WSC: The World Standards Cooperation was established in 2001 by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), in order to strengthen and advance the voluntary consensus-based international standards systems of, ISO, IEC and ITU.


5 November 2010
Premises of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO)
Geneva (Switzerland)

WSC workshop "Accessibility and the contribution of International Standards" - Additional meeting for standards developers

This meeting is specially organized for standards developers to address and discuss the outcome of the workshop as well as specific issues related to standards development work. However, other stakeholders are also welcome to participate. This meeting as an addition to the workshop and not as part of it.

1. Discussion questions

The meeting will address the following questions:

2. Structure and timing

The meeting will take place at the WMO facilities. A Meeting Chair and Rapporteur will be appointed to facilitate and note the discussions, capture ideas and propose actions for consideration and follow-up by the respective WSC partners.

2010-11-05 (Friday)



09:00 - 12:00

Meeting chair
(supported by standardizers representing each of the topics discussed in the three break-out groups)

Discussion of the issues listed under 1.

12:00 - 13:30

Lunch break

13:30 - 16:00

Technical presentations of accessibility projects