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


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.


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


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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.