International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies


IEC Regional Centre for Latin America


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Amaury Santos - IEC-LARC Regional Director

Amaury Santos


The IEC-LARC is the focal point and resource for the IEC in the Latin American region, helping to:

• Promote awareness of the IEC in the region;
• Increase the use of IEC International Standards and IEC Conformity Assessment Schemes;
• Enhance participation and membership of countries in the region.

All of the above will be achieved by improved communication with businesses, industries and governments in the region. Located in central São Paulo, Brazil, the IEC-LARC offers meeting facilities for IEC activities. The centre also has comprehensive office facilities, including internet access

Training, Seminars and Workshops

The IEC-LARC coordinates and organizes training events and seminars and workshops that match the needs of the region. Events range from seminars on the use of IT tools in the IEC to workshops on specific technical areas.

The office coordinates are:

Whether you are part of an IEC National Committee or would like to find out how you can participate in the IEC, the IEC-LARC serves as a resource for information as well as the contact point for you to the IEC. Be it a query on how your country can participate in the IEC or on the activities of the IEC, please contact us.
Regional Manager Amaury Santos (pictured) is fluent in Spanish, English, French and Portuguese. His contact details are:

IEC Latin America Regional Centre (IEC-LARC)

Av. Paulista, 2300 – Pilotis Floor – Cerqueira. César
São Paulo - SP - CEP 01310-300
Telephone : + 55 11 2847 4672


Amaury Santos