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Optical Society (OSA) Board of Directors announces newest class of OSA fellows.

Congratulating 2017 OSA fellows, The Optical Society Board of Directors are pleased to announce 96 OSA members representing 19 countries. Honoring new fellows at OSA conference and meering throughout 2017, fellows are selected based on scientific, engineering and technological contributions and are leaders in optics and photonics. Fellows of Optical Society are members who served in advancement...

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The Optical Society concludes five days of technical session on Laser Congress.

Featuring leading laser manufacturers and forum on trends in laser applications, The Optical Society expanded comprehensive, peer-reviewed technical sessions, cutting-edge exhibition and industry-focused “Executive Forum” program. Discovering technique for generating phase-stable pulses only 13 femtoseconds long span mid-IR wavelengths from 2.5 to 9 microns, congress conducted sessions on...

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IPC announces new course on its online learning platform.

IPC announces, IPC Essentials online training course that is available on IPC’s online learning platform, IPC EDGE. Course is designed to enhance knowledge of IPC standards, standards development process and how standards can be used on the factory floor. Using animation and live video footage, course is suitable for new factory floor personnel and operators seeking certified IPC specialist...

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PMMI Invites reistrations for inaugural ProFood Tech from April 4 to 6, 2017.

PMMI announces that registrations are open for the inaugural ProFood Tech to be held from April 4 to 6, 2017, at McCormick Place, Chicago. Focused exclusively on all food and beverage sectors, event will feature 6,000 processing professionals, more than 400 of the world’s top suppliers, 150,000 net square feet of exhibit floor and 45 hours of educational programming, which includes world-class...

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PMMI's 2016 Report highlights U.S. as largest market for pharmaceuticals and medical devices.

Releasing findings in its Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices: Trends and Opportunities in Packaging Operations report at PACK EXPO International and Pharma EXPO 2016, PMMI - PACK EXPO owner and producer - states that U.S. continues to be the largest market for pharmaceutical and medical devices. Report also reveals that pharmaceutical manufacturers are subject to some of the most rigorous...

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PMMI Releases 2016 findings in 'State of the Industry Report'

Conducted on-site at PACK EXPO International and Pharma EXPO 2016, PMMI releases State of the Industry study based on U.S. Census Bureau reports and shipments data provided by association members who manufacture packaging machinery. Report analyzes 28 packaging machinery categories, describes trends and outlook for packaging machinery shipments through 2020.

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PMMI Invites registrations for PACK EXPO East 2017.

PMMI, Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, announces that registrations are open for PACK EXPO East 2017 to held from Monday, Feb. 27 to March 1 at Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia. East. Within 200 miles of one-third of U.S. consumer packaged goods companies (CPGs), PACK EXPO features 400 exhibiting companies and spans more than 100,000 net square feet, wherein...

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PTDA elects its 2017 Board of Directors and Manufacturer Council.

PTDA elects Thomas R. Clawser, director reliability services, Brown Transmission & Bearing Co. Delta Reliability Div. (Lancaster,Pa.) as the association’s president for 2017. Joining Clawser, Mike Power, director distributor sales, Lovejoy Inc (Downers Grove, Ill.) assumes the duties of the PTDA Manufacturer Council chair in 2017. Also elected were Board of Directors and Manufacturer Council at...

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PTDA Foundation announces winner of 2016 Wendy B. McDonald Award.

Declaring Linda Miller of B & D Industrial as the 2016 recipient of Wendy B. McDonald Award, PTDA Foundation acknowledges her contribution to her company's success and bringing about positive change within the power transmission/motion control industry. From her first job as a clerk/typist in 1975, Miller was promoted as manager of information technologies in 1982, B&D’s first manager of...

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