World Metrology Day Events

Below is the list of those 2019 World Metrology Day
events we have been notified of.

To view last year's events, please click here.

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World Metrology Day - May 20

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Posted: 2019-03-19 @ 14:30 UTC+1


ARAMET celebrates World Metrology Day 2019

ARAMET is a regional metrology organization (RMO), established in 2012 under the umbrella of the Arab Industrial Development and Mining Organization (AIDMO). AIDMO has its own legal entity and financial and administrative autonomy. AIDMO consists currently of more than twenty Arab member states. The main objective of AIDMO is to ensure Arab industrial integration and coordination, it seeks as well to upgrade capacity-building in industry, mining and standardization spheres to promote production, foster productivity and develop joint industrial projects at the national and regional levels.

For more information, please click here.

ARAMET has translated the Directors' message into Arabic - please click here to download it.


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Posted: 2019-03-09 @ 08:20 UTC+1


2019 World Metrology Day in Monterrey – Mexico

The Metrology Laboratory ETALONS in coordination with the Facultad de Ingenieria Mecanica y Electrica de la Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, will be celebrating 2019 World Metrology Day by organizing a series of technical conferences on May 17, 2019. This celebration will be one of the most important events in the history of the International System of Units (the SI) because from 20 May 2019 all the SI Units will based on quantum phenomena. The theme for World Metrology Day 2019 - The International System of Units – Fundamentally better, will be presented to University students also to Industry in Nuevo Leon – México.

Register now:  www.forodemetrologia.com


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Posted: 2019-03-06 @ 10:55 UTC+1


2019 World Metrology Day in Montenegro

In the context of the celebration of World Metrology Day, the Bureau of Metrology will organize “Open Days” from 6 to 15 May 2019 for elementary and high school students. The students will be presented with basic information on the upcoming changes to the definitions of the International System of Units (SI) as well as a short history of metrology with a special emphasis on the signing of the “Metre Convention”.

The students will also be presented with the national measurement standards and attend simple measurement procedures in national calibration laboratories in the field of metrology of mass, pressure, length, electrical quantities, temperature, time and frequency, volume as well as the Laboratory for Electrical Power.

In an effort to mark the celebration of World Metrology Day, the Bureau of Metrology has been organizing this event for six years now.

In addition to the traditionally organized “Open Days”, an awards ceremony will be held for 36 students competing in groups in a great prize contest “The Beauty of Crystals”. The competition in crystal growth will last 5 months and it is intended for 7th, 8th and 9th grade students from elementary schools, as well as for high school students of all grades. The aim of this competition is the affirmation of science, with a particular focus on chemistry and crystallography as well as drawing attention to the impact of accurate measurements on science. 


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New Zealand

Posted: 2019-03-06 @ 10:53 UTC+1


2019 World Metrology Day in New Zealand

The Measurement Standards Laboratory of New Zealand is running five public events “Redefining How We Measure Our World” to communicate the impacts of the changes to the International System of Units (SI) coming into force on 20 May 2019 (World Metrology Day).

More information is available from this website link www.measurement.govt.nz/news-and-events/international-system-of-units-redefinition-2019/

We are running a competition for the duration of our Roadshows to see how far a Commonwealth Gold Medalist can throw our 1 kilogram standard. Check out the video and competition details here www.measurement.govt.nz/news-and-events/international-system-of-units-redefinition-2019/si-roadshow-competition/.


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Saudi Arabia - IMC Academy

Posted: 2019-03-15 @ 11:10 UTC+1


2019 World Metrology Day in Saudi Arabia (International Medical Center)

The International Medical Center, Jeddah is planning to conduct an activity in celebration of World Metrology Day on April 15. For further details, please click here.


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