About IEEE Standards Association

IEEE Standards Association (IEEE SA) is a leading consensus building organization that nurtures, develops and advances global technologies, through IEEE

We bring together a broad range of individuals and organizations from a wide range of technical and geographic points of origin to facilitate standards development and standards related collaboration. With collaborative thought leaders in more than 160 countries, we promote innovation, enable the creation and expansion of international markets and help protect health and public safety. Collectively, our work drives the functionality, capabilities and interoperability of a wide range of products and services that transform the way people live, work, and communicate.

Policies and Procedures

The governing bodies of IEEE and the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE SA) are responsible for maintaining and overseeing a number of governing documents. These documents establish roles, responsibilities, authority and processes for IEEE.

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Learn How Standards Impact Everyday Life

Standards play a crucial role behind the scenes in all areas of our lives, ensuring that new and emerging technologies operate safely, securely, and sustainably. Explore our Interactive Cityscape, Capabilities Brochure, and other offerings to see firsthand how standards play a role in your daily life.

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From informative articles and educational materials to interactive tools and engaging events, our platform provides a gateway to explore, learn, and stay informed about the latest developments in standards and technology. Explore more links, designed to inspire, educate, and propel you towards excellence in an ever-evolving digital landscape.

Board of Governors (BOG)

The Board of Governors (BOG) directs the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE SA) – establishing policy, providing financial oversight, and conducting standards-related activities within IEEE technological fields.

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Distributor Partner Program

The IEEE Distributor Partner Program gives you the ability to become an authorized provider of single standards as well as access to collections of standards based on various categories.

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Government Engagement

Working at the intersection of public policy, government affairs and standards development, we help Policymakers and Government Officials connect with standardization developments within IEEE.

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IEEE SA Standards Board

Established and appointed by the IEEE SA Board of Governors (BOG) the IEEE SA Standards Board encourages and coordinates the development and revision of IEEE standards.

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IEEE Standards Association Awards

Every year, the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE SA) recognizes outstanding participation across a variety of areas in the form of IEEE Standards Association Awards.

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The IEEE SA Membership Program offers individuals and organizations the ability to shape the development of global IEEE standards that help drive innovation, competitiveness, sustainability and consumer protection.

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Standards Development

IEEE Standards are developed using a time-tested, effective and trusted process. This process is broken down into a six stage life cycle.

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Training + Development

Through its offerings, IEEE SA Training + Development, helps our volunteers participate effectively in standards development activities. Through the sharing of best practices for standards development, we are helping to prepare the leaders of tomorrow.

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