2011 Intertek Customer Day in Hong Kong
As business opportunities evolve, investors need to be able to adapt to the changing business environment and unexpected challenges that may arise. The key to success is creating innovative opportunities by constantly evaluating and assessing risk in the operations environment.
Recognizing this, Intertek Hong Kong organized a Customer Day to give our clients a platform to discuss new trading trends, business opportunities and industry insights through new compliance methodologies and practical quality assurance tools; consequently enabling our clients to achieve a higher rate of success by understanding the targeted markets and their industry needs and local regulatory requirements.
Intertek Customer Day, "Developing Opportunities through Remodeling Business Environment," was held on 15 March 2011 at Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel.
Following a welcome speech presented by Mr. Paul Yao, Group Executive Vice President, Intertek, invited guests spoke, including Mr. John Hung, Secretary-General (Testing and Certification), Innovation and Technology Commission, the Government of HKSAR, who gave a speech about "CEPA VII Initiatives and its Insight for Local Industries," and Dr. Oladele Olufunke Abiodun, Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, who presented "Business and Investment Opportunities in Nigeria, Africa." In addition, Mr. Percival D'Souza, Technical Manager, Government Services, Intertek, presented "Emerging Markets in Middle East and their Regulatory Requirements," and Mr. Joseph Mohorovic, Vice President, Strategic Management, Consumer Goods, Intertek, presented, "CPSC Updates and Intelligent Platform".
In addition, a ceremony was held to officially launch Intertek’s Import Safety Intelligence (ISI) service, hosted by Mr. Paul Yao and Mr. William Quilindo, President, Business Enabling & Knowledge Management, Consumer Goods, Intertek. The ISI platform is the "Key to Smart Sourcing for Global Buyers."
Hong Kong Customer Day also featured exhibits dedicated to Intertek’s new services, including LED testing services, auditing services and an ISI demonstration.
Nearly 120 customers from various consumer products industries attended the event to learn more about Intertek's new services and products, and how they can add value to their businesses.