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Dec
2019

December 2, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

DMC 2019 | MxD Exhibits

MxD will be attending and exhibiting at the Defense Manufacturing Conference (DMC) scheduled for December 2-5, 2019 at the Phoenix Convention Center, Phoenix, Arizona. The DMC Conference will be conducted simultaneously with the Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS) Conference....

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Nov
2019

November 21, 2019PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

MxD INFORMATION SESSION

MxD invites you to take a staff-led tour of our facility and the Future Factory, our experiential manufacturing environment that demonstrates digital manufacturing technologies. This is also an opportunity to learn about the many benefits of membership – including access...

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November 15, 2019MANUFACTURING, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

MxD Project Workshop: Predicting Transit Time for Future Shipments

Join us in-person or virtually for an MxD Project Workshop to learn more about the impact of MxD’s project 17-02-01: Supply Chain Risk Alert. Please register here by November 12th. Supply chain visibility is important for cost reduction, market share...

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November 11, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

FABTECH 2019 | Chandra Brown to Speak at FABTECH 2019

CEO of MxD Chandra Brown will be featured as a panelist at FABTECH 2019, hosted here in Chicago, IL November 11-14, 2019. FABTECH brings a wealth of innovation and technology solutions to Chicago. More than 48,000 attendees and over 1,700...

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November 7, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

2019 Zurich Cyber Risks in Manufacturing Event | Akin Akinbosoye to Speak

Director of Cybersecurity at MxD, Akin Akinbosoye, will be speaking at the 2019 Zurich Cyber Risks in Manufacturing Event on November 7, 2019. A cyber attack on your company is a matter of when – not if.  Manufacturers from the Midwest...

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Oct
2019

October 30, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

Industry 4.0: Digital Transformation Conference (IDTC19) | Chandra Brown to Speak

CEO of MxD Chandra Brown will be featured as a speaker at AIChE's Industry 4.0: Digital Transformation Conference (IDTC19) in Baltimore, Maryland.  Industry 4.0: Digital Transformation Conference (IDTC19) is an exclusive process-industry event dedicated to utilizing data-analytics guidance and decision making solutions...

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October 18, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

Catch the Shift: Navigating Digital Era Paradoxes in Manufacturing | Chandra Brown As Featured Speaker

CEO of MxD Chandra Brown will be featured as a speaker at ManpowerGroup Catch the Shift: Navigating Digital Era Paradoxes in Manufacturing. For the 3rd Annual Women Leaders in Manufacturing Event, ManpowerGroup is convening female executives from academia, business and...

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October 17, 2019MANUFACTURING, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

MxD INFORMATION SESSION

MxD invites you to take a staff-led tour of our facility and the Future Factory, our experiential manufacturing environment that demonstrates digital manufacturing technologies. This is also an opportunity to learn about the many benefits of membership – including access...

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October 8, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

ManuSec USA | Akin Akinbosoye to Speak at Cybersecurity Summit

Director of Cybersecurity at MxD, Akin Akinbosoye, will be participating in a roundtable at the 2019 ManuSec USA event here in Chicago, IL. This year’s #ManuSec USA summit explores solutions to the widening array of cyber threats jeopardizing American manufactures as they...

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October 4, 2019MANUFACTURING, EVENTS, PRIVATE EVENT

INFLUENTIAL WOMEN IN MANUFACTURING (IWIM) AWARDS LUNCHEON

Influential Women in Manufacturing honors women effecting change in the product manufacturing space. Influential Women in Manufacturing (IWIM) is a recognition program honoring women who are effecting change in the manufacturing and industrial production space. Founded by three editors from...

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October 2, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

2019 Fourth Revolution Awards

THE CEREMONY 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
2019

September 26, 2019MANUFACTURING, EXTERNAL EVENT, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

The 3rd Annual Corporate Risk, Ethics & Compliance Forum | Akin Akinbosoye to Speak at Forum

Director of Cybersecurity at MxD, Akin Akinbosoye, to be a featured panelist at the 2019 Annual Corporate Risk, Ethics, & Compliance Forum held in Chicago, IL. The 3rd Annual Corporate Risk, Ethics & Compliance Forum is the preeminent forum on...

