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ANSI welcomes new members.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
March 7, 2013 During February 2013, ANSI welcomed 23 new members. These organizations joined federation that represents more than 125,000 companies and well over 3.5 million professionals. Diverse constituency works together to strengthen competitiveness of businesses operating in global marketplace and to improve quality of life for all citizens by developing, implementing, and promulgating voluntary consensus standards and related conformance assessment systems.
BIO Super Sessions to highlight state of industry.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
March 7, 2013 The 2013 BIO International Convention will feature 6 diverse Super Sessions highlighting pressing industry topics such as the state of the industry, emerging R&D initiatives between public and private sectors, future of biotechnology under the Affordable Care Act, and future of deal-making and global innovation. Taking place April 22-25 in Chicago, convention also features industry's largest partnering event, hosting record breaking 25,000+ partnering meetings in 2012.
IPC Releases PCB Industry Results for January 2013.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
March 7, 2013 IPC announced January 2013 findings from its monthly North American PCB Statistical Program, in which Total North American PCB shipments were down 1.1% from January 2012 and bookings decreased 4.0% year over year. Month-to-month growth rates were not available in January due to change in IPC's survey sample as of the first of the year. Strengthening for second consecutive month, book-to-bill ratio crossed into positive territory in January and stands at 1.01.
Senate introduces important workforce training bill.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
March 7, 2013 Manufacturing Institute President Jennifer McNelly issued statement in response to senate's introduction of the AMERICA Works Act, which would help address severe skills gap facing U.S. manufacturers. As manufacturing environment rapidly advances, skills and competencies of workforce must keep pace. Industry-recognized certifications, such as those in NAM-Endorsed Manufacturing Skills Certification System, help individuals access skills and competencies they need for manufacturing jobs today.
TRIB to Exhibit at TMC Transportation Technology Exhibition.
Tire Retread & Repair Information Bureau    Pacific Grove, CA 93950
March 7, 2013 Tire Retread and Repair Information Bureau (TRIB) will be an exhibitor at Technology and Maintenance Council's (TMC) Transportation Technology Exhibition, which takes place in Nashville, TN from March 11–14. TRIB will show large-screen version of retread plant tour video as well as distribute copies of 16-page color brochure, "Understanding Retreading," and materials from TRIB members that cater to transportation industry. Event features educational sessions and technology tradeshow.
Machine Vision Market Contracts in 2012 and will grow in 2013.
Robotic Industries Association    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
March 7, 2013 According to statistics issued by AIA, total sales of machine vision components and systems fell over 4% in 2012 but are expected to rebound in 2013. AIA President Jeff Burnstein said surveys of AIA members reveal optimistic outlook about economy and North American manufacturing, "which indicates a likely return to growth in 2013." AIA Director of Market Analysis Alex Shikany noted that despite decline in certain segments, "the industry’s historical trend-line still points upward."
March Conference focuses on new trends in cybersecurity.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
March 7, 2013 On March 19-21, 2013, NIST will host the 26th annual conference of the Federal Information Systems Security Educators’ Association, which promotes cybersecurity awareness, training, and education. Key talks will include "How to Use the National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework" and "How to Plan for Your Cybersecurity Workforce." Other sessions will focus on developing careers of existing workers in cyber arena and programs for expanding available pool of cyber-savvy employees.
NIST offers forensic science education and training webcasts.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
March 7, 2013 On April 12, NIST will offer 1-day, 8-hr workshop on interpreting forensic DNA mixtures in casework. Second workshop, scheduled for April 30-May 1, will explore emerging trends in the forensic analysis of 3 types of designer drugs: synthetic cannabinoids, substituted cathinones, and novel hallucinogens. The Measurement Science and Standards in Forensic Handwriting Analysis Conference will take place on June 4-5. All events are free and viewable via live webcasts.
IPC Names Winners of hand soldering world championship.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
March 7, 2013 IPC APEX EXPO® hosted first IPC World Championship hand soldering competition on February 21. Contestants were challenged with building functional electronics assembly within 1 hr time limit. Fu Chunyan of Beijing Railway Signal Co. Ltd. in China won first place, second place went to Viengkeo (Gail) Sourivongs of Connecticut-based Imperial Electronic Assembly, and third place went to Wang He of China's Changchun Institute of Optics.
ACC's Monthly CAB suggests consumer confidence strengthening.
American Chemistry Council, Inc.    Arlington, VA 22209
March 7, 2013 According to American Chemistry Council's (ACC) monthly Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), U.S. economy continued to show slow expansion by increasing 0.6% over January on 3-month moving average (3MMA) basis. Year over year 3MMA showed 2.9% gain over February 2012, and February was CAB's seventh consecutive monthly gain. ACC's chief economist Dr. Kevin Swift noted, increase in chemical industry activity as "good sign for the overall health of the economy."
AAMA announces certification extension.
