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December 3

December 17

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AutoBeat’s series of topical webinars is tailored specifically for the designers, engineers, and executives who are moving the automotive industry forward. All webinars are recorded and available on demand. If you'd like to be notified when a new webinar is scheduled, sign up here.

Aluminum Design and Lightweighting Solutions Workshop: Enabling Technologies and Sustainability of Automotive

Andreas Afseth and Chris Devadas will lead the discussion about enabling technologies for surface treatment, corrosion control, joining, repair, recycling, and sustainability of automotive aluminum.

Aluminum Design and Lightweighting Solutions Workshop: Extrusion Process and Design Overview

Review the extrusion process, extrusion alloy selection, and benefits of optimized profile design. Post-extrusion fabrication options will be discussed, focusing on minimizing final cost and fully integrating the advantages of the extrusion process.

How Smart is your Pick and Replenishment Process?

Parts replenishment is a key function in any manufacturing operation. Getting the right parts to the right place at the right time is essential in any factory.

Aluminum Design and Lightweighting Solutions Workshop: Foundry Alloys, Processes and Characteristics

Jerome Fourmann will lead the discussion about aluminum foundry alloys, extrusion processes and related characteristics for vehicle design.

New Technologies for Asset Localization and Tracking

Join SICK in this webinar to see how an ultra-wideband localization system can add greater visibility to your processes and lead you to move from just gathering data to gaining real-time knowledge to improve operations.

Aluminum Design and Lightweighting Solutions Workshop: Forming Aluminum Automotive Body Sheet

Laurent Chappuis will lead the discussion about aluminum sheet forming processes and will introduce the basics of stamping aluminum auto body sheet using a combination of theory and practical examples.

Aluminum Design and Lightweighting Solutions Workshop: Metallurgy and Aluminum Advantages for Auto Design

To address the industry-wide need for an aluminum-specific training curriculum for design engineers, this workshop brings together technical experts from leading aluminum producers.

The Importance of Simulation in Automotive Design, Development, and Testing

Computer modeling and simulation tools are becoming increasingly sophisticated. Engineers and designers are harnessing the power of such systems to speed the development process, reduce costs, and improve performance.

User Interfaces Explained

How can you maximize the user experience and avoid pitfalls? Learn more about the evolution of infotainment systems and related technologies that will impact future of UX.

Mitigating the Five Major Pitfalls of Implementing Automation

Learn what common things can go wrong with automation projects and the best practices to follow to save time, money, and unnecessary headaches.

Advanced Sensor Strategies

Not only can sensors assure smoother running operations, but they can also help assure product quality through error-proofing functionality. Register today!

Supply Chain Lessons from COVID-19: How to Get Started with TCO

TCO (Total Cost of Ownership) is the key tool to objectively compare alternative sources to determine which items can be most profitably sourced domestically and which to offshore. Register today!

Supply Chain Lessons from COVID-19: For Job Shops and Other Suppliers

In the third webinar in this series, Harry will, in detail, demonstrate how to convince your customers that they will be more profitable buying from you 20 to 40% of products they now import. Register today!

The Connected Operation: Cut Costs with High-Speed Flexibility, Analytics, and Sustainability in the Digital Cutting Room

As diverse types of interiors are needed across a variety of transportation and mobility platforms, producing an interior from seating, to door panels, consoles, dashes, headrests, and headliners has become more complex. Register today!

Supply Chain Lessons from COVID-19: For OEMs

In the second webinar in this series, Harry will, in detail, demonstrate that shorter supply chains are also more profitable for OEMs for 20 to 40% of products. Register today!

Metal 3D Printing for the Production Line - Using Binder Jetting

Metal 3D printing is on its way to the production line, and high-speed binder jetting is the additive manufacturing process that will make it a reality. Register today!

Supply Chain Lessons from COVID-19

It is now clear: shorter supply chains are stronger, more competitive supply chains. Register today!

Demystifying IO-Link: The Nuts and Bolts

IO-Link is the future of automation and can help empower Industry 4.0 communication so you can have better access to all data in your operations. But do you know what that data will actually look like in your PLC? Register today!

Why Steel Still Matters

While there are plenty of alternative materials being deployed as OEMs and suppliers work to reduce mass while not compromising safety, the steel industry isn't resting on its laurels - but is developing new materials. Register today!

Additive: Prototyping & Beyond

What is the state of additive manufacturing technology as it relates to the automotive industry? Join Terry Wohlers and Gary Vasilash as they discuss the trends and developments in additive manufacturing. Register today!

A Deep Dive of the Automotive Industry, Including 2020 Outlook