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


The IW Manufacturing & Technology Conference & Expo provides attendees with a number of ways to network with peers, speakers, and solution providers.


Cocktail Reception - Monday, May 8 - 5:00pm-6:30pm

Opening Reception

After attending a plant tour and/or workshop during the day, stop by the Expo for the opening reception and network with other attendees, exhibitors and sponsors over drinks and appetizers.

Opening Reception

Special Event & Night Out - Tuesday, May 9 - 6:30pm – 9:30pm


Socialize with conference attendees at the home of rock and roll! Part of the city’s North Coast Harbor on the shores of Lake Erie, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is an archived spectacle of the most recognized and influential names in music artists, producers, engineers and prominent figures ever to influence rock music. Experience artifacts from the latest inductees, along with other legendary and beloved names.

Long Live Rock

Expo Hall


The Expo Hall provides attendees, sponsors, and exhibitors alike with an opportunity to meet and discuss ways to improve their manufacturing operations

  • Monday, May 8 – 2:00pm – 6:30pm
  • Tuesday, May 9 – 10:00am – 4:00pm
  • Wednesday, May 10 – 10:00am – 2:00pm

Meal Functions & Breaks - Monday, May 8 – Wednesday, May 10


You never know who you will meet and what advice they may be able to give you just by sitting at a table with other attendees outside your group. Make sure to take advantage of the dedicated meal times to meet new faces!