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EU-Asia Chemical Regulations Workshop - Dublin

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The ‘EU-Asia Chemical Regulations Workshop - Dublin’ organized by CIRS will be scheduled on the 6th December 2018 in Dublin. Experts from CIRS Ireland, CIRS Group Korea together with China Chemical Management Authorities will bring you the latest chemical regulations and management measures in China, Korea and Europe, as well as practical compliance solutions.

Time: 8:30 am - 15:00 pm, 6th December 2018
Location: Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge at Merrion Rd, Dublin, D04 NX33, Ireland
Sponsor/Co-sponsor: CIRS Ireland, Chemsafe Srl, Horizon Risk Consultancy Ltd
Invited Organisation:
Health and Safety Authority (HSA), Irish Exporters Association (IEA), Compliance and Risks (TBD), Chemical Watch

Why Attend?

- Keep up to date with latest chemical regulations covering EU REACH, K-REACH, China REACH, China Hazardous Chemical Management Regulations with presentations delivered by authorities and experts from around the world;
- 2 hours networking time to meet with your industry peers and government officials;
- Share your insights and obtain tailored EU and Asia compliance approaches during Q&A.





8:30 – 9:00


9:00 - 9:15


9:15 - 9:45

Hazardous Chemicals Management and Registration in China

- Overview of hazardous chemical regulations and any updates after the reform of state institution
- Hazardous chemical registration, classification and other issues involved
- Hazardous chemical management trends

Speaker (TBD)

China Chemical Management Authority (Confirmed)

9:45 - 10: 15

Chemical Regulation Management in China

- Framework of chemical management in China
- Background of China REACH
- Notification types, requirements, procedure and post - notification obligations
- Practical case analysis and experience sharing
- Latest updates

Mr. Bryan Zhou

Deputy GM/ Senior regulatory consultant

CIRS Ireland

10:15 - 10:35

Coffee Break

10:35 - 11: 10

Endocrine Disrupting Substances: a new challenge for companies in the frame of EU Reach and other Regulations

Dr. Antonio Conto

European Registered Toxicologist, Chemsafe

11:10 - 11:40

Obligations of Enterprises after EU REACH Registration and Countermeasure Proposals

- Summary of EU REACH to Date & Data of registrations;
- Post Registration Obligations including Registration No. management, Dossier updates, information delivery;
- Compliance Checking & Substance Evaluation including Evaluation Bodies, Testing proposals & Substance evaluation;
- Supervision from competent authorities and potential penalties;
- What if I missed the deadline? Important aspects to highlight.

Mr. Austin McCabe

Chemical Regulatory Consultant

CIRS Ireland

11:40 - 13:20


13:20 - 13:50

Introduction of K-REACH Updates

- Updated K-REACH comes into force 1st January 2019
- 510 Priority Substances will not be affected
- Pre-registration will be launched
- Data sharing, budget and timeline.

Mr. Junho Lee

Director, CIRS Group Korea

13:50 - 14:10

Comparison and Data-sharing among EU REACH, China REACH and K-REACH

- General comparison of EU REACH, China REACH and K-REACH;
- How to use data in EU REACH to comply with China REACH and K-REACH

Mr. Bryan Zhou

Deputy GM/ Senior regulatory consultant, CIRS Ireland

14:10 - 14:30

Coffee Break

14:30 - 15:00


Any questions regarding EU/ Asia chemical regulations can be discussed in this session.

Mr. Junho Lee, Mr. Bryan Zhou, Mr. David Wan, Mr. Austin McCabe




Dr. Antonio Conto

Antonio Conto got a Degree in Biological Sciences in 1986 and a Master in Experimental Toxicology in 1990. He worked in an Italian CRO from 1988 up to 2001 firstly in the Pathology Department acting also as Study Director and later as a business Development Manager.

In 2001 he founded Chemsafe a regulatory Affairs company now employing 22 people in various activities areas (REACH, Agrochemicals, Biocides, Cosmetics, Pharma, Medical devices and Food Safety). He is frequently invited to held lecture at EU level concerning the safety of chemical product or managing dossier preparation. He published up to 70 papers in regulatory Magazines. He is active members of various associations such as SOT, Eurotox, Sitox, Assic, AFI, HBCS and others.

Mr. Austin McCabe

Mr. Austin McCabe is based in our European offices in Dublin, Ireland. Austin obtained his M.Sc. in Chemistry from University College Dublin, and has a background in medicinal chemistry and chemical biology. He utilizes his experience in a number of scientific disciplines to provide regulatory consultancy services for the industrial chemical and cosmetic sectors.

Mr. Bryan Zhou

Mr. Bryan Zhou is senior regulatory consultant in CIRS Europe. He has been working for CIRS since 2015 after receiving his Master's degree of Chemistry in University of Cincinnati. His expertise include EU REACH, China REACH, K-REACH, Global GHS and other Asian chemical regulation compliance. Bryan has helped dozens of EU companies to meet regulatory compliance requirements in these regions.

Mr. Junho Lee

Mr. Lee is a Director with CIRS Group Korea. Mr. Lee has 11 years of international experience, specializing in the field of Chemical Regulations and Standards including Korea, China and Europe. Prior to joining CIRS Group Korea, he worked with the Korea Testing and Research Institute (KTR, under Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, Korea) and ERM Korea supporting clients on major Chemical Regulatory updates on Chemical Regulations around the world starting with EU REACH and now Korea’s K-REACH.


Standard Price

300 per delegate

Early Bird (Before Nov 16th )

EU Importers using CIRS for REACH

IEA Member, IDA Member, SCHC Member

CW Subscribers, Compliance and Risks’ Clients, Chemsafe's Clients

150 per delegate

Regular Clients of CIRS


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(300 per delegate)

Preferential Price

(150 per delegate)

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Bank of Ireland

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Wilton, Cork, Republic of Ireland

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Hotel reservations

Clayton Hotel Ballsbridge offer limited rooms with preferential rates for workshop delegates. A booking code and hotel contact will be provided after registration.


Dublin office: Mr. Austin McCabe

Tel: +353 (1) 477 3706 (GMT, 9:00 -17:30)

China office: Ms. Wency Wang

Tel: +86 571 8720 6507 (GMT+8, 8:30 -17:00)


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