Presented by the Robotic Industries Association and the Canadian Standards Association, the 2005 North American Robot Safety Conference will be held March 21-23 at the Holiday Inn Select at the Toronto International Airport. The training event will address critical and emerging issues for engineers as well as occupational health and safety professionals. Events include Control of Hazardous Energy workshop, Overview of Safety Circuits, a speaker panel discussion, and a circuit design workshop. To register and for more information, visit www.csa.ca or www.roboticsonline.com.
An in-depth survey of 700 current and future users of 3D printing holds few surprises, but results emphasize some major trends already in progress. Two standouts are the big growth in end-use parts and metal additive manufacturing (AM) most respondents expect.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.