The Instrumentation Technology & Economy Institute (ITEI) Advises on the Development of China’s Industrial Big Data Standards

21/10/2020 Standards are at the core of the development of industrial big data. Organisations and major manufacturing countries have been enhancing research and development of industrial big data standards, which led to the formulation of numerous big data standards. China, along with the international community, provided active contribution to the planning and layout of the … Continued

Plenary Meeting of the National Intelligent Manufacturing Standardisation Coordination and Promotion Group, Expert Advisory Group, and Administration Group Held in Beijing

20/10/2020 On 11 September 2020, the National Intelligence Manufacturing Standardisation Coordination and Promotion Group, Expert Advisory Group, Administration Group, held the plenary meeting in Beijing.   During the meeting, the requests and needs of the Chinese government for standardisation work in the field of intelligent manufacturing were illustrated in detail by Tian Shihong, leader of … Continued

The Publicity Video and English Version of GB/T 35273-2020 (Information Security Technology—Personal Information Security Specification) Released

19/10/2020 The China Cybersecurity Week 2020 celebrated the theme of “Personal Information Protection” on 20 September 2020. That day, the Special Taskforce on the Collection and Use of Personal Information by Apps Violating Laws and Regulations – established under TC260 – hosted a thematic event in Beijing titled “Personal Information Protection for Apps”, during which … Continued

First China-led Financial Blockchain Standard Project Approved in ITU

16/10/2020 The plenary meeting of the International Telecommunication Union – Telecommunication Standardisation Sector (ITU-T) Study Group 16 was held online from 22 June to 3 July 2020.   During the meeting, the Financial Distributed Ledger Technology Application Guideline was approved. The standard was led by the Digital Currency Research Institute of China (DCRI) and was … Continued

SAC/TC28 sets up the Smart City Standardisation Working Group

15/10/2020 On 17 September 2020, the SAC/TC28 Smart City Standardisation Working Group held its first and inaugural meeting in Beijing. During the meeting, Dai Hong, the leader of the Working Group and former inspector of the State Administration for Market Regulation’s Product Quality Security Supervision and Management Department, outlined for main objectives and requirements for … Continued

Face of Standardization: CEN-CENELEC Interview with Dr. Betty XU

10/10/2020 10 June 2020 is an important day for the CEN and CENELEC Community. In 1960, representatives from ISO and IEC members in the European Economic Community (EEC) and EFTA countries agreed to the creation of two European Standardization Organizations, CEN and CENEL – which then became CENELEC. In a period that witnessed the founding … Continued

2020 Annual Meeting of the Working Group on Green Manufacturing Standards for Automobile Industry Held in Tianjin

30/09/2020 On 10 September 2020, the National Technical Committee for Auto Standardisation (NTCAS) held the “2020 Annual Meeting of the Working Group on Green Manufacturing Standards for the Automobile Industry” in Tianjin. The meeting was attended by more than 20 experts from the Auto Standardisation Research Institute (ASRI) of CATARC (the SOE holding the NTCAS), … Continued

China Standardisation Development Annual Report (2019) released

29/09/2020 On 9 September 2020, the Standardisation Administration of China (SAC) released the China Standardisation Development Annual Report (2019). The report is a flagship publication that every year reviews and summarises the key takeaways from China’s standardisation work. In particular, the report illustrates that, in 2019, China achieved the following key results: Released 2,021 national … Continued

2020 China Cybersecurity Week: Cybersecurity Standards Forum Held in Zhengzhou

28/09/2020 On 16 September 2020, as part of the activities scheduled for the 2020 China Cybersecurity Week, the Cybersecurity Standards Forum was held in Zhengzhou, Henan province. The Forum was sponsored by the Zhengzhou Municipal People’s Government, organised by the National Information Security Standardisation Technical Committee (TC260), and co-organised by the China Electronics Standardisation Institute … Continued

2020 (3rd) China IPv6 Development Forum held in Beijing

26/09/2020 On 28 August 2020, the Expert Committee for the Large-scale Deployment of IPv6 held the 2020 (third) China IPv6 Development Forum in Beijing. The purpose of the forum was to accelerate the large-scale deployment of next generation Internet technologies based on the Internet Protocol Version 6 (IPv6), as well as to promote the divulgation … Continued