Navigating the World of Regulation and Compliance | An IndustryWeek-hosted webinar, sponsored by Infor | Thu, June 22, 11:00am EDT
June 9, 2017
It's a zero-tolerance world where mandates are firm, regulations are strictly enforced, and a single misstep can mean disastrous fines, lost contracts, or costly recalls.
Whether it's emission standards, safety standards, or labels on food, manufacturers face numerous twists and turns on the compliance journey. Technology provides the direction, the guideposts, and tools to keep manufacturers, like you, on the straight and narrow. But, do you know where to start?
Join us as a panel of industry experts discusses today's complex world of regulations, compliance, and tips for navigating with confidence.
- Erik Glavich, Director of Legal and Regulatory Policy at the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) will discuss what's on the horizon for government mandates and the recent move to lighten federal mandates.
- Giovanni Martini, CFO of Auricchio, a highly respected cheese producer in Europe,will discusses traceability, quality control, and labeling issues.
- Mike Edgett, Infor Industry & Solution Strategy Director, will wrap up with ways technology can manage complexity and make compliance smooth sailing.
Director, Legal and Regulatory Policy
National Association of Manufacturers
Erik Glavich is the Director of Legal and Regulatory Policy at the National Association of Manufacturers. He advocates for an improved federal regulatory system and reforming the regulatory process to minimize the unnecessary burdens that agencies impose. Glavich also represents the interests of manufacturers in the fields of civil justice reform, product safety, agriculture and food and beverage-related issues. He previously served as a staffer for the Regulatory Affairs Subcommittee of the House Committee on Government Reform and as a legislative aide for Congresswoman Candice Miller (R-MI-10). A Michigan native, Glavich received a Master of Public Policy from Georgetown University and graduated from the University of Michigan with a degree in education.
Industry & Solution Strategy Director
Food & Beverage, Chemical, Life Sciences
Mike Edgett is responsible for Infor's positioning and strategic direction in the Food, Beverage, Chemicals and Life Sciences markets across the suite of solutions that Infor provides to these process manufacturing industries.
Edgett started his career in product development with diversified food processing company, Borden and later moved to Quaker Oats where he held roles in R&D, Business Development and Marketing. Additionally he served as Director of Marketing for a division of Bunge Foods. Prior to joining Infor, Edgett was the VP of Marketing at the global software company, Movius.
Edgett earned an MBA in Marketing and Operations Management from the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester and a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Houghton College.