Young Professionals Programme

  • Standing straight

    15 May 2019 by Natalie Mouyal
    Digital human modelling (DHM) provides a virtual representation of humans and their behaviours. As an academic field of research that combines technology and design, DHM has more recently generated the interest of...
  • From apprentice to president

    15 April 2019 by Natalie Mouyal
    In April, the board of ANCE appointed Juan Rosales as its new President, the youngest in the association’s history. With this appointment, ANCE, the leading association for standardization and conformity assessment in...
  • The next generation of IEC leaders and experts

    15 June 2018 by Natalie Mouyal
    The workshop provided participants with the opportunity to learn more about the IEC and its standardization and conformity assessment work. It included numerous breakout sessions and networking opportunities.
  • Cultivating the IEC experts and leaders of tomorrow

    15 February 2018 by Natalie Mouyal
    The ninth IEC Young Professionals workshop will be held in Busan, Republic of Korea, on 22 to 24 October in conjunction with the IEC 2018 General Meeting. This workshop is an opportunity for the next generation of...
  • Taking the next step

    15 January 2018 by Claire Marchand
    Recognizing the need to ensure continuity in its standards development and conformity assessment activities, the IEC has, since 2010, reached out to up and coming young experts active in a variety of technological...
  • Introducing the 2017 Young Professional Leaders

    15 January 2018 by Claire Marchand
    The IEC Young Professionals (YP) Programme brings together upcoming expert engineers, technicians and managers from all over the world, who aspire to become more involved in the IEC and help shape the future of...
  • Onboarding the next generation of experts

    21 August 2017 by Claire Marchand
    The 21st century has already seen the ineluctable acceleration of technological developments that affect every one of us in our personal and professional lives. Electrotechnical standardization work and conformity...
  • The future's at our door

    21 August 2017 by Claire Marchand
    Traditionally, the last issue of the year provides feedback on the IEC General Meeting (GM), held in 2017 in Vladivostok, Russia.
  • Digitization: direct impact on standardization

    20 August 2017 by Gabriela Ehrlich
    In his address to Council, Frans Vreeswijk, IEC General Secretary & CEO, reminded the audience that digitization is a key focus for both industry and standards organizations. Standards will play a key role in the...
  • IEC future leaders and experts

    21 June 2017 by Janice Blondeau
    IEC National Committees have selected the IEC 2017 Young Professionals who will represent them at this year’s workshop, to be held in Vladivostok, Russia, from 9-11 October 2017, during the IEC 2017 General Meeting.
  • Countdown to Vladivostok

    21 April 2017 by Janice Blondeau
    National Committees (NCs) have until the end of July to register participants, selected at national level, for the IEC Young Professionals (YP) – 2017 workshop. The workshop will be held in Vladivostok, Russia, in...
  • Growing the IEC next generation

    21 April 2017 by Janice Blondeau
    Learn more about how IEC Young Professionals are becoming involved in the technical work of the IEC.
  • The next generation of IEC leaders

    21 March 2017 by Janice Blondeau
    Meet the IEC 2016 Young Professional Leaders and learn more about how YPs are becoming involved in the technical work of the IEC.