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Tuesday, November 15 • 3:45pm - 5:00pm
Update from Product Safety Regulators Around the World

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During the closing plenary session of the ICPHSO International Symposium, regulators from all around the world will discuss main priority areas they currently focus on, best practices and projects of interest for the international community.  The session will also explore possibilities for further cooperation.  This is a unique opportunity to hear from regulators globally in one plenary session.

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Rod Freeman

Partner, Product Law Team, Hogan Lovells International LLP
Rod Freeman is an International Products Lawyer. He works alongside the world's leading global companies to help them solve their product-related issues, protect their reputations, defend their products and build more successful businesses. With more than twenty years devoted to international... Read More →

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Neville Matthew

General Manager, Consumer Product Safety Branch, Australian Competition & Consumer Commission
Neville Matthew is the current General Manager, Consumer Product Safety Branch and has an extensive background in regulation.  Neville joined the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission in October 2013, on transfer from the Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority... Read More →
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George Borlase, Ph.D, PE

Assistant Executive Director for Hazard Identification and Reduction, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Dr. Borlase currently serves as the Assistant Executive Director for Hazard Identification and Reduction at the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). He and his staff are responsible for responsible for managing efforts to identify and mitigate the risk of injury associated... Read More →
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Nick Shipley

Manager, Compliance and Enforcement Division, Consumer Product Safety Directorate, Health Canada
Nick joined Health Canada's Consumer Product Safety Directorate (CPSD) in April of 2015, where he is the manager of compliance and enforcement. Prior to joining CPSD, Nick held a variety of roles in the regulation and compliance and enforcement of health products, such as drugs, natural... Read More →

Cao Yufang

Deputy Director, Department for Supervision and Inspection, AQSIQ
Ms. Cao Yufang currently serves as the deputy director of the Department for Supervision on Inspection of the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine of P.R.C. (AQSIQ).   She is responsible for the risk management on import and export of industrial... Read More →
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Thomas Zerdick

Acting Head of Unit, Product Safety and Rapid Alert System, Directorate General forJustice and Consumers, European Commission
Thomas Zerdick LL.M. is Acting Head of Unit of the unit E.4 " Product safety and Rapid Alert System " at the European Commission’s Directorate-General (DG) for Justice and Consumers. Prior to his work on product safety, Mr Zerdick was a key member of the team that prepared and... Read More →

Tuesday November 15, 2016 3:45pm - 5:00pm CET
Charlemagne Building - Gasperi

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