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September 24, 2019MANUFACTURING, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

Transforming Connectivity: 5G & Manufacturing

The Fourth Industrial Revolution has led to increasingly sophisticated factories that utilize digital technologies heavily reliant on the internet. As such, manufacturers need a reliable network connection that can support ultra-low latency and high-bandwidth communications for real-time production improvements. The...

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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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September 12, 2019MANUFACTURING, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

MxD INFORMATION SESSION

MxD invites you to take a staff-led tour of our facility and the Future Factory, our experiential manufacturing environment that demonstrates digital manufacturing technologies. This is also an opportunity to learn about the many benefits of membership – including access...

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September 3, 2019PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

SUPPLY CHAIN INSIGHTS GLOBAL SUMMIT

Each year, in September, Supply Chain business leaders gather to Imagine the supply chain of the future at the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit. This year’s event is being held at MxD in Chicago, IL from September 3-6, 2019. The event is designed...

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Aug
2019

August 15, 2019MANUFACTURING, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

MxD INFORMATION SESSION

MxD invites you to take a staff-led tour of our facility and the Future Factory, our experiential manufacturing environment that demonstrates digital manufacturing technologies. This is also an opportunity to learn about the many benefits of membership – including access...

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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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July 18, 2019PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

MxD INFORMATION SESSION

MxD invites you to take a staff-led tour of our facility and the Future Factory, our experiential manufacturing environment that demonstrates digital manufacturing technologies. This is also an opportunity to learn about the many benefits of membership – including access...

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Jun
2019

June 26, 2019MANUFACTURING, MEMBERS-ONLY, EVENTS

Agile Tech Team Quarterly Meeting

We invite MxD Members to join us for an upcoming Agile Tech Team online meeting. The purpose of the Agile Tech Team is to update and engage with members around MxD activities. This is an opportunity for members to drive the...

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June 20, 2019PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

MxD INFORMATION SESSION

MxD invites you to take a staff-led tour of our facility and the Future Factory, our experiential manufacturing environment that demonstrates digital manufacturing technologies. This is also an opportunity to learn about the many benefits of membership – including access...

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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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June 17, 2019PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

9TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON ACOUSTIC EMISSION (ICAE-9) & 61ST ACOUSTIC EMISSION WORKING GROUP MEETING (AEWG-61)

The 9th International Conference on Acoustic Emission (ICAE-9) & 61st Acoustic Emission Working Group Meeting (AEWG-61) will be held in Chicago. The meeting is open to all individuals interested in acoustic emission technology and applications. Talks describing AE applications in any...

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June 4, 2019

INTERNET OF MANUFACTURING

The Internet of Manufacturing conference is returning to the heartland of the Midwest for the third year running to unite the manufacturing industry for a high-level education and networking event. Responding to feedback from the 2018 event, the program is now...

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May
2019

May 21, 2019MANUFACTURING, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

INDUSTRY 4.0: CLOSING THE LOOP BETWEEN VISIONARY AND PRACTICAL

Full-day event. Purchase tickets on registration page. Ideal attendees are manufacturers, government representatives, academics, and solution providers interested in progressing digital technology for manufacturing.   The fourth industrial revolution has prompted manufacturers to digitize their factories, bringing together information technology...

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May 16, 2019PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

MxD INFORMATION SESSION

MxD invites you to take a staff-led tour of our facility and the Future Factory, our experiential manufacturing environment that demonstrates digital manufacturing technologies. This is also an opportunity to learn about the many benefits of membership – including access...

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May 7, 2019EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

AGMA STRATEGIC RESOURCES NETWORK MEETING

The AGMA 2019 SRN Networking Event challenges you to look at the gear industry future with emerging technology and workforce opportunities. The AGMA Strategic Resources Network (SRN) is a group that brings together AGMA members that are at all stages...

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May 3, 2019PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

WOMEN IN TECH SUMMIT MIDWEST 2019

Women In Tech Summit (WITS) inspires, educates, and connects women in the technology industry. Whether you work on the technical or business side of technology or somewhere in between, WITS has something for you. Join WITS at UI LABS from...

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Apr
2019

April 25, 2019PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

MxD INFORMATION SESSION

MxD invites you to take a staff-led tour of our facility and the Future Factory, our experiential manufacturing environment that demonstrates digital manufacturing technologies. This is also an opportunity to learn about the many benefits of membership – including access...

