Technology Administration


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Noun1.Technology Administration - an agency in the Department of Commerce that works with United States industries to promote competitiveness and maximize the impact of technology on economic growth
Commerce Department, Department of Commerce, DoC, Commerce - the United States federal department that promotes and administers domestic and foreign trade (including management of the census and the patent office); created in 1913
National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST - an agency in the Technology Administration that makes measurements and sets standards as needed by industry or government programs
National Technical Information Service, NTIS - an agency in the Technology Administration that is a primary resource for government-funded scientific and technical and engineering and business related information
bureau, federal agency, government agency, agency, office, authority - an administrative unit of government; "the Central Intelligence Agency"; "the Census Bureau"; "Office of Management and Budget"; "Tennessee Valley Authority"
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During a visit to the PSD's Telecommunications and Information Technology Administration, His Highness also attended the signing of two agreements between Cisco Systems and the PSD to implement Cisco's initiative for electronic protection to train PSD staff.
In defining the duties and authorities of a CTO, Congress and/or the Obama Administration may opt to draw from the duties and authorities of agency-level chief information officers (CIOs) and CTOs; the Bush Administration's use of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to handle CIO, CTO, and e-government responsibilities; the Clinton Administration's "reinventing government" initiative; the Commerce Department's recently-eliminated Technology Administration and its agency predecessors; and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP).
Department of Commerce Technology Administration, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST): Cost Analysis of Inadequate Interoperability in the U.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology is an agency of the Technology Administration, U.
VACANT -- Administrator, Research and Innovative Technology Administration
PHMSA was created last year when Congress voted to eliminate the existing federal oversight agency, the Research and Special Programs Administration, and replace it with two agencies with different missions: the Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA) and the PHMSA.
Mineta made the proposal last December when he announced his intention to transform the Research and Special Programs Administration (RSPA)--where the OPS is currently located--into a new agency called the Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA).
She was undersecretary of technology administration at the U.
In a memo issued late last year, Mineta proposed shifting hazardous materials oversight away from DOT's Research and Special Projects Administration, disbanding that agency, and creating a new Research and Innovative Technology Administration.
The new structure will combine the Technology Administration (TA), the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) and the e-commerce policy functions of the International Trade Administration (ITA) into one consolidated and well-coordinated agency.
Communication between the technology administration side of the College and me (and the users group) is vital.

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