Overview of the National Conference on Weights and Measures Annual Meeting

This past summer saw the 98th annual meeting of the National Conference on Weights and Measures (NCWM). The event took place July 14 to 18, 2013 and was held at the Seelbach Hilton in Louisville, Kentucky.
The NCWM meeting convened members from state, local, and federal government in addition to private industry professionals. Three awards were presented to members with an outstanding level of commitment to the industry. They were the Lifetime Achievement Award, Distinguished Service Award, and the Contribution Award. Congratulations to all of the 2013 winners, their names are as follows:

Lifetime Achievement Award:
-    Dr. Charles Greene

Distinguished Service Award:
-    Mike Belue
-    Weston Diggs
-    Kenneth Simila
-    Louis Straub
-    Juana Williams

Contribution Award:
-    Maureen Henzler

The meeting included numerous sessions related to diverse industries, including natural gas and fuel.  A full schedule of events can be found here.

The next annual meeting will take place July 13 to 17, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. An interim meeting will take place January 19-22, 2014 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. You can find additional 2013 meetings on the NCWM website.