The American National Standards Institute has opened registration for its World Standards Week 2017, Oct. 16-20 in Washington, D.C.
WSW is an ANSI-hosted annual event designed to inspire open dialogue about developments and challenges related to standardization and conformity assessment, highlighted in multiple speaker sessions and conferences.
This year, the week of events, which unites more than 300 departmental and agency officials, industry leaders, consumer advocates, academics, and standardization executives from across the globe, will include:
The full schedule of events can be accessed here.
WSW is among several ways that ANSI commits to promoting open exchange among various types of standard-setting and conformity assessment organizations who are working in close partnership with government and industry in nearly every sector and product line.
Sponsorship opportunities are also available at a variety of levels for companies and organizations wishing to show their valuable support for the voluntary standardization community.