Northern Ohio Chapter
Automation Opportunities in the Manufacturing Environment

Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Holiday Inn Rockside
Rockside Road [map]
Independence, OH 44131

My Meetings

5:00 pm - Reception
5:30 pm - Presentation
7:00 pm - Dinner

$45.00 - Members
$55.00 - NonMembers

DEADLINE TO REGISTER: Friday, January 31, 2014

* CEU Approved Program: Earn PMPA CEUs for attending this event. These CEUs can be used toward the PMPA “Precision Machining Technology Certificate.”

SPEAKER: Mark Fatica - President, Great Lakes Automation Services, Inc.

Mark Fatica, President of Great Lakes Automation Services in McKean, PA, joins us to discuss the various opportunities for automated inspection of machined components, material handling and assembly, as well as the added value of secondary operations. He will also show examples and applications of how systems were concepted, then implemented .

Mark has been in the automated assembly and test industry since 1979. He received his degree in sales and marketing from Gannon University in 1983. He spent 22 years employed at Assembly Machines, Inc. (AMi), located in Erie, PA, as a mechanical assembly technician, electrical controls supervisor, product specialist, proposal manager and vice president of sales and marketing.

In 2002 Mr. Fatica and 2 partners started Great Lakes Automation Services Inc./AMi, also located in Erie, PA, where the focus is systems integration of custom automated assembly and test systems, including AMi rotary dials, custom dials, linear systems, robot integration, material handling, automated inspection systems and vision integration.

Who Should Attend:
This meeting will be of particular interest to your engineers, foremen/supervisors, quality and production/shop floor personnel. Please join us for this very informative and worthwhile evening.

Cancellation and Other Policies:
Refunds will be made for cancellations made 72 hours prior to the date of the meeting. Otherwise, substitutions are encouraged.

For more information please contact:
Ms. Renee A Merker
Communications and Event Planner
Precision Machined Products Association
Phone: (440) 262-5330
Fax: (440) 526-5803