Import Safety Summit

Wednesday, July 9, 2008
Grand Hyatt Washington
1000 H Street NW [map]
Washington, DC 20001-4520

The evolving global marketplace relies increasingly on imported goods. As a result, the private sector and government are working together to achieve continuous improvements in the systems and processes that ensure product safety throughout the supply chain.

This inter-industry sponsored Import Safety Summit will bring together representatives from various industries to discuss public-private partnerships for enhancing import safety. Industry partners will evaluate progress to date and next steps for improving safety. CEOs and professionals from throughout the supply chain will share successful practices at this one-day event designed to take a broad look at the import safety landscape. Secretary of Health and Human Services Michael Leavitt is among the distinguished keynote speakers scheduled to address the summit.

Related Web Pages and Sites:
Import Safety Summit Website
Registration Information
Meeting Agenda

Sponsors and Sponsorship Information:

American National Standards Institute
Biotechnology Industry Organization
Consumer Healthcare Products Association
Food Marketing Institute
Generic Pharmaceutical Association
Grocery Manufacturers Association
Healthcare Distribution Management Association
National Fisheries Institute
National Restaurant Association
Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America
Retail Industry Leaders Association
Toy Industry Association™, Inc.