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 South Central Regional Meeting

8/2/2017 8:30 AM
8/2/2017 5:00 PM
Bracewell, LLP - Austin, TX |  
Please join us in Austin on August 2 for the summer meeting of the Institute of Internal Auditor’s (IIA) South Central Regional Environmental, Health & Safety Audit Center (formerly the Auditing Roundtable). Connect with regulators and colleagues in industry, consulting, and the legal community as we examine environmental and safety regulatory updates; a “fireside chat” covering topics and programs on the horizon, contemporary issues in EPA Region 6, and a peek into the Texas State Bar Association Environmental Section’s Environmental Superconference presentations.
8:30 - 9:00    Registration
 9:00 – 9:15   Introductions & Overview of Upcoming Meetings
Michael Byington, Byington Group LLC; Becky Luman, Healthy Tweaks LLC;
Summer Barber, LCRA; Curt Johnson, Center for Offshore Safety
 9:15 – 10:15  Robert Berg, Exxon, LCA State Regulatory Advisor
                        Effectively Working with Regulators
 10:15–11:15 Kristie McLin, ConocoPhililips
                        Supply Chain EHS & Sustainability
 11:15–12:15 Steven Gilrein, EPA Region 6
 12:15 - 12:45 Lunch (Provided)
 12:45 – 1:45  General Environmental and Safety Regulatory Update and 
                        Roundtable Discussions:  A Fireside Chat
Tim Wilkins, Partner, Bracewell, LLP      
 1:45 – 2:45    Krish Ravinshankar, Occidental Chemical
                        Global EHS/Sustainability
 3:00 – 4:00    Carol Dinkins, (Invited)
                      Former Assistant Attorney General of the Land and Natural Resources Division at the Department of Justice and Deputy Attorney General, Under President George W. Bush (recently retired from Vinson & Elkins).
                     Thoughts on our regulatory climate, now and then
  4:00 to - - -     Roundtable Discussion / Networking / Closing Comments
Meeting cost $60 for members and $75 for non-members.  
Meeting cost includes lunch.
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