This award is to recognize an exceptional contribution to representing, championing and safe-guarding UK committees’ positions in European and/or international standards-making. The recipient can be a serving or recently retired committee member who has been involved in European or international standards-making. Recipients will have demonstrated how their contribution has specifically supported UK interests or positions. They should have been contributing to the development of a standard(s) which has a significant impact on industry, the economy and/or the public good.
The BSI International Standards-Maker Award is presented to Lou for his inspiring leadership in European standardization for light and lighting applications. Lou was instrumental in the creation of a new standard for quantifying energy use by lighting within buildings. It was Lou’s technical knowledge, political agility, inclusivity and frank and friendly approach that ensured the successful outcome.
The BSI International Standards-Maker Award is presented to Ian for his outstanding dedication and contribution to energy management standards. Ian has a passion for sustainability and the impact standards have in this sector. He is well-respected by his national and international peers and is often sought after by other countries for his expertise in this field of standards development.
The BSI International Standards-Maker Award is presented to David for his outstanding work and inclusive approach in the field of collaborative business relationships standards. David has been the driving force behind standards development in this area since 2006, even reaching out to relevant stakeholders around the world to get them involved. His inclusive, proactive and dedicated approach to the task in hand are what ensured success.