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World Standards Week 2012 – Schedule of Events

WSWeek 2012

October 9-12, 2012

Newseum
Knight Conference Center
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington DC, 20001
202.292.6100

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Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Joint Meeting: ANSI Government Member Forum / Interagency Committee on Standards Policy
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: None.
This meeting is open to ANSI members and ICSP participants only.
Business attire recommended


Networking Luncheon
Time: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: None
Business attire recommended


Open Forum: Building Bridges across the Standards Ecosystem
Time: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: None
Business attire recommended
Wednesday, October 10, 2012

ANSI Legal Issues Forum: Incorporation by Reference, Reasonable Availability, and Copyright
Time: 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: $295 ANSI Members / $350 Non-Members
Business attire recommended


Networking Luncheon
Time: 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: None
Business attire recommended


New Member Orientation
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Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: Free to ANSI members only
Business attire recommended


2012 ANSI Annual Awards Reception, Banquet Ceremony
Awards reception: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Awards Presentation and Dinner: 7:00 – 9:30 pm
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: $95 ANSI Members and Government Employees / $120 Non-Members
Black-tie optional

Thursday, October 11, 2012

ANSI Company Member Forum
Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: Free to ANSI Members only
Business attire recommended


ANSI Annual Business Meeting Luncheon
Time: 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: Free to ANSI Members only / $95 for Non-Members
Business attire recommended


ANSI Organizational Member Forum
Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: Free to ANSI Members only
Business attire recommended

ANSI Consumer Interest Forum
Time: 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: Free to ANSI Members only
Business attire recommended


U.S. Celebration of World Standards Day 2012
Exhibits, Reception, and Dinner
Theme: Standards Increase Efficiency
Time: 5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Location: The Fairmont Washington
Fee: $125 Industry or Association / $35 Government

Friday, October 12, 2012

Networking Breakfast: Educating the Next Generation of Standards Professionals
Time: 8:00 am – 9:30 am
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: None
Business attire recommended


Student Workshop: Educating the Next Generation of Standards Professionals
Time: 9:45 am – 5:00 pm
Location: Newseum, Knight Conference Center
Fee: None
Business attire recommended

Contact Information

Program and registration: Registration Coordinator; 212.642.4890

Sponsorship information: Sponsorship Coordinator; 212.642.4890

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