About the webinar series

COVID-19 has caused unprecedented disruption to global business operations. Every day, corporate leaders, in-house counsel and EHS professionals confront new issues while navigating their organizations through the global pandemic and supporting ever-evolving business strategies in response to new realities in the marketplace.

Ramboll and Baker McKenzie have teamed up to share insights and guidance on managing the immediate crisis and readying for a changing post-crisis business environment in this three-part webinar series. 

SPEAKERS

Rob Rottersman, MS, CIH
Principal | Ramboll

Brooke Dillon
Senior Managing Consultant | Ramboll

Peter Kalish
Director, Business Development | Ramboll

John Watson
Partner | Baker McKenzie

Teresa Michaud
Partner | Baker McKenzie

PART ONE
Reopening – Managing Risks & Returning to Compliant and Productive Operations During the COVID-19 Crisis

This session reviews operational best practices and important worker health and safety as well as EHS compliance and risk management considerations for the reopening and restart of industrial facilities during the pandemic.

SPEAKERS

Paul Harper
Principal | Ramboll

Michael Ellis, PE
Principal | Ramboll

Fred Loneker 
Principal | Ramboll

John Watson
Partner | Baker McKenzie

Paul Keenan
Partner | Baker McKenzie

PART TWO
Restructuring – Managing Environmental Liabilities During Asset Disposition and Financial Restructuring (Including Bankruptcy)

This webinar explores strategies to proactively assess and manage environmental liabilities as companies look to reshape their businesses in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and other market challenges. Topics include EHS risk reviews during global capacity reductions and site closures, reassessments of existing environmental reserves, and the resolution of environmental claims during bankruptcy proceedings.

SPEAKERS

Melinda Truskowski 
Principal | Ramboll

Alan Kao
Principal | Ramboll

Brooke Dillon
Senior Managing Consultant | Ramboll 

John Watson
Partner | Baker McKenzie

Peter Richardson 
Partner | Baker McKenzie

PART THREE 
Renewal – Perspectives on the New Reality for EHS Leaders in a Post-COVID World

This webinar examines the impact of COVID-19 on global EHS compliance systems, worker health and safety programs, ESG and sustainability initiatives, and renewed corporate efforts to transition to cleaner sources of energy.