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Sept
2019

September 18, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

Fourth Revolution Awards Pitch Night

mHUB and MxD invite you to watch as finalists for the Fourth Revolution Award’s Rising Star of the Year award pitch to our prestigious judging committee. The Fourth Revolution Awards celebrate Chicago regional manufacturing as the industry stands on the...

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Aug
2019

August 9, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

MxD Project Engineer Emily Jerger to Speak at ICPR 25

Emily Jerger, an MxD Project Engineer, will be speaking at ICPR 25 on August 14 in Chicago. This conference will bring together global researchers in manufacturing innovation and cyber physical systems from industry, government and commercial companies’ research labs and...

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Jul
2019

July 29, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

CONNECTED MANUFACTURING FORUM 2019

Tony Del Sesto, Vice President of Engineering & Manufacturing Research and Development at MxD, will be a featured speaker at the 2019 Connected Manufacturing Forum in Austin, TX, held July 29th - 30th. The Connected Manufacturing Forum brings together 150+ leading...

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July 25, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS, PRIVATE EVENT

CRAIN'S NOTABLE WOMEN IN MANUFACTURING RECEPTION

Manufacturing is helping to turn Illinois’ economy around, and the overall sector ended 2018 by registering its 28th straight month of growth. But when it comes to gender diversity, American manufacturing has room for improvement: As of December, women represented just 29 percent...

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Jun
2019

June 18, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

INDUSTRIAL IOT USA

Industrial IoT USA is the fourth annual event in a global series highlighting the digital transformation taking place across the industry and will allow attendees to learn from pioneering leaders in the field, showcase best practice and benchmark their approach...

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Dec
2018

December 5, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

BUILDING HIGH-PERFORMANCE SME CLUSTERS FOR AMERICAN COMPETITIVENESS IN THE 21ST CENTURY

There has been considerable research in the last decade showing how firms and national economies can take either a low road or a high road to achieve global competitiveness. The low road is marked by low wages, lower-skilled workers, and...

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Nov
2018

November 26, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

ATLANTIC COUNCIL: IMPLEMENTING DEFENSE-INDUSTRIAL POLICY PANEL DISCUSSION

Please join the Atlantic Council on Monday, November 26, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for "Implementing Defense-Industrial Policy," the next event in our Defense-Industrial Policy Series, featuring UI LABS Chief Executive Officer Caralynn Collens and Assistant Secretary of Defense for Industrial...

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November 15, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION: IMPLEMENTING SMART MANUFACTURING

Join SME in Chicago and learn how Smart Manufacturing is changing the way products are designed and manufactured. Digital Technology and Transformation in manufacturing is creating operational value, increasing productivity and is the competitive advantage that will impact your bottom line....

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November 7, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

INTERNATIONAL STANDARD ORGANIZATION INDUSTRY DAY

The International Standard Organization (ISO) Committee responsible for developing standards for industrial data (ISO/TC 184/SC4) is holding its 76th Plenary meeting in Chicago from November 5th through November 9th, 2018 at UI LABS. On Wednesday, November 7th, the committee has...

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November 5, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

INTERNATIONAL STANDARD ORGANIZATION COMMITTEE MEETING

The International Standard Organization (ISO) Committee responsible for developing standards for industrial data (ISO/TC 184/SC4) is holding its 76th Plenary meeting in Chicago from November 5th through November 9th, 2018. The national representatives consisting of more than fifty internationally recognized...

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Oct
2018

October 16, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

ISMAR 2018 ENTERPRISE AR FUNCTIONAL REQUIREMENTS WORKSHOP

The AREA will be hosting a workshop focused on the functional requirements for enterprise AR components. The goal of this workshop is to shed new light on the requirements’ current status and provide valuable inputs to the further refinement and...

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October 10, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

FOURTH REVOLUTION AWARDS

The Fourth Revolution Awards celebrates regional manufacturing for its leadership and innovation as the industry stands on the brink of a new technological revolution. The ceremony culminates in the presentation of eight awards to deserving leaders, companies and industrial initiatives...

