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2/27/2018 | 1 MINUTE READ

Coordinate Metrology Society Opens Registration for 2018 Conference

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For the first time, the Coordinate Metrology Society is inviting members of the coordinate measuring machine industry at large to attend the annual event and join the association.

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The Coordinate Metrology Society (Reno, Nevada) has opened online registration for the 2018 Coordinate Metrology Society Conference, which will take place July 23-27, 2018, at the Grand Sierra Resort in Reno, Nevada. For the first time, the membership association for 3D measurement professionals, which has traditionally served the portable metrology community, is inviting the coordinate measurement machine (CMM) industry at large to attend the conference and join its membership. 

The five-day event is designed for both master and novice users seeking an educational atmosphere for career development. The plenary and track sessions include speakers and metrology practitioners from around the world.

The conference attracts metrology practitioners, quality control managers, manufacturing executives, scientists, students and educators. Attendees can find opportunities to learn about technology achievements, network with high-level users and get an overall picture of the state of the metrology industry. The exhibition hall will feature measurement and education zones as well as more than 45 exhibitors showcasing 3D measurement and inspection solutions used in manufacturing, R&D and other fields.

The conference’s weekly pass includes entry to more than 20 technical sessions, multiple workshops, the exhibition hall, the measurement and education zones, networking events, and post-conference access to all technical papers and presentation materials. Attendees can also participate in training courses, metrology challenges, educational forums, industry updates and a local tour. New attendees are encouraged to attend the conference orientation before the Monday evening icebreaker event.

The society also offers proctored level-one and level-two certification examinations during the conference.

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