Intertek to Speak and Exhibit at ISPCE 2017

April 19, 2017

Intertek, a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide and Health, Environmental and Regulatory Services (HERS), is pleased to announce that they will be speaking and exhibiting at the 2017 IEEE Symposium on Product Compliance Engineering (ISPCE 2017) in San Jose, California from May 8-10, 2017.

This 14th annual three-day symposium will consist of technical sessions and exhibits focused on all relevant topics for workers and design innovators in the product safety area. ISPCE's mission is to be able to provide a dedicated place to distribute and discuss technical information related to product safety, to improve personal product safety engineering skills, and to offer product safety engineering outreach to engineers, students and others with an interest in product safety regulatory compliance. The technical presentations during this symposium will cover the scope of product safety, regulatory design and engineering.

During the symposium, Intertek HERS expert Mr. Joseph Langton, U.S. Operations Manager, Global Restricted Substances, will be presenting during the Environmental and Energy Regulation series on the topic titled, “Systematic Approach for Restricted Substance Compliance" on Monday May 8, 2017 from 9:30 am – 10:30 am in the San Jose Ballroom. During this series, Mr. Pratik Ichhaporia, Director, Technical Services, will be presenting on the topic "EU and US State & Federal Regulations Update" from 1:10 pm - 2:10 pm.

Additionally, Intertek experts will be speaking during three exhibitor sessions:

  • Wednesday, May 10 (10:40 am – 11:40 am), Salon M:
    Energy Storage & Batteries: Updates and FAQ on UN 38.3
    Presenter: Rich Byczek, Global Director, Transportation Technologies
  • Wednesday, May 10 (1:50 pm – 2:50 pm), Monterey Room:
    Complying with the Radio Equipment Directive: Preparing Wireless Devices for Regulatory Compliance Approvals
    Presenters: Grace Lin, EMC Staff Engineer; and Nicholas Abbondante, Chief Engineer, EMC
  • Wednesday, May 10 (3:00 pm – 4:00 pm), San Jose Ballroom:
    Medical: IEC 60601-1-2 4th Edition EMC and RMF
    Presenter: Nicholas Abbondante, Chief Engineer, EMC

Intertek representatives will be exhibiting at table #23 during the symposium and will be available for consultation. ISPCE attendees are encouraged to stop by the Intertek table to discuss their company’s specific requirements.

To learn more about the regulatory and scientific consultancy services offered by our experts and within the larger Intertek organization, please visit:


About Intertek

Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 42,000 people in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers' operations and supply chains. Intertek Total Quality Assurance expertise, delivered consistently, with precision, pace and passion, enabling our customers to power ahead safely.


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