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

Young Professionals Programme

 

Agenda

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Agenda

Sunday 9 October

19.30 – 21.00

Welcoming reception

Monday 10 October - Day One

8.00 – 10.15

IEC President address, J. Nomura
IEC General Secretary & CEO perspective, F. Vreeswijk
Looking into the future, K. Fraga
Message from the 2015 YP Leaders, R. Nava
What to expect at a technical meeting, D. Chew
Q&A session on IEC operations, Moderated by R. McLaren,
panelists: M. Amos, D. Chew, K. Fraga, A. Murdoch, M. Wood

10.45 – 12.30

Breakout session – Part 1
Morning wrap-up, R. McLaren

12.30 – 13.30

Lunch with the SMB or CAB members

13.30 – 15.15

Observe the SMB or CAB meeting

15.45 – 17.30

Breakout session – Part 2
IEC participation: strategic benefits for your company, P. Coebergh Van Den Braak
Day one wrap-up, R. McLaren

18:00

IEC General Meeting Opening Ceremony

Tuesday 11 October - Day Two

7.30 – 8:30

Breakfast with your National Committee

9.00 – 10.10

IEC Conformity Assessment, D. Hanlon, P. Selva

10.30 – 12.30

Observe a designated technical meeting

12.30 – 13.30

Lunch break

13.30 – 18.15

Simulation of an IEC TC exercise, B. Opatsuwan, M. Wood
Special session on the SMB, J. Sheldon
Plenary closing session
Day two wrap-up , R. McLaren

19.00 - 20.00

Networking aperitif for YPs with IEC TC Officers

20.00 - 22.00

Networking event with the wider IEC Community

Wednesday 12 October - Day Three

8.30 – 10.00

Interactive sessions
- A systems approach for a complex connected world, M. Viengkham

- IEC standards development processes, R. Baillif

- ISO/IEC JTC 1 - Future trends in ICT, K. Higgenbottom

- Proven quality - the value adding side of standardization, M. Cole, D.Hanlon, S. Paulsen


10.30 – 13.00

YP Reinvention Lab session - YPs input into the future IEC Masterplan, R. Bent, W. Buhse

13:00-13:30

Lunch


The Host Committee is organizing an industry visit to VDE Testing and Certification Institute, on Wednesday afternoon 12 October.