Web-seminar on Conformity Assessment for a Safe and Competitive Market

VDMA India

In a recent move, the Department of Heavy Industries, Government Of India is planning to soon come out with ‘Omnibus Technical Regulations’ for Safety of Machinery in India making it mandatory for both imported and indigenous items to obtain certification from the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS).

To understand about the process involved in Conformity Assessment, Accreditation & Certification of Standards and Indo German cooperation in this context, VDMA conducted a webinar on "Conformity Assessment for a Safe and Competitive Market" on 13th October 2020.

For any business that wishes to gain consumer confidence today, it is extremely important that it passes the Conformity Assessment Test. Methods like testing, certification and accreditation assure the users that products and services of the company meet all the relevant quality and safety standards.

The esteemed guest speakers for the webinar were-

1. Mr. Hermann Wegner, Technical Environmental Affairs and Sustainability Machinery Safety Electrical Safety Non-EU VDMA Frankfurt


2. Mr. Philip Grinsted, Deputy Head, Advisor, Global Project Quality Infrastructure (GPQI)- India, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH


3. Mr. Samir Desai Desai, SICK Sensor Intelligence India Ltd


4. Mr. Dinesh Chand Sharma - Director CEN and CENELEC Standards & Public Policy (SESEI)