CAMX Connection – October 18, 2017

Lightweighting speed into CNC machining

Many composite parts must be trimmed, machined or finished in some way. One American CNC manufacturer has discovered the advantages of using composites to make the machine faster, more stable, more responsive and more accurate. More.

CAMX Delivers in December

Registration for CAMX 2017 is open. Make plans today to attend North America’s premier industry conference and expo. CAMX 2017 will continue to have what you have come to expect at CAMX—plenty of networking, a timely and full conference program, and of course, a large exhibit hall with industry leaders and newcomers. CAMX thanks the majority of our speakers and exhibitors who are joining us in December! Visit the CAMX website to see the list of exhibitors, full conference program and schedule of networking and other activities. Join thousands of industry professionals, manufacturers, suppliers, researchers, engineers and end-users in Orlando, FL, on December 11 – 14, 2017. We look forward to seeing you there! Register today!

Already Registered for CAMX? Here’s What to Do

If you’re already registered for CAMX, you have already received an email regarding your registration Use the link in the email to confirm your attendance plans. If you are unable to attend due to the new dates and you inform us, CAMX will refund your registration; however, we need to hear from you. Please respond to the email as soon as you are able. Please also be sure to make new housing reservations for CAMX! For all other questions, please email

Detailed Conference Program Available

Checkout the new CAMX 2017 schedule. CAMX delivers the most robust conference program in the industry. The majority of the speakers scheduled for September confirmed they will be at CAMX 2017 in December, so you miss out on gaining any knowledge in December! Invest in your professional development by selecting a Premium or Full Conference registration to have full access to all the programming, or choose the Show Sampler registration for access to four sessions. Review the detailed Conference Program schedule to see speakers and times and register today!

CAMX Housing Reopens – Book Early!

CAMX Housing is open! Updated discounted rates and booking details are available online. EVERYONE needs to reserve your housing, even if you had reservations for September.
Reserve housing by Nov. 17, 2017 for the best selection and rates. Shuttle bus service is offered for hotels outside of walking distance. To make your reservation, visit or call Conference Direct, the only approved CAMX Housing Bureau, at US TOLL-FREE: 888-557-0824 or INTERNATIONAL: +1 801-512-2547. For general housing assistance, please contact ConferenceDirect by email.

CAMX Live! General Session: Meet Disruptive Innovators

Disruptive innovation – a term generally associated with the creation of new markets or disruptions in existing markets by displacing market leaders – is the central theme of the CAMX General Session – CAMX Live! This year, CAMX Live! features three individuals who have helped change the way the world looks at composites through their incredible industry achievements. CAMX Live! Presenters include Boom Technology Aerostructures Engineer Kerry Manning, Composites Building Structures President/CEO James Antonic, and Oracle Team USA Designer Kurt Jordan will be speaking. Be sure to arrive in time to attend this session – open to ALL attendees and exhibitors. The General Session is on Tuesday, December 12, 10:00 am – 11:00 am. Learn more and register today!

Take a Walk in Innovation Park

Nestled in the center of the expansive CAMX Exhibit Hall, Innovation Park is a hub showcasing innovation, networking, and collaboration. Innovation Park at CAMX offers more than exhibitors and education. Attendees can network, share and learn around the interests and topics that matter to you, as well as explore new innovations and ideas from startups, first-time exhibitors, and industry leaders and consultants. Learn more and register today.

Stay Connected and Up-to-Date

Join the CAMX social media communities to receive updates on speakers, exhibiting companies, session topics, product displays and demonstrations, as well as technology and innovation. Plus, watch videos, crowdsource your questions, and network with fellow attendees. Share the excitement early, tell others about what innovations you’re most interested in seeing at CAMX…it’s your CAMX experience! Share it! Use the hashtag #CAMX17 on your posts.