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Machine Tools & Metal Working

Agenda
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11:30 AM - 7:30 PM EDT (8:30 AM - 4:30 PM PDT)
Machine Tools & Metal Working Open
  • Visit the many booths in the Exhibit Hall, chat with booth representatives, learn about new products, and more.
  • Visit the Networking Lounge and interact with other event attendees.
  • Visit the Resource Center and download all materials of interest.
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM EDT (9:30 AM - 10:30 AM PDT)
Date: April 21, 2010
Time: 12 PM EDT (9 AM PDT / 6:30 PM CEST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

Punch through steel faster than a laser; produce complex metal parts without expensive machining; build more consistency into your shop's productivity . . . new cutting and machining technologies are at the forefront of manufacturing's economic comeback. Learn More
Jim Brennan, News Anchor, GlobalSpec

Date: April 21, 2010
Time: 12 PM EDT (9 AM PDT / 6:30 PM CEST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

High-speed cutting technologies offer improved dimensional and form accuracy in components fabricated from high-strength and ultra high-strength sheet metal materials. This presentation will explain the benefits of high-speed cutting to the manufacture of resource-efficient bodywork components. Learn More
Dr.-Ing. Verena Kräusel, Head of the Department Sheet Metal Forming, Fraunhofer-Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT)
Date: April 21, 2010
Time: 2 PM EDT (11 AM PDT / 8:00 PM CEST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

Historically, additive technologies have been used for product development and the rapid prototyping of parts and components. This presentation will focus on how companies are moving from prototypes to direct manufacturing using additive metals technologies. Learn More
Curt Taylor, President, Rapid Quality Manufacturing, Inc.
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM EDT (12:30 PM - 1:30 PM PDT)
Date: April 21, 2010
Time: 3 PM EDT (12 PM PDT / 9:30 PM CEST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

To stay competitive, today's manufacturers must balance significant investments in current technology with the overall return on those investments. This presentation will inform listeners of new cutting and machining technologies, and explain how such technologies can help an organization stay competitive. It will also identify where opportunities for competitive advantage may already exist within your company's manufacturing operations. Learn More
Kevin King, Manufacturing Technology Director, National Tooling and Machining Association (NTMA)

Date: April 21, 2010
Time: 3 PM EDT (12 PM PDT / 9:30 PM CEST)
Duration: 1 hour

Overview

This presentation is designed for company personnel who impact hiring, training, and promotion. Participants in the session will learn how third party, industry certifications from the National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS) can increase a company's productivity, and build more consistency into the manufacturing process, through reduced training and lost-time production costs. Learn More
Stephen C. Mandes, Executive Director, National Institute for Metalworking Skills (NIMS)
4:30 PM - 7:30 PM EDT (1:30 PM - 4:30 PM PDT)
  • Interact with Attendees and Exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall and Networking Lounge.
  • Presentations available On-Demand.