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85th IEC GM 2021

3 to 7 October
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The world of IEC

An animated video that shows the breadth and scope of IEC work

Watch to find out more about the crucial role of International standards and Conformity assessment in making the world safer and more efficient.











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Webinar participants preview new online standards development tool

A webinar organized by IEC Academy has given participants a preview of the innovative tool being developed by IEC and ISO to streamline and facilitate the digitalization of standards.

Quantifying greenhouse gas emissions

Learn about IEC work to help quantify the greenhouse gas emissions of electric and electronic products.

First edition of a new EM standard for ships

A brand new safety standard for ships.

EU shipping regulation based on IEC Standards enters into force on 1 Sept

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

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.

Briefing papers

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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