Agenda

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The conference agenda will include technical, regulatory, best practices and training sessions for all areas of EHS including:

Operational
Risk

Environmental
Performance

Product
Stewardship

Day 0: Pre-Conference

Monday, May 6th

Agenda Breakdown

1:00pm - 5:00pm: Registration Opens



2:00pm - 5:00pm: Utilities Roundtable Discussion

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2:00pm - 4:00pm: Pre-Conference Workshops Presented by Huco Consulting

Title: Power to the User: How to keep up with changing technology and get more out of your Sphera opsInfo deployment. Learn More

*Registration Required

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6:00pm - 8:00pm: Welcome Reception (Location to be confirmed)

Day 1: General Sessions

Tuesday, May 7th

Agenda Breakdown

6:30am 10:00am: Registration Open

7:30am - 8:30am: Breakfast

7:30am - 8:30am: CC & Tech Stations Open

8:30am - 8:40am: Welcome

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8:40am - 8:45am: Inspire Video:  Environment of Change

8:45am - 9:10am: Our Focus on the Future

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9:10am - 9:15am: Inspire Video:  New Sphera Cloud

9:15am - 9:50am: Sphera Direction and Future Release Plan

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9:50am - 10:00am: Excellence Awards

10:00am - 10:30am: Coffee Break / Partner Expo, Customer Care Zone and Demo Pods OPEN

10:30am - 10:45am: Existing Capabilities And Future Trends In EHS Software

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10:45am - 11:00am: The Future of Digital EHS Solutions

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11:00am - 11:30am: PANEL: EHS & Emerging Technology: How to leverage new capabilities

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11:30am – 12:00pm: SpheraCloud & New UI Showcase

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12:00am - 12:10am: Excellence Awards

12:10pm - 1:30pm: LUNCH: Partner Expo, Customer Care Zone and Demo Pods OPEN

1:30pm - 2:20pm: Keynote Presentation

2:20pm - 2:30pm: Q&A with Dr. Ballard - Moderated by Neal Rosen

2:30pm – 3:10pm: Regulatory Impacts: 2020 and Beyond

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3:10am - 3:20am: Excellence Awards

3:20pm – 3:45pm: Coffee Break / Partner Expo, Customer Care Zone and Demo Pods OPEN

3:45pm – 4:05pm: 10 Things to Consider for Successful Deployments

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4:05pm – 4:25pm: MRO Data & the Pending Digital Revolution

Digitization sounds great, but are you ready? We will show you the innovative approaches that the largest companies are taking to build a high quality data foundation, allowing them to reap benefits in their engineering, supply chain and inventory operations.

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4:25pm – 5:10pm: Next Generation Operational Risk Management: Digital Transformations Driving Operational Excellence (OE)

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5:10pm - 5:30pm: Wrap up & instructions for Day 2

6:00pm - 9:00pm: Networking Dinner on site at the Hyatt Regency Hill Country

Day 2: Solution Tracks

Wednesday, May 8th

Agenda Breakdown

7:30am - 8:30am: Breakfast

8:30am – 8:45am:

Welcome Environmental Performance Solution Track

8:30am – 8:45am:

Welcome Operational Risk Solution Track

8:30am – 8:45am:

Welcome Product Stewardship Solution Track

8:45am – 9:30am:

Environmental Performance Roadmap

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Jeff Ladner - VP | Environmental Performance, Sphera Solutions

8:45am – 9:15am:

Health & Safety Product Roadmap

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Jeremy Johnson - VP | Health and Safety, Sphera Solutions

8:45am – 9:15am:

Product Stewardship Roadmap

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Frank Arcadi - VP | Product Stewardship, Sphera Solutions

9:30am – 10:00am:

SpheraCloud – Environmental Accounting + Compliance Assurance DEMO

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Jeff Ladner - VP | Environmental Performance, Sphera Solutions

9:15am – 10:00am:

What's NEW in Sphera Cloud

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Marc Dillon - Senior Manager, Product Operations, Sphera Solutions

Saba Shadrokh-Cigari - Product Manager, Sphera Solutions

9:15am – 10:00am:

The Building Blocks of Chops - Developing Next-Gen Product Stewardship Through Changing Times 

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Sarah France - Director of Regulatory Affairs, Willamette Valley Company

Ayoub Sehlaoui - Product Stewardship Manager, Willamette Valley Company

10:00am – 10:30am: Coffee Break Partner Expo, Customer Care Zone and Demo Pods OPEN

10:30am – 11:00am:

Closing the Loop on Compliance Assurance

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Derek Picklesimer, PE - Senior Environmental Specialist at Duke Energy

10:30am – 11:00am:

Incident Management

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Karen Nielsen - EHS Director, Kinder Morgan

10:30am – 11:00am:

Sustainment Services

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Jean Aouad - VP | Product Stewardship, Sphera Solutions

11:00am – 11:30am:

Regulatory Landscape for O&G, Natural Resources, and Utilities

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Andy Spielman - Co-Partner & Chair of Energy, Environment & Natural Resources Practice, WilmerHale

11:00am – 11:30am:

