Testing and Global Approvals Conference 2015

After the amazing success and wonderful feedback from attendees of our 2014 Williams Conference, we are really excited to announce our industry leading Testing and Global Approvals Conference 2015. We would be delighted if you can join us on Friday 3rd July at the renowned Williams Conference Centre, home of the Williams F1 team in Grove, Oxfordshire.

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This year’s event will cover a full range of insightful sessions covering EMC, Safety and Environmental Testing as well as Global Certification and Approvals. Attendees will be able to enjoy a tour of Sir Frank Williams' private Grand Prix collection.

Conference Agenda

Time Title Speaker
09:00 - 09:30 Registration
09:30 - 09:40 Introduction Mark Heaven
09:40 - 09:55 The legislative, contractual and voluntary framework we all work within Mark Heaven
09:55 - 10:30 Let’s think about planning product reliability Marc Brown - ESQ Manager - Environmental
10:30 - 11:00 Morning coffee and networking
After morning coffee, you can choose one of the following sessions:
11:00 - 12:00 Prepare to save money in aerospace and defence testing Stuart Brown - Divisional Director
11:00 - 12:00 CE Marking - what do you need to know when selling in Europe? Steve Hayes - Director
11:00 - 12:00 How to embed a radio device into your product and export it Dr. Simon Hindle - Principal Radio Engineer
11:00 - 12:00 Medical device qualification - eliminate the risk Dr. Gurge Phull - Medical Regulatory Affairs Manager
11:00 - 12:00 Best practice design for EMC Stewart Barrowclough - Technical Leader - Commercial EMC
11:00 - 12:00 What’s hot in ZigBee testing and certification? Jon Harros - ZigBee Business Manager
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch and networking
After lunch, you can choose one of the following sessions:
13:00 - 14:00 Shake it, break it, make it bounce - guide to vibration and shock testing Marc Brown - ESQ Manager - Environmental
13:00 - 14:00 CE Marking - what do you need to know when selling in Europe? Steve Hayes - Director
13:00 - 14:00 How to embed a radio device into your product and export it Dr. Simon Hindle - Principal Radio Engineer
13:00 - 14:00 Design principles and product classification for explosive atmospheres Simon Barrowcliff - Director, Certification Services
13:00 - 14:00 Best practice design for EMC Stewart Barrowclough - Technical Leader - Commercial EMC
14:00 - 14:15 Afternoon coffee and networking
14:15 - 14:45 How to export your product around the world Simon Barrowcliff - Director, Certification Services
14:45 - 15:00 Closing comments Mark Heaven - CEO
15:00 - 16:00 A tour of Sir Frank Williams’ private Grand Prix Collection

Originally the base for the Williams Le Mans project, the building was converted in 2002 to become the award winning Williams Conference Centre. It hosts the Sir Frank Williams private Grand Prix collection, the world's largest private collection of Formula 1 cars, charting the team's 36 year history of engineering and racing excellence.