The publications

About qmt
Year 2020

Revue de Fédération Hologère - September 10, 2020 ( pdf )
Opto-acoustic control for striking watches


Revue de Fédération Hologère - June 9, 2020 ( pdf )
qmt is developing in the medical market with the arrival of Mr. Luc Martin


Le DECOLLETAGE & Industrie - March 2, 2020
Metrology: qmt's innovation - QMTVLine is selected for the SIMODEC innovation trophy


Revue de la Fédération Horlogère - January 30, 2020 ( pdf )
Merger with Saphir and birth of qmt


Watchmaking newsletter - No 1248 of January 2020 ( pdf )
Qualimatest and Saphir merge their organizations


Year 2019

Balance sheet - December 17, 2019 ( pdf , html )
Qualimatest struggles to find talent
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


L'Agefi - October 30, 2019 ( html )
Five companies vying for CSEM technological support
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


L'Agefi - September 25, 2019 ( pdf , film )
The anticipation of the transfer to electric vehicles is enormous
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


3D ECO on Léman Bleu - June 18, 2019 ( film )
Interview on the digitalization that boosts the Geneva industry
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Revue de la Fédération Horlogère - June 13, 2019 ( pdf )
Qualimatest: agility, reliability and excellence qualify the 30-year-old company in 2019
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Revue de la Fédération Horlogère - May 16, 2019 ( pdf )
Qualimatest acquires the Wheeltest Vision


Revue de la Fédération Horlogère - March 7, 2019 ( pdf )
A standardized product range within QMT


OPI - January 29, 2019 ( pdf )
Workshop Automatic visual inspection of defects, machine vision
Vahid Fakhfouri (Technical Director)


Year 2018

WatchAndListenPodcast - July 11, 2018 ( Podcast )
Automatic lubrication control with QMTLubControl


Agefi - July 5, 2018 ( html , pdf )
Qualimatest relies on deep learning
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


CCIGinfo - April 2018 ( pdf )
How are our member companies reacting to FP 17
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Watchmaking newsletter - No 1235 of March 2018 ( pdf )
large spaces for Qualimatest
Vahid Fakhfouri (Technical Director)


Revue de la Fédération Horlogère - February 2018 ( pdf )
Qualimatest manages its growth from Switzerland
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Agefi article - 1.2.2018 ( pdf )
Qualimatest manages its growth from Switzerland
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)

Year 2017

Article by Hector Almea (Tattile) - August 14, 2017 ( html )
QMTSort-Tip - Vision Controller Enables Inspection of Medical Pipettes 24/7
Arnaud Rollin ( QMTSort-Tip Product Manager )


Presentation film of Qualimatest products during EPHJ 2017 - June 23, 2017 ( html )
Automatic quality control equipment
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Conference during EPHJ-EPMT-SMT 2017 - June 22, 2017 ( pdf )
Quality control and the challenges of Industry 4.0
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Watchmaking newsletter - No 1230 of June 2017 ( pdf )
Range of daytime rate measurement equipment on finished watches and movements
Arnaud Rollin ( QMTProTime product manager )


Industry Connect - 2nd edition of 7.2.2017 ( pdf )
Intelligent machine control for better quality control
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


QMTSixSigma, a revolutionary technology for controlling machines ( html )
Interview with Ivan Meissner by Alp ICT

Year 2016

Center Patronal & PME - December 2016 ( pdf )
100 SMEs innovating in French-speaking Switzerland - Interview with Ivan Meissner


PME Magazine - October 2016 ( pdf )
These SMEs which innovate in Geneva - Interview with Ivan Meissner


Revue de la Fédération Horlogère - September 2016 ( pdf )
A Qualimatest WatchProjector in use at Carl F. Bucherer


Grand Genève Magazine - April 2016 ( pdf )
Interview with Ivan Meissner


Micro & Nano Mag - February 22, 2016 ( pdf )
The sensitivity of man, the rigor of the machine
Laurent Brulport (Commercial Director)

Year 2015

CCIG Info - December 2015 ( pdf )
Terroir et Technologies - two centers of excellence rewarded


Watchmaking newsletter - No 1219 of December 2015 ( pdf )
Qualimatest wins the 2015 Innovation Prize


Centraliens (Revue des Arts et Manufactures) - November 2015 ( pdf )
Qualimatest presents an innovative vision!
Laurent Brulport (Commercial Director)


Swiss Association for quality - Final control & Process control, should they be opposed? - November 10, 2015 ( pdf )
Presentation of the final control system of the daytime running of a watch, its use cases and its characteristics
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Agefi Magazine - October 2015 ( pdf )
The obvious European proximity
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Plan-les-Ouates Business Day - October 20, 2015 ( pdf )
Growth through the acquisition of other companies
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Revue FH (watchmaking federation) - July 2, 2015 ( pdf )
QMTProjector-100


Agefi Magazine - June 2015 ( pdf )
Subcontracting - The international alternative


OPI Newsletter - June 2015 ( pdf , html )
Acoustic control meets optics


Watchmaking newsletter - No 1216 of May 2015 ( pdf )
Optical step measurement with QMTProTime


PME Magazine - Geneva - January 2015 ( pdf )
Qualimatest absorbs SAPPHIRE

Year 2014

Revue de la Fédération Horlogère (FH) - Biel - 11 December 2014 ( pdf )
Qualimatest: Acquisition and new group


Tribune de Genève - Geneva - November 24, 2014 ( pdf )
Qualimatest absorbs the Isère company Saphir


L'Agefi - Geneva - November 19, 2014 ( pdf )
Qualimatest: acquisition of Saphir


Eurotec No 395 - August 2014 ( pdf )
Qualimatest profile: The sensitivity of man, the rigor of the machine


