AWS Educational Sessions FABTECH 2015

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AWS Educational Sessions FABTECH 2015 Video Presentations

Howard E. Adkins Memorial Membership Award Lecture
by Jeff Mitchell
Adams Memorial Membership Award Lecture
by Todd A Palmer
Welding in the Digital Age – A Letter to Young Welding Professionals
by Professor T. DebRoy
University of Alberta
Plummer Memorial Education Lecture
by Richard T. Stone
Apprenticeships and Specialty Welding Trades – ITI for the Sheet Metal & Air Co 2015
by Tim Mihalik
Apprenticeships and Specialty Welding Trades – Pipe Fitters Local Union 597 2015
by Adam Sutter
Apprenticeships and Specialty Welding Trades – Boilermakers 2015
by Ronny Vanscoy
AWS Foundation Scholarships 2015
by Vicki Pinsky
Leveraging Your Advisory Committee to Meet Local Demand 2015
by Rick Polanin
Welding in the Military 2015
by Charles Wheeler
Workforce Trends, Salaries, and Opportunities 2015
by Monica Pfarr
SENSE Level II Implementation 2015
by David Hernandez
SENSE Program Accreditation 2015
by David Hernandez
WeldLink 2015
by David Hernandez
AWS Learning 2015
by David Hernandez


AWS Educational Sessions FABTECH 2015


Course Length

Varies per presentation




Free of Charge

This annual conference features the latest developments and best practices in welding education. As part of its global mission to advance the science, technology and application of welding and allied joining and cutting processes, AWS has made the majority of the program sessions available here free of charge.


What is a virtual conference?

A virtual conference is a video recording of a live conference presented in a high-quality, on-demand format that can accessed at any time, from anywhere with an internet connection. Virtual conferences offer the flexibility to watch educational presentations at your schedule and pace.

What does this conference cover?

The annual AWS FABTECH Educational Program covers a wide range of topics in welding education, including the latest developments in technology, instruction, recruitment, standards, curriculum design, and corporate partnerships.

Who should watch these presentations?

The AWS FABTECH Educational Program is ideal for welding educators, school administrators, guidance counselors, and other professionals responsible for improving the quality of welding education.

Where were these presentations captured?

The 2015 AWS FABTECH Educational Program was presented and recorded at the FABTECH Exposition in Chicago, IL from November 16 to November 19, 2015.

Can I link these presentations on my website or blog?

Linking is permitted and encouraged solely for educational purposes. The American Welding Society retains the copyright to all of the presentations featured on the American Welding Society website. It must be clear that the information originates with AWS Learning and all AWS trademarks, logos, trademark and copyright symbols and attribution must remain in place.

Can I attend the next AWS FABTECH EXPO?

Absolutely! FABTECH is North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event. More information on the latest Annual Program is available at FABTECH Expo website.

There is no need to register to view this virtual conference

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