Schedules

2015 Tentative Schedule - At a Glance

Association Schedules:   AMT  | NTMA| PMA | JOINT EVENTS

 

Wednesday, March 4
Time Event Location
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration  
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Early Arrivals Opening Event - Association-specific gathering  

 

Thursday, March 5
Time Event Location
6:30 a.m. - 7:30 a.m. Miles for Manufacturing 5K (M4M)  
7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Registration    
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast    
7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Exhibits  
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Opening Keynote: 
George Blankenship - Former Executive, Tesla Motors, Apple Computer & Gap, Inc.
 
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Morning Break  
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. General Assembly Session 1:
Rob Gremley - EVP IoT and SLM Segments, PTC
 
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. General Assembly Session 2:
Eli Lustgarten - President, ESL Consultants
 
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Individual Association Luncheons / Business Sessions  
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. MFG Welcome Reception & Dinner
Sponsored By:
Kennametal
 
     

 

Friday, March 6
Time Event Location
7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Registration   
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
 
 
7:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Exhibits  
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. General Assembly Session 3 
David Robertson - Professor, Wharton School of Business, and Co-author of Brick by Brick
 
9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Morning Break  
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Spouse Program  
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. General Assembly Session 4 :
Sandy Munro - Chief Executive Officer, Munro & Associates Inc.
 
10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. General Assembly Session 5:
Mike Hoffman - President, Igniting Performance
 
12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Golf Outing  
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. International Additive Manufacturing Award Reception
Dress Code: Casual and golf attire
 

 

Saturday, March 7
Time Event Location
8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Registration  
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Exhibits  
8:00  a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast  
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. General Assembly Session 6:
Panel on Additive Manufacturing
  • Dr. Lonnie Love - Group Leader Automation, Robotics, and Manufacturing,  Oak Ridge National Laboratory  
  • Mike Siemer - Founder, MYDEA Technologies 
  • Rob Mudge - CEO, RPM 
  • Moderator: Tim Shinbara, Technical Director, AMT - The Association For Manufacturing Technology
 
11:00 a.m. - 12:00  p.m. Closing Keynote:
Jay Rogers - CEO and Co-Founder, Local Motors 
 
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Boxed Lunch  
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Breakout Sessions

  • Additive Manufacturing :
    Dr. Lonnie Love, Mike Siemer, Rob Mudge
  • 5 Best Practices that Impact Your Business Today:  Preparing for Future Success  - Laurie Harbour, Harbour Results, Inc.
 
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Gala Reception
Sponsored By:
Royal Products & U.S. Bank
 
7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Gala Dinner
Sponsored By:
Makino