Meetings & Conferences

CPEM 2016, Ottawa, Canada - July 10-15
AUTOTESTCON 2016, Anaheim, California - Sept 12-15

Sep 23 Fundamentals of SOP Writing – Detroit

American Association for Laboratory Accreditation
September 23, 2016 | Detroit, MI

Using the ISO/IEC accreditation standards and information provided during the class, participants will review the basic concepts of procedure structure, content, and development; will practice developing Standard Operation Procedures, both technical and administrative; and will gain an understanding of the mechanisms needed to control, review, and update procedures on a continuing basis. For more info, visit:


Aug 18 Interactive Workshop: Best Calibration Practices – Houston, TX

ISA and Beamex
August 18, 2016 | Space Center Houston, TX

This technically driven and education-based workshop designed to equip engineers and technicians in the field with strategies for improving daily maintenance processes and tasks. Tactics for strengthening accuracy and quality, while saving time and lowering risks will be taught by industry experts. Find out more at


Jun 24 Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action – Frederick, MD

American Association for Laboratory Accreditation
June 24, 2016 | Frederick, MD

The Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action (RCA/CA) course consists of presentations, discussions and exercises that provide participants with an in-depth understanding of how to analyze a system in order to identify the root causes of problems and to prevent them from recurring. More info:


Aug 8-12 Fundamentals of Metrology – Gaithersburg, MD

NIST Office of Weights and Measures
August 8-12, 2016 | Gaithersburg, MD

The Fundamentals of Metrology seminar will introduce the participant to the concepts of measurement systems, units, measurement uncertainty, measurement assurance, traceability, basic statistics and how they fit into the laboratory Quality Management System. Additional topics covered will include overall Laboratory Management and Laboratory Quality Management Systems as well as specific discussions of the requirements for proficiency testing, calibration certificate generation, software verification and validation and management reviews. Website: Registration Deadline: Wednesday, June 15, 2016