ISO/TC 154 ISO/TC 154 Processes, data elements and documents in commerce, industry and administration
Mission ISO/TC 154 ISO/TC 154 • The mission of ISO/TC 154 is both to undertake and to facilitate the development and maintenance of international standards for data exchange in the value chain. • These standards cover data exchange regardless of the media used. • Wherever possible, ISO/TC 154 fosters harmonisation between and within international standards development organizations, particularly through the e-business MoU MG.
Structure ISO/TC 154 ISO/TC 154 • TC 154/Joint WG 1 Joint syntax working group (with UN/ECE) • TC 154/WG 2 SDMX • TC 154/ Joint WG 2 eLK (electronic Layout Key) (with UN/ECE) • TC 154/WG 3 CCTS - Core Component technical Specification • TDED Maintenance Agency (with UN/ECE)
ISO/TC 154 and UN/CEFACT ISO/TC 154 • 3 joint working groups between ISO/TC 154 and UN/ECE • Participation of UN/CEFACT people in WG2 (SDMX) and WG3 (CCTS) • Last plenary meeting: 80% of participants also participate in UN/CEFACT…
Opportunities for future collaboration between ISO/TC 154 and UN/CEFACT ISO/TC 154 • Make use of opportunities that ISO/TC 154 offers: • ISO: a well known brand • ISO standards may be adopted on a national or regional level: For example EN ISO standard -> mandatory adoption of EN ISO standard by all CEN members (CEN members: 30 European countries) • Adoption of certain UN/CEFACT standards as ISO standards by ISO/TC 154 could prevent that other ISO technical committees start to develop ISO standards that duplicate the work of UN/CEFACT or that are in conflict with existing UN/CEFACT standards.