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World Standards Week 2016 – Schedule of Events

World Standards Week 2016

October 24-28

 


Monday
October 24

ANSI-NIST International Standards Competition

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Box lunch available for participants and observers as of 11:15 am
FHI 360 Conference Center, 1825 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20009
Fee: Free

The competition will bring together university teams – each made up of up to five students and one professor – who will represent stakeholders in the development of an international standard. Participation in the competition is open to university teams only, and space is limited to no more than six teams. Teams consisting of undergraduate or graduate students from engineering, business, public policy, and other related disciplines are welcome. A limited number of observers may also participate in the session, and can sign up for this and other World Standards Week events on the registration page.

Business attire is recommended.

 Program Schedule


Tuesday
October 25

ANSI Conference: Zero to Hero: Standards Know-How Isn’t Just for Nerds

9:00 am – 4:00 pm
FHI 360 Conference Center, 1825 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20009
Fee: Free
Business attire is recommended.

Wednesday
October 26

ANSI Joint Member Forum Meeting

9:00 am – 4:30 pm
FHI 360 Conference Center. 1825 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20009
Fee: Free to ANSI Members
Business attire is recommended.

ANSI Annual Business Meeting Luncheon

12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
FHI 360 Conference Center, 1825 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20009
Fee: Free to ANSI Members / $95 for Non-Members
Business attire is recommended.

2016 ANSI Annual Awards Reception, Banquet, and Ceremony

Awards reception: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Awards Presentation and Dinner: 7:00 – 9:30 pm
The Fairmont Washington, 2401 M Street NW, Washington, DC 20037
Fee: $95 ANSI Members and Government Employees / $120 Non-Members
Attire at this event is black-tie optional.

Thursday
October 27

ANSI Legal Issues Forum 2016

9:00 am – 3:00 pm
FHI 360 Conference Center, 1825 Connecticut Avenue, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, DC 20009
Fee: Free for ANSI Members / $249 Non-Members
Business attire is recommended.

U.S. Celebration of World Standards Day 2016
[Exhibits, Reception, and Dinner]

5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
The Fairmont Washington, 2401 M Street NW, Washington, DC 20037
Fee: $150 Industry or Association / $35 Government
Business attire is recommended.

Friday
October 28

ANSI International Policy Committee Meeting

9:00 am – 3:00 pm
ANSI Headquarters, 1899 L St., NW, 11th floor, Washington, DC 20036
Fee: Free
This meeting is open to IPC members only.
Business attire is recommended.
Participation via teleconference is available for this meeting.

Contact Information

Program and registration: Registration Coordinator; 212.642.4890

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