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Industry 4.0 Forum and ERP Shootout

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Tuesday, August 13 - Wednesday, August 14, 2024 | Cleveland, OH

MetalForming magazine and the Precision Metalforming Association are excited to host an informative forum on Industry 4.0 applications for metal formers and fabricators, and a tour of some of the industry’s leading ERP software systems.

Day one features presentations on Industry 4.0 applications and a networking reception with attendees, speakers and sponsors. Day two features shootout sessions that provide attendees with an in-depth software demonstration from four leading suppliers, and users will participate in lively group discussions designed to address any questions regarding software features and functionality. 

Topics to be covered:

  • AI That Makes Sense for Metal Formers
  • The Shopfloor Data You Need to Measure
  • ERP: Managing Change
  • Tips for ERP Vendor Selection
  • Planning the Next ERP Implementation Project

Who Should Attend?
The event is designed for executives, engineers and IT professionals working in small to midsized manufacturing companies.

What Have Past Attendees Have to Say
“I would definitely recommend this event to others, especially if you are looking to buy an ERP system within the next 6 months.”

“It was great having all of the sponsors involved in manufacturing software in one place. You are able to go around and ask questions to all of the companies and determine which software is right for your company.”

The event will take place at PMA's HQ in Independence, OH.

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Eric Kimberling

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CEO and Founder, Third Stage Consulting Group

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Registration Info

The meeting will take place at PMA’s HQ—6363 Oak Tree Blvd., Independence, OH 44131.

By registering for this event, you agree that your contact information could be shared with our valued event partners and sponsors.

March 12 - July 12

Non-Member: $319 per person

PMA Member: $164 per person

July 13 - July 30

Non-Member: $439 per person

PMA Member: $219 per person

July 31 - August 13

Non-Member: $494 per person

PMA Member: $264 per person

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The registration process is completed on ebusiness.pma.org

Holiday Inn Cleveland-S Independence, an IHG Hotel

6001 Rockside Rd. | Independence, OH 44131 | 216-524-8050

Information about the discounted group rate and booking link will be available shortly.

All meeting presentations and the networking reception will take place at PMA’s HQ in Independence.

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Please contact Ali Miller at amiller@pma.org or 216-901-8800 with any conference registration questions.