IEC and ISO Joint Technical Committee (ISO/IEC JTC 1) for information technology began its week-long meeting in New Delhi. Around 90 country delegates and chairs of JTC 1 subcommittees will discuss their work programmes for the development of international standards for ICT.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), around 422 million people in the world suffer from diabetes. It is a chronic, metabolic disease characterized by high levels of blood sugar, which can lead over time to serious damage to the heart, blood vessels, eyes, kidneys and ne
The 2019 Qingdao Forum on International Standardization took place on 27-29 October, under the guidance of IEC, ISO, ITU, the Standards Administration of China (SAC) and the People’s Government of Shandong Province. The event was hosted by the Qingdao Municipal Government.
A symposium on using IEC standardization work to support medical device regulation has taken place at the 2019 IEC General Meeting in Shanghai. It brought together regulators with standards and conformity assessment experts.
An IEC Mentoring Agreement was signed with Namibia between IEC National Committee – the British Standards Institution (BSI) and IEC National Electrotechnical Committee (NEC) – the Namibia Standards Institution (NSI), during the IEC GM in Shanghai.
The latest generation of mobile network technology – 5G – promises greater capacity, significantly faster download speeds, while opening up new possibilities for a number of technologies, including the Internet of Things (IoT).