7th International Safety Conference ‘How to ensure
product safety in a global market?’ organised by CEOC International – ETICS –
EUROLAB – IFIA took place on 8 November 2016, at Stanhope Hotel, Rue du
Commerce 9, in Brussels.
Ahead of the 2016 International Consumer Product
Safety Week, the TIC (Testing, Inspection and Certification) Sector came
together to discuss issues related to consumer product safety.
The event started with the key note speech given by James
Woudhuysen (Professor of Forecasting and Innovation) on ‘Key consumer
issues, 2016–21, and what to do about them’.
The two highlights of the event – the results
of the 2016 Market Study and the Present & Future
e-compliance model in the electrotechnical sector – was followed by a panel
discussion moderated by Laura Shields (Director, The Media Coach). Representatives from the European Commission, TIC sector, industry and
consumers’ organisations participated in the discussion.
The de-briefing of the event can be downloaded
here: 7th CEOC – ETICS – EUROLAB – IFIA
International Safety Conference de-briefing.