The International Conference on Injection Moulding of Metals, Ceramics and Carbides (pdf) takes place from 24-26 February in Long Beach, California.

According to the MPIF, the objective of the conference is to explore advances in the industry, assist in the transfer of technology, and investigate new developments in the field of injection moulding of metals, ceramics, and carbides. 

The conference is targeted at product designers,engineers, consumers, manufacturers, researchers,educators, and students. It features an optional powder injection moulding tutorial run by Randall M. German from San Diego State University covering cost-effective PIM manufacturing.