The Spanish Association for Standardization, UNE, is legally designated as the National Standardization Body of Spain. It is the national representative at the European (CEN and CENELEC), International (ISO and IEC) and Pan-American (COPANT) Standards Organizations, and member of the European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI).
Formally, it is a non-profit-making, private, independent and multisectoral organisation, recognised at National, European and International levels. Through the development of technical standards helps improving the quality, competitiveness and innovation of companies, products and services.
Contribution to MADRAS
UNE has a large experience in supporting research and innovation communities when taking advantage of standards and standardization to increase the impact of their activities, approaching their results to the industry, society and market environments. With this aim, UNE will lead all standardization-related activities in MADRAS.