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ASBESTOS 2021 – Program

Times shown are Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT)
Day 1 – Thursday 4 November, 2021
Time Topic Speaker
1130–1145 Welcome Bridgette Jennings
FAMANZ Chair
  Official Open Julia Collins
The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency
1145-1150 Session 1 – Introduction Chair: Pierina Otness 
1150-1235 Keynote Presentation:
Natural Occurrences of Asbestos: NOA Current Issues and Evolving Solutions
Frank Ehrenfeld
International Asbestos Testing Laboratories (IATL)
1235-1255 Uncontaminated Fill – Clearance Dru Marsh
Manager, Internal Review at EPA Victoria
1255-1315 Non-regulated elongated mineral particles and emerging issues Marc Hendrickx
Independent
Geological Consultant
1315-1330 Session 1 Question and Answer
Break
1400-1405 Session 2 – Introduction Chair: Bridgette Jennings 
1405-1500 Keynote Presentation:
Emergency Response Clean-up From bushfires to cyclones
Samuel Jackson
Director, Projects & Hazardous Materials at Thuroona Services
1500-1520 Lessons learned. Asbestos management During rebuild after a major earthquake Terry Coleman
Senior Consultant, Managing Director at Coleman Consulting
15:20-1535 Session 2 Question and Answer
1600 till late Virtual Poolside Drinks
Presented by WAMANZ
Day 2 – Friday 5 November, 2021
1130-1135 Session 3 – Intro to session and speakers Chair: Robert Barton
1135-1220

Keynote Presentation:

Analytical Methods for Determination of Asbestos in Various Matrices:  International Perspective

Frank Ehrenfeld
International Asbestos Testing Laboratories (IATL)
1220-1240 Assessor’s duties under the Health and Safety at Work Legislation Marta Roberts
Technical Specialist Asbestos at WorkSafe New Zealand
1240-1300 An argument for a harmonised regulatory environment in Australia Richard Todd
Principal at Demex
1300-1315 Session 3 Question and Answer
Break
 1330-1335 Session 4 – Introduction Chair: Jackii Shepherd 
1335-1435 Panel discussion:
Clearance Inspections/Monitoring

Luke Austin
Director at Ladra

Pierina Otness
Senior Toxicologist
Department of Health, WA

Jackii Shepherd
Worksafe ACT, Director Occupational Hygiene

Samuel Jackson
Director, Projects & Hazardous Materials at Thuroona Services

1435-1445 Official Close

 

Download Program

ASBESTOS 2021 – Program

This shown are Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEST)
Day 1 – Thursday 4 November, 2021
Time Topic Speaker
1130–1145 Welcome Bridgette Jennings
FAMANZ Chair
  Official Open Julia Collins
The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency
1145-1150 Session 1 – Introduction Chair: Pierina Otness 
1150-1235 Keynote Presentation:
Natural Occurrences of Asbestos: NOA Current Issues and Evolving Solutions
Frank Ehrenfeld
International Asbestos Testing Laboratories (IATL)
1235-1255 Uncontaminated Fill – Clearance Dru Marsh
Manager, Internal Review at EPA Victoria
1255-1315 Non-regulated elongated mineral particles and emerging issues Marc Hendrickx
Independent
Geological Consultant
1315-1330 Session 1 Question and Answer
Break
1400-1405 Session 2 – Introduction Chair: Bridgette Jennings 
1405-1500 Keynote Presentation:
Emergency Response Clean-up From bushfires to cyclones
Samuel Jackson
Director, Projects & Hazardous Materials at Thuroona Services
1500-1520 Lessons learned. Asbestos management During rebuild after a major earthquake Terry Coleman
Senior Consultant, Managing Director at Coleman Consulting
15:20-1535 Session 2 Question and Answer
1600 till late Virtual Poolside Drinks
Presented by WAMANZ
Day 2 – Friday 5 November, 2021
1130-1135 Session 3 – Intro to session and speakers Chair: Robert Barton
1135-1220 Keynote Presentation:
Analytical Methods for Determination of Asbestos in Various Matrices: International Perspective
Frank Ehrenfeld
International Asbestos Testing Laboratories (IATL)
1220-1240 Assessor’s duties under the Health and Safety at Work Legislation Marta Roberts
Technical Specialist Asbestos at WorkSafe New Zealand
1240-1300 An argument for a harmonised regulatory environment in Australia Richard Todd
Principal at Demex
1300-1315 Session 3 Question and Answer
Break
 1330-1335 Session 4 – Introduction Chair: Jackii Shepherd 
1335-1435 Panel discussion:
Clearance Inspections/Monitoring

Luke Austin
Director at Ladra

Pierina Otness
Senior Toxicologist
Department of Health, WA

Jackii Shepherd
Worksafe ACT, Director Occupational Hygiene

Samuel Jackson
Director | Projects & Hazardous Materials at Thuroona Services

1435-1445 Official Close