Join us for free webinars presented by industry experts. You can participate in any of our upcoming interactive webinars, or view one of our archived on-demand webinars.
Monday, Aug 20, 2018, 4:00 PM EDT (1:00 PM PDT)
Presented by: Radiant Vision Systems
Thanks to well-established scientific methods, the human eye’s response to light can be quantified in a mathematical context for use in optical metrology. Join this webinar to learn the foundations of photometry and how photometric technologies leverage these principles to accurately quantify the human visual response to ensure quality in light and display products.
Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018, 11:00 AM EDT (8:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: Markforged, Inc.
Markforged 3D printing software makes using our advanced 3D printers easy. From networked fleet management of multiple printers, to the selective fiber reinforcement of individual parts, the software enables you to unlock the full range of efficiencies that 3D printing can bring to your manufacturing operations. Join us as we explore these capabilities in this walkthrough webinar.
Tuesday, Aug 21, 2018, 2:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: Siemens PLM
In this webinar, the second in our series: Digital Enterprises - Electronics and Semiconductor Industry we’ll look more closely at the benefits of integrating quality, standards, hardware, software and a multitude of customer requirements as product complexity continues to increase exponentially.
Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018, 2:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: ZPower, LLC
Silver-zinc is proving to be the rechargeable battery of choice for most manufacturers making hearing aids, the most advanced hearables on the market today. And just this year a major consumer electronics company launched sleep earbuds with ZPower silver-zinc batteries built -in. Join this webinar to learn how silver-zinc is being used in the hearing aid market and how it can power the smallest and safest products of tomorrow.
Wednesday, Aug 22, 2018, 3:00 PM EDT (12:00 PM PDT)
Presented by: Intertek
Product testing and certification can be a challenge for even the most seasoned of engineers and compliance professionals. Join this webinar to see how Intertek can help navigate this complex process and help to make it faster, more efficient, and more cost-effective overall.
Friday, Aug 24, 2018, 2:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: Specialty Silicone Products, Inc.
For decades engineers have designed around brittle, expensive materials to protect sensitive electronic components/devices from EMI/RFI and environmental threats. Join this webinar to discover new conductive elastomers that solve the most common problems when a shield and environmental seal must be combined for applications large and small.
Monday, Aug 27, 2018, 1:00 PM EDT (10:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: Swift Navigation
Today, autonomous vehicles primarily rely on cameras and LiDAR for precision localization. However, these optical sensors have significant limitations. In this webinar, Fergus Noble will take a deep dive into the corner cases of visual navigation and explore how connected precision GPS can unlock the next levels of autonomous applications.
Monday, Aug 27, 2018, 2:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM PDT)
Flow Paths & Controls for Life Science & Medical Devices: Designing Fluidic Systems for Manufacturing
Presented by: IMI Precision Engineering
Advancements in life science and medical devices are occurring at a rapid pace. New technology with increased fluidic complexity relies on precise fluidic system design and manufacturing as the cornerstone of performance. This presentation explores requirements and considerations of fluidic system design to ensure robust, reliable outputs of these critical devices.
Wednesday, Aug 29, 2018, 10:00 AM EDT (7:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: KROHNE Messtechnik
What if your scale could be replaced by a piece of tube, weighing your product inline, without delay or process interrupt? Join this webinar to see how Coriolis meters, which has become available to reliably measured food products like bread dough, meat and even chopped vegetables, will lead to an increased productivity in your plant.
Wednesday, Aug 29, 2018, 2:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: Berg W.M., Inc.
In the challenging world of power transmission, belt drive systems may offer advantages over other drive systems, including improved performance, lowered costs, and reduced downtime. This webinar will help identify when a belt system is appropriate and key design considerations to simplify implementation.
Friday, Aug 31, 2018, 1:00 PM EDT (10:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: Light in Motion
In this webinar, we will analyze the reasons that photoelectric sensors became prominent, look at the evolution of the enabling technologies starting with the LED, how that has made photoelectric sensors more capable and reliable, and finally how that has opened new fields of sensing techniques.
Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018, 2:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: PQ Systems
Specifications are important for evaluating quality and communicating results in the supply chain. Without a systematic approach, there is a risk of quality issues, errors and misunderstandings. This presentation will expose common problems with specifications and guidance for how to overcome them.
Monday, Sep 10, 2018, 10:00 AM EDT (7:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: GGB
An industry leader in tribology, GGB has developed a comprehensive variety of solutions to meet the demands of surfaces in motion. This presentation covers the need for an Engineered Plastics solution that offer design engineers the freedom to accelerate their innovation with nearly limitless configurations and styles.
Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018, 10:00 AM EDT (7:00 AM PDT)
Reducing the power and footprint of high channel count Direct RF Sampling Solutions with Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC
Presented by: EBV Elektronik
The integration of direct RF-sampling data converters with Xilinx’s Zynq UltraScale+ RFSoC technology offers the most flexible, smallest footprint, and lowest power solution for a wide range of radio applications.
Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018, 11:00 AM EDT (8:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: IRISS, Inc.
This presentation is the second part of our Bridging the Gap webinar series, where we discuss the issues surrounding building an acceptable “condition based” maintenance management system to replace outdated time-based maintenance practices. Companies are looking at utilizing the benefits of condition-based maintenance systems in their equipment reliability programs to increase safety, reduce maintenance-induced failures and the number of outages caused through human error.
Tuesday, Sep 11, 2018, 2:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM PDT)
Electrical Insulation Market: Changing Trends, Manufacturing Priorities and High-Performance Products
Presented by: Saint-Gobain Tape Solutions
This webinar will discuss growing applications and market segments – including transformers and electric motors - that are driving the demand of electrical insulation tapes, and the manufacturing trends and priorities affecting production and supply of these products.
Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018, 10:00 AM EDT (7:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: First Sensor AG
Inertial sensors allow the monitoring of structural changes, damage, and critical stress conditions and the diagnosis of the state of the material in a very early phase. Join this webinar to learn how First Sensor’s inertial sensors can increase the safety and save costs.
Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018, 12:00 PM EDT (9:00 AM PDT)
The MAQ®20 Instrument Class® Data Acquisition & Control System: Rugged Solutions with Industry 4.0 Capabilities
Presented by: Dataforth Corporation
The MAQ®20 Data Acquisition Eco-System offers many different I/O modules that allow users to create compact, individualized DAQ solutions. Join this webinar to learn why the MAQ®20 is optimal for channel-to-channel isolated measurements: temperature, voltage and current, weight, strain, fluid level and more.
Wednesday, Sep 12, 2018, 2:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: ITT Compact Automation
Compact Automation has a unique portfolio of work holding products and the ability to customize those products for specific customer needs. This webinar will provide an overview of the work holding products we offer, the features and benefits of those products, and how we can customize those products for your specific application.
Thursday, Sep 13, 2018, 10:00 AM EDT (7:00 AM PDT)
Perform Evolved Gas Analysis with Thermogravimetric Analysis (TGA) via Mass or Infrared Spectrometry (MS or FTIR)
Presented by: METTLER TOLEDO Thermal Analysis
Thermogravimetric analysis (TGA) provides quantitative information on the change in mass of a sample as a function of time or temperature. Combining TGA with a mass spectrometer (MS) or a Fourier transform infrared spectrometer (FTIR) allows researchers to investigate the nature of the gaseous reaction products.
Monday, Sep 17, 2018, 10:00 AM EDT (7:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: Texas Instruments
Thermal monitoring is critical to ensuring system safety and health. Compared to passive components to monitor temperature, switching to an active IC temperature sensor can provide greater accuracy, lower power, and dramatically simplify software overhead. This presentation compares thermal monitoring architectures and impacts on system performance & design.
Monday, Sep 17, 2018, 3:00 PM EDT (12:00 PM PDT)
Presented by: DFT Inc.
Water hammer is a relatively common problem which is often only briefly touched upon in engineering school curriculums. To help you avoid water hammer and the expenses due to the consequences, this presentation explains what this phenomenon is and steps to take to prevent or mitigate the occurrence of water hammer.
Monday, Sep 24, 2018, 10:00 AM EDT (7:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: SEMIKRON Elektronik GmbH & Co. KG
The power of solar string inverters is increasing year-over-year. With the MiniSKiiP Dual Split MLI, SEMIKRON presents a solution that brings benchmarking power density for three-level NPC inverters, along with easy assembly for high-volume manufacturing.
Wednesday, Sep 26, 2018, 2:00 PM EDT (11:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: Rousseau Metal inc.
How do you drastically yet easily increase productivity for maintenance employees? Proper planning and scheduling help, but don't go far enough. The answer often lies in better organization and working methods. Join this webinar to learn five tips to radically improve working methods and increase time spent on productive tasks.
Friday, Sep 28, 2018, 1:00 PM EDT (10:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: Henkel Corporation - Industrial
In this webinar, a Technical Engineer will review the selection criteria for five common major structural adhesive technologies. It will cover related topics, including joint design principles, surface preparation and bond durability. Production applications will be presented that illustrate manufacturers that used adhesives to improve aesthetics, performance and reduce assembly cost.
Tuesday, Oct 2, 2018, 12:00 PM EDT (9:00 AM PDT)
Presented by: Gravotech, Inc.
Together with our panelists, seasoned experts in laser marking technology, we will discuss the benefits of laser marking, cover the importance of marking and traceability in manufacturing and post-manufacturing process, and the available laser marking solutions for various applications.