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PMI 2010 Fall Meeting is themed "Taking Charge of Change.".
Plumbing Manufacturers International    Schaumburg, IL 60173
August 9, 2010 To be held October 3-6 at Liaison Capitol Hill, 2010 Fall Meeting will revolve around theme "Taking Charge of Change" and will focus on change to both PMI and plumbing manufacturing world. It will feature Fair Trade Issue Committee Meeting with presentation on U.S. industrial challenges in China related to conformity assessment. Event will also include Member Services Committee Meeting, run by crisis communications expert Marty Boyer, and presentations by experts from Bathroom Manufacturers Association.
Emergency Communications Training covers aircraft incidents.
National Transportation Safety Board    Washington, DC 20594
August 6, 2010 On October 7-8 at NTSB Training Center in Ashburn, VA, NTSB will offer guidance to aviation public affairs professionals on how to effectively manage emergency communications following major aircraft accident or incident. Representatives from the NTSB Office of Public Affairs, members of national news media, as well as airport and airline communications professionals will all be present to offer their specific insights on event and information handling.
NIST Seeks New Members for 9 advisory committees.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
August 6, 2010 NIST requests nominations of qualified individuals for its 9 existing Federal Advisory Committees. Ongoing nominations will be accepted and considered as and when vacancies arise. July 27, 2010 Federal Register notice details each committee, including number of members serving on committee, its objectives and duties, nomination procedure, and committee contacts. New to NIST advisory committees list this year is NIST Smart Grid Advisory Committee.
International Trade Expert to appear at BSA Fall Meeting.
Bearing Specialists Association    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
August 6, 2010 BSA announced that Suzanne Richer, President of Customs and Trade Solutions, Inc., will discuss "International Trade Issues Affecting the Bearing Industry" in luncheon presentation to all attendees at BSA 2010 Fall Meeting on September 27 in Chicago, IL. Richer is licensed customs broker with 25+ years in international supply chain management. She has served in various US ports, counseled corporations in importation of goods, and also counseled on international trade law issues.
SPE to bestow Lifetime Achievement Award on Ford retiree.
Society of Plastics Engineers, Inc    Newtown, CT 06470
August 6, 2010 Allan D. Murray, Ph.D., has been named the tenth recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award from SPE® Automotive Division. Murray worked more than 30 years at Ford Motor Co. as manager of research, manufacturing, and product development, guiding many advanced products and technologies to market. Award recognizes technical achievements of automotive industry executives whose work - in research, design, and engineering - has led to significant integration of polymeric materials on vehicles.
EPA and DOE develop software to secure nation's water supply.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)    Washington, DC 20460
August 6, 2010 Scientists from U.S. EPA and Department of Energy have collaborated in developing Canary water quality software that enhances water system's ability to detect when there has been intentional or unintentional contamination. Used in conjunction with water quality sensors, software detects variety of chemical and biological contaminants, including pesticides, metals, and pathogens. Once contamination is detected, water utility can issue "Do Not Drink" order to prevent ingestion.
JILA Frequency Comb System detects gas impurities.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
August 6, 2010 In step toward solving long-standing problem in semiconductor manufacturing, scientists at JILA and collaborators used their unique version of a "fine-toothed comb" to detect minute traces of contaminant molecules in the arsine gas used to make variety of photonics devices. The research used a NIST/CU invention called cavity-enhanced direct frequency comb spectroscopy to analyze quantity, structure, and dynamics of various atoms and molecules simultaneously.
NIST Research explains cause of green laser pointer flaws.
National Institute of Standards & Technology    Gaithersburg, MD 20899-1070
August 6, 2010 NIST Technical Note (TN 1668), A Green Laser Pointer Hazard, describes nature of problems with green laser pointers and also describes home test performed with inexpensive webcam for detecting excess and potentially dangerous IR light. According to research team, this problem stems from inadequate procedures in manufacturing QA -namely KTP crystal alignment and occurrences where coatings acting as mirrors for IR light at both ends of crystal are too thin.
DOD Maintenance Symposium set for November 15-18.
Society Of Automotive Engineers, Inc. (SAE)    Warrendale, PA 15096
August 6, 2010 Taking place at Tampa Convention Center in Florida, SAE International's 2010 Department of Defense Maintenance Symposium and Exhibition will address effects of overseas congingency operations and reset on maintenance, responsive sustainment of emerging weapons systems, and forging new maintenance organizations and capabilities for warfighter readiness. Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics Gary J. Motsek will serve as conference chairman.
GDP Witnesses Growth in second quarter of 2010.
Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc.    East Syracuse, NY 13057
August 6, 2010 According to U.S. Commerce Department's July 30 gross domestic product (GDP) report, nonresidential fixed investment increased 17% in second quarter of 2010 following revised 7.8% increase in first quarter. Fixed investment in nonresidential structures increased 5.2%, while fixed investment in nonresidential equipment and software went up 21.9%. Also on the rise were total exports (10.3%) and imports (28.8%), personal consumption expenditures (1.6%), and gross domestic purchases (5.1%).
