Mazak to Host Midwest Advanced Manufacturing Event

Mazak will host a Discover More with Mazak Technology and Education Event at its Midwest Technology Center in Schaumburg, Illinois, on May 9, 2019.

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Mazak will host a Discover More with Mazak Technology and Education Event at its Midwest Technology Center in Schaumburg, Illinois, on May 9, 2019. The event will feature live machines showcasing company technologies. This event also will incorporate the 28th annual Technology & Manufacturing Association (TMA) Precision Machining Competition for Illinois high school students who demonstrate outstanding skills with manufacturing technologies.

Attendees will experience the capabilities of 10 turning, vertical, five-axis and multi-tasking machines, including high-quality equipment. Also, they will have opportunities to discuss machining challenges with personnel and learn more about how Mazak partners with its customers. Finally, attendees also will interact with Mazatrol Smooth CNCs, which allow for both EIA/ISO and conversational programming.

The TMA Precision Machining Competition will enable local high school students who create and submit machining projects to be considered for 25 eligible award options in six categories. Student attendees, parents and instructors also will network with representatives of the local manufacturing industry to discuss career opportunities.

For a list of machine tools running live demonstrations, presentation schedules and to register for the Midwest Event, visit the company’s website.