[Federal Register Volume 76, Number 78 (Friday, April 22, 2011)]
[Pages 22673-22674]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2011-9878]



National Institute of Standards and Technology

Technology Innovation Program Advisory Board

AGENCY: National Institute of Standards and Technology, Department of 

ACTION: Notice of public meeting--amendment.


SUMMARY: On April 1, 2011, the National Institute of Standards and 
Technology (NIST) published a notice in the Federal Register announcing 
an open meeting for the Technology Innovation Program Advisory Board. 
NIST is issuing this notice to correct the day of the meeting as stated 
in the Summary section. NIST erroneously stated the day as Tuesday, May 
18, 2011. The correct day is Wednesday, May 18, 2011. The rest of the 
notice remains the same and is published here for the public's 

DATES: The meeting will convene Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at 8:30 a.m. 
and will adjourn at 3:30 p.m.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held at the National Institute of 
Standards and Technology, Portrait Room, Building 101, Gaithersburg, 
Maryland 20899. Please note admittance instructions under the 
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section of this notice.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Rene Cesaro, National Institute of 
Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899, telephone 
number (301) 975-2162. Ms. Cesaro's e-mail address is 

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Technology Innovation Program (TIP) 
Advisory Board is composed of ten members appointed by the Director of 
NIST who are eminent in such fields as business, research, science and 
technology, engineering, education, and management consulting. The 
purpose of this meeting is to review and make recommendations regarding 
general policy for the Technology Innovation Program, its organization, 
its budget, and its programs within the framework of applicable 
national policies as set forth by the President and the Congress. The 
agenda will include a TIP update, a presentation on the status of TIP's 
current project portfolio, and a discussion of potential critical 
national need areas for future funding. The agenda may change to 
accommodate Board business. The final agenda will be posted on the TIP 
Web site at: http://www.nist.gov/tip/. Individuals and representatives 
of organizations who would like to offer comments and suggestions 
related to the Board's affairs are invited to request a place on the 
agenda. On May 18, 2011, approximately one-half hour will be reserved 
for public comments, and speaking times will be assigned on a first-
come, first-serve basis. The amount of time per speaker will be 
determined by the number of requests received, but is likely to be 
about three minutes each. Questions from the public will not be 
considered during this period. Speakers who wish to expand upon their 
oral statements, those who had wished to speak but could not be 
accommodated on the agenda, and those who were unable to attend in 
person are invited to submit written statements to the TIP Advisory 
Board, National Institute of Standards and Technology, 100 Bureau 
Drive, MS 4700, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20899, via fax at (301) 975-
4032, or electronically by e-mail to (lorel.wisniewski@nist.gov). All 
visitors to the National Institute of Standards

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and Technology site will have to pre-register to be admitted. Please 
submit your name, time of arrival, e-mail address and phone number to 
Rene Cesaro no later than Friday, May 13, 2011, and she will provide 
you with instructions for admittance. Ms. Cesaro's e-mail address is 
rene.cesaro@nist.gov and her phone number is (301) 975-2162.

    Dated: April 12, 2011.
Charles H. Romine,
Acting Associate Director for Laboratory Programs.
[FR Doc. 2011-9878 Filed 4-21-11; 8:45 am]