Antimicrobial Workshop


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Thirteenth Antimicrobial Workshop:  May 12-13, 2020

Register today to attend the Thirteenth Antimicrobial Workshop set for May 12-13, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City, Arlington, VA! 

Why Attend.  Disinfectants, sanitizers and other antimicrobial pesticides are the most highly-regulated products in the cleaning industry, making it imperative for manufacturers to stay abreast of the constantly evolving body of laws and regulations that control the manufacture, marketing, and sale of antimicrobials.  Stay ahead of the regulatory curve and ensure your success in the marketplace by attending the Thirteenth Antimicrobial Workshop!

Sponsors.  The Antimicrobial Workshop is sponsored by the American Chemistry Council Center for Biocide Chemistries, the Household and Commercial Products Association, and ISSA, the Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association, in coordination with the U.S. EPA Antimicrobials Division. 

Agenda Highlights. Agenda highlights include the following:

  • The New Antimicrobial Performance Evaluation Program
  • Developments in Disinfectant Claims for Emerging Pathogens
  • The Status of States and Antimicrobials
  • EPA Safer Choice: DfE Pilot for Disinfectants
  • 810 Product Performance Guidelines
  • Update on Registration Review
  • Brexit: Implications for Biocide Regulation

Please click here to review the complete agenda for the Antimicrobial Workshop.

Who Should Attend.  Regulatory personnel, technical staff, marketing professionals, and executive staff.

Schedule Overview/Tuesday, May 12, 2020

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Program

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.  Networking Reception

Schedule Overview/Wednesday, May 13, 2020

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Program

Networking Reception.  Attendees and speakers are invited to attend a complimentary networking reception scheduled for Tuesday, May 12 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City.  This reception provides you with the perfect opportunity to network with your peers, EPA representatives, and the day’s speakers in a relaxed, social setting.

Hotel Information.  The Thirteenth Antimicrobial Workshop will be conducted at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City, 2799 Richmond Highway, Arlington, VA—close to Washington’s Reagan National Airport and minutes away from downtown Washington, DC.

We have reserved a special rate of $309 at the Hyatt for attendees requiring overnight accommodations.  To make your reservations, click here

Reservations can also be made by phone—contact the Hyatt at 703.418.1234 or 877.803.7534.  Be sure to mention the “Antimicrobial Workshop” to receive the special rate.

Hotel reservations must be made by April 20, 2020 to receive the special rate.  Reservation requests made after this date will be based on availability at the Hyatt’s prevailing rates at that time.

For your convenience, the Hyatt Regency Crystal City operates a complimentary shuttle to and from Washington’s Reagan National Airport.  Contact the Hyatt for more detailed information. 

Workshop Registration Fee:

  • Register by March 15, 2020 and pay the Early Bird Registration Fee of $695!
  • Register after March 15: $795 Registration Fee

Registration fee includes continental breakfast and lunch on both days, as well as the reception and all meeting materials.

To register for the Antimicrobial Workshop, please click here.