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IEST is Accepting Nominations for its 2016-2017 Executive Board and Technical Awards


Help another industry professional develop their legacy

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL (Sept 28, 2015) —The Institute of Environmental Sciences and Technology (IEST) begins recruiting future leaders and noteworthy professionals for five open Executive Board seats and 17available Technical Awards.

Executive Board positions open for nomination include: President-elect, Membership Vice President, Technical Vice President (Design, Test and Evaluation/Product Reliability), Education Vice President (Contamination Control), Vice President of Planning. Board nominates can come from any industry professional. A nominee must be an IEST member in good standing. Nomination deadline is December 1, 2015.

Throughout its distinguished history, IEST has honored more than 200 industry leaders with Technical Awards recognizing their contributions to the contamination control; design, test, and reliability; and nanotechnology fields. Recognize the achievements of an outstanding professional in your industry by submitting a nomination for IEST’s Technical Honors and Awards program.

Awards are offered for contributions to technologic advancements, standards development, published scientific literature, industry education, and advancement of IEST. IEST Members can nominate any deserving industry professional. The nomination deadline is December 1, 2015.

Please visit the Members Only area at or contact Jennifer Sklena at before December 1, 2015 to complete your nominations.