Standards Australia Celebrates 90th Birthday

Issue 45 – December 2012

On 12 October 2012, Standards Australia celebrated its 90th birthday at the Intercontinental Hotel Sydney. The event commemorated to the day the formation of the Main Committee of the Australian Commonwealth Engineering Standards Association.

The event was attended by Standards Australia members, committee chairs, and stakeholders – both past and present. Guests also heard tributes from Dr Alan Morrison (Chairman), Colin Blair (Chief Executive Officer), and former chairman Don Gray.

Special messages of congratulations were received from both Frans Vreeswijk, General Secretary and CEO, International Electrotechnical Commission; and Rob Steele, Secretary-General, International Organization for Standardization.

Summarised from Standards Australia's E-news, November 2012.

Published in international.