International Standards and Conformity Assessment for all electrical, electronic and related technologies
NERSA Enable interoperability -
Secure investment

Thembani Bukula
Regulator Member, NERSA
LSIS Strengthen IP - Increase revenue
Dr Ja-Kyun Koo
Goldwind Shared knowledge -
Increasing trust

Gang Wu
Chairman & CEO, Goldwind
NIST Global strategy – Superior outcomes
George W. Arnold
Director, Standards
Coordination Office, NIST
Eaton From products to solutions – Ensuring compatibility
Thomas S. Gross
Chief Operating Officer, Eaton
Boulder Wind Power Increase bankability -
build markets and industries

Sandy Butterfield, Founding CEO
and CTO Boulder Wind Power
Haier Building trust -
Opening global markets

Dr Zida Yu, Senior Vice President and Corporate Technology Officer Haier Group
AIST-JISC Accelerating innovation –
Assessing competition

Dr Tamotsu Nomakuchi, President AIST and Chair of the
Technology Council of JISC
Mitsubishi Globally engineered quality –
Locally relevant

Dr Kazuo Kyuma, Executive Vice President and Group President Semiconductor & Device, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
Intertek Group Adding agility –
Reducing complexity

Wolfhart Hauser, Chief Executive Officer, Intertek Group
Hitachi Globally concerted efforts –
Developing enterprise

Dr Naoya Takahashi,
President & CEO
Hitachi Systems Ltd.
Bosch Sustainable business –
And cost optimization

Franz Fehrenbach, Chairman,
Board of Management, Robert Bosch GmbH
Underwriters Laboratories Increased efficiency:
Global relevance

Keith Nosbusch, Chairman/CEO Rockwell Automation
Common platforms: the
basis for individual innovation

Matthias Kurth, President
Federal Network Agency
Underwriters Laboratories Green Safety:
Facilitating Global Trade

Keith E. Williams, Pres. & CEO
Underwriters Laboratories
Better Place The Energy Efficiency

Jean-Pascal Tricoire, President & CEO, Schneider Electric

Accelerating innovation – Assessing competition

Dr Tamotsu Nomakuchi, President AIST (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science) and Chair of the Technology Council of JISC (Japanese Industrial Standards Committee)


JISC (Japanese Industrial Standards Committee) is active in 175 IEC Technical Committees and Subcommittees.

