The A*STAR’s National Metrology Centre (NMC) is the national measurement institute of Singapore, dedicated to advancing measurement science for an innovative and competitive economy
NMC establishes, develops, maintains and disseminates the national measurement standards traceable to the International System of Units, providing key support to a wide spectrum of industry.
Achieving the nation’s highest level of physical measurement through close collaboration with leading national and international organisation.
With a multidisciplinary team of experienced scientists and engineers and state-of-the-art facilities, NMC provides dedicated services to industry partners to meet their specific needs.
NMC believes in working in close collaboration with industry partners, to create values for them and fuel growth for the industry.
The A*STAR National Metrology Centre (NMC) and the Health Sciences Authority (HSA) are jointly organising a Conference on “Measurements in a Dynamic World” on 20 May 2016, in conjunction with the annual World Metrology Day.
The World Metrology Day marks the founding of the Metre Convention by seventeen nations on 20 May 1875. The Convention sets the framework for global collaboration in the science of measurement and the uniformity of measurement in commercial and industrial applications.
Mr Pete Loftus, Head of Measurement Engineering, Rolls-Royce plc
“Measurement Challenges and Opportunities in High Value Manufacturing Industry”
High value manufacturing creates value and brings about sustainable growth and major economic benefits. Hear from our keynote speaker, Mr Pete Loftus from Rolls-Royce plc, who will touch on the measurement challenges and opportunities in this area:
The conference programme is as follows (Click here for details of the speakers and moderators)
Dr Thomas Liew, Executive Director, National Metrology Centre (NMC)
Keynote: Measurement Challenges and Opportunities in High Value Manufacturing Industry
Pete Loftus, Head of Measurement Engineering, Rolls Royce plc
NMC Overviewand Collaboration Opportunities
Dr Beng Cheah, Director, Industry Development Office, National Metrology Centre
Morning Break & Exhibition
Opportunities, Challenges and Applications of Advanced Manufacturing and Medical Devices Technologies [ download ]
Asst Prof. Yeong Wai Yee, MAE, Nanyang Technological University
Sensor Technology for Smart Nation and Industry 4.0 [ download ]
Mr. Colin Koh, Senior Manager, LKH Precicon Pte Ltd
New 3D Platform to solve measurement challenges [ download ]
Dr. Gernot Berger, Business Development Manager, Taylor Hobson Ltd
Metrological Traceability in Point of Care Testing for Diabetes Mellitus
Dr. Chen Yizhao, Scientist, Chemical Metrology Laboratory, Health Sciences Authority
Award the Tokens of Appreciation to Industry Partners
Lunch & Exhibition
Dialogue Session (Roundtable Engagement)
Track 1: Advanced/Additive Manufacturing (AM)
Moderator: Dr. Alexander Liu, Lecturer, Temasek Polytechnic
Track 2: Healthcare and Medical Devices Technologies
Moderator: Dr Fu Sheng, Peads-ACP, Division of Medicine, KKH
Moderator: Dr Feng Mengling, Head of Bioinformatics & Healthcare Analytics Lab, A*Star, Institute for Infocomm Research
Track 3: Sensor Technology for Smart Nation and Industry 4.0
Moderator: Mr Colin Koh, Senior Manager, LKH Precicon Pte Ltd
Afternoon Break & Exhibition
Summary of Discussion
End of Conference
There were also exhibits showcasing the advanced instrumentation and measurement technologies for industry sectors including advanced manufacturing and engineering, medical technology and healthcare, sensor technology, precision engineering and more at the event.
The event has drawn more than 180 participants from various sectors which use accurate and precise measurements for product design, manufacturing and engineering services for the global markets; as well as research organisations which seek higher levels of measurement accuracy for R&D and international collaborations.
For more information, you can contact Ms Fan Yan at telephone no. 6279 1919 or via email email@example.com, or Ms Cui Shan at telephone no. 6279 1912 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
To find out more, contact Ms Fan Yan at telephone no. 6279 1919 or via email email@example.com, or Ms Cui Shan at telephone no. 6279 1912 or via email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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