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Conferences

Experience 21

EXPERIENCE 21

May 18-20, 2021
At Experience 2021, you’ll reimagine what’s possible — and see firsthand what it means to co-create a better experience with agility and speed. Listen to expert sessions from the people who are transforming customer and employee experience as we know it. Join the conversation with ...

Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition 2020

MANUFACTURING & SUPPLY CHAIN CONFERENCE & EXHIBITION 2020

June 09-09, 2021
The Manufacturing & Supply Chain Conference & Exhibition and Co-Located Events will take place again on the 9th June 2021 . This event will serve as a national forum for manufacturers and operators involved throughout the associated supply chains from across the UK to gather to discuss press...

Sustainable Manufacturing Summit

SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING SUMMIT

September 23-23, 2021
A large and growing number of manufacturers are realizing substantial financial and environmental benefits from sustainable business practices. Sustainable manufacturing is the creation of manufactured products through economically-sound processes that minimize negative environmental impacts while c...

CAMS - Advancing Materials and Manufacturing

CAMS - ADVANCING MATERIALS AND MANUFACTURING

December 01-03, 2021
CAMS - Advancing Materials and Manufacturing will provide the attendees with the opportunity to join Australia's largest interdisciplinary technical meeting and gain insights relating to Additive & Advanced manufacturing, Advances in Materials Characterisation, Advances in Steel Technology, ...

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,...

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...

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...

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.

 

Webinars

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...
DEC 09, 2021
TRENDS, INNOVATIONS AND TECHNOLOGIES IN END-OF-ARM TOOLS
One of the most exciting parts of the robotics and automation movement is the tooling that does the heavy lifting: the End of Arm Tool (EOAT). From a dollar perspective the end of arm tool market is as big as the robot market and has recently seen an innovation renaissance with electronics...

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...

Inbound marketing has become a vital part of the manufacturing industry, especially after the pandemic. Marketers want to get more business, more high-quality leads, increase revenue, and expand it in...

As the pandemic upended plans for marketing and sales in 2020, it forced marketers in the manufacturing industry to adopt the tactics of the remote world. Many of them are still wondering how they can...

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...