Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS)organized the second young professionals' workshop held in Mumbai on 17 Feburuary 2017 . Mr. Dennis Chew, Regional Director, International Electrotechnical Commision (IEC), Asia Pacific Regional Centre, participated as the speaker on International Standardisation in the field of Electrotechnical Sector. The programme was attended by about 51Young professionals from different Electrotechnical Industries from India.
BIS has introduced BIS Young Professional Programme with the objective to help Young professionals in the industry to appreciate the importance of standards. Introducing the young professionals to the initial concepts of national and international standards would also encourage them to take keem interest and actively participate in standardization work. By doing so young professionals can acquire knowledge of global trends within industry and better understanding of the market in different parts of the world.