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Upcoming Standards Alliance Events

STANDARDS ALLIANCE ACTIVITIES & OPPORTUNITIES

The Standards Alliance is currently looking for private sector speakers to participation in a variety of projects across the more than 10 participating country/regions. Please see the activities listed below for more information on upcoming activities.

For a complete list of completed Standards Alliance activities please see the chronological list of Recent Standards Alliance Activities at the bottom of this page or visit the country/region tabs for region-specific activities.



Recent Standards Alliance activities:

2018

National Enquiry Point/National Notification Authority Trainings in West Africa
October 2018, Ghana, Senegal and Cote d'Ivoire


Second Regulatory Impact Analysis Training in Zambia
July 19-20, Lusaka, Zambia


Three-part consumer protection roadshow workshop series in West Africa
June 25, 27, and 29, 2018, Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire


Standards Alliance Supports Africa Organization for Standardization (ARSO) 2018 General Assembly
June 18-22, 2018, Durban, South Africa


U.S.–Mozambique Workshop Celebrating World Metrology Day and a Guide to Good Regulatory Practices
May 21 and 22, Maputo, Mozambique


West Africa Training on Textiles and Apparel Standards
March, Ghana and Cote d'Ivoire


U.S. – Zambia Trade and Investment Workshop
March 13 and 14, Lusaka, Zambia


Colombia Delegation Visit and Workshop on Regulatory Coherence and Convergence
January 19, 2018, Washington DC


2017

West Africa Risk-Based Consumer Production Orientation Visit
October 10-13, 2017, Washington DC


Standards Alliance Sends Leonardo Academy Representative to Present in Namibia
October 4-6, 2017, Swakopmund, Namibia


Vietnam Delegation Visit to the U.S.
Washington, D.C, Columbus, OH, and Detroit, MI, September 11-15, 2017


Standards Alliance Workshop on Sharing Best Practices in Chemicals Regulation.
Ho Chi Minh City, Viet Nam, August 22-23, 2017


APEC Advanced TBT & Good Regulatory Practice Workshop
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, August 18-24, 2017


Using the National Quality Policy to Promote U.S. – Mozambique Trade and Investment
Mozambique, August 10, 2017


U.S.-Gulf Conference on Good Regulatory Practices (GRP) and Regulatory Impact Analysis (RIA)
April 24-26, 2017, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


Workshop on Regulatory Impact Analysis in Zambia
April 24-25, 2017 Zambia


Three-Part Workshop Roadshow in West Africa
March 31 – April 5, 2017, West Africa


Standards Alliance Workshop on Key Aspects of Good Regulatory Practice
March 15-16, 2017, Jakarta, Indonesia


Phase II: PERU Workshop on Medical Device Regulation and Standards: Policy and Technical Aspects
January 24 -25, 2017, Lima, Peru


2016

Ghana delegation visit for textiles and apparel
December 6-7, 2016, Washington, DC


ANDEAN-Mexican delegation visit to the U.S.
December 4-10, 2016, Washington, D.C, Detroit, MI, and Corinth, MS


Uganda workshop on ethanol standards
November 15, 2016, Kampala, Uganda


Food Additives, A Global Perspective on Safety Evaluation and Use in Vietnam and Indonesia
September 13 and 15, 2016, Hanoi, Vietnam and Jakarta, Indonesia


African Organization for Standardization (ARSO) – Training on Conformity Assessment
June 20-24, 2016, Arusha, Tanzania


Workshop on Automotive Standards and Regulations in the Americas
COPANT April 18-22, 2016, Guayaquil, Ecuador


Workshop on WTO TBT and SPS Agreements
March 21-22, 2016, Nairobi, Kenya


Focused Enquiry Point Capacity Building Training
March 2016, Kenya


High Level Symposium to Enhance Regulator Expertise on the WTO Agreement on Technical Barriers to Trade
February 9-10, 2016 Mexico City, Mexico



2015

COLOMBIA Orientation visit to Washington, D.C.
November 30 – December 3, 2015, Washington, DC


PERU Workshop on Medical Device Regulation and Standards: Policy and Technical Aspects
November 2-4, 2015 in Lima, Peru


Workshop on notifications and public consultation
August 6-8, 2015, Arusha, Tanzania


Central America Conference on Textiles Standards and Customs Procedures
June 23-24, 2015, Guatemala City, Guatemala


U.S.-SADC exchange on GRP with SADCSTAN AND SADCTRLC
June 1-2, 2015, Johannesburg, South Africa


Workshop on the code of good Practice
May 12-13, 2015, Bogota, Colombia.


ISO national mirror committee training
March 30 – April 1, 2015, Maseru, Lesotho



2014

North American Conference on Good Regulatory Practice
December 10-11, 2014, Mexico City, Mexico


Training on Conformity Assessment
November 3-7, 2014, Mexico City, Mexico


Workshop on regulatory decision-making
October 29-30, 2014, Lima, Peru


Joint assessment meetings
May 2014, Mexico City, Mexico


Joint assessment meetings in Vietnam and Laos
April 7-11, 2014


Standards in Trade conference: Conformity Assessment in the Electric and Electronics Sector
March 2014, Gaithersburg, Maryland


Joint assessment meetings in Kenya and Burundi
February 2014


Joint assessment meetings in Amman, Jordan, and Rabat, Morocco.
January 2014


Joint assessment meetings
January 2014, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


Enquiry Point Benchmarking Visit to the U.S
January 13-17, 2014, Washington, DC



2013

Training and National Enquiry Point Exchange
December 9-11, 2013, Nairobi, Kenya


Training for National Enquiry Points.
December 2013, Lesotho, Malawi, and Zambia


Joint assessment meetings in Johannesburg and Pretoria, South Africa
November 19-21, 2013


Standards Alliance Inaugural U.S. Event
September 26, 2013, Washington, DC
Opening ceremony and cocktail reception including high-level speakers from USAID, USTR, Department of Commerce, and the Peruvian government


Training/information exchange on conformity assessment
September 19, 2013, Lima, Peru
U.S. participation by videoconference


Joint assessment meetings conducted in Bogota, Colombia.
August 2013
Work plan expected to be released in early 2014.


Training/information exchange on metrology and legal metrology
August 29, 2013, Lima, Peru


Best Practices in Standardization and Regulation: Experiences in the U.S. and Peru
August 6, 2013, Lima, Peru and August 8, 2013 Arequipa, Peru


Good Regulatory Practices: Shared Experiences of the United States and Indonesia
June 20-21, 2013 Jakarta, Indonesia
Exchange on interagency coordination and public consultation, with identification of areas for further cooperation.