[802.3_DIALOG] IEC Award : Congratulations to Alan Flatman
I'm extremely happy to report that Alan Flatman has been awarded an IEC 1906 award, IEC 1906 awards are made for significant contribution to standards, 1906 was the year that IEC was founded.
Alan's award is 'In recognition of his expert contributions to the work of SC 25. For many years he has been one of its pioneers, driving the data rates of balanced cabling to higher limits. For his service as a liaison officer to IEEE, his expertise is the basis for the cooperation between IEEE 802.3 and ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC25 being so successful over many years.'.
Please join me in congratulating Alan for receiving this very well deserved award.