Events/Meetings

DGAC Meetings

 

DGAC Fall 2021 Online Members Conference and Educational Event w/ Annual Meeting

Wednesday - Thursday, September 29 - 30, 2021

 

Schedule (Subject to change):
 
Wednesday, September 29: (all times Eastern)
12:00 - 3:45 PM Guest Speakers
3:45 - 4:00 PM Break
4:00 - 5:00 PM NARLA 
5:00 - 5:30 PM DGAC Annual Meeting

Thursday, September 30: (all times Eastern)

11:00 - 12:00 Bonus Training Session
12:00 - 2:00 PM Guest Speakers
2:00 - 2:15 PM Break
2:15 - 3:15 PM INTEREC/Adjourn
3:30 - 5:00 PM Board of Directors (Directors Only) 
 
Member Registration Fee: $175
Non-Member Registration Fee: N/A

Multiple attendees from the same member company are entitled to a 50% discount after the first paid full registration. Click here to register. Members who wish to only attend the committee meetings and/or the Annual Meeting are exempt from the registration fee. To take advantage of the discount for multiple registrations or to get a registration code to attend only the meetings, call the DGAC office at 202/289-4550. 

Cancelled registrations for DGAC Online Members Conference and Educational Events will be refunded in the form of a credit which can be applied to the registration fee of a future DGAC event. "No shows" will not be refunded or credited. 



SAVE THE DATE!

DGAC Fall Pre-UN Meeting

Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021

1:00 - 4:00 PM EDT

DGAC is hosting a virtual members only meeting to discuss the papers on the agenda for the upcoming UN TDG and GHS Sub-Committee meetings. The UN meetings will run from Nov. 29 - Dec. 10, 2021. 

This DGAC meeting is free with your paid membership, and is open to all DGAC members, but you must register in advance to get log-in information. Registration and login information will be published closer to the event. 



 SAVE THE DATE!

DGAC Fall Post-UN/Report Meeting

 Thursday, Dec. 16, 2021  

 1:00 - 4:00 PM EDT

DGAC is hosting a virtual Post-UN meeting where the members of the DGAC delegation to the TDG and GHS Sub-Committee meetings will give their report to members.

This DGAC meeting is free with your paid membership, and is open to all DGAC members, but you must register in advance to get log-in information. Registration and login information will be published closer to the event. 

 


 Completed 2021 Events

DGAC Winter 2021 Online Members Conference 

January 27 - 28, 2021

DGAC Virtual Discussion of OSHA's HCS NPRM

Thursday, March 18, 2021

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Eastern Time 

DGAC’s GHS Working Group will convene a virtual meeting to discuss OSHA’s proposed changes to the Hazard Communication Standard/request for comments, published as an NPRM (Notice of Proposed Rulemaking) in the Federal Register on February 16, 2021.

We will also be seeking member feedback on the proposals that could be used to draft DGAC comments on the NPRM.

The presentation and discussion will be led by the Working Group Chair, Denese Deeds, and Vice Chair, Dave Peters, with support from DGAC Technical Director, Del Billings.

All DGAC members are invited to participate.

Minutes of the meeting can be downloaded here.

 


DGAC Open Forum on OST Notification of Regulatory Review

Thursday May 13, 2021

1:00 - 4:00 PM Eastern

OST announced that DOT, as directed by Executive Orders 13990 and 13992, is currently reviewing its existing regulations and other agency actions to determine whether they are consistent with the policies and National objectives set forth in these executive orders. DOT is seeking input from the public on existing regulations or other agency actions for the Department’s consideration regarding consistency with the policies and objectives of these executive orders. Further, in recognition of the fact that safety is the Department’s highest priority, DOT also seeks comment on those existing regulations or other agency actions that the Department can address without compromising, or to further improve, safety.

We invite all DGAC members to join us for an open forum on Thursday, May 13, 2021, 2:00 – 3:00 PM Eastern Time to consider the implications of the regulatory review and whether DGAC should file comments to the docket.

DGAC members can register for the open forum here

DGAC members can download the notification here

DGAC members can participate in the online discussion here

DGAC members can download EO 13990 here

DGAC members can download EO 13992 here



 DGAC Spring 2021 Online Members Conference and Educational Event 

Wednesday - Thursday, May 26 - 27, 2021

Wednesday, May 26: (all times Eastern)

12:00 - 3:45 PM Guest Speakers
3:45 - 4:00 PM Break
4:00 - 5:00 PM NARLA 

Thursday, May 27: (all times Eastern)
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Bonus Training Session - Hazmat Packaging Testing
12:00 - 2:00 PM Guest Speakers
2:00 - 2:15 PM Break
2:15 - 3:15 PM INTEREC/Adjourn
3:30 - 5:00 PM Board of Directors (Directors Only) 

Download Meeting Documents and Slides Here
See the Schedule of Events/Program here
Member Registration Fee: $175
Non-Member Registration Fee: N/A

Cancelled registrations for DGAC Online Members Conference and Educational Events will be refunded in the form of a credit which can be applied to the registration fee of a future DGAC event. "No shows" will not be refunded or credited. 



 

DGAC Summer Pre-UN Meeting

Tuesday, June 8, 2021

1:00 - 4:00 PM EDT

 

DGAC is hosting a virtual members only meeting to discuss the papers on the agenda for the upcoming UN TDG and GHS Sub-Committee meetings. The UN meetings will run from June 28 - July 7, 2021. 

 

This DGAC meeting is free with your paid membership, and is open to all DGAC members, but you must register in advance to get log-in information.

 


DGAC Summer Post-UN/Report Meeting

Thursday, July 15, 2021  

1:00 - 4:00 PM EDT

DGAC is hosting a virtual Post-UN meeting where the members of the DGAC delegation to the TDG and GHS Sub-Committee meetings will give their report to members.

This DGAC meeting is free with your paid membership, and is open to all DGAC members, but you must register in advance to get log-in information.