Molding 2014: Technologies for business success in changing global markets


Molding 2014, the 24th International Conference & Exhibit (March 2-5; Hyatt Regency, Newport Beach, CA), is a unique event organized by a volunteer committee of all branches of the industry - molders, moldmakers, materials suppliers and the trade press. The conference will focus on important innovations in manufacturing technologies of consumers and industrial products. Industry leaders will present the latest developments in various injection molding processes, hardware and controls with special emphasis on adding value to your business. These conferences are widely recognized as the most important forum for technical information and business connections.

Agenda Overview

LSR Molding: Nine presentations, the first being a basic technology overview, touching on common and special technologies. This is followed by presentations on novel material curing to reduce cycle times 20-50 percent, dosing system comparisons and specifications, and exploration of cavity sensors in LSR. Also presented are considerations for two-component molding with LSR, trends in self-lubricating LSR and its specifications, advances in micro-molding of precision parts, and use of expansion molding, closing with real world simulation results to demonstrate thermal effects and factors to affect curing.
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