The Presidential Council of the Austrian Standards International is the main specialized consultative body of the Association.
The consultations primarily relate to economic policy and strategic issues, including specialized topics, future developments and changes in the environment and their potential impact on the Association's field of activities.
The Presidential Council set up the Committee for Construction Rules.
Members of the Presidential Council
Clemens Martin Auer
Federal Ministry of Social Affairs, Health, Care and Consumer Protection
President of the Federal Trade Organization of Roofers, Glaziers and Tinsmiths
Chairman Technical Committee of the Austrian Industrial Gases Association (ÖIGV)
Head of Division III – Consumer Policy of the Federal Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs, Health and Consumer Protection
Head of standardization department of the Austrian Electrotechnical Association (OVE)
Managing Director, Austrian Council for Research and Technology Development
Director for Financial Management in the Administrative Group for Social Affairs, Public Health and Sports in the City of Vienna
Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology
Head of Center for Energy at the Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT)
Head of the competence centre for construction research, building regulations, engineering services and standards at the Chief Executive Office of the City of Vienna
Director of the Trade and Crafts Section of the Austrian Federal Economic Chamber
Head of Intellectual Property Rights, Standards & Journals, Corporate Research (SF), Voestalpine Stahl GmbH
Head of Division III - Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Regions and Tourism
Director of the Luxembourg Institute of Standardization, Accreditation, Security and Product and Service Quality
Plastics technology and environmental engineering at the Testing Centre of Technologisches Gewerbemuseum (TGM)
Attorney-at-law and senior partner of the law firm SHMP Schwartz Huber-Medek Pallitsch Rechtsanwälte GmbH
Christian R. Schweiger
Specialist for medical and chemical laboratory diagnostics, Vienna General Hospital/Medical University Campus
Professor habilitated in water and food hygiene at the Medical University of Vienna
Managing director of the association "Industry 4.0 Austria - The Platform for Smart Production"
Provincial Construction Director at the Office of the Provincial Government of Lower Austria
Chief Digital Officer of the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research
Head of Rail System Engineering and Operations department of ÖBB Holding AG
Economic expert, economics department of the Austrian Trade Union Federation (ÖGB)
Head of Design, Operation and Environment Department at the Federal Ministry of Climate Action
Chairman of the Executive Board of Deutsches Institut für Normung (DIN)
Head of Safety Testing Centre of the Austrian Workers' Compensation Board (AUVA)