News

It is with great excitement that we can announce the 11th Biennial MSA Conference, and the first to be held outside of Australia.  

A video produced by the National Metrology Institute of the Netherlands for World Metrology Day 2013

May 20 is World Metrology Day, commemorating the anniversary of the signing of the Metre Convention in 1875. This treaty provides the basis for a coherent measurement system worldwide.

The MSA has been approached by Mark Reinhard of ANSTO to alert the measurement community of a vacancy.

On 18th November, Dr. John Miles formally delivered his review of the way in which the Metrology Society of Australia might recognise professional expertise in Metrology. A system for ensuring and signifying the quality of metrologists needs to be established in Australia. It has been proposed that the best way for this to occur is for the MSA to introduce a Chartered Metrologist category.  However use of the term "Chartered" is problematical so it may be more pragmatic to use our existing member category of "Fellow" fo rthis purpose.

Read the full report (pdf 59kb).