Latest nominations and extensions
New member to SMB SG 3 and extensions of terms of office
SMB (Standardization Management Board) has approved the nomination of Kobi Yahav as Israeli member of SMB SG (Strategic Group) 3: Smart Grid.
About Kobi Yahav
Kobi Yahav is no stranger to the Smart Grid sector, having headed the Smart Grid programme at Israel Electric Corporation for the past two-and-a-half years while also serving as head of the Smart Grid standardization committee at the Standards Institution of Israel.
Yahav holds a PhD in Industrial and Management Engineering from Ben-Gurion University and was involved in the implementation of the Distribution Management System in Israel, as head of the technical team.
Extensions of terms of office
SMB has also approved the extensions of terms of office of the following IEC TC (Technical Committee) Chairmen:
Andy P. Norris, sixth extension of term of office as Chairman of TC 80: Maritime navigation and radiocommunication equipment and systems
Gerd Weking, second extension of term of office as Chairman of TC 48: Electromechanical components and mechanical structures for electronic equipment
Nicholas E.F. Lycoudes, second extension of term of office as Chairman of TC 47: Semiconductor devices
Bernd Oswald, second extension of term of office as Chairman of TC 73: Short-circuit currents.