8th EURAMET General Assembly

2 - 6 June 2014, Cavtat, Croatia


Hotel CROATIA Cavtat
Frankopanska 10
20210 Cavtat-Dubrovnik
20000 Dubrovnik

Agenda Items Plenary Session

Tuesday, 03 June 2014

  • Activities of the Board of Directors and the Secretariat
  • Strategic objectives
  • Communication
  • EMRP and EMPIR
  • CIPM MRA and related matters

Wednesday, 04 June 2014

  • Liason Organisations
  • Technical Committees

Thursday, 05 June 2014

  • Technical Committees

Symposium on
“Metrology – who cares?”

Insights on metrology and its contribution to societal issues, science, standardization and innovation.
With a special focus on Nanotechnologies.

8h30 Welcome & Introduction

8h45 Why precision and accuracy matters - Professor Anne Glover, Chief Scienti­c Adviser to the President of the European Commission

9h30 Metrology of Time: from fundamental Physics to applications - Professor Christophe Salomon, Research Director at C.N.R.S, the National Center for Scienti­fic Research of France

10h00 Metrology - a partner in standards - Mr Ashok Ganesh, Director for Innovation at CEN and CENELEC

10h30 Open discussion

10h45 Co­ffee Break

11h15 Metrology and the challenges in relation to nanotechnology - Professor Terence A Wilkins, Chief Executive Officer, Nanomanufacturing Institute at the University of Leeds

11h35 Round table discussion

For questions please contact the EURAMET Secretariat (secretariat@euramet.org).
Wednesday, 4th June 2014. Start: 8.30h


Participants EURAMET General Assembly Cavtat 2014