The 2022 Advance Programme for the EURAS Conference is available for download.


8 June 2022

Start at 9:00

Registration and welcome coffee

10:00 – 10:30

Session Chair:

Paul Wiegmann

Official Opening:

  • NN (University of Glasgow)      
  • Kai Jakobs (President, EURAS)

10:30 – 12:30

Keynote 1: Open Souce - opening up the future of technology

Amanda Brock, OpenUK

Session Chair:

Paul Wiegmann

Session 1: Standards & Open Source I

On engagement with ICT standards and their implementations in open source software projects: the case of WebRTC

Jonas Gamalielsson, et al.

Utilising Open Source Software Development in FRAND-Based Standards Development

David Marr and Jeffrey Kettle

Downsides of Using Inadequate Open Source Software Processes and Licenses within Standard Development Organizations

Michele Herman and Justus

12:30 – 14:00

Lunch break 

14:00 – 15:00 

Session 2: Standards & Open Source II

Session Chair:

Jonas Gamalielsson

Managing Open Source and Intellectual Property: An Empirical Analysis on the Effects of Open Source Contributions on Patents Behaviour and Quality

Magnus Buggenhagen and Knut Blind

A Marriage Proposal

Jimmy Ahlberg

15:00 – 15:30

Coffee break 

15:30 – 17:00 

Session 3: Three Flowers

Session Chair:

Vladislav Fomin


How to facilitate the diffusion of a new technology while avoiding market inefficiencies: Tensions between standardization and a competitive market

Sofia Rosero Abad, Rudi Bekkers and Emilio Raiteri

The application of network effects to standards and platforms

Filippo Grillo, Henk J. de Vries and Geerten van de Kaa

Research-based standardization for city resilience – From a literature review to the development of new standards (ARCH project)

Rene Lindner, Carmen Jaca and Josune Hernantes

18.00 – 20.00

Welcome Reception


9 June 2022

Start at 09:00


09:00 - 11:00

Keynote 2: The architectural shaping of standards and standardization processes

Ole Hanseth, University of Oslo

Session Chair:

Gill Witney

Session 4: Standardisation & Climate Change

Green Standardization in the Light of Responsible Governance

F. Müge Algan

What yardstick for net-zero? How WTO TBT disciplines can contribute to effective policies on carbon emissions standards and climate change mitigation

Devin McDaniels, Mateo Ferrero, Erik Wijkström and Nazia Mohammed

Standardization and Climate Change: Stakeholders’ Perspectives

Knut Blind, Philipp Heß and Luzie Kromer

11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break

11:30 – 13:00

Session 5:  Legal & Regulatory Aspects I

Session Chair:

Kees Stuurman

The Impact of Open Source Software and its Interaction with R&D and Patents on GDP: Evidence and Policy Implications

Knut Blind and Torben Schubert

Firms’ Involvement in Standardization and Average Total Costs per Patent Family

Yanis Gamarra and Gunther Friedl

The evolutive legal nature of technical standards embedded into EU law: hardly any summa divisio left.

Marie Gérardy

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch break 

14:00 – 15:30

Session 6: Quality and Conformity

Session Chair:

Geerten van de Kaa

The Role of the Quality Infrastructure within Socio-Technical Transformations: A Review and Research Agenda

Knut Blind

Knowledge, Risk and Quality Management System (KRQMS)

Anna Camboim and Maria Luiza Costa Martins

Digital Maturity in the Conformity Assessment Industry: An Explorative Study from Germany 

Claudia Koch, Luana Ladu, Parsa Asna Ashari, Knut Blind and Pavel Castka

15:30 – 16:00

Coffee break

16:00 – 17:30

Session 7: Societal & Educational Issues

Session Chair:

Anne Mione

Measuring Societal Impact of Standards

Paul Moritz Wiegmann, Doyoung Eom and Henk de Vries

Standardization and Standards: Safeguards of Technological Sovereignty?

Knut Blind

Communicating the Standardisation Process and Cybersecurity Standards to Undergraduate Students

Gill Whitney

18:00 – 23.00

Gala Dinner


10 June 2022

Start at 09:00



09:00 – 10:30

Session 8: Standardisation

Session Chair:

Claudia Koch

Drafting a formal standard: a view from the inside through entrepreneuring and natural language approaches

Anne Mione and Anne-Françoise Cutting Decelle

Coopetition, Standardization and General Purpose Technologies: A Framework and an Application

Jussi Heikkilä, Julius Rissanen and Timo Ali-Vehmas

Standardization in the Context of Science and Regulation: An analysis of the bioeconomy

Alexandra Gottinger, Luana Ladu and Knut Blind

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee break

11:00 – 12:00

Session 9: Panel 'The Role of Standards in Innovation and Digital Ecosystems'

Session Chair:

Dong-hyu Kim


12:00 – 13:00

Lunch break 

13:00 – 14:00

Session 10: Panel ‘New European Standardisation Strategy’

Session Chair:

Knut Blind


14:00 – 14:30

Coffee break

14:30 – 15:30

Session 11: Legal & Regulatory Aspects II

Session Chair:

Doyoung Eom

The Impact of Publications, Patents, and Standards on International Trade – The Case of Hydrogen

Parsa Asna Ashari and Knut Blind

Digital Urban Heritage Preservation Practices: Framing A New European Standard

Vladislav Fomin and Rimvydas LauĹžikas

16.00 – 17.30

EURAS Members’ Assembly