The European Union and the Russian Federation are completing the implementation of the cooperation project “Approximation of EU and RF Technical regulation and Standardisation systems” aimed at facilitating trade and supporting closer economic relations between the Russian Federation and the European Union through the modernisation of Russia’s system of technical regulations, conformity assessment, market surveillance and standardisation. The project started in January 2013 and will end on 31 December this year.
The Project has been implemented by European Profiles, S.A. in consortium with Austrian Standards Institute, SIQ Slovenian Institute of Quality and Metrology, LGAI Technological Center S.A., EVOLUXER S.L. The Project Partner is the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation.
The conference will be opened by Luis Portero, Head of Economic and Trade section of the EU Delegation to Russia, and Konstantin Leonidov, Director of Department of state policy in the area of technical regulation, standardisation and assurance of measurement uniformity of the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Russian Federation. Project achievements will be presented by Han Zuyderwijk, project Team Leader.
Representatives of stakeholders – the Federal Agency on technical regulation and metrology of the Russia Federation (Rosstandart), Federal Service for surveillance of consumers’ rights protection and human well-being (Rospotrebnadzor), the Ministry of Economic Development of RF, Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, Association of European Businesses and National Association of Builders – will take part in the conference.
Date & Time: Thursday, December, 8 2016, 10.00 – 12.30.