American Architectural Manufacturers Association    Schaumburg, IL 60173
March 7, 2013 During 76th Annual Conference, AAMA announced approval of AAMA 106-13, Interim Procedural Guide, which will provide documented, optional process to extend current, unexpired AAMA product certification to any edition of AAMA/WDMA(/CSA) 101/I.S.2(/A440), North American Fenestration Standard/Specification for windows, doors, and skylights for period of 2 years for products that have had no changes. Also during Annual Conference, AAMA celebrated 50 Years of Gold Label Certification.
Proposed ASTM Concrete Standard will provide resistivity test.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
March 6, 2013 ASTM WK37880, Test Method for Measuring the Surface Resistivity of Hardened Concrete Using the Wenner Four-Electrode Method will be used to quantify the resistivity of concreting materials that are widely used for construction around the world. Resistivity is a material property that quantifies degree to which an object prevents passage of electrical current. Intrinsic material property is independent of specimen size, so it is the useful quantity for characterizing concrete mixture.
Karen McConnell and Linda Woody receive IPC Presidents Award.
IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries    Bannockburn, IL 60015
March 6, 2013 Karen McConnell, Northrop Grumman, and Linda Woody, Lockheed Martin, earned IPC Presidents Awards for their contributions to IPC and electronics industry. Karen McConnell is currently a member of IPC Designers Council and serves on IPC’s 2-30 Terms and Definitions Committee as well as 5-21f Ball Grid Array Task Group. Linda Woody has served on 21 IPC committees, chaired 2-18d Printed Board Declaration Task Group, and currently serves as Chair of 2-18e Assembly Technology Declaration Task Group.
ANSI Releases Events Schedule for World Standards Week 2013.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
March 6, 2013 ANSI announced its full schedule of events for World Standards Week (WSW) 2013, which will be held September 30 through October 4. Multiple meetings and forums will be held on varying topics. Other events include networking luncheon, new member orientation, awards dinner, and U.S. Celebration of World Standards Day (WSD) 2013. Registration ends September 27, 2013.
ANSI Signs MoU with Ontario for GHG accreditation program.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
March 6, 2013 ANSI signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Canadian province of Ontario in connection with Ontario Ministry of Environment’s greenhouse gas (GHG) Emissions Reporting and GHG Verification Program. Through this MoU, Ontario and ANSI agree to cooperate in ANSI accreditation program for GHG validation and/or verification bodies (V/VBs). Program evaluates conformance of V/VBs against ISO International Standard ISO 14065.
ASTM Proposes Standard to evaluate wet road skid resistance.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
March 5, 2013 Proposed standard ASTM WK40015, Test Method for Determining the Skid Resistance of a Pavement Surface by Measuring the Sideway Force Coefficient (SFCS) Using SCRIM, is based on test used by highway authorities in United Kingdom and other parts of the world since 1970s. Test described in said standard will be used primarily by highway authorities to evaluate wet road skidding resistance as means of reducing automobile accidents.
IR Digital Holography lets firefighters see through flames.
The Optical Society (OSA)    Washington, DC 20036
March 5, 2013 A team of Italian researchers has developed an imaging technique that uses infrared digital holography to peer through chaotic conflagrations and capture potentially lifesaving and otherwise hidden details. By employing specialized lens-free technique, researchers created system that can cope with flood of radiation from environments filled with flames as well as smoke. Team describes its breakthrough results and their applications in paper published in OSA's open-access journal Optics Express.
Proposed Standard to cover advances for asphalt adhesives.
ASTM International    West Conshohocken, PA 19428-2959
March 5, 2013 ASTM WK40056, Specification for Adhesive Used with Modified Bituminous Sheet Materials, is being developed by Subcommittee D08.20 on Roofing Membrane Systems, part of ASTM International Committee D08 on Roofing and Waterproofing. Proposed standard will provide means of describing changes that have been made in formulation and performance of asphalt adhesives currently available. It will also provide a tool for purchasing latest asphalt adhesives for use with modified bitumen roof membranes.
Manufacturers call for robust trade agenda.
National Association Of Manufacturers (NAM)    Washington, DC 20004
March 5, 2013 NAM International Economic Policy Committee Chairman, Executive Committee Member, and Ball Corporation Chairman David Hoover issued statement on the Obama Administration’s trade agenda. According to Hoover, strong and robust exports are critical to competitiveness of manufacturers in the U.S. Action is needed to ensure successful results as soon as possible in the ongoing Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations and in new talks with the European Union.
BIO International Convention will host Orphan Disease Forum.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
March 5, 2013 Taking place in Chicago, IL from April 22–25, 2013 BIO International Convention will feature Orphan Disease Forum. BIO President and CEO Jim Greenwood called this forum "an important program which fosters dialogue amongst industry and patients, ultimately benefiting an increasingly diverse population." Convention will also feature partnering event that fosters opportunities for companies to initiate business contacts in friendly environment and schedule meetings prior to convention.

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