The SABS will once again be hosting its annual Convention on Thursday, 10 October 2013 at the Sandton Convention Centre.
This event coincides with World Standards Day which is celebrated internationally on the 14th October every year.
The theme for the 2013 World Standards Day as determined by ISO, IEC and ITU is “international standards ensure positive change”.
In line with the theme, the SABS has translated the theme to “Our Economy – Our Jobs”. Various dignitaries will be invited to speak and take part in the various panel discussions planned for the day, including the Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies. Close to 450 delegates are expected to attend.
Breakaway sessions addressing Standards, Local content, Design and Technical regulations are scheduled for the afternoon.
Attendance is free of charge, but should be registered here not later than Friday, 4 October 2013.