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    Session Title   Time   Room  
  Monday, September 8  
 

Alternative Manufacturing Processes

 
    Re-evaluating the EDM Process   11:00 AM - 11:55 AM   W-194B  
    Production Throughput for Additive Manufacturing   1:15 PM - 2:10 PM   W-192A  
  handouts The Impact of 3D Printing on Industrial Automation - Internal and External Implications   2:15 PM - 3:10 PM   W-193B  
 

Plant Operations

 
  handouts Unlocking Greater Process Value with High-Performance Metalworking Fluids   10:00 AM - 10:55 AM   W-192B  
  handouts Demystifying the Relationship Between Material Mgmt, Cost Mgmt, and Cash Mgmt   11:00 AM - 11:55 AM   W-195  
    Beyond Lean: Unleashing the Power of Smart Pull   2:15 PM - 3:10 PM   W-194B  
    Capital Equipment Justification - The Truth About ROI   2:15 PM - 3:10 PM   W-195  
  handouts Transform Your Manufacturing with Process Control   3:15 PM - 4:10 PM   W-192B  
 

Process Innovations

 
    Machining Turbine Blades - Best Practices   3:15 PM - 4:10 PM   W-192A  
 

Quality / Metrology

 
  handouts High Speed In-Line Inspection of Surface and Internal Defects   10:00 AM - 10:55 AM   W-192C  
    Manufacturing the Future   1:15 PM - 2:10 PM   W-192B  
  handouts Achieving the Best Possible Straightness and Hole Tolerance in Deep Hole Drilling   1:15 PM - 2:10 PM   W-192C  
 

Systems Integration

 
    PLC Robot Control - A New Trend in Robotics   10:00 AM - 10:55 AM   W-192A  
  handouts Manufacturing Future with MTConnect + Google Glass + iBlue   11:00 AM - 11:55 AM   W-193B  
  handouts Using Simulation Software to Achieve True "Lights-Out" Machining   3:15 PM - 4:10 PM   W-192C  
  Tuesday, September 9  
 

Alternative Manufacturing Processes

 
  handouts Additive and Hybrid Manufacturing: Changing the ways products are made   9:00 AM - 9:55 AM   W-192B  
  handouts High-Power Solid State Lasers and Their Applications   10:00 AM - 10:55 AM   W-194B  
 

Plant Operations

 
  handouts Training for Existing and Emerging Technologies   3:15 PM - 4:10 PM   W-195  
 

Process Innovations

 
  handouts Anatomy of a CNC Machine Tool Retrofit   9:00 AM - 9:55 AM   W-192C  
  handouts Honing of Thermal Coated Cylinder Bores   11:00 AM - 11:55 AM   W-192A  
  handouts Breaking Traditions in Turning - Are We Limiting Ourselves?   11:00 AM - 11:55 AM   W-192B  
  handouts A Comparison of Three Strategies for Cost Effective Machining of Titanium   11:00 AM - 11:55 AM   W-192C  
  handouts Getting Started with MTConnect   1:15 PM - 2:10 PM   W-194B  
  handouts Tool Failure Analysis and Decision Making   2:15 PM - 3:10 PM   W-192A  
  handouts New Research on Mass Finishing for 3D Printed Parts   2:15 PM - 3:10 PM   W-192B  
  handouts Machining Intelligently   2:15 PM - 3:10 PM   W-192C  
    Choosing a Toolholder Technology that Best Fits Your Process   3:15 PM - 4:10 PM   W-193B  
 

Quality / Metrology

 
  handouts Measurement Systems to Optimize Automation Processes   1:15 PM - 2:10 PM   W-195  
 

Systems Integration

 
    Implementing Machine Vision Guided Robotics for Flexible Automation   9:00 AM - 9:55 AM   W-192A  
  handouts iPads in the Machining Workplace   10:00 AM - 10:55 AM   W-193B  
    Automation for Lower Volume Parts   10:00 AM - 10:55 AM   W-195  
  handouts Integrated CNCs and Robots   1:15 PM - 2:10 PM   W-193B  
  handouts Dynamic Machining Techniques   3:15 PM - 4:10 PM   W-194B  
  Wednesday, September 10  
 

Alternative Manufacturing Processes

 
  handouts Combining Additive and Subtractive Manufacturing in Manufacture and Repair   9:00 AM - 9:55 AM   W-192A  
  handouts The Roles of Power, Pressure, Abrasive Flow and Efficiency in Waterjet Cutting Performance   9:00 AM - 9:55 AM   W-192C  
    How Lasers Can Benefit Medical Part Manufacturing   10:00 AM - 10:55 AM   W-195  
 

