World Standards Day

Standards meet the Future!

Join us for the World Standards Day Celebration!
Register for the conference 'Standards meet the Future' on 12 October in Brussels.

In the frame of World Standards Day (#WSD2018) and the 25th anniversary of the European Single Market, the European Standardization Organizations (CEN, CENELEC, ETSI), the European Commission and the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) invite you to join a conference around this year’s World Standards Day topic the ‘4th Industrial Revolution’: Standards meet the Future.

The conference format of statements, presentations and various panel discussions offers you the opportunity to engage with diverse stakeholders on the role of standardization in support to the Digital Single Market and the European Single Market.

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Registration is free of charge but please confirm your participation by registering online before 5 October 2018. 

The conference venue is the European Commission Congress Centre Albert Borschette. To gain access you will be requested during the registration process to provide details such as date of birth, nationality, identity card or passport number and its expire date.

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  • The European Standardization Organizations: CEN, CENELEC, ETSI; 
  • The European Commission;
  • The European Free Trade Association.

HOSTED BY: European Commission, Directorate General GROW


To learn more on European Standardization visit the websites of CEN, CENELEC, ETSI
European Commission DG GROW
European Free Trade Association 

For any further information, please contact Celine Oeyen.

We would be delighted to welcome you on 12 October in the Congress Centre Albert Borschette!

More about World Standards Day 2018 

A tweet chat will be held on 15 October at 11:00 (CET) and will last 1 hour.
The hashtag for the event is: #WSD2018
Join us in this tweetchat and make your voice heard!

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