eCarbide – The online seminar week

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  • eCarbide Week

    Gain expert knowledge. Gain the competitive edge.

    Virtually the best: Join our experts of the CERATIZIT Group's Hard Material Solutions and discover why cemented carbide stands unrivalled in the fields of tool manufacturing, metal forming and many other industrial sectors.

    It is safe to say, it is not be missed: This online seminar series is specifically designed to provide you with first-hand knowledge and insider perspectives on applications, latest industry trends and superior qualities of cemented carbide compared to other hard materials.

    Get all the answers you need: In addition to the wealth of relevant, market-critical information, you will have the opportunity to ask our experts your important questions in the Q&A after each seminar.

    This free online seminar series will take place from March 15th to 19th, 2021 in a remote online setting that offers both a convenient as well as safe environment to participate. 

  • Live and on demand.

    All seminars will be held in English and each seminar can be attended individually. However, in order to gain the most benefit from the eCarbide series, we suggest participating in all the offered courses.

    In case the dates for the seminars do not suit you, just register and you will automatically receive the recap of the seminar that you can watch whenever and wherever you would like to.

    If you have any other questions, please contact us under marketing@ceratizit.com

    Simple access via browser and even participate anonymously.

    The seminars will take place via a web-based online platform, so no installation/special software on your computer is needed to participate, you can just use your browser (please note: not possible with Internet Explorer, all other browsers work fine). If you do not want other participants to see your name, it is possible to join anonymously and even ask questions in the chat without revealing your name.

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Carbide Basics

  • Monday, 15th March 2021 // 2 pm
  • Learn all the basics about cemented carbide: What is cemented carbide, what does it consist of and what are the main differences and advantages compared to other hard materials? Our metallurgy experts Dr. Ralph Useldinger and Dr. Michael Dröschel will explain all these topics and many more in this online seminar module "Cemented Carbide Basics". 
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Focus: Tool & Die Industry

  • Tuesday, 16th March 2021 // 10 am
  • Learn everything about the challenges in the tool & die industry and how carbide can help you overcome them! Our experts Maximilian Voigt and Stefan Nadler will dive into practical topics that will maximise your profitability, such as corrosion resistance, process optimisation, machining of carbide and many more.
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Focus: Metal Forming

  • Wednesday, 17th March 2021 // 10 am
  • Wherever metal is formed into semi-finished and ready-to-use products, carbide tools are applied. It is the only material which is characterised by consistent resistance to wear, pressure, heat and tension. In this online seminar, our Metal Forming experts Antonello Valsecchi and Fabio Olivieri give you valuable insights on how to achieve a long tool life and high repeated accuracy.
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Focus: Carbide for High Performance Cutting Tools

  • Wednesday, 17th March 2021 // 2 pm
  • As a manufacturer of high precision cutting tools like solid carbide end mills, reamers or drills, you need to rely both on high quality carbide grades and easy-to-machine blanks that save you valuable time for the finishing. Our experts Michael Knittl and Patrick Praznik will present how to chose the optimal grade for your needs, latest market innovations and everything else you need to know to be one step ahead of the competition!
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Focus: Carbide Experts I: Joining Technologies

  • Thursday, 18th March 2021 // 10 am
  • When joining cemented carbide with other materials, its special properties must be taken into account to achieve an optimal result. With our research & development experts Dr. Michael Magin and Dr. Jonathan Schäfer, you will have cumulative metallurgy expertise at your disposal for all questions you might have to further improve your joining processes. 
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Focus: Carbide Experts II: Machining

  • Thursday, 18th March 2021 // 2 pm
  • The machining of cemented carbide has a decisive impact on the properties and characteristics of the finished tools. Qualitative accuracy of the individual machining stages can make a real difference to tool life. Our metallurgy experts Dr. Jonathan Schäfer and Dr. Michael Magin will give you valuable tipps and scientific background information on different machining processes, like grinding or EDM.
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Latest Trends in Cemented Carbide

  • Friday, 19th March 2021 // 10 am
  • Megatrends such as digitalisation or a growing concern for sustainability show that our world is changing rapidly, with new groundbreaking innovations coming onto the market every day. This naturally inspires us to challenge new possibilities in engineering, production and cooperation with our partners. In this online module, we would like to give you a little insight into some forward-looking topics such as recycling, additive manufacturing or the sustainable use of scarce resources such as cobalt. Join this online module to discuss with our experts!
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