The convening of this meeting has been compelled by a convergence of new LHC-related developments:
These new developments would make it possible to quantify the impact of various scale-setting procedures; this was not possible in the past.
The Workshop will immediately follow the annual Workshop on Parton Showers and Resummation PSR2017. Both Workshops will be held in the same venue. Participants may wish to take advantage of this opportunity and attend both meetings. More information about PSR2017 is available here: https://indico.cern.ch/e/PSR2017.