10th EURAS Workshop ‘Standardisation in an Enlarged Europe’

June 2 – 3, 2005, Tallinn, Estonia <>

The European Academy for Standardization (EURAS) solicits papers on all aspects of standards and standardisation, and in particular on those related to standardisation in an enlarged Europe. EURAS workshops are interdisciplinary. Sample topics include, but are not limited to:

* Standards and technology * Economics of standards * Standardisation policies * Legal and regulatory issues in standardisation * Standards setting and implementation processes * History of standards and the future of standardisation * Impact of standards * Education on standardisation

We welcome theoretical and empirical work, academic case studies as well as contributions from standardisation practitioners. Full papers (up to 20 double-spaced pages; pdf or MS-Word format) should be submitted, preferably by e-mail, to:

Jörg Gröndahl ([email protected]), Department of Economics, University of Hamburg, Von-Melle-Park 5, 20146 Hamburg.

Authors of accepted papers will expected to serve as discussants upon request.

All papers will undergo a double blind peer-review process. Particularly good and relevant papers will be fast-tracked through the review processes of the EURAS-Yearbook or of the Int. Journal of IT Standards and Standardization Research (JITSR).

For more detailed information, please consult the EURAS website (