April 14th – Manufacturing Professional’s Network

Featuring: Alan Kwoo and Jeff Mabbut from Igus

Time: Doors open at 2:45, speakers have the floor from 3:00 – 4:00. Optional Networking and follow-on discussion until 4:30.

Location: Camosun College Interurban Campus,  Campus Centre room 122,  Building 14 on this Campus map. Note room change from usual meeting place!!

What is the MPN? The Manufacturing Professional’s Network is an informal group that meets to network and learn about manufacturing resources. It is hosted by CTAC, is free and open to anyone that acts in a management capacity in a manufacturing company. More info can be found here.

More about this meeting:

April’s MPN will feature two speakers from Igus. Alan Kwoo from the cable carrier and flexible cable division, and Jeff Mabbutt from the bearings division.

Alan came to Igus from the consulting side of the Scientific Research and Experimental Development (SRED) program, he’ll be providing an overview of cable carrier and flexible cable products and applications for various industries from forestry, mining, medical, automation, underwater exploration and more. Jeff was industrial maintenance mechanic for ten years before studying Plastics Engineering. His talk will cover applications suited to composite bearings, The true cost of lubrication, and Industry examples.