Tag Archives: conventions

Hacklogged

Def Con security convention tests cybersecurity If you’re worried about the increasing dangers of hacking, this event wasn’t for you. An 11-year old boy hacked into an imitation voting system in Florida, the latest empirical evidence of the dangers of cybersecurity. In Florida, a state with specific experience in the frailty of ballot structure, a […]

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CWIEME Exhibitors

2018 coil winding expo coming up, October 2-4 in Chicago The CWIEME Chicago exhibitor list is up! The coil industry’s premier event will take place October 2-4 at Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, Ill., just outside of Chicago, this year. Exhibit hall hours are 10-5 on the first two days, and 10-3 on […]

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Alerts For This Year

A look at the opening two months of 2017 in trade shows 2017 is here.  Popular sentiment suggests that plenty of Americans were yearning to see that last digit change. 2016 was, if nothing else, all over the place. It’s not fair to say it was brutal for everyone. But it was most certainly eventful. So for people looking to […]

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Hannover Messe 2016

World’s biggest manufacturing conference continues this week It’s the World Cup of manufacturing. Hannover Messe is underway this week; still in progress as we speak through April 29. For a plethora of industries, this is a grand occasion every year. 2016 also happens to be the convention’s 70th annual event. And there is no shortage of headlines: this year’s conference […]

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Exhibition Games

Star Wars creator’s proposed museum jeopardizes trade shows like IMTS The home of some of the world’s most important trade shows could be facing a partial demolition that would affect future contracts, including the manufacturing industry. Chicago’s McCormick Place has been home to trade shows and conventions since it opened in 1960. Currently, the International Manufacturing […]

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