Events, etc.

Upcoming Events

June 13 - 15, 2017: Reston, VA. DCA co-hosts the Connecting the Green Chemistry Supply Chain to Design in the Electronics Industry session at the ACS GCI' Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference. Submit a presentation propsal through February 13!!!

Past Events

February 15, 2017: San Diego, CA. DCA talks about articles under REACH at IPC's APEX EXPO 2017.

October 27-28, 2016: Arlington, VA. DCA will present an update on China RoHS at Chemical Watch's Regulatory Summit USA 2016.

September 7-8, 2016: Hong Kong. DCA will present an update on China RoHS at Chemical Watch's Regulatory Summit Asia 2016.

July 12, 2016: San Francisco, CA. DCA will present on the topic of dealing with supply chain challenges for complex semiconductor manufacturing equipment at the SEMICON West Sustainable Manufacturing Forum.

June 14, 2016: Portland, OR. DCA, along with Green Electronics Council, leads a session called Green Chemistry in the Semiconductor and Electronics Supply Chain at the Green Chemistry & Engineering Conference, which runs from June 14-16.

April 7, 2016: Herndon, VA. IPC's The Changing Landscape of REACH Workshop. DCA will lead the half-day workshop.

March 17, 2016: Las Vegas, NV. IPC's The Changing Landscape of REACH Workshop. This will be in conjunction with The IPC APEX EXPO! DCA will lead the half-day workshop.

March 8, 2016: 8am PDT: Free Webinar! Actions & Uncertainties: China RoHS 2. Sign up today!

January 12, 2016: InfoCast's Safer Consumer Products Briefing in San Diego, CA. DCA will moderate the Alternatives Analysis Updates panel. Update: DCA did not make it to this; Gradient stepped in and did an excellent job moderating.

November 5, 2015 9am EDT / 2pm BST: IPC Webinar! REACH Articles Update. I will cover the meaning of the European Court of Justice's ruling, the background, impact on both component and finished goods manufacturers, as well as next steps. Free for IPC members and a nominal fee for non-members.

Be sure to read my article on the topic on TTI's MarketEYE site for a preview!

October 22, 2015 9am EDT / 2pm BST: Free Webinar! How to Select Software for Product Compliance Programs, with iPoint. If you've been hesitant to invest in software to support your compliance and environmental/social performance efforts, or if you are unhappy with your current system, it's time to step up.

October 20, 2015 11am PDT / 2pm EDT: Free Webinar! How to Select Software for Product Compliance Programs, with iPoint. If you've been hesitant to invest in software to support your compliance and environmental/social performance efforts, or if you are unhappy with your current system, it's time to step up.

October 8, 2015: American Center for Life Cycle Assessment's LCA XV in Vancouver, BC. DCA will participate in the Life Cycle Assessment and Alternatives Assessment Workshop.

September 28, 2015: American National Standards Institute Company Member Forum in Washington, DC. DCA will discuss opportunities for standards in product environmental performance and sustainability.

September 22-24, 2015: Green Electronics Council's Emerging Green Conference in Portland, OR. DCA will be in the "Tools You Can Use" session on the 22nd discussing full material disclosure (FMD).

July 16, 2015: Semicon West Sustainable Supply Chains in San Francisco, CA. DCA discusses Practical Lessons in regulatory compliance, including not waiting to get regulated.

June 12, 2015: ITI & IPC Conference on Emerging & Critical Environmental Product Regulations in Milpitas, CA. DCA, in a last-minute addition to the agenda, will update attendees on the latest EU REACH regulation happenings.

In January 2015 Michael Kirschner presented a webinar for Compliance & Risks on the topic of Compliance Management & the Product Lifecycle. You can download and view it for free by signing up here.