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ISO repository of teaching materials

The ISO repository of teaching materials is a list of existing teaching materials on standardization, with details of the authors and publishers. Teachers and standards professionals can use this tool to access information that can help them in designing and delivering courses on standards matters. In addition, the repository will help optimize the use of resources, facilitate the re-use of existing materials and highlight new subject matters to be addressed in the future.

These resources cover education at the university-level as well as education about standardization at primary and secondary level.

Please note, the majority of material in these repositories is not published by ISO. Please contact the publisher in order to find out more about how to use this material, licensing fees etc.

Materials for higher education

 

Title / Abstract Type Targets Lang Year
Economic benefits of standards - International case studies
This book contains a set of 11 case studies from 10 countries about the economic benefits of standards from the point of view of different companies. In the studies a methodology was implemented that had been developed by ISO, with the support of Roland Berger Strategy Consultants, to assess and ... more
Author(s): Daniele Gerundino, Reinhard Weissinger
Publisher: International Organization for Standardization
Teaching cases Experts from industry, Policy makers, Standards professionals, Students and teachers English August 2011
Standardization and business development: The global impact of the IOSA standards and the value of anticipation
The Operational Safety Audit of IATA (IOSA) of IATA, the International Air Transport Association, consists of standards against which the operational, management and control systems on an airline are assessed. This study examines the driving forces for the elaboration of the program and its ... more
Author(s): David Hodgkinson (The University of Western Australia, Perth, Australia)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Articles Students and teachers English 2006
International Standardization as a Strategic Tool
The paper presents four cases in which companies reaped substantial benefits from investment in standardization, in terms of market share or cost savings. Success, however, for one company can mean losses for its competitor. Getting returns is not self-evident, and therefore, findings which may ... more
Author(s): Henk J. de Vries (Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, The Netherlands)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Articles Students and teachers English 2006
Architecture-based Approaches to International Standardization and Evolution of Business Models
The purpose of this paper is to provide a general framework for analyzing the economic impact of international standardization. Based on an analytical framework of product architecture, we seek an economic model that can harmonize the benefit of various entities such as the leading firms in ... more
Author(s): Junjiro Shintaku (Graduate School of Economics, University of Tokyo, Japan), Koichi Ogawa (Manufacturing Management Research Center, University of Tokyo, Japan), Tetsuo Yoshimoto (Manufacturing Management Research Center, University of Tokyo, Japan)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Articles Students and teachers English 2006
Benefits of Standardization in the Microelectronics Industries and their Implications on Nanotechnology and other Innovative Industries
This paper analyzes the experience from building up a portfolio of 740 industry standards within the Semiconductor Equipment and Materials International (SEMI) Standards Program and develops a quality management-based model for standardization development based on ISO 9001:2000 QM standards ... more
Author(s): Bettina Weiss (SEMI organization, San Jose, USA), Carlos Lee (SEMI organization), Werner Bergholz (Electrical Engineering at the International University, Bremen, Germany)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Articles Students and teachers English 2006
Industrial legislatures: The American System of Standardization
This article describes the historical evolution of the American system of electrotechnical standardization.
Author(s): Andrew L. Russel (The John Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Articles Students and teachers English 2006
Measuring the Performance of Standard Setting Organizations
This paper proposes a new method for evaluating the performance of standard setting organizations (SSOs) using patent citations.
Author(s): Marc Rysman (Boston University, Boston, USA), Timothy S. Simcoe (The Joseph L. Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Articles Students and teachers English 2006
The Strategic Value of International Standards
Material for lecture in universities, business and engineering schools to support curricula covering standardization and its impact on business, industry and engineering. The lecture will help in giving a general overview of international standardization in order to make students understand the ... more
Author(s): Donald E. Purcell (Center for Global Standards Analysis)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Presentations Students and teachers English 2005
Primer on Standards - Uncovering the mysteries of standardization in Europe
This primer is intended as a basic introduction to the world of electrotechnical standardization.
Author(s): CENELEC
Publisher: European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization (CENELEC), Brussels
Textbooks Other English 2002
Standardization: Fundamentals, Impact, and Business Strategy (Education Guideline 3)
The objective of this third guideline is to provide a common reference textbook on standardization for the graduate program in higher education in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) region. This book focuses on the fundamentals, impact, and business strategies of standardization.
Author(s): Editor: Dong-Geun Choi (Korean Standards Association), Many authors, different per chapter
Publisher: Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Secretariat, Singapore
Textbooks Students and teachers English 2010
Teaching Standardization in Universities: Lessons Learned from Trial Program
This casebook is the fourth series of 'Education Guidelines' produced with the funding provided for the APEC Strategic Standards and Conformance Education Program.
The objective of this guideline is to provide more practical comments and the lessons learned from trial implementation ... more
Author(s): Mingshun Song
Publisher: Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Secretariat
Other Students and teachers English 2011
The Importance of Standards
This IEC Lecture Series comprises three lectures: (1) Introduction to Standards, (2) Life Cycle of Standards, and (3) The Economic Value of Standards. Together they provide a comprehensive introduction to standardization and a useful aid for discussing the key terms, concepts and issues relevant ... more
Author(s): Dr. T.M. Egyedi (Delft University of Technology)
Publisher: IEC
Presentations Students and teachers English 2007
Standardisation in Companies and Markets
Today, standardisation is playing an increasingly important role in the global economy. Over the last few decades it has emerged from being an instrument of rationalisation within companies to become a strategically relevant instrument for entering and occupying globalised markets. Furthermore, if ... more
Author(s): Feilzer, Albert, Hesser, Wilfried, de Vries, Henk, et al.
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Textbooks Other English 2006
Do National Standards Hinder or Promote Trade in Electrical Products?
This paper estimates the effect of national and internationally harmonized standards on trade-flows of products that depend on electricity.
Author(s): Johannes Moenius (University of Redlands, Redlands, USA)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Articles Students and teachers English 2006
Developing Measures and Standards for the European Electronic Signatures Market
The European Authorities have promoted a specific and innovative framework for the use of electronic signatures, allowing the free flow of electronic signature-related products and services cross borders, and ensuring a basic legal recognition of such facilities. The core aim was to promote the ... more
Author(s): Ioannis P. Chochliouros (Hellenic Telecommunications Organization S.A., Greece Hellenic Telecommunications Organization S.A.)
Publisher: IGI Global
Teaching cases Students and teachers English 2009
Standardization and Patent Pools: Using patent licensing to lead the market
This paper explains why profit-seeking companies participate in standardization activities and patent pools, even if the activities benefit their rival companies, and pays special attention to the relation between standards and patents.
