Mark your calendars to join SCC in celebration of World Standards Day 2018! This event will include the presentation of the 2018 SCC Awards—Canada’s national awards in standardization. SCC will also provide an update on our operations and strategic direction and offer the public an opportunity to ask about our work during SCC’s Annual Public Meeting.
What: World Standards Day 2018 celebration and networking event, 2018 SCC Awards Presentation and Annual Public Meeting
When: Thursday, October 4, 2018, beginning at 1:00 p.m. (detailed agenda will be published prior to the event)
Where: Ottawa, Ontario
World Standards Day (WSD) is an international event that takes place every October to recognize the importance and value of standardization and to celebrate the efforts of the thousands of experts worldwide who develop national and international standards. The international theme for WSD is The Fourth Industrial Revolution, and SCC is focusing on the role that standards play in supporting innovation and innovative solutions, particularly in supporting the environment. SCC works with government and industry to ensure that Canada remains competitive and leads in key sectors to develop new and emerging technologies, products and processes.