Our Key Note Speaker Program
We are delighted to welcome some very exciting guest speakers at our Open House this year. We will have presentations from our guest speakers each day of our Open House at 1:30 pm.
|Tuesday, 8th May 2018
Fullerton Tool Company
|Getting an Edge on the Competition
How can you further increase the quality of an already very high-quality product? For Fullerton Tool Inc., a cutting tool manufacturer based out of Saginaw, MI, the answer was balance. Come learn how Fullerton put balance to work for them to improve product quality while simultaneously reducing costs in their manufacturing facilities.
|Wednesday, May 9th, 2018
|Steve Kline, Jr.
Chief Data Officer
Gardner Business Media
|Updated 2018 Manufacturing Forecast via Gardner Publications Economic Advisor
Steve Kline, Chief Data Officer at Gardner Business Media, will present his analysis of the latest industry trends to give us insight on where the economy (and, more importantly, the metalworking industry) may be headed. This presentation will be based on current economic data trends, indices and surveys from the industry and from top manufacturing companies around the country.
|Thursday, May 10th, 2018
|A representative from Western Precision Products, Inc.
||Realizing Industry 4.0 with HAIMER Microset
Western Precision Products, Inc. (WPP), located in the Portland, OR area, prides itself on its ability to achieve high quality results through cost effective solutions with the help of their state-of-the-art, 48,000 square foot manufacturing facility. Visit us to learn first-hand how the team at WPP has implemented industry 4.0 into their everyday manufacturing operations, and how the implementation has saved time and enhanced the quality of their parts for their customers.