The Fluid Power Technology Conference brings together fluid power industry professionals and academics for three full days of in-depth programming including pre-conference workshops, keynote sessions, industry panels, hands-on technology demonstrations, and networking sessions.

Technical sessions industry experts as well as popular trainers and consultants Carl Dyke and Ron Marshall may include:

  • Compressed air efficiency strategies
  • Solutions for multiple hydraulic connections
  • Torque and tightening of hydraulic hose assemblies
  • Tips on eliminating compressed air waste
  • Innovations in diaphragm accumulator designs
  • Hydraulic troubleshooting and diagnostics
  • Measuring hydraulic pressure, flow and more for efficient operation
  • Reading hydraulic circuits
  • And More

Keynote Speakers

Dan Kara

Vice President, Robotics, WTWH Media LLC

Donna Ritson

President, DDR Communications


Ryan Kay

Sales Manager, CEJN

Ron Marshall

Chief Auditor, Marshall Compressed Air Consulting

Gary Dostal

Manager – Mechanical Engineering, Komatsu Mining Corporation

Gary Kassen

Engineering Director for Hydraulics and Pneumatics, CNH Industrial

Dave Murray

Western US Sales Manager,Tompkins Industries, Inc.

Chris Restorick

Eastern Regional Sales Manager, Tompkins Industries, Inc.

Thomas Frölich

Leader of Global Accumulator Marketing & Sales, Freudenberg Sealing Technologies

Jason Parr

Product Manager, Dura-Bar

Josh Cosford

Operations Manager, Higginson Equipment

Thomas Wanke

Director, Fluid Power Industrial Consortium and Industry Relations

Carl Dyke

Founder, CD Industrial Group

Host Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor


Media and Association Partners


MSOE, Kern Center
1245 N. Broadway, Milwaukee, WI 53202