NIWeek 2014 - Austin Texas - August 5, 2014 ( pdf )
Automatically Detecting Cosmetic Defects Like a Human (QMTSubFace)
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


NIDays 2014 - Berne - March 5, 2014 ( pdf )
Dimensional and aesthetic quality control of an automotive part with QMT Vision Inspector (QVI)
Axel Trouiller (Qualimatest, Vision Developer) and Julien Lafenêtre (Baud Industries)


Le Journal du Jura - March 6, 2014 ( pdf )
Machines capable of determining beauty
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Le Matin Sunday - March 1, 2014 ( pdf )
Machines capable of determining beauty
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)

Year 2013

INARTIS - The Process Control in the Medtech and Biotech Industry- October 3, 2013 ( pdf )
Machine vision in Medtech & Biotech industry
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


OPI Newsletter - September 30, 2013 ( pdf )
We must keep the human aspect of the control system as a reference
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


NIWeek 2013 - Austin TX - August 5, 2013 ( pdf )
Using a Standard Vision Platform to Quickly Create Custom Solutions
Yohan Vallet (Operational Director)


Agefi - July 25, 2013 ( pdf )
QUALIMATEST: the need for sector and geographic diversification
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Platinn (innovation platform) focus No 33- July 2013 ( pdf )
Qualimatest adapts its business model to conquer a new market
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


National Instruments Newsletter - Q2 2013 ( pdf )
Alliance partners with more than 15 years of service are on stage with Dr. James Truchard (CEO of National Instruments) at NIWeek
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Materials and means of production: at the heart of the synergy
Round table during the EPHJ with MM Eric Rosset (HEPIA), Olivier Conne (DelWest) and Andreas Mortensen (EPFL)
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


EPHJ Daily - June 13, 2013 ( pdf )
Synergies between the watchmaking and medical industries
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Radio Suisse Romande - Intercités - June 7, 2013 ( Listen to the program )
Hermetic "rösti barrier" for SMEs
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Bilingualism Forum - April 30, 2013 ( pdf )
More economic opportunities - impose themselves beyond linguistic borders
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


24 hours - 30 March 2013 ( pdf )
Innovation - Switzerland needs bridges between research and industry
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)

Year 2011

Sony - October 2011 ( pdf )
WatchProjector: Making Time go faster
SONY ISS EUROPE CASE STUDY


Measures - October 2011 ( pdf )
Rail control switches to non-contact (LPM TPM rail measurement system)
Vittorio Carchia (Speno International SA)


EPHJ - May 2011 ( pdf )
Watchmaking: Revolution in the world of quality control
Interreg project


Agefi - 23.5.2011 ( pdf )
Favorable forecasts for watchmaking subcontracting (in addition to EPHJ 2011)
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


NIDays 2011 - Zürich - 1.3.2011 ( pdf )
How Audemars Piguet improves the precision of its watches: discover the VideoBalisometer
Antoire Châlons (Software Developer)

Year 2010

SwissT.meeting 2010 - Zürich - 30.6.2010 ( pdf )
Werner Gloor (Sales Engineer)


NIDays 2010 - Zürich - 1.3.2010 ( pdf )
Plug-in Architecture & Parallel Tasks in LabVIEW for Building Expandable Applications
Antoire Châlons (Software Developer) and Falko Henschke (Software Developer)

Year 2009

VisionDays 2009 - Yverdon - 2.4.2009 ( pdf )
QMT Vision Inspector: the configurable universal platform
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


NIDays 2009 - Zürich - 3.3.2009 ( pdf )
Industrial products for optical inspection using QMT Vision Inspector based on LabVIEW / Vision
Werner Gloor (Sales Engineer)

Year 2008

GESO 2008 Day - Lausanne - 26.6.2008 ( pdf )
Simultaneous acquisition and processing of sound and image for the characterization of mechanical watches
François Dauron (Expert Vision)


Vision seminar - Neuchâtel - 24.4.2008 ( pdf )
Lights for machine vision & QMT Vision Inspector and related products
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


NIDays 2008 - Zürich - 4.3.2008 ( pdf )
Qualimatest: System integrator in Vision and Automation
Werner Gloor (Sales Engineer)


Revue polytechnique - March 2008 ( pdf )
Dimensional checks of watch parts by their DXF definitions

Year 2007

Automated measurement and test systems for the watchmaking industry - Neuchâtel - 27.11.2007 ( pdf )
Automatic dimensional checks without contact by the use of CAD files
François Dauron (Expert Vision)


Automated measurement and test systems for the watchmaking industry - Neuchâtel - 27.11.2007 ( pdf )
Fast image acquisition synchronized with the acoustic signal for the control and development of movements
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


Vision seminar - Lausanne - 14.11.2007 ( pdf )
Machine vision platform
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


International Chronometry Congress 2007 - Montreux - 26.9.2007 ( pdf )
The VideoBalisometer: A new measuring device for the regulating organ for mechanical watches
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


VisionDays 2007 - Yverdon - 29.3.2007 ( pdf )
The evolution of configurable vision systems
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)

Year 2006

Vision seminar - Lausanne - 11/22/2006 ( pdf )
Machine Vision Power
Ivan Meissner (Managing Director)


NIDays 2006 - 11.2006 ( pdf )
Tips and Rules to Control your Application Development and Performances
Jean-Philippe Bacher (Scientific Manager)


VisionDays 2006 - 6.2006 ( pdf )
Vision einfach konfigurieren und nach Mass programmieren
Werner Gloor (Sales Engineer)