The Industry Connections Program

Supporting the incubation of new technologies standards and related services in a rapidly changing environment.


What Do Industry Connections Groups Produce?
Industry Connections Groups engage in a variety of activities and produce an array of "fast track" content and deliverables. These are designed to build industry awareness, understanding and consensus regarding needs and next-steps. Activities and documentation may include but are not limited to the following:

  • Creating documents that are submitted for formal review and publication through IEEE-SA publishing programs, such as:
    • IEEE Industry Specifications
    • IEEE Industry Technical Reports
    • IEEE Industry Position Papers
  • Crafting proposals that are submitted to new formal standards projects
  • Hosting Conferences and Events
  • Establishing Registration Authorities
  • Creating shared databases
  • Other necessary and approved work product as deemed necessary by the Group