On December 17, 2019, SAMR organized the State Council’s Liaison Meeting of the Inter-Ministerial Joint Conference on Standardization Coordination and Promotion, with TIAN Shihong, the Deputy Director of the Inter-Ministerial Joint Meeting Office, Deputy Director General of SAMR and Director of SAC, attending and delivering a speech.
The main theme of the meeting was the discussion of the documents that will be submitted to the plenary meeting for consideration. In particular, to be in line with the instructions of President XI Jinping on standardization work and the deployment requirements for standardization work in the decision of the Fourth Plenary Session of the 19th Central Committee of the Party, TIAN Shihong emphasized the following points:
- To do deep research on standardization strategy and carry out work for compiling the outline of a standardization strategy;
- To deepen standardization reform and contribute to the standardization working system;
- To strengthen the construction of a standards system and promote high-quality economic development;
- To make standards more open and international.
The participants also included liaison officers of the member organizations of the State Council’s Inter-Ministerial Joint Conference on Standardization Coordination and Promotion and relevant officials from Standards and Technology Department and Standards Innovation Department of SAMR and SAC.