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Workshops & Webinars

See Our Products in Action

TMMI offers a variety of free workshops at various locations within our region. Our vendors and TMMI certified systems engineers will provide you with detailed information, demonstrations and a hands-on view of our products. Workshops are typically scheduled from 8:30am to 2:00pm local time, and include a continental breakfast and lunch.

Our workshop offerings are listed below – click here or on each workshop’s title to see the schedule, locations and to register. For any registration questions, please contact Britney Weller at (303) 232-1516.

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TMMI offers a series of one-hour live webinars to keep you up to date with new and updated products. Typically scheduled over the lunch hour, these presentations are an effective way to provide the technical details and answer any questions you may have. Depending on availability of our sales folks, we’ll even stop by and bring you lunch too!!

Banner Machine Vision Training

Duration: One Day  Cost: Free 

Join TMMI and Banner Engineering for a half-day machine vision seminar this spring. Banner’s vision systems are easy to use and offer powerful inspection tools and capabilities to solve a broad range of applications.

This Free Training will include:

  • Learning about creating contrast using lighting techniques
  • Learning how to apply vision tools to analyze parts
  • Fill out a vision checklist to qualify potential applications
  • The Banner iVU Vision sensor and VE smart camera will be used to demonstrate these concepts

Red Lion Programming Workshop

Duration: One Day  Cost: Free

Instructors: Matt Smolskis, Kelli Settell
Gain hands-on experience using Crimson 3 software to configure Red Lion’s uniquely powerful family of HMI’s, Modular Controllers and Data Stations.

Join us to learn how to configure standard functions (animation, operator interaction, etc.) as well as many advanced features:

Protocol Conversion (Control Logix Native Tag addressing, Modbus TCP/IP, OPC Server, CANOpen, etc.)

Web Server – View and Control Remotely

Data Logging

HMI Emulation

Email and Text Message on Alarm or on Event Trigger

Security Management

FREE Crimson 3.0 Configuration Software

TURCK Programming Workshop

Duration: Half Day   Cost: Free

Instructors: Kelli Settell, Matt Smolskis

Discover TURCK’s full product offering and for a hands-on opportunity to interact with TURCK controllers, HMI’s and simple remote I/O blocks.

Join us for a hands-on workshop where we’ll discuss:

  • PACTWare – Demonstration, hands on setup, and configuration as well as report detail for remote IO.
  • ARGEE – Introduction, demonstration and lab including web GUI interface for monitoring and control possibilities.
  • IO Link – Introduction and lab.
  • CodeSys 3 Programming Software – Introduction and hands-on lab which will include configuring a Turck Controller with some c
    ode and loading.
  • TURCK’s New HMI – Introduction and programming in CodeSys 3.

Check our schedule to find the next workshop near you.

Kollmorgen KAS Workshop

Duration: Half Day   Cost: Free

Instructor: Matt Smolskis

Join TMMI for our Kollmorgen KAS Workshop! Kollmorgen’s premier machine automation solution brings together a highly integrated and intuitive software programming environment, best-in-class motion components and exceptional co-engineering services to help you build a highly differentiated machine- and a more profitable business.

Join us for a hands-on workshop where we’ll discuss:

  • Features and Benefits of Kollmorgen’s KAS platform
  • Operation and Advantages of Ethercat Networking
  • Multi-Axis systems
  • Kollmorgen’s new integrated webserver
  • Drive Axes configuration

Click below for more information on our workshops being hosted in Denver and Salt Lake City!

Denver  Salt Lake City  

Network & Wireless Workshop

Duration: One Day  Cost: Free

Instructors: Matt Smolskis, Kelli Settell
This workshop will familiarize personnel with networking using Ethernet communications (switches, radios and media), wireless devices and protocol converters. Red Lion N-Tron and Banner specific product detail will be given throughout as well as hands on labs using these brands to exemplify standard networking practices.

Topics will include:

Red Lion N-Tron Ethernet switches and NView Software Overview

Wireless data Radio versus point IO radio systems using Red Lion N-Tron and Banner wireless radios as well as Red Lion Sixnet Cellular Routers.

