European Powder Metallurgy Association’s 31st General Assembly

News
April 24, 2018

April 24, 2018

The European Powder Metallurgy Association’s (EPMA) 31st General Assembly, recently took place in Brussels, Belgium, March 22-23. The two-day event included Board, Council and Committee meetings, as well as EuroMIM, EuroPress&Sinter and EuroHIP meetings. The EPMA’s Annual Dinner took place at Brasserie Mundy.

Two keynote presentations enhancing the programme were provided by Guy Thiran, Director General of Eurometaux on the topic of ‘Legislation and Lobbying’, and Sigrid de Vries, Secretary General of CLEPA (European Association of Automotive Suppliers) on the subject of ‘The Future of the Automotive Supply Industry’.

Thiran centred his presentation around the activities of Eurometaux and how they provide lobbying activities on the various metal sectors to the various EU parliamentary bodies, looking at how EPMA Members can benefit from this activity.

The presentation by de Vries reviewed the state of the automotive industry and highlighted future threats and opportunities that may lie ahead for the Powder Metallurgy supply chain sector.

The EPMA has made a number of the General Assembly and Sectoral Group presentations available for download. Video footage of the presentations will also be made available in due course via the EPMA YouTube Channel.

View presentations here

www.epma.com

News
April 24, 2018

In the latest issue of PM Review…

Download PDF

Extensive Powder Metallurgy industry news coverage, and the following exclusive deep-dive articles and reports:

  • Phoenix Sintered Metals: A story of transformation, growth and community from America’s PM heartland
  • World PM2024 Yokohama: The stage is set for the PM industry to find a path to sustainable growth
  • The state of Europe’s hard magnets industry and the challenge of optimising the mass production of Nd2Fe14B permanent magnets

The latest news from the world of metal powders, delivered to your inbox

Don't miss any new issue of PM Review, and get the latest industry news. Sign up to our weekly newsletter.

Sign up

Join our community

Discover our magazine archive…

The free-to-access PM Review magazine archive offers unparalleled insight into the world of Powder Metallurgy from a commercial and technological perspective through:

  • Reports on visits to leading PM part manufacturers, metal powder manufacturers and industry suppliers
  • Articles on technology and application trends
  • Information on materials developments
  • Reviews of key technical presentations from the international conference circuit
  • International industry news

All past issues are available to download as free PDFs or view in your browser.

 

Browse the archive

 

Looking for PM production equipment, metal powders, R&D support and more?

Discover suppliers of these and more in our
advertisers’ index and buyer’s guide, available in the back of PM Review magazine.

  • Powders & materials
  • Powder process, classification & analysis
  • PM products
  • Atomisers & powder production technology
  • Compaction presses, tooling & ancillaries
  • Sintering equipment & ancillaries
  • Post-processing
  • Consulting & toll sintering
View online
Share via
Copy link