Moldex3D Users’ Meeting – North America: Industry 4.0 Smart Design and Manufacturing

  • Date:Apr 25, 2019 - Apr 26, 2019
  • Location: Plymouth, MI, USA

SAVE THE DATE! APRIL 25-26, 2019
Moldex3D Users’ Meeting – North America: Industry 4.0 Smart Design and Manufacturing 

Taking place at The Inn at St. John’s in Plymouth, Michigan, the Moldex3D Users’ Meeting- North America 2019 is a two-day conference aiming to bring together top executives, designers, engineers, and partners involved in the plastics community to explore the role of simulation in Industry 4.0, and to share how smart simulation technologies will shape the future of design and manufacturing. In addition to the user conference on April 25, we will host a hands-on training and live demo workshop on April 26 to provide you with an unique opportunity to go in-depth with Moldex3D’s simulation solutions. All current non-user workshop attendees will receive a 1-month trial license.

Join Moldex3D users, experts and other industry peers to begin your journey towards smart design and manufacturing. 

Why Attend?

  • Get inspired and hear from pioneering leaders in the plastics industry on the latest trends and insights into smart design and manufacturing
  • Learn best practices and strategies in plastics molding simulation directly from Moldex3D users
  • Get an inside look into the Moldex3D’s product roadmap and vision and find out the latest innovations powering Moldex3D R17
  • Meet and network with 200+ forward-thinking and innovative industry peers


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Day 1 – Main Conference – Thursday, April 25, 2019 | Grande Ballroom

8:00 – 9:00 Breakfast/Registration  
9:00 – 9:25 Industry 4.0: Moldex3D R17 Highlights and Solution for Industry 4.0 Moldex3D N.A.
9:25 – 9:50 Warpage and Temperature Validation on Injection Molded Polypropylene Parts Ford Motor Company
9:50 – 10:15 A Real Case Study of Mold Windage Through Moldex3D Simulation MGS Manufacturing Group, Inc.
10:15 – 10:40 TBA TBA
10:40 – 10:55 Break  
10:55 – 11:20 Industry 4.0: Process Transfer with Moldex3D Simulation for Smart Manufacturing RJG, Inc.
11:20 – 11:45 Moldex3D Utilization for Conformal Cooling and Warp Analysis Denso Corporation
11:45 – 12:10 The Need for Fiber Induced Anisotropic Flow Model – Experimental Evidence Purdue University
12:10 – 1:10 Lunch  
1:10 – 1:35 Industry 4.0: Effective DFM on the Journey of Injection Molding 4.0 Suzhou CM Technology Company, Ltd. 
1:35 – 2:00 A Study of Flow Induced Surface Defect – Experiment and Simulation The Procter & Gamble Company
2:00 – 2:25 How to Calculate and Cut Correct Shrink into Your Tool Using Moldex3D EPS FloTek
2:25 – 2:50 Simulation vs. Reality: A Polymers Center Case Study Polymers Center of Excellence
2:50 – 3:00 Break  
3:00 – 3:25 Industry 4.0: Arburg Machines Getting Smarter with Industry 4.0 Integration Arburg, Inc.
3:25 – 3:50 Adaptive Injection Molding on the Green Curve iMFLUX, Inc.
3:50 – 4:15 A Robust, Fast and Easy Way to Integrate Manufacturing Effects Into FEA e-Xstream Engineering, LLC.
4:15 – 4:40 The Use of Moldex3D to Corroborate Advanced Simulation Results with Custom
Injection Molding of a High Precision, Glass Filled Medical Component
Shadow Polymer Industries, Inc.
4:40 – 5:00 Q & A  
5:00 Cocktails & Networking  


Day 2 – Workshop Day – Friday, April 26, 2019

SESSION 1: Advanced Workshop (Recommended for Current Users) | Nazareth Room

8:30 – 9:00 Registration  
9:00 – 9:30 Selected Advanced Topics of Moldex3D R17 Moldex3D N.A.
9:30 – 10:15 Moldex3D’s Foaming Simulation Capabilities – Application and Validation Moldex3d N.A.
10:15 – 10:30 Break  
10:30 – 11:00 Moldex3D R&D Roadmap: BLM and Studio Moldex3D N.A.
11:00 – 11:30 Advanced Online Learning Strategies for the Injection Molding Industry Kruse Training, Inc.
11:30 – 12:00 Q & A  

SESSION 2: Hands-On Workshop | Galilee Room

7:30 – 8:30 Software Installation Helpdesk/Registration  
8:30 – 9:00 Breakfast  
9:00 – 10:15 Introduction of Studio
Pre-processing using Studio Boundary Layer Mesh
– Import Model, create custom gate layout, specify cooling system
– Build solid mesh and finalize
Moldex3D N.A.
10:15 – 10:30 Break  
10:30 – 12:00 Analysis Setup
– Choose a material from Moldex3D library
– Define process settings and analysis sequence
Result Interpretation
– F P C W Results Interpretation
Moldex3D N.A.






The Inn at St. John’s
44045 Five Mile Rd., Plymouth, MI 48170 (Click here for a map.)

Day 1 – Conference will be held at the Grande Ballroom located at the rear end of the property. Ample space is provided at the Grand Ballroom Parking area.

Day 2 –  Workshop will take place inside the Nazareth Room and the Galilee Ballroom.  You may park in the front and proceed thru the Conference Center Entrance. (View Floor Plan).


Special Hotel Rates

We also have reserved a limited number of rooms for guests needing accommodation at $159 per night. Please book directly before April 15 thru The Inn at St. John’s at 734-414-0600. Reference Moldex3D.



Justin Guth
T: 248-946-4570 ext. 329



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