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IEC 2010 - General Meeting of the International Electrotechnical Commission

October 6-15, 2010
Seattle, Washington


The United States National Committee (USNC) to the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) has announced its intention to host the 2010 IEC General Meeting, which will be held from October 6-15, 2010 in Seattle, Washington. The ten day event is expected to draw more than 1,500 delegates and 750 accompanying persons from around the globe for technical and policy discussions that will influence the electrotechnical community and its activities in international standardization.

The opportunity to host the 2010 IEC General Meeting will allow the U.S. electrotechnical industry to:
  • reaffirm U.S. commitment to international standardization
  • create opportunities for U.S. industry to participate in standards activities that promote global market access
  • raise awareness of IEC international standards to U.S. industry
  • foster international cooperation in electrotechnical standards activities

 Additional background information about the IEC 2010


The IEC General Meeting and related technical committee meetings are planned for October 6-15, 2010, in Seattle, Washington. Contributions will be used to support the USNC/IEC in hosting the IEC 2010 General Meeting and other international IEC policy, management, and technical meetings, as appropriate. Thirty leading companies, groups, and organizations have already made financial commitments to bringing this seminal meeting to the United States.

 Meeting Sponsors and Sponsorship Opportunities


Seattle Convention Center
Seattle, Washington

For Additional Information Contact:

Mr. Charles Zegers
General Secretary, USNC
American National Standards Institute
25 West 43rd Street, Fourth Floor
New York, NY 10036
Tel: 212.642.4965

Tony Zertuche
Program Manager, International Policy Deputy General Secretary, USNC/IEC
American National Standards Institute
25 West 43rd Street, Fourth Floor
New York, NY 10036
Tel: 1.212.642.4961
Fax: 1.212.730.1346

IEC 2010 Meeting
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