On 10 August, IEEE will be hosting a major event in Israel as part of its Internet Initiative. The IEEE Experts in Technology and Policy (ETAP) Forum on Internet Governance, Cybersecurity and Privacy is a unique platform connecting technology developers and policy makers in a meaningful way. The IEEE Internet Initiative helps inform Internet policy with this unique ETAP Forum, bringing together technology developers and policy makers to debate current and future Internet governance, cybersecurity and privacy issues that impact everyone on a global, national and local level. For more information and to request an invitation, see etap.ieee.org.
IEEE-SA and BIS Sign MoU
IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), allowing BIS to designate, adopt and translate IEEE standards as Indian national standards. BIS, India’s national standards body, has had the mandate of promoting and nurturing standards movement within India since 1947. The BIS
statement on this signing said, “IEEE is one such organization that has developed standards with wide, global acceptance.” Read more
IEEE seeks cooperation with relevant organizations and stakeholders from around the world to achieve global inclusiveness in the advancement of technology and to increase interoperability. Here is some information about specific relationships, activities, and processes.