May 8-10, 2017
Huntington Convention Center of Cleveland
Cleveland, OH USA

IW M&T Show

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Sunday, May 7

8:00 am Registration Open
All Day Exhibitor Move In

Monday, May 8

6:30am – 6:00pm Registration Open/Badge Pick Up
6:30am – 8:30am Breakfast for Conference Pass Attendees
7:00am – 12:00pm Exhibitor Move In
7:00am – 4:00pm Plant Tours
11:30am – 1:30pm Boxed Lunches (Workshop + Tour attendees)
9:00am - 12:00pm Pre-Conference Workshops:
  • Future Trends for Continuing Professional Education
  • Smart Manufacturing - Starting the Digital Journey
1:00pm – 4:30pm MESA unConference Sessions
1:30pm – 4:30pm Pre-Conference Workshops:
  • How to Approach Innovation In A Way That Drives Real Results
  • Preparing Today's Multigenerational Workforce for Smart Manufacturing
2:00pm – 6:30pm Exhibit Hall Open
5:00pm – 6:30pm Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall
5:00pm – 6:30pm Cocktail Reception: Bartender Bot

Tuesday, May 9

6:30am – 4:00pm Registration / Badge Pick Up
6:30am – 7:15am Breakfast Buffet
7:30am – 8:45pm Welcome Remarks & Opening Keynote
  • Total Transformation: How Ford is Reinventing Itself for the Digital Age
9:00am – 4:00pm Exhibit Hall Open
9:00am – 10:00am Conference Breakout Session #1
10:00am – 11:00am CROSSOVER:
STAGE: GE's Digital Factory Demo
VR/AR Experience
Collaborative Robot Challenge
Drone Contest
10:00am – 11:00am Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
11:15am - 12:15pm Conference Breakout Session #2
12:30pm – 1:45pm Lunch Keynote and Awards
  • Brett Wood
2:00pm – 3:00pm Conference Breakout Session #3
3:00pm – 4:00pm Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
3:00pm – 4:00pm CROSSOVER:
STAGE: Innovation Awards / NED Talk Show
3D Printing Experience
3D Selfies
Drone Contest
4:15pm – 5:15pm Conference Breakout Session #4
6:30pm Special Event / Night Out

Wednesday, May 10

6:30am – 1:30pm Registration / Badge Pick Up
6:30am – 7:15am Breakfast Buffet
7:30am – 8:30am Conference Breakout Session #5
8:15am – 8:45am Breakfast Buffet
8:45am – 10:00am Keynote Presentation
  • Lean Team: Driving, Enabling & Sustaining Operations Excellence
10:00am - 11:00am CROSSOVER:
STAGE: suitX
Man Vs Machine Robot Challenge
Robot Competition – CCC
Drone Contest
10:00am – 2:00pm Exhibit Hall Open
10:00am - 11:15am Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
11:30am – 12:30pm Conference Breakout Session #6
12:45pm – 1:45pm Lunch Keynote
1:45pm Conference Adjourns
2:00pm Hall Closes
2:00pm - 5:00pm Exhibitor Move Out