The17th Asia Pacific Responsible Care Conference (APRCC Webinar) Agenda
Theme : Responsible Care—Care for Society through Self-Discipline and Responsibility
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December 1

Time TST (UTC+8) Topic Speaker
09:00 - 09:30 Reception
09:30 - 09:35 Admin briefing
09:35 - 09:50 Opening Ceremony & Welcome remarks Mr. Hidehiko Yashima
Chair of Asia Pacific Responsible Care Organization
Mr. Justin Tsai
Chair of Taiwan Responsible Care Association
Mr. Jeff Kovacs
Chair of ICCA Responsible Care Leadership Group
09:50 - 10:30 Keynote Speech
Taiwan's Pathway to Net-Zero Emissions in 2050
Dr. Lin-Yi Tsai
Director General, Office of Climate Change,
Environmental Protection Administration, Executive Yuan, Taiwan
10:30 - 10:40 Morning Break
10:40 - 12:00 Session 1
Responsible Care and Sustainability
  1. Responsible Care and Our Contributions to Sustainability
  2. Environmental and Social Governance: a New Era for Responsible Care in Europe
  3. Advancing DuPont Sustainability - Innovation Safer by Design
  4. Chemical Hazard Communication - DuPont Global Practice Sharing
Mr. Aaron Chen, Product Stewardship & Regulatory Manager, DuPont Taiwan
Panel of speakers:
Ms. Jenny Heumann Godes, Senior Director, Sustainability Communications, American Chemistry Council
Mr. William GARCIA, Executive Director, Cefic
Ms. Karen Peng & Ms. Nancy Lin, Product Stewardship & Regulatory Consultants, DuPont Taiwan
Ms. Mia Fang, Product Stewardship & Regulatory Manager, DuPont Taiwan
12:00 ~ 12:30 Panel Discussion
12:30~13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 14:50 Session 2
Energy transition & Neutral carbon practices
  1. ICCA Energy & Climate Change Initiatives
  2. We create chemistry for sustainable future: Our Journey to Climate Neutrality
  3. Trends in the Promotion of Carbon Neutralization in the Korean Chemical Industry
  4. The Road Formosa Plastics Group Walks for Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals
Mr. Kozo Tachibana, General Manager of RC Dept., Japan Chemical Industry Association
Panel of speakers:
Mr. Noriyuki Mita, Chair of ICCA Energy & Climate Change Leadership Group
Ms. April Hsu, Product Safety & Regulations Manager, BASF Taiwan Ltd.
Mr. Jaihoon Kim, General Manager, Korea Responsible Care Council
Mr. Hou-Kun Lee, Department Manager, Formosa Plastics Group
14:50 - 15:20 Panel Discussion
15:20 ~15:30 Afternoon Break
15:30~16:30 Session 3
Responsible Care Rejuvenation
  1. Rejuvenation of the EU Chapter of Responsible Care
  2. Preview Responsible Care Self-Assessment tool
  3. Responsible Care in Malaysia
Mr. Barry Dyer, Chief Executive, Responsible Care NZ Inc
Panel of speakers:
Ms. Giulia Casasole, Responsible Care manager, Cefic
Mr. Steven De Regterr, Head of Corporate EHS Data Management & Reporting, BASF
Mr. Paul R Ellis, Deputy Chairman and Chairman of Responsible Care Committee of the Chemical Industries Council of Malaysia (CICM)
16:30~17:00 Panel Discussion
17:00 End of Day 1
  • The conference uses English and Mandarin as its official languages,with simultaneous interpretations provided for all participants.
    No registration fee required.

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