U.S. Department of Commerce
News
Senate Confirms May as 15th NIST Director
Release Date: 05/05/2015

Washington, D.C. – On May 4, 2015, the U.S. Senate confirmed Willie E. May as the second Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology … more

NIST Seeks Community Input on Disaster Resilience Planning Guide
Release Date: 04/28/2015

Guest blog post by Willie May, Acting Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology and Acting NIST Director. When disaster strikes, … more

NIST Releases Draft Community Resilience Planning Guide for Public Review
Release Date: 04/27/2015

Remarks by Dr. Willie E. May, Acting Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology and Acting NIST Director, at the Launch of the NIST … more

Conferences and Events
Information Technology (IT) Security Day, Boulder
May 5, 2015

The NIST Information Technology Security Day is hosted annually as a means to heighten DOC and NIST user awareness of information technology … more

NIST Workshop on Open Cloud Architectures for Smart Manufacturing
May 5, 2015

This workshop is an initial event for manufacturers and providers of IoT technologies, cloud platforms, and services to share their visions, and … more

Optics and Photonics: Essential for Our World
May 20, 2015

The science and technology of light are essential to a multitude of applications that have transformed our society, and there is much promise that … more