Speaker: Eli Lilly and Company
NCSL International, Updates from the Board
Speaker: Lloyd Baker, Region Coordinator, NCSL International
Topic: Essentials of Traceability and RISK Management
Speaker: Georgia L Harris, NIST Office of Weights and Measures, Laboratory Metrology, Program Leader
This session will present the definitions, interpretations, international perspectives of metrological traceability. It will touch on the ILAC policies regarding traceability, agreements among Accreditation Bodies, the CIPM Mutual Recognition Arrangement among National Metrology Institutes and the Key Comparison Database (KCDB). It will also address the essential elements of metrological traceability and use an interactive approach to discussing risks and gaps if essential elements are missing.
At the end of this session, participants will be able to:
- DESCRIBE why traceability matters
- IDENITIFY roles of international and national participants
- IDENTIFY source(s) for and PARAPHRASE Definitions of traceability
- LIST and DESCRIBE Seven Essential Elements and related Risks
- Be able to Apply Concepts and ASSESS Measurements
Topic: Torque Calibration including Threaded Fastener Theory
Speaker: Amy Cuthbertson, Sales Manager, Great Lakes Region, Sturtevant Richmont
Panel Discussion: Calibration Documentation or Do I Really Need a Calibration Certificate?
Moderator: John Bush, Eli Lilly and Company