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2017 Spring & 13th GCPS Monday Luncheon Speaker
Billy B. Bardin is the Global Operations Technology Director. His responsibilities include driving technology and innovation strategy within Manufacturing and Engineering (M&E) and oversight of all commercial technologies as well as development of technical talent across manufacturing and supporting operations.
Billy began his career in 2000 with Union Carbide/Dow in the Catalyst Skill Center in South Charleston, WV where he led alternative feedstock and catalytic process development programs. In 2001...Read more
Dr. Keith Silverman is vice president of Environment, Health, Safety (EHS), Quality and Operations at Ashland LLC. Keith joined Ashland in June 2012 as vice president of EHS and product regulatory. In February 2014, his role was expanded to include quality and product safety and more recently he has assumed additional management responsibility for manufacturing operations. Prior to joining Ashland, he spent twenty-three years in the pharmaceutical industry with Merck & Co., Inc. in a series of roles spanning research and development to EHS. Keith is also an experienced emergency...Read more
John Televantos is a Partner at Arsenal Capital Partners, a middle market private equity firm focused on the specialty industrial, healthcare and specialty financial service sectors. Before joining Arsenal in 2006, Dr. Televantos was President of Aqualon Company, owned by Hercules, Inc.; President and Founder of Helios Chemical Company; and Chief Executive Officer for Foamex International.
Dr. Televantos began his career with Union Carbide in 1977 in silicones research. There he developed two key processes for the manufacture of Methyl Chloride and Siloxane polymers that were...Read more
More Conference Highlights
- 13th GCPS Short Courses
- Spring & GCPS Monday Luncheon
- Spring & GCPS Tuesday Luncheon
- Spring & GCPS Wednesday Luncheon
- 2017 AGILE Award Keynote Address
- 51st Annual Loss Prevention Symposium (LPS)
- 32nd Center for Chemical Process Safety (CCPS) International Conference
- 19th Process Plant Safety Symposium (PPSS)
- 6th Process Safety Management Mentoring (PSMM) Forum
- Process Safety Spotlights
- Perspectives on Process Safety from Around the World
- Exhibitor Workshops