IFPS 2013 Annual Meeting

IFPS 2013 Annual Meeting

Please join us on September 24 - 28, 2013 as we hold the 2013 Annual Meeting at the Adam's Mark Hotel-Buffalo, Buffalo, New York. This is a great way to network with professionals in the fluid power and motion control industry.

In addition to committee and board meetings, four optional tours are planned throughout the week as well as a Technical Workshop which will be held on Saturday, September 28, 2013. Participation in this workshop contributes towards re-accreditation requirements.

Schedule of Events - please note new meeting format.       Attendee List
 

Online Registration is closed - please call 800-308-6005 to register.

Registration Fees
Registration must be received by September 3, 2013 (after September 3, 2013, a $25 late fee will be applied.)
• Delegate: $200.00 (includes reception, business meetings, and annual dinner)
• Spouse: $150.00 (includes reception and annual dinner)
• Technical Workshop: $150.00 (includes lunch)
• Optional Tours: (descriptions)
• Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - Industry Tour of Moog, Inc.
   Cost: $20.00 per person
• Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - Evening Fun at the Famous Anchor Bar   
   Cost: $20.00 per person – transportation only, food and drink on your
   own
• Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - Niagara Falls Excursion and Dinner
   Cost: $99.00 per person – includes all transportation, admissions and
   dinner
• Friday, September 27, 2013 - Buffalo Trolley Tour 
   Cost: $39.00 per person and includes a box lunch


Hotel Reservations
A discount hotel rate of $119.00 + tax /night has been secured for all IFPS members attending the meeting. In order to take advantage of the discounted rate, hotel reservations must be made by August 30, 2013

Reservations can be made online or by calling the Adam's Mark Hotel-Buffalo, 716-845-5100 (be sure to mention group name – International Fluid Power Society to secure the group discount.)

Hotel is 15 minutes from the Buffalo airport / Airport taxi service - Taxi is approximately $25 each way
Shared shuttle available: $18 each way / Ground Service Information.



Technical Workshop
Saturday, September 28, 2013
“Directional Controls in Fluid Power”
8:00 am – 4:00 pm (lunch included)
Registration: $150.00
Presented by George Day, CFPAI, CFC-Solar, Inc.

• Directional valves compared to Proportional valves
• Signal & feedback requirements
• Open loop & closed loop control
• Closed inner loop control
• Feedback devices & their uses
 
Online Registration is closed - please call 800-308-6005 to register. 

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