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MichBio to publish directory and resource guide for 2009.
MichBio    Ann Arbor, MI 48107
January 30, 2009 MichBio announced the 2009 Michigan Biosciences Directory and Resource Guide will be included in BioMatters Magazine's May issue. It will be distributed to a database of biosciences companies and service providers, state and regional funding sources, economic development organizations, universities, and research institutions. Legal entities within various fields will be included in the guide, which will be available to various groups at the 2009 BIO International Convention.
Registration open for 2009 Robot Safety Conference.
Robotic Industries Association    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
January 30, 2009 Scheduled for March 23-25 in Knoxville, TN, Spring 2009 Robot Safety Conference will include pre-conference workshops, conference sessions, tabletop exhibit showcasing variety of robot and safety-related products and vendors, and post-conference workshops. Participants will gain understanding of various safety standards and have opportunity to learn about robot safety from professionals devoted to implementation and continual improvement of safety systems in automated environments.
ASTM SAR Committee approves standard for telecommunicators.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
January 30, 2009 Developed by ASTM International Committee F32 on Search and Rescue, ASTM F2662 establishes minimum training standard for general and specific knowledge, skills, and abilities for dispatchers, 911 operators, and telecommunicators to be trained in processing and dispatching of SAR incidents. Committee is seeking SAR personnel and EMS telecommunicators and dispatch personnel interested in working on companion documents, practice guidelines, and call-specific questions guidelines.
ELFA Index shows decline in overall new business volume.
Equipment Leasing and Finance Association    Washington, DC 20006
January 30, 2009 According to ELFA's Monthly Leasing and Finance Index, which reflects volume of commercial equipment financed in U.S., new business volume for December declined by 13.3% compared to same period in 2007. Cumulative year-to-date new business volume declined by 3.6%, as compared to 2007, and month-to-month new business volume increased 120% from November to December, from $4.0 billion to $8.8 billion. Receivables over 30 days decreased to 3.5% as compared to 3.7% in November.
Association to hold 102nd Annual Conference in Detroit.
Air & Waste Management Association    Pittsburgh, PA 15222-1435
January 29, 2009 Scheduled for June 16-19, ACE 2009 "Driving Environmental Progress" will feature technical program with over 500 speakers, hundreds of exhibitors displaying latest products and services, social tours and networking events, as well as professional development courses and student program. Conference will also include 39th annual Critical Review, titled "Remote Sensing of Particulate Pollution from Space: Have We Reached the Promised Land?"
NACD supports new agency appointees.
The National Association of Chemical Distributors    Arlington, VA 22209
January 29, 2009 NACD congratulates individuals who have been installed to lead nation's federal agencies governing issues important to chemical distribution industry. They include Janet Napolitano as U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, Lisa Jackson as EPA Administrator, and Ray LaHood as Secretary of Transportation. NACD plans to work closely with them on key issues of chemical security, hazardous materials transportation safety and security, rail competition, and chemicals management policy.
AWWA chooses Joe Mantua as President-Elect.
American Water Works Association    Denver, CO 80235
January 29, 2009 During AWWA's Annual Conference and Exposition in June, Joe Mantua, project manager at Black and Veatch Corp, will assume position as AWWA president. Mantua is a 24-year veteran of water industry and AWWA member since 1987. Before joining Black & Veatch, he was in charge of development services for Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission. In addition to Mantua, Board of Directors chose Charlie Anderson and Debra Kaye as vice presidents and Marie Pearthree as director-at-large.
NAM opposes California waiver for fuel efficiency.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
January 28, 2009 Keith McCoy, NAM VP for Energy and Resources Policy, stated that U.S. Congress must engage in thorough and transparent process for establishing federal climate change policies to reduce greenhouse gas emissions while maintaining competitive level playing field for U.S. companies in global marketplace. Separate waiver for California would lead to patchwork of greenhouse gas reduction laws when climate change is a global issue and should be addressed on national level.
NAM supports WTO finding on IPR protection in China.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
January 28, 2009 The finding by WTO dispute settlement panel will strengthen intellectual property right (IPR) protections in China and stems from a 2007 U.S. case regarding shortcomings in China's IPR enforcement. According to John Engler, it provides reason to reform IPR practices when IP is becoming important for Chinese and other foreign companies. NAM commends the panel for findings grounded on WTO principles, but more work needs to be done, according to Engler.
ANSI approves changes to Institute Constitution and By-Laws.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
January 28, 2009 The ANSI has approved revisions to the Institute Constitution and By-Laws following a membership vote on proposed changes, which reflect creation of the Audit Committee and its duties. Created to assist the Board in carrying out financial oversight responsibilities, the Committee will report on activities and findings, including issues of quality/integrity of financial statements, compliance with regulatory requirements, and performance/independence of ANSI's independent auditor.
