Standards Activities

don wrightDon Wright

Vice President, Standards Activities Board

Mr. Wright has 35+ years of experience in standards, engineering, software development and marketing. Graduated from the University of Louisville with a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, read more...

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Standards Committees


SAB-Sponsored Projects

  • P1680 -- Environmental Assessment of Electronic Products
  • P1857 -- Audio Video Coding (Low Speed)
  • P3333 -- 3D Based Medical Applications

SAB Policies and Procedures

  • SAB P&P for Board Activities (HTML)
  • SAB P&P for Standards Development (PDF)
  • SAB Handbook (HTML)
  • Baseline P&Ps for a sponsor (DOC)
  • Baseline P&Ps for an individual-based WG (DOC)
  • Baseline P&Ps for an entity-based WG (DOC)

SA Policies and Procedures

  • IEEE-SA Standards Board By-Laws (HTMLPDF
  • IEEE-SA Standards Board Operations Manual (HTMLPDF)
  • Summary of changes approved by SASB/BOG in 2013 (PDF)
  • IEEE-SA Guidance on Standards Preparation and Editing (HTML)
  • IEEE-SA Guidance on Standards Development (HTML)

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The 9th International Conference on Standardization and Innovation in Information Technology is coming in Sunnyvale Oct. 6-8, 2015. Learn more...

Happy Birthday IEEE 802.11TM!

Help us Congratulate IEEE 802.11, more commonly known as "Wi-Fi"  for 25 years of standards.  Join the conversation @ #IEEE802.11

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Hans Karlsson Award Nominations
Honors team leadership and achievement through collaboration in computing standards. Ends 15 Oct 2015. Click here to NOMINATE

What's New?

  • New IEEE Standard 1730.1™, Distributed Simulation Engineering & Execution Process Multi-Architecture Overlay (DMAO) Download 

  • IEEE Announces New Standards Working Groups.  Participate Now 

  • Join IEEE Std. P2030.4 Working Group. Learn How



Eric Hibbard

Eric Hibbard, Sponsor Chair of IEEE CS Information Assurance Standards Committee receives INCITS Merit Award for his contributions to Distributed Applications Platforms and Services and Cyber Security standards communities. Congratulations Eric Hibbard!
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Origins of the
   IEEE Standards

The IEEE Standard Activities
began first with the American Institute of Electrical Engineers (AIEE) and later with the Institute of Radio Engineers (IRE).  Read more


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