Programme and Speakers

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Thursday November 8 2012
08:30 - 10:30 Plenary Session: Chemical, Biological, Nuclear and Radiological /CBRN/ safety and security as key component of international security
10:30 - 11:00

Coffee break
Opening of the thematic exhibition and photo opportunity
Press conference

11:00 - 13:30

Working Session 1: Development of national and international frameworks for enhancing chemical safety and security: resource centres and promoting global chemical security culture

13:30 - 14:30



Working Session 2: Laboratory, chemical plan,  transportation and sales security


Chair and Moderator: Mr W. Wielezynski, President of Polish Chamber of Chemical Industry/PIPC: Multi-stakeholders cooperation in promoting chemical safety and security in all areas of chemicals (63 KB)

National experiences

16:00 - 16:20

Coffee Break


Working Session 2: Laboratory, chemical plan,  transportation and sales security - Continued


International and chemical industry experiences

18:50 - 19:00

Introduction to Tarnow by Dr Ryszard Scigala, Mayor of Tarnow




Official reception hosted by Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Poland

Friday 9 November 2012
08:30 - 13:30

Working Session 3: Chemistry for Sustainability


Chair and Moderator: Dr Irma Makalinao, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, College of Medicine, University of the Philippines Manila, Philippines: Building Bridges form Chemical Safety to Chemical Security at the National and Regional Level (4.6 MB)

National and industry experiences in implementing chemical safety

10:30 - 10:50

Coffee Break


International experiences and assistance in sound management of chemicals.

13:00 - 14:00


14:15 - 16:00

Transportation of participants to Wieliczka Salt Mine

16:15 - 17:15

Tour in Wieliczka Salt Mine

17:30 - 18:30

Concluding Plenary Session


Closing Statements


Closure of the Meeting