News & Events

Registration open: TIC Council conference – 18 June 2019 / TIC Council General Assembly 19 June 2019 Brussels

April 23rd, 2019 Posted in Uncategorized |

Registration has opened for the launch event of the TIC Council (International media partner – Financial Times) on June 18th 2019 in Brussels. The Launch event will provide the opportunity  to host the first TIC Summit under the title  “Climate Impact – Preparing for Change”. TIC Council has commissioned Longitude, an FT company to conduct a risk Read More


Save the date: TIC Council Conference 18 June 2019

February 26th, 2019 Posted in Uncategorized |

Save the date for a thought provoking conference on 18 June 2019 in Brussels hosted by the TIC Council (formerly IFIA and CEOC International) in media partnership with the Financial Times. Additional information to follow shorlty.


The TIC Council will be hosting the 1st International Level Conference on Cybersecurity and Data Protection Regulatory Compliance for India

February 21st, 2019 Posted in Uncategorized |

The TIC Council will be hosting the 1st International Level Conference on Cybersecurity & Data Protection Regulatory Compliance for India with support from QCI and NABCB. The conference will be attended by 100+ delegates and 30+ global experts from more than six nations. For more information and for registration, please visit the webpage here: Event information: Read More


Press Release: Launch of TIC Council

December 13th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized |

Launching the TIC Council                   The new voice of the testing, inspection and certification (TIC) industry   From left to right: Frankie Ng – CEO of SGS and Vice-President of the TIC Council, Michael Fübi – CEO of TÜV Rheinland and President of the TIC Council, Hanane Taidi – Director Read More


IFIA US is hiring a full-time Senior Policy Manager

November 5th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized |

IFIA US is hiring a full-time Senior Policy Manager. To view the job description and submit your application please click here. Deadline December 07 2018. 


Press release: Safety on Top of the Agenda for the Petroleum and Independent Inspection Industries

October 18th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized |

Press release: Safety on Top of the Agenda of the Petroleum and Independent Inspection Industries For the first time, the petroleum and inspection industries partner to share insights on key safety related issues Rotterdam, 18 October 2018: Hosted by the Port of Rotterdam, a safety conference was organised in partnership between the International Federation of Read More


IFIA presentation at RILA on emerging technologies

September 20th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized |

IFIA presented the at the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) committee meeting on 19 September 2018 in Washington, DC. IFIA was represented by Mr. Travis L. Norton, Bureau Veritas and Mr. Tom Blewitt, VP and Chief Technical Officer of UL Connected Technologies. IFIA presented the TIC sector’s IoT supply chain expertise and discussed market trends, Read More


IFIA Annual General Meeting and IFIA-CEOC Annual Conference 2018 – 12-13 December – this event has passed

August 22nd, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized |

36th Annual General Meeting event of IFIA hosted by Bureau Veritas, On 12-13 December 2018, in Paris. Address : Immeuble Newtime, 40-52 Boulevard du Parc, 92200 Neuilly sur Seine cdex On the 12th of December 2018, IFIA will hold a thought provoking conference to address emerging trends likely to impact the TIC sector. This will be followed by a gala Read More


IFIA Safety Conference – This event has passed

July 6th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized |

IFIA, The International Federation of Inspection Agencies, will be hosting a multi-stakeholder Safety Conference on the 17-18 of October 2018 in the city of Rotterdam. Together with BP, ExxonMobil, and Shell, the conference will bring together the inspection, petroleum and shipping industries to discuss key safety issues and agree to suitable solutions to address them. Read More


IFIA Anti-counterfeiting video

June 27th, 2018 Posted in Uncategorized |

IFIA is pleased to publish a new explanatory video on the role of the TIC industry to fight counterfeiting launched at the 2018 EUROPOL IP Crime Conference For more information on IFIA members’ anti-counterfeiting efforts, please visit the IFIA Anti-counterfeiting committee page here.