Amerimold 2019: Are You Ready?
Amerimold 2019 is just days away, so let’s recap what’s in store for everyone attending the Event for Mold Manufacturing this June 12-13 in Rosemont, IL.
Well, it’s that time of year again — Amerimold 2019 is here! For those who have been keeping up with us here at MoldMaking Technology magazine as we eagerly counted down the days, you have probably seen all the wonderful, exciting things this year’s show has to offer. Make sure you’re registered for what is sure to be an amazing event. For those who don’t know (or would like a reminder), let’s recap what’s in store for everyone attending the Event for Mold Manufacturing, June 12-13 in Rosemont, IL.
Are You Ready for the Education?
There’s so much going on this year on all you could ever want to know on latest trends and technologies. Build your show schedule around what you interests you among the many educational opportunities offered:
This Amerimold, you have the chance to attend not one or two, but three workshops. There’s the Additive Manufacturing Workshop for Plastics, the Medical Injection Molding Workshop and Developing Talent from Within, which gives an inside look at Westminster Tool’s talent development system.
Make plans to catch our free sessions in the Tech Talk Theater, which will feature presentations or panel discussions on cutting edge technical information around the idea of “What You Should Know”. Take an in-depth look at some of these sessions below:
What You Should Know About...
- Additive Manufacturing for Conformal Cooling
- Getting Venting Right
- The Skilled Workforce Crisis
- Improving Your Third-Party Mold Maintenance
- A Mold Builder’s Role in IMD Work
- Public Policy
Join us Thursday, June 13, in the Tech Talk Theater for the first ever closing Keynote Address, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm. Keynote speaker Dr. Gerald T. Grant has been involved with additive manufacturing for more than 20 years and will offer an insightful and informed sneak peak into how innovations in additive manufacturing are directly impacting patient care.
Are You Ready for the Exhibits?
This year’s event delivers a wide range of exhibitors from across the globe. Check out the leading suppliers of machine tools, mold components, materials, tooling, workholding and more who have taken advantage of the business development opportunities at Amerimold.
Exhibiting at Amerimold? Make sure to take some time and go over some tips to make the most of your experiences before, during and after the show:
- Tools to Promote Your Company Ahead of the Show
- Map Your Show to Maximize Your Time
- Get Your Booth Bling On
- Winning Booth Etiquette
- Attendee Advantages Beyond the Obvious
- More Than Buying and Selling
- Strategies to Help Strike Up A Conversation
- Tips for Effective Follow-through After Amerimold
Products and Services
For a sneak peek at some highlighted products coming to this year’s event, look through our Amerimold Product Showcases:
Brand new to Amerimold this year is our Sourcing Fair live on the show floor. Representatives from Otter Products, Scholle and Toyota will be at the show to look for new partners. Be prepared to present your company to these OEMs looking to bring their manufacturing jobs back to North America.
Are You Ready for the Networking?
And, of course, everyone’s favorite part of any moldmaking event is to see old friends and to make new ones across the industry community. Here are some events at the show where you can connect with builders, buyers and suppliers:
Amerimold Happy Hour
Unwind, enjoy a cocktail and talk shop with the rest of the exciting list of attendees at moldmaking's greatest event. Our friends at Matsuura will sponsor the event, and it will run from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm on Wednesday, June 12. Just follow the signs to Matsuura's booth (#411) when the time comes!
30 Under 30 happy Hour
Young moldmaking professionals who wish to meet with more of their peers can feel free to stop by the MoldMaking Technology booth (#314) to attend our 30-Under-30 Happy Hour, Wednesday, June 12 at 4:30 pm. This brand new event that celebrates the next generation of moldmaking professionals will allow the young, talented workforce shaping the industry to meet each other, network and gain experience from those working alongside them at shops across the country.
Sponsored by Progressive Components, our networking reception offers attendees and exhibitors a chance to get to know each other in a fun, interactive environment. Since it’s Amerimold’s 20-year anniversary, the theme is Roaring 20’s!
Leadtime Leader Award Winner
X-Cell Tool and Mold Inc. is our 2019 Leadtime Leader Award Winner! Stop by Booth #216 and offer them congratulations, then be sure to come to the Award Presentation Wednesday, June 12 at 5:00 pm as MoldMaking Technology magazine and Progressive Components honor their accomplishments in tool and mold manufacturing.
Are You Ready for Amerimold 2019?
Hopefully, the answer to that question is a big, resounding YES. After seeing what all Amerimold has to offer in Rosemont, IL, this June 12-13, remember to make sure you register to attend. The MoldMaking Technology team will see you there!