Agenda

 
Tuesday August 27th, 2013
17:00 - 20:00 Pick up your NACMA badge needed for admittance to NIST and other NACMA course handout material.
  Location: In front of the Grand Ballroom, Holiday Inn Gaithersburg.
19:00 - 21:00

Helmel2013 NACMA Reception! Great finger food, drinks, live music, and door prizes.

Location:

Grand Ballroom, Holiday Inn Gaithersburg.

Wednesday August 28th, 2013
08:00 - 09:00 Exhibits & Coffee, Brought to you by the
generous support:ASME
09:00 - 09:10 Welcome and Announcements
09:10 - 09:35 Keynote Speaker: Importance of Coordinate Metrology in Manufacturing
  Mr. Dean Beutel
Director, Caterpillar Production System - Americas
09:35 - 10:20 CMM Accuracy Concepts and the Y14.5 Measurand
  Dr. Steven Phillips
National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST
10:20 - 10:55 Break and Exhibits, Brought to you by the
generous support:GDT Consultants
10:55 - 11:50 Know the key Y14.5 Issues Before You Measure
  Dr. Greg Hetland
International Institute of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing, USA
11:50 - 12:20 CMMs, AACMMs, and Laser Trackers : Know the Errors Sources and Improve Accuracy
  Dr. Steven Phillips
National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST
12:20 - 13:40 Lunch / Exhibitions, Brought to you by the
generous support: ASME
13:40 - 14:40 Thermal Effects in CMMs and Workpieces
  Dr. Jim Pekelsky
Canadian Dimensional Metrology, Ottawa, Canada
14:40 - 15:05 CMM Loading & Fixtures Effects
  Mr. Dean Beutel
Director, Caterpillar Production System - Americas
15:05 - 15:40 Break & Exhibits, Brought to you by the
generous support: Metrosage
15:40 - 16:20 Evaluating CMM Probes, Probe Heads, and Styli
  Dr. Ed Morse
University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNCC)
16:20 - 17:00 Measurement Sampling Strategies
  Dr. Steven Phillips & Dr. Kim Summerhays
Steven Phillips, National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST
Kim Summerhays, MetroSage
Thursday August 29th, 2013
8:00 - 09:00 Exhibits & Coffee, Brought to you by the
generous support: ASME
9:00 - 10:00 CMM Software Concepts and Testing
  Dr. Craig Shakarji
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
10:00 – 10:25 Industrial Applications of Software
  Mr. Kos Doytchinov
Kotem Technologies
10:25 – 11:00 Break and Exhibits, Brought to you by the
generous support: Metrosage
11:00 - 11:30 Techniques for High Accuracy CMM Measurements
  Mr. John Stoup
National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST
11:30 - 12:00 GR&R vs. Task Specific Uncertainty
  Mr. Keith Summers
Productivity Quality Inc.
12:00 – 12:30 Scanning with Triangulation Probes
  Dr. Robert Bridges
FARO Technologies
12:30 - 13:50 Lunch & Exhibits, Brought to you by the
generous support: Nikon
13:50 - 14:30 Economics of Coordinate Metrology
  Mr. Keith Summers
Productivity Quality Inc.
14:30 - 15:00 CMM Measurement Accuracy : Estimating Trade offs
  Dr. Kim Summerhays
MetroSage
15:00 - 15:35 Break and Exhibits, Brought to you by the
generous support:GDT Consultants
15:35 - 16:00 CMM Measurement Tips and Tricks
  Dr. Steven Phillips & Mr. Kos Doytchinov
Steven Phillips, National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST
Kostadin Doytchinov, Kotem Technologies
16:00 - 16:25 Quality Measurement Standards implement Quality Information Framework
  Mr. Ray Admire
Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control
16:25 - 16:55 Discussion Panel: Ask an Expert!
  All Speakers
16:55 - 17:00 Final Announcements and Close Workshop
Agenda: Friday August 30, 2013
08:00 - 08:30 Meet in NIST Portrait Room (where NACMA exhibits were shown)
08:30 - 08:50 Walk to Laboratories
08:50 - 11:00 NIST Dimensional Metrology Laboratory Tours
11:00 - 11:15 Walk back to Portrait Room

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The 2013 NACMA officers are members of national laboratories and industry leaders:

CENAM IIGDT Kotem Technologies NIST
Centro Nacional de Metrología (CENAM),
Mexico
International Institute of Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (IIGDT), USA Kotem Technologies Inc.,
Canada
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST),
USA