Mr. Ayo Omowu, Assistant Program Officer; Agriculture & Livelihood/Head of Media-NANTS, at the 2019 World Standards Day Symposium in Nigeria with the theme “VIDEO STANDARDS CREATE A GLOBAL STAGE”.
The celebration of Standards across the world is an annual event observed by member countries and affiliates of three international Standardization bodies. These are, the International Organisation for Standardization (ISO); the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) and the International Telecommunications Union (ITU).
This event which is usually marked on the 14th of October every year, also goes with various activities to bring home to stakeholders, the message of standardization across different sectors of the economy around the world. According to the ITU, ISO and IEC advances in video technology as a modern medium of expression has changed the world. It has revolutionized entertainment, connecting friends and families across the globe, enriching our communication experiences and enabling major improvements in medical care and education.