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The provisional program to the IV European Tooling Forum has been announced by the Organizational Committee based in Slovenia. The event, promoted by ISTMA Europe, will take place in Slovenia's largest tourist centre – Portorož - on June 12, 2013. The main focus of the IV European Tooling Forum will be on sector ability and competitiveness towards the sustainable development and progress of the Toolmaking Industry in our region.
The “ISTMA Statistical Year Book” – edition 2013” was officially released during the last ISTMA Annual Assembly held on April in the city of Wotton-under-edge, United Kingdom. This new edition of ISTMA Statistics consolidates a new philosophy and methodology in the collection of international trade and governmental statistics.
The 2013 ISTMA General Assembly was held in Wotton-under-edge (UK), from the 3rd to the 5th of April, hosted by the GTMA - British Toolmaking Association and in close cooperation with ISTMA Europe. The Assembly addressed important issues for the future of ISTMA, including the formal approval of the 2012 Management Report and Accounting and the 2013 Budget and Plan of Activities.
The Gloucestershire region in United Kingdom hosted, on the 3rd of April, the 2013 ISTMA Board of Directors meeting. Representatives from ISTMA Europe and ISTMA Americas have been present on the meeting chaired by ISTMA President, Fausto Romagnani.
This year's central professional event of European toolmakers, associated in the European International Special Tooling and Machining Association (ISTMA Europe), will take place in Slovenia's largest tourist centre Portorož on 12 June.
The 2013 ISTMA World General Assembly will take place from April 3rd to 5th in the city of Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, UK. The Assembly will be organized in close combination with the ISTMA Europe Spring meeting to be held on the same period.
On the 3rd of April, the city of Senlis (Paris region), France, will host the first Congress of the French Mouldmaking and Prototyping Industry.
Hosted by Svaz Nastrojaren – Czech National Association, meeting was chaired by ISTMA Europe President, Janez Poje, which reviewed the ongoing activities of the branch and discussed with members new collective activities and initiatives.
Uddeholm is launching a new app for smartphones. It contains a lot of information and new functions useful for global tool makers, tool users and OEM’s.
ISTMA Europe has released its Business Conditions Report for the first half 2012. Documentation is already available for ISTMA Member Associations in the private area of the website.
ISTMA-Americas has released the business conditions survey for the first half of 2012.
The 2012 ISTMA Europe Autumn Meeting will take place on November 26th and 27th in the city of Prague, Czech Republic.
The European Commission and Intelligent Manufacturing Systems (IMS) are organizing the World Manufacturing Forum 2012 to be held in Stuttgart, Germany on 16-18 October, 2012, where more than 250 people has already registered.
Representatives from Argentina, Brazil and Canada met in the city of Joinville (Santa Catarina state) in Brazil, on August 2th to 24th for ISTMA Americas annual reunion. Meeting was hosted by ABINFER the newest ISTMA member Association.
Jointly organized by CEFAMOL – Portuguese Association for the Mould Industry, CENTIMFE – Technological Center for the Mouldmaking, Special Tooling and Plastics Industries and POOLNET – Portuguese Tooling Network, will be held from October 1st to 4th, in Marinha Grande and Oliveira de Azeméis, the “Moulds Event 2012”.
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