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The NTIS Advisory Board

The NTIS Advisory Board

The National Technical Information Service Advisory Board was established by the Secretary of Commerce pursuant to Section 212(c) of the National Technical Information Act of 1988 (15 U.S.C. 3704b(c)) in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (5 U.S.C. App. 2).


The NTIS Advisory Board reviews the general policies of NTIS, including those regarding fees and charges for its products and services.  Drawing upon the expertise of its members, the Advisory Board advises the Secretary of Commerce and the Director of NTIS on such policies.  It also provides guidance regarding customer needs, trends in the information industry, and changes in the way NTIS customers acquire and use its products and services.

Notices of Upcoming Meetings

Notice of upcoming meetings of the NTIS Advisory Board are announced in the Federal Register. The next proposed Advisory Board meeting will meet on Thursday, November 12, 2020 from 1:00 p.m. to approximately 4:30 p.m., Eastern Time, via teleconference. https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2020/10/06/2020-22024/national-technical-information-service-advisory-board

Meeting Agenda

The NTIS Advisory Board Meeting Agenda 6-29-2020.

The NTIS Advisory Board Presentation Meeting 6-29-2020.