Here is a list of shows and other events taking place over the next few months. Please let us know if there is an upcoming event that's not on the list. Just send us an email containing details about the event including Name, Dates, Location, Contact Telephone, Email and URL if available.


Featured Factory Automation Events

SPS – INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION FAIR GUANGZHOU (SIAF)
Feb 26 - 28 2020, Guangzhou, China
MODEX 2020
Mar 09 - 12 2020, Atlanta, GA
AERODEF MANUFACTURING
Mar 16 - 19 2020, Fort Worth, TX
INDUSTRY 4.0 SUMMIT
Mar 31 - 01 2020, Manchester, UK
SMART MANUFACTURING EXPERIENCE
Jun 02 - 04 2020, Pittsburgh, PA
SENSORS EXPO & CONFERENCE
Jun 09 - 11 2020, San Jose, CA
THE 4TH ANNUAL INTERNET OF MANUFACTURING MW
Jun 15 - 17 2020, Chicago, IL
IMTS 2020 - INTERNATIONAL MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY SHOW
Sep 14 - 20 2020, Chicago, IL
HANNOVER MESSE USA 2020
Sep 14 - 19 2020, Chicago, IL
IOT TECH EXPO
Nov 04 - 05 2020, Santa Clara, CA
AUTOMATE
May 17 - 20 2021, Detroit, Michigan

All Factory Automation Events

SPS – INDUSTRIAL AUTOMATION FAIR GUANGZHOU (SIAF)

As a sister event of the world-renowned SPS Smart Production Solutions in Nuremburg, Germany, SPS – Industrial Automation Fair Guangzhou (SIAF Guangzhou) will return for its 11th edition from 26 – 28 February 2020 at the China Import and Export Fair Complex in Guangzhou, SIAF will once again be held concurrently with Asiamold – Guangzhou International Mould & Die Exhibition next year. The two fairs hosted earlier this year welcomed 988 exhibitors from 20 countries,98,776 trade visitors from 45 counties and regions, and 252 delegation buyers. SIAF establishes itself year after year as the ideal place to make valuable connections and find new opportunities in the market, while its home presence in Guangzhou provides the opportunity to take advantage of China’s strong economy and manufacturing industry.
Phone - +86 20 3825 1558
Email - sps@china.messefrankfurt.com

SMART FACTORY LEAGUE

Our Summit offers a platform for industry experts to share their experience, discuss current challenge, examine what the education sector should be doing to prepare future workers, consider how to recruit and retain a properly trained labor force, and explore the latest trends for Smart Factories to drive profitability and achieve optimum potential. Learn from the best and make your manufacturing even smarter!

MODEX 2020

From illuminating educational seminars to exhibits of next-generation technology and equipment in action, MODEX lets you see what’s coming — and take advantage of it to power your supply chain for years to come. MODEX 2020 will allow you to make new contacts, discover cutting-edge solutions, and learn the latest trends that are sure to give you a leg up on the competition. Here, you’ll encounter the best our industry has to offer – all under one roof.

5TH ANNUAL SMART MANUFACTURING SUMMIT

Join us and global executives as we return for our 5th Annual Smart Manufacturing summit that will take place on 12-13th of March in Barcelona, Spain. This edition will focus on the implementation of IoT, robotics, automation to achieve a substantial growth in ROI increasing cost savings and ability to perform exceptionally in complex functions and processes. This is an invaluable 2-day opportunity to network with industry leaders. The purpose of the summit is to create a perfect atmosphere conducive to developing strategies for future success and achieving real results!
Phone - +420 210 022 036
Email - info@luxatiainternational.com

INDUSTRY OF THINGS WORLD USA 2020

Coming back for the 5th year, Industry of Things World USA is the only event running over 3 days that focuses on the impact of the industrial IoT on business models, manufacturing processes and operations across all major industries. This event is part of the award-winning Industry of Things World global event series and has turned into the meeting point for senior executives wanting to deepen their knowledge and broaden their network in the Industrial Internet. With a special focus on automation, M2M communication, interoperability, new business models, predictive maintenance, industrial data analytics and cognitive manufacturing this is the must-attend industrial event for 2020. Discover the next era of IIoT – Now!

AERODEF MANUFACTURING

AeroDef® showcases the industry’s most advanced technologies across an innovative floor plan designed to facilitate interaction and business relationships between exhibitors and buyers looking for integrated solutions. Our keynote speakers and panelists come from the highest level of government and business. They come to share their vision of the potential of technology, collaboration and public policy to transform manufacturing – concepts that attendees can actually experience on the exposition floor and in our in-depth conference sessions. It’s the one event that brings together high-concept, integrated solutions and real-world applications.
Phone - 800.733.4763
Email - service@sme.org

