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F42 Additive Manufacturing Technologies
Title: 3rd ASTM Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence Workshop
Dates: Monday February 10 2020
Location: The Union Complex - University of El Paso, Texas; El Paso, , TX
Event Name: F42 February 2020 Meeting

Pre-registration requested to attend this meeting.

ABOUT THE EVENT

An understanding on the entire AM process chain is extremely valuable to keep pace with rapidly growing AM technologies. New AM technologies are introduced in the market regularly and new applications requirements are coming up quite often. To accelerate the rate of technology adoption and to get involved in the adoption process one should have an understanding on industry specific requirement in addition to the general understanding on the AM process.

This one-day workshop will offer the attendees an opportunity to get a comprehensive understanding of entire AM process chain which covers Data, Feedstock, Design & Simulation, Process Qualification, Testing, and Inspection, as well as on AM application requirements in specific industry sectors such as Aerospace, Medical, Defense, Energy, Construction, and Automotive. The workshop also covers gaps in AM standardization and the research initiatives from AM CoE to address the gaps. The workshop will take place at The Union Complex at the University of Texas, El Paso.

Who Should Attend
The workshop is open to all AM professionals, including industry (aerospace, medical, automotive, energy, and defense), academia, and government agency representatives who want to learn about the latest AM standardized practices, and the research and development initiatives that drive towards standard development.

Why You Should Attend
This workshop comprises of multiple interactive sessions offered by experts from AM industry that gives a unique opportunity for participants to indulge in fruitful discussions and to understand more about the best standardization practices. Each session is designed with a focus on industry needs and the role that standards can play in driving qualification and certification.

Earn a Verification of Completion Certificate
This workshop is the third offering from AM CoE Education & Workforce Development (E&WD) Program, which provides training opportunities for various levels of the AM workforce. Each workshop participant will receive a Verification of Completion Certificate from ASTM AM CoE.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

Online registration is now open. The fees to attend this workshop are listed below.

Early Registration by January 20th:

  • ASTM Members: $250.00
  • Non-Members: $300.00
  • Presenters: $200.00
  • America Makes Members: $240.00
  • Students: $200.00

Regular Registration after January 20th:

  • ASTM Members: $350.00
  • Non-Members: $400.00
  • Presenters: $250.00
  • America Makes Members: $320.00
  • Students: $300.00

America Makes members are able to receive a 20% discount on the registration fee. Please use the Special Fee option to register.

If you have questions concerning online registration, please contact AM CoE at amcoe@astm.org Tel: 610-832-9677, or ASTM Technical Support at support@astm.org or 1-877-909-2786 (domestic) or 610-832-9578 (international).

 

Online

On Site

ASTM Member Fee
Non-Member Fee
Presenter Fee
Special Fee
Student Fee
$350.00
$400.00
$250.00
$320.00
$300.00
$350.00
$400.00
$250.00
$320.00
$300.00

CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS

Earn Program Credit
This workshop is the third offering of the ASTM AM CoE's new Education & Workforce Development (E&WD) Program, which will provide training opportunities for various levels of the AM workforce. This workshop will build towards a comprehensive, longer term Training Certificate endorsed by the ASTM AM CoE.

Each participant in this second workshop will receive a Verification of Completion that may be applied as credit toward earning a Training Certificate through the new E&WD program, which will be aligned with the principles outlined in ASTM E2659 (Standard Practice for Certificate Programs).

TECHNICAL CHAIR CONTACT INFORMATION

For additional information on this workshop please contact:

Nima Shamsaei
Auburn University
Email: shamsaei@auburn.edu
Tel: 334-844-4839

Frank Medina
University of Texas, El Paso
Email: frmedina@utep.edu
Tel: 915-747-8342

John Slotwinski
Johns Hopkins University
Email: john.slotwinski@jhuapl.edu
Tel: 443-778-7769

Mohsen Seifi
ASTM International
Email: mseifi@astm.org
Tel: 202-904-2834

HOTEL INFORMATION

A block of rooms has been reserved at the following hotels:

Hilton Garden Inn (walking distance from the workshop venue)
Group Name: ASTM CONFERENCE
Group Code: ASTM1
ASTM Rate: $139.00
Cutoff Date: January 31, 2020
Guests can make their own reservations online by clicking the link below.
Book Hilton Garden Inn

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel El Paso Downtown (short drive to workshop venue)
Group Code: Preferred Guest
Guests can make their own reservations online by clicking the link below.
Book DoubleTree Hotel

Aloft El Paso Downtown (short drive to workshop venue)
Group Name: ASTM
Rate: $119.00 - $200.00
Cutoff Date: January 28, 2020
Guests can make their own reservations online by clicking the link below.
Book Aloft El Paso Downtown

MISCELLANEOUS

Thank you to our Sponsoring Organizations

Thank you to our Supporting Organizations

Interested in becoming a sponsor for an ASTM International AM CoE event? View our annual sponsorship package for rates and discounts: Sponsorship Package (PDF)

If your organization is interested in sponsoring this workshop, please contact Mohsen Seifi at mseifi@astm.org