Submit a paper before 28 February 2013!

Madeira, Portugal –?? The TEMPMEKO Committee are pleased to announce the Call for Papers for TEMPMEKO 2013 that will be held in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, on 14-18 October 2013.

This will be the 12th edition of a series of International Symposia on Temperature and Thermal Measurements in Industry and Science that provide a forum for the latest research, developments and innovations in these measurement fields.

The abstract template and complete information about the electronic abstract submission process can be found at

Contributions are invited for presentation on subjects within the topics of the congress. Authors should submit summaries in WORD format with no less than 200 words and limited to 1 page.

The contribution must be submitted through the Congress management software system, OpenConf:
TEMPMEKO 2013 will take place in Funchal, located in South Coast of Madeira Island.

The conference will be held at the Congress Centre of VIDAMAR Resorts Madeira hotel which offers the Conference Center facilities and accommodation. There is also a large exhibition space, which will enable all the interested exhibitors from the relevant fields to present their products.

Organizing Committees

IMEKO TC12 Chairman: Francesco Righini, INRIM, IT

National Organizing Committee Chairperson: Eduarda Filipe, SPMet, PT

International Program Committee *

Rod White (Chairman) New Zeland
Mark Ballico Australia
Stephanie Bell United Kingdom
Jovan Bojkovski Slovenia
Bertrand Calpini Switzerland
Carlos Nieto de Castro Portugal
Dolores del Campo Spain
Stanislav Duris Slovakia
Vito Fernicola Italy
Eduarda Filipe Portugal
Joachim Fischer Germany
Juergen Hartmann Germany
Martti Heinonen Finland
Yves Hermier France
Kenneth Hill Canada
Yong-Gyoo Kim South Korea
Wang Li Singapore
Hans Liedberg South Africa
Jeremy Lovell-Smith New Zealand
Graham Machin United Kingdom
Edgar Mendez Lango Mexico
Andrea Merlone Italy
Andrea Peruzzi Netherlands
Anatoly Pokhodun Russia
Francesco Righini Italy
Steffen Rudtsch Germany
Peter Saunders New Zeland
Alan Steele Canada
Gregory Strouse United States
Anna Szmyrka Poland
Renato Teixeira Brazil
Yoshiro Yamada Japan
Kazuaki Yamazawa Japan
Howard Yoon United States
Duan Yunin China
Jintao Zhang China
Davor Zvizdic Croatia

* Partial list pending confirmation from additional contacts

National Committee:

SPMet: Eduarda Filipe, ??lvaro Ribeiro, Pedro Gir??o, Isabel Godinho, Frederica Carvalho
RELACRE: Jos?? Carlos Roseiro, Elsa Sales, Cl??udia Silva, Ana Maria Duarte

National Committee ??? Madeira

Jo??o Sousa, Laura Teixeira, Victor Prior, Isabel Delgado

Secretariat and Support

Carla Estevens, Maria Isabel Pedro, Maria Jo??o Concei????o

By the TEMPMEKO Organization,

Ana Maria Duarte, Dire????o T??cnica

The organization of this event by SPMet, Portuguese Society of Metrology and RELACRE, Portuguese Network of Accredited Laboratories Association has the support of IMEKO TC12, of the Madeira Autonomous Regional Authorities and of IPQ, Portuguese Institute for Quality ??? the Portuguese NMI.

The TEMPMEKO 2013 website is available at and there you will find useful details concerning the important dates for the conference along with information about the accommodation and transportation arrangements.