Author(s): Hajime Yamada (Faculty of Economics, Toyo University, Tokyo Japan)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Articles Students and teachers English 2006
Standardizing Mesopic Vision Conditions and Incidence on Light Sources Science and Technology
This paper discusses first how missing standards in the domain of Human Mesopic Vision affect the development of innovative light sources especially for urban lighting systems that enhance security and quality of life in urban areas as well as achieve important energy economies and contribute to ... more
Author(s): Georges Zissis (Electrical Engineering Department, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse III, France), Stuart Mucklejohn (Current affiliation unknown)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Articles Students and teachers English 2006
Standards for Business - How companies benefit from participation in international standards setting
In this paper four cases are presented in which companies reaped substantial benefits from investment in standardization, in terms of market share or cost savings.
Author(s): Henk J. de Vries (Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Articles Students and teachers English 2006
The Entrepreneur and Standards
This paper argues that groups of technologies sustain new waves of human civilization and gives an overview of how, over time, in each wave of civilization the balance between the desires of entrepreneurs and the needs of society has been achieved differently.
Author(s): Elaine J. Baskin (Institute for Personal Change, San Francisco, USA), Ken Krechmer (University of Colorado, Boulder, USA)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Articles Students and teachers English 2006
The Impacts of ICT Standards: Three views
This paper presents three different methodological approaches to assess the impacts of ICT standards, ranging from very specific impacts of single standards to general impacts of the whole stock of ICT standards on growth in the ICT sector.
Author(s): Knut Blind (Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany)
Publisher: IEC, Geneva, Switzerland
Articles Students and teachers English 2006
The Citizen's Energy Footprint
Teaching case. Students developed a tool for calculating energy use.
Author(s): Ben Peterson (Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA), Chris Platzer (Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA), Dr. Kathryne Newton (Faculty advisor) (Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA), Frank Palisi (Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA), Kurt Mink (Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA)
Publisher: International Cooperation for Education about Standardization ICES
Teaching cases Students and teachers English 2011
Measuring Energy Footprint for Sustainability
To measure the energy footprint in a standardized way the authors propose a carbon currency calculator in order to make the financial impact of energy use clear.
Author(s): Akhir Syabani (student University of Indonesia), Moch Hasan (student University of Indonesia), Mr. Edward Tanyjaya (Teacher University of Indonesia), Septiam W. Herlambang (student University of Indonesia)
Publisher: International Cooperation for Education about Standardization ICES
Teaching cases Students and teachers English 2011
The Significance of Government's Role in Technology Standardization: Two Cases in the Wireless Communications Industry
For first generation (1G) wireless communications technology standards, the Japanese government's early decision provided an opportunity for its national manufacturers to be first movers in the global market, while the late development of wireless communications in Korea made the Korean market ... more
Author(s): DongBack Seo (University of Groningen, The Netherlands)
Publisher: IGI Global
Teaching cases Students and teachers English 2010
Economic Aspects of Standardization
This unit explores a selected number of economic issues related to standards and their impacts mainly on economic performance. In doing so, the learners familiarize with basic economic concepts underlying standards and the standardization process. These concepts are essential to gain a full ... more
Author(s): Hung Thai, PHAM
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Fundamentals of Standards and Standardization
This module provides an introduction to standards and standardization. Chapter 1 introduces the phenomenon, provides a short historical overview and talks about the use of standards, giving reasons for their growing importance. Chapter 2 defines standards and describes the different categories. ... more
Author(s): de Vries, Henk
Publisher: WilfriedHesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Development of Standards
This module is concerned with communicating the principles of standards development. To this aim, it makes a basic distinction between the static and dynamic attributes of standards development. Chapter 2 first examines the static elements, particularly different regulatory environments, mechanisms ... more
Author(s): Czaya, Axel, Hesser, Wilfried, Riemer, Nicole
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
An Introduction - The History of Standardization
The roots of standardisation can be found in the ancient cultures of China and Mesopotamia, for example. Over the ages, standardisation has further developed and spread around the globe. In this module, we will look at standardisation in ancient times, pre-industrial times, the period of the ... more
Author(s): Vu Tuan Anh
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Standardization in Product Development and Design
This module deals with how standardization is employed in product design. One major focus of the module is on how standardization is used as a strategy to enhance competitiveness. In addition to standardization strategies, the importance and use of standardization and standards in product ... more
Author(s): Perera, Chandana
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
External Standardisation as a Company Strategy
It is through innovation that companies gain a competitive advantage to become successful in business. With innovation comes standardization as a business strategy for achieving success in markets both local and international. External standardization is about developing and establishing external ... more
Author(s): Gunawardena, Niranjan
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Standardisation and Innovation
This unit deals with several issues related to standardization and innovation. Chapter 2 discusses how standards hinder and stimulate innovation. Introducing the dynamics of innovation, Chapter 3 explains how dominant design, which is the accepted standard design of the product, is established in ... more
Author(s): Perera, Chandana
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Standardisation within a Company - a Strategic Perspective
In-company standards are often regarded as minor boundary conditions when designing a new product. Often standardisation is only implemented after cost or complexity targets have already been missed. In fact in-company standardisation can and must be part of corporate and competitive strategies ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: WilfriedHesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
The European Standardisation Regulatory Framework
This module deals with the European Union (EU), its institutional attributes, procedures and policies. This subject matter has been selected for the following reasons: The EU not only sets the political framework for the European Standardization System, but also employs it as a policy instrument to ... more
Author(s): Czaya, Axel, Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
International Standardization
This lecture deals with international standardization, which includes international organizations for standardization, the activities of these organizations, participation in international standardization and the influence of international standards on trade policies. Chapter 1 introduces the basic ... more
Author(s): Jiang, Hui, Song,Mingshun, Wu, Hongkuan
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
The European Union and its Standardization Policy
This teaching module deals with the standardization policy of the European Union and the basic characteristics of the European Standardization System (ESS). This is performed in three steps: firstly, an account is given of the build-up of European standardization structures and the development of ... more
Author(s): Czaya, Axel, Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Conformity Assessment
This lecture deals with the relations between standardization and conformity assessment. It explains the different roles of first, second and third parties in conformity assessment and the application of conformity assessment to products, services, processes, management systems and people. ... more
Author(s): Feilzer, Albert J., Gundlach, Harry, Simons, Jan, de Vries, Henk J.
