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Posted: April 1, 2008
SME hosts micro- and nanomanufacturing conferences and exhibits
(Nanowerk News) The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) will host the co-located
MicroManufacturing and NanoManufacturing Conferences & Exhibits, April 22-
23, 2008 at the Sheraton Framingham just outside of Boston. This two-day
event is ideal for professionals such as manufacturing directors, machining
and molding specialists, and design engineers interested in learning about
technology on the smallest possible scale.
Leading industry corporations and research organizations are among the
event's generous promotional partners and event supporters. They include
SmalTec International, Accumold, MEMS Industry Group, Center for High-rate
Nanomanufacturing, National Research Council Canada National Institute for
Nanotechnology and Foresight Nanotech Institute.
Both conferences will give attendees a unique opportunity to experience two
events under one roof that will cover manufacturing on small and microscopic
levels. Attendees can expect to obtain insightful information about improving
part quality and lower production costs; gaining a better understanding of
proper techniques and applications that can be used.
They may choose from NanoManufacturing discussions or one of three
MicroManufacturing tracks: Micro Machining, Micro Molding and Micro
For more or the most complete information, please visit the
MicroManufacturing home page at www.sme.org/micro or the
NanoManufacturing page at www.sme.org/nanomanufacturing. Or call SME
Resource Center at (800) 733-4763.
The Society of Manufacturing Engineers (www.sme.org) is the world's leading
professional society supporting manufacturing education. Through its member
programs, publications, expositions and professional development resources,
SME promotes an increased awareness of manufacturing engineering and
helps keep manufacturing professionals up to date on leading trends and
technologies. Headquartered in Michigan, SME influences more than half a
million manufacturing practitioners and executives annually. The Society has
members in more than 70 countries and is supported by a network of
hundreds of technical communities and chapters worldwide.