Webinar - "How Standards help SMEs to Innovate, Compete, and Grow"


Standards enable small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) to innovate and grow while addressing the safety, quality and interoperability of their products and services. As part of our work under Working Group 1 of the EU-US Trade and Technology, a webinar will be organised for SMEs on Tuesday, December 13.

How Standards help SMEs to Innovate, Compete, and Grow Webinar

Practical Details:

Date:     Tuesday, December 13, 2022

Time:     09.00-11.30 a.m. (EST) / 15.00-17.30 p.m. (CET)

Online:  via WebEx

Register here to join U.S. and EU government and private sector representatives in a webinar to learn more about technology standards best practices and available resources for SMEs.  

The global marketplace is built on international standards. Learn about available resources and gain a deeper understanding of the importance of technology standards that are critical for SMEs in both the United States and the European Union. Organized by the Department of Commerce, in coordination with the European Commission, please join U.S. and EU government representatives, private sector speakers, and other experts to discuss technology standards topics most relevant to SMEs, including:

  • Views on the crucial role technology standards play in enabling SMEs to innovate

  • Tools and resources available to help SMEs to compete and grow

  • Challenges and barriers to standards development and deployment

Webinar participants will have the opportunity to ask questions, share best practices, and provide recommendations to TTC representatives from the U.S. Department of Commerce and the European Commission.

Register here. Space is limited.  All confirmed participants will receive a link to the webinar closer to the date of the event.

We look forward to your participation on December 13!