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Issue 07/2017

Increasing the speed of standardization

Interview with Jan-Henrik Tiedemann

Jan-Henrik Tiedemann, IEC Community Manager, an architect and civil engineer as well as a self-proclaimed coffee enthusiast, was in a leading role on the first day of the SESKO-IEC Workshop 2017. Why does the IEC hold these workshops in cooperation with the national committees and what is their purpose? I met him to find out.

2016
Issue 04/2016

Upcoming global events

Smart Cities and hydropower on the agenda

The IEC regularly supports key global and regional industry events, which can present the IEC endorsement on their website and materials.

Issue 04/2016

IoT on the IEC map

First global workshop for Internet of Things Standards held in Berlin

IEC, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) organized a joint workshop on Standards for Internet of Things on 13 May 2016 in Berlin, Germany.

Issue 04/2016

A call for tomorrow’s IEC leaders

IEC Young Professionals – 2016 workshop registration open

For the IEC Young Professionals Programme 2016 workshop, IEC National Committees have until the end of June to register participants, selected at national level. The 2016 workshop will be held in Frankfurt, from 10-12 October, during the IEC General Meeting. 

2015
Issue 05/2015

Adding complex systems to the equation

IEC Training Workshop on standardization strategy, processes and tools for Swiss stakeholders

The era of stand-alone products came to an end together with the 20th century. Granted, interoperability and interconnectivity have been staples of industrial and commercial operations for many years but now, with the new millennium, they have hit the streets.