Standards Committee

The main responsibility of the Standards Committee is to advise the Board of Directors on the adoption of standards to be supported by CLARIN .

Its main tasks include:

  • to collect, consolidate and prepare for publication in a single place its findings and recommendations related to standards;

  • to maintain the set of standards supported by CLARIN and adapt them to new developments within or outside CLARIN;

  • to publish and promote the standards supported by CLARIN;

  • to develop and implement procedures for the discussion of recommendations and the adoption of new standards;

  • to ensure harmonisation of standards between CLARIN ERIC and related initiatives;

  • to ensure communication with international standards bodies such as (but not limited to) ISO;

  • to advise the Board of Directors in all matters related to standards.

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Andreas Witt
Member Germany
Menzo Windhouwer
Member Netherlands
Piotr Bański
Chair Germany
Jan Odijk
Member Netherlands
Karlheinz Mörth
Vice-chair Austria
Hanna Hedeland
Member Germany
Daan Broeder
Member Netherlands
Fahad Khan
Member Italy
Tomaž Erjavec
Member Slovenia
Leif-Jöran Olsson
Member Sweden
Neeme Kahusk
Member Estonia
Dieter Van Uytvanck
Member Netherlands
Jussi Piitulainen
Member Finland