International Congress of Metrology

The International Metrology Congress is a unique event in Europe that takes place every 2 years, in odd-numbered years. It covers all types and applications of measurement. The Congress brings together the entire Metrology community, from organisations and industrial companies, to laboratories, manufacturers and universities.

Industry meets science

The 3 day conference in the heart of Paris offers the opportunity to understand the latest technical developments in measurement, explore industrial challenges and develop solutions that will enhance innovation and performance through:

  • A varied conference programme, featuring 180 presentations attended by over 1000 measurement professionals
  • Poster sessions demonstrating latest technical developments with an opportunity to meet the specialists
  • An exhibition showcasing innovations and solutions
  • A range of technical site visits exploring industrial best practice

Aims of the event

  • Explore the evolution of measurement techniques and their implications for Industry, R&D and society
  • The added value of measurement as a tool for quality of products and processes
  • The participation in the development of innovative technologies


More than 1,000 specialists from 50 different countries:

  • Users of measurement technology in industry, research and academia
  • Manufacturers of measurement equipment and instrumentation
  • Quality managers and decision makers
  • Academics and researchers

The Congress is organised by the Collège Français de Métrologie in partnership with:

  • Industrial users
  • Technical organisations, service providers and manufacturers
  • Public European laboratories, universities
  • International benchmarking organisations (BIPM, Euramet, NCSLi, OIML).