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IAAC meetings in Guatemala City

IAAC Laboratories subcommittee meeting held in Guatemala City, in August 2014.

IAAC members during the General Assembly meetings held in Guatemala City, in August 2014.
 

 

IAAC representatives participated in the International Quality Congress held in Guatemala City, on August 28, 2014.

IAAC and the African Accreditation Cooperation (AFRAC) signed a Technical Cooperation Agreement in Guatemala City, on August 29, 2014. Ron Josias, AFRAC Chair, and Ileana Martinez, IAAC Chair.

 
 

OSA of El Salvador signed the IAAC Multi-lateral Recognition Arrangement for the scope of Testing Laboratories, in Guatemala City, on August 29, 2014. Wendy Regalado and Gilma Molina of OSA, El Salvador; Ileana Martinez, IAAC Chair; Alexander Pineda, MLA Committee Chair; and Alejandra Avelar of OSA, El Salvador.

IAAC colleagues at the IAAC meetings held in Guatemala City, on August 28, 2014.
 
  IAAC members during the General Assembly meetings held in Guatemala City, in August 2014.

The Inter-American Accreditation Cooperation, (IAAC), the Pan-American Standards Commission, (COPANT); and the Inter-American Metrology System, (SIM), signed a Memorandum of Understanding to create the Quality Infrastructure Council of the Americas, in Guatemala City, on August 28, 2014. The Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB) of Germany, and the Organization of American States, (OAS), have provided valuable support to this initiative.

Kory Eguino, COPANT Secretary; Ileana Martinez, IAAC Chair; Jose Dajes, SIM Chair; Ulf Hillner, PTB representative; and Martha Beltran, OAS representative.

 
 

ONA of Nicaragua signed the IAAC Multi-lateral Recognition Arrangement for the scope of Testing Laboratories, in Guatemala City, on August 29, 2014. Angelica Gutierrez of ONA, Nicaragua; Jose de Jesus Bermudez, Vice-Minister of Development, Industry and Commerce of Nicaragua; Ileana Martinez, IAAC Chair; Alexander Pineda, MLA Committee Chair; and Danelia Garcia of ONA, Nicaragua.

IAAC members during the General Assembly meetings held in Guatemala City, in August 2014.
   
 
IAAC Executive Committee meetings

IAAC EC in Mexico

The IAAC Executive Committee meetings held in Mexico City, Mexico, from March 17-21, 2014.

IAAC Training Activities
IAAC Peer Evaluator training Trinidad
IAAC peer evaluator training course held in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago on August 17, 2013.