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Transfer Automation Seminar

Location:
Detroit Metro Airport Marriott
30559 Flynn Dr
Romulus, MI 48174
Phone: 734-729-7555
Starts:
Tuesday, May 09, 2017, 7:30 AM EDT
Ends:
Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 4:00 PM EDT
For more information, contact (PMA Technical Program Manager)
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This two-day program will highlight transfer-process capabilities and tooling technology, and how transfer systems are being used to increase production efficiently on new or existing presses. 

Sponsored by:          Event and Plant Tour     

 Breakfast/day two    Lunch/day two    

Please note: Schuler Inc. reserves the right to review the list of registrants in advance and deny any individual or company access to the tour due to a competitive situation.  

Event Details

Learn from the experts!  This multi-speaker seminar and exhibit will cover:


  • Transfer-system types and selection criteria 
  • Transfer-press evaluation and design features
  • Features and design criteria of a good transfer tool
  • Advantages and cost savings of transfer tooling
  • Transfer-process capabilities as compared to those of progressive dies
  • How to evaluate a part and determine whether or not to use transfers
  • De-stacking technologies
  • Transfer-finger-tooling design

Presentations include: 

  • Transfer System Technologies, Pat Cullen, Sales Manager, HMS Products
  • Press Mounted Transfers-Front/Back vs. Through the Window, Rod Naseman, Product Manager,-Metal Forming Systems, Wayne Trail-A Lincoln Electric Co.
  • Compact In-Die Mounted Transfers, Bob Gunst, President and Owner, Jacar Systems LLC
  • Press Considerations, Barry Lewalski, Sales & Product Manager Servo Press Systems, Schuler Group
  • Die Design and Engineering Considerations, Brad Rine, Senior Manager, Die Cad Group, Inc.
  • Simulation Technology, Mark Hansen, Simulation Supervisor, T-Sim Solutions
  • Re-utilization & Modernization of Existing Capital Equipment, Bill Rogner, Sales and Applicaitions Consultant, Atlas Technologies
  • Press-to-Press Transfer and Hot Forming Technology, Randy Couture, Regional Sales Manager, AP&T North America, Inc.
  • Sensors for Transfer Die Applications, Will Healy III, Strategic Marketing Manager, Balluff Inc.

Agenda

May 9, 2017

7:30 a.m.    Check-in and breakfast
8:00 a.m.    Presentations 
*11:00 a.m.  Depart for tour (bus transportation provided)
11:30 a.m.  Schuler tour, lunch and presentation
2:00 p.m.    Return to hotel
2:45 p.m.    Presentation
3:45 p.m.    Q & A
4:00 – 5:30 p.m. Exhibits open and reception 

May 10, 2017
7:30 a.m.    Breakfast
8:00 a.m.    Presentations
11:30 a.m.  Lunch 
12:30 p.m.  Presentations
4:00 p.m.    Adjourn

*Please note: Schuler Inc. reserves the right to review the list of registrants in advance and deny any individual or company access to the tour due to a competitive situation.  

Seminar Location and Hotel Accommodations 

Detroit Metro Airport Marriott  
30559 Flynn Dr
Romulus, MI  48174
734-729-7555
Please call Marriott reservations at 800-228-9290 or 734-729-7555 to make a room reservation. Reference Precision Metalforming Association to receive the room block rate of $139 (plus tax). PMA rate is available through April 28, 2017. Reservations made after this date are subject to availability at the hotel's prevailing rates. Hotel offers complimentary internet in guest rooms, self-parking and 24-hour shuttle service to and from the Detroit Metro Airport.

Registration Information

$599 PMA Member 

$799 Nonmember

Registration includes breakfast, lunch and reception

To register by phone call Marianne Sichi at 216-901-8800 ext. 150