World Standards Day

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World Standards Day around the world in 2021
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Dates of World Standards Day
2022 InternationalOct 14
International Fri, Oct 14Observances Holiday
2021 InternationalOct 14
International Thu, Oct 14Observances Holiday
2020 InternationalOct 14
International Wed, Oct 14Observances Holiday
2019 InternationalOct 14
International Mon, Oct 14Observances Holiday
Summary
A day to honor those who work to bring standards and order to our lives.

One of the special days in October is 14, the members of IEC, ISO and ITU of the International Standards Association celebrate World Standards Day.

The day pays tribute to the collaborative efforts of the thousands of experts worldwide to the collaborative efforts of thousands of experts worldwide who develop the voluntary technical agreements that are published as International Standards.

October 14th was specifically chosen to mark the date, in 1946, when delegates from 25 countries first gathered in London and decided to create an international organization focused on facilitating standardization. Even though ISO was formed one year later, it wasn't until 1970 that the first World Standards Day was celebrated.

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