In this workshop you will get an introduction to the industry spanning, multilingual ECLASS classification and product description standard. You will learn about the ECLASS organization, release and language management as well as the licensing model. We will give you insights on content development, an overview on the data model and how you can benefit in using the standard. In the following Q&A session we can discuss any open questions.


  • Get an overview on the ECLASS standard, the ECLASS organization, content-, release- as well as language-management
  • Understand the licensing model and learn how you can use ECLASS for the benefit of your organization

Target group

Target group of the workshop are heads of department, managers and experts in the following domains.

  • Material master data management
  • Procurement
  • Standardization
  • Catalog data
  • Content management
  • Data governance
  • IT-management
  • Spare parts management
  • SW-tools and applications


  • ECLASS organization
  • ECLASS standard and data model
  • Content overview and development
  • Release management
  • Language management
  • Licensing model
  • Benefits in using ECLASS
  • Q&A