Gary Nevison, Head of Legislation and Compliance at Farnell, will be speaking about the upcoming RoHS recast and the latest information on REACH at 12pm on the 12th April. The seminar will provide an overview of both Directives and explore how they affect those working within the electronics industry.


Gary is the company spokesperson and customer interface on legislation that affects the electronics industry, such as the RoHS (all variants including China and Korean RoHS), REACH, ErP / eco-design, WEEE and Battery Directives. An active figure in the market place, Gary sits on the ECSN - Electronic Component Supply Network - (formerly AFDEC) Council, Electronics Yorkshire and the BIS driven Electronics Regulatory Group (ERG).


Gary and Farnell’s legislation team manage the best-in-class element14 legislation portal at which is dedicated to engineers. Legislative updates are also provided via Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook under “Legislation Eye”. Gary also pens the popular ‘Directive Decoder’ blog on Electronics Weekly.


Please feel free to attend Gary’s seminar on RoHS and REACH at 12pm on the 12th April.


Gary will also be available to speak to on the element14 stand at N621, on the 12th April.