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09 Aug, 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...


08 Aug, 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...


05 Jul, 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...


20 Jun, 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...


07 Jun, 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,...


27 Apr, 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...


16 Mar, 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...


16 Mar, 2016, 10:54 ET Just a Few Spots Left for Free ANSI Event: Open Source, Open Standards, Open Minds

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) will hold a free conference, Open Source, Open Standards, Open Minds, on Friday, April...


15 Mar, 2016, 10:47 ET ASTM International President James A. Thomas Named 2016 Recipient of Ronald H. Brown Standards Leadership Award

 James A. Thomas, ASTM International president, American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Board of Directors member, and dedicated proponent...


14 Mar, 2016, 12:38 ET U.S. Celebration of World Standards Day 2016 to Highlight How Standards Build Trust

 For over a century, the United States standards system has produced voluntary consensus standards that have driven industrial progress,...


14 Mar, 2016, 11:42 ET America Makes and ANSI Launch Additive Manufacturing Standardization Collaborative

 America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute, and the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) today...


10 Mar, 2016, 15:32 ET ANSI Releases Schedule of Events for World Standards Week 2016

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has announced the full schedule of events for World Standards Week (WSW) 2016, which will be held...


22 Feb, 2016, 15:05 ET Open Source, Open Standards, Open Minds: ANSI Announces Free Event on April 15 in Washington, DC

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) will hold a free conference, Open Source, Open Standards, Open Minds, on Friday, April 15,...


18 Feb, 2016, 11:02 ET ANSI, NIST, and Partners Launch International Working Group to Develop Consensus Framework for Smart City Architectures

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has joined the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)...


10 Feb, 2016, 12:01 ET ANSI Achieves Accreditation Body Qualifications under the European Union Electromagnetic Compatibility and Radio Equipment Directives

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has successfully demonstrated compliance with all accreditation body qualifications under the...


02 Feb, 2016, 10:30 ET National Institute of Building Sciences Receives ANSI Approval of Four Better Buildings Workforce Schemes

 Over the past several years, the National Institute of Building Sciences (Institute), through its Commercial Workforce Credentialing Council...


11 Jan, 2016, 15:55 ET ANSI Releases Newly Revised "United States Standards Strategy"

 The American National Standards Institute (ANSI), coordinator of the U.S. voluntary standards and conformity assessment system, has released a...


17 Dec, 2015, 10:22 ET ANSI Serves Up Holiday Cheer with New Musical Standards Animation

 As millions of Americans deck the halls this holiday season—from  their festive living rooms and lawns to the elaborate displays at...


16 Dec, 2015, 11:22 ET ANSI and Gold Standard Join Forces to Enhance the Auditing Process for Gold Standard Energy Projects

 The climate agreement reached at the COP21 in Paris this month recognizes the need for robust, transparent accounting of emissions, providing...


14 Dec, 2015, 12:54 ET Young U.S. Electrotechnology Professionals Sought for Prominent 2016 International Standardization Competition

 According to the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), the U.S. National Committee (USNC) of the International Electrotechnical...