Meet the Speakers : Al Lear, IBWA

Al Lear is the Vice-President of Science and Research for the International Bottled Water Association located in Alexandria, VA. In his role as director Al serves as a staff liaison with the IBWA Technical Committee, Environmental Sustainability Committee, Drinking Water Research Foundation, and related subcommittees and task forces. His 30 plus years of beverage and bottled water industry experience includes quality assurance, process control, packaging, laboratory certification and analysis, water source development, evaluation and permitting, and plant startups.


Tuesday, November 5
9:15 am – 10:15 am
An Introduction to Nano and Micro Plastics

Wednesday, November 6
4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
CPO Program: PTRM Update and Study Session (1.25 Technical CEUs)