KERAMIDA's technical experts will guide you through today’s most relevant Environmental, Health & Safety, and Sustainability topics and present valuable insight into how these issues affect your business.

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

Conference Date:
April 17, 2019

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 - 9:30am:  “Market Demands: Social Responsibility & Sustainability Reporting”

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

9:30am - 10:00am:  “Air: New Non-Attainment Designations & Impacts on Air Permits”

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

10:00am - 10:30am:  “Strategies for Preventing Workplace Violence”

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

10:30am - 10:45am:  Break

10:45am - 11:15am:  “The Role of Auditing in Preparing for Inspections and Meeting Global Business Needs: Lessons Learned”

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

11:15am - 11:45am:  “Vapor Intrusion Risks: Preferential Pathways, Spatial and Temporal Variabilities, and Ineffectiveness of Mitigation Systems”

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

  • Chris Klinkhamer, Ph.D., Senior Engineer, KERAMIDA Inc.

11:45am - 12:15pm:  “PFAs: The Next Regulatory Focus - Newly Issued U.S. EPA PFAs Action Plan”

  • Kristen Belcredi, P.E., C.H.M.M., ISO Auditor, Senior Vice President, Engineering 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. Toledo Mud Hens