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IMDS & Product Chemical Compliance Conference

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The 2015 IMDS conference will focus on legislative issues as well as IMDS topics to help you improve your company’s compliance efforts.

Registration is OPEN for the 2015 IMDS & Product Chemical Compliance Conference, set to take place over 1-½ days at Suburban Collection Showplace. Tuesday’s agenda will focus on legislation issues and includes an evening reception. Wednesday, October 14 will concentrate on IMDS topics including IMDS 10.0, which contains extensive changes designed to improve data quality and harmonize requirements.

Day 1 Legislative Topics

  • IMDS Changing Data Quality Standards. Michelle Badish, Tetra Tech

  • AIAG Update. Lecedra Welch - CR Program Manager/Environmental Sustainability, AIAG

  • OHCL Committee Update. Brenda B. Baney - Product Stewardship Manager, Delphi Corporation, and Bing Xu - Global Material Management Program Manager, Ford Motor Company

  • GADSL Updates, Other Inquiry Lists. Andrea Rayner - Environmental Business Consultant, ARCADIS U.S., Inc.

  • REACH SVHC Reporting & Sunset Dates: Impact on Automotive; Annex XIV, XVII Substances; Impact to GADSL Lists. Matthew Griffin - Technical Specialist for Hazardous Materials Compliance, Jaguar Land Rover Limited

  • ELV 8th Stakeholder Exemption Review: Lead in Copper and Lead in Aluminum. Katsuhisa Kato - Product Environmental Affairs Project Manager, DENSO Corporation

  • Legislative Update EU: Non-Reach, Conflict Minerals, Nano, Biocides. Matthew Griffin - Technical Specialist for Hazardous Materials Compliance, Jaguar Land Rover Limited

  • Impact of New Regulations on Plastics & Rubber Industry: Phthlates, Biocides, Nano materials, DECA. Paul DiAntonio - Product Stewardship Manager, E.I. DuPont De Nemours & Company Inc.

Day 2 IMDS Topics

  • IMDS Training: 10.0 Features. Michelle Badish, Tetra Tech

  • IMDS 10.0:  Supplier Confidentiality, Biocides, Weight Tolerance. Chuck LePard - Engineering & Manufacturing Senior Consultant, Hewlett-Packard GmbH

  • Materials Reporting Update: Electronics. Brenda B. Baney - Product Stewardship Manager, Delphi Corporation

  • Using IMDS to Identify Conflict Minerals Suppliers. Chuck LePard - Engineering & Manufacturing Senior Consultant, Hewlett-Packard GmbH

Date: Tuesday, October 13 – Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Location: Suburban Collection Showplace | 46100 Grand River Avenue | Novi, MI 48374
Early Registration Deadline 08/11/2015

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