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Applied Automation Virtual Event Series

APPLIED AUTOMATION VIRTUAL EVENT SERIES

April 21-22, 2021
This event is hosted by Olympus Controls, Advanced Control Solutions, and Gibson Engineering. Automation centered around Robotics, Machine Vision, Motion Control, and the Industrial Internet of Things will be at the forefront.

Equipment & Manufacturing West Africa

EQUIPMENT & MANUFACTURING WEST AFRICA

April 27-29, 2021
The Equipment & Manufacturing West Africa  Exhibition and Co-Located Events will serve as a professional business platform for manufacturers and business operators involved throughout the  supply chains from west Africa. The event gives you the opportunity to showcase new & innovat...

EXPOMAFE 2021

EXPOMAFE 2021

May 04-08, 2021
The official metalworking industry trade show represents the market's developments in pursuit of technology along with the the latest and greatest in industry solutions. EXPOMAFE is the right opportunity for your company to create business, prospect for new customers, present existing products a...

Advanced semiconductor manufacturing conference

ADVANCED SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFACTURING CONFERENCE

May 10-12, 2021
ASMC is the leading international technical conference for discussing solutions that improve the collective manufacturing expertise of the semiconductor industry. Solving the challenges presented by semiconductor manufacturing is a combined effort by device makers, equipment and materials suppliers,...

International Conference on Robotics and Smart Manufacturing

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ROBOTICS AND SMART MANUFACTURING

April 05-06, 2021
ICROSMA is being organized by Researchfora. The aim of the conference is to provide the platform for Students, Researchers and Academicians to share the knowledge and ideas in the recent trends in the field of Robotics and Smart Manufacturing. ICROSMA will provide an excellent international forum fo...

International Conference on Mechanical, Manufacturing, Industrial and Civil Engineering

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MECHANICAL, MANUFACTURING, INDUSTRIAL AND CIVIL ENGINEERING

April 05-05, 2021
The aim objective of ICMMICE is to present the latest research and results of scientists related Mechanical, Manufacturing, Industrial and Civil Engineering topics. This conference provides opportunities for the different areas delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face...

Houstex

HOUSTEX

February 23-25, 2021
HOUSTEX has been good for us. We’ve gotten quite a bit of traffic at our booth. We’ve seen a lot of our current customers, but we were very excited to see a lot of new customers come by. Even our competitors came by the booth. We’ve shared a little bit with them, they’ve shar...

Onshore Well Site Automation 2021

ONSHORE WELL SITE AUTOMATION 2021

January 26-28, 2021
The unprecedented turbulence of the past year has only hastened the drive towards well site automation, as operators seek efficiency and cost-savings that will support long-term profitability. But only in the real-world examples of technological implementation can the true cost-benefits of well site...

 

Webinars

APR 30, 2021 | 8:45 am
MIDWEST MANUFACTURING LEADERS APRIL 4/30 VIRTUAL NETWORKING
Please note that this event will start with virtual networking at 7:45 am. It’s hard to believe that we are already over a year into the pandemic. We all know that making new connections has been a challenge through this time.
MAY 05, 2021 | 5:00 am
SIAS: SCIENCE MANUFACTURING TECHNICIAN LEVEL 3 - WEBINAR
Join SIAS’ Assessment Development Manager, Alex Henderson, to discuss the Science Manufacturing Technician Level 3 apprenticeship standard.
MAY 20, 2021
AI IN VISION APPLICATIONS: CHALLENGES, SOLUTIONS & FUTURE
There has been significant ongoing interest in machine vision applications where artificial intelligence (AI) tools and techniques play a key role in the solution implementation.  This non-commercial webcast will provide an up-to-date perspective on the use of AI specifically for mach...
MAY 27, 2021
MANUFACTURING ROLES WEBINAR
A modern manufacturing plant is a complex organism involving a wide range of jobs. Learn about the roles and functions you'll find in most manufacturing plants and how they interact and about the many promising career paths at Mills Manufacturing.
JUL 15, 2021
ROBOT SAFETY UPDATE
In this webinar, Director of Standards Development at RIA, Carole Franklin will share key updates on robot safety standards and technical reports. In addition, she will share an update on the newest standard, R15.08, Part 1, on industrial mobile robot safety. Receive a clear understanding ...
SEP 16, 2021
TECHNOLOGIES USED IN AUTOMATION: HOW TO GET STARTED
Automation is complex, there are many serious decisions to be made when considering implementation into your facility: from vision, part feeding conveyance, and robotics, to PLC and communications. What happens if you don’t have a plant standard or specification? How do you get start...

