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NCSL International Technical Exchange

Purpose:

The NCSL International Technical Exchange is a new educational event to help fill the gap between a local region or section meeting and a full-blown annual Workshop & Symposium.

Agenda:

Life-long learning and continuing education are essential for metrology professionals. The Technical Exchange will be different from training events offered in the past. The learning goals of the Technical Exchange are to: 

  • Build or enhance specific hands-on skills in the calibration of measurement and test equipment.
  • Provide a forum for exchanging ideas, measurement techniques, best practices and innovations with others interested in metrology industry trends.
  • Build a network of peers to help resolve mutual metrology challenges. 
  • Learn best practices and what’s new and innovative in calibration hardware, software and calibration services.

The two-day event will include a variety of hands-on tutorials and mini-concurrent sessions.

Related Project(s):

NCSL International,
www.ncsli.org
NCSL Conference Info.

Speakers:

Featured NIST Trainers are published in the Technical Program available at www.ncsli.org.

1B – Measurement Literacy: Speaking the Language of Measurement to Support Your Understanding and the Needs of Your Organization Dana Leaman (NVLAP).
1F – Documenting Traceability and Calibration Intervals – Georgia Harris (Office of Weights and Measures).
2C – Introduction to Basic Uncertainty Concepts – Georgia Harris (Office of Weights and Measures).
3D – Microwave Measurement Basics – Ronald Ginley (Electromagnetics).
4D – Transitioning from Mercury Thermometers to Safer Alternative Thermometers – Dawn Cross (Sensor Science).

Details:

Start Date: Thursday, January 26, 2012
End Date: Friday, January 27, 2012
Location: Embassy Suites Airport Hotel and Convention Center, 5055 International Boulevard, North Charleston, SC 29418
Audience: Industry
Format: Workshop

Sponsor(s):

NCSLI International

Registration:

Registration Contact:

NCSL International
www.ncsli.org
(303) 440-3339
info@ncsli.org

Accommodations:

Embassy Suites Airport Hotel and Convention Center
5055 International Boulevard,
North Charleston, SC 29418

Technical Contact:

Val Miller
(301) 975-3602