IEEE and Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) Agreement Facilitates Development of Pakistan Electric and Telecommunication Safety Code (PETSAC-2014) Based on National Electrical Safety Code® (NESC®)
Based in part on the National Electrical Safety Code® (NESC®), for which the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) has served as secretariat since 1972, PETSAC-2014 provides rules for safe practices in design, installation, operation and maintenance of electric supply and telecommunication systems. Read more
IEEE-SA and ARIB Hold ICT Standards Workshop
As a continuous effort to bring awareness of IEEE’s Information and Communications Technology (ICT) standards activities to global stakeholders, the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) partnered with the Association of Radio Industries and Businesses (ARIB), a Japanese standards development organization, to hold an ICT Standards Workshop in Tokyo, Japan, 31 August.
The sessions focused on the future impact of the ICT industry and market opportunities generated by each project. John Kulick, IEEE-SA Standards Board Chair, gave an introduction about IEEE-SA and the benefits of developing standards within the IEEE framework. Additionally, IEEE 802.1™ Chair Glenn Parsons introduced selected projects in 802.1™ and 802.3™, and 802.11™. First Vice Chair, Jon Rosdahl, introduced 802® wireless projects. Bruce Kraemer, IEEE-SA President, presented information on the IEEE Communications Society, IoT and Transportation. View photos
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