On 2 February 2022, the European Commission published the European Standardisation Strategy. The strategy was accompanied by a targeted amendment to the Regulation 1025/2012 on European Standardisation.

Cybersecurity remains a major concern for SMEs and one of the main threats of business continuity and survival.

Overall, the NLF is fit for purpose and has played a central role in achieving the Single Market and in the provision of a flexible framework allowing to cope with technological developments.

Today, the European Commission published the Standardisation Strategy outlining a series of actions aimed at ensuring standards support a resilient, green and digital Single Market and EU’s competitiveness.

The 2022 edition of the EU Industry Days entitled “Unlocking the future: EU industrial ecosystems on the path to the green and digital transition” will take place from 8 to 11 February 2022.

Following the vote held by our Board of Directors on 20 January 2022, we are delighted to announce the re-election of Gunilla Almgren as SBS President until the end of 2025.

Are you interested in standardisation and in working in an international environment following new standardisation and policy developments in different areas and sectors?

At the end of 2020, SBS launched a study to identify the key areas of standardisation for European SMEs in the coming years. The aim of the study was to identify strategically important standardisation areas for SMEs. 

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