Frequently asked questions
World Metrology Day - 20 May 2010

Who can participate in the WMD Project?

The project is open to all organizations that have an interest in metrology.
The project welcomes the participation of:

  • intergovernmental, international, regional or national organizations; and
  • public, commercial, non-profit and academic organizations.
What is the cost of participation in the WMD Project?

The poster is free of charge, and can be downloaded from the website. The poster is available in many languages, and can be downloaded in a "blank" format to be customized by the user (add your own logo and the translation of the slogan in the white boxes).
What can I download from the WMD website?

You can download the poster in pdf format suitable to be printed in A1, A3 and A4 size, and in Adobe Indesign format.
You are responsible for the printing of your promotional material.

In what languages are the promotional products available?

The WMD promotional products are available in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese.
For other languages, you can download the "blank" format and add your own translation of the slogan.
Translation should only be made in the white boxes. You can add your own translation of the slogan above World Metrology Day.

Can I change anything in the promotional material?

The photo, the central slogan and the BIPM and OIML logos cannot be changed, but you can translate the rest of the text and add your own logo in the upper right corner of the poster.