On 9th of June 2015 in PKN’s headquarters in Warsaw a CEN/TC 172 Pulp, paper and board plenary meeting took place.
Representatives of French, German, UK, Swedish, Austrian and Polish standards bodies and the European Research Papers Archive representative took part in this event.
At the meeting it was decided to appoint a new Chairman of CEN/TC 172. Dr Ralph Derra became the new Chairman. The participants also discussed about further work of the committee after revising EN standards.
The Polish Standardization Day was celebrated for the sixth time on May the 20th. Established in 2010, this day is the occasion to honour all persons and entities associated with standardization and to promote standardization system and its advantages.
On 6 and 7 May 2015 in PKN’s Headquarters in Warsaw a seminar concerning cooperation with countries from Eastern Partnership in the field of standardization was held. The participants of the seminar were representatives of standards bodies and other institutions
Dr Bernhard Thies – President-elect of CENELEC was PKN’s guest on 31st of March and 1st of April 2015. Dr Thies will officially take over the presidency in CENELEC on 1st of January 2016. PKN’s guest was welcomed by Tomasz Schweitzer – President of PKN, Mrs Jolanta Kochańska – Vice-President in charge of standardization and Ewa Zielińska – Director of Foreign Relations Department and Member of CENELEC Board. The main topic of the meeting were the future of CENELEC and activities which Dr Thies plans to undertake during his term of office.