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Importance of Standards to Business, getting involved in Standardization

What benefits do using standards being to an organization? How would taking part in standards making improve skills and knowledge? These are some of the questions this webinar sets out to answer.

Our four panellists are: Terry Hill business leader in the technology sector and former Chair of Arup, and past President of ISO; Tuvia Liberman CTO of Teldor Cables & Systems Ltd and Teldor Telecoms Lyd; Laurent Oberle, President of ACANOR, and consultant at SOCOMEC; Ross Wraight, CEO of the Standards Group, and President of IFAN.

Moderator: Keith Wilson, IFAN Treasurer

Introductions:  Andrea Beddard-Smith, IFAN Secretary

The webinar can be viewed here.

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day was a time to reflect on progress made by women, to call for change and to celebrate acts of leadership by the women who have played an extraordinary role in standardization.

Our moderator for the webinar was Vered Oren, IFAN Board.

The Panellists were Dr Elizabeth Stampf-Blaha, VP Technical ISO and MD Austrian Standards; Dalia Yarom, Director Standardization Israel; Andrea Beddard-Smith, Chair of the British Standards Society; Jodi Scholtz, Lead Administrator South Africa Bureau of Standards; Athina Panayiotou, DG Cyprus Organization for Standardization; Gabriela Ehrlich, Director of Communications IEC, and Annika Andreasen CEO Swedish Institute for Standards.

The Webinar is available here.