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EU shipping regulation based on IEC Standards to enter into force on 1 September

From 1 September, the European Union will require that all EU-flag vessels conform to new bridge alert management (BAM) system testing standards.

International standards instil confidence in artificial intelligence technologies

The role of information technologies, such as artificial intelligence (AI), is key to digital transformation of industry.
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Helping standards developers address environmental issues

Learn more about the work of the Advisory Committee for Environmental Affairs (ACEA) in an interview with its Chair, Solange Blaszkowski.

Learn about new online standards development tool in upcoming webinar

As the digitalization of the standards development process advances, the IEC and ISO online standards development (OSD) tool is addressing experts' needs, facilitating standards development
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IEC 61936-1:2021 CMV
Power installations exceeding 1 kV AC and 1,5 kV DC - Part 1: AC
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The Market Strategy Board (MSB) was set up by the IEC to identify the principal technological trends and market needs in the IEC fields of activity. The MSB publishes recommendations – white papers – in a form that differs from International Standards.

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In this section you are able to download brochures that give you a succinct overview of the IEC, its role and structure, how it impacts global trade and supports industry. You will find an outline of the IEC organizational strategy and a summary of IEC work in individual technology sectors.

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