Overview of U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) / Update of Consumer Products from China

 

About the seminar:

U.S. CPSC overview/update on imports of Consumer Products from China (including Hong Kong) Please join us for an overview of CPSCs mission, vision, and goals. We will discuss Chinas share oftotal imports of toys, apparel, and electrical/electronic products. The discussion will include anopportunity for interactive questions and answers.

About the speaker:

John Golden -  Section Chief/Regional Product Safety Officer in the East  Asia    Pacific Region for the United States Consumer Product Safety CommissionJohn Golden serves as the Section Chief/Regional Product Safety Officer in the EastAsia Pacific Region for the United States Consumer Product Safety Commission.Based at the U.S. Embassy in Beijing, his mission is to help ensure that consumerproduct manufacturers and government consumer product safety authorities getthe latest and best information about U.S. consumer product safety requirements,and to encourage manufacturers to use globally recognized best manufacturingpractices to ensure product safety.

A career federal employee with over 27 years of service, Mr. Golden bringsextensive experience in global supply chain management. He has held federal management positions
to include supply systems division chief; quality assurance division chief; director of logistics, facilitiesand safety; and logistics information systems division chief. He is certified in logistics management,contracts administration, and production, quality and manufacturing.

Mr. Golden received his BBA at Wayne State University, MPA at Western Michigan University, and MSAat Central Michigan University. He is a doctoral candidate of management at the University ofMaryland University College.


Date:
13 August 2013 (Tuesday)
Time:
7:15 pm to 8:45 pm (Registration and refreshment start at 6:45 pm)
Venue:
Si Yuan Lecture Theatre (C0311),
The Open University of Hong Kong, 30 Good Shepherd Street,
Ho Man Tin, Kowloon
Fees:
Free of charge
Enquiry:
slmak@ouhk.edu.hk



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Supporting organizations:

The Institute of Measurement and Control, Hong Kong Section (InstMC(HK))America Society for Quality (ASQ), Hong Kong ChapterHong Kong Society for QualityThe Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)Hong Kong Association of Testing, Inspection & CertificationHong Kong Toys CouncilThe Hong Kong Institution of Engineers  Control, Automation and Instrumentation DivisionThe Hong Kong Institution of Engineers  Manufacturing and Industrial DivisionThe IEEEProduct Safety Engineering Society, Hong Kong ChapterThe Institute of Measurement and Control, Hong Kong Section (InstMC(HK))

 

Materials:

You can download the presentation materials in the seminar with the following links:

CPSP overview: Download CPSP requirements for children's products and certification & testing for non-children's products: Download CPSP requirements for adult and children's clothing : Download Data: Download


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