North America's Largest Metal Forming, Fabricating, Welding and Finishing Event

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FABTECH is November 11-14 in Chicago

FABTECH brings a wealth of innovation and technology solutions to Chicago November 11-14, 2019. More than 48,000 attendees and over 1,700 exhibiting companies are expected to gather once again to celebrate metal manufacturing at its best. The event also provides educational sessions and expert-led presentations covering the latest trends and technology in the metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing industries.

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Cost to Attend

Show floor admission is complimentary if you register by Nov. 8, 2019. After the deadline and on-site, the fee is $50 (US).

Venue Information

McCormick Place

2301 S. Martin Luther King Drive

Chicago, IL 60616

Show Hours

Monday, Nov. 11:10 AM* — 6 PM
Tuesday, Nov. 12:9 AM — 5 PM
Wednesday, Nov. 13:9 AM — 5 PM
Thursday, Nov. 14:9 AM — 3 PM

*East Building (Lakeside Center) opens at 9 AM


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From the FABTECH Blog

Don’t Miss These Expert-Led Panels at FABTECH 2019

While at FABTECH 2019 make plans to attend the expert-led panel discussions. Ask questions and get real advice about the latest trends and challenges in the industry. See below for dates, times and details of each panel. Leadership Exchange – Emerging & Advanced Technologies for Manufacturing 2020Monday, November 11th, 12:30 – 1:30 PMAdvanced manufacturing is transforming the economy and jobs, using cutting-edge technology and new manufacturing processes to accelerate innovation.

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