Visit our Standards Industry Events Calendar

Standards industry events are a great way to meet others from your industry, learn about new innovations and advancements, and continue your professional development.

To support our standards community, Women in Standards maintains a list of upcoming standards industry events. Click here to see our standards industry events calendar. Want to add your event? Reach out to Women in Standards today.

Attend a Women in Standards Event today!

    • Meet standards people! Through our standards networking opportunities.
    • Build your network through happy hours (some virtual!), annual dinners, and more.
    • Gain professional development skills through webinars and presentations on conflict management, empowering women leaders, leadership training, and more.
    • Find your next job opportunity at a virtual or in person happy hour, annual dinner, or networking event.
    • Everyone is welcome, bring a joke, a story, or a question.

Social Events

Happy Hours, Dinners, Networking and more

Winter Social

  • December 15, 2020 @ 5:30pm EST
  • Games, networking, teambuilding

$40 members / $55 non-members

(Click here for member pricing)

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2021 Annual “Dinner”

  • January 21, 2021 @ 5-7pm EST
  • Keynote address from Chantal Guay, ing. P.Eng. FCAE, CEO of the SCC

Visit the event page!

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Come to catch up, learn and share, and meet new people.

  • April 22, 2021 @ 5:30pm-6:30pm – Virtual Happy Hour – Save the Date!

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Upcoming Webinars and Panels

2021

The Women in Standards Webinar and Panel Series events will resume in 2021. Stay tuned for a full line-up of virtual events held throughout 2021.

Interested in presenting in a webinar or future panel discussion? We are seeking speakers to discuss the following topics.

    • Member engagement
    • Building consensus
    • Stakeholder outreach strategies
    • Using social media
    • Meeting facilitation
    • Or suggest a topic

To volunteer please use our Presenter Submission Form, click here.

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Women in Standards members have access to the full Women in Standards recording library. Register today and then click here to visit the library.

Webinars

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2020 November

How the WTO TBT and Free Trade Agreements Support Standards

Presented by Jennifer A. Stradtman and MaryAnn Hogan – click here for a written summary of the presentation.

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2020 October

Developing Standards at IEC

Presented by Jan-Henrik Tiedemann, Head of the IEC Academy – view the recording 

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2020 September

Navigating Change in Times of Uncertainty

Presented by Mary Lou Meddaugh – view the recording 

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2020 August 

Simplifying Standards Development: A Case Study of Less Lethal Impact Munition Standards

Presented by Cassandra Robinson – view the recording

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2020 May

Chairing an ISO Committee

Presented by Kate Dolan – view the recording

Virtual Panels

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2020 September

Etiquette in Standards Development, Encouraging Discussion without Disdain

Presented by 

  • Vicki Worden, President & CEO — Green Building Initiative
  • Alyson Fick, Manager, Technical Committee Operations Division, ASTM
  • Jodi Araujo, CEO –NADCA: The HVAC Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Association, otherwise known as the National Air Duct Cleaners Association (NADCA)

View the recording 

Happy Hours, Dinners, and More

2020 March – Women in Standards Happy Hour – Click to view photos from the event.

2020 January – Women in Standards Annual Dinner – Click to view photos from the event.