• Secretary:
    M José Baltar
  • Chairperson:
    Dr Xiaogang Zhang
  • Creation date: 2013


The President's Committee was established by the ISO General Assembly in 2012. The members are the ISO Officers (including the President-elect when relevant).

The terms of reference of the President's Committee are as follows:

  • Monitor and advise Council on the implementation of Council decisions
  • Ensure effective communication and coordination among the Strategy and Policy Committee (CSC/SPC), Council Standing Committee on Finance (CSC/FIN) and the Technical Management Board (TMB) as well as between Council and its Standing Committees
  • Act as a contact point for ISO liaison and coordination with external bodies (e.g. IEC)
  • Act as a nomination committee for the ISO Officers, chairs of policy development committees, members of Council (including its standing committees) and members of the Technical Management Board
  • Provide administrative guidance to the Secretary-General
  • Monitor the effectiveness of Governance processes and advise Council

Quick links

Date Month Location TC/SC Note
26 February 2018 Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) ISO/President's committee *
26 February 2018 Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) ISO/President's committee **
11 June 2018 São Paulo (Brazil) ISO/President's committee *
23 September 2018 Geneva (Switzerland) ISO/President's committee *
2 November 2018 Virtual ISO/President's committee *

* Information definite but meeting not yet formally convened
** Provisional