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Standardization and International Law
This lecture concentrates on the relationship between law and standardization. At the outset, the lecture will highlight the role of international law in general. The international law on standardization as embodied and concluded in the World Trade Organization will be discussed first. The ... more
Author(s): Adolf, Huala, Gautama, Rudy Sayoga
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Standardization Issues in Developing Countries and Countries in Transition
This chapter presents an overview of standardization of countries in transition in different regions of the World. It will then introduce different National Standardization Systems giving Sri Lanka, Indonesia, China and Vietnam as examples. A brief comparison of these four systems is carried out to ... more
Author(s): Anh, Vu Tuan
Publisher: WilfriedHesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Metrological Measurement
This lecture introduces some basic knowledge of metrological management and related topics. Chapter 2 presents some basic and important contents of metrological management including the dissemination and traceability of the value of quantity, SI, and measurement uncertainty. Chapter 3 contains some ... more
Author(s): Hongkuan Wu, Mingshun Song, Tongyu Lu
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Case Study: ICT Standardisation
This module is intended to provide an overview of the current status and future development of ICT standardisation. Completing this module will give you a better understanding of the trends in ICT standardisation and its possible future direction. In Chapter 1, the case description starts with ... more
Author(s): Sayuga Gautama, Rudy, Sukirno
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Standardisation Strategies of Firms
This teaching module/chapter outlines the strategic and economic potential of standardisation, especially with regard to globalised markets. It shows how standardisation can be applied by companies as a strategic instrument in competitive global environments. Among the issues discussed are network ... more
Author(s): Czaya Axel, Hesser, Wilfried;
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Challenges and Approaches of efficient Formal Standardisation
This teaching unit deals with the discussion of efficiency in formal standardisation. In order to answer the question as to how formal standardisation can be organised more efficiently, the functions and essential features of formal standardisation will first be presented and distinguished from ... more
Author(s): Riemer, Nicole
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Case Study: Agricultural Standardization
This lecture considers the Shangpan broccoli industry, Linhai City, Zhejiang Province as an example of agricultural standardization in China. In a comparison of the situations before and after adopting international standards, it is shown that standards have a positive effect on agricultural ... more
Author(s): Hongkuan Wu, Mingshun Song, Yufan Diao
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Case Study: Quality Management Methods and ISO 9000 Quality System Certification
This lecture deals with quality management and its relation to the ISO 9000 standards and helps to understand some essential approaches in quality management. Chapter 2 describes the phases of development in quality management. Chapter 3 introduces common statistical approaches and the concept of ... more
Author(s): Hongkuan Wu ,, Hui Jiang,, Mingshun Song,, Tongyu Lu,
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Case Study: Implementation of ISO 14000 Environmental Management System
The increasing global consciousness in environmental protection, government policies and regulations, and pressures from consumers and interest groups have led to the development of environmental management systems (EMSs). An EMS provides companies with a systematic approach to address ... more
Author(s): Gunawardena, Niranjan
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Case Study: Indonesian Mobile Telecommunications
The case of Indonesian Mobile Telecommunications shows how standardisation can be a tool to help the telecommunications industry and operators to establish a strong position in a competitive market. This topic has general relevance in the context of standardisation. In Chapter 1, the case ... more
Author(s): Sayoga Gautama, Rudy, Sukirno
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other English 2006
Networking Group for Lecturers - Standardisation in Companies and Markets
Today, standardisation is playing an increasingly important role in the global economy. Over the last few decades it has emerged from being an instrument of rationalisation within companies to become a strategically relevant instrument for entering and occupying globalised markets. Furthermore, if ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Teachers only English 2008
Setting Standards, a Delft University of Technology and United Knowledge simulation exercise on strategy and cooperation in standardization
In collaboration, the Delft University of Technology and United Knowledge have developed a management game for students, standardizers-to-be and policy makers to get a feeling for what it means to standardize and the problems and dilemmas that typically occur during a standards' committee process. ... more
Author(s): Arjan Widlak (United Knowledge), Dr. Tineke M. Egyedi (Delft University of Technology), Jorrit de Jong (Harvard Kennedy School)
Publisher: Delft University of Technology / United Knowledge
Games Other English 2009
Teaching Software Quality Assurance in an Undergraduate Software Engineering Program
At the Ecole de Technologie Superieure in Montreal, Canada, software quality assurance is taught in a software engineering undergraduate curriculum based on the Guide to the Software Engineering Body of Knowledge. Courses stress the concept of the cost of quality and cover a wide spectrum of ... more
Author(s): Alain April, Claude Y. Laporte (Ecole de technologie supérieure, Canada), Khaled Bencherif
Publisher: The American Society for Quality - ASQ
Articles Students and teachers English 2007
Software Quality Assurance in an Undergraduate Software Engineering Program
Abstract - Software tests are used by most organizations. However, many other software quality
assurance practices are often neglected. Most developers are not aware of the high cost of inferior quality and its impact on the duration and budget of a project. At the École de technologie ... more
Author(s): Laporte, Claude Y. (Ecole de technologie superieure, Canada)
Publisher: Canadian Engineering Education Association (CEEA13) Conf.
Other Experts from industry, Students and teachers English 2013
An innovative approach in developing standard professionals by involving software engineering students in implementing and improving international standards
This article describes the courses and projects that have been run by the École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS), a 7,500-student engineering school in Montreal, to involve professional graduate students in the application and improvement of international standards. Software Engineering Standards ... more
Author(s): Bruel Gerançon (Institut Universitaire Quisquéya-Amérique (INUQUA)), Claude Laporte (École de technologie supérieure, Montreal, Canada), Luis Hernán Garcia Paucar (University of Peru), Rory V. O'Connor (Dublin City University)
Publisher: École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS)
Articles Experts from industry, Standards professionals, Students and teachers English 2014
Development of a social network website using the new ISO/IEC 29110 standard
This article presents a software development project carried out by a two-person start-up enterprise. The objective of the project was to develop a social networking website for travelers. The new ISO/IEC 29110 standard developed specifically for very small entities and start-ups was used to ... more
Author(s): Hébert, Charles (Ecole de technologie supérieure), Laporte, Claude Y (Ecole de technologie supérieure), Mineau, Christian (Ecole de technologie supérieure)
Publisher: ASQ
Articles Experts from industry, Students and teachers English 2014
Design for All Regulation, Legislation and Standardisation
The formal aim of this module is to enable the students who take it to gain an understanding of the relevant national, European and International legislation, regulations and standards which are used to support access to selected ICT requirements and contexts. This knowledge is based on the belief ... more
Author(s): Gill Whitney (Middlesex University)
Publisher: Middlesex University
Other Students and teachers English 2011
Standardization and Regulation
The aim of this course is to familiarize the students with the world of international standardization and regulation. At first it addresses the definition, meaning and impact of standards and regulations:
- What is a standard and what is the difference with a regulation or directive? - What ... more
Author(s): Van den Bossche, Peter (Erasmus University College Brussels / Vrije Universiteit Brussel)
Publisher: Erasmus University College Brussels
Other Students and teachers English 2009
Consumers and International Standardization: activism and private authority
The presentation explores the contribution of civic associations to the construction of non-governmental forms of authority using the case of consumers and trade unions within standardization.
Author(s): Hauert Christophe
Presentations Students and teachers English 2011
Standards: Business, Law, Policy (TLEN 5834)
This course begins with the first technical standards (a number system), and examines the economic impact of standards and the workings of standardization processes through five historical periods to the present. From this base, we investigate how standardization processes can ... more
Author(s): Brian Kahin (University of Michigan), Ken Krechmer (University of Colorado)
Other Students and teachers English 2009
Class Materials on Standards - IP Licensing (Fall 2011) - American University Washington College of Law (Prof. Jorge Contreras)
Lecture/presentation slides (PPT) and class reading materials for the class on standardization that is included in my one-semester course on intellectual property licensing and technology transactions at American University.
