IAS is celebrating World Accreditation Day on June 9. This day marks a global initiative, jointly established by IAF and ILAC, to raise awareness of the importance of accreditation. The theme of World Accreditation Day 2018 focuses on how accreditation delivers a safer world. IAS is a signatory of ILAC for testing laboratories, calibration laboratories and inspection agencies. IAS is also a signatory of IAF for product certification and management system certification.