International Society of Automation News Release
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Latest global developments in measurement, control and instrumentation to be explored at XXII World Congress of the International Measurement Confederation (IMEKO) in September

Experts and thought leaders encouraged to submit a paper by 5 March 2018

Research Triangle Park, North Carolina USA (01 February 2018) - The XXII World Congress of the International Measurement Confederation (IMEKO) -a global event examining the latest issues and developments in measurement, control and instrumentation-will be held 3-6 September 2018 in Belfast, Ireland.

This prestigious conference, hosted by the Institute of Measurement and Control and supported by a range of other professional organizations and universities, is being held in the United Kingdom for the first time in 40 years.

Centered on the theme of "Knowledge Through Measurement" and offering an extensive technical and topical program, the event will be conducted at the magnificent Belfast Waterfront Conference & Exhibition Centre.

Attendees will be able to:

  • Choose from 23 specialist tracks
  • Interact with leading international experts
  • Learn about the latest technologies and services from leading exhibitors
  • Participate in networking and enjoy a conference dinner

Among the distinguished lineup of speakers include: Professor Klaus von Klitzing, Ph.D., Nobel Laureate in Physics, and Professor William D. Phillips, Ph.D., Nobel Laureate in Physics.

For complete details on the event-including registration, the program, venue, and more-visit www.imeko2018.org.

Prepare now to submit a paper

The XXII IMEKO World Congress invites experts and thought leaders to submit a paper. The deadline for paper submissions is Monday, 5 March 2018. Accepted papers will be published in Journal of Physics: Conference Series (JPCS).

A diverse range of technical categories are offered, from measurement of electrical quantities to experimental mechanics. Take a minute to review them.

Key dates to note

  • Deadline to submit  four-page paper - 5 March 2018
  • Notification of acceptance - 4 May 2018
  • Final four-page paper complete - 7 June 2018

Get all the details on paper submission today. If you have any questions or queries regarding your paper submission, please contact imeko2018.abs@mci-group.com or call +44 (0) 1730 715274.

About ISA

The International Society of Automation (www.isa.org) is a nonprofit professional association that sets the standard for those who apply engineering and technology to improve the management, safety, and cybersecurity of modern automation and control systems used across industry and critical infrastructure. Founded in 1945, ISA develops widely used global standards; certifies industry professionals; provides education and training; publishes books and technical articles; hosts conferences and exhibits; and provides networking and career development programs for its 40,000 members and 400,000 customers around the world.

ISA owns Automation.com, a leading online publisher of automation-related content, and is the founding sponsor of The Automation Federation (www.automationfederation.org), an association of non-profit organizations serving as "The Voice of Automation." Through a wholly owned subsidiary, ISA bridges the gap between standards and their implementation with the ISA Security Compliance Institute (www.isasecure.org) and the ISA Wireless Compliance Institute (www.isa100wci.org).

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