PT Workshop

Prishtinë, 13/04/2017

9th WORKSHOP ON PROFICIENCY TESTING IN ANALYTICAL CHEMISTRY

 

 

MICROBIOLOGY AND LABORATORY MEDICINE

 

Current Practice and Future Directions

 

Portorož,Slovenia

 

9 – 12 October 2017 www.eurachempt2017.eu

 

 

 

 

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Keynote Workshop Topics

 

The importance of interpretative PT schemes

 

Changes to PTs in developing countries over the last ten years

 

Traditional vs virtual PT items

 

Implementing ISO/IEC 17043 for sampling PTs

 

Experience of the implementation of EA-4/18

 

Use and treatment of measurement uncertainty in PT schemes

 

 

 

Training Course Topics

 

Basic PT statistics

 

Advanced PT statistical techniques

 

PT language and PT reports

 

Graphical PT tools in ISO 13528

 

Location

 

The workshop will be held in Portorož, Slovenia. Portorož has a sheltered position in the Piran Bay, which is protected against north winds also in winter time. As a health and climatic resort of an international reputation it was known as early as the previous century. The location of the workshop, the hotel resort Bernardin, is situated on the hilltop, where there are the ruins of a church from the 15th century. Nearby are the historic salt warehouses of Monfort, built between 1820 and 1845, now listed as a cultural and historical

 

heritage. Nowadays, Monfort is an exhibition gallery and is part of the coastal regional galleries for modern art.

 

Portorož is easy to reach from airports in Ljubljana, Trieste and Venice. The workshop will take place in Grand Hotel Bernardin.

 

 

Registration

 

The registration fee for participants of the workshop includes the book of abstracts, lunches, tea/coffee, welcome address and workshop dinner.

 

The registration fee for an accompanying person includes welcome address and workshop dinner.

 

The training course(s) are for the workshop participants only. Each participant can subscribe to up to four training courses. One training course takes two (2) hours.

 

Products and services related to PT/EQA and laboratory activities can be presented in the exhibition area.

 

Fees

 

Training course, 9 October 2017:

60€/80

€ (for one training session, 2 hours)

Workshop, 10-12 October 2017

545€/€95

Accompanying person:

130€

/150€

Exhibitors:

1300€/1400€

Deadline for early birds is 15th of May 2017.

 

 

 

Please see www.eurachempt2017.eu for details.

 

 

 

Scientific Committee

 

Brian Brookman (Chair) (LGC, UK), Ewa Bulska (University of Warsaw, Poland), Owen Buttler (HSL, UK), Laura Ciaralli (ISS, Italy), Raquel Múrtula Corbí (ielab, Spain), Michael Koch (University of Stuttgart, Germany), Mitja Kolar (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia), Caroline Laurent (BIPEA, France), Dragan Nikolić (Directorate of Measures and Precious Metals, Serbia), Tracey Noblett (LGC, UK), Ulf Örnemark (Emendo Dokumentgranskning, Sweden), Marina Patriarca (ISS, Italy), Kees Van Putten (DUCARES, NL), Piotr Robouch (EC JRC IRMM, Belgium) Erika Sárkány (QualiCont, Hungary), Lorens Sibbesen (LAB Quality International, Denmark), Sandor Tarjan (IAEA, Austria), Ulla Tiikkainen (Labquality, Finland)

 

Local Organizing Committee and Workshop Secretariat

 

Nineta Hrastelj (chair), Mitja Kolar, Urška Turnšek, Marjan Veber, Klavdija Zorko

 

 

 

Workshop Secretariat

 

Ms Klavdija Zorko

 

Phone: +386 31 784 703

 

E-mail: info@eurachempt2017.eu