Events

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2015 AAFA International Product Safety
& Environmental Conference
May 19, 2015
Dongguan, China
 
The American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) will host its 2015 International Product Safety and Environmental Compliance Conference in Dongguan, China. The event is an ideal way for international brands and buyers to get key updates on current issues surrounding product safety and factory compliance. President & CEO Avedis Seferian will participate in a panel discussion looking at the role of social compliance auditing and how stakeholders are working to make the process less burdensome on the indsutry without compromising quality and integrity.
 

 

Guatemala Apparel Sourcing Show
May 19-21, 2015
Guatemala City, Guatemala
 
The Guatemala Apparel Sourcing Show is the only apparel textile and trade fair in the CAFTA-DR region. The event gives apparel buyers and sourcing executives from around the world the chance to connect with dozens of potential suppliers from across the region. WRAP's Monica Escobar-Hertzoff will conduct a seminar at the show about how good social compliance can give suppliers a competitive edge with potential U.S. customers.
 

 

Road Towards Social Compliance
2015 Seminar Tour Co-Hosted by WRAP and SGS
Various Dates in China
 
WRAP has partnered with SGS for a seminar tour across China to discuss the importance of social compliance in the business world. Dates and Locations are as follows:
  • Ningbo - May 22
  • Qingdao - June 25
  • Guangzhou - July 17
  • Nanjing - July 24
  • Shanghai - September 4
 

 

UL & WRAP Social Compliance Training Seminars
China
 
WRAP has partnered with UL to provide a series of seminars in China to educate people on the basics of social compliance and how it is important. Topics covered include:
  • Why we need social compliance.
  • Buyer expectations.
  • Information about WRAP including our 12 Principles and our Certification and Training programs.
  • UL Risk Assessment programs.
  • UL Health and Safety Requirements in a WRAP audit.
Dates and Locations are as follows:
  • Guangzhou - April 15
  • Shenzhen - April 17
  • Suzhou - June 15
  • Shanghai - June 16