New England Chapter


President: Emily Kenney,

Co-Organizer: Dan Forsythe,

Co-Organizer: Hilary Matthews,

2019 SESHA New England Chapter Mini-Conference

August 1, 2019 at Axcelis Technologies, Beverly MA

The SESHA New England Chapter invites you to join us for a mini-conference at Axcelis Technologies on August 1 from 8:00am – 4:30pm.

Location: Axcelis Technologies, 108 Cherry Hill Dr, Beverly MA 01915

This mini-conference is for Safety Engineers, Industrial Hygienists, Environmental Managers, Occupational Health Professionals, Directors of ESH, Consultants, Health and Safety Managers, Facilities, Operational staff, students or anyone looking to learn more about ESH related topics in the high technology sector.
We will have coffee and networking from 8:00 to 8:45 am.
A Complimentary lunch will be provided courtesy of DOD Technologies, Inc.
CEU's are available for this event.


View Agenda (PDF)

8:00 AMRegistration Open
8:05 AMNetworking / Breakfast
8:45 AMOpening Session, Welcome by New England Chapter PresidentEmily Kenney, EHS Engineer, Analog Devices
8:50 AMOpening Session, SESHA PresidentSteve Roberge, VP, EHS and Facilities Axcelis
9:00 AMEnergetic Materials, Update on the SEMI S30 guidelinesSteve Trammell, Principal Consultant / Manager at BSI Group and Matt Wyman, Managing Director & CTO, KFPI
10:30 AMNetworking Breaks & Exhibition
11:00 AMLOTO Design ChallengesMark Fessler, Global Director of Product Safety, ASM
11:45 AMLunch, Exhibition, and Networking
1:00 PMSafety Interlock Design ChallengesMark Fessler, Global Director of Product Safety, ASM
1:45 PMBuilding a High Performance EHS OrganizationPaul Connor, Director of Global EH&S for the Electronic Materials Business Group of Dow
2:30MNetworking Break
2:45 PMTesting the Responsiveness of Fire & Gas Technologies to Small Silane Leak ScenariosMatt Wyman, Managing Director & CTO, KFPI
3:30 PMGlobal New Chemicals RegulationsJessie M. Kneeland, Ph.D., Gradient
4:15 PMAccidents and Incidents
4:30 PMClosing

Contact if you have any questions.

Mini-Conference Exhibitors and Sponsors

For questions regarding exhibits and sponsorship, contact Hilary Matthews at to obtain additional information. Click here for the Sponsorship/Exhibitor Letter (.DOCX)

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