Andrew Stadnik, Sabrina Keller, Arlene Flecha and other CPSC staff Meeting with Representatives of the Federal Government of Brazil and the Center for International Private Enterprise

May
07
2019
Andrew Stadnik, Sabrina Keller, Arlene Flecha and other CPSC staff Meeting with Representatives of the Federal Government of Brazil and the Center for International Private Enterprise
9:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
5/7/19 9:00 am to 11:00 am EDT
Rockville, Maryland
Topic: Other
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2019-05-07 09:00:00 2019-05-07 11:00:00 America/New_York Andrew Stadnik, Sabrina Keller, Arlene Flecha and other CPSC staff Meeting with Representatives of the Federal Government of Brazil and the Center for International Private Enterprise

Andrew Stadnik, Associate Executive Director for Laboratory Sciences, Sabrina Keller, Deputy Director, Office of Import Surveillance, Arlene Flecha, International Programs Manager, Office of International Programs, and other CPSC staff will meet with representatives of the federal government of Brazil and the Center for International Private Enterprise, to explain the CPSC’s mission, goals, and general procedures; 9:00am on May 7, 2019, at the CPSC’s National Product Testing and Evaluation Center in Rockville, Maryland.  The meeting was requested by the Center for International Private Enterprise.  For additional information, contact Arlene Flecha at 301-504-7052, aflechacastra@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/24/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/24/19. (S)

Rockville, Maryland

Andrew Stadnik, Associate Executive Director for Laboratory Sciences, Sabrina Keller, Deputy Director, Office of Import Surveillance, Arlene Flecha, International Programs Manager, Office of International Programs, and other CPSC staff will meet with representatives of the federal government of Brazil and the Center for International Private Enterprise, to explain the CPSC’s mission, goals, and general procedures; 9:00am on May 7, 2019, at the CPSC’s National Product Testing and Evaluation Center in Rockville, Maryland.  The meeting was requested by the Center for International Private Enterprise.  For additional information, contact Arlene Flecha at 301-504-7052, aflechacastra@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/24/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/24/19. (S)

Scott Ayers Attending the ASHRAE Annual Conference in Kansas City, MO

Jun
2019
22
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Jun
2019
26
Scott Ayers Attending the ASHRAE Annual Conference in Kansas City, MO
3:15 pm to 12:30 pm EDT
6/22/19 3:15 pm to 6/26/19 12:30 pm EDT
Kansas City, Missouri
Topic: Other
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2019-06-22 15:15:00 2019-06-26 12:30:00 America/New_York Scott Ayers Attending the ASHRAE Annual Conference in Kansas City, MO

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences attending the ASHRAE Annual Conference in Kansas City, MO from June 22 to June 26, 2019.  Events will take place at both the Kansas City Convention Center (301 West 13th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105) and the Marriot Kansas City Downtown (200 West 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105). June 22 plenary session starts 3:15pm and the remaining days start at 8:00am and ending times vary by day [June 23 ends 4:45pm, June 24 ends 3:45pm, June 25 ends 4:45pm, June 26 ends 12:30PM].  For more information, please contact Scott Ayers (preferred sayers@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2030). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/24/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/24/19. (S)

Kansas City, Missouri

Scott Ayers, Directorate for Engineering Sciences attending the ASHRAE Annual Conference in Kansas City, MO from June 22 to June 26, 2019.  Events will take place at both the Kansas City Convention Center (301 West 13th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105) and the Marriot Kansas City Downtown (200 West 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105). June 22 plenary session starts 3:15pm and the remaining days start at 8:00am and ending times vary by day [June 23 ends 4:45pm, June 24 ends 3:45pm, June 25 ends 4:45pm, June 26 ends 12:30PM].  For more information, please contact Scott Ayers (preferred sayers@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2030). Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/24/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/24/19. (S)

Kevin Lee Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15 Stationary Activity Centers Subcommittee Task Group

May
02
2019
Kevin Lee Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15 Stationary Activity Centers Subcommittee Task Group
12:30 pm to 12:30 pm EDT
5/2/19 12:30 pm to 12:30 pm EDT
Rockville, Maryland
Topic: Baby/Toddler
Category:
Status:
2019-05-02 12:30:00 2019-05-02 12:30:00 America/New_York Kevin Lee Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15 Stationary Activity Centers Subcommittee Task Group

On May 2, 2019, from 12:00pm to 1:00pm, Kevin Lee, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15 Stationary Activity Centers Subcommittee’s task group to continue discussing the frayed support strap issue.  This conference call was requested by ASTM.  For additional information,  including call-in information, please contact Kevin Lee at 301-987-2486 or klee@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/24/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/24/19. (S)

Rockville, Maryland

On May 2, 2019, from 12:00pm to 1:00pm, Kevin Lee, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15 Stationary Activity Centers Subcommittee’s task group to continue discussing the frayed support strap issue.  This conference call was requested by ASTM.  For additional information,  including call-in information, please contact Kevin Lee at 301-987-2486 or klee@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/24/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/24/19. (S)

