Three-day Workshop on Chemical Security Risk Management - Expanding India's Academic Excellence
Posted On : 13th March 2015

Indian Chemical Council (ICC) and Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai (formerly UDCT) in cooperation with Sandia National Laboratories' International Chemical Threat Reduction (ICTR) supported by the U.S. Department of State Chemical Security Program is organizing Three-day Workshop on "CHEMICAL SECURITY RISK MANAGEMENT - EXPANDING INDIA'S ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE" on 10, 11 & 12 (Friday, Saturday & Sunday), April 2015. The venue of the 3-day program is the Presidential Ballroom, Hotel Vivanta by Taj - President, 90 Cuffe Parade, Mumbai - 400005.


This workshop will incorporate the international best practices and standards for the implementation of chemical safety and security. The objectives of this event are:

  • Create awareness of the need for chemical risk management cultural building within academic programs;
  • Establish a framework and norms for what chemical risk management should encompasses:
      • Risk Analysis,
      • Implementation of Risk Reduction Measures and
      • Performance Effectiveness
  • Provide a clear understanding of support tools and
  • Provide teach-back materials to enable participants to incorporate lessons learned from this workshop into their own curriculum.


During first two-days, Presentations will be made by experts from Sandia National Laboratories, U.S.A. whereas on third day, during morning session there will be 4 presentations from Indian Experts.  This will be mixture of lecture, discussion and exercise. The third day's program will be focused on development of a syllabus to outline a graduate level course focusing on chemical risk management. This syllabus and supporting materials will be provided to each participant to enable them to develop a customized program for their institution.

Detailed program is enclosed for your reference. Apart from Sandia National Laboratories, experts like Dr. S. Ganeshan, Program Director, Asia-Pacific, Center for Chemical Process Safety, Mr. Vijay Bukkawar, Director (HSE & Responsible Care), Indian Chemical Council and Mr. R. Sriram, HSE Manager, Indian Additives Limited will participate and make presentations.


Workshop is highly recommended for Entrepreneurs, CEOs, HSE Chiefs, Senior Safety Executives, Safety Professionals of Cos etc.


To defray the expenses, the registration fees will be as follows:

  • ICC Members : Rs.15,000/- per delegate
    (Early Bird Discount if registered before 31 March 2015):   Rs.13,000/- per delegate

  • Non-Members : Rs.20,000/- per delegate
    (Early Bird Discount if registered before 31 March 2015):  Rs.17,000/- per delegate

  • Group Discount: 3-5 Delegates :    15% Discount (Base Price)

  • Group Discount:More than 5 Delegates:   20% Discount (Base Price)


Members are requested to consider sponsoring the Workshop. Sponsorship details are given below:

Platinum Sponsor Rs.5,00,000/- 7 Complimentary Registration
Gold Sponsor Rs.3,00,000/- 5 Complimentary Registration
Silver Sponsor Rs.2,00,000/- 4 Complimentary Registration
Lunch / Dinner Sponsor Rs.1,50,000/- 3 Complimentary Registration
Refreshment Sponsor Rs.1,00,000/- 2 Complimentary Registration

ICC will acknowledge Sponsorship support by displaying an appropriate banner at the venue of the Conference and also on Conference material.

We request all members to attend this important Workshop and take advantage of the same.Please confirm registration by giving the details of the delegate viz: NAME / DESIGNATION / COMPANY NAME / ADDRESS / TEL-FAX-MOBILE-EMAIL etc. to the ICC-Mumbai Office to reach on or before WEDNESDAY, 8 APRIL 2015. Kindly draw the Cheque in favour of "INDIAN CHEMICAL COUNCIL".

For further details and Registration, please contact:

Sir Vithaldas Chambers, 6th Floor
16 Mumbai Samachar Marg
Mumbai - 400 001
Tel: 22047649 / 8043, 22846852
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DAY-1 : FRIDAY, 10 APRIL 2015
08.30 am - 09.00 am REGISTRATION
09.00 am - 10.00 am Welcome by:
Mr. Ravi Kapoor, Chairman, Sustainability, Responsible Care and SHE Expert Committee, Indian Chemical Council
Introduction by:
Prof. G. D. Yadav, Vice Chancellor, Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai
Vote of Thanks
10.00 am - 11.00 am Presentation on "Why Chemical Security is Important to India":
Sandia NationalLaboratories, USA
11.00 am - 11.20 am TEA/COFFEE BREAK
11.20 am - 12.00 noon Expectations of Event and Outcomes Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai
Sandia National Laboratories, USA
12.00 noon - 01.00 pm Principles of Chemical Security Linked to Chemical Life Cycle Management Sandia National Laboratories, USA
01.00 pm - 02.00 pm LUNCH BREAK
02.00 pm - 04.30 pm   Chemical Risk Prioritization
  • What is chemical risk and how to evaluate it?
  • Considerations before purchasing
  • Considerations before disposal
Demonstration of modeling processes
Sandia National Laboratories, USA
04.30 pm - 05.00 pm Review of the Day Sandia National Laboratories, USA
09.00 am - 10.00 am Chemical Inventory Management
  • What is chemical inventory management, and why it supports good lab practices
  • How can I implement it
  • Considerations regarding  implementation
Demonstration of tools
Sandia National Laboratories, USA
10.00 am - 10.20 am TEA/COFFEE BREAK
10.20 am - 12.00 noon Physical Protection of Chemicals and The Evaluation of Physical Security
Demonstration of modeling processes
Sandia National Laboratories, USA
12.00 noon - 01.00 pm Personnel Management Regarding Chemical Risks Sandia National Laboratories, USA
01.00 pm - 02.00 pm LUNCH BREAK
02.00 pm - 03.00 pm   Chemical Transportation Issues:
  • Within our institutionAcross the country
  •  Introduction to Indian developed tools
Sandia National Laboratories, USA
03.00 pm - 03.20 pm TEA/COFFEE BREAK
03.20 pm - 04.00 pm Cyber Security Impacts to Chemical Risk Management Sandia National Laboratories, USA
04 .00 pm - 05.00 pm Chemical Risk Management Summary Sandia National Laboratories, USA
DAY-3 : SUNDAY, 12 APRIL 2015
09.30 am - 10.00 am Review of Day One and Day Two Dr. V. V. Mahajani, Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai
10.00 am -10.30 am Chemical Reactivity Hazards - Introduction to the CCPS Reactivity Management Tool Dr. S. Ganeshan
Program Director-Asia-Pacific &
Mr. UmeshDhake, Manager
Center for Chemical Process Safety
10.30 am - 10.45 am TEA/COFFEE BREAK
10.45 am - 11.15 am HSE Legislation in offing Mr. Vijay Bukkawar
Director (HSE& Responsible Care) Indian Chemical Council
11.15 am - 11.45 am Safety & Security in Transport Sector Mr. R. Sriram, HSE Manager
Indian Additives Limited
11.45 am - 12.30 pm Review Expectations of Event and Outcomes and
Mechanisms to Achieve these Goals
Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai
12.30 pm - 01.30 pm Topics for Inclusion in Syllabi and Depth of Each Topic All participants
01.30 pm - 02.15 pm LUNCH BREAK
02.15 pm - 03.45 pm Documentation, Guides, Manuals Needed to Support Curriculum All participants
03.45 pm - 04.30 pm Tool and Processes Needed to Support Curriculum All participants
04.30 pm - 05.00 pm Regroup and Wrap up Sandia National Laboratories, USA
05.00 pm Closing Remarks Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai


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