Livestream Web-Symposium 15-16 June
Program

Tuesday, June 15th, 2021
10:00 a.m. - 4:40 p.m.

10:00 a.m. Welcome address and opening Thomas Köhler
President of ISSA Chemistry Section

Moderation: Dr. Antje Grobe, DIALOG BASIS

10:15 a.m. Carcinogenesis and toxicological mode of action Prof. Dr. Hanspeter Naegeli
Institute of Veterinary Pharmacology and Toxicology, Universität Zürich
10:45 a.m. Carcinogenic activities and processes – The French approach of classification for the cytostatic agents Lauranne Verines-Jouin
French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety ANSES
11:15 a.m. Comparison of alternatives to hazardous substances: A Methodology and its implementation to formaldehyde Odile Kerkhof
French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety ANSES
11:45 a.m.

Break

12:45 p.m. Different approaches to derive Occupational Exposure Limits for carcinogenic agents Dr. Eberhard Nies
Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance IFA
1:15 p.m. Occupational Exposure Limits under the Carcinogens and Mutagens Directive Mag. Heinz Schmid
Austrian Workers Compensation Board AUVA
1:45 p.m. Implementation of risk-based approach – A practical example with a focus on metals Dr. Martin Wieske
WirtschaftsVereinigung Metalle
2:15 p.m.

Break

2:30 p.m. Panel discussion: Effective prevention today and tomorrow: Shaping and further developing European and national rules for practice Dr. Astrid Smola
Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs
Annika Wörsdörfer
German Trade Union Confederation
Dr. Martin Wieske
WirtschaftsVereinigung Metalle
Dr. Romy Marx
Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Dr. Michael Au
Hessian Ministry of Social Affairs and Integration
Dr. Thomas H. Brock
Subcommittee Hazardous Substance of the Expert Committee Raw materials and chemical industry of the DGUV
Dr. Elke Schneider
European Agency for Safety and Health at Work
4:10 p.m. Self-assessment for activities involving carcinogenic substances – the GDA Hazardous Substance Check Antje Ermer
German Social Accident Insurance Institution for the raw materials and chemical industry
(BG RCI)
4:30 p.m. Summary and closing remarks of the first day Michel Pourquet
Vice President of ISSA Chemistry Section

 

Wednesday, June 16th, 2021
09:30 a.m. - 13:00 p.m.

     

Moderation: Dr. Antje Grobe, DIALOG BASIS

09:30 a.m. Classification systems and approaches of risk assessment for carcinogenic substances Prof. Dr. Andrea Hartwig
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
10:00 a.m. Implementation of knowledge and requirements in occupational safety and medicine Prof. Dr. Hans Drexler
Institute and Outpatient Clinic for Occupational- Social- and Environmental Medicine, University Erlangen-Nuremberg
10:30 a.m. Plan of action for asbestos when constructing in existing buildings Annika Wörsdörfer
German Trade Union Confederation
11:00 a.m.

Demonstration of the GDA Hazardous Substance Check

Dr. Maximilian Hanke-Roos
German Social Accident Insurance Institution for the raw materials and chemical industry BG RCI

Dr. Alexander Schneider
Institute for Occupational Safety and Health of the German Social Accident Insurance IFA
11:15 a.m. The relevance of containment solutions – Regulatory requirements and obstacles in practice Dr. Stefan Engel
BASF SE
11:45 a.m. Carcinogenic substances in the air at workplaces – Possibilities and limitations of exposure measurement Dr. Andreas Königer
Currenta GmbH & Co. OHG
12:15 p.m. Strengths and limitations of biological monitoring Dr. Tobias Weiß
Institute for Prevention and Occupational Medicine of the German Social Accident Insurance IPA
12:45 p.m. Summary and closing remarks of the symposium Dr. Martin Gschwind
Vice President of ISSA Chemistry Section