DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--International Titanium Association (ITA), has issued a “Call for Papers” to be presented at the first TITANIUM ASIA 2018, to be held 4-6th February 2018 at the Grand Hyatt Singapore located at 10 Scotts Road, Singapore.
“It was a natural progression for the International Titanium Association,” stated Jennifer Simpson, executive director of the ITA, “We have successfully hosted the US Conference which is now comprised of nearly 1,000 titanium related professionals annually; ITA has had a regular presence exceeding a delegation of over 400 in Europe since 2013; and now ITA has selected Singapore as our first venue for the TITANIUM ASIA event.” TITANIUM ASIA will be held the day before the Singapore Air Show officially starts and ITA will offer roundtrip transportation to and from the Singapore Air Show included with conference registration.
TITANIUM ASIA 2018 is organized and hosted by the International Titanium Association (ITA), the titanium metal global trade association representing the World's Primary Titanium Metal Producers who together account for over 90% of worldwide titanium production. ITA provides a forum for the exchange of ideas within the industry and educates the public on every aspect of using titanium metal within their design. ITA is comprised of over 200 member organizations representing North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
The Call for Papers Deadline is November 1, 2017.
ITA is seeking technical papers on the topics of BioMedical; Industrial markets; Commercial aerospace; Land Based Military Applications; and Titanium melting technologies. Abstracts from ITA Members, Non-Members and Academia are encouraged and welcomed. Abstract submission guidelines are located at www.TitaniumAsia.org.
ITA Board of Directors include: Henry S. Seiner, Vice President – Business Strategy - TIMET, Titanium Metals Corporation; Donald E. Larsen, Vice President Technology and R&D, General Manager of Advanced Manufacturing - Arconic Manufacturing; Wade Leach, Senior Vice President, Commercial - ATI Specialty Materials; Dawne S. Hickton, Former CEO RTI International Metals, Inc.; Prof. Markus Holz, President, AMG’s Engineering Systems and Division CEO, ALD Vacuum Technologies GmbH; Michael G. Metz, President - VSMPO Tirus US; Edward J. Newman, Senior Vice President - United Alloys & Metals, Inc.; Frank L. Perryman, President and Chief Executive Officer - Perryman Company; Edward Sobota, Jr., President - TSI Titanium; Michael Stitzlein, President - Tricor Metals; Graham P. Walker, Vice President, Sales and Marketing - AMETEK – Reading Alloys.