Important information regarding CEN and CENELEC meetings during COVID-19 


Whilst Covid-19 continues to affect the world with specific restrictions and social distancing measures, CEN and CENELEC are taking measures regarding technical and governance meetings. These measures aim to safeguard the health and wellbeing of people in the CEN and CENELEC communities while providing certainty and supporting business continuity of our organizations.


CEN and CENELEC Meeting Centre

The CEN and CENELEC Meeting Centre remains closed until Friday 29 January 2021 included.

CEN and CENELEC Members will receive updated information during the month of January 2021 with the latest updates on the meeting centre re-opening.

CEN and CENELEC Governance Meetings in 2020

All governing meetings are organised exclusively online until end 2020 including the Administrative Boards (2020-11-25) and the General Assemblies (2020-11-26).

Trainings and Workshops

All CEN and CENELEC workshops and trainings are organized virtually.

Further guidance on web conferences and how to organize them can be found here.

For those traveling to Brussels

Travels to Belgium until end 2020 are not recommended. However, if you have to travel to Brussels, please refer to the website of the Belgian authorities in order to be aware of local travel restrictions.

CEN and CENELEC Staff Returning to the office

CEN and CENELEC Staff are full-time homeworking until Friday 8 January 2021 included. Starting Monday 11 January 2021, if Belgian governmental measures allow for it, we plan that employees return to the office progressively respecting a reduced occupancy schedule.