The ETSI Seminaris run twice a year (June and December), to provide an intensive course onETSI, its organization, structure, ways of working and related subjects. It istargeted at those who are new to ETSI or those who need to develop a deeperunderstanding of how to work effectively in ETSI.
Althoughdesigned primarily for newcomers to the Institute, the fact that ETSI isconstantly evolving means that even those individuals with an extensiveexperience of the Institute and its work find it beneficial to attend. TheSeminar is free of charge to attend and is open to all, members and non-membersalike.
The ETSI Seminaris an important step in the orientation programme for new members. Itfacilitates their active participation in ETSI, 3GPP or oneM2M - a must if yourorganization has just joined ETSI. It is essential also for new delegates whohave recently started to participate in ETSI work. In addition it also is anopportunity to meet key personnel in the ETSI Secretariat.
As well as describing the structure andorganization of the Institute and the partnership projects, the seminarprovides a detailed look at ETSI's on-line services and other tools forelectronic working, which have dramatically improved the efficiency of thestandards-making process. The 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPPTM) and the oneM2M Partnership Project are alsocovered.
Half of theseminar is focused on the ETSI overview, organization, structure, governance,funding, decision making and other high-level issues, and half covers theknowledge and skills required to operate effectively as a delegate in an ETSIstandards meeting.
Monday Start time: 2pm. End time:5pm
Tuesday Start Time: 9am. End time: 5pm
· Introduction to ETSI
· ETSI's links to other SDOs
· Membership and Funding of ETSI
· The ETSI, 3GPP and oneM2M structures
· Governance and Decision Making in ETSI
· Voting procedures
· Standards and Regulations
· Creating and maintaining ETSI standards
· Application of drafting rules
· Legal considerations
· ETSI On-Line services
· Other tools for electronic working
· ETSI's role in testing and interoperability
Who should attend?
· New members of ETSI
· Candidate (applicant) members
· New delegates in ETSI committees
· Newly appointed chairmen, vice-chairman orrapporteurs in ETSI
· New experts on ETSI Special Task Forces
· Those who are involved in managing ortracking standardization activities
· Staff from national standards bodies, orother standards bodies or fora
In fact,anyone involved in ETSI and standards-making in any way will benefit fromattending!