[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 234 (Wednesday, December 5, 2012)]
[Page 72322]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2012-28600]

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Economic Development Administration

The National Advisory Council on Innovation and Entrepreneurship 
Meeting of the National Advisory Council on Innovation and 

AGENCY: U.S. Department of Commerce.

ACTION: Notice of an open meeting.


SUMMARY: The National Advisory Council on Innovation and 
Entrepreneurship will hold a meeting on Tuesday, December 11, 2012. The 
open meeting will be held from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. and will be open 
to the public via conference call. The meeting will take place at the 
U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., Washington 
DC 20230. The Council was chartered on November 10, 2009 to advise the 
Secretary of Commerce on matter related to innovation and 
entrepreneurship in the United States.

Date: December 11, 2012.
    Time: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (EST).

ADDRESSES: U.S. Department of Commerce, 1401 Constitution Avenue NW., 
Washington, DC 20230. Please specify if any specific requests for 
participation two business days in advance. Last minute requests will 
be accepted, but may be impossible to complete.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The purpose of the meeting is to discuss the 
latest initiatives by the Administration and the Secretary of Commerce 
on the issues of innovation, entrepreneurship and commercialization. 
The meeting will also discuss efforts by the U.S. Department of 
Commerce around manufacturing, exports and investment. Specific topics 
for discussion include manufacturing, investment, exports, innovation 
commercialization, entrepreneurship, federal programs for 
commercialization and technology transfer and a second term agenda 
supporting innovation, entrepreneurship and commercialization with 
senior Administration officials. Any member of the public may submit 
pertinent questions and comments concerning the Council's affairs at 
any time before or after the meeting. Comments may be submitted to the 
Office of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the contact information 
below. Copies of the meeting minutes will be available within 90 days.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Nish Acharya, Office of Innovation and 
Entrepreneurship, Room 7019, 1401 Constitution Avenue, Washington, DC 
20230; telephone: 202-482-4068; fax: 202-273-4781. Please reference 
``NACIE December 11, 2012'' in the subject line of your fax.

    Dated: November 11, 2012.
Nish Acharya,
Director, Office of Innovation & Entrepreneurship, U.S. Department of 
[FR Doc. 2012-28600 Filed 12-4-12; 8:45 am]