RETHINK! SMART MANUFACTURING EUROPE

Rethink! Smart Manufacturing Europe 2020 is the leading summit for production executives and plant managers to interactively discuss the future of smart factories, advanced production strategies, factory automation, organisational change, data management, predictive maintainance, robotics, cost reduction, lean & operational excellence, Industry 4.0 and Workforce 4.0 and a lot of more. Networking & Benchmarking – Meet an exclusive circle of max. 100 manufacturing leaders from renowned European industrial companies

QATAR INDUSTRY 4.0 CONGRESS 2020

Qatar Industry 4.0 Congress 2020 is a Qatar’s largest gathering for the 4th industrial revolution covering major industry trends such as Industry 4.0, smart automation, future of manufacturing, industrial IOT, future factories, additive manufacturing, 5G, AI & robotics, digital twins, cyber security, big data and many other related areas. This congress aims to gather C-level executives & senior level executives from the Qatar manufacturing industry who are interested in developing their digital strategies. This is a very exclusive 2 day platform developed for leading industry leaders, government authorities to address their experiences and to look at best practices for manufacturers keen to implement changes across their organization. This congress will include a series of local and international keynote presentations, panel discussions, interviews, demos, innovations and fire chat discussions; you will discover the latest trends, disruptors and innovators that are responsible for revolutionizing the industry as we know it.

INDUSTRY 4.0 SUMMIT

See the future of manufacturing from global experts. Understand government policy, gain support & access to finance, adopt the latest business models, hear about large- & small-scale 4.0 case studies, and what this means for your business. Come & network with your peers and see the latest technologies & solutions to make manufacturing smarter. Join us in Manchester, the world’s first industrial city, at the UK’s largest gathering for the 4th industrial revolution.
Phone - +44 (0)1642 438225
Email - info@industry40summit.com

THE INDUSTRIAL IOT STRATEGIES SUMMIT

Future proof your transformation strategies at the IIoT Strategies Summit. This important and timely event is an invaluable blend of thought leadership and technical presentations, real-world case study sessions, lively roundtable debates and facilitated 1:1 meetings all set in an amazing 5-star venue. Join 120 of Europes most influential manufacturing leaders for two days of uninterrupted knowledge sharing, strategizing and planning. Together you will discover the strategies and technologies to take your IIoT implementation to the next level.

IOT WORLD: THE INTERSECTION OF INDUSTRIES AND IOT TECHNOLOGIES

The global conference and exhibition where strategists, technologists and implementers connect, putting IoT, AI, 5G and Edge into action across industry verticals.

MACHINE LEARNING WEEK 2020

Join us in Las Vegas for Machine Learning Week 2020 (formerly Mega-PAW), our largest event to date, with seven tracks of sessions covering the commercial deployment of machine learning. Register to attend one or more of MLW’s five co-located conferences: PAW Business, PAW Financial, PAW Industry 4.0, PAW Healthcare, and Deep Learning World.

SMART MANUFACTURING EXPERIENCE

This is more than an event – it’s an experience. Participants will be immersed in a world of interactive learning, hands-on technology demonstrations and even virtual reality. Live presentations, numerous connecting points and visionary keynotes will deliver unparalleled understanding and know-how. This is a great opportunity for start-ups to explore the latest transformative technologies and make valuable connections. The Smart Manufacturing Experience elevates attendees’ understanding of smart technologies, encourages higher-level thinking, while accelerating the need to explore and implement Industry 4.0.

SENSORS EXPO & CONFERENCE

Celebrating its 35th year, Sensors Expo & Conference has established itself as North America's largest event dedicated to sensors, connectivity, and IoT. Leading engineers and technological influencers will come together to be a part of the ONLY event where you can find the latest solutions to your sensing challenges. With over 350 sensor industry giants covering the expo floor, and a comprehensive conference program covering today’s applications and future trends, attendees have the tools to explore sensing technologies that are driving tomorrow's solutions. Join us in the heart of Silicon Valley - June 9-11, 2020 at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, California.
Phone - 617-219-8358
Email - asecondini@questex.com

MANUFACTURING INDABA 2020

Manufacturing Indaba is the leading manufacturing event in Sub-Saharan Africa. The two-day event has shown impressive growth year on year and has proved its value in catalyzing business connections and helping manufacturers to innovate and grow their potential. Participate in the manufacturing conference and exhibition to learn from industry leaders, manufacturing sector experts and international speakers. Meet potential buyers through our business matchmaking programme and buyers lounge. The aim of the annual Manufacturing Indaba and its provincial roadshows is to bring together business owners, industry leaders, government officials, capital providers and professional experts to explore opportunities and grow their manufacturing operations.
Email - info@manufacturingindaba.co.za

THE 4TH ANNUAL INTERNET OF MANUFACTURING MW

The 4th Annual Internet of Manufacturing MW returns to Chicago, Illinois from June 15-17, 2020. The 3-day event attracts 300+ manufacturing leaders and innovators and features 75+ expert-led case studies on Building the Business Case, IT/OT Convergence, 5G Implementation, Edge to Cloud Infrastructure, Additive, Blockchain, Digital Twin Technologies, AI & Machine Learning, Product Design, Cybersecurity, Supply Chain and more. ‍NEW for 2020: Three tailored conference tracks to focus on Business Strategies, Edge to Cloud, Supply Chain. Co-located with the Internet of Supply Chain, IoM MW welcomes technology leaders and executives across the sectors from the Assembly Line right down to Fleet Management and Distribution.

