Current Events

ISO/IEC AI Workshop Series

24-25 May 2022
This is the first in a planned series of ISO/IEC AI workshops that aim to foster a dialogue about the AI ecosystem. It will look at emerging trends, technology, requirements and applications as well as the critical role international standards play to enable innovation and responsible adoption. Learn More

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Input on NIST Plan for Government Engagement in Artificial Intelligence

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has issued a Request for Information (RFI) on the current state, plans, challenges, and opportunities related to artificial intelligence (AI) technical standards, as well as priority areas for federal involvement in AI standards-related activities…read more.

New IEC White Paper on Artificial Intelligence

The IEC released a new white paper on artificial intelligence developed by its Market Strategy Board. This white paper sets the scene for understanding where artificial intelligence stands today and the outlook for the next 5 to 10 years. Taking an industrial perspective, it discusses in more detail: smart homes, intelligent manufacturing, smart transportation/self-driving vehicles, and the energy sector. The white paper can be downloaded from

Call for Experts: New IEC Group on Ethics in Autonomous and Artificial Intelligence Applications

The IEC set up a new Standardization Evaluation Group (SEG 10) tasked with assessing the impact of ethical issues and societal concerns on artificial intelligence applications. The group is open to all interested experts having knowledge and expertise in these fields. More information (including registration) is available from

Previous Events

AI UK 2022

Date/Time: 22-23 March 2022
Notes: Secure your place at the UK’s national showcase of artificial intelligence (AI) and data science research and collaboration. Hosted by The Alan Turing Institute, AI UK 2022 will be an in-depth exploration of how AI and data science can be used to solve real-world challenges.

From Contact to Credibility: A Conversation About Trusted AIS Certification for COVID and Beyond Webinar

Date/Time: 14 October 2020 / 10:00-11:30am EST
Location: Webinar
Notes: Hear from experts on multiple issues related to COVID technologies, Autonomous and Intelligent Systems Certification, and CTA/CTT issues at large. Learn about the recommendations submitted for consideration on the IEEE Certification Criteria – Addressing Challenges in Ethical Transparency, Accountability, and Privacy of CTA/CTT use case.

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Fifth ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 42 Plenary (kindly hosted by AFNOR)

Date/Time: 06-10 April 2020
Location: Versailles, Paris, France
Notes: Open to the working groups’ delegates/experts only – more details will be provided nearer the time.

OCEANIS Face-to-Face Meeting (kindly hosted by IEC)

Date/Time: 23 October 2019/14:00-17:30 CST
Location: Shangri-La Pudong Hotel, Shanghai, PRC
Notes:  Meeting language – English, Meeting open to OCEANIS members only

Fourth ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 42 Plenary (kindly hosted by IPSJ/ITSCJ on behalf of JISC)

Date/Time: 07-08 October 2019 and 11 October 2019
Location: AIST Tokyo Waterfront, Tokyo, Japan
Notes: Open to the working groups’ delegates/experts only

Sub-committee (SC) 42 working groups meetings will take place from 08-10 October 2019.

  • JWG 1 on Governance of AI (with SC 40)
  • WG 1 Foundational Standards for AI
  • WG 2 Big Data
  • WG 3 Trustworthiness of AI
  • WG 4 AI Applications and Use Cases
  • WG 5 AI Computational Methods

For more information on ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 42 (Artificial Intelligence), please see:
Registration (open to committee members only) at:

2nd IoT congress (2. IoT Fachkongress 2018 – Mit Standards in die Zukunft – Smart City and Country, Cloud, Security)

Date: 03 October 2018
Location:  Austrian Standards Meeting Center, Vienna
Notes:  Conference language and announcements – German

Ethik in der Technik – Der Mensch als Akteur im Zeitalter der Digitalisierung

Date: 24 October 2018
Location: Haus am Dom, Frankfurt (Germany)
Notes: Conference language and announcements – German

IEEE P7000™ standards Working Groups

Learn more about any of the IEEE P7000™ standards Working Groups already in motion.  Your insights can literally set the standards for the future of ethical intelligent and autonomous technologies.