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Week of August 17 - August 23, 2015

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August 18, 2015 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM
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Commissioner Robinson and Senior Counsel Boaz Green Attending the Furniture Safety Symposium

Commissioner Marietta Robinson and Boaz Green, Senior Counsel, will attend the Furniture Safety Symposium in High Point, NC. Commissioner Robinson will deliver the opening remarks at 8:30 a.m., Samson Marketing Corp Offices, 2575 Penny Road, High Point, NC.  The invitation was extended by Bill Perdue.  For additional information contact Dottie Lee, (301) 504-7198.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/17/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/18/15.

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August 18, 2015 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Commissioner Mohorovic’s Staff Assistant Bryce Dustman Meeting with American Home Furnishings Alliance and ASTM F15.42 Subcommittee

Commissioner Joe Mohorovic’s Special Assistant Bryce Dustman meeting with meeting with American Home Furnishings Alliance and ASTM F15.42 Subcommittee for Furniture Safety meeting hosted by AHFA at Samson Marketing, 2575 Penny Road, High Point NC; 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. The meeting was requested by John Massale. For additional information contact Ryan Radford at (301) 504-7901.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/14/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/14/15.

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August 18, 2015 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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John Massale, Michael Taylor, Arthur Lee Meeting with American Home Furnishings Alliance and ASTM F15.42 Subcommittee

John Massale, Office of Laboratory Sciences, Michael Taylor, Office of Laboratory Sciences, Arthur Lee, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, meeting with American Home Furnishings Alliance and ASTM F15.42 Subcommittee for Furniture Safety meeting hosted by AHFA at Samson Marketing, 2575 Penny Road, High Point NC.  The meeting to be held from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  For additional information contact John Massale at jmassale@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2292.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 7/31/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 7/31/15.

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August 18, 2015 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Doug Lee and Andrew Trotta Meeting with Representatives from Schneider Electric

Doug Lee and Andrew Trotta, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, meeting with Alan Manche and Ed Larsen, Schneider Electric, to discuss Arc Fault Circuit Interrupter testing and National Electrical Code requirements, 10:00am, National Product Testing and Evaluation Center, Rockville, Md. The meeting was requested by Mr. Manche, VP External Affairs, Schneider Electric. For additional information, contact Doug Lee, (301) 987-2073.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/6/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/7/15.

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August 18, 2015 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
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Chairman Kaye Meeting with American Fireworks Standards Laboratory

Chairman Elliot Kaye and members of his staff are meeting with John Rogers, Executive Director, American Fireworks Standards Laboratory and Quin Dodd, General Counsel, American Fireworks Standards Laboratory to discuss fireworks standards and areas of mutual interests. 10:00am, Bethesda MD, room 724. The meeting was requested by Mr. Quin Dodd. For additional information, contact Steve McGoogan, (301) 504-7588.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/17/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/17/15.

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August 19, 2015 8:30 AM to 1:00 PM
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Commissioner Buerkle and Special Assistant Nancy Lowery Meeting with Polaris

Commissioner Ann Marie Buerkle and Nancy Lowery, Special Assistant, will be meeting with Polaris at the Polaris Product Development Center in Wyoming, MN from 8:30AM (CT) to 1:00PM (CT). The purpose of the meeting is to see Polaris’ research and development, including new products and design as well as future products and technology. Attendees representing Polaris will include: David Longren, Louis Brady, Joel Houlton, Dave Goulet, Paul Vitrano, and Ed Krenik (Bracewell & Giuliani). The meeting will be closed as substantial and detailed proprietary information will be discussed.  The meeting was requested by Ed Krenik.  For additional information contact Katelyn Costello, Executive Assistant, (301) 504-7237.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/14/15. Posted in the Public Calendar 8/14/15.

  • Status: Closed to the Public
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August 19, 2015 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Voluntary Standards Association Meeting
Celestine Kish Participating in an ASTM Task Group Conference Call Regarding Infant Bathtubs

Celestine Kish, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15 task group regarding revisions to the voluntary standard for Infant Bathtubs.  The task group will be discussing changes to the warnings/instructions sections of F2670-13.  This conference call was requested by ASTM.  For additional information contact Celestine Kish at ckish@cpsc.gov or (301) 987-2547.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/13/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/13/15.

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August 20, 2015 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
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Commissioner Buerkle and Special Assistant Nancy Lowery Meeting with Procter & Gamble

Commissioner Ann Marie Buerkle and Nancy Lowery, Special Assistant, will be meeting with Procter & Gamble in Cincinnati, OH. Attendees representing Procter & Gamble will include: Shailesh Jejurikar, Rick Hackman, Len Sauers, Matt Malory, Melanie Laux, Shane Meeker, Rob Bartolo, Chris Kopulos, Sydney Ngochinkeh, and Kersi Vasunia. The meeting will be closed as substantial and detailed proprietary information will be discussed.  The meeting will be held from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.  The meeting was requested by Rick Hackman.  For additional information contact Katelyn Costello, Executive Assistant, (301) 504-7237.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/14/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/14/15.

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August 20, 2015 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
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Perry Sharpless and Other CPSC Staff to Tour the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Vehicle Research

Meeting has been cancelled.

Perry Sharpless, Directorate for Laboratory Sciences, and other CPSC staff will tour the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety Vehicle Research Center in Ruckersville, VA and the Center for Applied Biometrics at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA.  The meeting was requested by Perry Sharpless.  For additional information contact Perry Sharpless, (301) 987-2288; email:  psharpless@cpsc.gov.  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/11/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/11/15.

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August 20, 2015 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
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Scott Ayers Attending a Teleconference with UL 1370 Task Group

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, attending a teleconference with the UL 1370 task group on requirements portable liquid and gel fireplaces from 1:00 p.m. EST to 2:00 p.m. EST.  For more information on this meeting please contact Scott Ayers (sayers@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2030).  Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 8/13/15.  Posted in the Public Calendar 8/14/15.

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