Our first-class speakers will present and debate the need for reform, their visions for a successful regulatory system, and how the World BioProtection Forum (WBF) is working towards process reform in UK biopesticide regulation.

The virtual Summit will start at 09:00 am (British Summer Time, BST) on 6th July 2021.

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09:00 am

Minshad Ansari: Chairman of the WBF

Welcome and objectives

09:15 am

Adrian Dixon, HSE Chemicals Regulation Division

Pesticides regulation and biopesticides

09:40 am

Jennifer Lewis, Executive Director, IBMA

What does a successful regulatory framework look like?

10:05 am

Tristan Jervis, Senior Public Affairs Consultant

A time for change: the WBF campaign for process reform in UK Biopesticide Regulation

10:30 am

David Cary, Former Executive Director at IBMA

Regulatory reform in the EU

10:55 am

Thorben Looije, Valto

Registering a biopesticide product: experiences and hurdles

11:20 am

Panel discussion, comprising a panel made up of our speakers and additional industry experts such as:
• Owen Jones, Lisk & Jones Consultants
• Nick Mole, Policy Officer, PAN

Reforming the UK’s regulatory processes for bioprotection products
11:45 am

Questions from the audience

11:55 am

Minshad Ansari: Chairman of the WBF

Thanks and close