There has been a steady growth in the popularity of IM conferences of individual monitoring conferences. This growth in the demand for such conferences is a proof of the fact that people are interested in learning and improving the various measures and procedures involved in individual monitoring.
Content Of These Conferences
The main purpose with which these conferences are conducted is to provide a platform for people where they can come together and discuss the developments, results and experiences in relation to individual monitoring procedures. Through these conferences one hopes to improve the quality of individual monitoring around the world. During these IM conferences, the participants are monitored for ionizing radiation, which is not limited by boundaries and spreads all over the world. By using the shared experiences, people are encouraged to work together in harmony. These conferences can be termed as the reference meetings for better understanding of individual monitoring.
Among the many topics discussed during these conferences, some of the top priority topics are:
– Quality assurance and reference fields.
– New developments in dosimetry.
– The significance of individual monitoring in the field of medicine, industry and research.
– Assessment of the dosage at the workplaces.
– Keeping of records and correct reporting channels for the doses.
– Educations, networking and training on individual monitoring in order to increase the awareness and popularity of the concept worldwide.
Monitoring The Personnel
These conferences stress on the importance of monitoring of the personnel in various fields, by engaging the services of personal dosemeters. The personnel should be thoroughly checked for both internal as well as external exposure to radiation. The importance of dosimetry is yet another important discussion point at these conferences.
Social Aspects Of These Conferences
The social aspects covered in any conference are very essential. These conferences being conducted for individual monitoring are no different and the social aspect of them is equally important. Coffee breaks, lunches, poster sessions and other similar breaks during the course of the conference provide the best time and opportunity to the participants of the conference to interact with each other and form contacts or start some great collaboration. These conferences are generally followed by drinks and dinner during the evenings. These drinks and dinner sessions provide an added opportunity for furthering the social contacts.The significance of these conferences is immense and the good news is that more and more countries recognize its importance and are ready to participate in such conferences.