The MAGMA Indonesia User Group Meeting 2019 organized in collaboration with Makmur Meta, successfully drew in over 100 participants from various industries – automotive, engineering, education, manufacturing and jewellery. The event was held at Jakarta, Aston Imperial Bekasi Hotel on 12 November 2019.
The event was started with a welcome speech delivered by Mr. Rizal Nangoy, Managing Director of Makmur Meta, Mr. Jan Eilers of MAGMA Engineering Asia-Pacific and Mr. R. Widodo from HAPLI, Komunitas Praktisi Pengecoran Logam Indonesia. The event, consisted of one day programme inclusive of five technical MAGMA User Presentations, sharing of latest advancements in the metal casting industry and benefits of the newest release of MAGMASOFT®.
The highlight of the event was the presentation by guest speaker Mr. Abdul Rasyid Kahari from Preformed Line Products. He presented on the topic titled “Reducing Shrinkage Porosity for Heavy Duty Tangent Bracket with MAGMASOFT®”. His insightful and engaging presentation skills have won him the Best Speaker Award this year.
In addition to his contribution, we also had presenters from Akebono Brake Astra, Astra Honda Motors and Kayaba who presented their success stories on how utilized MAGMASOFT® in their casting process and optimization on their application.
The next MAGMA User Group Meeting in Asia will be held in Thailand, Vietnam and Singapore in March and April 2020. At MAGMA worldwide, it is always our commitment to organize annual user group meetings to establish a platform for our software users to exchange knowledge, learn thru success stories from the MAGMA community and broaden their network with the peers in the foundry industry.