NASA/NIA Forum predicts future of aviation.
NASA    Moffett Field, CA 94035
August 6, 2010 During 3-day forum titled "Aviation Unleashed," futurists, visionaries, entrepreneurs, and technologists will converse and collaborate about what's possible in aviation, given changes in society and advancements in technology. Participants will learn more about how video and tele-technology may shape travel and how advanced aircraft, made of new materials, propelled by innovative engines, some remotely piloted, will give people and goods on-demand mobility.
NFB commends Amazon on unveiling accessible Kindle.
National Federation of the Blind    Baltimore, MD 21230
August 6, 2010 In June 2009, NFB and ACB filed suit against Arizona State University to prevent deployment of Amazon's Kindle DX electronic reading device as means of distributing electronic textbooks since device menus cannot be used by blind students. National Federation of the Blind recently commended Amazon for unveiling new Kindle that will come equipped with voice guide that reads all menu options aloud so blind and other print-disabled people can navigate device menus.
2010 MESA Conference helped unlock operations potential.
MESA International    Chandler, AZ 85226
August 6, 2010 Annual North American Conference brought manufacturers and producers together from across industrial landscape to share best practices on driving operations excellence. Event took attendees deep into pressing challenges and provided real-world, actionable steps that companies can take immediately. Specifically, MESA unveiled its Educational Program and complemented it with additional workshops covering diverse topics. Several case study-centric sessions were also available.
AAMA-Published Documents relate to window anchorage, life cycle testing.
American Architectural Manufacturers Association    Schaumburg, IL 60173-4268
August 6, 2010 AAMA 910-10, Voluntary Life Cycle Specifications and Test Methods for AW Class Architectural Windows and Doors provides specification and test method intended to model, through accelerated testing, normal wear that can be expected during life of typical architectural window or door product. AAMA TIR-A-14-10, Fenestration Anchorage Guidelines, offers engineering rules and guidelines in design and analysis of anchorage fasteners for windows and doors.
EPRI Studies Use of Portable Electronic Devices for Smart Grid applications.
EPRI    Palo Alto, CA 94304
August 6, 2010 EPRI set out to understand capabilities, limitations, and full electric power industry potential of portable electronic devices (PEDs) such as iPod touch® or Android®. Investigations concluded PED technology will present significant opportunities in handheld meter/diagnostic device arena and will subsequently become major component of smart grid sensor market whereby data needs to be streamed, stored, and selectively uploaded from remote location to centralized location.
Hawaii Representatives honored as BIO Legislators of the Year.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
August 5, 2010 BIO has selected Hawaii State Representatives Calvin Say and Clift Tsuji as BIO Co-Legislators of the Year in recognition of their leadership and support of the agricultural bioscience industry. Both have demonstrated support for agricultural biotechnology as a means of creating a more abundant and reliable food supply by increasing crop yields, enhancing resistance to pests and diseases, and enabling farmers to grow crops in more environmentally sustainable way.
Media Registration for BIO Investor Forum available online.
Biotechnology Industry Organization    Washington, DC 20024
August 5, 2010 Scheduled for Oct 5-6, 9th Annual BIO Investor Forum will address investment trends and opportunities in life-sciences with focus on public and venture-stage growth companies. Event will feature more than 140 private and emerging company presentations, including Discovery Track designed for early-stage private company presentations. Program will also include candid therapeutic and business panels highlighting topics such as epigenetics, CNS and orphan diseases, and state of venture capital.
Robot Sales in North America jump 40% in first half of 2010.
Robotic Industries Association    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
August 5, 2010 According to figures released by Robotic Industries Association, a total of 6,316 robots valued at $411.4 million were ordered by North American companies through June, a rise of 40% in dollars over same period in 2009. When orders to companies outside of North America are included, sales increased to 54% in units and 62% in dollars. Among leading robot applications, arc welding showed a 52% gain in units, followed very closely by material handling, up 51%.
ANSI welcomes new members in July.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
August 5, 2010 In July 2010, ANSI welcomed Entech Solar; IAR Accreditation Services, LLC; Lafarge NA Cement; Leotek Electronics USA Corp; Mark Kolokotrones; and OASIS. These organizations joined federation that represents more than 125,000 companies and well over 3.5 million professionals. This diverse constituency works together to develop, implement, and promulgate voluntary consensus standards and related conformance assessment systems.
Task Force seeks comments on cybersecurity challenges.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)    New York, NY 10036
August 5, 2010 ANSI would like to inform all members and constituents that Department of Commerce's Internet Policy Task Force seeks public comments on measures to improve cybersecurity while sustaining innovation in the Internet economy. In particular, DOC seeks information on current public policy and operational challenges affecting cybersecurity, as those challenges may shape the future direction of the Internet and its commercial use in the U.S. and abroad.

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