Welcome to the online
Metal Forming Knowledge Day 2020

The steel and metal processing industry supplies innovative products for a wide range of different applications. GOM sets international standards in optical 3D metrology. During this online Metal Forming Knowledge Day, our GOM specialists will give important insights in optical metrology and production quality control.

October 8th, 2020

Why you should attend

Take the opportunity for an individual exchange of ideas

Industrial meeting platform – The online Metal Forming Knowledge Day offers a platform for the exchange of user knowledge from the field of metal forming and optical metrology.

Experience various optical metrology products

Presentations – Two presentation blocks are planned for a first introduction to optical metrology and for advanced applications. Next, two specific GOM applications will be highlighted.

Meet experts from the metal forming industry and optical metrology specialists

Expert Q&A – the Q&A offers the opportunity to get all the answers on your questions about the functions and features of the GOM software or new developments in 3D metrology.

Do you have device- or software-specific questions?

Expert talks – Get answers to your specific questions while talking to our experts in a one-on-one-conversation.

Take part

In worldwide knowledge forums on 3D metrology in metal forming, the GOM network, together with users from well-known companies, shares process and metrology expertise throughout Asia and America.

Be part of an industry-specific online event

Strengths of optical 3D metrology in forming processes

In forming process chains, 3D metrology supports and accelerates almost all areas: from determining material behavior via toolmaking up to production control and trend analyses during series production.

Materials engineering

  • Determination of material properties
  • Full-field 3D forming analysis
  • Optimization of simulation processes


  • CNC milling on STL measuring data
  • Targeted tool corrections
  • Motion analysis of machines


  • Inspection of geometry and material thickness
  • Visualization of surface defects
  • Automated series inspection

October 8th - 10 AM


Overall presentation
Knowledge track 1: Optical Metrology for Forming Tools
Knowledge track 2: Production Quality Control of Forming Parts
ARGUS – Optical Forming Analysis
Surface Analysis of Sheet Metal Parts
Live Expert Q&A
Talk to our Experts !

GOM develops, produces and distributes software, machines and systems for 3D coordinate measuring technology and 3D testing based on latest research results and innovative technologies. With more than 60 sites and more than 1,000 metrology specialists, GOM guarantees professional advice as well as support and service. More than 14,000 system installations improve the product quality and manufacturing processes in the automotive, aerospace and consumer goods industries.