Working groups from the International Electrotechnical Commission’s (IEC) Technical Committee TC34 (Lighting) met in Wellington in February. The gathering was the first of three planned for 2020, until the COVID-19 pandemic struck. NZ's Head of Delegation, Bryan King, explains the role of this Technical Committee and how it gives impetus to standards development.
Standards New Zealand Approval Board member, John Boshier’s term on the Board concluded in February, bringing to an end a valuable contribution to standards that spanned more than five years. Read John's reflections plus insights on the future role of standards in this article.