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    Workshop Agenda


    How U.S. Government Agencies Encourage Implementation of Sustainable Construction
    Mary C. McKiel, Ph. D.
    U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Chairman of the Board of ASTM International
    Overview and Timeline for Gulf Building Code Project
    Dr. Mohammed Bin Saif Al-Kuwari
    Assistant Undersecretary for Laboratories and Standardization Affairs, Ministry of Environment, Qatar
    Sustainability in the Codes of the ICC
    Hamid Naderi
    International Code Council
    Aspects of Sustainability in Codes of IAPMO
    Dave Viola
    International IAPMO
    Aspects of Sustainability in Codes of ACI
    Ronald G. Burg, P.E.
    American Concrete Institute (ACI)
    Aspects of Sustainability in UL Standards
    Ann Weeks
    Overview and Management of ASTM Technical Committees
    Katharine Morgan
    ASTM International
    An Overview of ASTM's Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) Program
    Tim Brooke
    ASTM International
    Implementing Environmental Product Declarations – An Industry Perspective
    Barry Descheneaux
    Implementing Environmental Product Declaration
    Ralph M. Paroli, Ph.D
    National Research Council of Canada and Member of ASTM International Board of Directors
    Product Certification within the GSO
    Saad Al-Kasabi, Ph.D
    Metrology and Quality Organization
    Memorandum of Understanding Program with the GSO and its Members
    Kimberly Simms
    ASTM International
    Standards & Metrology in Kuwait
    Eng. Fahhad S. Al Mutairi
    Standards & Industrial Services Affairs
    Effective Implementation of “GSO and National Standards and the Product conformity Assessment Systems” in GCC Member States
    Saoud Nasser Mansoor Al-Khusaibi
    Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Sultanate of Oman
    Practices of Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Org. in Delivering Standards
    Saudi Standards, Metrology and Quality Org.
    Preparation of Yemen Standards
    Waleed Abdulrahman Othman
    Yemen Standardization, Metrology & Quality Control Organization (YSMO)