Students from around the world aged 13 to 18 are eligible to participate in the 15th International Standards Olympiad which will take place online from 17 – 20 November. The online event is hosted by the Korean Agency for Technology and Standards (KATS) with support from IEC and ISO.
The modern world is increasingly interconnected not only by trade and culture exchange, but also by active cooperation and collaboration across frontiers. Smart manufacturing is a reflection of this trend.
Electricity is the cornerstone for economic development and social wellbeing and serves as a golden thread across the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) defined by the United Nations in its blueprint for building a better world by 2030.
To help face these challenges and fully embrace the complexities of communication technologies and architectures, the IEC has set up a new systems group, SyC COMM, with the aim of providing a holistic approach to their standardization.