IEEE Positions

IEEE has adopted the following global public policy statements on issues related to the development of technical standards:

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)

Other Resources

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.