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NACMA + Candu 2014 Workshop and Conference!
 
 
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Dear Colleagues and Friends

NACMA continues its informative Workshop and Conference series returning to Canada for the 2014 session. Candu Energy has stepped up and hosted this years event to be held September 23-26, 2014 in Toronto, Canada.

Candu Energy Inc. is a leading full-service nuclear technology company providing nuclear power reactors and nuclear products and services to customers worldwide.

Candu's 1,400 highly skilled employees design and deliver state-of-the-art CANDU® reactors, carry out life extension projects, offer operations, maintenance and plant life management services for existing nuclear power stations.

CANDU reactors supply approximately 50 per cent of Ontario’s electricity and 16 per cent of Canada’s overall electricity requirements. Internationally, they are an important component of clean air energy programs on four continents with over 22,000 megawatts of installed capacity. Candu develops products to deliver safe, reliable, affordable and CO2-free energy with a view to the future, while meeting the global nuclear industry’s highest safety and regulatory standards

The NACMA + Candu Workshop and Conference is designed for all metrology, design, and management professionals covering topics ranging from GD&T intent and implementation, to best practice for CMM measurements, to discussion on the future direction within our metrology industry.

Combining speakers from government, university, and private sector industry with Sponsors supporting the Metrology Industry makes this an important stop along your professional path. Past conferences have sold out and availability is on a first come basis.

Dates to remember:

  • August 24, 2014—Last date to register for the conference rate special at the International Plaza
  • August 24, 2014—Last date to register for the tour at Candu Energy
  • August 24, 2014Last date to receive the early registration rate of $595.00
  • September 23, 2014—NACMA + Candu Management Workshop
  • September 23, 2014—NACMA + Candu "Meet and Greet" reception
  • September 24, 2014—Last date to register for the 2-day conference
  • September 23-25, 2014—NACMA + Candu Workshop and Conference
  • September 26, 2014—Candu Energy tour and OCI Supplier Days

Don't miss out on the 2014 premier Metrology event!

 
 

NACMA + Cando 2014 Meet the Speakers

NACMA + Candu Event Agenda

Visit the NACMA Workshop and Conference Agenda page for the latest schedule of events, times and dates.

Meet the Speakers!

The NACMA Workshop and Conference 2014 is shaping up to bring you the finest speakers from around the world. The agenda lists the "Dream Team" of Metrology. Plan on attending this informative and educational event as these speakers present provocative information that affects our industry, metrology.

The current list of topics being presented by all NACMA + Candu speakers visit here.

Current list of speakers:

Mr. Barry Harkin
Director of Manufacturing, Candu Energy
Keynote Speaker


Dr. Greg Hetland, President
International institute of Geometric Dimensioning and Toleranceing, USA
Y14.5 and Coordinate Metrology
Putting it All Together: Application Example Summary


Dr. Steven Philips
National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST
CMMs, AACMMs, and Laser Trackers : Know the Errors Sources and Improve Accuracy
Measurement Sampling Strategies


Mr. Kos Doytchinov
Kotem Technologies
Probe Qualification - explaining the reason for the bi-directional errors


Dr. Prof. Simone Carmignato
University of Padova, Italy
Free form surface Measurement Technology Oveview
Accuracy of x-ray computed tomography in industrial metrology


Dr. Marcin Bauza
Director of New Technology and Innovation, Zeiss
Computed Tomography (CT) Scanners


Mr. Keith Summers
Productivity Quality Inc.
Gage Repeatability and Reproducibility Studies and Task Specific Measurement Uncertainty


Dr. Joe Schlecht
North Star Imaging
Evaluating CT for metrology: the influence of material thickness on measurements


Dr. Ed Morse
University of North Carolina at Charlotte (UNCC)
Evaluating CMM Probes Probe Heads, and Styli


Mr. Mike Fletcher
Program Director - DRM, Medtronic, USA
Impact of measurement uncertainty on design outcomes and manufacturing control strategies


Dr. Agustín Brau Avila
University of Sonora, Mexico
Verification of an Articulated Arm Coordinate Measuring Machine by means of an Indexed Metrology Platform


Mr. Jim Stertz
Director of Quality/Technology, Lowell Inc.
How can Profile Tolerancing can be used to minimize inspection and throughput time when compared to linear tolerancing. A cost benefit analysis will be presented to contrast the two approaches.

 

 
 

NACMA + Cando 2014 Sponsor Registration

NACMA + Candu is looking for Sponsors

The annual NACMA Workshop and Conference has grown consistently since its first meeting in Canada in 1996 to the 2013 gathering in Gaithersburg, MD at the NIST complex! These Workshop and Conferences are an excellent vehicle to present your companies products and services to a captive audience of professionals.

The success of any organization is often determined by the participation of members and sponsors. NACMA has established itself as a premier source for Metrology throughout Mexico, United States and Canada since 1995.

We cannot do it without the valuable help provided by our sponsors. To bring in fresh ideas and greater exposure to industry, we are always looking for new sponsors. Is your organization looking for new avenues to explore and help promote your brand? Let NACMA help. For more information, visit our Sponsor Program page.

 
 
Sponsors for NACMA + Candu 2014
 
Platinum Sponsors
 
Candu Energy
         
 
 
 
Gold Sponsors
 
    Zeiss    
    Supporting NACMA since 2010    
 
Silver Sponsors
 
Quality Vision International   Helmel   Werth Inc.   North Star Imaging, Inc.
Supporting NACMA since 2010   Supporting NACMA since 2010   Supporting NACMA since 2013   Supporting NACMA since 2013
 
    Jesse Garant & Associates Inc.        
    Supporting NACMA since 2014        
 
NACMA Sponsors
 
    Lowell Inc.        
    Supporting NACMA since 2010        
 
Reception, Breakfasts, Lunches, and Breaks brought to you through the generous support of:
 
    Helmel        
             
 
 
 

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Las Vegas, NV 89143

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email: ed.yaris@gdt-consultants.com

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