Symposia / General Information

B05 Copper and Copper Alloys
Event Name: April 2019 Committee Week
Pre-registration requested to attend this meeting.

ABOUT THE EVENT

Presenter: Carry Claytor, Director of Health, Environment and Sustainable Development.

This workshop will provide an update of the regulatory threats and opportunities for copper-based products. The entire value chain will be considered, including issues that affect the upstream production of raw materials (e.g., responsible sourcing), as well as the downstream fabrication and use of finished products. North American regulations will be discussed, as will policies stemming from other jurisdictions that may set important precedents (e.g., EU REACH).

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Online registration is now open and closes March 27, 2019. There is no fee to attend the workshop.

All attendees, including presenters and ASTM members, are urged to register online for this event so that space requirements can be accommodated. If you do not register online by the closing date, then you must register onsite prior to the start of the workshop. All attendees must check in at the ASTM registration desk upon arrival at workshop.

Cancellation
To cancel your registration, please contact Symposia Operations at symposia@astm.org or 610-832-9568.

If you have questions concerning online registration, please contact Symposia Operations at symposia@astm.org Tel: 610-832-9568, or ASTM Technical Support at support@astm.org or 1-877-909-2786 (domestic) or 610-832-9578 (international).

 

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CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS

Workshop attendees interested in receiving 0.1 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) should complete a CEU application form at the adjournment of the symposium, and then submit it to the ASTM staff member on site. A certificate will be sent to the attendee approximately 4 to 6 weeks after the symposium.

HOTEL INFORMATION

All meetings will be held at the Sheraton Downtown Denver, 1550 Court Place, Denver, CO 80202.

Hotel Reservations: Staying at our contracted hotel is important to ASTM, to the destination where we are holding this meeting, and ultimately to you as an ASTM member. When you book a hotel outside of the block, and a contracted room goes unsold, we must pay penalty fees to the hotel. Please support ASTM by reserving your sleeping room at our official hotel.Reservations may be made via our online reservation system at Sheraton Downtown Denver.

Select your dates and proceed as instructed. Reservations may also be made by telephoning the hotel at 303-893-3333 (you must mention ASTM in order to receive the group rate). If you need assistance with your hotel reservation, please call the hotel directly.

The discounted rate will be honored until the ASTM block is full, but no later than March 4th, 2019. ASTM rates are $189 plus tax. You may be charged a higher rate if reservations are received after the cut-off date, or when the block is full. The hotel requires a credit card to guarantee your reservation, once submitted a confirmation number will be provided electronically.

The Sheraton Downtown Denver has a limited number of rooms at the government per diem rate of $181. Reservations may be made via our online reservation system at Sheraton Government Reservations. You must present your ID at the front desk upon check-in.

IMPORTANT! ASTM Rates are non-commissionable. If you book your reservation through a travel agent, they must ask for a non-commissioned ASTM Group Rate. ASTM cannot adjust your higher rate if commissions were paid to a travel agency.

CANCELLATION/CHANGE POLICY: At the Sheraton Downtown Denver Hotel, notice of cancellation must be received before end of business day (5pm) prior to day of arrival in order to avoid a charge. Failure to do so will incur a penalty equal to the cost of one night's room and tax.

Check the ASTM website for updates on overflow hotel room availability.

INTERNET: High Speed Internet is available in guest rooms for a daily surcharge.

ASTM MEMBERS WORK AREA: ASTM will provide computers with internet connections. This area will also be wireless for your laptop computer. You may visit the ASTM website, apply or renew your membership, order publications or check your email. The complimentary wireless service is limited to the members' work area and the meeting rooms.

TRANSPORTATION AND DIRECTIONS

The hotel is located approximately 24.0 miles/30-35 minutes from the Denver International Airport. The hotel's phone number is (303)-893-3333 and the general fax number is (303)-626-2543. The website for the hotel is Sheraton Downtown Denver.

For information on the city of Denver, visit the Denver Colorado Convention and Visitors Bureau at Visit Denver.

RIDESHARING PROGRAM: Transportation Network Providers (TNP), also referred to as a “rideshare” company, provide prearranged transportation through an app, connecting passengers with drivers of vehicles for hire. Lyft and Uber are TNP companies operating in Denver.

Uber is offering your first ride FREE (up to $20) for first time riders only. Download the app or visit www.uber.com and enter the code UBERON20.

PARKING: Valet parking is avaiable for a rate of $49 daily. Self-parking is also available for a rate of $41 daily.

STANDARDS DEVELOPMENT MEETINGS

Schedules for the April 2019 meetings of Committee B05 are posted on the ASTM website at B05 Meeting Schedule or contact the ASTM Staff Manager, Jennifer Rodgers at jrodgers@astm.org or Tel: 610-832-9694.

FUTURE MEETING DATES

Committee B05 invites you to attend their future standards development meetings. There is no fee to attend these meetings, and membership in ASTM International is not required. For more information about future B05 meetings, please visit B05 Future Meetings.

MISCELLANEOUS

Please advise the hotel and ASTM of any disability which will require special attention. The Sheraton Downtown Denver is in compliance with ADA standards.