2018 Indianapolis “Day at the Park” EHS Conference

KERAMIDA's technical experts will discuss relevant Environmental, Health & Safety, and Sustainability topics and their significance to business and industry.

Following the presentations, attendees will be treated to an Indianapolis Indians vs. Syracuse Chiefs game and a buffet lunch at Victory Field.

Conference Date:
April 25, 2018

401 North College Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46202

8:30 a.m. (Registration)
9:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. (Presentations)
12:15 p.m. (Depart for Victory Field)
* A buffet lunch will be provided at the game. 

If you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Tim Higgins at or (317) 685-6603.


8:30am - 9:00am:  Registration and Welcome

9:00am - 9:15am:  “Sustainability & GHG Reporting - International Standards”

  • Pamela Griesemer, M.S., LEED GA, ENV SP, FSA, Vice President of Sustainability Services, KERAMIDA Inc.

9:15am - 9:30am:  “Stormwater - Status of Regulatory Changes”

  • Mack Overton, Vice President, EHS Compliance Services, KERAMIDA Inc.

9:30am - 9:45am:  “Annual Reporting - Updates and e-Reporting Requirements”

  • Nathaniel Cullen, Staff Scientist, KERAMIDA Inc.

9:45am - 10:00am:  “Security / Active Shooter / Emergency Planning”

  • Andrew Tirmenstein, Senior Project Manager, Security, Health & Safety Services, KERAMIDA Inc.

10:00am - 10:15am:  Break

10:15am - 10:30am:  “Perfluorinated Chemicals in Groundwater”

  • Ed Joniskan, L.P.G, Senior Manager, Land Division, KERAMIDA Inc.

10:30am - 10:45am:  “ISO 45001 - Health & Safety New Management System”

  • Kristen Belcredi, P.E., C.H.M.M., ISO Auditor, Senior Vice President, Engineering Services, KERAMIDA Inc.
  • Andrew Tirmenstein, Senior Project Manager, Security, Health & Safety Services, KERAMIDA Inc.

10:45am - 11:00am:  “Hazardous Waste Management and EPA e-Manifest Requirements”

  • John Wellspring, Senior Project Manager, EHS Compliance Services, KERAMIDA Inc.

11:00am - 11:15am:  Break

11:15am - 11:30am:  “Vapor Intrusion - A Destruction Process for Sub-Slab Vapors”

  • Vicky Keramida, Ph.D., CEO and Chief Technical Officer, KERAMIDA Inc.

11:30am - 11:45am:  “Silica Rule Impacts For Non-Foundry Facilities and Construction”

  • Dan Engling, Project Scientist / Toxicologist, Health & Safety Services, KERAMIDA Inc.

11:45am - 12:00pm:  “Air Permitting Challenges - Federal and State Status”

  • Kathy Moore, Vice President, Air Services, KERAMIDA Inc.

12:00pm - 12:15pm:  “EHS Management Through K-Port - A New Management Solution”

  • Wesley Fleming, Senior Project Engineer, EHS Compliance Services, KERAMIDA Inc.

12:15pm:  Announcements and Depart for Victory Field

12:30pm - 1:30pm:  Buffet Lunch at Victory Field

1:35pm:  Indianapolis Indians vs. Syracuse Chiefs