General Information

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International Conference on Injection Molding of Metals, Ceramics and Carbides

Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista • Orlando, Florida • February 25–27, 2019

Conference & Tutorial Location:

Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista
1751 Hotel Plaza Boulevard
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista

Registration and Fees:

All those planning to attend the PIM Tutorial and/or the MIM2019 conference must register and receive badges. The MIM2019 conference registration fee includes participation in the Monday welcome reception, Tuesday & Wednesday technical programs, tabletop exhibit and reception, refreshment breaks, breakfasts, and lunches. Optional PIM Tutorial is an additional fee.

Members of MPIF and APMI have special rates. Advanced and late registration rates are offered, as well as special rates for speakers and exhibitors.

Exhibitor Registration:

All exhibitor personnel must register for the conference.

Advanced Registration:

Take advantage of special early registration discounts and special group hotel rate by registering in advance online before January 18. If you do not receive a “Registration Acknowledgement” by e-mail within 2-3 business days, please contact Stephanie Schember at sschember@mpif.org.

To Register:

All registrations must be made online through the MPIF.org website or MIM2019.org. Any problems or questions please contact MPIF at 609-452-7700.

Registration Cancellation Policy:

Registration fees will be refunded in full if a written request is received no later than Friday, January 18, 2019. Thereafter, written requests received up to Friday, February 1, 2019, will be subject to a $325 cancellation fee. Registrants who fail to attend, and have not cancelled as noted above, are liable for the entire registration fee

Hotel Reservations:

Hotel group rates are available at the Hilton through January 18 or until the hotel block is filled. Register early to guarantee the lowest rate. Room reservations must be made online through the MIM2019 or MPIF.org websites. Credit card information is required to process your reservation. Room reservations will be acknowledged by email. 

Special Conference Rate: Single or double occupancy: $229.00 + taxes per night. 

Hotel Reservation Changes or Cancellations: For changes to your reservation or to cancel, contact the hotel directly. 

Hotel Reservation, Deposit & Cancellation: Your credit card will be held to guarantee your reservation. Cancellations 72-hours prior to arrival will be made without penalty.

Suggested Dress:

Business casual is appropriate for all activities.

Code of Conduct Policy:

Presenters, Vendors and all other Attendees at MPIF/APMI/CPMT events are expected to comply with instructions from staff members, and are expected to conduct themselves at all times in a courteous, professional and respectful manner, refraining from language and conduct that might bring discredit upon themselves, their organizations, and MPIF/APMI/CPMT. Such conduct includes, but is not limited to disrupting the businesslike atmosphere, harassment, discrimination, inappropriate language, failing to comply with local, state, and federal laws, and conduct that puts themselves and others at risk. This code of conduct applies to both official activities of the event and its program as well as to any informal and social activities taking place in connection with the event. Presenters, and any other Attendees who do not comply with this code of conduct may be removed from the event and barred from attending future MPIF/APMI/CPMT sponsored or co-sponsored events.


Request For Foreign Visas:

Special letters of invitation that can be used in applying for entrance visas will be provided to participants upon written request.

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Any questions can be directed to to Stephanie Schember.

Conference Cancellation Policy:

MPIF may cancel or postpone this program because of unforeseen circumstances. If a program is cancelled or postponed, MPIF will refund registration fees but cannot be held responsible for any other related costs, charges, or expenses, including cancellation/change charges assessed by airlines or travel agencies.

Special Needs:

Attendees that require special arrangements or have a special need (dietary or physical), please contact Diane Haggerty in advance so that arrangements can be made.

Restrictions on Recording:

No Photography   No photography, or audio or video recording of presentations is permitted.

Programming is subject to change.

Registration Fees Before
January 18
January 18
Conference Registration
Includes all conference sessions, Monday Welcome Reception, Tuesday/Wednesday Breakfast and Lunch and the Tuesday evening Tabletop Exhibition & Networking Reception.
Does not include optional PIM Tutorial
Employees of MPIF Member Co.



APMI Members






Technical Session Speakers



Exhibitor Registration
(Required of all exhibitor staff personnel)
Exhibitor Option 1
Full Conference Attendance
Includes all conference events as above



Exhibitor Option 2
Monday Welcome Reception, Tuesday Luncheon, and Tabletop Exhibition & Networking Reception only



Optional PIM Tutorial Registration
Includes Lunch