BDVA organizes in collaboration with the BDVe project a webinar on “ICT Standards and Innovation”. The organization of this workshop is led by the BDVA TF6.SG6 (Standards) and the BDVA TF8.SG1 (Business – SMEs). The webinar will combine an introductory part on ICT Standards and Standardisation with a deep dive for SMEs.



Moderators: Ana García, Ray Walshe, Artur Romao


Session 1 . EU strategy, standards and innovation


* Overview on Standards and innovation. Ray Walshe (DCU, BDVA TF6.SG6 Chair) (20min)
* EC Strategy and DSM. Role of Standards. Thomas Reibe ((EC DG CNECT) (10min)
* Q&A (15 min)


Session 2 . Deep-dive on SMEs: benefits of SMEs: Best practices of SMEs engaging directly in Standardisation

* A legal perspective. Rigo Wenning (W3C) [15 min]
* Testimonial from SMEs:
* DECSIS by Artur Romao (10 min)
* Trialog by Antonio Kung (10 min)
* Q&A (10 min)
Closing testimonial from Ahmet Soylu (SINTEF)