IPG Photonics is a proud Champion Sponsor of the 2017 SigmaTEK Academy. IPG is a premier developer and manufacturer of high-performance fiber lasers and amplifiers for diverse applications in numerous markets. IPG’s is a global company with multiple offices in North America, Europe, Asia, and South America with it’s headquarters is located in Oxford, Massachusetts.
IPG prides themselves as being an expert in the manufacturing industry and staying on the forefront of fabrication technology. Most recently, IPG celebrated surpassing $1 billion in annual sales at the end of 2016. They have introduced new products like laser light-delivered motion picture technology, lasers for autonomous auto driving sensors, and lasers with up to 100KW laser power.
The company was founded in 1991 in Russia by physicist Valentin P. Gapontsev, Ph.D., a pioneer in the field of fiber lasers. After a few major advances in their field, IPG founded their global headquarters in the USA in 1998 and has been expanding ever since.
IPG has been a SigmaTEK Academy sponsor in the past, and SigmaTEK is looking forward to having them back for this year’s event on May 9th and 10th.
SigmaTEK is excited to welcome IPG Systems Sales Manager, Dean Brennan, to discuss in-depth the right sizing of fiber lasers. Brennan is very familiar with SigmaNEST as he has been working with SigmaNEST customers since the 90’s. While Brennan has only been with IPG for 3 years, he has a long history of involvement with laser technology advancement. Brennan was brought to IPG to introduce standardized systems to their work flow.
Brennan plans to explain the importance of choosing the right size fiber laser for your specific parts, considering both format and power and its effects on ROI.
Hear more insights from Dean Brennan and other top-notch professionals May 9th and 10th at the 2017 SigmaTEK Academy!