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Automation Fair® 2022
Nov 16, 2022 - Nov 17, 2022

Rockwell Automation

McCormick Place West in Chicago, Illinois

PROBABLY –  I’m looking at going.  I attended last year.  -TD

This two-day event is Rockwell Automation’s signature Expo, featuring the latest innovations from Rockwell Automation and members of their PartnerNetwork™ program

Registration to attend the event is open. Admission to the event is free, but registration is required.

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A3 Business Forum
Jan 16, 2023 - Jan 18, 2023

Produced by A3 – Association for Advancing Automation

Signia by Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek
Orlando, Florida

Only open to employees of members of the Association for Advancing Automation (A3).

“…the world’s leading annual networking event for robotics, vision & imaging, motion control & motors, and artificial intelligence industry professionals. Nearly 650 global automation leaders in the automation industry attended the A3 Business Forum in 2022 and included automation manufacturers, integrators, suppliers, and end users.”

Registration Fee approximately $1,395.00

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2023 IPPE
Jan 24, 2023 - Jan 26, 2023

USPOULTRY – U.S. Poultry & Egg Association
AFIA – American Feed Industry Association
NAMI – North American Meat Institute

Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW
Atlanta, Georgia USA

IPPE is the world’s largest annual display of technology, equipment, supplies, and services used in the production and processing of eggs, meat, and poultry and those involved in feed manufacturing.
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All segments of the industry are represented: feed milling, animal food, genetics, hatchery, live production and animal health, egg production & processing, poultry & meat processing, further processing, rendering, marketing, and all support activities.

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HOUSTEX
Feb 21, 2023 - Feb 23, 2023

Produced by SME and AMT

George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida de las Americas
Houston, Texas 77010

“Three days of exploring brand new manufacturing technologies, learning from industry experts, and networking with like-minded professionals”

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POWERGEN International®
Feb 21, 2023 - Feb 23, 2023

Orange County Convention Center
9400 Universal Blvd,
Orlando, FL  32819

“POWERGEN International® is the largest networking and business hub for electricity generators and solution providers engaged in power generation… POWERGEN creates a progressive environment… embracing the clean movement towards Destination 2050.”
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Admission
$250 – $300 Exhibition Only Pass
$750 – $950 Individual Conference Pass
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Future Dates
POWERGEN 2024
January 23-25, 2024
New Orleans, LA, USA

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PROMAT 2023
Mar 20, 2023 - Mar 23, 2023

MHI
– MODEX in Atlanta, GA (even years)
– ProMat in Chicago, IL (odd years)

McCormick Place
2301 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60616

Supply Chain.  Manufacturing, distribution and supply chain equipment and systems.
Show attendance is free with registration.

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Pittcon 2023
Mar 20, 2023 - Mar 22, 2023

The Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy

Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA

Analytical Chemistry;
Applied Spectroscopy
($250 Full access, one day)
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Pittcon is for anyone who develops, buys, or sells laboratory equipment, performs physical or chemical analyses, develops analysis methods, or manages these scientists.
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Future Shows (All Feb/Mar)
2024 San Diego, CA
2025 Boston, MA
2026 Philadelphia, PA
2027 San Diego, CA

 

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The ASSEMBLY Show SOUTH
Apr 4, 2023 - Apr 6, 2023

Produced by: ASSEMBLY

Music City Center
201 Rep. John Lewis Way South
Nashville, TN 37203
615.401.1400

NEW TRADE SHOW AND CONFERENCE
“The ASSEMBLY Show has been a staple in the industry for 10 years, and now we are bringing the Show to the U.S. South, where manufacturing is growing and thriving at an unprecedented rate.”
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Attendee Registration Fee
$  50 before FEB 28, 2023
$  75 before MAR 15, 2023
$100    after MAR 15, 2023

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Robotics Summit & Expo
May 10, 2023 - May 11, 2023

Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
415 Summer St
Boston, MA 02210

(Details not available at posting date.)
Check back later, for updates.
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Technical and business professionals from across the globe share knowledge, experience and insights with the goal of driving robotics development and innovation forward.
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2023 Company-located Events

  • Healthcare Robotics Engineering Forum
  • DeviceTalks Boston (medtech event)
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CSIA 2023 Executive Conference
May 15, 2023 - May 19, 2023

CSIA –  Control System Integrators Association

New Orleans Marriott
New Orleans, Louisiana

(Details not available at post date.)
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EASTEC
May 16, 2023 - May 18, 2023

Produced by SME and AMT

Eastern States Exposition
1305 Memorial Ave.
West Springfield, Massachusetts

“Technology runs the gamut from high-end manufacturing equipment to smart technologies such as additive manufacturing and automation.

EASTEC attendees come from a variety of industries including Aircraft and Aerospace, Automotive, Medical, Defense, Industrial and Commercial Machinery, and more.

