A Year of Disruption
General Session Program
12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. | Woodrow Wilson A
Chris Stirewalt, Politics Editor, Fox News Channel
Chris Stirewalt is the politics editor for the Fox News Channel. Working in FNC’s Washington Bureau since 2010, Stirewalt helps coordinate political coverage across the network. His daily newsletter, Fox News First, boasts nearly 200,000 subscribers. He is also part of the Fox News Decision Desk team on election nights calling races over the past three electoral cycles.
Stirewalt makes daily appearances on the network including The Kelly File, America’s Newsroom, Special Report with Bret Baier and Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace and hosts Power Play on FoxNews.com.
General Session Business Agenda
CSPA Chairman of the Board Remarks
William Auriemma, President and CEO, Diversified CPC, International
Steve Caldeira, President and CEO, CSPA
Murray Glauberman Memorial Scholarship Award Presentation
Jeannene Ackerman, Chair, Murray Glauberman Memorial Scholarship Committee
Priority Issues Update:
TSCA, PRIA, Safer Choice Program, and Zika
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. | Baltimore 3-5
Federal Government Affairs Advisory Committee
Come hear the latest information on federal regulatory and voluntary initiatives. This session will go into detail on the status of implementing the reformed Toxic Substances and Control Act (TSCA), reauthorization of the Pesticide Registration and Improvement Act (PRIA), the Safer Choice program, and the Zika virus.
U.S. EPA Priorities for Implementing Provisions of the Lautenberg Chemical Safety Act
Wendy Cleland-Hamnett, Acting Assistant Administrator, Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Reauthorizing the Pesticide Registration Improvement Act (PRIA)
Phil Klein, Executive Vice President, Legislative & Public Affairs, CSPA
Mae Wu, Attorney, Health and Environment Program, Natural Resources Defense Council
U.S. EPA Safer Choice Program
Clive Davies, Chief, Safer Choice Program, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Jennifer McPartland, Ph.D., Health Scientist, Environmental Defense Fund
Fighting the Zika Virus
Judith Monroe, M.D., FAAFP, President and CEO, The CDC Foundation
The New TSCA:
Regulatory Implementation and the Role of Consortia
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Baltimore 3-5
Regulatory Government Affairs Advisory Committee
Data submission will play an important role as companies attempt to comply with the new rules surrounding the revised TSCA law. This session will take a deeper dive into the importance of processors; impacts upon smaller companies; and provide members with information, perspectives, and opportunities on the benefits of consortia for the development and submission of data.
Michael Boucher, Partner, Dentons
Tabby Waqar, Assistant Chief Counsel, U.S. Small Business Administration
Jeffrey H. Driver, Dr.P.H., D.A.B.T., M.T., C.L.S., Consultant, RiskSciences.net, LLC
Compliance with California’s Proposition 65
3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | Baltimore 3-5
State Government Affairs Advisory Committee
Environmental Marketing & Claims Committee
Scientific Affairs – Proposition 65 Task Force
Compliance with California’s Proposition 65 continues to be important to the chemical industry. This session will explore recent developments and industry’s challenges to meet the requirements.
Prop 65 Litigation & Regulations
Trenton H. Norris, Partner, Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
Trenton Norris will give an overview of recent Prop 65 litigation including the decision in Monsanto v. OEHHA on the glyphosate listing and an evaluation of impacts on future listings. He will also summarize recent Prop 65 regulatory activities including the Center for Environmental Health lead petition and industry efforts to respond.
Prop 65 Listings
Arthur “Artie” Lawyer, President, Technology Science Group, Inc.
Artie Lawyer will discuss managing the Carcinogen Identification Committee and the Developmental and Reproductive Toxicant Identification Committee, as well as the Labor Code listings process.
Cher Sanchez, Senior Regulatory Analyst, 3M Medical Department, Toxicology & Compliance Solutions
Cher Sanchez will present on responding to regulatory mandates.
EPA’s Electronic Initiatives:
Submissions, the e-CSF and SmartLabel
3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. | Annapolis 3-4
Pest Management Products Division Program
The division program will cover the Office of Pesticide Program’s electronic submissions initiatives, such as using SmartLabel, submitting the registration application through an electronic portal, and completing the e-CSF (electronic Confidential Statement of Formula).