Date: March 1, 2017, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Location: The American Institute of Architects (AIA), 1735 New York Ave., NW, Washington, DC 20006
Government Audience Only
On Wednesday, March 1, 2017, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Standards Coordination Office (SCO), will sponsor a full-day workshop on the Fundamentals of Standards and Conformity Assessment for Federal Agencies. The primary goals of this 8th annual event are to deepen and expand participant understanding and knowledge in these areas and to provide an interactive forum for discussion.
As standards have become an increasingly vital component of many federal agency programs, the need for discussion on important topics in federal standards setting and use continues to grow. This workshop is designed for staff from all agencies engaged in standards policy, participation, and use to:
Topics will include:
Please click on the agenda below for more details.
Come to learn and contribute to an engaging discussion on the role of federal agencies in standards and conformity assessment. There is no cost to attend, but advance registration is required by Tuesday, February 21. This workshop is open to government agency personnel only. Please note space is limited and early registration is encouraged.
For more information, please contact Patrice Boulanger (patrice.boulanger [at] nist.gov; 301.975.3882) or Mary Jo DiBernardo (maryjo.dibernardo [at] nist.gov; 301.975.5503).