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Sept
2018

September 24, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART INDUSTRY 2018

Smart Industry will be hosting their 4th annual conference at Loews Chicago O'Hare on September 24th through the 26th. The conference is organized specifically for business, operations, and technology strategists at work in industrial organizations. The goal of the conference is...

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Jun
2018

June 19, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

CONNECTED MANUFACTURING FORUM

The Connected Manufacturing Forum is a leading cross-industry event that brings together 150+ Operations, Technology, Manufacturing and Advanced Engineering executives. These thought leaders and innovators will come together for a collaborative debate on the latest Industry 4.0 trends, challenges and...

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June 13, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

CATI PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT FORUM

Computer Aided Technology is hosting their annual Product Development Forum at UI LABS. The event will help show you how to take your product from concept to reality and improve your product development process with the help of solutions from...

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June 6, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

INCLUSION AND INDUSTRY 4.0

DMDII's Lizabeth Stuck will be joining the Century Foundation on June 6th to develop an action plan to revitalize manufacturing in the Chicago region and support the needs of diverse communities. This event will feature remarks from Illinois State Treasurer Michael Frerichs...

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Apr
2018

April 18, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

INDUSTRIAL IoT USA

The Industrial IoT USA Summit is part of a global series designed to bring together both business executives and technical IT specialists from forward-thinking companies in the manufacturing, energy, and transportation industries to learn from pioneering leaders in the field,...

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Jan
2018

January 31, 2018MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

INDUSTRY 4.0 THINK TANK

The Industry 4.0. Think Tank brings together thinkers, leaders, and experts from the pharmaceutical, medical device, electronics, energy, food and beverage, and healthcare industries to share their ideas and real-life experiences about digital transformation, with its challenges and perks. The...

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Dec
2017

December 7, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE: HOW WILL IT CHANGE YOUR BUSINESS?

Kevin McDunn will be speaking on the Executive Club of Chicago's Artificial Intelligence panel on December 7th. The panel will explore how AI is permeating our businesses and changing the way we work, live, and interact with all types of organizations...

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December 4, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

DEFENSE MANUFACTURING CONFERENCE

This year's Defense Manufacturing Conference (DMC) is scheduled for December 4-7, 2017 at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida. The DMC Conference will be conducted simultaneously with the Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS) Conference. Guests will be...

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December 1, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

HACKING THE HUMAN ELEMENT

MD5, in collaboration with SOFWERX, will host a technology hackathon on December 1-3 in Tampa that focuses on wearables and their applications. On-site experts will prepare hackathon participants to compete by providing unique insights into the physical and mental challenges,...

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Nov
2017

November 15, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART MANUFACTURING: DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

The digitization of manufacturing impacts every aspect of operations and the supply chain. Attend this one-day event and hear from the experts how to manage your complex business process from product development to manufacturing. Learn how smart manufacturing technologies drive...

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November 1, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

MEAC DIGITALIZATION STRATEGY DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP

The MEAC Digitalization Strategy Development Workshop is a two-day event for MEAC Alliance Members, providing an opportunity to hear the latest updates on the MEAC Alliance Program, Best Practices and Strategic Initiatives. Learn more and register here.

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Oct
2017

October 18, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

FOURTH REVOLUTION AWARDS

mHUB, IMEC and UI LABS have announced the inaugural industry awards ceremony that will take place on October 18, 2017, at the Wintrust Grand Banking Hall in Chicago to recognize talent and achievements in manufacturing. The Fourth Revolution Awards celebrates...

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Sept
2017

September 29, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

DCMME MANUFACTURING CONFERENCE

Michael Fornasiero, Program Manager of Workforce Development and SMM Engagement, will be speaking at the The Dauch Center for the Management of Manufacturing Enterprises (DCMME) Conference on "The Future of Manufacturing". Learn more and register here.

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September 18, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART INDUSTRY 2017

On September 18 as part of its conference, Smart Industry will bring a group of attendees to UI LABS for a tour of the DMDII factory floor. The rest of the event will be held at Chicago's Swissotel. Launched in 2015,...

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September 13, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION SEMINAR

To be held alongside WESTEC in Los Angeles, California, this seminar will focus on digital manufacturing and IoT. The digitization of manufacturing impacts every aspect of operations and the supply chain. Attend this one-day event and hear from the experts...

