October 28-29, 2020

Minneapolis, MN

Robots Are Coming — and Bringing Opportunity

If you're looking to shift toward more efficient, cost-effective manufacturing processes, you need to know robotics and automation. Companies and engineers who understand the latest processes and technology can outdo their competitors — and improve the bottom line. Minneapolis's exhibitors and educational sessions will show you the latest innovations in this fast-moving field.

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Did You Know That by 2025:

  • The global robotics market will grow by 25% per year.1
  • Investment in intelligent automation (artificial intelligence, machine learning, and robotic process automation) will reach $232 billion.2

Access robotics and automation's top players and exhibitors at the expo, take in expert-led education at free sessions throughout the show, and network with the leaders leaving an indelible mark in the industry.

Robotics and Automation Exhibitor Showcase

This is no ordinary trade show. In the expo hall and in educational sessions, you can see what's new with collaborative robots, robotic process automation, motion control, vision inspection, artificial intelligence, cyber security, electronics & test, materials and assembly, sensors, and machine learning.

Top names on the expo floor include:

MD&M Conference Highlights

Automation Challenges Slowing the Advance of IIoT in Manufacturing
Thursday, October 24 | 9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. | Quality & Manufacturing

Panel: Implementing Manufacturing Automation: Tips & Tools for Integrating Smart Manufacturing Technology
Thursday, October 24 | 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Quality & Manufacturing

Free Expo Education Highlights

Panel: The Brave New World of Robotics
Wednesday, October 23 | 12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Engineering HQ

Panel: Is Your Resume Better than a Robot's?
Thursday, October 24 | 12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. | Engineering HQ

Demonstration: Developing & Manufacturing a Surgical Robot: Partnership Strategies for Successful Launch
Thursday, October 24 | 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. | Medtech Central