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Week of June 01 - June 07, 2015

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June 02, 2015 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Add to Outlook New Orleans, LA
Meeting
Scott Ayers Attending the National Candle Association's 2015 Annual Conference & Expo

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be attending the National Candle Association’s 2015 Annual Conference & Expo in New Orleans, LA from June 2nd to June 4th, 2015.  On Wednesday June 3rd, during the conference Mr. Ayers will give a presentation entitled, “Update on CPSC’s Activities Related to Candles and Candle Accessories.”  Details of the conference may be found at, https://eiseverywhere.com//ehome/119071.  For more information please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/11/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 5/12/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 02, 2015 5:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Add to Outlook Arlington, VA
Meeting
Commissioner Mohorovic Speaks at American Association of Exporters and Importers Annual Conference and Expo

Commissioner Joe Mohorovic speaks at the American Association of Exporters and Importers Annual Conference and Expo; 5:00 p.m., Crystal Gateway Marriott, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA. The invitation was extended by Megan Montgomery with AAEI. For additional information contact Ryan Radford at (301) 504-7901.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/27/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 5/28/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 03, 2015 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Outlook Benton Harbor, MI
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Arthur Lee and Andrew Trotta Meeting with Asssociation of Home Appliance Manufacturers

Arthur Lee and Andrew Trotta, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, meeting with Jennifer Cleary and Wayne Morris, Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers (AHAM), and others to discuss clothes dryer fire containment test requirements in the clothes dryer voluntary safety standards; 8:30 AM., Hilton Garden Inn, 1300 Cinema Way, Benton Harbor, Michigan.  The meeting was requested by Mr. Morris.  For additional information contact Andrew Trotta, (301) 987-2057; email: atrotta@cpsc.gov .  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/27/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 5/28/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 03, 2015 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Add to Outlook Bethesda, MD
Meeting
Chairman Kaye Meeting with Members of the COAC 1USG Subcommittee - CPSC Working Group

Chairman Elliot F. Kaye is convening a closed meeting with members of the COAC 1USG Subcommittee – CPSC Working Group to discuss a successful path forward to the Commission’s e-filing alpha project and implementation of the single window.  CPSC and CBP staff will attend the Chairman’s meeting and will be participating as necessary in the discussion.  In accordance with 16 C.F.R. part 1012.4(d)(7)(ii), the Chairman believes extraordinary circumstances require closing this meeting in anticipation of the sharing of highly sensitive business information specific to formulating the requirements of and addressing the challenges presented by the e-filing project as well as the U.S. Government’s vital interest in successfully implementing the single window as outlined in the President’s February 19, 2014, “E.O. – Streamlining the Export/Import Process for America’s Businesses.”  The meeting will be held at the Commission’s headquarters in Bethesda, MD.  For additional information, contact Stephen McGoogan at 301-504-7881.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 6/1/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 6/1/15.

  • Status: Closed to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 03, 2015 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Add to Outlook New Orleans, LA
Meeting
Scott Ayers Attending the National Candle Association's 2015 Annual Conference & Expo

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be attending the National Candle Association’s 2015 Annual Conference & Expo in New Orleans, LA from June 2nd to June 4th, 2015.  On Wednesday June 3rd, during the conference Mr. Ayers will give a presentation entitled, “Update on CPSC’s Activities Related to Candles and Candle Accessories.”  Details of the conference may be found at, https://eiseverywhere.com//ehome/119071.  For more information please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/11/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 5/12/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 03, 2015 11:45 AM to 12:30 PM
Add to Outlook Bethesda, MD
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Neal Cohen and other CPSC Staff Meeting with Bureau Veritas

Neal S. Cohen, Small Business Ombudsman, and members of staff, are meeting with Bureau Veritas to discuss current industry and commission activity, including a discussion of instances when CPSC-accepted laboratories are testing products for requirements that may not be required under federal consumer product safety law.  In addition, Bureau Veritas will also be demonstrating their “OneSource” tool.  Attending from Bureau Veritas will be Rick Rosati, Director of Technical Services, Americas Region, Lisa Bate, Vice President of the Americas region, and Stacey Stannard from Bureau Veritas’s IT department. 11:45 a.m., Bethesda Towers, room 800.  The meeting was requested by Rick Rosati of Bureau Veritas.  For additional information contact, Neal Cohen (301) 504- 7504. (The section of the meeting demonstrating the “OneSource” tool is closed to the public because of the proprietary information that will be discussed.)  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/27/15. Posted in the Public Calendar 5/28/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 04, 2015 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Add to Outlook New Orleans, LA
Meeting
Scott Ayers Attending the National Candle Association's 2015 Annual Conference & Expo

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be attending the National Candle Association’s 2015 Annual Conference & Expo in New Orleans, LA from June 2nd to June 4th, 2015.  On Wednesday June 3rd, during the conference Mr. Ayers will give a presentation entitled, “Update on CPSC’s Activities Related to Candles and Candle Accessories.”  Details of the conference may be found at, https://eiseverywhere.com//ehome/119071.  For more information please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov, 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/11/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 5/12/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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June 04, 2015 11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Add to Outlook Bethesda, MD
Meeting
Commissioner Mohorovic Speaks to Toy Industry Association’s DC Fly-In

Commissioner Joe Mohorovic is speaking to the Toy Industry Association’s DC Fly-In participants including TIA’s Steve Pasierb, Ed Desmond, Al Kaufman, Joan Lawrence, Rebecca Mond, Rachel Derby, Autumn Moore, and Molly Carroll, and Rick Locker with Locker Greenberg & Brainin, Kathrin Belliveau with Hasbro, Doug Blaine with Bachmann Industries, Kirsten Bloxom with Thinkfun, Stephan Brissaud with Iello USA, Lauren Crabtree with Thinkfun, Chet Francis with Inroad Toys, John Gessert with American Plastic Toys, David Hargreaves with Hasbro, Katy Horsman with The Bridge Direct, Sal Irigoyen with Odyssey Toys, Brian Jablon, Pacific Play Tents, Robert Lattuga with Leapfrog Enterprises, Nancy MacPerson with Lego, Drew Metz with Melissa and Doug, LLC, Leigh Moyers with Feld Entertainment, Corinne Murat with Mattel, Andy Musliner with Inroad Toys, Jim Phillips with The Ohio Art Company, Russell Selevan with Ja-Ru, Scott Slifka with Lego, Tom St.Maxens with Mattel, Irina Stan with Schleich USA, Jessica Wright with Schoenhunt Piano Company, and Nancy Zwiers with Funosophy; 11:30 a.m., 4th Floor Hearing Room, Bethesda Towers, Bethesda, MD. The invitation was extended by Autumn Moore. For additional information contact Ryan Radford at (301) 504-7901.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/27/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 5/28/15.

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June 04, 2015 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Add to Outlook Rockville, MD
Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Patricia Edwards Participating in Conference Call with the ASTM F15 Task Group

Patricia Edwards, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15 task group on Gates and Enclosures at 2:00 pm. These meetings were requested by ASTM. Contact Patricia Edwards for call in information, 301-987-2224. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 5/27/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 5/28/15.

  • Status: Open to the Public
  • Substantial
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