Author(s): Jorge Contreras (American University - Washington College of Law)
Presentations Students and teachers English 2010
Strategic Standardisation
Comprehensive set of slides supported by articles and books or reports on all aspects of standardisation
Author(s): Kerstin Goluchowicz, Axel Mangelsdorf (TU Berlin), Knut Blind (TU Berlin), Paul Wakke (TU Berlin), Stephan Gauch (TU Berlin), Tim Pohlmann (TU Berlin)
Textbooks Students and teachers English 2007
International Standards Desk Reference: Your Passport to World Markets
Written by a principal and co-owner of a consulting firm that does business in the United States and abroad, this convenient guide features information on standards essential to trade partners and export marketers, including ISO 9000, CE Mark, QS-9000, SSM, ISO 14000, Q 9000, and others. In ... more
Author(s): Amy Zuckerman (American Management Association)
Publisher: AMACOM, American Management Association
Textbooks Policy makers English 1996
Competing E-Purse Systems: A Standard Battle
Electronic purse systems can be an alternative for cash payments as well as PIN payments or credit card payments. For retailers as well as banks, this is attractive for reasons of cost and speed. One common system seems feasible, but in The Netherlands there have been two competing systems for ... more
Author(s): Henk J. de Vries (Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
Publisher: IGI Global
Teaching cases Students and teachers English 2006
Standards for Lifts
Case study to show how standards can be found. Standards for lifts are taken as an example.
Author(s): Harmen Willemse (Netherlands Standardization Institute NEN), Henk J. de Vries (Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University), Jappe van der Zwan (Netherlands Standardization Institute NEN)
Publisher: Netherlands Standardization Institute, Delft, the Netherlands
Articles Students and teachers English 2003
What Standards Do I Need for My Product or Service?
Finding all standards that apply for your product or service is not easy. This paper provides a systematic approach for searching these standards. It includes both standards from formal standardization organizations and other standards. Though written from a European perspective, the approach can ... more
Author(s): Henk J. de Vries (Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University), Jappe van der Zwan (Netherlands Standardization Institute NEN)
Publisher: Netherlands Standardization Institute NEN, Delft, the Netherlands
Other Students and teachers English 2003
Standardization and nomenclature
This annex is part of a handbook on materials science for designers and engineers. In their design, they need to make use of standards. In the European context for which this book has been written, most of these standards are European standards. The annex lists important standards for steel, cast ... more
Author(s): Henk de Vries (Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University), Henk van der Hoek (Netherlands Standardization Institute), Pieter van Mourik (Delft University of Technology)
Publisher: VSSD, Delft, the Netherlands
Other Students and teachers English 2012
Internal auditing for ISO 9001
The case teaches how audits to ISO 9001 are conducted.
Author(s): MSB copyright materials
Publisher: Printed at Mauritius Standards Bureau (MSB)
Teaching cases Other English 2009
Seizing the benefits of software and systems engineering standards
The article provides an overview of the ISO/IEC 29110 "Software engineering - Lifecycle profiles for Very Small Entities (VSEs)", series of standards.
Author(s): Buasung, Sanyakorn (Thai Industrial Standards Institute), Laporte, Claude Y. (Ecole de technologie superieure, Canada), Séguin, Normand (Université du Québec), Villas Boas, Gisèle (Riosoft, ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 7)
Publisher: International Organization for Standardization - ISO
Articles Experts from industry, Students and teachers English, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish 2013
Improving project management for small projects
This article describes the improvement programme carried out by one of Canada's largest engineering companies. The programme consists in defining and implementing new management processes for small-scale projects.
Author(s): Chevalier Frédéric, Laporte Claude Y. (Ecole de technologie superieure, Canada), Maurice Jean-Claude
Publisher: International Organization for Standardization - ISO
Articles Experts from industry, Students and teachers English, French, German, Spanish 2013
Building trust - The Conformity Assessment Toolbox
A comprehensive, user-friendly handbook covering all aspects of conformity assessment and its role in international trade, useful for business managers, regulators and consumer representatives. It is the latest in a series of joint publications issued by ISO and UNIDO.
Author(s): Various authors
Publisher: ISO and UNIDO
Synopses Experts from industry, Policy makers, Standards professionals, Students and teachers English, French, Spanish 2010
Software Engineering - Lifecycle profiles for very small enterprises
A video in several languages presents the ISO/IEC 29110 series of standards and technical reports for Very Small Entities (VSEs). A VSE is defined as an enterprise, organization, department or project having up to 25 people. A set of standards and guides have been developed according to a set of ... more
Author(s): Laporte, Claude Y. (Ecole de technologie supérieure, Canada)
Publisher: International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and International Commission for Electrotechnology (IEC)
Other Experts from industry, Other, Students and teachers English, French, Spanish 2011
Ergonomics for Designers
This is a set of five tuition modules focusing on the area of machine and plant construction. Much of the content can however be applied to other areas. Besides providing an introduction to basic ergonomics, the modules communicate specialist knowledge on the subjects of anthropometry and ... more
Author(s): Commission for Occupational Safety and Health and Standardization (KAN) (KAN)
Publisher: Commission for Occupational Safety and Health and Standardization (KAN)
Presentations Students and teachers English, German 2009
Case study: Yugo in America
This case study aims to be a basis for class or on-line discussions concerning the relationships between standards and markets. It shows how standards can help (or allow) for a product to enter a particular market, but cannot guarantee its success on a particular market. The study focuses on the ... more
Author(s): Ivana Mijatovic (Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade)
Publisher: Faculty of Organizational Sciences, SymOrg 2010, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Teaching cases Students and teachers English, Serbian 2010
Commodity Science
The textbook deals with standardization issues, the aims and tasks, the structure of international, regional and national systems of standardization, the basic procedures in the development and updating of standards, and their classification. In close relation to knowledge of the problems of ... more
Author(s): Prof. Kojuharov Hristo
Publisher: UI "Stopanstvo"
Textbooks Students and teachers Bulgarian 2000
Basic Introduction to Standardization
This book is based on the latest hot issues and research achievements. It should be easy to use. The book firstly defines standards and standardization and presents relevant theories and development processes. Then it outlines four parts of China's standardization activities and operating systems: ... more
Author(s): Bai Dianyi (Associate Editor) (China National Institute of Standardization), Li Tienan, Liu Chunqing, Pang Zhenghu, Zhao Wenhui( member of an editorial board) (China National Institute of Standardization), Wang Yiyi (Associate Editor) (China National Institute of Standardization), Wang Zhongmin (editor) (China National Institute of Standardization)
Publisher: Standards Press of China
Textbooks Standards professionals Chinese 2010
International Trade Theory And Policy (Teaching materials for institutions of higher education of the 21 century)
Comprehensive introduction to the theory and politics of international trade, in particular to the theory of inspection and measurement. The book emphasizes the application of various measurable indicators and economic tools in order to subject foreign trade theory to practice tests and ... more
Author(s): Hui Jiang, Weihua Zha
Publisher: China Quality Press
Textbooks Students and teachers Chinese 2011
International Technical Measures in Trade (Chinese-English edition) (Teaching materials for economic management at institutions of higher education)
On the basis of the newest regulations issued by the United States, the European Union and other countries, the book analyzes trends in the development of international technical trade measures. It observes closely questions of the evolution of measures in the field of technical barriers to trade ... more
Author(s): Xinjie Luan
Publisher: Zhejiang University Press
Textbooks Students and teachers Chinese 2011
Modern quality cost management