Involvement in the IEC

Technical Committees and Subcommittees
TC 1 Terminology
TC 2 Rotating machinery
TC 3 Information structures, documentation and graphical symbols
SC 3C Graphical symbols for use on equipment
SC 3D Product properties and classes and their identification
TC 4 Hydraulic turbines
TC 5 Steam turbines
TC 7 Overhead electrical conductors
TC 8 Systems aspects for electrical energy supply
TC 9 Electrical equipment and systems for railways
TC 10 Fluids for electrotechnical applications
TC 11 Overhead lines
TC 13 Electrical energy measurement, tariff- and load control
TC 14 Power transformers
TC 15 Solid electrical insulating materials
TC 16 Basic and safety principles for man-machine interface, marking and identification
TC 17 Switchgear and controlgear
SC 17A High-voltage switchgear and controlgear
SC 17B Low-voltage switchgear and controlgear
SC 17C High-voltage switchgear and controlgear assemblies
SC 17D Low-voltage switchgear and controlgear assemblies
TC 18 Electrical installations of ships and of mobile and fixed offshore units
SC 18A Electric cables for ships and mobile and fixed offshore units
TC 20 Electric cables
TC 21 Secondary cells and batteries
SC 21A Secondary cells and batteries containing alkaline or other non-acid electrolytes
TC 22 Power electronic systems and equipment
SC 22E Stabilized power supplies
SC 22F Power electronics for electrical transmission and distribution systems
SC 22G Adjustable speed electric drive systems incorporating semiconductor power converters
SC 22H Uninterruptible power systems (UPS)
TC 23 Electrical accessories
SC 23A Cable management systems
SC 23B Plugs, socket-outlets and switches
SC 23C World-wide plug and socket-outlet systems
SC 23E Circuit-breakers and similar equipment for household use
SC 23F Connecting devices
SC 23G Appliance couplers
SC 23H Industrial plugs and socket-outlets
SC 23J Switches for appliances
TC 25 Quantities and units
TC 26 Electric welding
TC 27 Industrial electroheating
TC 28 Insulation co-ordination
TC 29 Electroacoustics
TC 31 Equipment for explosive atmospheres
SC 31G Intrinsically-safe apparatus
SC 31J Classification of hazardous areas and installation requirements
SC 31M Non-electrical equipment and protective systems for explosive atmospheres
TC 32 Fuses
SC 32A High-voltage fuses
SC 32B Low-voltage fuses
SC 32C Miniature fuses
TC 33 Power capacitors and their applications
TC 34 Lamps and related equipment
SC 34A Lamps
SC 34B Lamp caps and holders
SC 34C Auxiliaries for lamps
SC 34D Luminaires
TC 35 Primary cells and batteries
TC 36 Insulators
SC 36A Insulated bushings
SC 36B Insulators for overhead lines
SC 36C Insulators for substations
TC 37 Surge arresters
SC 37A Low-voltage surge protective devices
SC 37B Specific components for surge arresters and surge protective devices
TC 38 Instrument transformers
TC 39 Electronic tubes
TC 40 Capacitors and resistors for electronic equipment
TC 42 High-voltage and high-current test techniques
TC 44 Safety of machinery - Electrotechnical aspects
TC 45 Nuclear instrumentation
SC 45A Instrumentation and control of nuclear facilities
SC 45B Radiation protection instrumentation
TC 46 Cables, wires, waveguides, R.F. connectors, R.F. and microwave passive components and accessories
SC 46A Coaxial cables
SC 46C Wires and symmetric cables
SC 46F R.F. and microwave passive components
TC 47 Semiconductor devices
SC 47A Integrated circuits
SC 47D Mechanical standardization for semiconductor devices
SC 47E Discrete semiconductor devices
SC 47F Micro-electromechanical systems
TC 48 Electromechanical components and mechanical structures for electronic equipment
SC 48B Connectors
SC 48D Mechanical structures for electronic equipment
TC 49 Piezoelectric, dielectric and electrostatic devices and associated materials for frequency control, selection and detection
TC 51 Magnetic components and ferrite materials
TC 55 Winding wires
TC 56 Dependability
TC 57 Power systems management and associated information exchange
TC 59 Performance of household and similar electrical appliances
SC 59A Electric dishwashers
SC 59C Heating appliances
SC 59D Home laundry appliances
SC 59F Surface cleaning appliances
SC 59K Ovens and microwave ovens, cooking ranges and similar appliances
SC 59L Small household appliances
SC 59M Performance of electrical household and similar cooling and freezing appliances
TC 61 Safety of household and similar electrical appliances
SC 61B Safety of microwave appliances for household and commercial use
SC 61C Safety of refrigeration appliances for household and commerical use
SC 61D Appliances for air-conditioning for household and similar purposes
SC 61E Safety of electrical commercial catering equipment
SC 61H Safety of electrically-operated farm appliances
SC 61J Electrical motor-operated cleaning appliances for commercial use
TC 62 Electrical equipment in medical practice
SC 62A Common aspects of electrical equipment used in medical practice
SC 62B Diagnostic imaging equipment
SC 62C Equipment for radiotherapy, nuclear medicine and radiation dosimetry
SC 62D Electromedical equipment
TC 64 Electrical installations and protection against electric shock
TC 65 Industrial-process measurement, control and automation
SC 65A System aspects
SC 65B Measurement and control devices
SC 65C Industrial networks
SC 65E Devices and integration in enterprise systems
TC 66 Safety of measuring, control and laboratory equipment
TC 68 Magnetic alloys and steels
TC 69 Electric road vehicles and electric industrial trucks
TC 70 Degrees of protection provided by enclosures
TC 72 Automatic controls for household use
TC 73 Short-circuit currents
TC 76 Optical radiation safety and laser equipment
TC 77 Electromagnetic compatibility
SC 77A Low frequency phenomena
SC 77B High frequency phenomena
SC 77C High power transient phenomena
TC 78 Live working
TC 79 Alarm and electronic security systems
TC 80 Maritime navigation and radiocommunication equipment and systems
TC 81 Lightning protection
TC 82 Solar photovoltaic energy systems
TC 85 Measuring equipment for electrical and electromagnetic quantities
TC 86 Fibre optics
SC 86A Fibres and cables
SC 86B Fibre optic interconnecting devices and passive components
SC 86C Fibre optic systems and active devices
TC 87 Ultrasonics
TC 88 Wind turbines
TC 89 Fire hazard testing
TC 90 Superconductivity
TC 91 Electronics assembly technology
TC 93 Design automation
TC 94 All-or-nothing electrical relays
TC 95 Measuring relays and protection equipment
TC 96 Transformers, reactors, power supply units, and combinations thereof
TC 97 Electrical installations for lighting and beaconing of aerodromes
TC 99 System engineering and erection of electrical power installations in systems with nominal voltages above 1 kV a.c. and 1,5 kV d.c., particularly concerning safety aspects
TC 100 Audio, video and multimedia systems and equipment
TC 101 Electrostatics
TC 103 Transmitting equipment for radiocommunication
TC 104 Environmental conditions, classification and methods of test
TC 105 Fuel cell technologies
TC 106 Methods for the assessment of electric, magnetic and electromagnetic fields associated with human exposure
TC 107 Process management for avionics
TC 108 Safety of electronic equipment within the field of audio/video, information technology and communication technology
TC 109 Insulation co-ordination for low-voltage equipment
TC 110 Flat panel display devices
TC 111 Environmental standardization for electrical and electronic products and systems
TC 112 Evaluation and qualification of electrical insulating materials and systems
TC 113 Nanotechnology standardization for electrical and electronic products and systems
TC 114 Marine energy - Wave, tidal and other water current converters
TC 115 High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) transmission for DC voltages above 100 kV
TC 116 Safety of motor-operated electric tools
TC 117 Solar thermal electric plants
CISPR International special committee on radio interference
CIS/A Radio-interference measurements and statistical methods
CIS/B Interference relating to industrial, scientific and medical radio-frequency apparatus, to other (heavy) industrial equipment, to overhead power lines, to high voltage equipment and to electric traction
CIS/D Electromagnetic disturbances related to electric/electronic equipment on vehicles and internal combustion engine powered devices
CIS/F Interference relating to household appliances tools, lighting equipment and similar apparatus
CIS/H Limits for the protection of radio services
CIS/I Electromagnetic compatibility of information technology equipment, multimedia equipment and receivers
ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 25 Interconnection of information technology equipment