Benchmarking and Predictive Studies

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Banoo Behboodi - VP | Customer Success Management, Sphera Solutions

David Klocek - VP | OR, Sphera Solutions

11:00am – 11:30am:

Poison Center Regulatory Overview

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Carrie Decatur - Senior Regulatory Analyst, Sphera Solutions

11:30am – 12:00pm:

Safeguard Assurance: From Hindsight to Insight

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Lester Engel - Partner, ERM

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11:30am – 12:00pm:

Petrotechnics Customer Case Study

11:30am – 12:00pm:

Poison Center Regulatory Overview Roundtable

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Mary Rudolph - Senior Manager of Global Content, Sphera Solutions

Gill Pagliuca - Chair of the CHCS

Marian Feldhusen - Sr HSE Product Regulatory Specialist, Oerlikon Metco (US) Inc

12:00pm – 1:30pm: LUNCH Partner Expo, Customer Care Zone and Demo Pods OPEN

1:30pm – 3:00pm: Petrotechnics Breakout Session

1:30pm – 2:00pm:

An EHS Leader's Perspective on Compliance Assurance and Environmental Performance Programs and Platforms

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Karen Nielsen - EHS Director, Kinder Morgan

1:30pm – 2:00pm:

Risk Assessment

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Gosia Myslinska - PSES, BASF

1:30pm – 2:00pm:

UVCB/Multi-constituent issues

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Martina Frenette - Senior Regulatory Analyst, Sphera Solutions

Barbara Cotton - Sr. EHS Specialist - Regulatory, Afton Chemical

2:00pm – 2:30pm:

How to Strengthen Reporting Assurance Using Business Intelligence Tools

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Daniel McDermott - Senior Consultant, Huco Consulting

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2:00pm – 2:30pm:

The Journey from Core to Cloud

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Regis Santos - Global H&S Director, Archer Daniels Midland

2:00pm – 2:30pm:

Prediction and Implications of an OSHA Update to HCS 2012

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Karin Baron, MSPH - Senior Regulatory Consultant, Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.

2:30pm – 3:00pm:

Reporting Solutions – How to get the most out of your data captured in Essential (or any database)

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Chris Mendez - ESH Analyst, Targa Resources Corp.

2:30pm – 3:00pm:

MRO Case Study

Instructor/Speaker(s):

David Richardson - Contractor, Supply Chain Management Systems Support, Murphy Exploration & Production

2:30pm – 3:00pm:

Advancing Product Stewardship Reporting

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Darcy Evans - Global Product Stewardship, Systems and Process Manager, Hexion Inc.

3:00pm – 3:30pm: Coffee Break Partner Expo, Customer Care Zone and Demo Pods OPEN

3:30pm – 5:00pm: MRO Breakout Session

3:30pm – 4:00pm:

Design and Configuration for Successful Electronic Agency Reporting

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Brian Calcote, Global Technology Lead - EHS Information Management, JACOBS

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3:30pm – 4:15pm:

eMOC Process

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Christine Bergey - Manager, Audit Programs and Business Support Systems, Arkema Inc.

3:30pm – 4:15pm:

Korea: Revision of K-REACH and K-BPR (Biocides Safety Act)

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Robert Kiefer - General Manager, REACH24H USA Inc.

4:00pm – 4:30pm:

Marathon Oil Case Study: Systems, processes, and tools for managing changing regulations and changing assets.

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Kurk Hebert - HES Professional Environmental Data Systems at Marathon Oil Corporation

4:15pm – 4:45pm:

We did what? Total's implementation story and the lessons learned along the way

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Larry Myers - HSSE Reporting and IT Applications, Total Petrochemicals and Refining USA

4:15pm – 5:00pm:

Final Stages of REACH, BREXIT and EU Hazard Communication

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Gill Pagliuca - Chair of the CHCS

4:30pm – 5:00pm:

An Emerging Paradigm for EHS Leadership

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Ian Achterkirch - Vice President, Strategic Environmental Consulting, Arcadis

Rob Campbell-Watt - Vice President, Client Services, Arcadis

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4:45pm – 5:00pm:

Wrap-Up and Questions

Instructor/Speaker(s):

Jeremy Johnson - VP | Health and Safety, Sphera Solutions

Marc Dillon - Senior Manager, Product Operations, Sphera Solutions

 

5:00pm: Cocktail Reception

6:00pm: Shuttle service available to guests to travel to San-Antonio Riverwalk District

DAY 3: Software & Methodology Training

Thursday, May 9th

Agenda Breakdown

7:00am – 8:15am: Breakfast

General Sessions start at 8:30am in the Independence Ballroom

8:00am – 12:00pm: User Training Sessions // Click here for full details

12:00pm – 1:00pm: Lunch

1:00pm – 5:00pm: User Training Sessions // Click here for full details

5:00pm: End of Day

Partner Pavilion

The Partner Pavilion is the hub of the conference. This is the place to talk to Sphera product experts and see the latest offerings from our partners.

One-on-one Meetings

Make your inspire experience more personal by meeting with Sphera consulting, industry strategy, account management and customer care representatives.

Networking

Kick back and give your brain a rest at our social events. Have fun and make some valuable new connections.

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