On 7 June 2022, SAC issued a call for comments on approving the application of the China Electronics Standardization Institute (CESI) for the mirror committee of ISO/IEC JTC1/SC43 (Brain-computer Interfaces) in China.
ISO/IEC JTC1/SC43 is developing information technology to enable communication and interaction between brain and computers that are applicable across application areas. The committee serves as the focus and proponent for JTC 1’s standardization program on Brain-computer Interfaces, including the development of foundational standards; provide guidance on Brain-computer Interfaces to JTC 1, IEC, ISO, and other entities developing applications of BCI.
ISO/IEC JTC1/SC43 was established in late 2021, with China holding its Chair, committee manager, and secretariat. Now the committee has three P members from China, the UK, and Belgium, respectively, and two O members of Argentina and Slovakia. In 2021, a Chinese proposal was approved as its first standard project, namely, Information Technology-Brain-computer Interface-Vocabulary.