EASTEC exhibitors have the opportunity to meet face-to-face with over 13,000 attendees, of which 76% have a role in purchasing decisions with 32% having manufacturing equipment budgets of more than $200,000.”

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AUTOMATE 2023
May 22, 2023 - May 25, 2023

Produced by A3 – Association for Advancing Automation

Huntington Place Convention Center
Detroit, MI

Over 600 leading exhibitors from around the world come together to demonstrate what’s possible in automation today.  Robotics, vision, motion control and more.

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SC Engineering Conference & Trade Show
Jun 8, 2023 - Jun 10, 2023

ACEC – American Council of Engineering Companies of South Carolina

Charleston Marriott
170 Lockwood Dr
Charleston, SC 29403

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ACE23
Jun 11, 2023 - Jun 14, 2023

AWWA – American Water Works Association
Co-Hosted by Ontario Water Works Association

Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
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The conference will take place in the complex of Enercare Centre and Beanfield Centre, (Exhibition Place Complex), 100 Princes’ Blvd, Toronto, ON M6K 3C3, Canada.
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The Headquarter Hotel is Sheraton Centre Toronto.

“AN ENVIRONMENT FOR ALL WATER PROFESSIONALS”
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8,500 Attendees in 2022
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“Government of Canada has announced the removal of all COVID-19 entry restrictions, as well as testing and isolation requirements for anyone entering Canada, effective October 1, 2022.”
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Future Shows (All in June)
ACE24 Anaheim, CA
ACE25 Denver, CO
ACE26 Washington, DC
ACE27 San Diego, CA
ACE28 Atlanta, GA
ACE 29 Toronto, Canada

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Experience Power 2023
Aug 14, 2023 - Aug 17, 2023

Expect several co-located events.

Westin Savannah & Convention Center
Savannah, GA

“Experience POWER week covers all aspects of the electric power sector through its multiple co-located events and leads the global energy transition to cleaner power sources.”
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(Details not available at post date.)
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PACK EXPO – Las Vegas
Sep 11, 2023 - Sep 13, 2023

Las Vegas Convention Center
North, Central, and South Buildings
3150 Paradise Rd., Las Vegas, Nevada 89109

Registration will open in Spring 2023 and includes access to PACK EXPO Las Vegas and all free educational sessions taking place in venues on the show floor. The cost to attend PACK EXPO Las Vegas 2023 is $30 in advance and $130 on-site and within 4 weeks of the show start date.

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FABTECH 2023
Sep 11, 2023 - Sep 14, 2023

Chicago, Illinois

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Food Automation & Manufacturing Symposium and Expo 2023
Oct 11, 2023 - Oct 13, 2023

FOOD ENGINEERING

Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa
5001 Coconut Road
Bonita Springs, Florida 34134

The Premier Event For Food Manufacturing

FOOD ENGINEERING’s 23rd annual Food Automation & Manufacturing (FA&M) has been renamed a Symposium and Expo.
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(This is advance information.  Stop back for updates.)

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Process Expo
Oct 23, 2023 - Oct 25, 2023

Produced by co-owners FPSA (Food Processing Suppliers Association) and Messe Frankfurt North America

McCormick Place, South Hall
Chicago, Illinois USA

“Process Expo, The Global Food Equipment and Technology Show®, announced [OCT 4, 2022] that their 2023 edition will co-locate with Best Practices EXPO, a trade event and conference dedicated to Sustainable, Safe, and Reliable On-Site Utilities Powering Automation.”

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SOUTHTEC
Oct 24, 2023 - Oct 26, 2023

Produced by SME and AMT

Greenville Convention Center
1 Exposition Drive
Greenville, South Carolina 29607

“The Southeast is experiencing exceptional growth in areas critical to the economy, such as aerospace, automotive, advanced materials and workforce development – making the region a hotbed for advanced manufacturing.”

“SOUTHTEC supports this thriving manufacturing market by providing the ideal forum for OEMs, tier suppliers and contract manufacturers to investigate and acquire new technologies that can help them diversify and grow.”

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The ASSEMBLY SHOW
Oct 24, 2023 - Oct 26, 2023

Show Producers…

  • ASSEMBLY Magazine
  • BNP Media
  • BNP Media Events

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
5555 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018
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Rosemont, IL is conveniently located just 5 minutes from Chicago O’Hare International Airport

The only event focused exclusively on assembly technology, equipment and products.
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(Details not available at posting date.)
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Automation Fair® 2023
Nov 6, 2023 - Nov 10, 2023

Rockwell Automation

Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
Boston, Massachusetts

(This is advance information.
Even the dates are a guess.
Stop back for updates.)
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From Last Year’s Notes…

This two-day event is Rockwell Automation’s signature Expo, featuring the latest innovations from Rockwell Automation and members of their PartnerNetwork™ program

Registration to attend the event is open. Admission to the event is free, but registration is required.