This book provides detailed knowledge about quality costs. It establishes a modern quality cost management system, assists in forecasting and deciding, planning and implementation, calculation, analysis and reporting, control and checking and information systems on quality costs. The book includes ... more
Author(s): Wenpei Yang
Publisher: China Metrology Press
Textbooks Students and teachers Chinese 2006
Logistics Standards, competitiveness in logistics and the development of foreign trade
The study identifies in a comprehensive way the potential for the development of logistics in China and its development trends. From the perspective of the relationships between logistics standards, the potential of logistics and sustainable foreign trade, the analysis is focused on the following ... more
Author(s): Baoyou Zhang
Publisher: Geological publishing house
Other Students and teachers Chinese 2011
The WTO and international trade practices
This book relates the multilateral trading system and describes, in a systematic manner, the WTO and international trade conventions, rules and agreements in the international trade of goods, services and technology trade as well as cases of conflict resolution. Each chapter is followed by a list ... more
Author(s): Hui Jiang, Jianyi, Yong Zhang, Yu Zhu, YuFan Diao
Publisher: China Metrology Press
Teaching cases Policy makers Chinese 2006
Foundations of metrology
On the basis of the long teaching experience of the author in the foundations of metrology, this book puts a focus on introducing the basic principles and techniques of metrology. It combines theory and practice and the terminology, definitions and techniques used in this book represent the newest ... more
Author(s): Longfang Gu, Mingshun Song
Publisher: China Metrology Press
Textbooks Standards professionals Chinese 2006
Econometrics
This book provides the mathematical foundations of econometrics, including linear regression models, binary linear regression models, multiple linear, heteroscedastic, autocorrelation, time series variables of non-stationary and cointegration models, etc.
Author(s): Enmeng Liu (chief editor)
Publisher: Xiamen University Press
Textbooks Students and teachers Chinese 2008
Drafting of Standards
This book discusses the full range of standards drafting, including the rules and methods for determining standardization subjects, selection of technical elements, structure of the standard text designing as well as other specific elements, for instance, when independently developing standards and ... more
Author(s): Bai Dianyi, Liu Shenzhai, Pang Zhenghu, Zhao Chaoyi
Publisher: Standards Press of China
Textbooks Standards professionals Chinese 2009
Research into international trade frictions and countermeasures
The book contains systematic research into various forms of trade frictions to which China is exposed and into questions on how to counter them. These trade frictions involve anti-dumping, anti-circumvention in anti-dumping, anti-subsidies, safeguard measures and special security measures, ... more
Author(s): Xinjie Luan
Publisher: China Renmin University Press
Other Students and teachers Chinese 2011
Standardization of food production and food processing
Food production and processing standardization
Author(s): Rentian Ji
Publisher: China Metrology Press
Textbooks Standards professionals Chinese 2005
Course in standardization (2nd edition)
The "Standardization curriculum", which is part of the series of teaching materials for higher institutions of learning, introduces topics such as the concept of standards, different types of standards and standards systems, basic principles of standardization, mathematical methods for the ... more
Author(s): Jingxuan Tao, Lingling Zhou
Publisher: China Metrology Press
Teaching cases Students and teachers Chinese 2010
Modern Quality Management
On the basis of respective theories in the fields of management behavior and quality management and taking account of the current conditions of China's market economy and the specific situation in China's quality activities, this book puts forward the "TDS"-macro quality management model, and ... more
Author(s): Lingling Zhou, Minghua Xiong, Mingshun Song (associate editor)
Publisher: China Machine Press
Teaching cases Students and teachers Chinese 2004
Introduction to international standardization organizations
A short introduction to international, regional, national and industrial standard development organizations.
Author(s): Luo Youqian
Publisher: Bureau of Standards, Metrology & Inspection, Ministry of Economic Affairs, Chinese Taipei
Textbooks Students and teachers Chinese
Rules of the WTO "Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade", case studies and countermeasures
This book introduces in a comprehensive manner the World Trade Organization, its Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade and related issues. Starting with the WTO/TBT Agreement, the book analyses how foreign countries have prepared themselves for the entry into the WTO and how they have applied ... more
Author(s): Mingshun Song (China Jiliang University)
Publisher: China Metrology Press
Textbooks Students and teachers Chinese 2002
A perspective of the adoption of standards, technological innovation and brands on the basis of small and medium enterprises in Zhejiang Province
The use of standards, technical innovation, and brands within small and medium-sized enterprises based in the Zheijang Province
Author(s): Yong Zhang
Publisher: Science Press
Synopses Students and teachers Chinese 2008
Metrology management (6th edition)
The main content of the book consists of an overview of metrology science, measurement units and systems, a short historical summary of the development of metrology management, an introduction to the principles and methods of metrology management, the system of legal metrology, metrology management ... more
Author(s): Hong Shengwei
Publisher: China Zhijian Publishing House
Textbooks Standards professionals Chinese
Theory and practice of dealing with Technical Barriers to Trade
Based on quantitative methods, this study analyzes systematically the technical barriers to trade encountered by China's most representative region in this regard, the province of Zhejiang. It investigates technical barriers to trade in terms of country, type and loss in trade. In addition, it ... more
Author(s): Hua Yang, Mingshun Song
Publisher: People's Press
Other Experts from industry Chinese 2007
Introduction to Standardization
Applying a systematic approach, this fifth edition of "Introduction to standardization" presents standards and standardization, the reasons for the emergence of standardization and its development, different types of standards, technical standards, management standards, the process of ... more
Author(s): Fang Qing (National Institute of Metrology), Li Chuntian (Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine Department of China), Wang Ping (China National Institute of Standardzation)
Publisher: China Renmin University Press CO.,LTD
Textbooks Students and teachers Chinese 1982
Economic analysis and evidence of the effects of agricultural standardization - Examples from Zhejiang
This book contains an international comparison and analysis of China's "three types of agriculture". It provides a description of the development conditions and challenges for Zhejiang's agricultural economy; an analysis of the management of agricultural cooperatives based on economic theory; and ... more
Author(s): MingShun Song, XiaoJun Wang
Publisher: China Metrology Press
Teaching cases Standards professionals Chinese 2004
Promotion of the agricultural standardization mode of selection and strategy
This book is a study of the development of standardization in agriculture. Through an analysis of the development of domestic and foreign standardization in agriculture, the study puts forward new viewpoints for cooperative business models. It also analyzes obstacles to the development of ... more
Author(s): Minghua Xiong
Publisher: Huayi press
Monographs Experts from industry Chinese 2007
The logistics' industry core business and performance - Theory and empirical evidence
On the basis of the research by many scholars from China and aboard, this book uses twenty-one listed Chinese logistics companies on the market as its research object, and applies research methods such as comparative analysis, qualitative and quantitative analysis, an investigation of ... more
Author(s): Baoyou Zhang
Publisher: China Metrology Press
Monographs Students and teachers Chinese 2010
Standardization & Quality Management
This course introduces the values of TQM, the models and the techniques. The models of TQM include the ISO 9000 family of standards and criteria of performance excellence: Deming Award, etc. All these are effective management systems (standards), which can be regarded as the foundation of effective ... more
Author(s): Jingyue Xu (Renmin University of China)
Presentations Students and teachers Chinese 2005
Basis material for education about standards
Basic information about standards, the process for their development, where they can be found and their relation to legislation (+European directives) determinated for use by teachers.
