AGENCY: Economic Development Administration, Commerce.
ACTION: Notice of an Open Meeting.
SUMMARY: The National Advisory Council on Innovation and
Entrepreneurship (NACIE) will hold a public meeting on Thursday, August
24, 2017, from 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) and Friday, August
25, 2017, from 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. ET. During this time, members will
hear from Federal innovation and entrepreneurship policymakers and
program executives and discuss potential policies that would foster
innovation, increase the rate of technology commercialization, and
catalyze the creation of jobs in the United States. Topics to be
covered include innovative manufacturing, rural growth through
innovation and entrepreneurship, apprenticeships in entrepreneurship
and high-growth technology sectors, and alignment of federal innovation
and entrepreneurship policies and programs.
Thursday, August 24, 2017
Time: 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. ET
Friday, August 25, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. ET
ADDRESSES: Herbert Clark Hoover Building (HCHB), 1401 Constitution Ave.
NW., Washington, DC 20230, Room 72015. The entrance to HCHB is located
on the west side of 14th St. NW. between D St. NW. and Constitution
Ave. NW., and a valid government-issued ID is required to enter the
building. Please note that pre-clearance is required in order to both
attend the meeting in person and make a statement during the public
comment portion of the meeting. Please limit comments to five minutes
or less and submit a brief statement summarizing your comments to Craig
Buerstatte (see contact information below) no later than 11:59 p.m. ET
on Friday, August 18, 2017.
Teleconference and/or web conference connection information will be
published prior to the meeting along with the agenda on the NACIE Web
site at https://www.eda.gov/oie/nacie/.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT: Craig Buerstatte, Office of
Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Room 78018, 1401 Constitution Avenue
NW., Washington, DC 20230; email: firstname.lastname@example.org; telephone: +1 202 482
8001; fax: +1 202 273 4781. Please reference "NACIE August 2017
Meeting" in the subject line of your correspondence.