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WESTEC
Nov 7, 2023 - Nov 9, 2023

Produced by SME and AMT

Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center
300 East Ocean Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90802

“WESTEC is part of the Manufacturing Technology Series… with leading suppliers of advanced manufacturing technology, equipment and tooling.”

“Attendees come from a variety of industries including aerospace, medical, industrial machinery, automotive, fabricated metal, and more.”

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MODEX 2024
Mar 11, 2024 - Mar 14, 2024

MHI
– MODEX in Atlanta, GA (even years)
– ProMat in Chicago, IL (odd years)

Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW,
Atlanta, GA 30313

Supply Chain.  Over 900 of the leading providers.   “See in-person, in-action how their efficiency-enhancing and cost-cutting equipment and technology solutions can take your supply chain to the next level of performance and agility.”
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“Show registration is free.  Your registration will give you free entrance to the MODEX 2024 exhibits and show floor educational sessions.”

 

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PACK EXPO – East
Mar 18, 2024 - Mar 20, 2024

Produced by PMMI – The Global Leader
in Packaging and Processing Technologies

Philadelphia, PA

(Details not available at post date.)
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IMTS 2024
Sep 9, 2024 - Sep 14, 2024

IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show is North America’s largest manufacturing technology event.  Owned and managed by AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology, this show is held every other year at McCormick Place in Chicago, Ill.  (2022 Fee: $50 Hall-Only)

McCormick Place (Probably all of it)*
Chicago, IL
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*2022 was all buildings, all levels.

(Details not available at post date.)
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PACK EXPO – International
Oct 20, 2024 - Oct 23, 2024

Produced by PMMI…
The Global Leader in Packaging and Processing Technologies

McCormick Place
2301 S. King Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60616

Packaging and processing solutions for every industry.
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(Details not available at post date.)
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NOTE:  DATES ARE JUST A PLACEHOLDER.
WAITING FOR REAL DATES.
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PACK EXPO Southeast
Mar 10, 2025 - Mar 12, 2025

Produced by PMMI…
The Global Leader in Packaging and Processing Technologies

Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA

(Details not available at post date.)
Stop back for updates.

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FABTECH 2022
Nov 8, 2022 - Nov 10, 2022

Georgia World Congress Center
Atlanta, GA

YES! I expect to attend. -TD

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The Assembly Show
Oct 25, 2022 - Oct 27, 2022

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
5555 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018
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Rosemont, IL is conveniently located just 5 minutes from Chicago O’Hare International Airport

 

The only event focused exclusively on assembly technology, equipment and products.
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Celebrating 10 Years
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Early Registration Discounts…
SUPER Early Bird ends 9/30/22
Early Bird ends 10/14/22
Standard prices begin 10/15/22

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PACK EXPO – International
Oct 23, 2022 - Oct 26, 2022

Produced by PMMI – The Global Leader
in Packaging and Processing Technologies

McCormick Place
2301 S. King Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60616
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Exhibits hours:
October 23-25: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
October 26: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

Packaging and processing solutions for every industry
PACK EXPO International is the most comprehensive event in 2022.

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IMTS 2022
Sep 12, 2022 - Sep 17, 2022

AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology

McCormick Place (All of it)*
Chicago, IL USA
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*All buildings, all levels.
Also co-locating with the HANNOVER MESSE USA show in the East Building. 

PROBABLY –  I’m likely to attend.  -TD 

IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show is North America’s largest manufacturing technology event.  Owned and managed by AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology, this show is held every other year at McCormick Place in Chicago, Ill.  ($50 Hall-Only)

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Food Automation & Manufacturing Symposium and Expo 2022
Sep 11, 2022 - Sep 14, 2022

Food Engineering

Doral Resort
Miami, FL

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CSIA 2022 Executive Conference
Jun 27, 2022 - Jun 30, 2022

Denver, Colorado

In-person, “after two years of canceled conferences”

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ACE22
Jun 12, 2022 - Jun 15, 2022

AWWA – American Water Works Association

Henry B. González Convention Center
900 E. Market Street
San Antonio, TX 78205

ACE21 was cancelled.
ACE22 is confirmed.
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Future Shows (All in June)
ACE22 San Antonio, TX
ACE23 Toronto, Canada
ACE24 Anaheim, CA
ACE25 Denver, CO
ACE26 Washinton, DC
ACE27 San Diego, CA

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SC Engineering Conference & Trade Show
Jun 9, 2022 - Jun 11, 2022

ACEC – American Council of Engineering Companies of South Carolina

Embassy Suite
Charleston Area Convention Center
5055 International Blvd.
North Charleston, SC 29418 

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AUTOMATE 2022
Jun 6, 2022 - Jun 9, 2022

Produced by A3 – Association for Advancing Automation

Huntington Place Convention Center
Detroit, Michigan

North America’s leading automation solutions show.  Over 500 leading exhibitors from around the world come together to demonstrate what’s possible in automation today… automation, robotics, vision, motion control and more.
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Started in 1977 as the International Robots, Vision & Motion Control Show.