THE SENSOR SHOW

The Sensor Show will provide bespoke itineraries, opportunities for networking, unique top-flight content and innovation from sector-leaders.

INDUSTRY OF THINGS WORLD ASIA

Coming back for the 4th year, Industry of Things World Asia is the only event running over 3 days that focuses on the impact of the industrial IoT on business models and production processes across all major industries focusing on the Asian region. This event is part of the award-winning Industry of Things World global event series and has turned into the meeting point for senior executives wanting to deepen their knowledge and broaden their network in the Industrial Internet space. With a special focus on automation, M2M communication, interoperability, analytics, new business models, this is the must-attend industrial event for 2020.Discover the next era of IIoT – Now!

CONNECTED MANUFACTURING FORUM 2020

The Connected Manufacturing Forum is where you will benchmark your digital enterprise strategy, create your blueprint, promote effective change management and learn how to become a smarter, more connected manufacturer. Join 150+ leading Manufacturing, Operations, Technology, Supply Chain and Advanced Engineering executives for a collaborative debate on the latest Industry 4.0 trends, challenges and opportunities.

ADVANCED MANUFACTURING EXPO

The Advanced Manufacturing Expo (AME) events, held over two to four days, bridge the gap between East and West Michigan with a truly one of kind opportunity for Leadership, Networking, Resources and Technology within the manufacturing sector. The AME has grown 20% or more every year since its inception in 2015. How do we continue to have such large scale growth? In large part by partnering with local leaders in manufacturing such as Creston Industrial Sales, Motion Industries and Industrial Control. Through these partnerships attendees and exhibitors alike will have full access to resources and knowledge needed to propel your business into the future of manufacturing.
Phone - 1-616-299-7610
Email - info@advancedmanufactuingexpo.com

AI MANUFACTURING 2020

Join manufacturing professionals from around the world at AI Manufacturing 2020, August 26-27 in Dallas, Texas, to discover integration strategies, ROI, and best practices. In addition to presentations from industry leaders, the two-day event provides extensive networking opportunities, an interactive exhibit hall, and 1x1 meetings. We'll provide a comprehensive program from identifying first steps in AI integration, to expansion and improving ROI. All with the goal to help manufacturers reduce costs and gain a competitive edge.

IMTS 2020 - INTERNATIONAL MANUFACTURING TECHNOLOGY SHOW

IMTS 2020 will be the 33rd edition of the premier manufacturing technology show in North America. IMTS 2018 hosted the highest number of exhibiting companies ever (2,563) and was the largest in number of registrations (129,415) and in net square feet of exhibit space (1,424,232) at the McCormick Place complex. IMTS is held every even-numbered year in Chicago and attracts buyers and sellers from 117 countries

HANNOVER MESSE USA 2020

HANNOVER MESSE USA (HMUSA) is where manufacturers come to discover the world-leading technologies they need to win amid industry disruption and transformation. It is the most comprehensive industrial technology tradeshow in North America showcasing the latest in IIoT, Industry 4.0, smart manufacturing, artificial intelligence and more.

INDUSTRY OF THINGS WORLD

Industry of Things World is an international knowledge exchange platform bringing together the largest European community of high-level cross-industry executives who play an active role in the Industrial Internet of Things scene. Rethink your technology & business strategy for scalable, secure and efficient IoT: artificial intelligence, automation, standards, interoperability, cloud, new business models & digital transformation!

IOT TECH EXPO

The world leading IoT event series will return to the Santa Clara Convention Center in the heart of Silicon Valley on November 4-5th 2020 to host its fifth annual North American event. It will bring together key industries from across the globe for two days of top-level content and discussion across 5 co-located events covering IoT, 5G, cyber security, cloud, blockchain, AI and big data.

INDUSTRY OF THINGS WORLD USA EAST

Join our 3rd Industry of Things World USA EAST conference in November focusing on the impact of the industrial IoT on business models and production processes across all major industries. The newest addition to the global and award winning conference series “Industry of Things World” that has turned into the meeting point for senior executives wanting to deepen their knowledge and broaden their network in the Industrial Internet. With a special focus on new business & service models, IoT platforms, automation, AI and industrial data analytics in manufacturing, digital twins, additive manufacturing, remote services, M2M communication, interoperability and 5G, edge & cloud computing this is the must-attend industrial event for 2020 on the US East Coast! Discover the next era of IIoT – Now!

AUTOMATE

Automate showcases the full spectrum of automation technologies and solutions. From traditional industrial applications to cutting edge new technologies, you'll find ways to automate every process in your company.