A new Joint Advisory Group (JAG) has been set up to facilitate cooperation between IEC TC 100, IEC TC 124 and IEC SyC AAl. Johannes Koch from the IEC National Committee for Germany, DKE, is the new chair for this group.
From tiny components that drive sensors or computers to everyday household equipment, entertainment systems and every other electrical or electronic device you can think of…billions of devices and systems depend on IEC work. We also develop the protocols for cloud computi
The International Day of Persons with Disabilities has been held on 3 December each year since 1992 to increase public awareness, understanding and acceptance of people with disabilities, and celebrate their achievements. Over one billion people in the world have some form of disabili
In most countries the nearly square box that brought more or less sharp TV programmes to viewers for decades is all but a distant memory. It has been replaced by a myriad of devices, such as flat screen TV sets, mobile computers, tablets, or phones, which use digital technology to off
In our time new technologies are emerging all the time. They have a disruptive effect on products, manufacturing and our lives. The International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) develops many of the international standards these technologies require to succeed in the market place. T
Ever wondered how your mobile phone, camera or media player got smaller and lighter, yet packed more functionalities, offered better pictures and sound over the years, and all this at ever more affordable prices? For an answer, look no further than to major advances in printed electro