Wednesday, October 5—Servo Press Experience

9:00 a.m. Registration, continental breakfast, exhibits open
10:00 a.m. Keynote One—The Important Question of Energy Requirements
and Energy Management Systems in Servo Presses

Included will be a discussion of working energy—at different stroke lengths, learn how working energy changes at different stroke lengths; how we can dictate the amount of working energy we want; and how this information dictates servo-system sizing.
Lee Ellard, Stamtec
11:00 a.m. Keynote Two—Case Study
Jim Landowski, Komatsu
12:00 p.m. Lunch, exhibits open
1:30 p.m.

Keynote Three—Return on Your Servo Press Investment, with an Eye on the Future

  • Comparison of press motion profiles: Full stroke vs pendulum motion
  • Coil-feed and transfer automation : Define reasoning for high-speed integrated system solutions
  • Case studies
  • Investment factors
  • Return-on-investment considerations
  • Planning for the future

Barry Lewalski, Schuler

2:30 p.m. Keynote Four
3:30 p.m. Breakouts
5:00–6:00 p.m. Networking Reception

Thursday, October 6—Servo Technology for the Pressroom

8:00 a.m. Continental breakfast, exhibits open
8:30 a.m. Coil Feed Presentation
9:30 a.m. Break/Questions
9:45 a.m. Transfer System Presentation
10:45 a.m. Break/Questions
11:00 a.m. In-Die Servo Actuators
James Barrett, Link Systems
12:00 p.m. Lunch, exhibits open
1:00 p.m.
Servo-Transfer Technology
2:00 p.m. Break/Questions
2:15 p.m. Servo Technology
3:15 p.m. Questions
3:30 p.m. Adjourn