ANSI-EPA to hold Sustainable Products Standards Workshop.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
January 28, 2009 Scheduled for April 8-9, ANSI-EPA Sustainable Products Standards Workshop will provide neutral venue where stakeholders can engage in discussions that will facilitate development, promulgation, and use of voluntary standards to address sustainable products. Topics will include review and establishment of guiding principles for developing standards, identification of existing standards and draft standards under development, and identification of gaps and needs for additional standards.
International Standard addresses home networking.International Standard addresses home networking.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
January 28, 2009 Providing guidelines for Universal Plug and Play devices, ISO/IEC 29341 assures compatibility and seamless connectivity. Part 1 details UPnP device architecture and defines protocols for communication between controllers and devices, while part 2 addresses basic device control protocol. Remaining parts cover specific device categories such as Internet gateways/routers, A/V media devices, printers, scanners, climate control, lighting, and WLAN access points.
Year-End Workholding Shipments are down from 2007 levels.
AMT - The Association For Mfg. Technology    McLean, VA 22102
January 28, 2009 At $245 million for 2008, shipments of workholding equipment from U.S. were down 5.7% from 2007 according to Advanced Workholding Technology Group of AMT. Workholding equipment shipments within U.S. by companies participating in statistical report totaled $211 million while exports amounted to $34 million. Fourth quarter 2008 shipments were also down over 3rd quarter 2008. Companies reported $57.1 million in shipments, a decline of 5.2% from last quarter.
BIO offers bioscience industry growth and development guide.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
January 28, 2009 To address current economic realities, BIO released guide titled "State Legislative Best Practices in Support of Bioscience Industry Development," which chronicles several types of state programs that have been helpful in forming and sustaining bioscience industry development. Guide also demonstrates importance of developing trained workforces that will create, grow, and retain bioscience companies, and explores rationale behind current legislative efforts.
BIO President to explore healthcare and policy changes.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
January 28, 2009 During Council for Entrepreneurial Development's 18th annual Biotech conference, James C. Greenwood, President and CEO of BIO, will speak about what BIO feels is potential impact of new political landscape and what biotech companies should do to prepare for change. Conference will include variety of panels focusing on nation's administration, life science, and healthcare policy, and will offer networking opportunities with life science leaders.
Improving Math Scores a plus for future manufacturing.
Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl.    Rockford, IL 61107
January 28, 2009 According to Trends in International Mathematics and Science report, fourth grade students in U.S. improved 11 points in math between 2003 and 2007 and eighth graders jumped 16 points since 1995. Gerald Shankel, President and CEO of FMA, stated that by improving in math, U.S. students will be better prepared to succeed in higher education and in global workforce. Mathematics also provides solid foundation for careers in manufacturing.
IPC supports bonus depreciation tax incentives.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
January 28, 2009 IPC is lobbying Congress to pass bonus depreciation tax incentives and research and experimentation tax credits contained in American Recovery and Reinvestment Plan. Tax incentives will allow businesses to recover certain capital expenditures incurred in 2009. Since enactment of plan would support struggling manufacturers, preserve jobs, and position companies to succeed in difficult global economy, IPC members are encouraged to join in lobbying efforts.
ASTM Standard is to cover safety of stormwater chambers.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
January 27, 2009 ASTM International standard WK21965, Practice for Structural Design of Thermoplastic Corrugated Stormwater Chambers will bring rational design procedures and uniformity to ensure structural their safety over design life. Proposed standard follows design requirements in AASHO LRFD Bridge Design Specifications for thermoplastic pipe. Chamber manufacturers developing new configurations and engineers verifying structural adequacy of chambers will be the primary users of WK21965.
AIA President makes statement on nomination of LaHood.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
January 27, 2009 According to AIA President and CEO, Marion Blakey, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood's unanimous confirmation vote in Senate is testament to bipartisan respect he has among lawmakers. During confirmation hearing, LaHood expressed support for AIA priorities, including development of nation's satellite-based air traffic management system known as NextGen, ensuring transportation investments are environmentally sustainable, and appointment of permanent administrator to FAA.
Air Traffic Program removed from GAO high-risk list.
Aerospace Industries Association    Arlington, VA 22209-3928
January 27, 2009 Removal of air traffic modernization from GAO's list of high-risk government programs should boost development of NextGen satellite-based air transportation system. In report, GAO officials said FAA addressed most root causes of past problems and has shown commitment to sustaining progress. Investment of $4 billion for NextGen equipment purchase and installation will provide upgrades that will make flying more efficient as well as create 77,000 jobs in near term.

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