"In 2018, we are celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Single Market and I would be happy if we all start planning the next 25", CECED's Director-General, Paolo Falcioni told the Commissioner for Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs, Elżbieta Bieńkowska.

CECED, within the 119-strong #Industry4Europe initiative launched earlier this year, has been supporting the development of a new Joint Response Paper designed to respond to the European Commission's recent communication entitled "investing in a smart, innovative and sustainable industry".

"Creating the conditions that encourage innovation is vitally important"

Bringing together the stakeholders helps create the conditions for progress

Standardisation is a key tool that helps boost business” was the key message of CECED Director-General Paolo Falcioni at the two day information session of CEN/CENELEC, StandarDays (20th April 2017).

CECED’s latest testing methods workshop held at the IMQ laboratories, Milan, 31st March 2017.