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NAMRC 42 to be Held June 9-13 in Detroit

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ANN ARBOR, Mich., July 22, 2013 ― The University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) will be hosting the 2014 International Manufacturing Research Conference, which combines three organizations:

  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC 2014).
  • 42nd North American Manufacturing Research Conference (NAMRC 42), sponsored by the North American Manufacturing Research Institution of SME (NAMRI/SME).
  • Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers International Conference on Materials and Processing (ICM&P 2014), sponsored by the JSME and ASME.

MSEC is the foremost annual forum sponsored by the Manufacturing Engineering Division of ASME International. It is intended to disseminate the most recent manufacturing research and development through both technical presentations and panel sessions.

NAMRC is the premier international forum for applied research and industrial applications in manufacturing and design, sponsored by NAMRI/SME. Global academicians, government and industry researchers, engineers and leaders in manufacturing attend this conference to interact with each other and advance the field.

ICM&P is the key conference of the Materials and Processing Division of JSME. The conference highlights cutting-edge manufacturing research in technical paper, poster and panel sessions.

The conference schedule will include keynote and technical presentations, expert panels, student poster presentations, an exhibition of industry partners, an early career forum, University of Michigan lab tours, industry tours, an awards banquet, luncheons and more. These co-located conferences will be held at the Cobo Center, located on Detroit's revitalized riverfront, in conjunction with SME's The Big M event and exhibition.


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