In this Issue:
Members’ newsletter Spring 2016
Notes from the Secretariat
Welcome to the Spring 2016 edition of the EPSMA newsletter.
The EPSMA is raising its profile with renewed co-
Please keep a flow of marketing information about your products, news and vacancies coming to the secretariat for placement on the website. It’s free!
Also remember we have a ’Linkedin’ forum for members to use and a data base of UL non-
May management committee meeting
The meeting was held at the PCIM exhibition in Nuremberg on the 10th May attended by ten members and the Technical Committee chairman Paul Conway. Foils from the meeting and minutes can be seen in the members’ area of the website. Paul gave an update of the TC activities, the TC meeting held the day before and various other areas of potential work. Potential EPSMA membership of ECPE was discussed-
The next MC meeting will be a teleconference on the 7th September at 2pm central European time.
May technical committee meeting
Hosted by Siemens on the 9th May the meeting was attended by 9 committee members and one guest speaker. Meeting minutes on the website.
Upcoming standard IEC 61204-
New possible areas for TC publications were discussed, see below.
The website continues to be expanded. Changes were reviewed at the management meeting to feature the member companies more prominently on the homepage.
Various feedback from the MC and TC committees will be reviewed and implemented as soon as possible.
Analytics of the website traffic are now available and providing interesting data with much activity from Russia! Views of the ‘Accurate Efficiency measurements’ white paper are increasing. At one point recently the white paper was #1 hit for ‘Accurate Efficiency measurments’ on Google, Yahoo and Bing!
EPSMA accepted as CENELEC liaison organisation
The EPSMA has been unanimously accepted as a liaison organisation with CENELEC and will be associated with Technical Committee CLC/TC 22X ‘Power Electronics’. The EPSMA will be expected to contribute to the committee work but will in return have sight of working documents and be able to comment on and influence content.
EPSMA presents to PSMA at APEC
Paul Lee, representing the EPSMA presented an update to the AGM of the PSMA held at the APEC conference in Long Beach California in March. Useful contacts were made and PSMA expressed a wish to co-
Market data on website
Public domain market data from IHS and Darnell now appears in the members’ section along with CENELEC newsletters about the implementation of standards in the India and China markets.
New publications under consideration
The MC and TC are considering the following areas:
Any other suggestions from members for areas of technical work relevant to our industry are welcomed