Standards Committee Meetings

Standards meetings are held throughout the year. Through these meetings, we hope to better serve our members and facilitate standards development by holding meetings that bring together ideas from different backgrounds and resources.

Upcoming meetings of AAMI committees, U.S. Technical Advisory Groups (TAGs) and the International Committee and Working Group meetings are listed below.


AAMI Committees and U.S. TAGs

Open meetings of AAMI committees and U.S. Technical Advisory Groups (TAGs) are listed here and at the AAMI website (www.aami.org). Agendas for open meetings are usually available from AAMI Central. (Go to https://standards.aami.org/kws/public, find the committee or working group and look under “Upcoming Shared Events” or "Recently Shared Documents"). Note: If you plan to attend a meeting, please send a brief note to the AAMI Standards Department (standards@aami.org) indicating the name and date of the meeting so that staff can contact you in the event of a last-minute cancellation.

January 2018

  • Luer activated valves Working Group (open meeting), 16–18 January 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, CAMLS, Tampa, FL. Contact: celliott@aami.org

March 2018

October 2018

  • AAMI Sterilization Standards Week (open meetings), October 22-25, 2018, Hyatt Regency Baltimore Inner Harbor, 300 Light Street, Baltimore, Maryland.  Event details and schedule of meetings will be available in August 2018.

November 2018

  • Cardiac Rhythm Management Devices Committee (open meeting), 15 November 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, AAMI, Arlington, VA. Contact: jmoyer@aami.org


International Committee and Working Group Meetings

Call or email the indicated staff person at AAMI for more information about upcoming international standards meetings.

January 2018

  • IEC/SC 62A/WG 20, Environmental protection (closed meeting) 16–18 January 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, Tokyo, Japan. Contact: hchoe@aami.org
  • ISO/TC 198/WG 16, Vaporized hydrogen peroxide sterilization (closed meeting), 17 January 2018, 8:00 to 9:30 h, WebEx. Contact: abenedict@aami.org
  • ISO/TC 121/SC3, Lung ventilators and related equipment (and affiliated (J)WGs) (closed meetings), 22–26 January 2018, Tokyo, Japan. Contact: celliott@aami.org
  • ISO/TC 150/SC 2/WG 1, Cardiac valves (closed meeting) 25–27 January 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA. Contact: cbernier@aami.org
  • ISO/TC 150/SC 2/WG 3, Vascular prostheses (closed meeting) 9-11 January 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, Phoenix, AZ USA. Contact: cbernier@aami.org

February 2018

  • ISO/TC 198/WG 8 Microbiological Methods(closed meeting), 12-13 February 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, Berlin, Germany. Contact: abenedict@aami.org
  • ISO/TC 198/WG 7 Packaging (closed meeting), 27 February–1 March 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, Nordhavn, Denmark. Contact: abenedict@aami.org

March 2018

  • ISO/TC 150/SC 6/WG 4, Implantable infusion pumps (closed meeting). 7-8 March 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, AAMI, Arlington, VA, USA. Contact: jmoyer@aami.org.

April 2018

  • ISO/TC 198/WG 3, Moist Heat Sterilization(closed meeting), 9–10 April 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, AAMI, Arlington, VA, USA. Contact: abenedict@aami.org
  • ISO/TC 198/WG 12, Information for Reprocessing of Resterilizable Devices(closed meeting), 11–12 April 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, AAMI, Arlington, VA, USA. Contact: abenedict@aami.org
  • IEC/TC 62, Electrical equipment in medical practice, (affiliated sub-committees, WGs, JWGs, and MTs) (closed meeting) 9–20 April 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, London, UK. Contact: hchoe@aami.org
  • IEC/SC 62D/JWG 35 and JWG 36, Medical robots for surgery and rehabilitation (closed meeting) 23–27 April 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, Ausburg, Germany. Contact: hchoe@aami.org

May 2018

  • IEC/SC 62A/WG 20, Environmental protection (closed meeting) 22–24 May 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, Montreal, Canada. Contact: hchoe@aami.org

June 2018

  • IEC/SC 62D/JWG 35 and JWG 36, Medical robots for surgery and rehabilitation (closed meeting) 4–8 June 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, Kyoto, Japan. Contact: hchoe@aami.org
  • IEC/SC 62A/MT 23, Electromagnetic compatibility (closed meeting) 18–21 June 2018, 9:00 to 17:00 h, Stockholm, Sweden. Contact: hchoe@aami.org

September 2018

  • ISO/TC 150/SC 6 and related working groups (closed meetings), 10–14 September 2018, San Diego, CA, USA. Contact: jmoyer@aami.org
  • ISO/TC 198 and related working groups (closed meetings), 17–21 September 2018, London, UK. Contact: abenedict@aami.org