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    Consumer Products & Chemical

    October 18-21, 2021 | Virtual

    4 TRACKS | 4 DAYS
    | 1000+


    There is no cost to attend this event.

    Join your quality, regulatory, legal, marketing, and IT peers from the consumer goods, food and beverage, cosmetics, speciality chemical, and crop science industries at this virtual event designed especially for you.


    Carsten Stauffer

    Digital Lead Crop Protection R&D Lab & Discovery
    Bayer Crop Science

    After studying Applied System Science in the University of Osnabrück and conducting a doctoral thesis in the field of GIS-based environmental exposure modelling (Title: Modelling and Evaluating the aquatic fate of detergents), Carsten started to work in Bayer R&D IT in 2001 as an R&D IT project manager for LIMS and ELN implementation projects for Bayer Pharma and Crop Science. Then, Carsten acted as program lead in integrating the Bayer Pharma and Schering R&D IT system landscape. In 2009,

    Carsten switched to R&D IT for Crop Science as team lead and global process manager for all Software Development activities. In this phase, Carsten also led in-house projects for modernizing global Regulatory Affairs systems for managing all registrations and dossiers. Beginning 2014, Carsten switched to the Crop Science internal R&D IT organization as global IT strategy lead for R&D functions such as R&D Portfolio Management, Regulatory Affairs and Regulatory Science. In the last two years, Carsten co-developed the digital transformation strategy of the CS Regulatory Science organization, whose implementation started at the beginning of the year. Current role of Carsten is global digital strategy lead for Bayer Crop Protection's R&D Lab, Greenhouse & Discovery teams and sites.

    Speaking at the Summit


    Eating an Elephant – Demystifying the Digital Product Compliance Journey

    Wednesday October 203:00 PM CET 9:00 AM ET 6:00 AM PT

    Advancements in digital technology are prompting chemical & consumer goods companies to reimagine the way they do business. Yet product stewardship and regulatory groups in these organizations are often the last to find out about digital transformation. In this session you will hear from industry leaders and learn how to launch the digital product compliance journey in your organization through a logical step-by-step approach.