October 15, 2015

Leveraging Synthetic Biology’s Promise and Managing Potential Risk, October 15, 2015, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm, Washington, D.C.

Hosted by the Wilson Center.  Panelists included Lynn L. Bergeson discussed how synthetic biology applications would be regulated by the U.S. Coordinated Framework for Regulation of Biotechnology, how this would affect the market pathway of these applications and whether the existing framework will protect human health and the environment. ...
September 29, 2015

Algae Biomass Summit, September 29 – October 2, 2015, Washington, D.C.

The Algae Biomass Summit was the largest algae conference in the world. This is where leading producers of algae products went to network with industry suppliers and technology providers, where project developers conversed with utility executives, and where researchers and technology developers rubbed elbows with venture capitalists.  Richard E. Engler participated on the panel discussion  “Legal, Regulatory, and Political Considerations in Commercializing Algae...
September 28, 2015

Prop. 65 and Green Chemistry Annual Conferences, September 28 – 29, 2015, San Francisco, Californi

The Prop. 65 and Green Chemistry Annual Conferences, was presented by Prop. 65 Clearinghouse, featured sessions on California Safer Consumer Products, TSCA, Alternatives Assessments, Supply Chain considerations, and more with speakers from California and US Regulatory agencies.  Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. was a proud sponsor. ...
September 24, 2015

WEBINAR – TSCA Reform: The Current State of Play, September 24, 2015

This webinar, TSCA Reform: The Current State of Play, featured Lynn L. Bergeson and hosted by Compliance & Risks, promised to bring you up to date on the very latest developments in the U.S. Congress and key regulatory developments and initiatives should TSCA reform fail to materialize. If Congress is unable to enact new TSCA measures, many question whether the law will be revised before the Presidential elections in 2016, which means TSCA reform would not occur until...
August 8, 2015

International Conference and Exhibition on Biopolymers and Bioplastics, August 10-12, 2015 San Francisco, California

Biopolymers & Bioplastics-2015 anticipated more than 300 participants around the globe with thought provoking Keynote lectures, Oral and Poster presentations. The main theme of the conference was “Bio World Innovation: Smart, green and environmentally sustainable biopolymers”. Richard Engler, Ph.D. presented “The Regulatory Landscape for Novel Polymers” on August 12....
July 19, 2015

BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology, July 19-22, 2015, Montreal, Canada

The BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology is the world’s largest industrial biotechnology event for business leaders, investors, and policy makers in biofuels, biobased products, and renewable chemicals. Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. was a proud sponsor.  Lynn L. Bergeson offered opening remarks at the Women in Industrial Biotechnology Reception, sponsored by B&C affiliate Biobased and Renewable Products Advocacy Group (BRAG), 4:00 p.m....