SGS to Present at the EMC Seminar in December in Munich, Germany

The newest in a series of SGS Germany seminars covers the topic of Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC).

Munich, Germany, November 10, 2013 --( The seminar will take place on December 3, 2013, in Munich, Germany.

For this event, SGS has brought together a panel of EMC experts from Siemens AG, EPCOS AG and BMW Group as well as the company’s own experts, for a day packed with presentations and discussions related to EMC. The event will conclude with a tour of the SGS EMC, Product Safety and Environmental Simulation labs as well as the company’s Battery Testing House.

EMC Seminar - Agenda

The event’s agenda includes the following presentations, in chronological order:

- EMC as a Part of the Development Process – The Road to Compliance – Josef Bauer, SGS Germany GmbH.

- EMC-compatible Printed Circuit Board Design (termination, return currents, layer stackup, placement, routing, decoupling) – Karl-Heinz Schraink, Siemens AG.

- The Right Implementation of EMC Suppression Components and Filters - Dr. Stefan Weber, EPCOS AG.

- EMC Qualification of Vehicles and their Components (requirements, product specifications and system approval) – Thomas Dworznik, BMW Group.

- EMC Failure Analysis Methods – locate the sources of EMC interferences – Frank Schmiedl, Stephan Woessner, SGS Germany GmbH.

- EMC – Remedies – Examples from our Practical Experience (live demonstration) – Afrim Peci, Josef Bauer, SGS Germany GmbH.

SGS Laboratory Tour

After the presentations part, the seminar will conclude with a tour of the SGS lab in Munich. As part of the tour, participants will be able to take a close look at SGS’s state-of-the-art testing platforms for EMC, Product Safety, and Environmental Simulation ( The tour will also take participants to the SGS Battery Testing House.

EMC Seminar – Event Details

The event’s language is German.

Date & time: 3 December, from 9:30 am to 5:15pm.

Location: SGS Germany GmbH in Munich, located at - Hofmannstraße 50, 81379 Munich

To register, please contact SGS by November 22.

Contact details:

SGS Consumer Testing Services

Silke Hilmer
E&E Consumers & Technology
Global Marketing Manager
SGS Germany GmbH
t: +49 (0)40 30 101 - 826

Friederike Lotz
t: +49 (0) 89 787 475 447
f: +49 (0) 89 125 040 64 447


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SGS Consumer Testing Services
Silke Hilmer
+49 (0)40 30 101 - 826
Global Marketing Manager