ROSEMONT, IL, October 25, 2018 - Over 8,000 suppliers, buyers and users of assembly equipment in manufacturing plants are at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center this week for the 6th Annual ASSEMBLY Show. The event runs today from 10 am to 3 pm with guided tours of the Exhibit Hall, the announcement of the winner of the New Products Awards, learning theater presentations, and the opportunity to meet with over 300 exhibiting companies. For details about the event visit www.theassemblyshow.com.
Keynote: Eric Pope, Vice President of Operations, US Synthetic Corp. talked about Culture by Design during The ASSEMBLY Show keynote address. Preceding the keynote was the Presentation of the Plant of the Year Award to Ford Motor Co.'s Van Dyke facility in Sterling Heights, MI.
Exhibit Hall: The 6th Annual ASSEMBLY Show floor offered over 300 exhibiting companies showcasing the latest technological advances in custom automated assembly systems, robotics, screw driving, adhesives, dispensing, plastics assembly, presses, conveyors, fasteners, packaging, workstations, welding, vision systems, and much more.
Learning Theater Presentations offered a unique opportunity for exhibitors to demonstrate their company's expertise in an area related to the latest technological advances in assembly.
Thursday, October 25, 2018
- Exhibit Hall (10:00 am - 3:00 pm) - The 6th Annual ASSEMBLY Show will feature over 300 exhibiting companies. Click here for access to the floor plan and exhibitor list.
- Guided Tour of the Exhibit Floor (10:15 am - 1:15 pm) - New this year, editors of ASSEMBLY Magazine will lead four 45-minute tours focused on Adhesives, Conveyors, Robotics and Fastening Tools. Click here for more information.
- Learning Theater Presentations (10:20 am - 1:00 pm) Companies presenting include: FANUC America Corporation, Real Time Automation, and Ubisense. Click here, for the schedule.
- New Product of the Year Award (2:00 pm)- The winner of the New Product of the Year Award, which honors the company that has the most innovative and efficient new product, will be announced.
The ASSEMBLY Show is sponsored by ASSEMBLY (www.assemblymag.com), a monthly trade magazine read by 56,000 engineers and managers responsible for manufacturing and designing cars, computers, catheters, coffee makers, etc. ASSEMBLY covers the processes, technologies and strategies for joining discrete parts into finished products. The event is produced by BNP Media (www.bnpmedia.com), one of the country's leading business-to-business media companies serving professionals across 50+ industries. For more information, visit www.theassemblyshow.com
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For further information, contact:
Amy Riemer, Media Relations Representative