August 13, 2019
The round table “Current State of the Lubricants Market and Counterfeit Control” took place at the Gubkin Russian State University of Oil and Gas on August 8. The event was organized jointly with the International Anti-Counterfeiting Organization under the agreement on mutual cooperation. The event was attended by the Rector of the University Viktor Martynov, Director-General of the International Anti-Counterfeiting Organization Svetlana Kvasova, representative of the Main Directorate for Economic Security and Corruption Control of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs Dmitry Dmitriyev, and representatives of supervisory agencies, oil companies, and non-governmental organizations. The round table was moderated by First Deputy Chairman of the Committee on Technical Regulation, Standardization, and Conformity Assessment of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (RSPP) Andrey Lotsmanov.
Head of the Department for Methodology of Accreditation Scopes and Passports of Accredited CABs of the National Institute for Accreditation of RusAccreditation Svetlana Rudnitskaya delivered a speech “The Single Educational Platform of the National Accreditation System: Implementation of the Competence Development Model”.
Participants of the meeting learned about the capabilities of the educational platform in competence development of a wide range of specialists in the lubricant market and about educational programs developed by the National Institute for Accreditation of RusAccreditation for participants of the conformity assessment market.
One of the programs is devoted to the declaration process in EAEU and provided in the distance-learning format—it includes a review of the requirements of TR TS 030/2012 “On Requirements for Lubricants, Oils, and Specialty Liquids” and the practice of registration of conformity declarations on a simulator. The other educational program provides opportunities for specialists to practice the knowledge obtained in the field.
The round table resulted in proposals for the development of this market segment.