ICPHSO 2017 Annual Meeting and Training Symposium has ended
Tuesday, February 21 • 8:15am - 9:45am
Plenary Session # 1 Product Safety Shark Tank

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This interactive panel will follow the product safety path of millennial inspired and innovative products from the initial product pitch to dealing with product safety issues and customer communications crises in the age of social media and online reviews. The session will also demonstrate how the millennial and centennial generations are driving changes in the consumer product marketplace that are increasingly impacting product safety and engage the audience on how to deal with new and traditional types of product safety issues with modern products aimed at connected consumers.


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Matthew Howsare

Member and Co-Chair Consumer Products Practice Washington, D.C., Mintz Levin
Matt Howsare is a Member with the law firm of Mintz Levin in Washington, DC and Co-Chair of the firm’s Consumer Products Practice. Mr. Howsare focuses on federal, state, and international product safety matters and related regulatory issues and litigation. He provides representation... Read More →

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Joseph Galbo

Social Media Specialist, Office of Communications, U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Joe Galbo joined the Consumer Product Safety Commission Office of Communication in June 2016 as a Social Media Specialist. In this role, he coordinates the digital content and strategy behind all CPSC social media platforms and websites.  Previously, Joe held a similar position... Read More →
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Gina Lee

Product Safety and QA Specialist, UncommonGoods
Gina Lee is the Product Safety and QA Specialist for Brooklyn-based e-retailer UncommonGoods.  At UncommonGoods, she has focused her attention in growing and developing a product safety program that goes beyond general compliance and regulations to meet the standards of a fast-paced... Read More →
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Jared Nelson

Senior Account Executive, Crisis and Rsk Management, Edelman
Jared Nelson is a Senior Account Executive with Chicago’s Crisis & Risk Management practice, Jared provides counsel to a variety of clients in the consumer products, education, sports, technology, pharmaceutical and automotive industries. Specializing in crisis plan development... Read More →

Tuesday February 21, 2017 8:15am - 9:45am PST
Grand Cypress D- I