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  1. 1. PM 15 INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON POWDER METALLURGY & PARTICULATE MATERIALS + EXHIBITION & 41 st ANNUAL TECHNICAL MEETING Monday 19 th to Wednesday 21 st January 2015 The Powder Metallurgy Association of India an association of Indian and overseas PM professionals from industry, research laboratories and academia is conducting its Annual International Conference for the year 2015 in Mumbai. Mumbai Monday 19 th to Wednesday 21 st January 2015 Victor Menezes Convention Centre (VMCC) Indian Institute of Technology [IIT(B)] campus Mumbai – 400076 Mumbai has a population of over 20 million. The majority of large Indian Industrial houses are based here, the Tatas, Birlas, Essar, Fiat, Mahindras, Godrej, Johnson & Johnson, Ambanis, Firodias, Jindals, Biyanis, Eicher, Ordnance Factories as well as scientific institutions like BARC, NPCL, IREL, TIFR and the Department of Atomic Energy Conference Language: English Powder metallurgy, the preferred net shaping method for manufacturing complex parts in steel, refractory, metals, tungsten carbide and composites has been around for some time but is now getting a boost with increased energy and environment consciousness. The development of life style & health devices, VVT, hybrid vehicles, electric vehicles, fuel cells, catalytic converters, composite electrical contacts, advanced sensors, light weight components and thermoelectric devices have been made possible by the science of Powder Metallurgy and Particulate Materials. The conference addresses these and related developments by way of presentations made by experts in each field during the plenary sessions.
  2. 2. Special sessions in previous conferences covered the subjects of Powder Injection Moulding (PIM), Additive Manufacturing and Functionally Gradient Material. In this conference a special session will cover Developments in Engineering Ceramics. Topics • Modeling of PM parts & processes • Materials & alloy development • Powder production & characterisation • Compaction & other forming processes • Compaction equipment • Sintering & sintering equipment • Hard metals • Diamond tools • Refractory metals • Ceramics & composites • Materials for aerospace and defence applications • Testing & evaluation of PM parts • Health, safety & environment • Materials for alternative energy generation • Advanced processing equipment • Medical applications • PIM (MIM & CIM) technology • Laser sintering, cladding and coating • Magnetic materials, SMC & hard magnets • Additive manufacturing Abstract Submission Extended abstracts (1000 words, max. 2 figures) of papers for oral as well as poster presentation may be submitted electronically atwww.pmai.in/pm15 before the deadline. All accepted extended abstracts will be published in the conference guide and distributed to all delegates. Dead lines
  3. 3. * Only complete papers that are received by the deadline and presented in the conference will be published in either the Transactions of PMAI (after peer review) or the Proceedings of the Conference or both and be eligible for awards. Sponsorship Platinum Sponsorship Rs.98,000/- (USD 2,800/-) Benefits 2 free delegate registrations, 1 page company profile plus 1 page advertisement in the conference guide, 50% discount on one exhibition stall, Company name and logo on backdrops & banners. Note: Rupee payments are applicable only for firms / companies incorporated in India Gold Sponsorship Rs.68,000/- (USD 1943/-) Benefits 1 delegate, 1 page company profile or advertisement in the conference guide. Company name and logo on backdrops & banners. Note: Rupee payments are applicable only for firms / companies incorporated in India Distribution of leaflets Rs.15,000/- (USD 429/-) Benefits Leaflet will be placed in each delegate kit bag Click for sponsorship registration Advertising in the Conference Guide (full colour) Advertisement in Conference Guide / Souvenir Fee INR USD Front Inner Cover 25000 714 Back Cover 50000 1429 Submission of abstracts for oral & poster presentations Oct 30, 2014 Acceptance of abstracts Nov 15, 2014 Application for best PM product award Dec 31 , 2014 Submission of the complete paper * Dec 31 , 2014
