Workshop: Young Professionals


Are you an engineer employed at a Danish company or a PhD student working on a project in a Danish company? And are you engaged in and have strong interests in areas like product innovation and development, digital transformation of industry, cybersecurity, IoT, Smart Energy and standardization?

By participating in the workshop, you will have the opportunity to win a four-day roundtrip to Shanghai with free admission to the IEC General Meeting on 21st-25th October, 2019. Furthermore, you will get free participation in standardization work in one of Danish Standard’s committees for one year.

By attending the workshop you will

  • gain international knowledge about standardization, product regulation and compliance.
  • meet the world's upcoming expert engineers, technicians and managers.
  • build knowledge and expand professional contacts
  • have the opportunity to win a four-day roundtrip to Shanghai with free admission to the IEC General Meeting.

Target group

Young engineering professionals in the Danish industry sector, under the age of 35.


If you have any questions about the workshop, please do not hesitate to contact Pernille Arendsdorf Bengtsen, phone +45 39966223


Workshop programme

  • Welcome by Danish Standards, who we are and what we do? By Jens Heiede, Director of Standardisation and Maria Skou, Head of Department
  • IEC and the Young Professionals program by former Young Professional
  • The value of standardization for businesses by René Jensen, CUBIC
  • Standardisation game facilitated by Danish Standards 
  • Standardisation in the IEC and how standards made by Maria Skou, Head of Department. Case examples by Torben Dalsgaard, Senior Consultant at Danish Standards
  • Group work on selected technology themes
  • Pitch/short presentation of results of group work.  Winner chosen by votes from all participants will participate in the IEC General Meeting in October. 
  • Wrap-up and closure.


Der kan lejlighedsvis blive taget billeder til arrangementet. Det vil som udgangspunkt være stemningsbilleder og ikke personfokuserede. Dansk Standard forbeholder sig ret til at bruge billederne til markedsføring af egne produkter og ydelser.

    Find vej

    Vi har kontor i den karakteristiske bygning Portland Towers.

    Göteborg Plads 1
    2150 Nordhavn