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NIST Industry Day 2012


The NIST Acquisition Management Division will partner with the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) to host an Industry Day at the NIST Gaithersburg, MD campus to share information about NIST, and to encourage vendors to market their capabilities and products to the Department of Commerce and NIST.


United States Department of Commerce (DOC)

National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) &

Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce (MCCC)

NIST/MCCC Industry Day Agenda


8:00 - 12:00

February 8, 2012

NIST Gaithersburg, MD 20899

Red Auditorium


8:00 Registration and light Continental Breakfast

  • Master of Ceremonies - Cecelia Royster, Chief NIST Acquisition Management

8:30 Welcome Dr. Willie May, Associate Director for Laboratory Programs and Principal Deputy Office of the Director

8:35 Opening Remarks George Jenkins, NIST CFO

8:40 Gigi Godwin, President/CEO Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce

8:50 Message from The Small Business Administration Malda Brown, Small Business Administration, Procurement Center Representative

9:00 NIST Speakers

  • Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership – (Speaker to be named)
  • Material Measurement Laboratory - Mike Fasolka
  • Engineering Laboratory - (Speaker to be named)
  • Information Technology Laboratory – Barbara Guttman
  • Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology - Vincent Luciani
  • NIST Center for Neutron Research - Paul Brand

10:15 Question & Answer Session

10:30 Closing Remarks Barry Berkowitz, DOC Senior Procurement Executive, and Director, Office of Acquisition Management

10:30 – 12:00pm Networking - NIST Laboratory Staff and MCCC GovConNet Partners

12:00 Adjourn

Security Instructions:

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Start Date: Wednesday, February 8, 2012
Location: Building 101 in the Red Auditorium
Format: Conference


For directions see

Additional information on the event and registration information can be found at Search NIST-AMD-INDUSTRY-DAY-2012 in the Quick Search engine. Deadline for registration is Wednesday, February 1, 2012, or until registration is full.

Registration Contact:

Contact: Jo-Lynn Davis

Phone: 301-975-6337


Alternate Contact: Cremona Brooks

Phone: 301-975-6348


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