Seminar Programme for Accredited CABs – 24th January 2013

Sava Centre Seminar

Annual seminar entitled “ATS in Europe and world – importance of signed agreements” for accredited CABs traditionally organised by the Accreditation Body of Serbia (ATS) will be held on 24th January 2013 at the Sava Centre.

Participants are invited to announce their presence to Jelica Braunović by Friday, 18th January 2013 at the following e-mail address: (phone 011 313 03 73) or at ATS Fax No. 011 313 03 74.

Seminar programme:

09:30–09:55 Registration of participants, Sava Centre lobby, in front of hall 1, building A

10:00– 10:30 Opening addresses

Snježana Pupavac, ATS management Board Chair
Dejan Krnjaić PhD, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management
Vidosava Džagić, Vice Chair of the Serbian Chamber of Commerce
Jelena Popović MSc, Assistant Minister, Ministry of Finance and Economy

10:30–11:00 Latest developments at the Ministry of Finance and EconomyJelena Popović MSc, Assistant Minister, Ministry of Finance and Economy

11:00–11:30 ATS in Europe and world – importance of signed agreementsJasna Stojanović, ATS Acting Director

11:30–12:00 Presentation of the project entitled “Strategy for QI Development” GIZ/ACCESS Helmut Mairhofer, GIZ

12:00–12:30 Break

12:30–13:00 Use of EA, ILAC and IAF mandatory documents during the course of accreditation process Milica Jovčić MSc, ATS

13:00–13:30 Importance of the use of EA, ILAC and IAF guides, and other documents of international organisations in every day operation of conformity assessment bodies Natalija Jovičić Zarić MSc, ATS

13:30–14:00 Necessity of CAB participation in relevant PT schemesBratislav Milošević PhD, ATS

14:00–15:00 Break

15:00–15:30 EA policy as regards the sectoral schemes (validation, content, approval) Ljiljana Markićević, ATS

15:30–16.00 Structure, independence, competence – requirements of the new editions of ISO/IEC 17020, ISO/IEC 17065, ISO/IEC 17021, ISO/IEC 17024Ljubica Živanić, ATS

16:00–16.30 Operation of CABs – decision-making aspectNatalija Jovičić Zarić MSc, ATS

16:30–17:00 Discussion