Accreditation and Quality Assurance

, Volume 13, Issue 3, pp 175–176 | Cite as

Congress, conferences, workshops and courses

Calendar of Events

April 2008

2–3 April 2008

Geel, Belgium

Training Course

Use of reference materials and estimation of measurement uncertainty

This training course is aimed at laboratory managers and practitioners in analytical laboratories who use reference materials for statistical quality control, method validation and calibration. It consists of lectures and exercises and covers important aspects in the selection and use of reference materials as well as estimation of measurement uncertainties. Participants will, supported by a coach, tackle in small groups issues on materials selection, evaluation of results, traceability, uncertainty estimation, demonstration of proficiency, materials handling, making full use of existing information. For more information see also Accred Qual Assur (2007) 12:48.

Contact: Ms. Tinne Tombeur

Institute for Reference Materials and Measurements (IRMM)

Tel.: +32-14-571889


15–16 April 2008

Berlin, Germany


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