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September 6, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

ONRAMP MANUFACTURING CONFERENCE

Tom McDermott, Executive Director of DMDII and Chief Program Officer of UI LABS, will speak on the topic of "Innovations in the Supply Chain" on September 6 at the OnRamp Manufacturing Conference in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The OnRamp Manufacturing Conference brings...

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Aug
2017

August 22, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

JB KNOWLEDGE CONTECH ROADSHOW

JBKnowledge, the maker of SmartBid, is excited to announce that the JBKnowledge ConTech Roadshow and SmartBid Academy will be making its way to Chicago, Illinois on August 22, 2017! Geek out with construction technology industry leaders and demo the latest...

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Jul
2017

July 27, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

SIEMENS PLM AND TATA TECHNOLOGIES MANUFACTURING OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT SEMINAR

You can’t achieve any of these unless you have a means of properly optimizing your plants. Relying only on Top Floor to Shop Floor visibility is no longer an option for 21st century manufacturers. Maximizing production capabilities and ensuring uptime...

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Jun
2017

June 20, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

mHUB PRESENTS, FIRST INDUSTRIAL RESPONDERS EMERGE (FIRE) PANEL DISCUSSION: TRENDS IN PRODUCT INNOVATION

Chicagoland manufacturers are invited to join industry leaders and small and medium-sized manufacturers for an evening of discussions, networking and tours of mHUB! First Industrial Responders Emerge panelists will address innovation, product sourcing, business best practices and supplier networks and...

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June 12, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

MANUFACTURING LEADERSHIP SUMMIT

Kevin McDunn, UI LABS Chief Technology Officer, will be attending the 13th annual Manufacturing Leadership Summit. The conference will focus on how the future state of the manufacturing industry will change the rules of competition, how work will be performed, how...

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June 1, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART MANUFACTURING: ARE YOU READY FOR DIGITAL MANUFACTURING AND DESIGN?

Join The Private Bank and IMEC for to learn about the future of digital manufacturing. Dimitrios Saranteas, MEP Digital Manufacturing Technical Specialist from IMEC, currently embedded with UI LABS' Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute, will present during the event. Topics...

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May
2017

May 24, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

SMART MANUFACTURING: DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

The digitization of manufacturing impacts every aspect of operations and the supply chain. Attend this one-day event, presented by SME, at the GE Aviation Learning Center and hear from the experts how to manage your complex business process from product...

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May 23, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

NATIONAL ACADEMIES SYMPOSIUM ON SECURING ADVANCED MANUFACTURING IN THE UNITED STATES: THE ROLE OF MANUFACTURING USA

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine Board on Science, Technology and Economic Policy Innovation Policy Forum will host an all-day workshop to explore how Manufacturing USA joins industry, academia, and government in public-private partnerships to help revitalize American...

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May 22, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

AIRCRAFT AIRWORTHINESS & SUSTAINMENT CONFERENCE

Brench Boden, Chief Technology Officer of DMDII, will be attending the 2017 Aircraft Airworthiness & Sustainment Conference in Phoenix, Arizona. The conference will focus on the collaborative work being done within the aerospace community on improving the safety, airworthiness, availability,...

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May 17, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

EXPONENTIAL MANUFACTURING

Exponential Manufacturing will lead 600 technology investors, entrepreneurs, and manufacturing industry executives through a rigorous two-day program to prepare them for the dawn of the exponential industrial age. Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute Thomas McDermott will participate in the event's...

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May 10, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

OPEN SOURCE CONVENTION (OSCON)

Open source is everywhere—from the bottom of the programming stack to the top. OSCON brings the software engineering and developer community together to explore what's new and useful in open source languages, tools, and techniques. It's the best place to...

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Apr
2017

April 18, 2017MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT

INDUSTRIAL INTERNET OF THINGS USA

The Industrial IoT Summit is coming back to Chicago this April 18-19 and will be bringing together a senior delegation of 120+ IoT leaders from across the U.S. and further afield for a packed agenda. Hear exclusive keynote sessions from...

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