Moderated by FDMC’s renowned editor, Will Sampson, The CNC Technology Symposium features presentations designed to appeal to all levels of users and sizes of operations, and there will be ample opportunity for questions and answers to make sure you get the information you need. Co-sponsored by RSA and Castaly.
Time: Tuesday, July 16, 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Pricing: $350 early bird thru June 27, $420 regular
9 a.m. An overview of CNC from desktops to high-volume production (Ted Hall, Shopbot)
9:40 a.m. Buying a new CNC and working with your distributor to get the most out of your CNC – TBD, C.R. Onsrud; Jason Dingess, Quis Machinery
10:20 a.m. CNC evolution to Industry 4.0. – Cesare Magnani, Biesse
11 a.m. Modern material handling for CNC— James Swanson, Stiles/Homag
Noon – Lunch
1 p.m. What to know before buying your first CNC -- Castaly
1:50 p.m. How aggregates expand your CNC’s capacity—Paul Roza, Benz
2:45 p.m. Tooling for CNC-- TBD
3:30 p.m. Choosing the right CNC for your operation – Michael Cassell, Holz-Her
4:15 p.m. How data management can improve the bottom line of your CNC operation -- Roger Shaw, RSA
Followed by the Woodworking Network Leadership Reception at 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., which introduces the Woodworking Network 40 under 40 Class of 2019. All July 16 program registrations include education sessions, lunch and Woodworking Network Leadership Reception. The 40 Under 40 Leadership Reception is sponsored by Timber Products and Hexagon.