Workshop discusses interim results of the Working Group on Standardisation in support to the ‘Digitising European Industry initiative’

European CommissionThe first open workshop on the European Commission’s Working Group on standardisation was held on 13 June 2018 in Brussels. The workshop showcased findings on standardisation needs in the manufacturing sector, a mapping of ongoing activities and a synchronisation model of the various standardisation activities. Currently input on available sources for standardisation initiatives is being collected, which will be assessed and consolidated over summer, where after the group aims to have finalised their contribution at the end of September for the 2019 version of the EU Rolling Plan on ICT Standardisation.

The group was set up in March 2018 by the Multi-stakeholder Platform on ICT Standardisation (MSP) and the Digitising European Industry initiative (DEI) with the aim of providing a comprehensive plan to foster standardisation in support of the digitalisation of European industry.

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