Special Events

2019 Special Events

Don't miss the special events scheduled for yaboios下载FABTECH,November 11-14 in Chicago.While at the show,计划参加主题演讲,expert panel discussions,and networking events including yaboios下载FABTECH Industry Night!

星期一,November 11



FABx Tech Talks

In honor of Veterans Day,this year's FABx will feature a powerful lineup of visionary veterans who have served in the military.These are heroes with incredible stories who have gone on to excel in leadership,业务,先进的制造业和劳动力开发。Drawing on their unique experiences,演讲者将通过他们关注动机的前线故事吸引和激励听众,team building,innovation and how to achieve excellence in the business battlefield.

Featured Speaker:


Featured speaker乍得亨宁斯;through a 9-year NFL career and 3 Super Bowl Championships,45 successful combat missions with the Air Force,and as one of the most decorated college football players in NCAA history,represents the philosophy that he lives by—that excellence is not a destination,but an identity.

Other confirmed speakers:

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Hernán Luis y Prado,Founder and President of Workshops for Warriors

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Jason T.Ray,Co-Founder & CEO at Paperless Parts,Inc.


Michael Walton,行业解决方案主管(制造)微软


下午12:30 - 1:30

Advanced Manufacturing Panel

Advanced manufacturing is transforming the economy and jobs,利用尖端技术和新的制造工艺加速创新。了解企业如何利用先进的“尖端”技术保持制造业的领先地位。Listen to our panel of experts to hear how other organizations are using advanced manufacturing for technology adoption in both products and processes.小组讨论将强调使用该技术保持竞争力并为组织增加价值的能力。

星期二,November 12


8:30 - 10:00 AM

Cybersecurity Expert,Bestselling Author & Subject of "Catch Me If You Can"

Renowned international cybersecurity and fraud-prevention expert Frank Abagnale—known as one of the world's most famous con men—will present a two-part keynote.During the first part of his speech,appropriately titled "Catch Me If You Can",Abagnale will provide entertaining insight into his life as the notorious imposter of the 1960s.He will then instruct attendees on how to protect themselves and their businesses from fraud during the second part titled the "Art of the Steal“。Audiences will experience an emotional roller coaster ride as Abagnale takes them on a hilarious and poignant journey of his time as a criminal being pursued and speaks of his personal transformation.


Wednesday,November 13

Women of yaboios下载FABTECH Breakfast

8:00 - 10:00 AM

Join us for a networking breakfast celebrating the importance of women in the manufacturing sector.  This event aims to foster relationships and dialogue between supporters and practitioners in the field.Includes a continental breakfast.



8:30 - 9:30 AM

Grant Imahara
Former Host on Discovery's Mythbusters & Animatronics Engineering Expert

在舞台上,Grant provides a behind-the-scenes look at his work on various sets and productions while also touching on the importance of advancing the engineering/manufacturing industry.This animatronics engineer and Industrial Light & Magic alum (Matrix sequels,A.I.,Galaxy Quest,终结者3,Van Helsing,and Star Wars: Episodes 1-3) brings audiences inside the thrilling world of science and entertainment as only the former host of Discovery Channel's "Mythbusters" can and shares his experiences in science,which includes a current consulting role for Walt Disney Imagineering,在那里他研究下一代机器人去迪斯尼主题公园。He has been on the cover ofROBOT Magazine,IEEE Spectrum,and制作杂志.Grant's additional skill set includes electronics design and fabrication,machining,CAD layout,激光切割,模具制造,加工。