Machinery Safety 101

New Seminar – Product Compliance in Europe – CE Marking Requirements

If you do busi­ness in the European Uni­on, you know that CE mark­ing products for sale in the EU and EEC coun­tries is required. These require­ments change as the legis­la­tion and stand­ards are updated, mak­ing the CE Mark­ing task a chal­len­ging one.

GlobalNorm GmbHCom­pli­ance InSight Con­sult­ing has partnered with Glob­al­Norm GmbH and the Cana­dian Ger­man Cham­ber of Com­merce to present a sem­in­ar on the cur­rent CE Mark­ing require­ments and how those require­ments com­pare with North Amer­ic­an con­form­ity assess­ment require­ments.

The sem­in­ar will be held on 4‑Feb-11 at the Cana­dian Ger­man Cham­ber of Com­merce in Toronto. The event will run from 8:45 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Tick­ets include lunch and a morn­ing break.

If you are a mem­ber of the Cana­dian Ger­man Cham­ber of com­merce, tick­ets are $150 each includ­ing HST. Non-mem­ber tick­ets are $175 ea includ­ing HST.


Picture of Michael LoerzerDipl.-Ing. Michael Loerzer

Vice Pres­id­ent & CEO, Reg­u­lat­ory Affairs Spe­cial­ist
Glob­al­norm GmbH
Ber­lin, Ger­many

Mr. Loerzer is Chair­man of the Product Con­form­ity Group (DIN ANP Ger­man Com­mit­tee of Stand­ards Users).

Mr. Loerzer has presen­ted many con­fer­ence papers in EMC, safety and radio spec­trum mat­ters in the past and holds sem­inars and work­shops for dif­fer­ent organ­izers. His spe­cial com­pet­ence is the glob­al reg­u­lat­ory com­pli­ance require­ments.

Picture of Doug NixMr. Doug Nix, A.Sc.T.

Man­aging Dir­ect­or,
Com­pli­ance Insight Con­sult­ing Inc.
Kit­chen­er, Ontario

Mr. Nix’s back­ground spans more than 20 years of engin­eer­ing tech­no­logy exper­i­ence includ­ing product test­ing, indus­tri­al con­trol sys­tem design and machinery safety, includ­ing more than 15 years of CE Mark­ing exper­i­ence with Indus­tri­al Machinery. Mr. Nix has been dir­ectly involved in more than 300 Pre-Start Health and Safety Reviews in Ontario and the USA.

Mr. Nix spe­cial­izes in risk assess­ment meth­ods and pro­cess, teach­ing risk assess­ment prin­ciples and pro­cesses since 1997.

Mr. Nix is cur­rently serving on CSA’s s364/Z1002 Tech­nic­al Com­mit­tee, writ­ing the Occu­pa­tion­al Injury and Ill­ness Risk Assess­ment and Man­age­ment Stand­ard. This stand­ard is part of CSA’s new Z1000 OHS Man­age­ment series of stand­ards and is found­a­tion­al to many oth­er doc­u­ments cur­rently in work.

More Information

You can get more inform­a­tion from the CIC web­site includ­ing down­load­ing a regis­tra­tion form, or you can vis­it the Cana­dian Ger­man Cham­ber of Com­merce web site, or call the office in Toronto.

Cana­dian Ger­man Cham­ber of Industry and Com­merce Inc.
480 Uni­ver­sity Aven­ue, Suite 1500
Toronto, ON M5G 1V2


Tel: (416) 598 7076

Con­tact: Sara Franke

2 thoughts on “New Seminar – Product Compliance in Europe – CE Marking Requirements

    1. Chad,

      Make sure that you get your regis­tra­tion form in to Sara at the Cana­dian Ger­man Cham­ber of Com­merce as quickly as you can. The event is filling up quickly!

      If you need some help with CE mark­ing, I can prob­ably help. Feel free to send me an email off­line from the blog with the details of your applic­a­tion and we can dis­cuss it privately!, +1 (519) 650‑4753.

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