Plant Operations

 
    Deploying Best Measurement Practices Across Your Organization   10:00 AM - 10:55 AM   W-193B  
    Part Cost Reduction   11:00 AM - 11:55 AM   W-192B  
  handouts Implementing Lean as a Initiative in a High Mix/Low Volume Job Shop   2:15 PM - 3:10 PM   W-192C  
  handouts Implementing an Effective Inventory Management Solution: It Starts with Software   3:15 PM - 4:10 PM   W-194B  
  handouts Program Empowerment for 21st Century Aerospace Projects   3:15 PM - 4:10 PM   W-195  
 

Process Innovations

 
  handouts Reduce Cost and Increase Throughput for Large Parts with Multi-Tasking Universal Machines   10:00 AM - 10:55 AM   W-194B  
  handouts Experiencing Accelerated Business Growth   1:15 PM - 2:10 PM   W-193B  
    Magnetic Workholding "Then and Now"   1:15 PM - 2:10 PM   W-194B  
  handouts 6-Side Flexible Machining - A New Approach   2:15 PM - 3:10 PM   W-192B  
 

Quality / Metrology

 
    Introduction to Industrial CT Scanning and how to effectively implement CT into industry   11:00 AM - 11:55 AM   W-192C  
  handouts Increasing Part-Inspection Throughput Using Inline Optical Sensors   1:15 PM - 2:10 PM   W-195  
    Laser Scanners Redefine Non-Contact Measurement Excellence   3:15 PM - 4:10 PM   W-193B  
 

Systems Integration

 
  handouts 3D Scanners and Their Positioning Method: A Guide for Selecting the Right Device   9:00 AM - 9:55 AM   W-192B  
    Smart Manufacturing: Transforming the Way to Interact with CNC Machines   11:00 AM - 11:55 AM   W-192A  
    Cloud Computing: What It Is and How It Will Revolutionize the Manufacturing Industry   2:15 PM - 3:10 PM   W-192A  
  Thursday, September 11  
 

Alternative Manufacturing Processes

 
  handouts The Laser Revolution in the Tooling Industry   9:00 AM - 9:55 AM   W-192A  
    How to Determine if Laser Hot Wire Cladding is Right for Your Application   3:15 PM - 4:10 PM   W-194B  
 

Plant Operations

 
  handouts Wastewater Recirculation Technology for Mass Finishing Equipment   2:15 PM - 3:10 PM   W-192A  
  handouts The Power of FIVE: The most efficient way to instantly increase profitability   2:15 PM - 3:10 PM   W-192C  
  handouts Development of the Aerospace Supply Chain   3:15 PM - 4:10 PM   W-195  
 

Process Innovations

 
    High-Efficiency Machining of Aluminum Aircraft Structural Components   9:00 AM - 9:55 AM   W-192C  
  handouts Demystifying 5-Axis Machining   10:00 AM - 10:55 AM   W-193B  
    Machining Optimization of Composite Materials   10:00 AM - 10:55 AM   W-194B  
  handouts Combination Tools. . . When They Make Sense   10:00 AM - 10:55 AM   W-195  
    Productivity and Quality Improvements for Tape Laying Machines   11:00 AM - 11:55 AM   W-192B  
    Implementing Modular Solutions for Tool Holders and Workholding   11:00 AM - 11:55 AM   W-192C  
  handouts Demands Placed Upon Machine Tools for Processing Difficult to Machine Materials   1:15 PM - 2:10 PM   W-193B  
  handouts Advanced Implementation of Quick-Change Fixturing Technologies Across Machine Platforms   1:15 PM - 2:10 PM   W-195  
  handouts Material Trends and Their Challenges on Future Machinability   2:15 PM - 3:10 PM   W-192B  
 

Quality / Metrology

 
  handouts MQL 101   9:00 AM - 9:55 AM   W-192B  
    Resonant Inspection of Small Metal Parts   11:00 AM - 11:55 AM   W-192A  
 

Systems Integration

 
  handouts A Roadmap for Moving Beyond Lean and Becoming Agile with Industrial Machines   1:15 PM - 2:10 PM   W-194B  
  handouts New Trends with Servomotor Encoders and Cables   3:15 PM - 4:10 PM   W-193B