Demystifying the Machine Shop of the Future

Enjoy a half day event designed to give the machining world hands-on experience with the ideas and technology that are driving the future of manufacturing. Network with best-in-class peers and hear from leaders in the space, like Amper CEO, Akshat Thirani. Lunch will be provided. We hope to see you there! 

This event is FREE but you must RSVP to save your spot.

Tuesday, July 12, 2022
6951 High Grove Blvd. Burr Ridge, IL 60527

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Tuesday, July 12

8:00am – 9:00am

Coffee & Networking

9:00am – 9:30am

Introduction & Keynote

Productivity, Automation, Workforce: Trends that will influence the future of manufacturing – David Boulay IMEC President

9:30am – 10:00am

Economic Benefits of CNC Automation: European Perspective – Jan Van De Wouwer of RoboJob NV

10:00am – 10:30am

Capital Purchase, Leasing, or Robotics-as-a-Service: How to Choose the Financing Option that’s Best for Your Business – Lisa Ilkenchi/Formic

10:30am – 11:00am

Getting Started with Industry 4.0: For Small and Mid-sized Manufacturers – Akshat Thirani/Amper

11:00am – 12:00pm

CNC Automation Panel

11:45am – 4:00pm

Food trucks serving lunch

8:00am – 4:00pm

Exhibit area and hands on with robots available

RSVP for July 12th