Join FABTECH 2019 in Chicago
North America’s largest metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing event heads to McCormick Place in Chicago in 2019. FABTECH provides a convenient ‘one-stop shop’ venue where you can meet with world-class suppliers, see the latest industry products and developments, and find the tools to improve productivity, increase profits and discover new solutions to all of your metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing needs.
Cost to Attend
Show floor admission is complimentaryif you register by Nov. 8, 2019. After the deadline and on-site, the fee is $50 (US).
2301 S. Martin Luther King Drive
Chicago, IL 60616
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
Featured Technology Throughout the Show
The show will encompass three halls at McCormick Place. Attendees will find a variety of technology pavilions dedicated to Forming & Fabricating, Tube & Pipe, METALFORM, Welding, Finishing, 3D/Additive Manufacturing and Robotics & Industrial Automation.
- Additive Manufacturing / 3-D Printing
- Arc Welding
- Bending & Forming
- Brazing & Soldering
- Business Services
- Coil Processing
- Fastening & Joining
- Finishing/Paint & Powder Coating
- Gases & Gas Equipment
- Inspection & Testing
- Job Shop/Contract Mfg.
- Maintenance & Repair
- Material Handling
- Metal Suppliers
- Plate & Structural Fabricating
- Press Brakes
- Resistance Welding
- Roll Forming
- Safety & Environmental
- Software, Machine Controls
- Thermal Spraying
- Tool & Die
- Tube & Pipe Fabricating or Welding
- Tube & Pipe Producing
- Welding Consumables
- Welding Machines
The American Welding Society (AWS)
The American Welding Society (AWS) was founded in 1919 as a multifaceted, nonprofit organization with a mission to advance the science, technology and application of welding and allied joining and cutting processes, including brazing, soldering, and thermal spraying. Headquartered in Doral, Florida and led by a volunteer organization of officers and directors, AWS serves more than about 70,000 members worldwide and is composed of 22 Districts with 250 sections and student chapters. For more information, visit www.aws.org.
FABTECH SHOW ATMOSPHERE POLICY
FABTECH provides an ideal opportunity to exchange information, participate in education sessions, network, and buy and sell new products and services. FABTECH is committed to providing a friendly, safe, and welcoming environment for all, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, disability, race, ethnicity, religion, or national origin. We expect all attendees, media, speakers, staff, organizers, venue staff, vendors, and exhibitors to help us ensure a safe and positive experience for everyone. The guidelines for appropriate behavior and conduct at FABTECH are listed below.
Unacceptable behaviors include: intimidating, threatening, harassing, physically or verbally abusive, discriminatory, derogatory, or demeaning conduct by any participant at the event or at any related event activities. All who participate in the event deserve respectful treatment, regardless of the capacity in which they are attending.
Harassment includes: offensive verbal comments or clothing related to gender, sexual orientation, race, religion, national origin, gender identity, or disability; deliberate intimidation, stalking or unwelcome following; harassing photography or recording; sustained disruption of talks or other events; unwelcome physical contact.
Any questions or concerns about these policies should be directed to a member of the FABTECH Show Management Team.