At the NBN, we believe that it is important to share our knowledge of standards with all interested people, organisations and stakeholders. To this end, we regularly organise events on specific themes in the world of standardisation. In our calendar, you can find detailed information about our own events as well as others developed in cooperation with partners.



Update on the revision process of the Eurocodes

Wednesday, 18 September 2019

The Eurocodes are already in use for about 10 years. They are regarded as the most advanced suite of structural design standards and facilitate a common understanding and common design criteria across Europe.

SDG Forum 2019

Tuesday, 24 September 2019

On 24 September, The Shift is organising the SDG Forum 2019, together with the Antwerp Management School, the University of Antwerp, FIDO (Belgium's Federal Institute of Sustainable Development), the VBO (Union of Belgian Businesses) SPW Développement Durable and other 


Boosting Innovation Through Standards

Wednesday, 13 November 2019

This European conference is about bringing new products, systems and services to the market by speeding up the adoption of research and innovation outcomes, generating trust for innovative ideas and driving business scaling across markets. Leading experts in innovation and standardization will pr

VCK-Kwinta congres 2019: Quality Qulture

Thursday, 21 November 2019

Companies that cherish a culture of quality are bound to reap the benefits sooner or later. But what exactly is a ‘quality culture’? How can you nurture one, and what are some of the essential requirements?