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Technology Leaders: Ron Smith, Co-founder and President of Verdant Power Inc.


Technology Leaders: Naresh Mehta, Managing Director and Chairman, Power Technologies Ltd.


Video: G7 Summit, 26-26 May 2017 in Taormina, Italy – (motion logo)

“Towards sustainable, Smart Communities” –

To mark the occasion of the 2017 G7 Summit taking place in Taormina, Italy from 26 to 27 May 2017, an article by IEC General Secretary & CEO Frans Vreeswijk on how IEC work helps to deal with climate change in cities and communities, has been published in Climate Change – The New Economy magazine.

Read the full IEC article Towards sustainable, Smart Communities http://publications.climatechange-theneweconomy.com/g7-2017/100-1


Video: The Electric Century – the importance of IEC Standards

A look at the importance of IEC Standards throughout “The Electric Century”. The video was produced in celebration of the 100 year anniversary of the IEC in 2006.  History


Video: 1990-2006 IEC Standards for technology development

This video outlines the importance of IEC work for the development of technologies such as DVD, JPEG and MPEG files, renewable energies, MP3 and the iPod, nanotechnologies. It was developed on the occasion of the 100 year anniversary and explains part of the history of the IEC.


Video: 1960-1989 IEC Standards for technology development

Invention and development of LEDs, MRIs, lasers, microprocessors, the first home computer, the “Walkman” and the CD. It was developed on the occasion of the 100 year anniversary and explains part of the history of the IEC.


Video: 1930-1959 IEC Standards for technology development

Invention and development of the jet engine, the first electronic digital computer, the microwave oven, the first colour television system, the “black box” recorder and optical fibres. It was developed on the occasion of the 100 year anniversary and explains part of the history of the IEC.


Video: 1906 – 1929 IEC Standards for technology development

Founding of the IEC in London in 1906, new developments in radio technology, first public demonstration of a television system. It was developed on the occasion of the 100 year anniversary and explains part of the history of the IEC.


Video: Discover the IEC – how the IEC enables innovation and global trade

This video provides an overview of the history of the IEC from its founding. It outlines how IEC work supports technology development, enables international trade and ensures that products are consistently safe and efficient, now and in the future. It was developed on the occasion of the 100 year anniversary .


Video: The passion of inventors and how IEC work contributed

A history of inventions, the people behind them and the Standards that enable their global roll-out, allowing millions of people to benefit of these new technologies.

It was developed on the occasion of the 100 year anniversary and explains part of the history of the IEC.