The International Summit for Standards, to be organized by the Kingdom (Wednesday), corresponding to 4 November 2020, will be launched within the program of international conferences held on the sidelines of the year of the Saudi Presidency of the Group of Twenty, under the patronage of the Minister of Commerce and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Saudi Organization for Standardization, Metrology and Quality Dr. Majed Al-Qasabi.The organization of this qualitative summit as the first international summit specialized in specifications comes on the sidelines of its presidency of the G20 this year, confirming the pioneering role that Saudi Arabia plays in promoting ways and means of cooperation and integration between countries of the world in various fields, especially technical areas that enhance economic capabilities and push exchange rates. Commercial and investment for wider horizons.
The International Standards Summit in Riyadh will focus on the role of standards and national standardization bodies in facing crises, and discuss the role of standards in enabling governmental, private and non-profit institutions to overcome those crises and reduce their negative effects. The summit will also discuss the role of standards in enhancing the role of essential digital transformation. And sensitive in crises.