Programme full of promise
During the three-day event, the 4th annual IEC Young Professionals workshop, participants were introduced to many facets of IEC's work in international standards and conformity assessment by key IEC Officers, staff members and other high-level speakers. As part of the workshop programme, 2010, 2011 and 2012 Leaders developed and ran parts of the agenda.
Workshop participants also attended special, tailor-made sessions on the role and functioning of the IEC SMB (Standardization Management Board) and CAB (Conformity Assessment Board), had the opportunity to meet and exchange with IEC executives and to observe IEC technical meetings. Two lunch sessions with SMB members and CAB members provided an avenue for informal sharing of professional experiences and useful networking opportunities. Several sessions were dedicated to the break-outs which looked at subjects of strate