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


Resource for YPs


Making a Business Case

Making the business case

This section aims to help you make your executives aware of how your company’s goals on innovation, quality & safety management, lean manufacturing and customer satisfaction all directly link to standards. In short... how your work in standardization impacts your company’s bottom line and ability to do business.


case studies

Business case studies

Developed by the IEC YPs, these case studies from different companies show the value they have gained from being involved in the IEC. They illustrate how participation in the work of the IEC helps companies to stay ahead of their competitors.


Online Commenting

Online Commenting

IEC Public Commenting is a chance to let your voice be heard before the final vote. Not only do you get to preview Draft IEC Standards (CDVs), you also have the opportunity to help shape International Standards in your field as your comments will be reviewed by the IEC National Committee of the country you live in.


YP Forum

YP Forum

Here you can access the dedicated YP platform on Collaboration Tools which is a working area for experts actively participating in the IEC, with functions such as document dissemination, group discussions and project management. The platform will enable you to exchange with your piers on different topics of interest and find documents related to the YP workshops and YP projects.





IEC Basecamp

This is your online resource for brochures, publications, annual reports, videos, presentations, media releases, etc. All in one place. You will also find a summary of IEC work in individual technology sectors.


IEC Academy webinar videos


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Standards developemnt process
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Drafting of Standards
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Conformity Assessment and Standards Development
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