • In-situ systems
  • Brexit
  • Differentiation between BPs and other product groups/treated article
  • Food contact materials and biocides

 

In addition, our experts will be available to discuss any other issue you may want to explore.

Wednesday, 13 November | 09:00 - 17:30

09:00

Registration

09:25

Welcome Notes

09:30

What’s New and What’s Coming Next

ECHA (tba)

10:00

What’s New and What’s Coming Next

Commission (tba)

10:30

Discussion

10:45

Coffee Break

11:05

Endocrine Disrupting Properties

  • The EU ED Guidance – requirements and first experiences
  • ED assessment of actives and biocidal products, co-formulant screening approach
  • Testing vs non-testing – what is “sufficiently investigated”
  • Practical implications and regulatory consequences
Hanna Mitze knoell Germany GmbH, Leverkusen
11:35

Q & A

11:45

Towards Global Harmonization of Registration of Biocides

  • Biocides/what are they/why important
  • Global registration and dossiers
  • Data challenges
  • Harmonisation – vision and need/ incentives and drivers/ challenges and barriers
David Dillon Exponent, Harrogate
12:15

Q & A

12:25

In Situ Generation Systems (IGS) under the BPR Systems

  • Management of product authorisation for in situ cases
  • Generation with and without precursor
  • Current and future developments
Henning Krüger JurSolution, Dortmund
12:55

Q & A

13:00

Lunch

14:00

Brexit – What to Do to Ensure Continued Market Access

  • In the EU
  • In the UK
Darren Abrahams Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Brussels
Hannah Widemann Associate, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Brussels
14:30

Q & A

14:35

Differentiation between BPs and other Product Groups/Treated Articles

Evelyn Roßkamp German chemical industry association (VCI), Frankfurt
15:05

Q & A

15:10

Biocides in Food Contact Materials Applications

  • Dual requirements for active substances
  • The MRL concept
  • Regulatory developments in harmonized FCM legislation
Anna Gergely Director EHS Regulatory, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Brussels
15:40

Q & A

15:45

Coffee break

16:00

Panel – Challenges and Opportunities of Biocidal Product Authorisations

  • Industry perspective
  • Authority perspective
  • Legal perspective  (Eléonore Mullier, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Brussels)
Eléonore Mullier Senior Associate, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Brussels
17:00

Interactive Panel Discussion

17:30

End of the Conference

Speakers

Hanna Mitze
knoell Germany GmbH, Leverkusen

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David Dillon
Exponent, Harrogate

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Henning Krüger
JurSolution, Dortmund

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Darren Abrahams
Partner, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Brussels

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Hannah Widemann
Associate, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Brussels

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Evelyn Roßkamp
German chemical industry association (VCI), Frankfurt

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Anna Gergely
Director EHS Regulatory, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Brussels

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Eléonore Mullier
Senior Associate, Steptoe & Johnson LLP, Brussels

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Venue

Wilhelm-Leuschner-Straße 43
Frankfurt/Main, Germany
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Conference | 13.11.2019 | Frankfurt/Main | Language English

Participation Fees
€ 495,00 (excl. VAT*) Reduced fee for public authorities
€ 595,00 (excl. VAT*) Regular fee

Discount for StoffR subscribers: € 50,-
Early Bird Discount before 31 August 2019: 10%

*The German VAT of 19% will be added.

Seating limit
The number of seats is limited. Registrations will be accepted first come, first served.


If you were unable to make it to the workshop you may want to order a copy of the printed material including the access data to all presentations shown during the event. The price is 129€ (excl. of VAT). If interested, please contact: usche@lexxion.eu

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Biocides: What Does the Future Hold?
Regular fee
€595,00 N/A
Biocides: What Does the Future Hold?
Regular fee plus €50 discount for "StoffR" subscribers
€545,00 N/A
Biocides: What Does the Future Hold?
Regular fee incl. Early Bird Discount
€535,50
Biocides: What Does the Future Hold?
Reduced fee for public authorities
€495,00 N/A
Biocides: What Does the Future Hold?
Regular fee incl. Early Bird Discount plus €50 discount for "StoffR" subscribers
€490,50
Biocides: What Does the Future Hold?
Reduced fee for public authorities incl. Early Bird Discount
€445,50
Biocides: What Does the Future Hold?
Reduced fee for public authorities plus €50 discount for "StoffR" subscribers
€445,00 N/A
Biocides: What Does the Future Hold?
Reduced fee for public authorities incl. Early Bird Discount plus €50 discount for "StoffR" subscribers
€400,50

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