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Upcoming Meetings

2017 Short Course - Additive Manufacturing of High-Performance Ceramics
Date: October 12, 2017
Location: Omni William Penn Hotel
Description: Ceramic additive manufacturing has the potential to radically change the market. The available manufacturing systems for ceramic have reached an advanced stage already and present a real alternative and a sensible addition to conventional manufacturing methods. Instructors: Shawn Allan, Lithoz America, Johannes Homa, Lithoz GmbH, Ming Leu, Missouri S&T, and others experts.



2017 Short Course - Sintering of Ceramics
Date: October 12 — 13, 2017
Location: Omni William Penn Hotel
Description: This two-day course will follow the key topics in the textbook, Sintering of Ceramics, by M. N. Rahaman (book is included with course) and will be supplemented by detailed case studies of the sintering of specific ceramics and systems.



2017 Short Course - Smart Marketing for Engineers
Date: October 12 — 13, 2017
Location: Omni William Penn Hotel
Description: In this one-and-a-half day workshop led by Rebecca Geier, she guides you through TREW's proven Smart Marketing approach and the key stages of developing both your marketing and content plans. You will leave with draft plans in-hand, including targeted objectives and success measures to prove return on investment.



78th Conference on Glass Problems
Date: November 6 — 9, 2017
Location: Columbus Convention Center
Description: The 78th Conference on Glass Problems is the largest glass manufacturing conference in North America, attracting glass manufacturers and suppliers worldwide to exchange innovations and solutions.



78th GPC - Exploring the Changing Safety Landscape of Silica, Hexavalent Chromium, and Confined Space in the Glass Industry Short Course
Date: November 6, 2017
Location: Columbus Convention Center
Description: SCT Vice President Dragan Savic, a leader in the safety industry, will delve into the changes in OSHA standards and guidelines for crystalline silica, hexavalent chromium, and confined space, all of which are/can be critical hazards for those working in the glass industry.



78th GPC - Fundamentals of Batch and Furnace Operations Short Course
Date: November 6, 2017
Location: Columbus Convention Center
Description: The course is an introduction to the principles of commercial glass production employed in Batch & Furnace operations by US Glass producers. Raw Materials, Glass Technology & Properties, Melting Furnaces, and Environmental Issues will all be touched upon. Suggested attendees could be vendors or new individuals to glass manufacturing seeking an introduction to the issues faced in glass production.



78th GPC - Fundamentals of Batch and Furnace Operations Short Course
Date: November 6, 2017
Location: Columbus Convention Center
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78th GPC - Fundamentals of Glass Melting Control Systems Short Course
Date: November 6, 2017
Location: Columbus Convention Center
Description: The course is an introduction and general overview of the control system features and adjustments typically employed in regenerative glass melters by US glass producers. Focus will be on control system settings for regenerative gas fired melters with time for in depth open discussion and questions.



78th GPC - Reducing Construction, Rebuild, and Hot Repair Times for Glass Manufacturing Furnaces Symposium
Date: November 9, 2017
Location: Hilton Columbus Downtown
Description: This Symposium is focused on the latest technologies in the market to support significantly reducing the time to construct and rebuild furnaces. It provides a forum for the audience to gain technical knowledge and exchange experiences with each other in support of streamlined project execution.



2017 International Conference on Sintering
Date: November 12 — 16, 2017
Location: Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina
Description: Sintering 2017 is an international conference and world-wide forum on sintering science and technology. The conference will address the latest developments in the sintering and microstructural evolution processes for the fabrication of powder-based materials in terms of fundamental understanding, technological issues, and industrial applications.