WEATHERFORD, TX — The Coordinate Metrology Society opened the Call for Papers for the 32nd-annual Coordinate Metrology Society Conference, July 25-29, 2016, in Murfreesboro, TN.

The organization is seeking original contributions from portable metrology experts that cover the successful use of 3D coordinate measurement systems, case studies, technology benchmarks, scientific research and developments and more. Commercial content is not accepted. The CMSC is the premier gathering where experienced metrologists present their projects and showcase their knowledge of industry best practices, measurement strategies, and cutting-edge implementations. The Coordinate Metrology Society is the eminent membership association for measurement professionals around the globe.

Abstract submissions for technical papers and presentations are due by March 11, 2016. Each abstract is peer-reviewed by the CMS Executive Committee, and if selected, the speaker will receive a Notification of Acceptance on April 8, 2016. Guidelines for presentations and technical papers can be downloaded here.

For more information about presenting a technical paper at CMSC 2016, contact Scott Sandwith or Daniel Sawyer, technical presentations coordinators at

Following the CMSC, the top technical papers are selected by the CMS Executive Committee for publication in the prestigious Journal of the CMSC. Technical papers and presentations are also published on the CMSC website for access by the membership. Conference registration and membership fees are waived for individual speakers presenting at the conference. In the case of multiple authors, the CMS will waive one conference registration and membership fee.