Mailers' Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC)

The Mailers' Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) is a venue for the United States Postal Service to share technical information with mailers, and to receive their advice and recommendations on matters concerning mail-related products and services, in order to enhance customer value and expand the use of these products and services for the mutual benefit of Mailing Industry stakeholders and the Postal Service.

MTAC Meetings

The Postmaster General's Mailers' Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) is a venue for the United States Postal Service (Postal Service) to share technical information with mailers, and to receive their advice and recommendations on matters concerning mail-related products and services, in order to enhance customer value and expand the use of these products and services for the mutual benefit of Mailing Industry stakeholders and the Postal Service.

The MTAC Open Session and Reception are held quarterly on Tuesdays starting at 1 p.m. The MTAC Membership meetings and Focus Group discussions are on Wednesdays, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Postal Service's national headquarters at 475 L'Enfant Plaza SW, Washington, D.C. 20260-0004.

2019 MTAC Meeting Dates

  • February 26 - 28, 2019
  • June 18 - 20, 2019
  • August 27 - 29, 2019
  • October 29 - 31, 2019

Information for August and October reservations will be posted shortly.

MTAC Membership Information

Contact Lists
08/07/2019
Publications
03/14/2019
Publications
09/21/2018
Fact Sheets
05/27/2015
Mailers' Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC): Celebrating 50 Years of Achievement

This document provivdes information regarding MTAC's 50 Years of Achievement.

Publications
12/12/2017
Role of MTAC Leadership Committee

This document provides information about the roles within the MTAC Leadership Committee, work groups, Issue Tracking, and General Membership Meetings.

MTAC Administrative Information

Fact Sheets
05/27/2015
Mailers' Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) Logos

MTAC logos in different sizes, which may be copied and pasted. 

Applications/ Forms
Mailers' Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) Association Membership Form

This is a membership form for associations to participate in MTAC. Forms can not be completed online.

Applications/ Forms
Mailers' Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) Participant Recommendation Form

This form allows MTAC member associations to recommend non-MTAC members to attend quarterly meetings/focus group sessions. Forms can not be completed online.

Announcements
08/20/2018
Mailers' Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) 2018 Hotel Accommodations

This document provides information on rates at the Canopy by Hilton and the Hyatt House Hotel Accommodations for the 2018 MTAC meetings.

MTAC Meeting Agendas, Notes and Presentations (Current Year)

Current Year MTAC Agendas, Notes and Presentations. For previous years, please click here.

2019 MTAC Meeting Agendas
Announcements
06/12/2019
Announcements
06/12/2019
2019 June Focus Group Agenda

Updated 6.12.2019 - Agenda for June 2019 MTAC Focus Group Meetings

2019 Pre MTAC Webinars
Presentations
06/14/2019
2019 June Pre MTAC Webinar - Mail Prep and Entry, Operations

Powerpoint deck from Pre MTAC Webinar

Presentations
06/13/2019
2019 June Pre MTAC Webinar - Mail Prep & Entry Operations

Brief silence at start of recording; starts at 1:40.

Presentations
06/08/2019
2019 June Pre MTAC Enterprise Analytics (June 6, 2019)

Pre MTAC Webinar Powerpoint - Steve Dearing and Julieann Hess

Presentations
06/08/2019
2019 June Pre MTAC Webinar Enterprise Analytics (June 6, 2019)

Pre MTAC Webinar Powerpoint - Jim Wilson

Presentations
06/07/2019
2019 June Pre MTAC Webinar - Enterprise Analytics (June 6, 2019)

Technical difficulties for first three minutes, afterward slides are viewable. 

Presentations
06/08/2019
Presentations
06/04/2019
2019 June Mail Entry and Payment Technology Pre MTAC Webinar (June 3, 2019)

Mail Entry and Payment Technology Pre MTAC Webinar Recording

Presentations
02/19/2019
2019 February Pre MTAC Webinar Enterprise Analytics PPT (February 13. 2019)

Steve Dearing's Enterprise Analytics - Pre MTAC webinar PPT

2019 MTAC Meeting Presentations
Presentations
06/19/2019
Sandboxx_MTAC Open Session_18_June_2019

Presented by Sam Meek, Sandboxx, Founder and CEO

Presentations
06/19/2019
Academic Outreach Update_MTAC Open Session_18_June_2019

Presented by Vicki Stephen, Director, Mailing Services

Presentations
06/19/2019
Marketing Update_MTAC Open Session_18_June_2019

Open Session presentation - Jakkie Krage Strakko, CCMO

Presentations
06/19/2019
Operations Update_MTAC Open Session_18_June_2019

Presented by Dave Williams, COO

Presentations
06/19/2019
Presentations
06/19/2019
Information Security Update_MTAC June 19, 2019

Presented by Greg Crabb, Chief Information Security Officer

Presentations
02/27/2019
2019 MTAC Open Session (February 26, 2019)

Welcome & Introductions:  Steve Monteith, MTAC USPS Chair and Wanda Senne, MTAC Industry Chair Opening Remarks:  Megan Brennan, Postmaster General and Chief Executive Officer

Presentations
02/27/2019
2019 MTAC Operations Update (February 26, 2019)

Operations Update from Dave Williams, Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President

Presentations
02/26/2019
2019 MTAC CCMO Presentation - Marketing Trends (February 26, 2019)

Presentation by Jakki Krage Strako, Chief Customer and Marketing Officer, MTAC February 26, 2019

Presentations
02/26/2019
2019 MTAC Presentation - Consumer Mail Trends (2.26.2019)

Presentation given by Markes Lucius, Manager, Market Research and Insights, February 2019 MTAC

Presentations
02/27/2019
2019 MTAC Update on the Paper Industry (February 26, 2019)

Update on Paper Industry: John Jankowski, Director Corporate Development and Kathy Haynes, Regional VP of Publishing Sales, Sappi North America                                             

Presentations
02/27/2019
2019 MTAC - Leadership Changes (February 26, 2019)

Update on USPS Leadership Changes - Kristin Seaver, Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice President

2019 Focus Group Notes and Presentations

MTAC User Group, Work Group, and Task Team Information

Contact Lists
07/18/2019
Presentations
07/18/2019
User Guides
08/22/2018
User Guides
08/22/2018
Mailers' Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) Task Team Guidelines (8-22-2018)

Document contains updated Task Team Guidelines (August 22, 2018)

User Guides
08/22/2018
Mailers' Technical Advisory Committee (MTAC) Work Group Guidelines (8-22-18)

This document contains updated MTAC Work Group guidelines.

Publications
12/17/2018
Presentations
12/17/2018

Upcoming Events

Stay informed about the latest industry trends

We encourage you to refer to this page when you need information and updates on MTAC. 

For all MTAC matters, please send an email to MTAC@usps.gov.