Managing Global Innovation – Is it Luck or Science?
January 13, 2015
Hosted by Stan Salot Jr.
Managing innovation requires a technical, regulatory, economic & political perspective. This show illuminates smart phone performance, safety, health and regulatory issues. Sir Richard Branson once stated "if you hold the phone next to your head, you'll fry your brain". He then founded Virgin Mobile Sprint directed at American Youth. What is the matter? Are they healthy or not? Cell Phone antennas emit radio frequency signals to reach a cell tower. RF Signals are like tossing a stone in the pond; they spread out circularly. Your head absorbs 30% and your hand 20% leaving about half of the signal to reach the tower. Power in phones moves up and down to meet your needs. No one actually knows if near field Signals are risky. We are beginning to know the effects on infants and unexplained anomalies. James introduces us to a new paradigm for better antenna and improved science, standards and solutions. James reduces the matter to simple elements and has shared his talks around the world.
People to People: Working Together for Your Safety
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We tell our children to wash their hands routinely, clean the kitchen and bathroom thoroughly (since they tend to harbor the most germs), and buy eco-friendly cleaners to protect our planet. But, despite our best efforts, hazardous and counterfeit materials are still slipping into our homes and environment. While you may know the basics of shopping for safe and environmentally friendly products, including the brands to look for, it is still easy to miss products that pose health risks. In fact, some hazardous materials, albeit small amounts, are allowed in the products we buy: musical birthday cards, earrings, light bulbs, hair bands and brushes, school supplies, and even electronic and non-electronic toys. Do you know that chemicals in common household products can be everywhere, from plastics to packaging to your garden hose?
Stan Salot Jr.
Mr. Salot is a leading expert in business and quality process management. As the President and Chief Executive Officer of the ECC Corporation, he represents the interests of the U.S. industry in the International Electro-Technical Commission Quality Assessment System for Electronic Components (IECQ). Mr. Salot is a member of several distinctive industry bodies, including the IECQ Chairman’s Advisory Group, the U. S. Technical Advisory Group for Environmental Management Standards, the U.S. SAE Working Groups for Counterfeit Mitigation Standards and the American National Standards Institute. Moreover, he was the chairman of the international IECQ Working Group 5 authoring the international certification scheme. This program is used by electrical, mechanical, toy and other consumer goods manufacturers to demonstrate their compliance with hazardous substance process management (HSPM). Mr. Salot is the current convener of the International Working Group 6 that maintains the International Counterfeit Mitigation Certification Scheme. A frequent guest speaker on radio and Internet TV programs, Mr. Salot is also the host of the VoiceAmerica Show called: People to People– Working Together for Your Safety. He is author of “The Hazardous Substance Process Management Handbook” and he regularly contributes articles in national and international technical journals and online magazines.