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Jan 12, 2017, 14:10 ET ANSI Launches Pilot Accreditation Program for Certification Bodies for the ANSI/LEO-4000 American National Standard for Sustainable Agriculture

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, has been selected by Leonardo Academy,...


Jan 03, 2017, 16:18 ET ANSI Names Mary Saunders as Vice President, Government Relations and Public Policy

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, is pleased to announce that Mary...


Dec 14, 2016, 15:25 ET America Makes and ANSI Release Preliminary Final Draft of Additive Manufacturing Standardization Roadmap for Comment

America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, andthe American National Standards Institute (ANSI) have released for...


Dec 08, 2016, 13:29 ET ANSI Board Names Volunteer Leaders for 2017

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Board of Directors has announced its new members and officers for the term beginning January 1,...


Dec 07, 2016, 14:47 ET ANSI Announces 2017 Student Paper Competition Focusing on "The World in 2050"

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), in conjunction with its Committee on Education (CoE), is pleased to announce its sixth annual...


Nov 10, 2016, 13:29 ET ANSI Announces Dates for World Standards Week 2017

Save the Date: The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has announced dates for World Standards Week (WSW) 2017, which will be held October...


Sep 20, 2016, 12:34 ET ANSI Announces 2016 Annual Conference Focused on Preparing the Next Generation of Standardizers

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) will hold an annual conference focused on preparing the next generation of standardizers from...


Sep 07, 2016, 14:47 ET ANSI Announces Winners of 2016 Student Paper Competition

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standardization system, and its Committee on Education...


Sep 01, 2016, 12:35 ET International Workshop Agreement on Sustainable Non-Sewered Systems Guides Standards Development for "Next-Generation Toilets"

A new International Workshop Agreement (IWA) published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), and supported by the American...


Aug 31, 2016, 12:59 ET ANSI Calls on Expert Stakeholders to Participate in ISO Project Committee 305 on Sustainable Non-Sewered Sanitation Systems

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the U.S. member body of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), encourages...


Aug 16, 2016, 10:04 ET Department of Education Selects ANSI to Join EQUIP: Educational Quality through Innovative Partnerships

The U.S. Department of Education (DoE) has selected globally recognized quality assurance entity (QAE) the American National Standards Institute...


Aug 15, 2016, 12:03 ET ANSI to Host International Standards Competition during World Standards Week

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) will hold an international standards competition from 12 to 5 pm on Monday, October 24, 2016,...


Aug 15, 2016, 10:44 ET America Makes and ANSI Announce Meeting to Discuss Draft Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing

America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, andthe American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announce the second...


Aug 09, 2016, 15:04 ET ANSI Announces 2016 Legal Issues Forum: Employment Law, Cybersecurity, and Social Media

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) will hold its annual Legal Issues Forum on Nuts and Bolts Business Issues from 9:00 a.m. to...


Aug 08, 2016, 13:47 ET ANSI Announces Recipients of the 2016 Leadership and Service Awards

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) announced today the recipients of its 2016 Leadership and Service Awards. Recipients have been...


Jul 05, 2016, 13:33 ET USNC Names Participants for 2016 IEC Young Professionals Workshop

 The U.S. National Committee (USNC) of the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) congratulates the U.S. winners of its 2016 Young...


Jun 20, 2016, 10:24 ET ANSI 17024 Program Recognized under PAC Multilateral Recognition Arrangement (MLA)

 The American National Standards Institute's (ANSI's) personnel certification accreditation program under ANSI/ISO/IEC 17024 has been...


Jun 07, 2016, 12:08 ET ISO/IEC Joint Technical Committee on IT Seeks Global Experts for Working Group on Big Data

 As big data continues to inspire innovative changes in industry and enhance the way organizations and stakeholders work together,...


Apr 27, 2016, 12:00 ET ANSI Energy Efficiency Standardization Coordination Collaborative (EESCC) Releases Roadmap Progress Report

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Energy Efficiency Standardization Coordination Collaborative (EESCC) announced today the...


Mar 16, 2016, 13:13 ET ANSI Opens Nominations for 2016 Leadership and Service Awards

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is pleased to announce a call for nominations for its 2016 Leadership and Service Awards. The...