Author(s): Vaclav Voves (Czech Society for Standardization; Czech Office for Standards, Metrology and Testing)
Publisher: Czech Office for Standards, Metrology and Testing
Textbooks Other Czech 2011
Standard or custom-made - Company choices balancing uniformity and variety
Basic book on standardization, from a business point of view. It covers the entire field of standardization.
Author(s): C.A.J. Simons (Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, the Netherlands), H.J. de Vries (Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, the Netherlands)
Publisher: Academic Service, Schoonhoven, The Netherlands
Textbooks Students and teachers Dutch 2002
Open Standards
The material is divided into the following modules: Open standards in general, Open standards costs and benefits, and Open standards implementation and organization.
Author(s): Erwin Folmer (University of Twente and The Netherlands in Open Connection (NOiV)), Jos van Hillegersberg (University of Twente), Maria Iacob (University of Twente), Nanja Appel (The Netherlands in Open Connection (NOiV)), Paulus Schoutsen (University of Twente)
Publisher: University of Twente
Presentations Teachers only Dutch 2011
Standardization and certification - Certification and accreditation / Standardization methodology
The first part addresses first, second, and third party conformity assessment; accreditation; Mutual Recognition Agreements; and CE marking.
The second part discusses methodologies that can be used in standardization; mechanisms related to standards battles; structure of (sets of) standards; ... more
Author(s): Dr. Ir. H.J. de Vries (Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University), Prof. Dr. Ir. C.A.J. Simons (Passed away.)
Publisher: Kluwer, Mechelen, Belgium
Other Students and teachers Dutch 2001
Standardization and certification - Innovation and company standardization
Chapter 1 shows how standardization can contribute to innovation. It relates standardization to four generations of R&D management. Chapter 2 describes the added value to different company activities. Then it focuses on company standardization, including company strategy and options to organize ... more
Author(s): C.A.J. Simons (Passed away.), H.J. de Vries (Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University)
Publisher: Kluwer, Mechelen, Belgium
Other Students and teachers Dutch 2002
Software Quality Assurance - Advanced Concepts
This book introduces the basic concepts of software quality assurance. It illustrates how these concepts can be implemented in organizations like businesses, government agencies and small organizations that develop software products in many areas such as telecommunications, transport, defense and ... more
Author(s): April, Alain (École de technologie supérieure), Laporte, Claude (École de technologie supérieure)
Publisher: Hermes-Lavoisier
Textbooks Students and teachers French 2011
Software Quality Assurance: Basic Concepts
In a global competitive environment, organizations have to deal with customers who are increasingly demanding in terms of cost, service and quality. Moreover, the proliferation of standards, the diversity of platforms and technologies as well as problems of subcontracting, outsourcing and ... more
Author(s): Alain April, Claude Y. Laporte (Ecole de technologie supérieure, Canada)
Publisher: Librairie Lavoisier
Textbooks Students and teachers French
Teaching Software Quality Assurance to the Software Engineers of Tomorrow
In the current context of the software market, emphasis is on cost, schedule and functionality, while quality and software quality assurance are often relegated to second place. Most developers do not apprehend the high cost and delays that are inherent to low quality software. For many ... more
Author(s): Alain April, Claude Y. Laporte (Ecole de technologie supérieure, Montreal, Canada), Khaled Bencherif
Publisher: Revue Génie Logiciel
Articles Students and teachers French 2009
Basics of Standardization
The book describes strategy for and benefits from standardization at the macro- and microeconomic level. It presents the processes for the development of standards at national, European and international level as well as possibilities for participation in these processes. Through an explanation of ... more
Author(s): B. Hartlieb (German Insitute for Standardization), N. Müller (Technische Universität Clausthal), P. Kiehl (German Insitute for Standardization)
Publisher: DIN
Textbooks Other German 2009
Basic knowledge about standardization
This one-day course conveys the key basic principles of the development of standards, possibilities of participation, and the various fields of application of standards. Participants obtain an overview of national, European and international standardization and the search for standards as well as ... more
Author(s): German Institute for Standardization (DIN)
Publisher: Beuth Verlag
Other Experts from industry German
DIN Standardization expert
The course is comprised of three modules. Module 1 addresses basic knowledge about the overall standardization system, including the constitution and structure of standardization organizations and provides information about the search for standards, sales and distribution channels. The participants ... more
Author(s): German Institute for Standardization (DIN)
Publisher: DIN
Other Experts from industry German
Environmental management systems
This teaching module aims at providing the key foundations of environmental management systems. For this purpose, two important models are introduced which provide the necessary tools for the implementation of environmental mangement concepts. One of these models is DIN EN ISO 14001, which ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Introduction to standardization in companies and markets
This learning unit is focused on the development of standardization in Germany after the first and second World Wars. For this purpose, using pictures and illustrations from company standardization in AEG, the development of industrial standardization after 1916 towards so-called "company ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Product liability in accordance with European legislation
This learning module deals with liability issues for deficient products in accordance with European legislation. For this purpose, a short overview is given of the European consumer protection policy, which is mainly covered by EU-Directive 85/374/EEC. On this basis, the basic elements of Directive ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Institutional characteristics of standardization organizations at national, European and international level
This lecture summarizes the historical development, the organizational structures, the operational principles and the sources of financing for the national standardization organizations DIN, AFNOR and BSI as well as for the European standardization organizations CEN, CENELEC and ETSI and the ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Standardization policy of the European Union
This learning module provides an overview of the standardization policy of the European Union (EU) and the functioning of the European standardization organizations, the European Committee for Standardization (CEN), the European Committee for Electrotechnical Standardization (CENELEC) and the ... more
Author(s): Czaya, Axel, Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Case study: CE-marking for shredders
It is the objective of this case study to deepen the understanding of CE-Marking using the example of a garden shredder. For this purpose the process, the influencing factors and framework conditions for the process of CE-Marking are llustrated, including certain details of individual process ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Case study: CE-Marking for bread baking machine
This case study describes CE-Marking in the framework of the European law system. For this purpose, the development of the European legal order is described, which exists in parallel to the national legal systems of the member states of the European Union. Starting from different legal rules at ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Case study: MEKO® Modularization as part of a constructive standardization approach
In new construction projects, including for the German Navy, modular construction principles are applied widely. A systematic modular approach across the whole navy with standardized modules and product series has a cost reducing effect for the technical-logistical maintenance during the period of ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Case study: CE-Marking for chain saws
The objective of this case study is to evaluate the conformity of a concrete product, i.e. an electrical chain saw, in the framework of assigning the CE-mark. This case study shows in detail the process of the assessment and the problems that can be encountered in practice. Independent of the ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