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MODEX 2022
Mar 28, 2022 - Mar 31, 2022

MHI

Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd, NW
Atlanta, GA 30313

Supply Chain.  Over 1,000 of the leading solution providers, including material handling automation and integrators. 

Show registration is free, providing free entrance to MODEX 2022 and the show floor.

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PITTCON 2022
Mar 5, 2022 - Mar 9, 2022

Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW
Atlanta, GA 30313

Analytical Chemistry; Applied Spectroscopy ($200 Expo)
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Future Shows (All Feb/Mar)
2023 Philadelphia, PA
2024 San Diego, CA
2025 Boston, MA
2026 Philadelphia, PA
2027 San Diego, CA 

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POWERGEN International
Jan 26, 2022 - Jan 28, 2022

Clarion Energy

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center
Dallas, TX, USA

JAN 26-28, 2022 is the new date.
(Rescheduled, due to COVID-19.)
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Power generation, co-located with Distributech International.
(Exhibition Pass $225 until NOV 12; $245 until JAN 25)
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Future Shows (All in FEB)
2023 – San Diego, CA
2024 – Orlando, FL
2025 – Dallas, TX

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IPPE
Jan 25, 2022 - Jan 27, 2022

American Feed Industry Association (AFIA)
North American Meat Institute (NAMI)
U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY)

Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW
Atlanta, Georgia 30313

Animal food, meat and poultry. ($75 early; $125 JAN 08)

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2021 Automation Fair®
Nov 10, 2021 - Nov 11, 2021

Rockwell Automation

George R. Brown Convention Center
1001 Avenida De Las Americas
Houston, Texas 77010

YES – Attending.  See you there.  -TD

(In-person and virtual)
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NEW REQUIREMENTS: Vax proof or neg test (72 hrs); masks; social distancing.

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Steel Success Strategies 2021
Nov 7, 2021 - Nov 9, 2021

Fastmarkets

Hilton Miami Downtown
1601 Biscayne Blvd.
Miami, FL 33132

Connecting for the first time since 2019.  Debating the many questions that are affecting today’s steel industry. 
($1,399 early; $1,799 OCT 14)
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Awards for Steel Excellence on MON, NOV 08 at Hilton Miami Downtown. 

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Process Expo
Nov 2, 2021 - Nov 5, 2021

McCormick Place, South Hall

2301 S King Dr 

Chicago, IL 60616

Food and Beverage processors; packaging; and equipment.

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SOUTHTEC
Oct 26, 2021 - Oct 28, 2021

SME, AMT

Greenville Convention Center
1 Exposition Drive
Greenville, SC 29607

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The ASSEMBLY Show
Oct 26, 2021 - Oct 28, 2021

Produced by:  ASSEMBLY Magazine
Gold Sponsor:  PROMESS

The Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
5555 North River Road
Rosemont, IL 60018

Assembly technology.  The 9th Annual ASSEMBLY Show co-locates with The Quality Show.
One badge; two events!
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Future ASSEMBLY Shows
Annual.  Roughly the 3rd week of OCT, through 2025.
Location will be in Rosemont, IL at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center. 

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EASTEC 2021
Oct 19, 2021 - Oct 21, 2021

SME, AMT

Eastern States Exposition, West Springfield, Massachusetts

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Experience Power 2021
Oct 18, 2021 - Oct 21, 2021

Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
San Antonio, TX

Co-Located Events…
Distributed Energy Conference
EEI – Edison Electric Institute
EPCE – Energy Providers Coalition for Education

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HOUSTEX 2021
Oct 5, 2021 - Oct 7, 2021

SME, AMT

George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas.

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PACK EXPO
Sep 27, 2021 - Sep 29, 2021

Produced by PMMI – The Global Leader
in Packaging and Processing Technologies

Las Vegas Convention Center – West,
Central, and South Buildings
3150 Paradise Rd.,
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109

Co-Located with Healthcare Packaging EXPO – Hotel deadline extended until September 10, 2021!

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FABTECH 2021
Sep 13, 2021 - Sep 16, 2021

AWS, FMA, SME, PMA, CCAI

McCormick Place
2301 S. King Dr.
Chicago, Illinois 60616

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Food Automation & Manufacturing Conference and Expo 2021
Sep 12, 2021 - Sep 17, 2021

Food Engineering

Doral Resort
Miami, FL

MAYBE. I might attend. -TD

Event Note Go Here

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