CAMX Connection – July 22, 2019

Natural fiber composites: What’s holding them back?

Natural fiber reinforcements have been available for some time, but factors such as compatibility with current processes and geographic availability continue to limit widespread use. Read more.

Register for CAMX Before Rates Increase Next Month!

Get your free CAMX Exhibit Hall pass today for access to see and touch materials firsthand, watch process demos, see interactive displays on what may be possible in the future, or meet with 550+ exhibiting companies representing more than 800 brands. Browse current exhibitors here. Back by popular demand, this year’s CAMX features the Composites Highlights Education Track with free sessions included with the Exhibit Hall Pass. The detailed conference program is available online now with hundreds of sessions and presentations. Browse now and register before rates increase after August 23. Learn more.

Housing Alert!

Please be aware that Conference Direct is the ONLY CAMX housing provider and the ONLY authorized hotel reservations contact. Companies other than the official CAMX housing provider may contact you indicating that they are affiliated with CAMX, ACMA, or SAMPE, and claim to offer hotels at “reduced rates.” These companies are not affiliated in any way with CAMX, and it’s strongly recommended that you DO NOT use their services. If you are contacted by one of these companies, please let us know at Reserve and browse hotels.

Manufacturing Spotlight at CAMX: Thermoplastics Composites

With so much interest in Thermoplastics, Additive Manufacturing and Composites Manufacturing, CAMX 2019 offers interactive and live demonstrations to keep you abreast of all the latest developments. CAMX will feature an interactive floor display on how thermoplastics composites are shaping the future. Plus, seven manufacturers will be presenting their innovative thermoplastic solutions, and 20+ conference sessions will cover topics related to thermoplastics. Learn more.

Calling All Young Professionals Ages 24-35!

Introduce yourself and connect with industry peers, build your network with like-minded colleagues and gain insights to help navigate the industry at CAMX’s annual Young Professionals Meet Up—an informal networking event taking place at CAMX on Wednesday, September 25 from 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm. Get advice from established industry professionals, mentors and academicians handling all aspects of composites and advanced materials in one all-encompassing event. Plus, gain industry recognition in the CAMX 2019 Poster Session, get access to exclusive career opportunities at the official CAMX Job Board housed in the Exhibit Hall and more! Learn more.

Educate Your Non-Technical Staff at CAMX

With over 550+ exhibitors, hands-on live demonstrations and manufacturing spotlights, free basic Composites education sessions, and thousands of opportunities to network and learn with industry professionals from around the world, CAMX is the perfect education event for non-technical staff who need to learn about the processes, applications and technology that impact your company’s bottom line. Send your human resource, marketing/sales, administrative and other non-technical staff to CAMX to learn about the composites industry and increase their knowledge and skill set. Free Exhibit Hall passes include the session, Composites 101 & 102, and unlimited access to the Exhibit Hall. Register your team today – Rates increase after August 23! Register now.

Additive Manufacturing Conference at CAMX

On September 25th, 2019 from 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm, CompositesWorld and Additive Manufacturing Media will host a half-day seminar designed to help you understand the current state of the art in continuous fiber and large-format additive manufacturing, while providing a glimpse into where and how these technologies are evolving to meet the needs of high-performance parts and structures. Presentations will cover AM resins, fiber types and formats, and finishing technologies. Learn more.

Exhibit Space is Selling Fast

Exhibit space is still available at CAMX but is selling fast. Showcase your company’s cutting-edge applications, materials, technology and industry best-practices at the largest industry event in North America. Exhibit space includes a lot more than just space – all exhibitors also receive complimentary access to private meeting room space on the show floor, one show sampler registration, marketing materials, and support, and more. View the 2019 Exhibitor Prospectus and reserve your booth space today. Reserve booth space.

Make a BIG Impression at CAMX 2019

Make a BIG impression among 8,000+ industry professionals and leaders coming to Anaheim for CAMX. CAMX’s customizable sponsorship opportunities are designed to reflect the personality and style of your brand. Sponsorships drive additional traffic to your booth, promote engagement and sales before, during, and after the show, and are tailored to meet any investment level and company goal. Advertisement in the Onsite Guide, Show Daily and on the CAMX website are also available. Learn more.