Valve Manufacturers Association


APRIL 8, 2019

Predictronics is proud to announce our participation in the Valve Industry Knowledge Forum April 9th – April 11th at the Doubletree Perimeter Park in Birmingham, Alabama.

This forum features tours of local manufacturing operations and exhibits from valve manufacturing providers, as well as a conference led by industry experts exploring issues and topics within valve manufacturing.

CEO Dr. Edzel Lapira, along with IoTco CEO Mohamed Abuali, will hold a joint talk within the manufacturing track on April 10th at 1pm.

Their session, Digital Transformation & Predictive Analytics for Valve Manufacturers, will examine digital transformation within the valve industry and the value of integrating IoT and analytics into manufacturing processes and production.

This year’s conference boasts educational workshops discussing a range of topics: managing technology on the manufacturing floor, learning how to prepare your business for digital transformation, reviewing approaches within specific industry areas of robotics and additive manufacturing, exploring new innovations, such as 3D printing, and managing tariffs and trade agreements.

The forum not only plays host to Valve Manufacturing Association members, but it is open to all those who impact the valve industry at large, such as manufacturing executives, end users, engineering and consulting firms, solutions providers, academics and researchers, and manufacturing suppliers.

Other noteworthy speakers include representatives from Honda, Markforged, Penn State, NIST and more.

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