International Welding &
Joining Conference - Korea2017

April 11 ~ 14, 2017 HICO, Gyeongju, Korea

Important Dates

  • Final Extended Abstracts Submission Due : January 25, 2017
  • Notification of Acceptance : February 10, 2017
  • Early Registration Due : March 15, 2017

Keynote Speakers

Scope 1. Smart Welding Process

Kenji Shinozaki Kenji Shinozaki
Title : Innovative welding processes using hot wire system
Professor, Hiroshima University, JAPAN

BIOGRAPHY

Steven R. Sumner Steven R. Sumner
Title : How smart welding devices are transforming welding production management
Lincoln Electric, USA

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 2. Metallurgy/Weldability/Filler Metals

Stephen Liu Stephen Liu
Title : Designer Filler Metals for Unique Applications with Customized Weld Properties
Professor, Colorado School of Mines, USA

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 3. Residual Stress/Distortion/Modeling

Jeong K. Hong Jeong K. Hong
Title : Weld Fatigue Evaluation Procedure Incorporating Residual Stress Effect Using the Battelle Structural Stress Method
Battelle Memorial Institute, USA

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 4. Welding Strength/Integrity

Hidekazu Murakawa Hidekazu Murakawa
Title : Engineering Design Tools Based on Computational Welding Mechanics
Professor, Osaka University, JAPAN

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 5. Additive Manufacturing/Surface Modification

Hyung-Jun Kim Hyung-Jun Kim
Title : Cold spray technology as a potential additive manufacturing process
Research Institute of Industrial Science & Technology, KOREA

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 6. Laser/Electron Beam Welding

Kutsuna Muneharu Kutsuna Muneharu
Title : Laser Roll Welding of dissimilar metal joints
Advanced Laser Technology Research Center Co.,Ltd, JAPAN

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 7. Friction Stir Welding

Mike Miles Mike Miles
Title : Simulation of Friction Bit Joining of Aluminum and Steel using a Lagrangian Finite Element Approach
Professor, Brigham Young University, USA

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 8. Electrical Resistance Welding

Murali Tumuluru Murali Tumuluru
Title : Evolution of Generation 3 Automotive Steels and Some Studies on their Weldability Behavior
US Steel Corporation, USA

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 9. Sensing/Monitoring/Automation

Sven-Frithjof Goecke Sven-Frithjof Goecke
Title : Sensing and monitoring of underlying signatures for robust process automation in arc and laser welding
Professor, Brandenburg Technical University Of Applied Sciences – TH Brandenburg, GERMANY

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 10. Advanced Package Materials/Interconnection

Albert T. Wu Albert T. Wu
Title : Spontaneous tin whisker growth-correlation between microstructure and thin film stress
Professor, National Central University, TAIWAN

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 11. Sintering/TLP/Diffusion/Soldering/Brazing

Katsuaki Suganuma Katsuaki Suganuma
Title : Heat-resistant Ag sinter joining wiring for wide band gap power semiconductors
Osaka University, JAPAN

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 12. Nano/Micro Joining in Smart Wearable Device

Mingyu Li Mingyu Li
Title : The fabrication of highly conductive and high strength Cu-Cu joints with low temperature sintering of surface-oxide free Cu nanoparticles
Professor, Harbin Institute of Technology, CHINA

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 13. Pressure Vessels/Boilers/Pipelines

Teresa Melfi Teresa Melfi
Title : The Influence of Variable Polarity Submerged Arc Welding on Productivity and Mechanical Properties in the Pressure Vessel Industry
The Lincoln Electric Company, USA

BIOGRAPHY

Scope 14. Inspection/Evaluation/Qualification

Jeong K. Na Jeong K. Na
Title : Ultra-High Resolution Ultrasonic Imaging for Quality Assurance
Aerospace Technology Group, USA

BIOGRAPHY