On June 12, 2012, ESBC Regional Sales Manager Wayne Turner will be volunteering as a speaker at the ASM Materials Camp for Teachers program at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Wayne will be there along with representatives from the FIERF (Forging Industry Educational and REsearch Foundation) to help promote the forging industry. He will be speaking about the raw material side of the forging industry.
The ASM Material Camp for Teachers is a program that was started to promote Material Science and Technology. The program is based on programs in Material Science that were developed at the University of Washington and Edmonds Community College and supported by the National Science Foundatitions Advanced Technology Education program.
ASM International is a society dedicated to serving the materials science and engineering profession. The ASM’s roots date back to 1913, when William Park Woodside formed The Steel Treaters Club. Since their inception, ASM International has grown to 36,000 members whose focus is to meet the technical and educational needs of its members and the worldwide materials community. Visit ASM International at www.asminternational.org.
FIERF is a “supporting organization” to the FIA (Forging Industry Assocation). FIERF supports the forging industry by providing research and development, technical education, and fundraising. To learn more about FIERF, please visit www.forging.org/fierf-mission.
Wayne is looking forward to this experience and ESBC is proud to support the FIA, FIERF, and ASM International!!