Forum Report 2007

The 16th NCSLI-Japan Technical Forum Report
 The 5th Joint Lecture Meeting of Calibration and Standard Forum (The 16th NCSLI-Japan Technical Forum) was held on Thurs., Nov. 22nd, 2007, at Ota-ku Industrial Plaza (PiO) in Tokyo.
 On the day, opening remarks was given by Mr. Yoji Matsui, of METI, followed by a keynote speech by Mr. Kiyoto Mitsui, JQA Special Observer and JLA Chairman of the Association. The theme of the speech was “Social Responsibility of Laboratories at the Present World”, mentioned about laboratories’ role for conformity assessment. Then, 15 lectures were held in two conference halls including 6 sessions and the panel discussion, also the poster sessions by NMIJ, and the exhibition of measurement instruments. Most of participants could exchange and share information each other.
 Along with last year, this year's over 400 participants show that a high interest in this forum. As a related event, “JCSS Registration Tutorial Course for Beginners” was also held on Wed., Nov. 21st, at Japan Electric Meters Inspection Corporation headquarters. Added the tutorial course and panel discussion, the forum finished successfully this year supported by the lecturers, participants and many operational cooperators. We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone concerned this event.
The keynote speechThe panel discussion session
Giving a lecture(1)Giving a lecture(2)
Paper presenters gathered with NCSLI-J board membersThe poster session by NMIJ
The get-togetherThe exhibition
Tutorial session (1)Tutorial session (2)