Date: Tuesday, September 13, 2016
Don’t be left behind! This inaugural conference presented by Laser Institute of America will teach you how to incorporate lasers into your manufacturing processes to stay competitive in the current high-tech market. We will cover industrial applications of lasers, such as: Additive Manufacturing, Cutting, Welding, Marking and more. Most importantly, we will show you how to apply lasers to increase your profit & efficiency.
The Laser Institute of America (LIA) is the international society for laser applications and safety. Our mission is to foster lasers, laser applications, and laser safety worldwide.
Industrial Laser Conference Includes:
- Access to Industrial Laser Conference (Sept. 13)
- Lunch during the conference on Sept. 13
- Admission to IMTS exhibit floor for all six days
Who Should Attend?
Production Specialists, Production Managers, Manufacturing Specialist, Manufacturing Engineers, Automation Engineer, Director of Manufacturing, Design Engineers, Technicians, Equipment Engineers and more.
Laser Institute of America
Laser Institute of America
|9:30 am - 9:45 am||Elizabeth Kautzmann /
|FANUC America Corp./
Laser Institute of America (LIA)
|Session #1: Tracking Trends in Lasers|
|9:45 am - 10:15 am||Paul Denney||Lincoln Electric Company||Keynote: Industrial Laser Opportunities|
|10:15 am - 10:45 am||Richard Grylls||SLM Solutions NA, Inc.||How Manufacturing is Evolving with the Application of Additive Laser Technology|
|10:45 am - 11:00 am||Break|
|Session #2: Technology Advancing|
|11:00 am - 11:30 am||Robb Hudson||Mitsui Seiki (U.S.A.), Inc.||Characteristics of New Hybrid Additive & Subtractive Machine Tool Technology|
|11:30 am - 12:00 pm||Wayne Penn||Alabama Laser||Advances in Additive Manufacturing|
|12:00 pm - 12:30 pm||Christian G. Joest/
|Imperial Machine & Tool Co.||A Machine Shop's Journey Into Metal Additive Manufacturing|
|12:30 pm - 1:45 pm||Lunch|
|Session #3: Today's Challenges|
|1:45 pm - 2:15 pm||Oleg Raykis||Laserline Inc.||High-power Diode Lasers and Innovative Industrial Applications|
|2:15 pm - 2:45 pm||David Krattley||IPG Photonics Corparation||Application Advances in Welding with IPG Fiber Lasers and Novel Beam Delivery Products|
|2:45 pm - 3:15 pm||Jim Cann||Optomec, Inc.||New Innovations in Directed Energy Deposition (DED) Systems|
|3:15 pm - 3:30 pm||Break|
|Session #4: Trends in the Trenches|
|3:30 pm - 4:00 pm||Elizabeth Kautzmann / Michael Sharpe||FANUC America Corp.||Automated Lasers – The Role of Flexibility|
|4:00 pm - 4:30 pm||Frank Geyer||TRUMPF Inc.||Additive Manufacturing in Production|
|4:30 pm - 5:00 pm||Rahul Patwa||Fraunhofer USA - Center for Laser Applications (CLA)||Innovations in Industrial Laser Applications and Process Monitoring|