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

The Energy Efficiency Challenge

Jean-Pascal Tricoire, President & CEO, Schneider Electric



Schneider Electric is active in 42 IEC Technical Committees (of which 5 presidency and 7 secretary positions). Schneider Electric is also member of MSB and of SMB /SG 1 & 3.

Involvement in the IEC

Management committees
MSB Market Strategy Board
SMB Standardization Management Board
Technical Committees and Subcommittees
TC 8 Systems aspects for electrical energy supply
TC 10 Fluids for electrotechnical applications
TC 13 Electrical energy measurement, tariff- and load control
TC 14 Power transformers
TC 16 Basic and safety principles for man-machine interface, marking and identification
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
TC 22 Power electronic systems and equipment
SC 22G Adjustable speed electric drive systems incorporating semiconductor power converters
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 23H Industrial plugs and socket-outlets
TC 32 Fuses
SC 32A High-voltage fuses
TC 33 Power capacitors and their applications
SC 37A Low-voltage surge protective devices
TC 38 Instrument transformers
TC 44 Safety of machinery - Electrotechnical aspects
SC 48B Connectors
SC 48D Mechanical structures for electronic equipment
TC 57 Power systems management and associated information exchange
TC 61 Safety of household and similar electrical appliances
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 70 Degrees of protection provided by enclosures
TC 77 Electromagnetic compatibility
SC 77A Low frequency phenomena
SC 77B High frequency phenomena
TC 79 Alarm and electronic security systems
TC 82 Solar photovoltaic energy systems
TC 85 Measuring equipment for electrical and electromagnetic quantities
TC 89 Fire hazard testing
TC 94 All-or-nothing electrical relays
TC 95 Measuring relays and protection equipment
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 109 Insulation co-ordination for low-voltage equipment
TC 111 Environmental standardization for electrical and electronic products and systems
TC 112 Evaluation and qualification of electrical insulating materials and systems
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/I Electromagnetic compatibility of information technology equipment, multimedia equipment and receivers