Standards Committee


The Standards Committee is the panel that reviews and determines ICCBBA technical policies. The group also reviews all documents prior to publication.

Standards Committee Members

  • Georgsen, Jørgen (Denmark) – CHAIR
  • Armitage, John (United Kingdom)
  • Ashford, Paul (ICCBBA Executive Director)
  • Bolton, Wayne (Australia)
  • Butch, Suzanne (USA)
  • Distler, Pat (ICCBBA Technical Expert)
  • Grabowski, Suzy (USA)
  • Muon, Mario (Portugal)
  • Poniatowski, Stefan (Australia)
  • Poston, Leigh Sims (USA)
  • Slaper-Cortenbach, Ineke (Netherlands)
  • Szczepiorkowski, Zbigniew (USA)
  • Uhrynowska-Tyszkiewicz, Izabela (Poland)


The Standards Committee comprises the chairs of select ICCBBA Technical Advisory Groups, others selected for their knowledge of the practical application of ISBT 128, and the ICCBBA Executive Director and Technical Expert.

  • APTAG Chair: Wayne Bolton
  • ATAG Chair: Suzy Grabowski
  • CTCLAG Chair: Zbigniew Szczepiorkowski
  • EBTAG Chair: John Armitage
  • EMATAG Chair: Mario Muon
  • ETTAG Chair: Izabela Uhrynowska-Tyszkiewicz
  • TEPTAG Chair: Ineke Slaper-Cortenbach
  • Experts: Suzanne Butch, Jørgen Georgsen, Stefan Poniatowski, and Leigh Sims-Poston
  • ICCBBA Staff: Paul Ashford and Pat Distler

The Standards Committee determines which Technical Advisory Group will address specific technical questions and provides guidance to ICCBBA on technical issues.