Metal Stamping and Tool & Die Conference

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

9:15 a.m.

Keynote – Joint Session

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Adam Argullin
Drug Recognition Expert and Drummer
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11:00 a.m.

STAMPING TRACK : Latest Trends in Die Protection and In-Die Sensing

David Bird
Balluff

Shawn Day
Balluff
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TOOL & DIE TRACK : Tooling Steel Technology for AHSS Applications

Tom Bell
Hitachi Metals
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1:30 p.m.

STAMPING TRACK : In-Die Welding of Assemblies

George Keremedjiev
Tecknow Education Services, Inc.
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TOOL & DIE TRACK : Planning and Realization of Material Savings

Todd McClanahan
AutoForm
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2:45 p.m.

STAMPING TRACK : Fundamentals of Stamping and Joining of Aluminum Alloys - An Introduction

Danny Schaeffler
Engineering Quality Solutions, Inc.
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TOOL & DIE TRACK : Motion Simulation: Bringing the Next Design Revolution Closer

Aaron Guo
Longterm Technology Services
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4:00 p.m.

STAMPING TRACK : Japan in a New Era: The Convergence of Future Technology and The Traditional Mindset of Monozukuri

Kevin Kalb
JETRO
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TOOL & DIE TRACK : An Inside Look at In-Die Transfer Technology

Bob Gunst
Jacar Systems
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Wednesday, January 31, 2018

8:00 a.m.

Keynote – Joint Session

Tooling at a Crossroads: Integrating Technology and Talent

Susan Helper
Professor of Economics, Case Western Reserve University View the Presentation
9:15 a.m.

STAMPING TRACK : Applications of Real-Time and Nondestructive Evaluation Tools to Achieve the First-Time Quality Stampings

Hyunok Kim
EWI
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TOOL & DIE TRACK : Sensors for Die Protection

Jim Finnerty
Wintriss Controls Group
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10:30 a.m.

STAMPING TRACK : Working with GYPSYs

Pete Ulintz,
Precision Metalforming Association
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TOOL & DIE TRACK : Advances in Materials for the Metalworking Industry

Patricia Miller
Bohler-Uddeholm
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12:15 p.m.

Joint Session : Innovative Solutions in Die & Forming Technologies

Paul Thom
Schuler Group

Mohammed M. Gharbi
Schuler Group
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1:30 p.m.

STAMPING TRACK : A Practical Test to Separate Fact From Friction

Jeff Jeffery
IRMCO
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TOOL & DIE TRACK : Machine Hammer Peening / Micro Cold Forging – Novel Technology for Surface Enhancement and Polishing Automation

Brian Guild
Accurapuls Canada, Inc.

Thomas Pickhardt
Accurapuls Canada, Inc.

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