Preparing a robust submission dossier is always a challenging work for the regulatory and compliance professionals in the medical device industry. The rapidly changing regulatory environment, as well as the constant evolution in compliance standards, has further complicated the submission tasks. This seminar aims to address the most critical pitfalls in regulatory submission and advise ways to avoid them.
Date: 20th September 2019 (Friday)
Time: 10:00am - 4:30pm
Venue: BSI Hong Kong, 23/F, Cambridge House, Taikoo Place, 979 King's Road, Quarry Bay, Hong Kong
Language: Cantonese & Mandarin
Fee: Free admission
In collaboration with BSI (British Standards Institute), STC is delighted to invite you to join the "Managing Regulatory Submission Pitfalls and Ways to Avoid Them: A Practical Perspective" seminar. The seminar offers a variety of sessions covering the latest regulation, quality assurance and testing standards of the medical device industry.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your continuous support and wish you a good time during the Mid-Autumn Festival.
Our offices in Mainland China will be closed on the following day (displayed on the picture) and will resume work afterwards.
STC will be exhibiting at the 126th China Import and Export Fair.
Date: Oct 15 - Nov 4, 2019
Venue: China Import and Export Fair Complex, Guangzhou
Booth No.: T29 at sky bridge
Come to visit our booth to check out the latest China CCC and international product safety requirements.
STC invites you to our booth 3CON-059 at the Hong Kong Electronics Fair (Autumn Edition), which is held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from October 13-16, 2019. Come and meet with our technical experts at the free seminar and technical advice sessions on October 14 (Monday)!
Pre-register for our technical advice sessions to receive HK$2,000 STC cash coupon redeemable against any STC Electrical Products Testing Services.
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The Hong Kong Standards and Testing Centre (STC) signed the “China Compulsory Certification Entrustment Agreement” with CVC Vkan (Vkan Certification & Testing Co. Ltd.) at Guangzhou Science Park Headquarters on Aug 28, 2019, which means that STC officially became CVC Vkan’s China Compulsory Certification (CCC) contracting designated testing laboratory. The collaboration of STC and CVC provide more convenient CCC services for Guangdong and Hong Kong enterprises.
Representatives of STC: Mr. Keith Yung, Director of International Operations and Marketing Department; Mr. KC Lee, General Manager; Mr. Peter Sheung, Senior Manager of China Business Development Department; Mr. Kenneth Cheung, Senior Manager of Electrical Products Department.
Representatives of CVC Vkan: Mr. Yeung, Deputy General Manager; Mr. Law, General Manager of Certification Department; Mr. Chu, Deputy General Manager of Certification Department; Mr. Mui, Deputy General Manager of Hong Kong Business.
Guest of Honors: Mr. Cai, the Chief Engineer of The Administration for Market Regulation of Guangzhou Huangpu district; Director of Metrology Division.
Under the premise of the “Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area Development Plan” and the “ The Mainland and Hong Kong Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement(CEPA)” service trade agreement, STC and CVC will work together to explore and promote the development of the testing and certification business, provide faster and high-quality product certification testing services for Greater Bay enterprises.
Mr. Cai Hong, the Chief Engineer of The Administration for Market Regulation of Guangzhou Huangpu district expressed her close attention to the cooperation between Guangdong and Hong Kong certification and testing institutions. She claimed “This cooperation can expand the existing customers of both parties, increase their influence in Guangdong and Hong Kong, and achieve complementary resources to achieve win-win situation.”
Mr. Keith Yung stated “Cooperated with CVC Vkan can build a reginal high-quality certification alliance for both parties. CVC Vkan has a wide range of testing and certification services, and has comprehensive capabilities.”
STC participated in the Hong Kong Food Expo held by the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition on 15-17 August 2019. This time, the focus
was on food safety testing, nutrition labeling and testing of proprietary Chinese medicine ingredients.
In addition, a “Testing and Certification Service for Food Seminar” was held on 16 August 2019. Ms. Joey Lau, Senior Manager of the Department of Chemistry, Food and Pharmaceutical of STC, was invited to share the experience of the relevant verification services with the guests.
STC is committed to offering professional, reliable and comprehensive testing services
and providing unbiased testing reports to ensure that products comply with relevant technical and safety standards.
August 15, 2019 – The Hong Kong Excellent Service Certification (Beauty Industry) Award Ceremony 2019 jointly organized by Hong Kong Certification Centre (HKCC), the Federation of Beauty Industry Hong Kong (FBIHK) and the Hong Kong Beauty Industry Standardization Organization (BISO) was held on August 15, 2019 at HKCEC to accredit corporations in the beauty industries that provide quality services.
Hong Kong business community always takes pride in their high-quality services. HKCC’s Excellent Service Certification Scheme ensures high-quality service in various customer service areas. Through mystery shopper or survey programs, the scheme enables distributors, retailers, and service providers to manage or evaluate their services at certain critical points in their stores, such as staff performance, appearance, operation efficiency, shopping environment, etc. It takes a leading role in motivating the industries to deliver excellent service, and enhance the company’s reputation in the market. Up till now, HKCC has issued 1,274 certificates to eligible companies and institutions.
Dr. Franki Lee, Director of HKCC said: “We would like to further introduce ‘the Hong Kong Excellent Service Scheme’ to the members of the Association and the public. It encourages the beauty industry to improve its service standards, stimulate consumer sentiments and revitalize Hong Kong economy.”
Hosted by the Ministry of Health of Vietnam, the 19th International Medical, Hospital & Pharmaceutical Exhibition was held from August 1 to 3, 2019 at Saigon Exhibition and Convention Center (SECC) in Ho Chi Minh City, and it attracted more than 400 exhibitors from 20 countries and territories. Hong Kong Chinese Medicines Association brought more than 20 proprietary Chinese medicine companies to the exhibition, and Vivian Lam, the Product Certification Manager of STC (Hong Kong Standards and Testing Center), was invited to share her experience with the audience.
Through the "Belt and Road" initiative, the Hong Kong exhibitors promoted the development of Hong Kong's proprietary Chinese medicine industry, and grip business opportunities. 3 proprietary Chinese medicines and health food companies which their products have been certified by the STC “tested mark”, including Strong Seal Pills from Hong Kong Wing Ming Medical Ltd., Bou Wai Dan from H.K. Ma Sai Leung Tong Medicine Manufacturing Ltd, and Hak Liu Tam from Chaisentong Pharmaceuticals Factory Limited. The exhibition helped to promote Hong Kong's quality and safety products globally, and expand the service scope of the STC “tested mark”.
The STC “tested mark” certification mark scheme helps consumers to identify, at a glance, that the product has been tested by STC according to relevant local and international standards. It represents the best quality in the market as type-testing and regular market surveillance is done regularly to ensure product quality.
STC will be exhibiting at Food Expo 2019.
Date: 15-17 AUG 2019
Venue: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre
Booth No.: 5C-A22
Please join us at the upcoming seminar on food testing and certification!
Date: 16 AUG 2019 (Fri)
Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm
Venue: The Forum, Hall 5E
Speaker: Ms. Joey Lau
Come visit us for all you need to know about food testing and certification!