Attend FABTECH 2019

FABTECH is where the industry comes together to see what’s now, what’s new and what’s next. It’s where connections are made and where deals get done. See cutting-edge exhibits, learn from expert-led education, network with peers and more, Nov. 11-14 at McCormick Place.

See What the Show is All About

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

Create Your Itinerary

Planning Tools

Use the FABTECH Show Planner to plan your time at the 2019 event in Chicago.

Education Programs

Learn about the FABTECH education program, who should attend, continuing education credits and more.

Special Events

FABTECH offers something for everyone. From keynotes and expert panels to networking events and welding competitions.

Hotel and Travel

Make arrangements for hotel rooms and air/car travel. Find info for getting around Chicago, maps, things to do, and more!

What You Need to Know

Get the most from attending FABTECH, know what you would like to accomplish before, during, and after the show to maximize your time. Planning tips and key information to make your first visit a success.

Individual students and school groups are encouraged to attend to learn more about the exciting world of manufacturing. Student Registration is now open.

For attendees traveling to FABTECH from outside of the U.S. find links for visa application, travel assistance and updated visitor information.

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