Patty Adair and Richard McCallion Meeting with Facebook Technologies

Apr
30
2019
Patty Adair and Richard McCallion Meeting with Facebook Technologies
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
4/30/19 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
Rockville, Maryland
Topic: Other
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2019-04-30 14:00:00 2019-04-30 15:00:00 America/New_York Patty Adair and Richard McCallion Meeting with Facebook Technologies

Patty Adair and Richard McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, meeting with Facebook Technologies to discuss safety implications of virtual reality systems, Tuesday, April 30 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST, at the CPSC’s National Product Testing and Evaluation Center, 5 Research Place, Rockville, MD. The meeting was requested by Mr. Timothy L. Mullin, Jr., Miles and Stockbridge P.C.  For additional information, please contact Patty Adair at 301-504-7335 or padair@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/23/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/23/19. (S)

Rockville, Maryland

Patty Adair and Richard McCallion, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, meeting with Facebook Technologies to discuss safety implications of virtual reality systems, Tuesday, April 30 from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST, at the CPSC’s National Product Testing and Evaluation Center, 5 Research Place, Rockville, MD. The meeting was requested by Mr. Timothy L. Mullin, Jr., Miles and Stockbridge P.C.  For additional information, please contact Patty Adair at 301-504-7335 or padair@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/23/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/23/19. (S)

Tim Smith and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM Infant Bedding Standard Update Task Group

Apr
30
2019
Tim Smith and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM Infant Bedding Standard Update Task Group
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
4/30/19 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Rockville, Maryland
Topic: Baby/Toddler
Category:
Status:
2019-04-30 13:00:00 2019-04-30 14:00:00 America/New_York Tim Smith and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM Infant Bedding Standard Update Task Group

Tim Smith, Division of Human Factors, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call of the ASTM Infant Bedding Standard Update Task Group to discuss changes to the Infant Bedding voluntary standard April 30, 2019, from 1:00pm to 2:00pm. The meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, please contact Tim Smith at tsmith@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2557. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/23/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/23/19. (S)

Rockville, Maryland

Tim Smith, Division of Human Factors, and other CPSC staff will be participating in a conference call of the ASTM Infant Bedding Standard Update Task Group to discuss changes to the Infant Bedding voluntary standard April 30, 2019, from 1:00pm to 2:00pm. The meeting was requested by ASTM. For additional information, including call-in information, please contact Tim Smith at tsmith@cpsc.gov or 301-987-2557. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/23/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/23/19. (S)

Patricia Adair, Rik Khanna, and Andrew Trotta, Attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire, Electrical Council, Consumer Councils and Annual Meeting

May
2019
06
to
May
2019
08
Patricia Adair, Rik Khanna, and Andrew Trotta, Attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire, Electrical Council, Consumer Councils and Annual Meeting
8:00 am to 04:30 pm EDT
5/6/19 8:00 am to 5/8/19 4:30 pm EDT
Wheeling, Illinois
Topic: Fire, Other
Category:
Status:
2019-05-06 08:00:00 2019-05-08 16:30:00 America/New_York Patricia Adair, Rik Khanna, and Andrew Trotta, Attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire, Electrical Council, Consumer Councils and Annual Meeting

 

May 6 to May 8, 2019, from 8:00am to 4:30pm each day, Patricia Adair and Rik Khanna, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, and Andrew Trotta, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire, Electrical Council, Consumer Councils and Annual Meeting at the Westin Chicago North Shore Hotel 601 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Wheeling, IL 60090, to discuss consumer product safety standards for (1) fire suppression equipment, fire resistant building designs, flame and smoke characteristics of building materials and other products related to fire safety, (2) electrical appliances, utilization equipment, construction equipment, and materials, (3) provide advice for establishing levels of safety for consumer products, and aid in educating the general public in the safer use of consumer products. This meeting was requested by UL. For additional information, contact Rik Khanna at 301-987-2508 or rkhanna@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/22/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/22/19. (S)

Wheeling, Illinois

 

May 6 to May 8, 2019, from 8:00am to 4:30pm each day, Patricia Adair and Rik Khanna, Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction, and Andrew Trotta, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, attending the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Fire, Electrical Council, Consumer Councils and Annual Meeting at the Westin Chicago North Shore Hotel 601 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Wheeling, IL 60090, to discuss consumer product safety standards for (1) fire suppression equipment, fire resistant building designs, flame and smoke characteristics of building materials and other products related to fire safety, (2) electrical appliances, utilization equipment, construction equipment, and materials, (3) provide advice for establishing levels of safety for consumer products, and aid in educating the general public in the safer use of consumer products. This meeting was requested by UL. For additional information, contact Rik Khanna at 301-987-2508 or rkhanna@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/22/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/22/19. (S)