  4. 4. Back Inner Cover 25000 714 Full Page 10000 286 Other opportunities PMAI is open for discussion on other sponsorship opportunities like, Delegate kit bag, Note pad, Pen, Lanyard, Gala dinner + Alcoholic beverages and other innovative ideas. Exhibition (open to the public) • A limited number of pre-fabricated (2Mx3M) stalls are available to PM parts manufacturers and suppliers of materials and equipment to the PM industry. • Stall allocation will be decided by PMAI, being a small exhibition there will be no significant advantage of stall positioning. • Exhibitors in previous PMAI conferences will be given preference in order of the number of times exhibited. • Max. power of 230 V A.C, single phase, 6 Amps, will be provided. The exhibition is in a conference hall, only hand carried exhibits allowed. • Each stall will include Aluminum frame & wall panels, Name on facia, Electricity (one 6 amp socket), Carpeting, Lighting (3 Spotlights), one table, two chairs and one dustbin. • Each stall is priced at Rs.67,416/- (USD 1714/-). • Exhibitors will be listed in the conference guide and are entitled to one free delegate registration and food coupons for one person per stall. Write to us at conadmin@pmai.in for stall booking. Awards for Students & Young Professionals
  5. 5. • PMAI BEST PRODUCT AWARDS These awards are given for the best PM product (raw materials, equipments, processes & PM parts) developed in India which is in commercial production. The product should be displayed along with a write-up not exceeding 1000 words on the features of the product, the process and the use it is put to. A high resolution photograph is also necessary. Prototypes and concept parts are not eligible. International Visitors Information Visa Passport and Visa requirements All foreigners entering India needs a visa. Apply as early as possible, terror alerts frequently delay visa issue. Visa application forms are available at the Indian Mission in the country where the applicant resides or can be downloaded fromhttps://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/. There is no provision of 'Visa on Arrival' in India (very few exceptions) and no fee is charged for immigration facilities at the airports. Delegates who require an invitation for visa application to attend the conference can write to: conadmin@pmai.in after registration. Visa Types: Tourist Visa Validity: 6 months. The applicant is required to submit documents in proof of his financial standing. Tourists traveling in groups of not less than four members under the auspices of a recognized travel agency may be considered for grant of collective tourist visa. Business Visa Validity: One or more years with multiple-entry. A letter from the sponsoring organization indicating nature of business, probable duration of stay, places and organizations to be visited incorporating there in a guarantee to meet maintenance expenses, etc. should accompany the application. Conference Visa Conference Visa is issued for attending conference / seminar / meeting in India. A letter of invitation is to be submitted along with the visa application. Delegates coming to attend conferences may combine tourism with attending conferences.
  6. 6. Accommodation & Transportation A complimentary hourly bus service is available from the hotels listed below to the venue and back. Transportation is also available on demand from the venue to the Indian Institute of Technology main gate. Hotels Indicative prices * Room Categery Single Double Rs Rs Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel, Powai Standard 10,500 11,000 Email: rhi.bombr.reservations@renaissancehotels.com RAMADA Powai Superior 6,500 7,000 Deluxe 7,500 8,000 Email: reservation@ramadapowai.com The Residence Hotel & Apartments, Powai Standard 5,000 5,500 Deluxe 6,000 6,500 Email: roombookings@theresidencehotel.com Rodas - An Ecotel Hotel, Powai Deluxe 6,000 6,500 Executive 6,500 7,000 Email: res@rodashotel.com *Above prices are exclusive of taxes which vary with the size of the establishment. * Lower prices can be obtained when booking online or through a travel agent. Delegate Registration
