Free drop-in presentations and sessions held by exhibitors and show partners will be taking place on the Seminar Theatre, located on Stand No 170, during the show. Free access for all visitors and exhibitors on presentation of their badge.
Wednesday 28 November
11:30 – Galvanic processes and Hydrogen Embrittlement: a new approach
Presentation and explanation of two new machines, HELIOS GALV II and HELIOS GALV III, developed in collaboration with LETOMEC, a spin-off company of the University of Pisa, able to measure the presence of hydrogen in galvanic baths and metal parts.
Speaker : Stefano GALLEANI, Chemical Engineer, Product Manager at Glomax
14:00 - Fast, Faster... Fastener: Industrial needs, technological answers!
With increasing Corrosion Protection demands and cost pressure, Staying on top of the latest process Technologies is the key to fulfill almost all varieties of requirements which are nowadays given by the automotive industry. Quality demands, technical needs and cost efficiency force the industry to look at innovation as an effective way to keep their products at the forefront of the market. Atotech offers a wide range of process technologies perfectly matching the highest Corrosion Protection requirements together with a unique approach. The presentation gives an overview over Atotech innovative product lines, deep expertise and unique customer oriented approach.
Speaker : M. Pasquale COZZOLINO - Tier 1 Manager Europe; M. Dennis STRITTER - Fastener Specialist; M. Médéric BAILLY - Sales Manager
16:00 - The French market of Fasteners and role of Associations
- Approaches of the global market and the European market.
- The French market: direct sales and distribution sales, repartition by economic sector.
- Actors of distribution: number, repartition by volume, by nationality of control.
- Role of associations in the French, European and global level.
Speaker: Jacques BARRIER, Secretary General PRISMEFIX
Thursday 29 november 2018
11:00 – Simulation for cold-forming processes and mechanical assembly techniques
Discover FORGE® and COLDFORM® software dedicated to process simulation for cold forming and mechanical joining techniques. These solutions bring a true added value in order to improve forming process reliability, increase manufactured component quality and accelerate time to market for new innovative products.
Speaker: Antoine NAVARRO & Mickael BARBELET – Product Manager FORGE® & COLDFORM®