Indicate Technologies: OGP Tech tour

Indicate Technologies: OGP Tech tour

Description OGP Tech Tour + User Group Meeting hosted by Indicate Technologies! Wednesday, September 18th (8 am – 4:30 pm): Technology Tour Come see OGP’s new technology and join our Educational Seminar on Video Measurement for Dimensional Quality Control (training certificate provided). OGP Sales Management and Application Engineers will be…

Vertue Lab Impact Summit 2019

Coffee with Cobots

On October 8 at 8:30am you’re invited to join OMEP and Oregon RAIN for their co-hosted forum on Collaborative Robots (Cobots). Learn how Cobots are flipping the script for local manufacturers – get a hands-on demonstration – watch (and program) 2 Cobots to perform some common tasks. No sales pitch,…

Portland Mini Maker Faire

The Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth—a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity and resourcefulness, and a celebration of the Maker Movement. It’s a place where people show what they are making, and share what they are learning. You can view more information on our website: https://portland.makerfaire.com/…

OMEP Joins Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center, R&D

In February 2019, OMEP became a member of the Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center, Research and Development (OMIC R&D). OMIC R&D is a world-class collaborative environment bringing together industry, higher education and government in partnership to develop new tools, techniques, and technologies to address near-term manufacturing challenges through applied research and…

RAPID: Education and Workforce Development Call

Article Overview The RAPID Manufacturing Institute is leading a national effort to address scientific knowledge and technology gaps in process intensification and modular manufacturing. On January 31, 2019, the RAPID Manufacturing Institute released a call for Education and Workforce Development (EWD) project proposals which develop a 2-5 day face-to-face course that…

The Future of Manufacturing

Every industrial sector is about to be transformed by a massive wave of digital transformation, and manufacturing is no exception Over the last thirty years, successive waves of digital innovation have brought significant change to every industry. First came the PC productivity revolution, then the rise of the web, and…

A Non-technical 5-Step Plan To Check Your Company’s IT Health

A mid-sized packaging manufacturer called me in once for a consult. The COO told me, “We think our IT company is doing a great job, but we’ve been with them for 10 years and we want you to just double check everything for us.” Easy-peasy! I started where I always…

NW Industrial Energy Efficiency Summit

This year’s NW Industrial Energy Efficiency Summit agenda includes the latest best practices and technical resources for industrial facilities in the Pacific Northwest. In its tenth year, the Summit will provide attendees with information on the latest technology advancements and a share out of the lessons learned from the…

2018 Trends in Advanced Manufacturing

In the past couple of years, discussion on the future of manufacturing has birthed the concepts of Industry 4.0 and SMART Manufacturing.  What do these concepts mean and how do they affect any changes to your business? Industry 4.0 and SMART Manufacturing are concepts, meant to capture the idea that…