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**IMEKO : International metrology confederation


The IMEKO association was created in 1958. It is a federation of metrology societies and universities that feel concerned by any types of measurements (scientific, technological and/or industrial).

IMEKO is currently involving 36 member organizations (for 36 countries). IMEKO’s objective is :

In order to embrace the largest possible number of issues related to measurements that can be carried out in the laboratories, IMEKO is structured around technical committees: the TCs. To date, 23 TCs have been created, the last two were formed in November 2005 and September 2006

The Collège Français de Métrologie (CFM) is the French member of IMEKO, and as such participates in the General Council. The CFM also has representatives in some of IMEKO’s technical Committees.

The 23 Technical Committees are as follows :