Red Lion G3 Protocol converter information and overview

Hands-on labs with NView, Crimson 3.0, and Banner IO radios

GE Quick Panel Plus Workshop

Duration: One Day   Cost: Free

Instructors: Mark Perry, Matt Smolskis

Attention current GE PLC Users and New PLC Users! Are you interested in learning more about the benefits of the Quick Panel+ Workshop? Join us for the GE Quick Panel Plus Workshop to familiarize yourself with GE Quick Panel+ and the GE PAC system RX3i controller.

Here’s what you can look forward to:

Hands on experience with the latest Quick Panel+

Engage with the  capacitive, multi-touch screen, which is built to last in an industrial environment

Creating data tags and screens to animate a tank with inlet and outlet controls.

Data logging, scripting and trending.

GE Proficy Machine Edition Workshop

Duration: One Day   Cost: Free

Instructors: Mark Perry, Matt Smolskis

Attention current GE PLC Users and New PLC Users! Are you interested in learning more about the benefits of Proficy Logic Developer? Join us for the GE Proficy Machine Edition Workshop to familiarize yourself with the Logic Developer software used to program the entire family of GE industrial control hardware.

Here’s what you can look forward to:

Navigate through the Machine Edition environment to monitor, troubleshoot, and make logic changes.

Understand hardware configuration options and understand the available logic development options.

Generate simple programs using the ladder logic language option.

Import applications from Logicmaster and VersaPro.

Banner Wireless I/O Overview & Programming Webinar

Duration: One Day  Cost: Free

With a reputation in wireless technologies that is unbeatable, Banner Engineering’s Sure Cross® Wireless family of products provide a reliable, secure, and trouble-free solution that integrates nicely into your existing control system. Join us for this one-hour presentation on the latest Banner has to offer.

This Free Webinar will introduce you to:

Banner Engineering’s Proprietary RF Protocol – Coupled with license-free frequency hopping technology makes for reliable and secure radio communications. Their flexible and easy-to-commission wireless devices are designed to withstand extreme environmental conditions while maintaining reliable signal transmission over very long distances.

Banner Wireless I/O – Create point-to-multi-point networks that distribute I/O over large areas. Input and output types include discrete (dry contact, PNP/NPN), analog (0 to 10 V dc, 0 to 20 mA), temperature (thermocouple and RTD), and pulse counter.

Banner Wireless Sensors – Banner’s Wireless Q45 Sensors are the first self-contained wireless standard sensor solution designed for your most challenging control and monitoring applications.

Kollmorgen Servo Systems Introductory Workshop

Duration: One Hour  Cost: Free

Kollmorgen is a leading global provider of motion systems and components for machine builders. Our broad portfolio includes a diverse selection of servo and stepper solutions for precise position control in nearly any application. The new feature-rich AKD™ Servo Drive bolsters our portfolio by delivering cutting-edge technology and performance with one of the most compact footprints in the industry.

Join us for a free Lunch and Learn where we’ll discuss:

How AKD’s Performance Servo Tuner differentiates

Ease-of-use: WorkBench, plug-and-play, size
Flexibility: Feedback support, motor capability, motion and field bus support
AKD family breadth

We’ll have a live AKD demonstration to get hands-on experience and see motion in action. Application videos will also be shown.

GE Web HMI 2.0 Workshop

Duration: Half Day   Cost: Free

Instructor: Greg Hazel

Join TMMI for our Web HMI 2.0 Workshop! The GE Web HMI 2.0 is a great hands-on workshop that will demonstrate some of the features of the Web HMI 2.0.

Here’s what you can look forward to:

Support of both GE HMI/SCADA Products

Equipment Model & Link Navigation

Historical Trending and Animation

Trending Improvements.

ThinManager One Day Integrator Partner Training

Duration: One Day  Cost: Free  Instructor: Greg Hazel

Join us for this complementary eight hour training course for system integrators seeking ThinManager certification. This training will cover basic ThinManager concepts with hands-on course work creating and configuring terminals and applications. Additional topics including Multisession, SmartSession, MultiMonitor, Modules and TermSecure will follow. This training will also cover Relevance Mobility technologies and development concepts. Due to time constraints, some of the ThinManager and Relevance technologies will be covered as demonstrations only.