World Standards Day Paper Competition Winners
2013 - Standards in a World of Work and Play
2012 - Standards Increase Efficiency
There were no winning entries in 2012.
2011 - Advancing Safety and Sustainability Standards Worldwide
- First place - Toward a Rational Framework for Sustainable Building Materials Standards by Jorge L. Contreras, Meghan Lewis, and Hannah Roth
- Second place - Curtains Up! Let’s Put On a Sustainable Show Using Standards by: Joseph Bocchiaro III, Ph.D., CStd, CTS-D, CTS-I, ISF-C
Ann Brigida, Astd, CTS
- Third place - What the World Needs Now:A Bold Plan for New Standards (Based on a Big Idea Capable of Lighting Creative Fires in the Imaginations of Millions) by
William P. Fisher, Jr.
2010 - Standards for Accessibility
2009 - Standards for Environmental Stewardship
2008 - Intelligent and Sustainable Buildings
2007 - Standards and the Global Village
2006 - Standards Build Partnerships
2005 - Improving Safety and Security through Standards
There were no winning entries in 2005.
2004 - Standards Connect the World
2003 - Building Global Security
There were no winning entries in 2003.
2002 - Standards Mean Business
2001 - The Environment and Standards, Close Together
2000 - International Standards for Peace and Prosperity
1999 - Standards in the Construction Industry: Building on Standards
1998 - Standards in Daily Life
1997 - World Trade Needs Worldwide Standards
World Standards Day papers are available in Adobe Portable
Document Format (PDF). A free reader is available from Adobe.