Program

April 21st, 2015 – Day 1

8:30 – 9:00Registration, morning coffee
9:00 – 10:30Opening of the Conference/ Presentations - part 1

ECM - Pierre Bertoni - Latest Developments in Low Pressure Carburizing – High Productivity Installations
ALD Vacuum Technologies - Dr. Klaus Löser - Distortion Control Through Modern LPC and HPGQ Technologies
Rübig / Pratt&Whitney - Volker Strobl/ xx - A Case Study of Low Pressure Carburized Flight Critical Aircraft Engine Parts
10:30 – 11:00Coffee break / individual talks / networking
11:00 – 12:00 Presentations - part 2

Seco/Warwick - Dr. Maciej Korecki - Modern Case Hardening in Vacuum Furnaces (with LPC and Oil/Gas Quench)
IHI Machinery and Furnace Co. - Ichiro Nakamoto - Introduction of IHI Vacuum Carburizing Technology 
12:00 – 13:30Lunch / individual talks / networking
13:30 – 15:00 Presentations - part 3

ALD Vacuum Technologies - Dr. Klaus Löser - Enhancing Energy Efficiency of Thermochemical Vacuum Processes and Systems
Schunk Group - Bernd Groos - Furnace Technologies - CFC and Graphite Materials in Vacuum Furnaces
BMI - Marc Devienne - Carburizing and Oil Quenching Under Vacuum
15:00 – 15:30Coffee break / individual talks / networking
15:30 – 17:00Presentations - part 4

Ipsen - Aymeric Goldsteinas - Vacuum Carburizing with High Pressure Gas Quenching – A Review of the Current Technology
GTD / WPX - Dr. Mathias Kunz - High-Performance Oxide Ceramic Matrix Components for Industrial Heat Treatment
Process Electronic - Jens Baumann - Simulation of Carburizing and Carbonitriding Processes
17:00 – 19:00 Individual talks / networking
19:00 – 23:30Official Dinner

April 22nd, 2015 – Day 2

9:00 – 10:00Presentations - part 5

IHI Machinery ans Furnace Co. - Kazuhiko Katsumata - Introduction of IHI New Quenching Concept
ECM - Pierre Bertoni - Improved Efficiency by Vacuum Sintering and Low Pressure Carburizing of Powder Metallurgy Components
10:00 – 10:30 Coffee break / individual talks / networking
10:30 – 12:00Presentations - part 6

Safe Cronite - Jan Suran - Optimized Fixtures and Alloys for Heat Treatment
ALD Dynatech - Janusz Kowalewski - New Global Trends in Heat Treatment
Burgdorf - Thomas Scholz - Importance of Parts Cleaning in Heat Treatment Processes
12:00 – 13:30Lunch / individual talks / networking
13:30 – 15:00Presentations - part 7

EMO - Thomas Weiss - Innovative Cleaning Solutions in Heat Treatment Using Solvent, Water or Both in the Same Machine
Burgdorf - Thomas Scholz - Quality Aspects of Quenching Oils and Protective Paints
C.C. Jensen - Pawel Gula - Filtration of Quenching Oils
15:00 – 15:30Coffee break / individual talks/ networking
15:30 – 17:00 Presentations - part 8

Eurotherm (Schneider Electric) - Peter Sherwin - The Role of Today’s Instrumentation in Global Heat Treat Standards and Developments for the Future
Hans Veltrop - Heat Treatment Science and Expertise, a Heat Treater's Dilemma
Super Systems Inc. - James Cross - Increasing Furnace Throughput with SSi SuperData Software