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Dates and Location

July 5th (Wed) - July 7th (Fri), 2017

InterContinental Mark Hopkins Hotel

1 Nob Hill, San Francisco, CA, USA






Registration for Annual Meeting

Registration Form


now available (updated May 1)



(Tentative as of June 5)

July 5th (Tue)

18:00- 18:30  Early Registration

- Room Stanford & Harvard (mezzanine floor)  

18:30- 20:30  Welcome Dinner 

- Six Continents Room (mezzanine floor) 






July 6th (Wed)

MTTRF Annual Meeting 2016

07:00- 08:30  Registration

- Room of the Dons

08:30- 10:00  Session1

10:30- 12:00  Session2

12:00- 13:30  Lunch

13:30- 15:00  Session3

15:30- 17:00  Session4

18:30- 20:30  Dinner Banquet



July 7th (Thu)

MTTRF Annual Meeting 2016

08:30- 10:00  Session1

10:30- 11:30  Session2

11:30- 13:00  Lunch 

iAM-CNC Annual Meeting 2016

13:00- 14:40  Session1

15:10- 16:50  Session2

17:30- 20:00  Farewell Dinner


Click here for detailed schedule



• Cutting Characteristics of Coated Carbide End Mills Deposited by Filtered Arc Deposition Method -Physical Properties of TiCN and DLC Coated Films-, Prof. Hosokawa, Kanazawa University

• Multi-level Data Analytics for the Industrial Internet, Dr. Robinson, University of California Berkeley 

• Machining and Selective Laser Hardening of Complex Shaped Components on a Multi-axis Machining Center, Prof. Lauwers, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven 

• Identification of Machine Tool Dynamics Under Operational Conditions, Prof. Campatelii, University of Firenz

• Compensation of Cutting Fluid Influences on Five Axis Machine Tools, Prof. Wegener, ETH Zurich

• Research on Cutting Texture by Turn-Milling Process, Prof. Ihara, Osaka Institute of Technology 

• 1. Adaptive Control in End-milling Operation Based on Predicted Cutting Force 2. Geometrical Error Compensation using the On-machine Measurement of Machined Workpiece in 5-axis Machining Centers, Prof. Shirase, Kobe University

• Vision Based System for Chatter Identification and Process Optimization in High Speed Milling, Prof. Soshi, University of California Davis

• Optimal Energy Saving Trajectory Generation for Machine Tool Motion and Experimental Verification, Prof. Uchiyama, Toyohashi University of Technology

• 1. Fabrication of Thin-Film Thermocouple Instrumented WC Cutting Insert 2. Energy Analysis of Additive- Subtractive Manufacturing 3. Metal Cutting Training and Outreach, Prof. Pfefferkorn, University of Wisconsin Madison

• Machining of Material Combinations Using Internally Cooled Cutting Inserts, Prof. Bleicher, Vienna University of Technology

• 1. Overview of the Use of the MTTRF Award for Research and Teaching. 2. Tool Wear in Milling of Medical Grade Cobalt Chromium Alloys, Prof. Byrne, University of Dublin

• New MTTRF Projects at UNC-Charlotte, Prof. Goch, University of North Carolina at Charlotte