ESS CEO Robert Johnson joins executive panel discussion about current and future developments in environmental information management at annual A&WMA conference
TEMPE, Ariz. - June 15, 2005 -- ESS announced today that company CEO Robert Johnson is scheduled to participate in a roundtable of Environmental Management Information Systems (EMIS) software industry leaders at the Air & Waste Management Association's (A&WMA) 2005 Annual Conference & Exhibition later this month.
Mr. Johnson is one of four guest panelists for a session entitled, 'EMIS Software: The State of the Art and Future Direction,' scheduled for 10:15 a.m. on Wednesday, June 22. He will be joined by executives from three other software companies and session chair Jill Barson Gilbert, president and founder of Lexicon Systems, LLC.
'Through panel discussions, paper and poster sessions, and committee meetings, the conference provides unparalleled opportunities to benchmark best practices and network with experts, regulators, and other professionals in the environmental field,' said Edith Ardiente, president of A&WMA. 'Also, one of the largest environmental exhibits of the year offers the chance to witness state-of-the-art environmental products and services.'
ESS will also be exhibiting (Booth #635) during the conference, at the Minneapolis Convention Center from June 21-24. With the theme, 'Exploring Innovative Solutions,' the event will bring together more than 3,000 experts from industry, government and academia to explore new technologies, pioneering public policies and groundbreaking partnerships.
- More than 150 Technical Sessions covering a range of air, environmental management and waste issues.
- The 7th International Urban Air Quality Forum, which will examine the impact of fuel choices on the environment in developing countries.
- The 2005 Critical Review, addressing the environmental effects of nanoparticles.
- A presentation on 3M's pioneering Pollution Prevention Pays (3P) program and other innovative technical and regulatory solutions from Keynote Speaker Dr. Katherine E. Reed, staff vice president, 3M Environmental, Health and Safety Operations.
A&WMA is a nonprofit, nonpartisan professional organization that provides training, information, and networking opportunities to thousands of environmental professionals in 65 countries. For more information on the association's 98th Annual Conference & Exhibition, visit www.awma.org/ACE2005
ESS is the leading provider of integrated software and services for Environmental, Health and Safety (EH&S) and Crisis Management. The Essential Suite TM and Compliance Suite TM solutions have helped more than 35,000 businesses, government agencies and other organizations comply with international, federal, state and local regulations and industry standards. For more information, visit www.ess-home.com