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April 23, 2019PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

CHICAGO'S GOT TALENT

Today’s pursuit for talent is as competitive as ever, led by the need to possess new skills, advancing technologies, and evolving dynamics around the nature of work. Chicago's Got Talent will show why people are the #1 asset of an...

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April 10, 2019PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

SECURING THE MANUFACTURING SUPPLY CHAIN: GETTING TACTICAL

Full-day event. Purchase tickets on registration page. Ideal attendees are manufacturers, government representatives, academics, and solution providers interested in cybersecurity for supply chain. Cybersecurity risks continue to grow as the manufacturing sector advances into the digital age and small and...

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April 10, 2019EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

CIRI SYMPOSIUM ON RESILIENCE OF CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURES | LIZABETH STUCK FEATURED KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Lizabeth Stuck, Director of Workforce at MxD, will be a featured keynote speaker at the CIRI Symposium on Resilience of Critical Infrastructures as well as participating on a workforce panel. The Critical Infrastructure Resilience Institute (CIRI) at the University of...

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April 9, 2019MANUFACTURING, EVENTS, PRIVATE EVENT

NAM CYBERSECURITY EXECUTIVE FORUM

8:30am-3:30pm CT Program Overview: Discover what the Fourth Industrial Revolution means to your organization in terms of new threats and how to mitigate these risks. Explore the role of a corporate board in relation to cyber and fiduciary risk, and...

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Mar
2019

March 28, 2019MANUFACTURING, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

DMDII INFORMATION SESSION

DMDII invites you to take a staff-led tour of our facility and the Future Factory, our experiential manufacturing environment that demonstrates digital manufacturing technologies. This is also an opportunity to learn about the many benefits of membership – including access...

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March 21, 2019MANUFACTURING, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

MxD LAUNCH: EXPERT PANELS AND RECEPTION

Following the announcement of $10 million in 2019 and a five-year contract of up to $60 million from the U.S. Department of Defense, the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation Institute (DMDII) has rebranded as MxD: The Digital Manufacturing Institute. The...

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March 13, 2019EXTERNAL EVENT, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

BUILTWORLDS BUILDINGS 2.0 CONFERENCE

Join Builtworlds Buildings 2.0 and explore the opportunities of future buildings, and what needs to be done to bring our goals closer to reality. The features of Buildings 2.0 are incredible and promising, potentially improving the environment, the longevity of...

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March 6, 2019EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

LIZABETH STUCK, HEAD OF ENGAGEMENT AND WORKFORCE AT UI LABS, TO SPEAK AT LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

Lizabeth Stuck, Head of Engagement and Workforce here at UI LABS, has been invited to speak at the Forming Our Future Leadership Conference in San Antonio, TX March 6-9. Forming Our Future is the premier conference for manufacturing executives looking to...

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Feb
2019

February 25, 2019MANUFACTURING, MEMBERS-ONLY, EVENTS, PRIVATE EVENT

KEVIN MCDUNN, CPO AT DMDII, TO SPEAK AT THE WALL STREET JOURNAL 2019 CIO NETWORK

Kevin McDunn, Chief Product Officer at DMDII has been invited to speak at the annual Wall Street Journal CIO Network meeting in San Francisco February 25th - 26th. Kevin's talk will focus around IOT and is moderated by Rolfe Winkler, reporter...

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February 19, 2019MANUFACTURING, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

DMDII INFORMATION SESSION

DMDII invites you to take a staff-led tour of our facility and the Future Factory, our experiential manufacturing environment that demonstrates digital manufacturing technologies. This is also an opportunity to learn about the many benefits of membership – including access...

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February 4, 2019EXTERNAL EVENT, EVENTS

KEVIN MCDUNN, CHIEF PRODUCT OFFICER AT DMDII, TO SPEAK AT ARC INDUSTRY FORUM

Kevin McDunn, Chief Product Officer at DMDII, will be speaking at the 23rd annual ARC Industry Forum Orlando 2019, held February 4-7. The forum focuses on learning about how digitizing factories, cities, and infrastructure will benefit technology end-users and suppliers...

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Jan
2019

January 24, 2019MANUFACTURING, PUBLIC EVENT, EVENTS

DMDII INFORMATION SESSION

DMDII invites you to take a staff-led tour of our facility and the Future Factory, our experiential manufacturing environment that demonstrates digital manufacturing technologies. This is also an opportunity to learn about the many benefits of membership – including access...

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