At a time when Europe needs more innovation in order to remain competitive on the global stage, standardization can be a bridge between research, innovation and the market, which will in turn bring significant economic benefits. According to the World Bank, one of the most important economic benefits of standards is increased productivity and innovative efficiency.
However, that's not all.
Standards support innovation by providing an important basis for developing solutions and are essential for market update.
Browse our webpages to find out more about the important role that standards play, such as:
- Ensuring broad applicability of the project results
- Increasing the efficiency of research and development work
- Ensuring that developed solutions are interoperable with existing technologies or protocols.