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Ethiopia to Host Inter Africa Metrology System Plenum

Ethiopia to Host Inter Africa Metrology System Plenum

The National Metrology Institute (NMI) of Ethiopia, responsible for the maintenance of Ethiopian National Measurement Standards and Certified Reference Materials (CRM) also providing calibration, training and consultancy services in the areas of metrology and scientific equipments, will be hosting the The Inter Africa Metrology System (AFRIMETS) will hold its 8th General Assembly in Addis Ababa from 16-20 June 2014.

With more than 60 participants from 22 European and African countries expected to attend, this opportunity will greatly help the bid of the country to become a member of the AFRIMETS().

This opportunity is greatly expected to contribute to the necessary exposure and experience the participating Ethiopian professionals will gain from the scientific papers that would be presented during the assembly therefore securing the plan to create a metrology system compatible with international metrology system and bring about technology transfer.