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Conference Program (klick to download pdf)


Tuesday, 6. June

09:00 Opening

Chair: Robert Levy

09:45 Five years of practice with ISO 9712:2012 in Germany, Austria and Switzerland - Issues – Future
Holstein, Ralf
10:10 Redefining the complex issues of Personnel Certification in NDT
Smith, Kevin
10:35 Our expectations from the future ISO 9712: Responsibilities revisited
Mahmutyazicioglu, Nazim
10:55 Qualification and Certification of NDT personnel in Croatia
Markesic, Zoran
11:15 Break

Chair: Ralf Holstein

11:35 Efforts made by ICNDT WG1 on improvement of ISO 9712:2012
Mullin, Alexander
12:00 Competence of NDT Personnel
Jansen, Harold
12:20 Recommendation for ISO 9712 revision based on lessons learned in Hungary
Skopál, István
12:40 ISO17025 and its Application in Australia
Grosser, Paul
13:00 Lunch

Chair: David Gilbert

14:00 What is psychometric examination and why is it important
Clausing, Terry
14:25 The aeronautical qualification /certification following EN 4179 specification. A critical vision.
Gomez Fraile, Fermín
14:45 BINDT’s Position on Personnel Certification for NDT and Condition Monitoring
Banks, Nicole
15:05 System comparison of ISO 9712 and EN 4179/NAS 410 in consideration of future requirements
Höller, Helmuth
15:25 Break

Chair: Alexander Mullin

15:45 National status of the implementation of EN ISO 9712
Levy, Robert
16:10 The current status of ISO 9712 certification and related system set-up in south Korea
Cho, Younho
16:30 The current implementation stage of ISO 9712 in South America – Future Challenges
Teles Filho, João Rufino
16:50 Closing
17:30 Departure to the conference evening by bus to Heuriger Ing. Welser | Probusgasse 12, 1190 Vienna

Wednesday, 7. June


Chair: Peter Trampus

08:30 EN 9712: From common basis to specific applications
Martin, Etienne
08:55 The role of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) in enhancing professional competence
Gilbert, David
09:20 Developing Effective NDT Training and Certification Utilizing Distance Learning
Mandina, David
09:40 Role of the International Atomic Energy Agency in Promotion of Radiation Based NDT Techniques
Brisset, Patrick
10:00 Break

Chair: Kevin Smith

10:20 Certification 2017 – perspectives from ICNDT
Farley, Mike
10:45 Ukrainian NDT personnel qualification evaluation systems
Radko, Vitalii
11:00 Experience of ISO 9712:2012 implementation in Ukraine and development of certification scheme for NDT personnel
Shchupak, Svitlana
11:15 Experience in conducting the qualification examination on the employer site
Makovchuk, Nataliya
11:35 Break

Chair: Mike Farley

11:55 NDT personnel qualification and certification – The European way
Trampus, Peter
12:20 Recent Developments & Updates of NDT Personnel Certification in Asia pacific Region
Milligan, Peter
12:40 Qualification and certification in the sector railway maintenance in Germany
Krull, Ronald
13:00 The Australian Experience: Providing ISO 9712 Compliance in a large Country with a small Population
Arcus, Keith
13:15 Global Developments of NDT Personnel Certification - Future Trends & Challenges
Sajeesh, Babu
13:35 MRA
Sajeesh, Babu
14:05 Closing words
14:10 Lunch