Apr 24, 2024 GRL Team

Demystifying USB Type-C® & PD: Compliance with EU RED & IEC 62368-1

IEC webinar event page
Session 1 
Date: May 8, 2024 (Wednesday) 
Time: 09:00 PDT | 18:00 CET | 21:30 IST
Session 2 
Date: May 9, 2024 (Thursday) 
Time: 07:00 PDT | 16:00 CET | 19:30 IST


Rajaraman Venkatachalam - Executive Vice President of Protocol and Power Solutions, Granite River Labs.
Raja has led development of automated test solutions for high-speed digital interfaces for over 14 years, tapping upon vast experience in post-silicon validation methodologies, electrical and protocol compliance, and various global standards including HDMI®, MHL, DisplayPort™, UniPro, PCI Express®, SD, I2C, SPI, UART, and MMC. 
Kalyan Varma - Vice President of Market Access Services, Global and General Manager, GRL Services India.
Kalyan Varma holds the position of Vice President of Market Access Services at Granite River Labs globally and serves as the General Manager for Services in India. Over his 21-year tenure with TUV Rheinland Group, Kalyan set up numerous labs and services worldwide, managed the finances for 20 countries, and led the global wireless strategy as the Director of Global Wireless Program and Vice President of Global Business Field Electrical. He participates in several national and international forums and working groups focused on creating conformity assessment services in international regulations, market access, cybersecurity, and various IoT alliances.

Catch our webinar "Demystifying USB Type-C® & PD: Compliance with EU RED & IEC 62368-1"

Formulated based on the safety of the consumers, the IEC 62368-1 standard outlines potential hazards that manufacturers must avoid to demonstrate that equipment is completely harmless in use. During this webinar, we will cover how IEC 62368-1 applies to USB Type-C & Power Delivery (PD) implementations, essential standards and requirements along with the strategies required for achieving compliance.

Who should attend?

Engineers who wish to gain a deeper understanding of testing and design of USB Type-C & PD solutions and the blueprint to achieving compliance with the latest EU RED & IEC 62368-1 standards.

What to expect:

  • Key considerations for designing and implementing USB Type-C & PD solutions
  • How USB Type-C & PD affect compliance with the EU RED
  • Essential standards and requirements
  • How to comply to Electrical Safety Risks as per IEC 62368-1 with USB Type-C & PD implementations
  • Key test requirements and strategies for achieving compliance
  • and more!




Published by GRL Team April 24, 2024