IEEE has adopted the following global public policy statements on issues related to the development of technical standards:
- IEEE’s Adherence to the WTO Principles of Standardization (August 2020)
- IEEE Standards Development Principles (August 2020)
IEEE Organizational Unit Positions
IEEE permits its Organizational Units to adopt public policy position statements on issues within their specific geographic, technical or subject matter scope. The following position statements represent the views of the specified IEEE Organizational Units that adopted them. They do not necessarily represent the views of IEEE as a whole, its global membership, or other IEEE Organizational Units.
IEEE Standards Association
Policies Accepting Global, Market-driven Standards Should be Embraced in International Trade Discussions and Regulatory Environments (1 March 2019)
The IEEE Standards Association has published a short “Guide for IEEE Standards for Policy-Makers” (2020) as a resource to help policy-makers understand how standards can be used to support the implementation of public policy.