FANUC America Corporate Events

TRAM at IMTS 2014 - Advanced Aerospace Manufacturing

Date: September 10-11, 2014

Booth Location: McCormick Place, West Hall

Advanced aerospace manufacturing today encompasses cost efficient integrated automated solutions with robots, motion control and machine tools.  This presentation will highlight application examples including automated paint operations, automated assembly applications and efficiency improvements using advanced motion technologies that will dramatically improve aerospace manufacturing processes.

Speakers:  Rick Schultz, Aerospace Program Manager, FANUC America - CNC
Chris Blanchette, National Account Manager for Distribution Sales, FANUC America - Robotics

IMTS 2014

Date: September 8-13, 2014

Booth Location: #S-8919

Registration is open for 2014’s premier manufacturing event, the 30th edition of IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show. This is a must-attend event for manufacturing professionals from around the world. IMTS will be held at Chicago’s McCormick Place Sept. 8-13, 2014. Registration is good for show floor access all six days of IMTS.

IMTS 2014: Implementing Machine Vision Guided Robotics

Date: September 9, 2014, 9:00 a.m.

Booth Location: W-192A

David Dechow of FANUC America Corp. has worked in the field of machine vision systems integration for over 30 years as a programmer, engineer, entrepreneur, and corporate manager. This conference session will provide an overview of vision guided robotics (VGR) and the integration of this valuable technology as part of a flexible automation manufacturing environment. The session will educate attendees about the basics of key machine vision components for robotic guidance, and best practices for implementing VGR on a plant floor.

TRAM Aerospace Conference at IMTS 2014

Date: September 10-11, 2014

Booth Location: McCormick Place, West Hall

After its successful debut in North America with more than 300 conference participants, TRAM will once again return to Chicago and the IMTS show this September. TRAM is a 2-day conference program focused on transferring advanced manufacturing technologies to the business leaders, mangers and engineers who lead or play a key role in a facility that serves the aerospace sector.


Date: October 28-30, 2014

Booth Location: 1425

After a successful launch event in 2013, The ASSEMBLY Show is looking forward to bringing back this exclusively assembly focused tradeshow for another incredible year! The main objective of this event remains the same — helping suppliers, buyers and users of assembly equipment in manufacturing plants connect, learn, share and explore all things “assembly.”

PACK EXPO International 2014

Date: November 2-5, 2014

Booth Location: N-4906

PACK EXPO International, November 2-5, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois will featuremore than 1,800 exhibitors at the show - plus over 200 exhibiting companies on the Pharma EXPO show floor. Going to PACK EXPO International is the most efficient way to stay on top of all of the latest processing and packaging technologies, to see machinery running, talk to multiple vendors, and get ideas from people in other industries. Register today!


Date: November 11-13, 2014

Booth Location: #C2056

FABTECH heads to Atlanta, GA November 11-13, 2014 bringing together an anticipated 27,000 attendees and 1,400 exhibiting companies all under one roof. The show provides a backdrop for visitors to experience live equipment demonstration, find cost savings solutions, and network with industry peers throughout the 500,000+ square feet of show floor throughout the B and C buildings at the Georgia World Congress Center. The event also provides learning opportunities beyond the exhibits with over 100 educational sessions and expert-led presentations on the latest industry trends and technology in the metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing industries.

2014 Rockwell Automation Fair

Date: November 19-20, 2014

Booth Location:  

Attend Automation Fair - a great opportunity to explore smart, safe, sustainable manufacturing solutions geared toward improving your business profitability. Attend industry forums, user group meetings, hands-on labs, technical sessions and demonstrations to expand knowledge and use of the latest control, power and information technologies.

ACTE's CareerTech Vision 2014

Date: November 19-22, 2014

Booth Location: 608

ACTE’S CareerTech VISION 2014 from November 19-22, 2014, in Nashville, Tennessee will featuremore than 100 presentations on key career and technical education (CTE) topics, such as Common Core standards, model schools and STEM. The conference includes in-depth training sessions, demonstrations of the latest technologies and asset management for our institution and classroom, and hands-on workshops. VISION 2014 will also provide networking opportunities with thousands of my CTE peers.

ATX West 2015

Date: January 10-12, 2015

Booth Location: 4101

ATX West 2015 includes all the resources you asked for! Exhibits packed with cutting-edge robotics, automation and assembly technologies, suppliers covering every industry segment, opportunities for exponential networking and key industry contact growth, and product releases and live demonstrations not seen anywhere else! Don’t miss 30 NEW 2-hour Learning Labs with educational sessions including Vision Precision, Modernizing the Factory Floor, Lightweight Robotics and more.

ProMat 2015

Date: March 23-26, 2015

Booth Location: 3653

Discover the latest solutions to move your business forward as the industry's leading innovators showcase their latest manufacturing, distribution and supply chain equipment and systems at ProMat 2015 held March 23-26 at Chicago's McCormick Place. ProMat 2015 is the one show where you will see in person, in action the best solutions and innovations the industry has to offer and meet the leading providers face-to-face. There is no cost to attend the exhibits and conference sessions.