REGISTER NOW for the Innovation and Emerging Plastics Technologies Conference, June 18-19, 2014
Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, is again hosting this highly successful conference. Come learn from industry experts. There will be half-hour presentations in the mornings, with three concurrent sessions on injection molding technology, materials technology, and executive/management practices. The afternoons will feature a choice of three hour tutorials, with many including a hands-on component. A networking session will be held after the tutorials on June 18 and will feature a pig roast.
Keynote Speaker: William R. Carteaux, President and CEO of SPI: The Plastics Industry Trade Association will present 'The State of the Industry'.
Concurrent technical sessions will include Plastics Injection Molding Technology, Materials, and Executive Forum.
Tutorials offered will include the following:
|June 18th||June 19th|
|Process Set-Up & Documentation||Injection Molding Troubleshooting|
|Reducing Lead-Times using a Systematic Mold Qualification Method||Application of DMA and other Thermal Analysis Techniques|
|Integrated Product Development||Liquid Silicone Rubber Molding Overview|
|Material Selection Overview||Application of Mold Filling Analysis|
|Introduction to MuCell||Micro Molding Technology|
|Improve Your Negotiation Skills||Project Management Basics|
|Executive Overview of Validation for Plastics Processors||TBD|
Registration and additional program information will be available soon. Please contact the Office of Community and Workforce Programs for additional information at 814-898-6103.