Seminar Schedule WITS – Wichita Industrial Trade Show

One of the reasons we have the WITS Show is for the exchange of ideas. At pasts WITS Shows, we have had knowledgeable speakers on a variety of subjects .  It is a good place to see the future and get your questions answered.  All seminars are free.

All the seminars will be in either rooms 101A  or 101B these rooms are located North of the registration area, look for the signs.

Below are  seminars for the 2019 WITS SHOW  as more presenters sign up the website will be updated

Seminar Schedule WITS – Wichita Industrial Trade Show


TUESDAY

1:30 pm  Room 101A  Tues Oct 22

U.S. Bank

Current Global Economic Trends

Justin Shelman, CFA  –  Vice President, Portfolio Management Managing Director

Topic of Discussion

Justin will lead a discussion concerning current global economic trends.  Justin will also discuss global central bank activity and how domestic and international political policy may shape future economic and industry trends?

Justin Shelman US Bank


TUESDAY

1:30 pm  Room 101B  Tues Oct 22

Halls Water  –  Culligan

What is that smell?  How water quality affects the life of metalworking fluids and machine tools. 

Allen Clouse, Commercial/Industrial Sales Consultant

Topic of Discussion:

Learn how the quality of your  water impacts the performance of your metalworking fluid and equipment.  Take-away an understanding of water treatment options.

Allen Clouse – Halls Water


TUESDAY

3:00 pm  Room 101A Tues. Oct. 22

QTE –

Master Cam


TUESDAY

3:00 pm  Room 101B Tues. Oct. 22   

RelaDyne Reliability Services- Parker Oil Company

RelaDyne Reliability Services:  Turbine & Compressor Oil Varnish “Detection and Solutions”

Doug Muennich, CLS, OMA,    Business Development Manager-Varnish Mitigation RelaDyne Reliability Services

During our session we will discuss the latest testing trends regarding “system varnish” and a holistic approach to mitigating varnish related reliability issues.

  Doug Muennich


TUESDAY

4:30 pm Room 101A Tues. Oct. 22  

WIDIA Products Group

Understanding HSM/Dynamic Milling Concepts and How To Apply

Danny Davis, Staff Engineer – Solutions Engineering

Presentation Topic:

We will discuss the mechanics of chip thinning, controlling heat, and axial contact points for stability in the cut.

Danny Davis


TUESDAY

4:30 pm  Room 101B  Tues. Oct. 22 

Veritiv  Corp.

Lean impacts Cleaning and Employee Satisfaction!

Michael Parks, Director of Lean Implementation

Topic of Discussion:

Learn how to apply Lean principles to elevate working environments,
attract employees and improve performance.

Michael Parks


WEDNESDAY

10:30 am  Room 101A  Wed  Oct 23

QTE

Mastercam  


WEDNESDAY

10:30 am  Room 101B  Wed  Oct 23

Halls Water  –  Culligan

What is that smell?  How water quality affects the life of metalworking fluids and machine tools. 

Allen Clouse, Commercial/Industrial Sales Consultant

Topic of Discussion:

Learn how the quality of your water impacts the performance of your metalworking fluid and equipment.  Take-away an understanding of water treatment options.

Allen Clouse – Halls Water


WEDNESDAY

12:00 noon Room 101B Wed. Oct. 23

WIDIA Products Group

Understanding HSM/Dynamic Milling Concepts and How To Apply

Danny Davis, Staff Engineer – Solutions Engineering

Presentation Topic:

We will discuss the mechanics of chip thinning, controlling heat, and axial contact points for stability in the cut.

Danny Davis


Wednesday

12:00 pm noon -Room 101A 

RelaDyne   –  Parker Oil Company

Castrol : Preventing the 5 most common problems with Metalworking fluids in Aerospace Machining.

During this seminar we will discuss best practices for maintaining metalworking fluids, characteristics of fluids and how to Maximize fluid life


WEDNESDAY

1:30 pm Room 101A  Wed. Oct. 23

U.S. Bank

Current Global Economic Trends

Justin Shelman, CFA  –  Vice President, Portfolio Management Managing Director

Topic of Discussion

Justin will lead a discussion concerning current global economic trends.  Justin will also discuss global central bank activity and how domestic and international political policy may shape future economic and industry trends?

Justin Shelman US Bank


Wednesday

1:30 pm Room 101B  Wed. Oct. 23  

Aries Alliance / Cyril Bath


Wednesday

3:00 pm  Room 101A Wed Oct 23 

Veritiv  Corp

Lean impacts Cleaning and Employee Satisfaction!

Michael Parks, Director of Lean Implementation

Topic of Discussion:

Learn how to apply Lean principles to elevate working environments,
attract employees and improve performance.

Michael Parks


Wednesday

3:00 pm  Room 101B Wed Oct 23 

CYBERTRON

Cybersecurity in industrial environments

Get the latest strategies and technologies to keep your industrial networks secured and your company one step ahead of the hackers.

Presented By Shadi Marcos

Shadi Marcos


Thursday

10:30  am Room 101a

KOMT – Kansas Oklahoma Machine Tool


Thursday

12:00 pm Room 101A

KOMT – Kansas Oklahoma Machine Tool