DIGITIZING AIRBUS’ GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN THROUGH APIS
An Airbus A380 is made up of 7 million different pieces with each piece coming from different parts of the world including Germany, Spain, UK, and France. Assembling the final plane requires support from various IT and operations teams. Leveraging legacy supply chain technology to support ...
PROPELLING U.S. MANUFACTURING COMPETITIVENESS THROUGH CYBERSECURITY INNOVATIONS
Manufacturing systems, supply chains, and processes are increasingly vulnerable to cyber-attacks. According to NBC News, the manufacturing sector in the U.S. lost nearly $240 billion in revenue and 42,220 manufacturing jobs from 2002 to 2012 due to cyber-attacks.
SPEED, PRECISION AND CONNECTIVITY FOR FACTORY 4.0
Increasingly, additive manufacturing is being integrated into new production processes. 3D printing technology is being applied for end-use parts, increasing in connectivity, and becoming an all-encompassing solution for modern manufacturing facilities. Learn from BigRep and Bosch Rexroth ...
HOW TO BE BLOCKCHAIN READY FOR 3D PRINTING
Are you looking to understand Blockchain and its impact on 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing? OEMs and Service Bureaus are only starting to make sense of this new technology now. Start determining how this can help you gain a competitive edge.
DESIGN THE MADNESS OF ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING
The heightened freedom of design that is inherent in 3D printing is taking all kinds of industries by storm, including aerospace, medical, and automotive. But how do we actually define this elusive Design for Additive Manufacturing practice? Is it just another flavor of design for manufact...
GENDER INCLUSION IN MANUFACTURING
Alison and Dennis talked about the state of the manufacturing industry in Canada, clarified misconceptions, shared the latest research and best practices from our Best Workplaces in Manufacturing and Best Workplaces for Women, took questions, and discussed what the industry is doing to bri...

RESOURCES

Everyday the supply chain is jeopardized. A freighter stuck in the Suez Canal has severe ripple effects in raw material goods making their way around the world. Trade tariffs and unpredictable consequ...

Did you know that social media platforms and their users are the largest growing segment of the internet?If your manufacturing company wants to create an online presence and reach more...

IBP, often referred to as integrated business planning, or sales and operational planning, (or just S&OP), is a next generation collaborative planning solution that solves the costly problem of di...

More and more, brands are beginning to see the value of their packaging in influencing consumers’ purchasing decisions. But much less often do they understand the true potential of their out...

These days, smart can be added to the front of just about everything. And unsurprisingly, packaging is no different.?Being influenced by digital transformation, smart packaging is a wa...

The past 12 months have been especially challenging for the manufacturing industry. The pandemic affected in-person manufacturing jobs as well as supply and demand, causing many manufacturing companie...

The Manufacturing Execution System (MES) is the channel of information from the shop floor to the top floor in a manufacturing organization. An Enterprise Resource Planning system (ERP) is often not e...

There have been rising examples of manufacturers doing impressive things with content marketing to scale up their business. Manufacturers have been slower than others in different industries to ...

April 12 -15 ProMatDX, the largest material handling event, will take place virtually. It will feature dozens of AGV vendors. Sadly, some of these highly innovating products still need to be plu...