Motion + Power Technology Expo 2019 has a full schedule of activities for everyone on your team.

This unique trade show and conference will bring 4,000 professionals looking for technical solutions from across the mechanical power transmission, fluid power and electrical drive industries for three days of educational sessions, networking, and a full exhibit hall featuring industry leading companies.

Monday, October 14
1:00 pm – 8:00 pm Fall Technical Meeting
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Fall Technical Meeting Session 1 — Application, Design, and Rating

  • Design of a Double Spiral Bevel Gearset
  • Electric Vehicle Transmissions with Hypoid Gearset
  • Misalignment Compensation Splines Design
  • Optimal Polymer Gear Design:  Metal-to-Plastic Conversion
  • Specific Dynamic Behavior of Planetary Gears
  • Spline Centering, Piloting and Toggle:  Torsional Stiffness, Shaft Bending, and Centering of Moment Loads
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm FTM Fun and Games Reception
Tuesday, October 15
7:00 am – 5:00 pm Fall Technical Meeting
8:00 am – 12:00 pm Education Sessions:

  • Hydraulic Fluid Properties, Efficiency, and Contamination Control
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Technical Overview of Automotive Differentials
8:00 am – 12:00 pm Fall Technical Meeting Session 2 — Efficiency, Lubrication, Noise, and Vibration

  • Computing Gear Sliding Losses
  • IPhase Management as a Strategy to Reduce Gear Whine in Idler Gear Sets
  • Leveraging the Complementary Strengths of Orbitless and Planetary Drives
  • Opportunities of Efficiency Improvement by the Use of Hydro Lubricants
  • Reduction of the Tonality of Gear Noise by Application of Topography Scattering for Ground Bevel Gears
9:00 am – 6:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Education Sessions:

  • Overview of Fluid Power Components and Systems
  • Technical Overview of Automotive Powertrain Lubricants
  • Why Bearings are Damaged
1:30 pm – 5:00 pm Fall Technical Meeting Session 3 — Materials and Heat Treatment

  • 4D High Pressure Gas Quenching:  A Leap in Performance vs. Press Quenching
  • Evaluation of Steel Cleanliness by Extreme Value Statistics and its Correlation with Fatigue Performance
  • Material Properties and Tooth Root Bending Strength of Shot Blasted, Case Carburized Gears with Alternative Microstructures
  • Performance and Properties of New, Alternative Gear Steel
  • Tooth Root Testing of Steels with High Cleanliness
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Opening Night Welcome Reception
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Young Professionals Reception at MPT Expo
Wednesday, October 16
7:00 am – 5:00 pm Fall Technical Meeting
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Education Sessions:

  • Basics of Gearing
  • Reverse Gear System Engineering — Why, When, and How
8:00 am – 12:00 pm Fundamental Understanding of Electro Fluid Power Technology
8:00 am – 12:00 pm Fall Technical Meeting Session 4 — Manufacturing, Inspection, and Quality Control

  • A Comparison of Surface Roughness Measurement Methods for Gear Tooth Working Surfaces
  • Chamfering of Gears — New Innovative Cutting Solutions for Efficient Gear Production
  • Influence of Manufacturing Variations of Spline Couplings on Gear Root and Contact Stress
  • Leveraging the Complementary Strengths of Orbitless and Planetary Drives
  • Micro Skiving — (r)evolution of a Known Production Process
  • Rapid and Precise Manufacturing of Special Involute Gears for Prototype Testing
8:00 am – 12:00 pm Gearbox Field Inspection — Load Distribution, Lubrication, and Condition Monitoring
9:00 am – 5:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open
9:30 am – 4:30 pm MPT Conference
1:30 pm – 5:00 pm Fall Technical Meeting Session 5 — Optimization, Gear Wear, and Failure

  • Calculated Scuffing Risk:  Correlating AGMA 925-BXX, AGMA 6011-J14, and Original MAAG Gear Predictions
  • Effects of the Load-dependent Shift of Gear Center Distance on Calculated Load Capacity and Excitation Using Analytical Mesh Stiffness Approach
  • Layout of Profile Modifications for Asymmetric Gears
  • New Standardized Calculation Method of the Tooth Flank Fracture Load Capacity of Bevel and Hypoid Gears
  • Optimum Carburized and Hardened Case Depth
6:30 pm – 9:30 pm “The Heat Is On” — Joint Networking Event with ASM Heat Treat Conference & Exposition
Thursday, October 17
7:30 am – 8:30 am Women in Manufacturing Breakfast
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Basics of Gearing
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Materials Selection and Heat Treatment of Gears
8:00 am – 12:00 pm Taming Tooth Deflections:  The Case for Profile Modifications
9:00 am – 4:00 pm Exhibit Hall Open
9:30 am – 4:30 pm MPT Conference
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Loaded Tooth Contact