Stephen Harsanyi and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15.77 Subcommittee for Magnets

Apr
26
2019
Stephen Harsanyi and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15.77 Subcommittee for Magnets
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
4/26/19 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EDT
Rockville, Maryland
Topic: Other
Category:
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2019-04-26 14:00:00 2019-04-26 15:00:00 America/New_York Stephen Harsanyi and other CPSC staff Participating in a Teleconference with the ASTM F15.77 Subcommittee for Magnets

April 26, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:00pm EDT Stephen Harsanyi and other CPSC staff, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15.77 subcommittee for magnets.  The subcommittee will discuss the proposed magnets standard.  The meeting was requested by ASTM.  For additional information, including call in information, contact Stephen Harsanyi at 301-987-2209 or sharsanyi@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/19/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/22/19. (S)

Rockville, Maryland

April 26, 2019, 2:00pm to 3:00pm EDT Stephen Harsanyi and other CPSC staff, Directorate for Engineering Sciences, will be participating in a conference call with the ASTM F15.77 subcommittee for magnets.  The subcommittee will discuss the proposed magnets standard.  The meeting was requested by ASTM.  For additional information, including call in information, contact Stephen Harsanyi at 301-987-2209 or sharsanyi@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/19/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/22/19. (S)

Huy Le and other CPSC staff Participating via Teleconference in an ANSI C18/NEMA Battery Working Group to Revise Requirements for “Keep out of Reach” Pictograms, for Inclusion in ANSI C18 Battery Safety Standards

May
02
2019
Huy Le and other CPSC staff Participating via Teleconference in an ANSI C18/NEMA Battery Working Group to Revise Requirements for “Keep out of Reach” Pictograms, for Inclusion in ANSI C18 Battery Safety Standards
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
5/2/19 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm EDT
Rockville, Maryland
Topic: Batteries
Category:
Status:
2019-05-02 13:00:00 2019-05-02 14:00:00 America/New_York Huy Le and other CPSC staff Participating via Teleconference in an ANSI C18/NEMA Battery Working Group to Revise Requirements for “Keep out of Reach” Pictograms, for Inclusion in ANSI C18 Battery Safety Standards

Thursday, May 2, 2019, Huy Le and other Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction staff, are participating in an ANSI C18/NEMA battery working group to revise requirements for “Keep out of Reach” Pictograms, for inclusion in ANSI C18 battery safety standards; 1:00pm to 2:00pm, by teleconference. This conference call was requested by the ANSI C18.6 Working Group Chair. For additional information, including call-in information contact Huy Le, at 301-987-2307 or hhle@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/19/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/22/19. (S)

Rockville, Maryland

Thursday, May 2, 2019, Huy Le and other Office of Hazard Identification and Reduction staff, are participating in an ANSI C18/NEMA battery working group to revise requirements for “Keep out of Reach” Pictograms, for inclusion in ANSI C18 battery safety standards; 1:00pm to 2:00pm, by teleconference. This conference call was requested by the ANSI C18.6 Working Group Chair. For additional information, including call-in information contact Huy Le, at 301-987-2307 or hhle@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/19/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/22/19. (S)

Arthur Lee Presenting at the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Fire, Life Safety, Security and Emergency Communication Group and Health Care Communications & Emergency Call Systems Group Meetings

Apr
30
2019
Arthur Lee Presenting at the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Fire, Life Safety, Security and Emergency Communication Group and Health Care Communications & Emergency Call Systems Group Meetings
8:00 am to 5:00 pm EDT
4/30/19 8:00 am to 5:00 pm EDT
Alexandria, Virginia
Topic: Other
Category:
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2019-04-30 08:00:00 2019-04-30 17:00:00 America/New_York Arthur Lee Presenting at the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Fire, Life Safety, Security and Emergency Communication Group and Health Care Communications & Emergency Call Systems Group Meetings

Arthur Lee, Engineering Sciences, will be presenting at the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Fire, Life Safety, Security and Emergency Communication Group and Health Care Communications & Emergency Call Systems Group meetings; 8:00 am to 5:00 pm on April 30, 2019, Hilton, Alexandria, VA.  CPSC staff will be presenting on the National Smoke and CO Alarm Survey. The meeting is being organized by NEMA.  For additional information, contact Arthur Lee at 301-987-2008 or alee@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/19/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/22/19. (S)

Alexandria, Virginia

Arthur Lee, Engineering Sciences, will be presenting at the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) Fire, Life Safety, Security and Emergency Communication Group and Health Care Communications & Emergency Call Systems Group meetings; 8:00 am to 5:00 pm on April 30, 2019, Hilton, Alexandria, VA.  CPSC staff will be presenting on the National Smoke and CO Alarm Survey. The meeting is being organized by NEMA.  For additional information, contact Arthur Lee at 301-987-2008 or alee@cpsc.gov. Transmitted to the Office of the Secretary 4/19/19. Posted in the Public Calendar 4/22/19. (S)