News
Print PDF

Practice Areas

Export Committees on Regulations, Emerging Technology, Sensors to Meet

Tuesday, March 07, 2017
Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report

Export Regulations. The Bureau of Industry and Security’s Regulations and Procedures Technical Advisory Committee will hold a partially open meeting March 30 in Washington, D.C. This committee advises BIS on implementation of the Export Administration Regulations and provides for continuing review to update the EAR as needed. The agenda for the public session of the upcoming meeting includes updates on export enforcement, regulations, and the Automated Export System.

 

Emerging Technology. The BIS Emerging Technology and Research Advisory Committee will hold a partially open meeting March 23-24 in Washington, D.C. This committee advises BIS on emerging technology and research activities, including those related to deemed exports.

The open session of this meeting will include an update on export control issues; a review of emerging technologies in the news, including regulatory uncertainty and the associated business risk for emerging technologies; a discussion of recent export control and emerging technologies activities; and a discussion on industry sectors being reviewed by the committee, including electronics and graphene circuits, graphene metamaterials, robotics and big data, optoelectronics and photonics, additive manufacturing, advanced materials, autonomous technology, and hypersonics.

Sensors and Instrumentation. The BIS Sensors and Instrumentation Technical Advisory Committee will hold a partially open meeting April 18 in Washington, D.C. This committee advises BIS on technical questions that affect the level of export controls applicable to sensors and instrumentation equipment and technology. The open session of the upcoming meeting will include remarks from BIS management and industry presentations.

To get news like this in your inbox daily, subscribe to the Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg Trade Report.

Customs & International Headlines