Advanced Processes Innovation Day

Advanced Processes Innovation Day

August 8, 2013
Aggarwal Lecture Hall
Polymer Engineering Academic Center
The University of Akron


About

CoreTech System (Moldex3D), in collaboration with The University of Akron, RJG and Trexel, is organizing a one-day seminar on August 8th focused on the technologies and innovations that are changing the face of manufacturing. Each year, the Molding Innovation Day series offers product designers/ engineers, industry leaders and decision makers an opportunity to explore multiple advanced manufacturing processes in depth to help them develop a better understanding of recent developments and provide versatile solutions to match their specific business needs. Attendees will benefit from experiencing the vast array of technologies available, including MuCell®, Injection-Compression Process, Cavity Pressure Technology and 3D CAE Injection Molding Simulation Technology…etc.

Topics will include:

  • Latest Advancements in Moldex3D Injection Molding Simulation
  • MuCell® Injection Molding: Unique Process Solutions for Lightweight Parts
  • Encapsulation of LCD displays
  • Increasing Quality with Cavity Pressure Technology
  • Advanced Processing Methods in National Polymer Innovation Center

Where to Register

http://www.moldex3d.com/en/events/conference/molding-innovation-day-at-akron-university#register

Agenda

TIME

SESSION

SPEAKER

8:15am-9:00am

Registration & Breakfast

 

9:00am-9:10am

Opening

 

9:10am-9:55am

Advanced Processing methods in National Polymer Innovation Center

Dr. Miko Cakmak
Professor of Polymer Engineering
University of Akron

9:55am-10:40am

Highlights of Moldex3D R12 New Capabilities

Prabhakar Vallury
VP
Moldex3D

10:40am-10:55am

Coffee Break

 

10:55am-11:40am

MuCell® Injecion Molding: Unique Process Solutions for Lightweight Parts

Brent Strawbridge
VP Sales
Trexel

11:40am-1:00pm

Lunch

 

1:00pm-2:15pm

Encapsulation of Cholestric Liquid Crystal Displays Using Injection-Compression Process

Isil Nugay
Graduate Student
University of Akron

2:15pm-3:00pm

Increasing Quality with Cavity Pressure Technology

Steve Zenner
Account Manager
RJG

3:00pm-4:00pm

Tours of the Facilities

 

*Agenda is subject to change

Directions

Polymer Engineering Academic Center
250 S. Forge St.
Akron, OH 44224
Campus Map: http://www.uakron.edu/resources/campusMapNew/

Coming from the North
Take I-77S from the Cleveland area. Merge onto I-76 E. Take exit 213B on the left to merge onto OH-8 N toward Cuyahoga Falls. Take the exit toward OH-18/Carroll St/Buchtel Ave. Merge onto Fountain St. Turn left onto E Buchtel Ave. Turn right onto Hill St. Turn right onto S Forge St. The Polymer Engineering Academic Center will be on your left.

Coming from the South
Take I-71N from the Columbus area. Take exit 209A-209B to merge onto I-76 E/US-224 E toward Akron. Take the exit onto I-76 E toward Akron. Take exit 213B on the left to merge onto OH-8 N toward Cuyahoga Falls. Take the exit toward OH-18/Carroll St/Buchtel Ave. Merge onto Fountain St. Turn left onto E Buchtel Ave. Turn right onto Hill St. Turn right onto S Forge St. The Polymer Engineering Academic Center will be on your left.

Coming from the East
Take I-80 W from the Youngstown area. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for I-76 W/Akron and merge onto I-76 W. Take exit 23B to merge onto OH-8 N toward Cuyahoga Falls. Take the exit toward OH-18/Carroll St/Buchtel Ave. Merge onto Fountain St. Turn left onto E Buchtel Ave. Turn right onto Hill St. Turn right onto S Forge St. The Polymer Engineering Academic Center will be on your left.

Parking

Printable Parking Pass [PDF]
Where to Park [PDF]

Contact

Kelli Fetter
Events Assistant
College of Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering
The University of Akron

(330) 972-7667
Klf22@uakron.edu

Sponsors

The University of Akron
National Polymer Innovation Center
Moldex3D
Trexel Inc.
RJG
Concept 2 Production

The University of Akron

Akron, OH 44325
Phone: 330-972-7111
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