UL - Booth 16
The focus of the Additive Manufacturing Conference is on industrial applications of additive technologies for making functional components and end-use production parts. It will cover the processes, applications and materials to give you practical knowledge on how to implement AM in your facility.
In 2016 the AMC will be co-located with the International Manufacturing and Technology Show in Chicago, IL, at McCormick Place. IMTS is North America's largest gathering of the people, processes and technologies that are moving manufacturing forward. Your AMC registration will include full access to the more than 2,000 exhibitors that will be on display.
AM Training: Beyond the Machine
Tuesday September 13, 3 - 3:30 pm
Speakers: Paul Bates UL
Benefits / Takeaways:
An educated workforce that is knowledgeable about the holistic AM operational environment adds more value, mitigates risk and is more capable of advancing innovation within an organization. With many manufacturers new to AM, required operational knowledge extends beyond a specific machine type. Facility set-up and safety, material selection and handling, and all facets of the AM process, including part quality and safety must be considered. Experienced AM manufacturers can compare their operational competency against the advancements in industry education and identify improvement opportunities.