Announcing the Cimquest 2018 Advanced Manufacturing Expo

We are pleased to announce that we have set the date for AME 2018! The event will take place over three days, October 16, 17, and the 18th. More info coming soon in Spring 2018. We hope to see you there!

Watch the video below to see a recap of the 2017 Advanced Manufacturing Expo.  We hope to see you next year!


In case you missed it, here are the details of the 2017 Advanced Manufacturing Expo.


Todd Grimm, T.A. Grimm & Associates
Additive Manufacturing Consultant, Writer, and Presenter

Jonah Myerberg, co-founder and
Chief Technology Officer of Desktop Metal

Rob Hassold, CEO/Founder 
Cimquest, Inc.


Adion Systems: developers of ProShop. ProShop is a comprehensive web-based and totally paperless ERP Shop Management system for small to medium manufacturing companies.

ANSYS engineering simulation and 3-D design software delivers product modeling solutions with unmatched scalability

Verisurf 3D measurment solutions for CMM Programming, Inspection Automation, 3D Scanning, Reverse Engineering, Tool Building and Guided Assembly.



This year’s EXPO features 24 unique breakout sessions from the leading providers of trending technology in the manufacturing industry today.  Below is a  list of the sessions that you will get to choose from.  Each session will be presented three times each day so you can be sure to see all of the presentations! Interested in certain topics only? We’ve coded the sessions to help you narrow down your selection.  Stay tuned for the full agenda to be added soon which will include times for each session. 

Download the AME Sessions Agenda PDF


3D Printing

Scanning & Reverse Engineering



Business Development



Integrating 3D Scanning, Reverse Engineering, and Quality Inspection into your CAD, CAM and 3D Printing Processes

The benefits of cloud based CAD – Onshape

Post Processing Metal and Plastic Parts 

Leveraging the Advanced Manufacturing Talent Network

Intro to Resin-based Post-processing

 Simulation for Additive Manufacturing

Understanding Probing with Renishaw

Overview of Sandvik Prime Turning with Mastercam Programming

How to select a 3D Printer that is right for your company

Do you have a Scalable Manufacturing Organization? Developing a Machine Shop Franchise Prototype

Prototype Injection Mold Tooling

The challenges of achieving isotropic strength in 3D Printing

Leveraging color with 3D Printing

 How to Position Yourself for Dynamic Growth in the Year Ahead

Who is going to successfully mainstream 3D Printing into Industry

Scanned Data Into Feature Rich CAD

Innovative Tooling for 5-Axis Milling

How scanning software can be used on mold simulation ” Projected first article”

Topology Optimization with Autodesk’s Netfabb

G-Code Simulation on Steroids

Can sub $5K 3D Printers be viable for commercial use?

 Can you leverage the R&D Tax Credit?

Can 3D Printing Provide High Volume Production?

Can 3D Printing Provide High Volume Production?


Industries served:

Aerospace, Automotive, Medical & Healthcare, Consumer Products, Packaging, Electronics, Fashion, Transportation, Architecture, Agriculture, Pharmaceuticals, Food & Beverage, Construction, Defense and more

Technologies on Display:

3D printing, CAD & CAM software, CNC machining, machine tools, ERP Shop Management, 3D scanning, CMM’s, reverse engineering & inspection software, mold design and more.

Who Should Attend:

Business owners, executives, managers, engineers, machinists, designers, developers, technicians, quality control engineers, startup owners, essentially anyone involved in design and manufacturing.  We also expect strong attendance from Fortune 500 companies.

Here’s just a preview of some of the opportunities you will have if you take part in the Open House:

  • Visit the Largest Advanced Manufacturing Expo & 3D Printer Showroom in New Jersey.
  • See the latest in 3D Printing, CAD & CAM Software, CNC Machining, Machine Tools, 3D Scanning, CMM’s, Reverse Engineering Software, Mold Design, and more.
  • Listen to a distinguished line-up of speakers and network with hundreds of designers, machinists, engineers, and business owners.
  • Meet with over 30 industry suppliers and leading-edge equipment manufacturers.
  • Choose from 26 unique educational sessions.