Motivations Behind Alliances white paper explores the value an alliance can provide.

Posted: 2017-06-14 18:47:43

Norman Shaw, director of new business and product development at IEEE, has authored a white paper—Motivations Behind Alliances. The purpose of this paper is to outline the motivations behind the growth of alliances as a means of advancing the goals and objectives of individual organizations/companies, especially those working in technology markets.

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DiiA acquires DALI trademarks

Posted: 2017-06-10 13:48:29

The Digital Illumination Interface Alliance (DiiA) has acquired the trademarks relating to DALI lighting products and systems via IEEE Industry Standards and Industry Organization (ISTO). These trademarks include the original DALI logo, the new DALI-2 logo, and the DALI wordmark for use in lighting applications. DiiA is an open, global consortium of lighting companies that promotes the adoption of lighting-control...

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The InLocation Alliance's Global Statement for Indoor Maps as Accessible, Open Data

Posted: 2017-06-08 13:56:41

This statement aims to foster global development of indoor public space venue maps as Open Data to unleash the opportunities for indoor Location-Based Services (i-LBS). The signers of this statement recommend that i-LBS be based on indoor maps that are readily accessible via agreed upon open standards and are made available as open data where...

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ISTO Presents service award to past director Mike Violette

Posted: 2017-05-12 15:19:53

Roger Martin, ISTO Board Secretary, recently presented Mike Violette with a service award for his time as an ISTO director. Presenting on behalf of the ISTO Board of Directors, Roger met Mike for lunch in May 2017 and handed over an award for service to the ISTO Federation. Mike served as a director from 2013-2016....

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2017 Annual Member Meeting Recap

Posted: 2017-03-28 17:43:16

On 23 February, ISTO held it's annual member meeting at the Hutchinson Island Marriott Beach Resort and Marina, Stuart, Florida. Delegates from each ISTO federation member alliance came together to share strategies, demonstrate accomplishments, identify possible synergies and build relationships. Member Program presentations were offered a valuable opportunity for participants to learn from their fellow...

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ISTO Successfully Passes Audit for 2015

Posted: 2016-12-12 17:42:44

The 2015 audit for ISTO and its programs have been successfully completed. All entities received an unmodified or “clean” opinion. An unmodified opinion states that the financial statements present fairly, in all material respects, the financial position, results of operations, and cash flows of the entity in conformity with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). This has...

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