CE-Marking
The objective of this teaching/training module is to raise awareness for CE-marking, in particular as it relates to European Directives and harmonized standards. This means that knowledge about legal foundations (laws and standards) and the procedure for CE-marking (e.g. search for standards, risk ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
EU Directives' policy and company standardization
This lecture provides an overview of the "New Approach" of the European Commission. At the same time, attention is drawn to the importance of the EU-Directives and of the significance of European standards in the life cycle of products. This serves as a basis for underlining how important it is to  ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Modularization as part of constructive standardization
This teaching/learning unit presents knowledge about the importance of modularization in the design of new products. For this purpose, the potential and limitations of modularization are presented, taking into special account the modular requirements of today's construction methodology. ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Document management in computerized infomations systems
In this unit the foundations or core structures of a document management are demonstrated. After a general introduction, the basic concepts of document management are introduced and the tasks and components of such systems are described. This is followed by a discussion of the structural and ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Quality management systems DIN EN ISO 9000
In this unit the key foundations of quality management are being taught with the objective to understand the most important concepts in using a quality management system (QMS) in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001. In addition, an introduction is given into the structure of this standard. Four ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Numbering and ordering systems in modern product documentation
This learning/teaching unit introduces ordering systems in companies. The concept of ordering systems relates to numbering techniques, which are part of modern information processing. Company-internal article numbering systems are central tools for retrieving technical know-how in the framework of ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Case study: Numbering techniques and ordering systems in modern product documentation
The objective of this case study is to introduce the importance and ways of implementing ordering systems in modern product documentation on the basis of some practical examples. In this case study the application of modern numbering systems is described and examples are introduced from their very ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser: www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Case study: Standardization of occupational safety management systems
This learning module introduces the foundations and objectives of occupational safety management. In the first chapter, it describes the methodological approach for the implementation of an occupational safety management system and for the successful realization of such a system. The methodological ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Standardization of labour safety management systems
This learning module introduces the foundations and objectives of occupational safety management. It describes the key tasks of occupational safety, occupational safety regulations and the organization of occupational safety in companies, as well as the different occupational safety management ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Standardization in companies and markets
This book contains teaching modules related to the series of lectures "Standardization in companies and markets", which have been developed by the professorship for standardization and technical drawings/CAD at the Helmut-Schmidt University Hamburg. Some of the teaching units are made available ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Textbooks Other German 2012
Lecturer network - Standardization in companies and markets
The lecturer network provides a comprehensive document structure for teaching the subject "Standardization in companies and markets."
It is the objective of this network to promote "new media" in university education. This infrastructure allows, for the first time, to support - in a ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Hesser, Wilfried; www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Teachers only German 2009
Case study: EC Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment Directive
The Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Directive requires that all electrical waste be recycled. Although many recycling companies already exist, their capacity is not sufficient to meet the targets of the European Commission. Using a computer monitor as an example, it is shown in ... more
Author(s): Hesser, Wilfried
Publisher: Wilfried Hesser, www.pro-norm.de
Electronic/Web based materials Other German 2001
Standards and Networks
The lecture notes deal with the network effect theory which builds the basis for developing a standardization framework and then discusses standardization problems and mechanisms for their solution. Electronic data interchange and the extensible markup language are presented as e-business standards.
Author(s): Tim Weitzel (University of Bamberg)
Presentations Students and teachers German 2007
Basic introduction to standardization
This Online-course is composed of six modules and contains specific and applicable knowledge on the basic principles of standardization, e.g. the relevance, the development process, evaluation criteria and the objectives of standardization. The entire course lasts around 4 hours. A certificate is ... more
Author(s): German Institute for Standardization (DIN)
Publisher: Beuth Verlag
Other Experts from industry German
Standardisation
The lecture notes address the topics: "New Approach", "Creation of a European Standard", "Possible influence of the OHS sector on standardization", "Technical specifications other than standards" and information concerning standards on the internet.
Author(s): Bettina Palka (Commission for Occupational Safety and Health and Standardization)
Publisher: Dresden International University
Other Students and teachers German 2011
Foundations of standardization
The presentation introduces the system of electrotechnical standardisation in Switzerland at the national, regional and international level.
Author(s): Jörg Weber (Electrosuisse, Switzerland)
Publisher: Electrotechnical Committee Switzerland (CES)
Presentations Other German 2006
Standardization Insight
This presentation provides general information on standards and standardization (national, European and International), the impacts and benefits.
Author(s): Karl Grün (Austrian Standards Institute)
Publisher: Austrian Standards Institute
Presentations Standards professionals German 2000
Wood Products and Standardization
Standardization principles, terminology, benefits and application areas of standardization. Types and importance of standards. Standardization bodies (ISO, CEN, ELOT, etc.). Process for developing standards. Finding standards for wood and wood products and applying them to determine the ... more
Author(s): Ioannis Barboutis (Assoc. Professor)
Teaching cases Students and teachers Greek 1999
Introduction to Standardization
This book consists of eight chapters, chapter 1-Introduction (philosophy of standards, basic definition, history and evolution of standardization, history of standardization in Indonesia, general objectives of standardization, fundamental and benefit of standardization); chapter 2-standard (scope ... more
Author(s): Bambang Purwanggono (Lecturer - Universitas Diponegoro), Dr. Ing. Amir Partowiyatmo (BSN), Dr. Nurjanah (Lecturer - Institut Pertanian Bogor), Prof. Syamsir Abduh (Lecturer - Universitas Trisakti), Tisyo Haryono (BSN)
Publisher: National Standardization Agency, Indonesia
Textbooks Students and teachers Indonesian 2009
Future Society & Standards
Standards education book for university students who don't know about standards. PART 1 : Introduction of standardization
Ch1. Standardization overview 1. Definition of standardization 2. Purpose of standardization 3. Functions of standards 4. Importance of standards 5. Definition ... more
Author(s): Bum Hee Kwon (Standardization overview), Kang Byung Goo (Company standards utilization), Park Sae Kwang (International standardization), Park Young Hwan (Industrial standardization in Korea), Seo Chun Seok (Standards & IPR)
Publisher: Korean Standards Association
Textbooks Students and teachers Korean 2004
Electrical & Electronic Standards
Recent trends and hot issues in the field of electrical and electronic standards.
