NCEC Next Generation Virtual Business Summits

NCEC Next Generation Virtual Business Summits
8 Sep 2020
19 May 2021

NCEC Next Generation Virtual Business Summits

Join us for a series of virtual events covering critical business themes including poison centre notifications, effective chemical emergency response and incident management, ecotoxicology and post-Brexit chemical legislation.

These events have been launched to enable professionals to continue to stay up to date, and gain unique insights and opportunities on strategic business areas during these unprecedented times.

Throughout the series of events, NCEC specialists will joined by various industry experts from the private and public sectors. Together they will explore key commercial subjects. There will be an emphasis on discussion and debate, and ample opportunities for audience participation through Q&As and interactive polls. 

You can read more about the specific events by clicking on them below. Please ensure you register for all of the events you’re interested in!

Virtual Hazmat 2021   
18 May, 14:30 – 16:30 (BST) & 19 May, 8:00 – 10:00 (BST)

shutterstock_676678669.jpgThis summit is a free virtual alternative to NCEC's annual Hazmat conference. It will comprise of two, 2-hour sessions on consecutive days and will draw on the knowledge and experience of NCEC’s experts – with a focus on informative, practical and actionable advice on hazmat incidents. Each session will include a different scenario, focusing on a chemical spill at a commercial site, and will explore the six phases of integrated emergency management. Additionally, our experts will also run an interactive quiz during both sessions, giving delegates the opportunity to win the coveted Hazmat Genius title. We welcome you to attend either one or both sessions depending on your availability.

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Other forthcoming summits:

At the event on environmental persistence of chemicals and ecotoxicology experts from the public and private sectors, consultants and regulators will discuss how to tackle the most pressing matters around ecotoxicology affecting the resilience, safety and compliance of organisations. 

More details about this event will be released soon. You can register your interest for this event below. We will let you know as soon as the details are announced!

Register your interest here

Brexit – what happens next?    
This summit has already happened. 

shutterstock_676678669.jpgNCEC experts were joined by the Peter Newport (CEO of the Chemical Business Association). They discussed post-Brexit chemical legislation related to UK REACH and EU REACH, CLP, biocides and poison centres. This event provided insights on what organisations should be doing to continue trading their chemical products in the UK and the EU from 1 January 2021.

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Planning and implementing a proportionate response to a chemical incident
This summit has already happened.

NCEC was joined by John Lord (incident command expert), Jon Crawley (control of major accident hazards (COMAH) expert) and David Rubens (strategic expert for multiagency crisis). They discussed the six-phase approach to integrated emergency management, and how to plan and implement a proportionate response, based on best practice, to an incident at a chemical site. 

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Poison centres – what does Annex VIII mean?
This summit has already happened.

NCEC was joined by experts from competent authorities and they discussed various aspects of poison centre notifications including UFI's, notification updates, workability solutions, Member State intentions and UK's post-Brexit intentions.

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Why do you need a specialist telephone emergency response helpline?   
This summit has already happened.

shutterstock_676678669.jpgNCEC's emergency response experts were joined by Andrew Barnes (Head of hazardous materials at Environment Agency) and Amanda Cockton (HM Inspector of Health and Safety at HSE) to demonstrate the tangible and proactive benefits of emergency response to your organisation. This event demonstrated what happens behind the scenes when a level 1 emergency call is received. 

If you have any questions regarding any of these events, please don't hesitate to email us at [email protected].