Speaker Spotlight: Gene Van Patten, Prolink Software Expert

OGP UK Metrology Day - have you booked your place?

There is still time to book your FREE place for the OGP UK Metrology Day on 23rd March 2023, featuring keynote speakers, live technology demonstrations, expert insight and much more. This week, we introduce keynote speaker, Gene Van Patten, Director of Sales at Prolink Software.

Speaker Spotlight:

Gene Van Patten

Prolink Software – Director of Sales

OGP UK Metrology Day – Thursday 23rd March 2023 – 9.30am – 4.30pm

Advanced Innovation Centre, Faraday House, Foston, Derbyshire

10.45pm – Data is king: the perfect software solution for all levels – deep dive into automated data collection, quality analysis and the benefits of Prolink Software. Make better, more informed decisions for your business.

Gene VanPatten is the Director of Sales at Prolink Software and has worked in the inspection, data collection and SPC industry for over 30 years. Gene has an extensive background in automated manufacturing quality systems technologies. 

What will Gene VanPatten discuss at the Metrology Day?

Helping businesses big and small realise the importance of SPC software, in addition to the full Prolink software suite, Gene has supported countless manufacturing facilities with implementation and integration, enabling them to collect, quantify, analyse and use the data they need to make better data-driven decisions.

  • What Prolink offers
  • How SPC works
  • How quality data is collected and reported to establish capability such as first article inspection, and archive records.
  • How SPC is made to maintain process stability
  • How Prolink software provides advanced warnings of components that deviate from specification
  • How control limits and trend warnings can help operators predict patterns
QC-Calc Realtime
SPC Data Flow

Who is Gene Van Patten?

Gene was educated at Governors State University in Illinois, US before becoming a Supervisor and Midwest Regional Manager in Industrial Products, in Chicago. He became Director of Sales at Prolink in 2012, taking responsibility for major accounts and channel management. 

Highly skilled in the fields of product management, lean manufacturing, engineering, business development and leadership, Gene understands the demands of modern-day quality control, as well as the wider manufacturing landscape, and how Prolink can help solve multiple problems, with multiple applications.