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Innovation, Growth and Social Prosperity: IEEE at the OECD Ministerial Meeting
IEEE joined the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) 2016 Ministerial Meeting in Cancun, Mexico. With the core purpose of fostering technological innovation and excellence for the benefit of humanity, IEEE was eager to bring its voice to this event through a number of opportunities that included:
- Konstantinos Karachalios, managing director, IEEE Standards Association, participated in a panel discussion on “New Markets and New Jobs".
- IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) sponsored an Excellence Award for “Best App That Addresses Value Ethical Design,” during the BIAC Connected Communities, Connected Lives Hackathon at the OECD Ministerial Meeting.
IEEE-SA Participates at the 20th Global Standards Collaboration Meeting
The IEEE Standards Association, a member of Global Standards Collaboration (GSC), participated in the 20th GSC meeting, which took place from 26-27 April 2016 in Delhi, India hosted by Telecommunications Standards Development Society, India. Security and Privacy, the Internet of Things (IoT), 5G and the role of Small and Medium-sized Business Enterprises (SMEs) were the focus of discussion. View images and read more
About Global Engagement
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.