ANSI's World Standards Week (WSW) is the standardization community's premier annual gathering, with multiple conferences, committee meetings, and special events designed to inspire open dialogue about standardization and conformity assessment.
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ANSI’s annual Leadership and Service Awards honor exceptional contributions to U.S. and global voluntary standards and conformity assessment work. Each year ANSI calls for nominations of outstanding leaders and achievers across the standardization community for an array of award categories.
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World Standards Day, celebrated by nations around the globe, is an annual event recognizing the critical role of various stakeholders and contributors to the success and impact of standardization. U.S. activities are organized by a planning committee of representatives from across the U.S. standards and conformity assessment community. ANSI and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) are standing co-chairs of the committee, and each year a different committee member serves as the administrating organization for the event.