  7. 7. • Register • Confirm First Name * Last name * Company / Institution * Designation Address * City/ Town * State/Province * Pin code * Country * Telephone * (add country code) Mobile Email (work) * Email (home) Payment Options: (Payment is to be made out to “Powder Metallurgy Association of India”) By Cheques or Demand Drafts Inland wire transfer (RTGS) Overseas wire transfers in USD Send it along with a covering note to: Treasurer Powder Metallurgy Association of India B 1002 Kingston, High Street, Hiranandani Complex, Powai, Mumbai - 400076, India Bank : Canara Bank Branch : IIT Powai branch Account No.: 2724101092229 IFSC Code : CNRB0002724 Remit to Citi Bank NA, New York (Swift Code: CITIUS33) For credit to Canara Bank, International Division Account No: 36053796, Swift Code: CNRBINBBBID. For further credit to Account No: 2724101092229 favoring Powder Metallurgy Association Of India, Canara Bank, IIT Powai, Mumbai, India. Payment order to be sent in Swift Message TYPE MT103, SWIFT CODE: CNRBINBBBIT
  8. 8. * Mandatory entries Committee Members CONVENER CO-CONVENER Prof. P.Ramakrishnan email: convener@pmai.in prrmpm@yahoo.com Prof. T. Rama Mohan email: convener@pmai.in ramamohant@gmail.com INTERNATIONAL LIASION COMMITTEE Alzati, Luigi Timcal Graphite, Switzerland Bondarenko, B. I. NA Science, Ukraine Chang, Yao-Wen National University, Taiwan. Collemon, Andrew Sandvik Osprey, UK Daver, Edul Daver Foundation, USA Jian, Shao Shanghai Auto PM Co, PRC Kurt, Adem Gazi University, Turkey Lavallee, Greg Rio Tinto, Canada Molins, Cesar, Jr. AMES. S.A, Spain Narasimhan, K. S. Hoeganaes Corp. USA Nees, Norbert SMS Meer, Germany Ortner, H. M. RM & HM, Austria Pierson Jean-Marie Dorst, Germany Rang, Cai SATIPM, PRC Schneider, Eckart Höganäs, Sweden Söderhjelm, H. Höganäs., Sweden Suk Jong, L-Kong KPMI, South Korea Tetsuo Ito JPMA, Japan Williams, Nick Inovar Communication, UK
  9. 9. Xiang, Xiong SATIPM, PRC Zoz, Henning ZOZ Group, Germany NATIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE Aagarwala, P. M. SLM Metal, Rourkela Arun Kumar BARC, Mumbai Balasubramanium, K. NFTDC, Hyderabad Chakravartty, J. K. BARC, Mumbai Chourasia, S. K. HAPP, Trichy Dusane, R. O. IIT Bombay, Mumbai Gokhale, A. A. DMRL, Hyderabad Gopinath, N. Fluidtherm, Chennai Malakondaih, G. DRDO, Delhi Manna, lndranil IIT, Kanpur Nighojkar, Hemant GKN Sintermetals, Pune Prahlada DIAT, Pune Jignesh V Raval Sintercom India Saibaba, N. NFC, Hyderabad Singh, Vinod Kumar Ordinance Factories, Kolkata Sivan, P. N. S. Sintbush, Mumbai Srinivasan, V. Hoganas India, Pune Sud, Virendra Pometon, India Sundararajan, G. ARCI, Hyderabad Thanekar, B. S. Speciality Sintered, Pune Varshney, Deepak Star Sintered, Noida Venkataramani, N. IIT Bombay, Mumbai TECHNICAL PROGRAMS COMMITTEE Ashok, S. Hoganas India, Pune Parag Bhargava IIT Bombay, Mumbai
  10. 10. Chandrachud, Narsi Industry Expert, Pune Dhabade, Vikram IIT Roorkee Dhokey, N. B. College of Engg., Pune Joshi, P. B. M. S. University, Baroda Karanjai, Malobika ARCI, Hyderabad Nandy, T. K. DMRL, Hyderabad Madan Gopal, K. BARC, Mumbai Raghunathan, V. Fluidtherm, Chennai Robi, P. S. IIT Guwahati Sankaranarayana, M. DMRL, Hyderabad Sarma, Bijoy Voxtur, Hyderabad Sastry, I. S. R. Hyderabad Sethia Rajendra GKN Shrikant Joshi ARCI, Hyderabad Singhal, Vivek Stay Sharp, Mumbai Sinha, P. K. BARC, Mumbai Soni, P. R. MNIT, Jaipur Tiwari, A. N. Retd. Prof., IIT Bombay Upadhyaya, Anish IIT Kanpur Viplava Kumar, J. MGIT, Hyderabad ORGANISING COMMITTEE Date, P. P. IIT Bombay, Mumbai Gore, Aniket Ceramet, Mumbai Grover, Deepak Hoganas India, Pune Mahata, Tarashankar BARC, Mumbai Mallick Sudhanshu IIT Bombay, Mumbai Mukhopadhyay, A. IIT Bombay, Mumbai Murli Gopal, K. Novoken, Mumbai Narkhede, N. Speciality Sintered, Pune
  11. 11. Nipanikar, Mahesh Hoganas India, Pune Karunakaran, K. P. IIT Bombay, Mumbai Prabhu, N. IIT Bombay, Mumbai Prakash Deep BARC, Mumbai Rajeev Sherry Rio Tinto, India Sachdeva, J. S. Newmet, Mumbai Sastry, I. S. R. Hyderabad Suhas S. Joshi IIT Bombay, Mumbai Venkateswaran, C. Fluidtherm, Chennai Viswanathan, N. S. PMAI, Chennai