2015 International Product Safety and Environmental Compliance Conference - Dongguan, China

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

AAFA is excited to return to Dongguan, China, for our International Product Safety and Environmental Compliance Conference.

Conference Overview

Featuring opening keynote speaker Sean Cady, Vice President, Global Responsible Sourcing, VF Corporation, and topics on alternative assessments, chemical management, product safety, and environmental compliance. This conference brings together industry leaders to educate overseas factories and suppliers, share the details of this conference with your suppliers and factories in the Dongguan region.

A Mandarin Chinese version of the agenda is available here.

Highlighted Topics:

Chemical Assessments, a focus on better chemistry
We'll look at some of the systems that are focusing on better chemistry. What are the brands doing? What is the evolution of RSL and auditing?

China for China
Updated regulations have recently been releasedfor consumer products in China for the Chinese market. Learn about these updates and how to be in compliance.

Discuss the importance of social compliance and the trends in social auditing, including what is being done to harmonize and address audit fatigue.

  Afternoon Breakout Sessions:

Track 1: Chemical Management
Brands and retailers have adopted industry tools supporting the usage, management, and compliance standards of chemical and restrictive substances. Learn how these tools are applied in the factory.

Track 2: Product Safety
Gain insight into proposed regulations that will impact product safety testing and learn how to use existing resources to track and monitor product safety testing enforcement.

Track 3: Sustainable Factory Management
Sustainable initiatives at the factory level are growing in importance. Learn about the top strategies your factory needs to meet this growing demand.

Registration Rates

First person registration $150.00 USD/ 950 CNY
2nd person or more from same company $120.00 USD/ 750 CNY

If paying in USD, please click the "register for this event" button at the top of the page.

If paying locally in CNY, please click here to download a registration form. Please email your completed registration form to, if you have any questions please contact Miss Chen at Tel: 011-86-13532371188.

To pick up your badge at the event, please bring your bank wire transfer receipt and attendee application to the registration desk.

*Cancellation Policy: No refunds will be issued. If you are unable to attend, you may send a substitute in your place.


HJ International Hotel
International of Dong Feng Rd & S256 Provincial Road, Houjie
Dongguan, Guangdong, China