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Artificial Intelligence. Automation. Big Data. Extended Reality. IoT. Machine Learning. Predictive Analytics. Sensors. It's the world as we know it thanks to smart technology. Traditional manufacturing and the ever-evolving world of digital transformation meet head on.
Are your operations smart tech-savvy, or are the latest innovations leaving your facility in the dust?

Smart technology is revolutionizing the manufacturing industry. Kick off a new year with a smart start to smarter manufacturing. Featuring live demos and interactive exhibits from industry innovators, Smart Technology for Smarter Manufacturing will showcase next-level, intelligent solutions primed to automate and elevate your processes and production.

Artifical Intelligence Automation Big Data Extended Reality IoT Machine Learning Predictive Analytics Sensors

Join Us February 28!



**Agenda subject to change**
8:00 a.m.
Registration & Networking
9:00 a.m.
Welcome & Introductions
Ron Davis - President, Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association
Dr. Greg Harris - Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Advanced Manufacturing Systems (ICAMS), Auburn University
Larry Deutscher
- General Manager, Toyota Motor Manufacturing Alabama
9:15 a.m.
The State of Technology Adoption in Small & Medium-sized Manufacturers
Dr. Greg Harris - Director, Interdisciplinary Center for Advanced Manufacturing Systems (ICAMS), Auburn University
9:45 a.m.
Revving Up: Urban.IO's Roadmap to Automotive Data Insights
ADAMS Corp / Urban.IO Demo
presented by Nick Fiorini -  Director of Condition Monitoring
10:15 a.m.
Wrenches, Wires & Holograms
Kognitiv Spark Demo
presented by Ryan Groom - Co-Founder & CTO
10:45 a.m. 
Networking Break / Exhibits
11:15 a.m.
Apera AI 4D Vision for Robotic Automation
Air Hydro Power Demo
presented by Nick Hobbs - VP of Sales Apera AI / Scott Castleberry - AHP Sales Manager
11:45 a.m. 
Introduction to ASCTE
Bryan Martin -
Engineering Subject Matter Expert, Alabama School of Cyber Technology & Engineering
12:00 p.m.
Lunch & Networking
1:00 p.m.
Optimizing Supply Chain by Error Proofing Your Factory
Pico MES Demo presented by Torrence Williams - Partnerships Manager
1:30 p.m.
Tech Minute - Round 1
>> TrueAuto >>
Where is My Part? Next Generation Visibility for Automotive Supply Chain - presented by David Eyes - VP of Automotive Solutions
>> Surgere >>
Bringing Science to Your Supply Chain: Using IoT to Solve Manufacturing & Supply Chain Challenges presented by Michael Schwabe - Director, Market Intelligence
1:45 p.m.
Smart Solutions Using RFID
T&W Operations Demo
presented by Rick Head - President / Taylor Gleghorn - RFID Engineer
2:15 p.m.
Networking Break / Exhibits
2:45 p.m.
Easy Teach Robotics: Remote Training Room, Hand Guidance & Dimensional Adjustment
Q Point Robotic Solutions Demo
presented by Mark Battisti - Partner
3:15 p.m.
Efficiency Unleashed: Harnessing AI for Next-Generation Manufacturing Yard Management
Demo presented by Justin Newell - CEO

3:45 p.m.
Tech Minute - Round 2
>> Insequence >>
Revolutionizing Automotive Production: I4.0 Integration for Manufacturing Excellence & Efficiency presented by Tom Mitchell - President & COO / Karl Randolph - Accounts Manager NA
>> Adah International >> Who is David, the Autonomous Stock Taker in the High Bay Warehouse? presented by Jens Reichmann - CIO/CTO
4:00 p.m.
Closing Comments
Ron Davis - President, Alabama Automotive Manufacturers Association

Ready to Demo?

CALL FOR DEMOS! Do you have some smart tech to show off? A buzz-worthy innovation ready to take the manufacturing world by storm?

Eight companies will be selected to present a 30-minute demo. Interested? Check out the requirements at the link below. Deadline is JANUARY 31! Companies selected will be notified the first week of February.

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Automated Robot Carriers In Smart Distribution Warehouse. Generative AI

A Smart Start to Smarter Manufacturing


Network & Connect!

Attendee Registration

AAMA Members - $125

Non-Members - $150


Join Our Exhibit Hall!

Exhibit Registration

Tabletop exhibit includes:
*Two complimentary exhibitor attendees
*6' table with tablecloth & two chairs


Make an Impact!

Sponsorships At-a-Glance

Presenting Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Gold Sponsor

For more sponsorship details, download our packages at the link below!


Jackson Center

6001 Moquin Drive NW
Huntsville, Alabama 35806

Nearby Accommodations

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For more information, please contact:

Donna Thompson
General Event Inquiries

Lynsey Delane
Sponsor/Exhibitor/Registration Questions

Thank You To Our Sponsors!


Register today for Smart Technology for Smarter Manufacturing!
We look forward to seeing you February 28 in Huntsville, Alabama!

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