13th CEN and CENELEC Annual Meeting 

13th CEN-CENELEC Annual Meeting, Edinburgh









Host: BSI - British Standards Institution
Venue: Edinburgh - Sheraton Grand Hotel
For whom: CEN and CENELEC Community and on 22 June for all industry and standards makers together
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Meetings dates

Registration: Online registration for Board Meetings and General Assemblies of CEN and CENELEC and for the event 'Standards Matter'


More information for the "Standards Matter" event

An exiting and interactive one-day event exploring the role of standards in a changing world
A special day of exhibitions, talks and debates on the future of standardisation and why standards matter in our changing world covering the following topics:

Standards supporting global growth

  • Standards and international trade
  • Smarter regulation

Innovation in a digital world

  • The data commons
  • Autonomy and transport in a fully connected world
  • Governance of emerging technologies in a fully connected world

Future of standards development

  • The future of collaboration
  • New ways of working, developing and sharing content in digital world

Our future society

  • The circular economy
  • BS 8001 – Framework for implementing circular economy principles in organizations –  facilitated panel debate
  • Circular cities approaches – exhibition and ‘elevator pitches’
  • Progress towards UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – facilitated panel discussion  followed by ‘open space’ workshop
  • Building trust in a digital world – facilitated discussion