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Joint Symposium on Quantum Transport Technology

IEC, ITU and IEEE will co-host a webinar on Wednesday 28 April (15:00 – 18:00 CEST) to introduce the latest advances in quantum transport technology.

Learn more about the upcoming edition of the International Vocabulary of Metrology

To better understand VIM4, the IEC community is invited to join a webinar that will provide an overview of this new edition.

IEC participates in meeting of the Arab High Committee for Standardization

The Arab Industrial Development, Standardization and Mining Organization (AIDSMO) held its 55th meeting of the Arab High Committee for Standardization on 25 March, on Arab Standardization Day.
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Standardizing quantum technologies

A Joint Symposium on Standards for Quantum Technologies brought together stakeholders from the major SDOs. It was important to have a structured discussion on where standards would be useful.
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IEC 60794-3-70:2021 RLV
Optical fibre cables - Part 3-70: Outdoor cables - Family specification for outdoor optical fibre cables for rapid/multiple deployment
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