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Composites Symposiums are slated for June in Torino, Italy.

April 19, 2012

SAE International has developed 2 educational symposiums focusing on most critical issues involved in use of composites. To be held in Torino, Italy, symposiums will bring together industry experts from aerospace, automotive, and wind energy to address economics of composites and composite design, tooling, and manufacturing. SAE 2012 Economics of Composites Symposium takes place June 20, while SAE 2012 Design, Tooling, and Manufacturing of Composites Symposium will take place June 21-22. Read More

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AEM May Marketing Seminar stresses use of appropriate media.

April 18, 2012

To he held in Chattanooga, TN from May 21-23, 2012 AEM Marketing Seminar will help attendees cut through clutter to effectively reach their audiences via integrated approach to media platforms. Theme will be Kon'ek-tiv'i-te (Connectivity) - Connecting to Your Customers Through Messaging and Multilevel Media. Topics focus on connecting with right messaging; connecting with audiences, including different generations; and connecting with content. Read More

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ITA announces Final Call for Papers for Titanium 2012.

April 18, 2012

Scheduled for Oct 7-10, TITANIUM 2012 offers full spectrum of information on latest business, technology, and market trends and developments in global titanium industry. Event provides forum for expert panel discussions, workshops, leading keynote speakers, and networking opportunities. Interested presenters may submit abstracts by e-mail for consideration by conference planning committee. Deadline to submit papers is May 1, 2012. Read More

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AMCA International receives A2LA Accreditation.

April 17, 2012

As of April 1, 2012, Air Movement and Control Association International, Inc. (AMCA) has been granted ISO 17025 Accreditation for both AMCA 540 and AMCA 500-L, Figure 5.11. AMCA is accepting testing applications for both immediately. AMCA laboratory's fulfillment of ISO/IEC 17025:2005 requirements means laboratory meets both technical competence requirements and management system requirements necessary for it to consistently deliver technically valid test results and calibrations. Read More

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Mark Core of Vermeer named as ICUEE 2013 Chair.

April 16, 2012

Mark Core, VP marketing and lifecycle management for Vermeer Corp, has been named chair of 2013 ICUEE (International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition), which will be held October 1-3, 2013 in Louisville, KY. Core leads show's managing committee, which represents cross section of industry volunteer company executives. Also, Tim Doucette, Marketing and PR Manager for Liebherr Construction Equipment Company, will serve as vice chair of ICUEE 2013 Management Committee. Read More

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ISO/IEC JTC 1 Launches Incubator Group to deal with ICT and WPT.

April 13, 2012

International Organization for Standardization/International Electrotechnical Commission (ISO/IEC) Joint Technical Committee (JTC) 1, Information Technology, announced creation of Incubator Group on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) over Wireless Power Transfer (WPT) Technologies. Chartered for one year, group will research ICT issues related to wireless power transfer. Intentions include establishing framework of ICT over WPT and developing harmonized vocabulary for WPT. Read More

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RIA recognizes industry leaders with Phoenix Awards.

April 13, 2012

RIA presented its highest honors for innovation in restoration and reconstruction at its Leadership Summit and Industry Expo. Innovation in Restoration award was shared between 8 different parties who collaborated to successfully restore the air traffic control tower at Detroit Metropolitan Airport. BELFOR USA of Exton, PA won Innovation in Reconstruction award for their work on the 100,000 ft² headquarters of UGI Corporation in King of Prussia, PA following an electrical fire. Read More

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Conference explores potential of flexible circuit technology.

April 13, 2012

Scheduled for June 12-14, IPC Flexible Circuits Conference will provide practical information on range of technical topics, along with business outlook for sector. Event will include basic-level and advanced-level workshops; keynote titled "The Future of Flexible Circuits Technology;" and discussions addressing challenges of technical marketing, flex vs. PCBs, as well as design, fabrication, and electrical analysis of high-speed flex. Special conference will spotlight technology's potential. Read More