Sponsored Webcast: How to Better Manage Quality and Risk with a Global Change Control Strategy

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Wednesday, 21 February 2018 (12:00 PM) - Wednesday, 21 February 2018 (1:30 PM)
Member Price: Free
List Price: Free

21 February 2018
12:00–1:30pm ET

Sponsored by: Sparta Systems

Change control impacts the entire product lifecycle so understanding how to build the right program to manage change can make a world of difference when it comes to product quality and patient safety.  The ability to have changes tracked and managed automatically is critical to product quality.  Change control affects both quality and regulatory teams, so having an electronic system in place that provides real-time alerts can be extremely helpful to manage the product lifecycle. 

Learn about the contributing factors to building change control system that can help manage risk as well as metrics to consider to drive success.

At a Glance

Date: Wednesday, 21 February 2018
Time: 12:00–1:30 pm ET
Location: This program is a webcast.
Registration Closes: Tuesday, 20 February 2018
Will this meeting be recorded? Yes
Registration Fees: RAPS Members: Free   List: Free

Objectives & Audience

Learning Objectives

Upon the webcast's conclusion, you will be able to: 

  • Understand the necessary elements of a global change control strategy
  • Gain insight on change control processes in emerging markets
  • Recognize how change control supports global supply chain initiatives
  • Leverage a risk-based approach for assessment of global supplier changes
  • Build your plan to meet compliance requirements

Learning Level:

Intermediate: Content is designed based upon the assumption that individuals have basic knowledge of the topic(s) and/or demonstrated competence related to the topic(s). Higher-level concepts are introduced during lectures; exercises requiring synthesis and/or application of concepts are incorporated into the activity. 

Who Should Attend

  • Quality system professionals
  • Quality assurance/quality compliance
  • Change control specialists
  • Validation experts
  • Engineering
  • Regulatory affairs professionals


Tom Middleton,  solutions architect, Sparta Systems

Tom has a passion for helping people ensure management system quality and robust compliance through value-added, process-driven programs. His experience includes standards and regulations for the automotive, life sciences, medical devices and consumer product verticals, including ISO 9001, ISO 13485, ISO 14000, FDA 21 CFR 820, Japanese Pharmaceutical Affairs Law (JPAL), Canadian Medical Devices Conformity Assessment System (CMDCAS), EU Medical Device Directive (MDD), and the Brazilian ANVISA standards.

Registration Info

>> Registration Online
>> Registration Form (PDF) – for registration by mail or fax.

Registration Closes:        Tuesday, 20 February 2018

Other Information

One login provided per registration. Duplicate logins will be removed from the webcast room.
Individuals wishing to register after the registration deadline, may register only by phone.
Questions? Call RAPS Solutions Center at +1 301 770 2920, ext. 200, or email raps@raps.org.
Program Contact

Joanne Won
+1 301 770 2920, ext. 242


RAPS is not able to accept cancellations by phone. All requests for cancellation must be received in writing or by calling customer service. Supporting documentation is required and must be received by the deadline specified. All refunds are subject to a 20% assessment unless otherwise specified.
Please send your cancellation information, with documentation, specifying the name of the person registered, customer (or member) number and event title via email, to raps@raps.org.
Substitutions may be accepted with written approval from RAPS.

How Does It Work?

For the best webcast experience, please use Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Internet Explorer browser. RAPS Webcasts are also mobile and tablet accessible for your convenience. You will receive instructions on how to log in 48 hours prior to the start of the webcast. A live Q&A portion with the speaker(s) will follow the presentation and the on-demand recording can be accessed for up to one year.