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OSAC Public Status Reports & Open Discussions
Monday, February 22, 2016 3:45:00 PM UTC - Wednesday, February 24, 2016 1:00:00 AM UTC
Duration: 1 day(s) 9 hour(s) 15 minute(s)
NIST's Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC) will hold its public meetings in Las Vegas, Nevada on Monday-Tuesday, Feb. 22 and 23, 2016. 
Attendees of the Organization of Scientific Area Committees for Forensic Science (OSAC) sessions at the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) meeting will be the first to hear about the OSAC’s recent activities and updated priorities. All 29 presentations and questions from the audience will be webcast live, and archived for future on-demand viewing. The OSAC invites all to attend and participate. 

Please register to attend this free on-site event or watch the live WEBCAST.  NIST OSAC Affairs has partnered with the National Institute of Justice’s Forensic Technology Center of Excellence operated by RTI International to manage the registration process and broadcast the webcast to all interested stakeholders.

OSAC Information

OSAC Subcommittee and Scientific Area Committee (SAC) Chairs
On February 22-23, 2016, the OSAC Subcommittee and Scientific Area Committee (SAC) chairs, covering 24 forensic science disciplines, will describe each unit’s latest projects, task groups, and planned outcomes—as well as provide status updates on specific standards or guidelines. 

This event is funded through a Cooperative Agreement (2011-DN-BX-K564) from the National Institute

of Justice (NIJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP), and U.S. Department of Justice (USDOJ). The views,

policies, and opinions expressed are those of the authors and contributors and do not necessarily reflect

those of the NIJ, OJP, or USDOJ.”