CAMX Connection – June 21, 2018

The Spread of Spread Tow

Advancing from “lighter and thinner” to boosting strength, stiffness, impact resistance and productivity, spread tow unlocks new applications and markets. This story looks at how fibers are spread, who is supplying spread tow materials, the properties of the material and how it is being used. More.

Composites in the Age of Social Media

During the closing luncheon titled “It’s a Digital World” at CAMX 2017, a panel of industry experts and leaders discussed the benefits and opportunities of social media and digital outreach for all businesses operating in the composites manufacturing industry. Watch the session here. In the May-June 2018 issue of Composites Manufacturing Magazine, the panelists and other experts took a deeper look at this important tool and explored how social media success is possible for any company. Read the full article.

See the Best Composites Resources at CAMX 2018

Everything you need to know about the latest developments in composites technology — from the newest after-market products and materials advancements to award-winning presentations and education sessions, to unparalleled networking with thousands of industry professionals, CAMX brings it all together this October. Registration for CAMX 2018 is now open. Register now and save with CAMX’s early registration discounts. Rates increase after September 21.

Immerse Yourself in Industry Hot Topics

Monday, October 15 — CAMX offers in-depth tutorials the day before the show opens to give participants an opportunity to focus on composites-related technical topics. These sessions run for three hours and are the perfect start to your CAMX experience. Pre-Conference Tutorial topics for 2018 include thermoplastics technology, composites recycling, and more. Registration is required for these tutorials, and special discounts await anyone who registers before September 21.

2018 Innovation Park Feature: Connection Zone

Innovation Park delivers a new way to interact with composites professionals throughout CAMX. Each day, Innovation Park activates “zones” to provide easy, non-intimidating opportunities for learning, networking and industry inspiration/aspiration.

This month’s Innovation Park highlight: The Connection Zone
For a period of time every day, Innovation Park will transform into the Connection Zone — a place where attendees who share special interests come together. Topics for this year’s meet-ups include “Composites in Mexico,” “Women in Composites,” “3D Printing” and more. Hands-on activities and discussions will make meeting your peers fun and entertaining.

Connect with Customers – Exhibit

CAMX connects your company to composites manufacturers, fabricators, molders, distributors, specifiers, architects, end-users, educators, students and government/military developers. It’s an incredible opportunity to present your products, services or technology. Plus, this year CAMX is co-locating with Industrial Fabrics Association International, which means access to even more professionals. Exhibit space is still available. You can view the floor plan, or contact Lynn Ishman or Efren Pavon for more information.

Book Your Hotel Early for Discounted Rates

CAMX has negotiated discounted rates at partner hotels through September 17. These discounts are available through the official CAMX housing bureau — Conference Direct — and are accessible only through the CAMX website.

Beware: We won’t call you to solicit reservations or send out emails to solicit reservations. If you receive any solicitation calls or emails, please be aware that they may not always be from legitimate companies. If you reserve rooms through these non-approved vendors, you may be left without a hotel room.

Stay Connected and Share Your CAMX Experience

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.