Aerospace Additive Manufacturing Briefings
2015 PROGRAM


Speaker Biographies

APRIL 7 - TUESDAY


9:30-10:00 am
Registration, Marineland Ballroom foyer, sponsored by Mazak

10:00-10:05
Welcome Address and Introduction, Marineland Ballroom 
Joanna Speed, Managing Director, A&D Events

10:05-10:35
ICF INTERNATIONAL - Opening Address
Dr. Vivek Saxena, Conference Chairman
Vice President, Aerospace Operations & Supply Chain Leader

10:35-12:00 pm
CASE STUDIES: INITIATIVES FROM THE FRONT LINES
Moderated by Ed Hazelwood, Senior Content Director, Aviation Week Events
MOOG: Paul DellaNeve, Corporate Vice President, Business Development
GKN AEROSPACE SERVICES: Laura L. Ely, Manager, Additive Aerospace Manufacturing
NORSK TITANIUM: Francisco Vega, Vice President, Sales & Marketing 
PRATT & WHITNEY: Jesse R. Boyer, Fellow, Additive Manufacturing
Discussions and Questions

12:15-1:30
Lunch, Marineland Ballroom

1:30-2:20
MATERIAL USAGE
Moderated by Dr. Kevin Michaels, Global Managing Director - Aviation Consulting & Services, ICF International
ATI: Art Kracke, Vice President, R&D & Business Development, Specialty Materials
CARPENTER TECHNOLOGY: William A. Wellock, Director, Strategic Customer Development
PRAXAIR SURFACE TECHNOLOGIES: Dean Hackett, Vice President, AM&P
Discussions and Questions

2:20-2:50 
Tea Break, Marineland Ballroom Foyer

2:50-3:50
PRODUCTIVITY: MEETING THE INDUSTRIALIZATION CHALLENGE
Moderated by Dr. Vivek Saxena, Vice President, ICF International, Conference Chairman
ALTAIR: Dr. Ming Zhou, Vice President, FE Solvers & Optimization
EOS (ELECTRO OPTICAL SYSTEMS): Andrew Snow, Senior Vice President
SLM SOLUTIONS: David Wilckens, Director of Business Development: Aerospace
STRATASYS: Scott Sevcik, Manager, A&D Business Development
Discussions and Questions

3:50-4:00
Refresher Break, Marineland Ballroom Foyer
 
4:00-5:00
INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS: CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES
Moderated by Peter Zimm, Principal, ICF International
FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION: Michael Gorelik, Chief Scientist & Technical Advisor
AIRBUS AMERICAS: David P. Hills, Director, Research & Technology
BOEING RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGY: Michael W. Hayes, Technical Lead Engineer, Additive Manufacturing R&D
ADDAERO MANUFACTURING: Richard Merlino, President
Discussions and Questions

5:00-5:10
Closing Remarks and Wrap-up by Conference Chairman
Dr. Vivek Saxena

6:00-7:30 pm
Closing Reception, Catalina Terrace, sponsored by the State of Alabama


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