Wednesday 2018-05-16 – Thursday 2018-05-17

  • Presentation and outline of the EMPIR pres2cac project
  • The PTB micromanometer
  • FPG and FRS as primary standards
  • New calibration techniques
  • Alternative pressure standards
  • Guidelines, recommendations and standards

For more information, see also the invitation flyer: Invitation

For registration, please use the following form: Registration Form Pres2Vac – Final Workshop

Getting here

The best way to get to Borås is to Gothenburg airport (Landvetter, IATA: GOTICAO: ESGG) which is situated between Gothenburg and Borås. From there to Borås, either taxi or bus are available. Ask us if you need help.

Hotels in Borås

We have pre-booked rooms at some hotels in Borås as listed below. When booking rooms, please use the code to get best possible offer.

Quality Hotel Grand Borås, SEK 1156/night, Booking reference: RISE 5P05376, Contact or +46 (0)33 799 00 00.

Hotel Sköna natter, SEK 825 – 1095, Booking reference: 5P05376,contact: or +46 (0) 33-100 110,

Lages motel, SEK 850 – 985, 10% reduction when referring to RISE, Contact: or +46 (0) 33 24 87 20,

Apart from hotels in Borås, it is possible to stay in Gothenburg. There are direct bus connections between Gothenburg and Borås. The travel takes approximately 1 hour. For more info, please check

About Borås

The city is situated on the western part of Sweden and is well known for it’s public art. for more information, please visit