Author(s): Kim, Chung Hyeok et al. (Professor, Researcher)
Publisher: Korean Standards Association
Textbooks Students and teachers Korean 2010
Information Standardization
This book contains the following topics for international standardization of Information Technology:
-Importance of Standards & Standardization -History of Standards and Standardization Process -Organizations for Standardization -Standardization for Information Technology: ISO/IEC JTC ... more
Author(s): Young-Bin Kwon (Chung-Ang University, 156-756, Seoul, Korea)
Publisher: Korean Standards Association
Textbooks Students and teachers Korean 2010
Standards of Mechanical Engineering
The purpose of the text is to provide more specific information on the standards in mechanical engineering. Mechanical engineering includes a very wide range of topics and, therefore, it is not easy to cope with all standards issues in this field. This book covers standards only for the ... more
Author(s): Youn Cheol Park (Professor, Jeju National University)
Publisher: Korea Standards Association
Textbooks Students and teachers Korean 2011
Environmental Standardization for Sustainability
The purpose of the material is to enhance understanding about environmental standardization for students in a college course. The book is composed of 8 chapters. Chapters 1 and 2 explain the fundamental understanding of standardization and the new paradigm of future society. The outline and ... more
Author(s): Joo-Sung Lee (Yonsei University), Kun-Mo Lee (Ajou University)
Publisher: Korean Standards Association
Textbooks Students and teachers Korean 2011
Basics of Standardization and Metrology
Basics of standardization and metrology have been presented, i.e. the two out of four key components of quality infrastructure. The first part of the book refers to standardization and covers: standardization history and development; basic terms used in standardization; the standardization system, ... more
Author(s): Mr Vida Zivkovic (Director of Directorate for Measures and Precious Metals, Serbia), Prof. dr Predrag Popovic (Professor at University Singidunum, Serbia)
Publisher: University Singidunum, Management Faculty, Danijelova 32, Belgrade, Serbia
Textbooks Students and teachers Serbian 2011
Realization and auditing the quality management system
The textbook is for students at first level of professional studies for the first semester course named "Realization and auditing the quality management system".
The material contains, besides introduction and bibliography, ten chapters: - Aspects of application of standards ISO 9000 - ... more
Author(s): Slobodan Dzeletovic (College of Professional Studies - Belgrade Polytechnic)
Publisher: College of Professional Studies - Belgrade Polytechnic, Serbia
Textbooks Students and teachers Serbian 2011
Standardization and Conformity Assessment
The material is for first year students of Professional studies for the first semester course named "Standardization and Conformity Assessment" (8 ETCS)
Author(s): Milos Jelic ("Kirilo Savic" Institute - Beograd)
Publisher: Belgrade Polytechnic
Textbooks Students and teachers Serbian 2012
Methods of Products Conformity Assessment - Standards and Regulations
The textbook is for students of second level of professional studies for the first semester course named "Methods of Products Conformity Assessment".
The material consists of four parts: - Fundamentals and principles of conformity assessment and international standards and regulations - ... more
Author(s): Slobodan Dzeletovic (College of Professional Studies - Belgrade Polytechnic)
Publisher: College of Professional Studies - Belgrade Polytechnic, Belgrade, Serbia
Textbooks Students and teachers Serbian 2011
Accreditation and Conformity Assessment
The book is a synthesis of knowledge, experiences and standpoints of authors, based on own research and on experiences gained in working in ¿VIN¿A¿ Nuclear Sciences Institute, as well as from working on developing the network of accredited laboratories for testing and calibration, in the capacity ... more
Author(s): Prof. Dr Predrag Popovic (Professor at University Singidunum, Serbia)
Publisher: University Singidunum, Management Faculty, Serbia
Textbooks Students and teachers Serbian 2010
Lectures, reading materials, case studies covering Integrated Management Systems
The material provides a basis for understanding the structure of the organizational systems and basic concepts related to integrated management systems and their implementation with emphasis on the stakeholders of the organizational system.
Author(s): Nedeljko Zivkovic (Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade)
Other Students and teachers Serbian 2011
Lectures, reading materials, case studies related to course: Standardisation
''Standardisation'' is an interactive course based on blended learning and usage of MOODLE Learning Management System (LMS) intended for students of Master II (specialized academic studies) university program and PhD university program. Focus is on encouraging and supporting small groups of ... more
Author(s): Ivana Mijatovic (Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade)
Publisher: Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Electronic/Web based materials Students and teachers Serbian 2012
Lectures, reading materials, case studies related to Quality Management Technologies
''Quality management technologies'' is an interactive course based on blended learning and usage of MOODLE Learning Management System (LMS). Teaching material covers several topics related to customer focus in Quality management, and here are mentioned only materials related to standards:
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Author(s): Ivana Mijatovic (Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade)
Publisher: Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade
Electronic/Web based materials Students and teachers Serbian 2010
Standardization in area of Software Engineering, IT Service Management, ISO/IEC 12207
Teaching materials about standards in software engineering and IT services
Author(s): Dragana Becejski-Vujaklija (Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade)
Publisher: Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Teaching cases Students and teachers Serbian 2007
Case studies - Application in EnergoData, YUBC, Telekom, Velkom, Workshop text Gradinar, Workshop Standardization
Case study on ITIL; Workshop on ISO 12207
Author(s): Dragana Becejski-Vujaklija (Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade)
Publisher: Faculty of Organizational Sciences, University of Belgrade, Serbia
Teaching cases Students and teachers Serbian 2007
Standardization Training Course
This presentation was firstly developed for internal training and especially for new standards developers but actually is offered to the Universities which participate in standardization working groups of IRAM. The main issues included are: National System of Standards, Quality and Certification; ... more
Author(s): Luis Trama (Director of Standardization), Standardization Managers (Direction of Standardization)
Publisher: IRAM
Presentations Standards professionals Spanish 2004
International and National Standardization
The course presents in detail the process for developing national (Colombian case) and international standards, the importance of standards in the context of international trade, and the main institutions involved in the standardization process at local and international level.
Author(s): German Nava Gutierrez (Standardization Director)
Publisher: ICONTEC International
Other Other Spanish 2011
Standardization - A new discipline
Fundamental introduction to standardization in terms of history, organizational structure, relationship with science and technology, metrology and modern development trends.
Author(s): Lal C. Verman
Publisher: Archon Books
Textbooks Policy makers, Standards professionals, Students and teachers 1973
A world of standards
In the modern world there is no shortage of people who know what is best for others. Self-appointed experts, consultants, and organizations try to convince states, corporations, and individuals that they would be better off if they only followed some specific rules about what to do. These rules are ... more
Author(s): Bengt Jacobsson, Nils Brunsson
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Textbooks Policy makers, Standards professionals, Students and teachers 2002