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5 - 6 September 2018
CCIB,
Barcelona, Spain

Connecting industry and policy makers to develop improved regulatory strategies for chemicals, biocides, agrochemicals and biopesticides

Thank you to everyone who attended CIR 2017

CIR is getting bigger and better for 2018! Stay tuned for more info...

2017: 4 conferences in one location

AgChem Forum: Regulatory Frameworks

SEE THE AGCHEM FORUM 2017 AGENDA

  • Endocrine Disruptors: An update on guidance development and implementing the new criteria
  • Hear direct feedback from the European Parliament, EFSA, Member States and industry on the future of the agrochemical regulation
  • 1107/2009: Is it fit for purpose and what can we learn going forward?
  • Member State feedback: Hear from UK, Germany, Greece, Sweden, Czech Republic, Netherlands and Austria
  • Discuss and debate the politicisation of the decision-making process for agrochemical registration 
AgChem Forum: Environmental Safety

SEE THE AGCHEM FORUM 2017 AGENDA

  • Guidance documents: could they be simplified and what is in the pipeline for 2018?
  • EFSA scientific opinion on amphibians and reptiles: hear the results of the public consultation and EFSA and industry feedback
  • How can ecosystem services facilitate regulatory decision making?
  • Hear EFSA and industry feedback on exposure of soil organisms
  • Understand the latest developments on management of spray drift in environmental risk assessments
Biocidal Products Regulation

SEE THE BIOCIDAL PRODUCTS REGULATION 2017 AGENDA

  • How do authorities process applications for same biocidal products? 
  • Perspectives on biocidal product families and how these are currently defined in the BPR
  • Experiences with union authorisations so far and the process involved 
  • Understanding the process and challenges authorities face with mutual recognition 
  • Best practice for managing dossiers to ensure approval from authorities
REACH

SEE THE REACH 2017 AGENDA

  • REACH 2018: How are Competent Authorities helping SMEs?
  • Beyond the 2018 deadline: feedback from ECHA
  • Data sharing in practice: assessing how improvements can be made to the process
  • ECHA Board of Appeal
  • Safety Data Sheets and Extended Safety Data Sheets
Biopesticides

SEE THE BIOPESTICIDES 2017 AGENDA

  • Debating whether data requirements are too harsh?
  • Key traits in producing a successful Biopesticide formulation
  • Representatives from BASF as well as SMEs providing a wide range of industry input
  • Assessing the regulatory challenges in gaining access into South America
  • Discussing if we need to train farmers in how to use Biopesticides

3 days of networking with chemical and agrochemical industry decision makers

300+
Registration Experts, REACH Specialists, Regulatory Strategists, Scientists, Ecotoxicology Experts and Biopesticide Managers
190+
Companies from the chemical and agrochemical industries
22
Member State representatives from: UK, Sweden, Germany, France, Netherlands, Austria, Denmark, Czech Republic, Italy, Poland, and Greece

CIR & Agbio Beach Party 2016


In 2016, to make the most of the beautiful location in Côte d'Azur, after a day of fruitful discussions and hot industry topics delegates were transported from the congress center to a private beach for networking, drinks and food. With such a successful turnout, we gathered at the beach for sundowners once again for 2017!

Check out our 2016 beach party highlights video to see how the night unraveled.

Are you interested in sponsoring the 2018 evening networking drinks and entertainment?

To find out more about how you can be involved with the 2018 evening networking drinks and entertainment please contact our Business Development Manager, Alexander Zenonos

Tel: +44 (0) 207 017 7742

Email: Alexander.Zenonos2@knect365.com

2017 Associate Sponsors

2017 Promotional Participant