Certification Management Committee




2002 CMC Annual Meeting - Milan, Italy


IMQ S.p.A.
Via Quintiliano 43
I-20138 Milan, Italy
Tel.: +39 2 507 31
Fax: +39 2 507 32 71
E-mail: IMQ
Website: http://www.imq.it/

  photo IMQ

Meeting Schedule

CMC Annual Meeting2002-06-27/28

Registration and Information Desk

The registration and information desk will be located in the lobby of the new IMQ building. The opening hours of the registration and information desk are as follows:

On Wednesday, June 26th, delegates may register from 2.00 p.m. to 7.00 p.m.

All other days from 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

Social Events - Thursday, June 27th

All registered delegates are cordially invited to a dinner at 8.00 p.m.

Detailed information will be provided at registration.

Accompanying Person's Program

PARTNERS' PROGRAM - Thursday 27th June, 2002

Partners program will start at 10:30 a.m. meeting at Piazza Fontana.

The tour involves:

  • Visit of the Duomo, Milan cathedral. Possibility to go onto the roof of the Cathedral and see the town through the legions of pinnacles.
  • Visit of the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and Piazza della Scala.
  • Lunch around 13:00
  • 14:30 Visit of the Church Santa Maria delle Grazie, and of the "Leonardo da Vinci's Last Supper"
  • Visit of the "Sforza Castle"

The tour will last until approx. at 16:30 and will include assistance of professional guide speaking English.

Piazza Fontana can be reached by taxi or by public transportations:

from NOVOTEL by tram no. 27 stop Largo Augusto.
from CRISTOFORO COLOMBO by metro M1 Palestro station stop Duomo.

the fare ticket for both tram and metro is of € 1,00.


Rooms have been pre-booked at the following hotels:

1. NOVOTEL Milano Est Aeroporto;

2. Hotel Galles;

3. Hotel Cristoforo Colombo.

NOVOTEL Milano Est Aeroporto is located approximately 10/15 minutes walking distance from IMQ, while the other two hotels are close to the town centre and will require transportation means (public transportation or taxi) in order to reach the meeting premises.

Please send the completed form no later than February 28th to Ms Maristella Cremonesiwith a copy to the IECEE Secretariat


Most of the international flights arrive at Milano Malpensa Airport which is located approximately 60 km north west of the city.

Transportation Means from Malpensa Airport:


A train connects Malpensa Airport Terminal 1 with Milano FNM Cadorna Railway Station which is located in the city centre. The single fare is approx. € 9,30. Taxi

To reach Milano city from Milano Malpensa Airport is rather expensive, the minimum fare is approx. € 120,- or higher depending on the traffic conditions or supplement for night service.

Transportation Means from Cadorna Station:

From Milano Cadorna Station to NOVOTEL Milano Est Aeroporto you can take a taxi (recommended solution; price approx. € 20; time about 30 minutes) or tram no. 27, direction Ungheria, stop Quintiliano, then after crossing the tram tracks and the road take the right and walk for approx. 5 minutes until you see the hotel at your left (ticket fare € 1,-; total time about 1:20 hrs).

From Milano Cadorna Station to Hotel Galles you can take a taxi (price approx. € 10.-) or metro M1 (red line) direction Sesto FS, stop Lima.

From Milano Cadorna Station to Hotel Cristoforo Colombo you can take a taxi (approx. € 15.-) or metro MQ (red line) direction Sesto FS, stop Venezia.

Transportation Means from Milano Linate Airport:

Some flights arrive at Milano Linate airport, which is very close to Milano (about 5 km).

Taxis to reach NOVOTEL or IMQ from Milano Linate are available at airport arrivals. Costs approx. € 15,-

NOVOTEL Milano Est Aeroporto is also served by a courtesy bus from Milano Linate Airport (in this case, after the collection of your luggage, you will need to call the hotel : 02 58 01 10 85).

From Milano Linate airport to both Hotel Cristoforo Colombo and Hotel Galles you can take a taxi, (approx. € 20.) or bus no. 73 direction San Babila, then you can take metro metro M1 (red line) direction Sesto FS, stop Venezia or Lima respectively.

How to reach IMQ

By Car: from the ring road motorway take the bypass East, direction Linate, exit no. 4 Mecenate.

From the Hotels:

- By Foot: from NOVOTEL: 10 minutes walking.

- By Public Transportation: from Hotel Galles or Cristoforo Colombo: by tram no. 9 or 29 or 30 with direction Piazza Cinque Giornate then tram no. 27 Ungheria, stop Quintiliano.

From Malpensa Airport: by train to Cadorna railway station, then by taxi or by metro M1 stop Porta Venezia, then by tram no. 9 or 29 or 30 with direction Piazza Cinque Giornate then tram no. 27 Ungheria, stop Quintiliano.

From Linate Airport: by taxi.


End of June in Milano is summer, usually sunny with temperatures between 25° to 30°C.

Meeting Registration

Please complete the DOCattached registration form and return it to the IECEE Secretariat no later than February 28th, 2002 to the following address:

Mrs. Tara Mitchell
Tel.: +41 22 919 02 52
Fax: +41 22 919 03 00

With copy to:
Ms Maristella Cremonesi
Tel.: +39 2 507 32 12
Fax: +39 50 99 15 00


Rooms have been pre-booked for delegates at special rates. Please see the DOCHotel Registration Form.

NOVOTEL Milano Est Aeroporto - Via Mecenate 121 - 20138 Milano (four stars).

Tel.: +39 2 58 01 10 85 - Fax +39 2 58 01 10 86.

Rate single room € 140 - double room € 170.-

Hotel GALLES - Via Ozanam 1 - (Piazza Lima) - 20129 Milano - (four stars).

Tel.: +39 2 20 48 41 - Fax +39 2 204 84 22.

approx. Rate: single room € 197. - double room € 368.56

Hotel CRISTOFORO COLOMBO - Corso Buenos Aires 3 - 20124 MILANO (three stars).

Tel.: +39 2 29 40 62 14 - Fax +39 2 29 51 60 96.

Rate: single room € 105.- double room € 160.-