We have identified ten strategic programmes which prioritise our work towards the goals of the ISO Strategy 2030.

1 / ISO Digital Learning Solutions

Improving accessibility to learning and development content.


Becoming the primary driver of creation, integration and distribution of digital standards.

3 / Digital collaboration

Integrating digital and hybrid work in a sustainable long-term way.

4 / Data Connect

Facilitate production of standards by enabling data collection, exchange and analysis.

5 / Improved development processes

Improve the ability to respond to market needs, optimizing the existing deliverables, and creating fast-response processes.

6 / Standard users' needs

Establishing, supporting and improving processes for learning the customers' needs and integrating them within ISO culture and operations.

7 / Future challenges and market needs

Becoming better equipped to identify new topics and organize standard work around them

8 / Diversity and inclusion

Enhance balanced representation in the ISO system in terms of gender, age, geography, and accessibility.

9 / Capacity Building Funding

Secure adequate funding, provide clarity on categories of donors and support data-driven decisions.

10 / Benefits of Standards

Increase understanding of standards and their impact.

The Future of Standards

We've been making standards for more than 70 years, helping the world get moving,  making life easier.

Now we're changing the way we access, exchange and share information, we're helping to remove barriers and enabling teams from around the world to collaborate in real time wherever they may be we no longer need to travel the skies when we use the power of the cloud a new way of working is preparing us for the future.