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SBS launches annual call for SME standardisation experts – Deadline: 26 October 2018

On Friday 28th June, SBS announced its Call for tenders for experts to represent SMEs in standardisation, requesting applications from candidate experts to represent SME interests at European and international level in 2019. The Call is open to any expert interested in representing SME interests in CEN, CENELEC, ETSI, ISO or IEC, and applicants are welcome from any sector, including construction.


EBC 2018 General Assembly: Rinaldo Incerpi officially assumes the Presidency of EBC

After his election at the General Assembly in June 2018, Rinaldo Incerpi becomes the new President of the European Builders Confederation (EBC). On the same occasion, EBC also elected Philip van Nieuwenhuizen who will closely work with the President and Patrick Liébus, serving as EBC Past President.

Latest activities

Have a look at the EBC Annual Report 2016-2017. It's got a new fresh look and features key construction-related topics, from the performance of the sector and posting of workers to energy efficiency, circular economy, standardisation and much more. More linguistic versions available.


29-30 May 2018
SBS Board & Annual Conference, Brussels

4-9 June 2018
EU Sustainable Energy Week - EUSEW, Brussels

8 June 2018
EC Construction 2020 TG 1, Brussels

14-15 June 2018
UEAPME Board of Directors & General Assembly, Sofia

25 June 2018
Qualicheck Platform 1st European conference, Brussels

28-29 June 2018
EBC Annual Congress, Paris