The European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) exhibited at the new home of the Advanced Engineering Sweden 2019 venue, which was held for the first time at the Åbymässan Congress Centre in Mölndal, just outside Gothenburg, Sweden 27-28 March 2019.
The European Powder Metallurgy Association’s (EPMA) General Assembly took place, held at the Crowne Plaza Brussels - Le Palace Hotel, Brussels on 21 March.
The European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) through its EuroAM Sectoral Group, which focusses on the Additive Manufacturing sector, has appointed Adeline Riou, Aubert & Duval, as EuroAM Co-Chair, from her previous EuroAM Steering Group position since 2013, successor to Ralf Carlström, Digital Metal AB.
The European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) who organise the annual Euro PM Congress & Exhibition have signed a multi-year contract with StandOut, also known as Expoxx Messebau GmbH, who have previously been contracted on past Euro/World PM Events, to provide shell scheme stand building services and related exhibition furniture supply on this year’s and future Euro PM Congress & Exhibition events.
Registration is now open for the 2019 Functional Materials (FM) seminar which will be hosted in Bremen, Germany from 3 - 4 April 2019.
Every year the EPMA launches an anonymous trends survey to track the general trends of various sectors in terms of sales trends, future trends, capacity and prospect. The survey can be filled out online within a few minutes.
2018 has seen the formation of a new EPMA Sectoral Group, coming 5-years after the formation of the last Sectoral Group, EuroAM. The European Functional Material Sectoral Group or EuroFM as it will also be known, was created after the EPMA's Functional Materials Seminar held in Jülich, Germany, earlier this year.
At the start of December 2018 EPMA exhibited at the International CTI Symposium – Automotive Drivetrains Expo which took place in Berlin’s Estrel Convention Center. The 2-day event combined technical sessions with three exhibition areas all centred on the automotive powertrain sector.
The European Powder Metallurgy Association has organized a Powder Metallurgy Thesis Competition, at both Masters and Doctorate levels, every two years since 1998, and annually since 2016. The 2019 competition has now been launched, and is accepting entries at www.epma.com/thesiscompetition.
Registration is now open for the 2019 HIP seminar which will be hosted in Sint-Niklaas, Belgium from 11 - 12 February 2019. The title of the seminar is 'Conventional HIP and Rapid Cool HIP: Developments in Material Property and Microstructural Relationships'.
The EPMA and Euro AM Group will be exhibiting at Formnext 2018 in Frankfurt, distributing the latest versions of the Introduction to Additive Manufacturing, Press & Sinter, Hot Isostatic Pressing, and Metal Injection Moulding from Stand A20 in Hall 3.1.
European Powder Metallurgy Association (EPMA) has again looked to recognise the significant contribution to the PM industry’s development from the scientific/academic community through its annual Fellowship Award.
The winners of the EPMA Powder Metallurgy Component Awards 2018 were honoured during the Euro PM2018 Congress & Exhibition Plenary Session which took place Monday 15 October in Bilbao, Spain.
Bilbao, the capital of the Basque Country in northern Spain is well known for its Frank Gehry designed Guggenheim Museum that helped in the revitalisation of the once industrial city to be the cultural location it is today. In the PM circles, Bilbao will also be known as the host of this year’s Euro PM2018 Congress & Exhibition, 14-18 October 2018.