Daniele Bozzolo has been nominated Chair of IEC Technical Committee 9 from 1 April 2022 until end of January 2028. TC 9 prepares international standards for the railways field which includes rolling stock, fixed installations, management systems (including supervision, information, communication, signalling and processing systems) for railway operations.
Bozzolo has more than 30 years of experience in the transportation business at a worldwide level dealing with public and private customers, standard organizations such as IEC and ISO and international regulatory authorities, including the European Union Agency for Railways. From 2015 to 2019, he chaired the European Standardization body CEN-CENELEC Technical Committee 9 X: Electrical and electronic applications for railways. He was also a member of the IEC TC 9 Advisory Board. He held a number of senior positions inside Ansaldo STS, now Hitachi Rail STS, including vice-president for Research and Development.
In other news, Jonathan Colby has been renewed in his position of Chair of IEC TC 114: Marine energy - Wave, tidal and other water current converters, until the end of November 2025. Ingo Weber has also been renewed as Chair of IEC TC 65: Industrial-process measurement, control and automation, until end of January 2025.
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