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EMPIR Partnering Meetings 2018 PTB Berlin

General information

The partnering meetings in Berlin 26th to 29th of June will be held on the premises of PTB Berlin. Due to the larger number of SRTs the meetings have been split into two blocks with subsequent time windows.

Block 1:   26 June, 13:00, until 27 June, ~15:30
Block 2:   28 June, 13:00, until 29 June, ~15:30


  • Participation via virtual media is not possible

  • A training session (~ 3 hours) on EMPIR projects for all interested parties will be given by a representative of the MSU

    • 26 June, 9:00 till 12:00 and
    • 28 June, 9:00 till 12:00


!!! Please note our new conference fees for each block!!!

  • This year we have added an early bird component to the conference, register and pay before 12 June 2018, then your conference fee will be only 75€ for each block.

  • Register and pay between 12 June and 20 June 2018 the conference fee will be 100€ for each block.

  • If you have registered, but not paid before the meeting start, the conference fee will be 100€ for each block on site in Berlin.

The registration officially ends at 20 June 2018.

If you need to register on site in Berlin between 26 June and 28 June 2018, the conference fee will be 150€ for each block.


The partnering meetings are financially supported by the Opens external link in new windowHelmholtz Fonds e.V.

Areal photo: PTB Berlin-Charlottenburg
Areal photo: PTB Berlin-Charlottenburg


Status: 28 May 2018


Berlin, 26 - 27 June 2018

Registration closed

SRT-h08: Quantitative MR-based imaging of physical biomarkers

SRT-h10: Providing the measurement infrastructure to allow quantitative diagnostic methods for biomarkers of coronary heart diseases

SRT-h11: Standardisation of concentration measurements of extracellular vesicles for medical diagnoses

SRT-h15: Metrology for MR guided radiotherapy

SRT-n08: Establishing the metrological foundation for revised ISO 81060 and IEC 80601-2-30 standards by introducing dynamic verification of sphygmomanometers

SRT-r01 Developing an infrastructure for improved and harmonised metrological checks of blood-pressure measurements in Europe

SRT-s04: Metrology for the next generation of modulated radio frequency signals

SRT-s06: Determination of relevant decay data to realise the unit of activity Bq for radionuclides with complex beta decay

SRT-s09: Large-scale dimensional measurements for geodesy


Berlin, 28 - 29 June 2018

Registration closed

SRT-h04:Metrology of automated data analysis for cardiac arrhythmia management

SRT-h16:Quantification of image quality in X-ray diagnostics

SRT-h21:Metrology for advanced radiotherapy using particle beams with ultra-high pulse dose rates

SRT-n06: Precision space solar cell calibration

SRT-s01:New strategies to establish and disseminate SI traceability for isotope ratios, the kilogram and the mole

SRT-s05: Graphene impedance quantum standard

SRT-s10: Towards quantum-based realisations of the pascal

Venue (meetings 26th to 29th of June)

The partnering meetings 26th to 29th of June will take place at the traditional site of PTB in Berlin-Charlottenburg (access information and map). The conference desk will be in the foyer of the Hermann-von-Helmholtz-building.

Travel by bus (X9)
The travel by bus from the airport Berlin-Tegel to station Ernst-Reuter-Platz takes about 18 min.
The connection is served every 10 min during daytime. It is a 5 min walk from Ernst-Reuter-Platz to PTB.

Initiates file downloadAirport Tegel -> Ernst-Reuter-Platz
Initiates file downloadErnst-Reuter-Platz -> Airport Tegel

Travel by car

If you travel to PTB Berlin by car, please bear in mind that the area around PTB is part of the environmental zone of Berlin. Only vehicles which comply with emission standards are allowed to drive there. You need a vehicle sticker to show that your car complies with these standards (more information, only in German).

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Meeting rooms

The meeting rooms will be equipped with a notebook or a laptop, an LCD projector, and a flip chart. The system software will be either Windows XP or Windows 7. MS Office and Adobe Reader will be available.


Participants are kindly asked to book independently their accommodation. There are several hotels within approx. 10 min walking distance from the PTB premises and close to public transport.

Meals (meetings 26th to 29th of June)

For the meetings 26 - 29 June 2017:

In order to have efficient meetings refreshments, a light dinner (first day) and a lunchtime snack (second day) will be organized on the PTB premises for each block. A conference fee is asked to cover the costs for meals and refreshments (cf. registration).


You can register Opens internal link in new windowhere and pay the registration fee to the following:

Helmholtz-Fonds e.V.

Deutsche Bank München

IBAN: DE 22 7007 0010 0173 2387 00


include "40003 - EMPIR-PM 2018" as well as the participant's name as reference.


The registration will be possible on site in Berlin with a conference fee of 150€ each block and only in Euro cash. But place in specific meetings cannot be guaranteed after 20 June 2018 due to great demand and limited space. Same is true for unannounced appearances at the meetings.