DFMA® | Boothroyd Dewhurst
HOME COMPANY PRODUCTS SOLUTIONS NEWS RESOURCES SERVICES SUPPORT CONTACT US
home « forum

September 11-12, 2018
Providence, Rhode Island

Call for Papers

The DFMA Forum is a valuable resource for everyone involved in the design-to-manufacturing process and technology management.

  • Managers, strategists, and financial decision-makers in product development, design, and manufacturing companies of all sizes
  • Design engineers
  • Manufacturing engineers
  • Purchasing personnel
  • Supply-chain managers

The objective of the International Forum on DFMA is to provide expert opinions on DFMA and inform attendees about new, value-focused trends in product development. Manufacturing and research leaders will be on hand to answer your questions on such topics as:

  • Cost management and reduction
  • Value Engineering
  • Improving quality/Six Sigma
  • Lean manufacturing and cost accounting
  • Product lifecycle management
  • Outsourcing/offshoring economics: Total cost of ownership (TCO)
  • Shrinking time-to-market
  • Product design and manufacturing integration
  • Team building and productivity management
  • Concurrent engineering and supply-chain collaboration
  • Design for disposal and recycling

The conference will present you with many examples of how industry leaders use DFMA fundamentals to reach their product development, customer and business goals. Consider the experiences and evidence they have to share, and judge for yourself how DFMA methodology might serve as a pathway to innovation and increased profitability in your own organization.

The 2018 International Forum on DFMA will be held September 11-12 at the Omni Providence Hotel, Providence, Rhode Island, USA.

Tuesday, 11th
7:45 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30-4:30 p.m. Forum Papers
6:00-8:00 p.m. Dinner
8:30-10:00 p.m. "Wreak Havoc" Team Game
   
Wednesday, 12th  
7:45 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:30-12:00 p.m. Forum Papers

 

 

Call for Papers

DFMA® - Cutting Billions of Manufacturing Costs Since 1983 | Boothroyd Dewhurst, Inc.