Speed is everything for new market
growth. Entering into an era of Industry
4.0, the world has been a witness to the
union of computers and automation.
By integrating the virtual and physical
world, industrial societies now possess a
powerful way to conduct business.
According to Forbes, developing markets like India could achieve massive
profits from Industry 4.0 use, and even
the city of Cincinnati, has announced itself an “Industry 4.0 demonstration city”
to stimulate innovation and investment
in the manufacturing sectors. This momentum displays the predictions of rapid
payoffs in business, concluding that the
concentration of working with both industrialization and technology will reward those who advocate it instead of
Learn how your company can join
the industrial evolution at FABTECH®
2017. One location will bring together
the latest in the metal fabricating industry to inform, entertain, and educate.
From social and networking opportuni-
ties to educational seminars and panel
discussions, this tradeshow guarantees
an experience that goes beyond brows-
ing through aisles of capital equipment.
Invite your peers to stay informed about
the latest technological trends.
Chicago is home to more than 250
theaters, 225 music venues, and over 50
museums, so it is no wonder that more
than 50 million people visit the city annually. Whether you know the city for its
nickname, “The Windy City,” or for its recent Cubs World Series parade, when it
comes to unforgettable, Chicago knows
how to deliver best. Tourist attractions
include the iconic John Hancock Center and the Willis Tower, but fabricators
will have an unforgettable experience at
Last year at the largest Las Vegas
FABTECH to date, more than 1,300 exhibitors occupied over 550,000 net sq.
ft. of floor space at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Organizers of this year’s
Chicago show expect more than 50,000
attendees and over 1,700 exhibiting
companies across 750,000 net sq. ft. displaying the newest and finest in additive
manufacturing/3-D printing, coil processing, finishing, cutting, arc welding,
bending and forming, and gases equipment and technology.
Dates: Monday, Nov. 6 - Thursday,
Times: Nov. 6: 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Nov. 7-8: 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Nov. 9: 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.
Venue: McCormick Place, Chicago
Website: Check out www.fabtechex-po.com to see the official floor plan layout, get a sneak peek at the new products
that will be displayed, browse a listing
of educational seminars, and look over
travel accommodations such as hotels
and shuttles to take to the event’s venue.
• Fabricators & Manufacturers Association International (FMA)
• American Welding Society (AWS)
• Precision Metalforming Association (PMA)
• Chemical Coaters Association International (CCAI)
General Show Inquiry
Phone: 888-394-4362 (U.S.
815-399-8700 (outside U.S.
Experience the Industrial
Evolution at FABTECH 2017
Chicago plays host to North America’s largest forming,
fabricating, finishing, and welding tradeshow
By Carolina Borjas