The 4th International Conference on Metrology, organized
by the Israeli Metrological Society (IMS) in collaboration
with NCSL International, CITAC and the Israel Analytical
Chemistry Society, will take place in Jerusalem
on May 23-24, 2011.
The goal of this international conference is to
enable participants to share their experience and
expertise in calibration, measurement and testing,
develop fresh insights and meet colleagues from
other countries. The conference is therefore being
designed to facilitate fruitful interactions between
laboratory managers, scientists who carry out calibrations
and/or measurements, quality managers from industry
including medical systems, policy makers and academicians.
We are sure that such interaction will increase
understanding between metrologists and their customers.
The conference theme is: "Measurement and Testing
in the Service of Society." We will concentrate
on the impact of measurements, calibrations and
testing on all aspects of daily life, thus ensuring
that the conference will have a strong practical
It is my pleasure and privilege to invite you to
take part in this 4th International Conference by
submitting abstracts dealing with any area of metrology,
to be an active partner in a challenging endeavor
and to contribute to its success.
The conference will be held in Jerusalem, Israel's
capital and heart of the world, the city that enchants
and fascinates people of all religions and nationalities.
Israel's unique atmosphere of a modern vibrant society
living alongside the architecture, museums and sites
of 3000 years of history since the time of King
David is guaranteed to provide you with an unforgettable
I look forward to welcoming you and your colleagues
in Jerusalem in May.
Dr. Orna Dreazen
Chair, IMS and Conference