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May 30, 2017, 14:48 ET ANSI Establishes Unmanned Aircraft Systems Standardization Collaborative

A May 19 meeting convened by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) confirmed there is broad-based support among key stakeholders from...


Apr 12, 2017, 10:13 ET Charles Sidebottom Named 2017 Recipient of Ronald H. Brown Standards Leadership Award

Charles Sidebottom, P.E., managing partner of PPO Standards LLC, has been selected by the U.S. Celebration of World Standards Day Planning...


Mar 28, 2017, 11:59 ET ANSI Opens Nominations for 2017 Leadership and Service Awards

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) is pleased to announce a call for nominations for its 2017 Leadership and Service Awards. The...


Mar 24, 2017, 12:04 ET U.S. Celebration of World Standards Day 2017 to Focus on Intelligent Systems in Modern Healthcare

Intelligent systems have revolutionized modern healthcare, providing new ways for caregivers to deliver treatments to patients, and supporting a...


Mar 23, 2017, 13:58 ET ANSI Releases Schedule of Events for World Standards Week 2017

The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) has announced the schedule of events for World Standards Week (WSW) 2017, which will be held...


Mar 09, 2017, 15:45 ET ANSI Extends Deadline for Certification Bodies: Apply to 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 extended the application deadline...


Feb 28, 2017, 14:59 ET America Makes and ANSI Publish Standardization Roadmap for Additive Manufacturing

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


Feb 27, 2017, 11:45 ET Young U.S. Electrotechnology Professionals Sought for Prominent 2017 International Standardization Competition

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


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,...