Molding Innovation Days 2014: Massachusetts, USA
Publish Date | 2014/02/20
  • Event title: Molding Innovation Days 2014: Massachusetts, USA
  • Date: Mar 24, 2014-Mar 25, 2014
  • Location: Lowell, MA
  • Event type: Past Events


Moldex3D, in collaboration with the UMASS Lowell, will be hosting a two-day event “Molding Innovation Days” for industry peers to explore the ins and outs of the latest molding technologies. Enjoy access to both theoretical and practical “Lean Manufacturing Solutions” shared by the industry-leading technology providers. The seminar is going to be held on Monday, March 24th followed by an optional hands-on workshop on Tuesday, March 25th at the UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center. Participation is free. Join us for this informative seminar plus an interactive hands-on workshop where industry leaders come together to share their lean thinking and solutions!

 Featured Topics

blue-cube Flow Control Runner Systems blue-cube Conformal Cooling blue-cube Plastic Injection Molding Simulation Technology blue-cube MuCell®  blue-cube Hands-on Practice on CAE Simulation Software


DAY 1: SEMINAR│Monday, March 24 2014

Time Topic Presenter
09:00 – 09:30 Registration/Breakfast
09:30 – 10:00 Welcome and Overview of UMass-Lowell Prof. Robert Malloy
Professor and Department Chair, Plastics Eng.
10:00 – 10:30 Next Generation Flow Control Runner Systems Improve a Variety of Injection Molding Processes Mark Moss
Executive VP-Market & Product Strategy
Synventive Molding Solutions
10:30 – 10:50 Coffee Break
10:50 – 11:20 Conformal Cooling: Why Molding Lean Leads to Green Lou Young
Director of New Business Development
Linear Mold
11:20 – 11:50 Advanced Process Controls for Injection Molding Zachery Johnson
Applications Engineer
Priamus System Technologies, LLC
11:50 – 01:00 Lunch Break  
01:00 – 01:30 CAE Applications in Plastic Injection Molding Prof. Fang Lai
Department of Plastics Eng.
01:30 – 02:00 Moldex3D Simulation Technology for Innovative Molding Processes Dr. Anthony Yang
Moldex3D North America
02:00 – 02:20 Coffee Break
02:20 – 02:50 MuCell® Injection Molding: Unique Process Solutions for Lightweight Parts Levi Kishbaugh
VP Engineering
Trexel, Inc.
02:50 – 03:20 Value Added High Temperature Polymer Challenges Rick Mahan
Sales & New Technology Manager
Hi-Tech Tool & Mold
03:20 – 03:50 Q & A, Raffle and Farewell

*Agenda is subject to change

DAY 2 : Half-Day Optional Training│Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Time Topic
09:00 – 09:30 Registration
09:30 – 09:50 Moldex3D Analysis Overview
09:50 – 10:20 Your first Moldex3D Analysis on your part*
10:20 – 10:40 Break
10:40 – 12:00 Result Interpretation
12:00 – 01:00 Lunch Break
01:00 – 04:30 More Moldex3D Hands-On practice and Result Discussion (Optional)

*Please bring a part in a supported format


UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center
Website: | Address: 50 Warren Street, Lowell, MA 01852 | Phone: 978-934-6920 (Map & Directions)

Event Contact

Alyssa Studebaker │E: │T: 248-946-4570



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