Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) have a major importance in our daily lives. They are being used by all kinds of businesses and organizations to manage information, to communicate and interact with customers and suppliers, and to deliver high-quality products and services. Standards are vital for ensuring the performance, reliability, compatibility and interoperability of ICT systems, so that they work together smoothly, efficiently and securely.

It is not possible to provide a simple list of ICT standardization activities in CEN and CENELEC as they cover a wide variety of sectors. Relevant information is available from the CEN and CENELEC websites:

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For standardization support to your Horizon 2020 proposal, contact the CEN and CENELEC Research Helpdesk.