Mazak Releases Schedule for Free, Interactive Webinar Series

FLORENCE, Ky., September 18, 2017 – Mazak Corporation is dedicated to providing a range of resources to keep customers in front of the latest manufacturing advancements and to offer tips on how to best utilize technology to their advantage. With that, the company has expanded its Discover Technology Webinar Series with the introduction of several new free webinars this fall.

The new webinars are approximately 60 minutes long and will connect Mazak customers with industry experts to provide information on the latest technology advancements. The series offers an easy-to-access online learning platform where attendees can gain knowledge about the latest manufacturing trends as well as tools and techniques to help them stay competitive.

The first new webinar “SMOOTH Tool Data Converter” will take place on Thursday, September 21 at 2:00 PM (EDT). This webinar is ideal for manufacturers who want to learn how intelligent process monitoring helps protect expensive tools as well as secure and optimize their performance. Participants will gain insights into how Mazak’s SMOOTH Tool Data Converter can help reduce tooling time and eliminate manual input errors. They will also receive tips for how to oversee processes and detect machine faults.

Also on the schedule is the “Closed Loop Gear Machining” webinar for Thursday, October 19 at 2:00 PM (EDT). Gear machining experts from Mazak and Dontyne Systems will discuss how to use 5-axis machine tool technology coupled with gear design and inspection software to create a closed-loop gear cutting process for manufacturing accurate gears. Participants will learn how to overcome specific gear cutting challenges such as geometry definition and marking patterns, load analysis and how to correct the surface based on inspection data.

The Discover Technology Webinar Series covers numerous areas of interest to manufacturers. All it takes to participate is a computer, an Internet connection and a web browser to be ready to gain powerful knowledge on how to stay competitive and profitable in today’s challenging global marketplace. Information about future webinars in the series will be forthcoming. Planned topics include Preventive Maintenance Best Practices, Benefits of the MAZATROL SmoothC Control, MULTIPLEX Series Machines, Gantry Loading Systems, INTEGREX j Series Machines and MAZATEC SMS.

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About Mazak Corporation

Mazak Corporation is a leader in the design and manufacture of productive machine tool solutions. Committed to being a partner to customers with innovative technology, its world-class facility in Florence, Kentucky produces over 70 models of turning centers, Multi-Tasking machines and vertical machining centers, including 5-axis models, Hybrid Additive processing machines and Swiss Turning Machines. Continuously investing in manufacturing technology allows the Mazak iSMART Factory™ to be the most advanced and efficient in the industry, providing high-quality and reliable products. Mazak maintains eight Technology Centers across North America to provide local hands-on applications, service and sales support to customers. For more information on Mazak's products and solutions, visit or follow us on social media.