The purpose of the workshop is to exchange information on a number of upcoming new or revised Special Publications to align with FIPS 201-2 issued on September 2013. The workshop is intended to answer questions, and provide clarifications about the SPs. Federal Agencies and industry representatives are invited to discuss these documents and share their observations. Topic areas include:
The event will be webcast live beginning at 8:45am EST on each day. Registration is not required to view the webcast. Questions from webcast participants can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Participants and observers are also encouraged to use the hashtag "#NISTFIPS" when tweeting about the Workshop.
National Institute of Standards and Technology
Workshop registration does not include your hotel reservation; however, a block of rooms has been reserved at the Gaithersburg Hilton.
620 Perry Parkway
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Reference/Room Block: NIST FIPS
Rate: $139 include breakfast buffet
Hotel Deadline: February 9, 2015
Shuttle: There will be a shuttle leaving the Gaithersburg Hilton Tuesday and Wednesday mornings to travel to NIST. The shuttle will return to the hotel at the end of Tuesday and at the conclusion of the meetings on Wednesday. Morning departure times:
If you are not registered, you will not be allowed on site. Registered attendees will receive security and campus instructions prior to the workshop.
NON U.S. CITIZENS PLEASE NOTE: All foreign national visitors who do not have permanent resident status and who wish to register for the above meeting must supply additional information. Failure to provide this information prior to arrival will result, at a minimum, insignificant delays (up to 24 hours) in entering the facility. Authority to gather this information is derived from United States Department of Commerce Department Administrative Order (DAO) number 207-12. When registration is open, the required NIST-1260 form will be available as well.
*New Visitor Access Requirement: Effective July21, 2014, Under the REAL ID Act of 2005, agencies, including NIST, can only accept a state-issued driver's license or identification card for access to federal facilities if issued by states that are REAL ID compliant or have an extension. Click here for a list of alternative identificationand further details