Each year on 14 October, the members of IEC, ISO and ITU celebrate World Standards Day. It is a tribute to the collaborative efforts of the thousands of experts worldwide who develop the International Standards that make the products that we use safe and efficient.
During the XXX FIEE Smart Future exhibition and conference held in São Paulo, Brazil, Amaury Santos, head of the IEC Latin America Regional Centre (IEC-LARC), participated in the panel discussion on Energy Sustainability for Smart Cities.
I was delighted to take part recently in the World Trade Organization’s (WTO) annual Aid for Trade Global Review. Following is a summary of my speech about the role of international standards in helping countries seize the trade opportunities from the clean energy transition.
IEC International Standards and Conformity Assessment Systems contribute to 16 out of the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) defined by the United Nations in its blueprint for building a better world by 2030.
Students from around the world have the opportunity to test their knowledge of technology and science at the International Standards Olympiad that will take place in South Korea from 23 – 25 July. This event is sponsored by the IEC.
What if you could fill up your car using an app, track all your driving activity, in order to locate your car at any time, get quick help if you break down, or find the nearest garage before you break down! What if you could reduce maintenance costs by improving your driving behaviour