Live Town Hall Webcast: Bridging the Gap between Plastic Part Design and Manufacturing

Plastic Injection mold tools are costly, and they take time to manufacture. Even a small design change late in the product development process could turn tens of thousands of dollars’ worth of molds into doorstops and boat anchors. Join our panel of experts, from plastic injecting molding industry, as they discuss plastic part design and manufacturing best practices and share ideas on how to avoid costly errors and rework during this virtual town hall event on Thursday, April 26 at 1:00 PM EST. Sign up here.

This 90-minute event is sponsored by DS SolidWorks Plastic Design group and will on focus on:

  • Plastic Materials Selection & Preparation
  • Molded Part Defects & How to Avoid Them
  • Establishing a Scientific Molding Process
  • Financial Impact of Utilizing Injection Molding Software

Panelists will share their knowledge and experience and following their presentation you will have a chance to ask questions and exchange ideas.

Town Hall panelists include:

Andy Routsis: With more than 30 years of experience in plastics training and consulting, Andy, joined by the SOIDWORKS technical team, will teach you how to address plastic part design challenges from both business and engineering perspectives.

Jesse Matola: Jesse is a plastics professional with 13 years of industry experience covering processing, part design, and product development in the injection molding industry. He is a graduate of Penn State’s plastics program and spent a majority of his career working on large plastic products for the cleaning and back-of-house markets.

Rick Riesterer: Rick is a seasoned manufacturing business professional. At PCI Rick works with sales, marketing account managers, and engineering staff to manage up-front analysis, product development, new business, selling, and customer relationships. During his time leading business development at PCI, business has grown from $7.5 Million to $33.5 Million.

REGISTER HERE for the 1:00 PM ET town hall.

Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp. offers complete 3D software tools that let you create, simulate, publish, and manage your data. SolidWorks products are easy to learn and use, and work together to help you design products better, faster, and more cost-effectively. The SolidWorks focus on ease-of-use allows more engineers, designers and other technology professionals than ever before to take advantage of 3D in bringing their designs to life.