Following the success of this year’s MIM2010 conference, the Metal Powder Industries Federation (MPIF) has issued a “Call for Presentations” for the MIM2011 International Conference Injection Molding of Metals, Ceramics & Carbides.
MIM2011 will be held at the Hilton Hotel in Disney, Orlando, USA and the focus of the technical program is “Manufacturing Best Practices”. The event is to be co-chaired by Animesh Bose, Trigon Advanced Materials, and Bruce Dionne Megamet Solid Metals Inc.
The conference is sponsored by the Metal Injection Molding Association (MIMA), a trade association of the MPIF and its affiliate APMI International. The organisers state that the conference is targeted at product designers, engineers, consumers, manufacturers, researchers, educators and students. All individuals with an interest in the application of powder injection moulding are encouraged to attend.
The deadline for Abstract Submissions is August 31, 2010. Papers covering the following topics will be considered for inclusion in the technical program:
Computer aided engineering
Debinding technology & equip.
Mixing science & machines
Moulding machines & technology
Part design considerations
Cobalt and Co-base alloys
Copper and Cu-base alloys
Nickel and nickel-based alloys
Novel materials & alloy systems
Silicon carbides/silicon nitrides
Titanium and Ti-based alloys
Tungsten carbide & alloys
Chemical processing equipment
Jewelry and watches
Medical and surgical instruments
Oil and gas