Connecticut Chapter

Industry Suppliers Night

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Location: 
Doubletree by Hilton
42 Century Drive
Bristol, CT  06010

Time:
2:00 - 4:00 p.m. - Technical Sessions
- Presentations by PMPA, FANUC America Corporation and New England Tool Corporation
4:00 - 8:00 p.m. - Vendor Exhibits
5:00 - 8:00 p.m. - Buffet Dinner

Cost:
$5.00 per person    - Pre-Register by November 5
$20.00 per person  - Onsite Registration

** See the list of Exhibitors **

Get up close and personal with more than 50 exhibitors at PMPA's Connecticut Chapter Suppliers Night on Wednesday, November 7, in Bristol, CT.  This is a great opportunity to meet face-to-face with leading suppliers to the precision machining industry.  PMPA Technical Members and local industry suppliers will be exhibiting their tools, brochures, catalogs, videos of equipment and offering live software demonstrations.  Check out the list of Suppliers Night Exhibitors who will be in attendance!

This is a great opportunity for your engineers, shop floor operators, purchasing representatives, estimators, supervisors and quality personnel to meet with these technical experts to discuss your unique opportunities.

Learn more...from special presentations by Miles Free, PMPA’s Director of Technology and Industry Research, as well as representatives from New England Tool Corp and FANUC America Corporation.

TECHNICAL SESSIONS (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.)

Metallurgy for the Non-Metallurgist - Machinists understand that different materials machine differently. In this session, Miles Free will offer attendees a basic review of the metallurgical factors, including chemistry, microstructure, processing, and thermal treatments that influence machining performance in our shops.

Robotics and Automation in Manufacturing - This presentation by Ziggy Tomic and CJ Bienia of New England Tool Corporation, and Ed Rooney of FANUC America Corporation will introduce the basic concepts, practices and applications of robotics in manufacturing. A basic overview of various types and styles of robots will be discussed. In addition, current processes normally completed via manual labor will be examined to show how the introduction of robotics and automation can help companies gain a competitive advantage.

Win an iPad! – You have the chance to win an iPad just by visiting the exhibitors. Just have 20 exhibitors stamp the card included within your welcome packet. Turn your completed card in to the registration table outside of the exhibit hall and your name will be included in the drawing.

Register today!
- ONLINE: Connecticut Chapter Suppliers Night Registration  (Click on Register Now)
- REGISTRATION FORM:  Complete and return to PMPA via fax (440-526-5803) or email:  registration@pmpa.org