Events Calendar

Events Calendar

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September 2019


48th Turbomachinery & 35th International Pump User Symposia (TPS)
September 10-12
George R. Brown Convention Center - Houston, TX

TPS is a vital industry event, offering a forum for the exchange of ideas between rotating equipment engineers and technicians worldwide. Now surpassing 47 years, TPS is known for its impact on turbomachinery, pump, oil & gas, petrochemical, power, aerospace, chemical and water industries through two pathways: the technical program and exhbition. Learn more.


October 2019


SMRP 27th Annual Conference
October 7-10
Kentucky International Convention Center - Louisville, KY

The SMRP 27th Annual Conference attracts over 1,200 maintenance, reliability and physical asset management professionals and practitioners across nearly every industry for four days of networking, education and certification. This year’s conference will take place in Louisville, KY, October 7 – 10, 2019, at the Kentucky International Convention Center. Join peers and thought leaders for unparalleled access to best practices, cutting edge technologies, top Louisville attractions, exclusive educational opportunities and face time with the best and brightest in maintenance and reliability.

10th Annual American Manufacturing Strategies Summit
October 21-22
Hyatt Regency Houston - Houston, TX

The 10th Annual American Manufacturing Strategies Summit has made Houston its new home, following Texas’ own manufacturing boom to find the industry where it’s at its most active. This year’s agenda covers:

  • Lean, Continuous Improvement & Operational Excellence
  • The Internet of Things, Automation & Digitalization
  • Leadership, Change Management, the Skills Gap & Workforce Development
  • Quality & Safety Management
  • Advanced Production Strategies, Asset Management & Plant Planning

Super Early Bird rates are available until May 3rd. Register today!


November 2019


2019 Machinery Lubrication Conference & Exhibition
November 2-6
Houston Marriott Westchase - Houston, Texas

Put Your Facility on the Path to Lubrication Excellence

The Machinery Lubrication Conference & Exhibition is more than just your ordinary conference; it’s a gathering of people driving change in the lubrication and oil analysis industry. From Nov. 4-6, join hundreds of global lubrication and oil analysis leaders who share your passion of lubrication excellence at the 2019 Machinery Lubrication Conference & Exhibition.

Spanning three days, Machinery Lubrication 2019 connects key lubrication and reliability professionals to gain and share knowledge, network with fellow professionals, exchange ideas and discover new products and services. The event also features more than 45 exhibitors showcasing their latest technologies, products and services. Cut through the clutter and get the solutions you need at Machinery Lubrication 2019.

Organizer Info: Noria Corporation (800) 597-5460 (918) 749-1400

Alicia Jones, Event Planner 918-749-1400, ext. 266

Collaborative Robots, Advanced Vision & AI ( Conference
November 12-13
Doubletree by Hilton San Jose | San Jose, California

At the Collaborative Robots, Advanced Vision & AI ( Conference, you will learn about these growing, dynamic technologies from experts in each field. You’ll connect with leading suppliers and integrators at the tabletop exhibition. And you’ll walk away with actionable insights to help advance your business.

Automation Fair 2019
November 20-21
McCormick Place | Chicago, Illinois

Automation Fair offers extensive knowledge and skill-building opportunities in just two days. With more than 150 exhibits and 400 hours of education opportunities, this event will allow you and your team to experience innovative technologies and trends, accelerate your expertise and skillset, and transform your business.


January 2020


Maintenance Management for Power Plants
January 21 - 23
Charlotte, NC

The main focus of the Maintenance Management for Power Plants Conference will revolve around exceeding productivity and performance during maintenance activities. Sessions will feature strategies for superior planning to increase overall efficiency. The event will also highlight and discuss topics such as workforce management, aging equipment, rightsizing maintenance, effectively managing forced outages and more!

Delegates at this event will be able to return to their plant with best practices and skills to apply to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of maintenance activities. The event will allow attendees to bring back innovative methods and strategies that may challenge the status quo. Attendees will increase their qualifications and skills in areas such as maintenance planning, asset management, workforce management and other areas of performing maintenance.


February 2020


Presenting the 24th Annual ARC Industry Forum Driving Digital Transformation in Industry and Cities
February 3 - 6
Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld | Orlando, Florida

The transformation is underway. Discover strategies and stories from the digital front lines, powered by ARC's research. Disruptive new technologies and methodologies have already gained a foothold in most organizations. Cloud, Machine Learning, Edge Computing, IoT, Cybersecurity Best Practices, Additive Manufacturing, Augmented Reality, DevOps, and more are enabling new business processes and obscuring traditional functional boundaries. OT, IT, and ET teams are growing their skills and capabilities and transforming real-time operations. Executives charged with driving transformation are seizing this moment to innovate and deliver real value.

How will disruptive technologies change existing products, plants, and cities? Can cybersecurity threats be overcome? How will machine learning, artificial intelligence, and open source solutions transform operations? How will a digitally-enhanced workforce stem the loss of tribal knowledge? How do connected products create opportunities in aftermarket services? What steps can organizations take to foster innovative thinking?

There are countless ways to conduct your digital transformation journey, many technologies and suppliers to evaluate, and endless choices to make along the way. Embedded systems, networks, software platforms, augmented reality, and machine learning may play a role as you begin to improve uptime, optimize operating performance, enhance service, and re-think business models.

Join us at the 24th Annual ARC Industry Forum in Orlando, Florida to learn more about how digitizing factories, cities, and infrastructure will benefit technology end users and suppliers alike. Discover what your peers and industry leaders are doing today and what steps they are taking in their respective journeys.


March 2020


March 9 - 12
Knoxville Convention Center | Knoxville, Tennessee

Join us at the 24th annual Maintenance and Reliability Conference. MARCON 2020 will be held March 9-12, 2020 in Knoxville, Tennessee.

This conference is unlike any other you will attend this year. You won’t just learn by sitting in workshops and presentations. MARCON is organized to allow the opportunity to collaborate one-on-one with the presenters, exhibitors and other attendees. Join us as companies share their best practices, and information on new and emerging technologies, methods and techniques in the area of Reliability and Maintenance Engineering and Management. This conference is a forum for all — practitioners, specialists, managers, educators, students, and even the new and uninitiated.

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