ISO Meetings & News

Didier BLANC, ViaSyst founder and director, is actively involved since 2002 in various ISO technical committees in charge of the key standards operated on the ViaSyst SaaS, e.g. ISO 9001, 9004, 22000, 22002 series, 22003, 17021-1.

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ISO 22003 meeting prolonged by 2 zoom sessions – 7 major GFSI scheme owners participating

ISO 22003 meeting prolonged by 2 zoom sessions – 7 major GFSI scheme owners participating Virtual meetings require more concentration and discipline, but they allow more flexibility. This generic statement fully applies to ISO meetings, as the recent ISO 22003-2 meeting demonstrated. Thus, as Task Group 1, in charge of Annex A (food chain

2020-10-14T16:12:51+00:00October 13th, 2020|ISO Meetings & News|

Ongoing 22003-2 meeting: zoom works and good progresses!

Ongoing 22003-2 meeting: zoom works and good progresses! As we announced the ISO/CASCO meeting dedicated to deal with the ISO 22003-2 first working draft started Tuesday 22nd on zoom. Almost 50 experts are attending, from all over the globe – over night for some of them. Fortunately, most experts already know each other from

2020-09-24T13:39:22+00:00September 24th, 2020|General, ISO Meetings & News|

Upcoming WD 22003-2 meeting: 642 comments to deal with!

Upcoming WD 22003-2 meeting: 642 comments to deal with! The ISO 22003-2 project has been initiated and accepted in order to provide a complementary set of requirements for food safety systems accredited under ISO 17065 equivalent to the complements brought by ISO 22003-1 to accreditation under ISO 17021-1. The first meeting dedicated to launch

2020-09-16T10:25:18+00:00September 16th, 2020|General, ISO Meetings & News|

Survey on knowledge and use of ISO 9000 family standards

Survey on knowledge and use of ISO 9000 family standards ISO Technical Committee 176, in charge of the ISO 9001 and related standards, launched a survey to monitor the knowledge and use of these standards within small/micro businesses. As international expert within TC 176, I warmly engage you to participate to this survey, which

2020-09-07T15:03:17+00:00September 7th, 2020|General, ISO Meetings & News|

New guidance on remote auditing available on the ISO website

New guidance on remote auditing available on the ISO website The Covid-19 outbreak incites more and more CBs and companies to explore remote auditing approaches. In this context, the Auditing Practices Group (APG) established by the ISO TC 176 (Technical Committee in charge of the ISO 9000 family) just released a guidance paper on

2020-05-20T11:17:04+00:00April 23rd, 2020|ISO Meetings & News, Remote Auditing|

Outcome of the ISO 22000 meeting in Ottawa

Outcome of the ISO 22000 meeting in Ottawa The 2 main topics addressed and progressed during the ISO 22000 meeting held in Ottawa from 16th to 20th of September are the ISO 22002 series common structure and wording, and the reorientation of the ISO 22003 revision process and work program for integrating the future

2020-06-25T09:50:01+00:00September 30th, 2019|ISO Meetings & News|

Upcoming ISO 22000 meeting in Ottawa

Upcoming ISO 22000 meeting in Ottawa The ISO 22000 technical committee (TC34 SC17) will convene in Ottawa from 16 to 20 September. Two major projects will further processed: the ISO 22002 series restructuration and the ISO 22003 revision and extension Based on the first draft elaborated over 2018 by Dr Didier Blanc, President of

2020-06-25T09:53:35+00:00September 9th, 2019|ISO Meetings & News|

Consistency within food safety schemes accreditation thanks the future ISO 22003-2

Consistency within food safety schemes accreditation thanks the future ISO 22003-2 Food safety schemes are accredited either under ISO 17065 (product certification) or ISO 17021 (management system certification). The ISO 22003 specifies the food safety specific requirements that shall be met in addition to ISO 17021, e.g. auditor competence, food chain categories, audit time

2020-06-25T11:07:46+00:00August 1st, 2019|ISO Meetings & News|

First steps for preparing the future ISO 9001

First steps for preparing the future ISO 9001 The ISO Technical Committee 176 in charge of the ISO 9000 “family” held his annual meeting in the Azores last November. The major standards (9001 & 9004) being published recently, the work concentrated on preparation steps for the future evolutions, with tasks groups dedicated to subjects

2020-05-15T14:22:38+00:00December 19th, 2018|ISO Meetings & News|

ViaSyst involvement in the ISO standardization work – Upcoming ISO 9000 meeting in the Azores

ViaSyst involvement in the ISO standardization work – Upcoming ISO 9000 meeting in the Azores Dr Didier Blanc, founder and director of ViaSyst is intensively involved since 2001 as international expert in the ISO management system standardization work. It started with ISO 22000 in 2001, and then continued by initiating and drafting the first

2020-05-15T14:23:39+00:00November 9th, 2018|ISO Meetings & News|