World Standards Day: October 14th
October 14th is a World Standard Day.
This day is an international day to honor the importance of Standards organization.
Main standards organizations are following.
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), International Standardization Organization (ISO), International Telecommunications Union (ITU), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Internet Engineering Task Force
The reason why October 14th was chosen is it was the day on which 25 countries first gathered in London in 1946 to consider the establishment of a standards body.