Welcome to Laser Metrology for Precision Measurement and Inspection in Industry (LMPMI) 2014!

Laser Metrology for Precision Measurement and Inspection in Industry (LMPMI)September 2nd – 5th, 2014, EPOCHAL TSUKUBA Tsukuba, Japan


Tsukuba City

Tsukuba, which is located about 25 miles (45km) north-east of Tokyo, is a world-class science city where nearly 18,000 researchers at a total of nearly 300 government and private research organizations engage in scientific and technological research.

Position of Tsukuba City

Position of Tsukuba City

From Narita International Airport

From Narita International Airport, a high-way bus AIR PORT LINER is available (about 100 min, ¥2,540) for Tsukuba Center.

From Tokyo area
  • From Tokyo International Airport (Haneda), a high-way bus is available (80 min,¥1,800) for Tsukuba Center.
  • From Yaesu-South exit at Tokyo train station, a high-way bus Tsukuba-Go is available (65 min, ¥1,150) for Tsukuba Center.
  • From Akihabara train station, a rapid train is available for Tsukuba terminal (45 min,¥1,150).
  • From Ueno train station, please take a limited express train in Joban line to Tsuchiura station (43 min), then a city bus for Tsukuba Center is available (25 min), or take a local train to Hitachino-Ushiku station(60 min), then a city bus for Tsukuba Center is available (25 min).

Conference venue and access

  • The International Congress Center (EPOCHAL Tsukuba) for the conference venue serves as a core facility for exchanges in Tsukuba Science City. The Center’s contribution to research exchange is demonstrated by the more than 2 million people who have visited it since its opening in June 1999.
  • The recent opening of the Tsukuba Express, which can move people between Tsukuba and Tokyo in as little as 45 minutes, has greatly enhanced the Center’s accessibility and increased the ability of people from Tokyo and elsewhere to utilize the facility.
  • The Center is accessed from the Tsukuba Express station in the mid Tsukuba center about 8 min on foot along the pedestrian path in the South.

Conference venue and access


Facilities for the conference

  • Rooms/spaces for meetings, registration and coffee brakes are mostly located on the same floor for rapid access.
  • Industry exhibition is also arranged on the same site during the conference.
  • The Congress Center is connected by a passage to Okura Frontier Hotel Tsukuba EPOCHAL.


The Center is surrounded by many hotels, a variety of restaurants and sightseeing spots. For hotel reservation, please visit the site for Accomondation. For information about restaurants and sightseeing spots, please visit the registration desk or refer to the booklet in the conference bag.

Important Dates

On-line registration:
August 22,2014
Symposium tour registration:
July 31, 2014
Early registration:
June 30, 2014
Proceedings deadline:
May 31, 2014

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11th IMEKO Symposium
LMPMI 2014 PDFpdf

organized by

Intelligent Nano-Measure

Technical Committee for Intelligent Nano-Measure, JSPE


National Metrology Institute of Japan(NMIJ, AIST)

In association with


International Measurement Confederation (IMEKO) Technical Committee TC14 Measurement of Geometrical Quantities, IMEKO

In cooperation with


The Japan Society for Precision Engineering (JSPE)


Japan Optical Measuring Instruments Manufacturers Association


Japan Precision Measuring Instruments Manufacturers Association


JSPE Research Affiliates

Supported by

NSK Foundation for the Advancement of Mechatronics (NSK-FAM)

The Precise Measurement Technology Promotion Foundation

Tsukuba Tourist and Convention Association

Tsukuba EXPO' 85 Memorial Foundation


The New Technology Development Foundation