Why Attend?

Why Attend

CAMX – the Composites and Advanced Materials Expo – is the largest, most comprehensive composites and advanced materials event in North America.

We Form The Future

Combined Strength. Unsurpassed Innovation

Exhibit Hall

Formed with the best Composite Solutions

CAMX is your best source for new solutions, technologies, and ideas you need for your current and future projects. CAMX makes it easy to watch live process demos, see materials and interactive displays on what may be possible in the future, and meet with hundreds of manufacturers, distributors, and suppliers.

Conference Programming

Think Beyond the Mold

CAMX has the most robust composites and advanced materials education program anywhere in the world. Learn skills, material developments, and processes from more than 100 sessions led by the experts. Gain insights at thorough technical paper presentations and education sessions, and discover best practices from lively panel discussions.

What to Expect

With thousands of attendees and hundreds of exhibitors from around the globe, CAMX delivers a unique experience and unrivaled opportunities to network with attendees from all backgrounds, roles, and market segments.

  • Cutting Edge Technology And Innovations
  • New Commercial And Industrial Applications
  • Key Developments And Trends
  • Live Manufacturing Demonstrations
  • 100+ Education Sessions
  • Networking, Exchange Of Ideas And Experiences
  • Priority On Safety With The Latest National And State Guidelines
 

Who Should Attend

CAMX attracts leading industry professionals, researchers, technicians, and business leaders. Manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, and professionals working in the following markets will benefit from the CAMX experience:

  • Aerospace
  • Architecture
  • Automotive
  • Bath
  • Construction
  • Consumer Goods
  • Electronics
  • Energy-Power Generation
  • Energy-Wind
  • Marine
  • Mass Transportation
  • Medical
  • Military/Govt. Applications
  • Pipe and Tank
  • Recreational Vehicles
  • Solid Surface Cast Polymer
  • Space
  • Sports Equipment
  • Swimming Pools

CAMX GENERAL SESSION

The CAMX General Session always includes a leading expert speaker who presents solutions to challenges facing the composites and materials industry. Learn first-hand about proven strategies that can help strengthen your business from industry experts.

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LIVE DEMONSTRATIONS

CAMX features a unique, three-day learning experience, with over 10 live demos on vacuum infusion, light resin transfer molding, and advanced processes producing real-life part. See, touch, feel, and learn from industry leaders...only at CAMX!

Good Day, CAMX!

Every year, CAMX puts together a panel of industry leaders to discuss current projects within the industry that are pushing boundaries and leading the way with new processes and technologies. You can hear how the latest innovations are changing the market and what that means for your business.

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How to Network in CAMX | A Virtual Experience

Networking in person is easy . . . you run into your contemporaries in the hallway, or you meet up for a cup of coffee, do a little business and move on. But how do you do that in a virtual event? Easy! Your registration form is the key to making networking intuitive and fun to use.

First, complete the full registration form when signing up for CAMX, including the demographic questions. CAMX has recruited a little “artificial intelligence” (AI) to help us all connect and network, and these questions help the AI-matchmaking system provide you with suggested sessions, exhibiting companies, and contacts you may be interested in once you log in to the CAMX Virtual platform.

Second, once you’ve registered, you can then log in and complete your networking profile. This step is also vital to a successful virtual networking experience. In addition to allowing your peers to learn more about you, it again provides our AI-powered networking system with more information to better match you with relevant contacts. So, provide as much detail as you can about yourself and what you are looking to do at CAMX. To create your profile, click on the Connect tile. View your profile in the upper right and make sure it is up to date: upload a headshot, enter your personal information summary or bio, and select keywords in your areas of interest. We recommend that you complete your profile as detailed as possible and go back whenever you need to update your networking information.

Lastly, relax and enjoy AI! This networking engine takes a few swipes or clicks to learn about your professional goals, but it is a self-learning system that will continually deliver more intelligent recommendations the more you engage with the platform. So, come back as often as you wish to fine-tune your profile and networking goals.

Business Features

A Global Composites Marketplace

Business partnerships are formed at CAMX. Industry leaders, corporations, researchers, engineering teams, OEMs, academia, distributors, manufacturers, and suppliers all come together at CAMX in a pro-business, pro-growth environment. This is the place to have critical face-to-face meetings and start conversations and partnerships that will form the future.

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Composites Weekly Podcast

Hosted by Jonathan Taylor, Composites Weekly is the leading news and information podcast for the composites & advanced materials industry. Listen to insightful interviews and commentary from leaders within the composites and advanced materials industry. Subscribe to the weekly podcast to stay up-to-date on the latest industry news and CAMX updates.

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Fun Facts


  • CAMX is recognized as one of the top trade shows held in the U.S., according to “Trade Show Executive.” The composites event brings in roughly 500 exhibitors and 6,000 attendees, with 2019 breaking the record at 521 exhibitors and 7,600 attendees.
  • CAMX 2023 will take place in Atlanta, Ga., U.S. at the Georgia World Congress Center from Oct. 30 – Nov. 2. CAMX 2024 will be at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, Calif., U.S. from Sept. 9-12.
  • CAMX was founded in 2014. Not even COVID could stop it! The show was held online, with a global audience in attendance. Event organizers are looking forward to the show’s 10-year anniversary celebration in 2024.
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Registering is Easy

CAMX has a variety of registration options designed to meet your needs. Registration is open until October 16, 2020. Browse the virtual exhibit hall, view on-demand content, access recorded featured sessions, and network until the virtual platform closes October 31, 2020.

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WHERE TO STAY

CAMX 2020 will take place on September 21-24, 2020 at the Orange County Convention Center in beautiful Orlando, FL. Orlando is your gateway to exhilarating sports, vibrant cultural experiences, world-renowned attractions, trend-setting shopping, world famous spas and beaches, acclaimed restaurants and breathtaking golf courses. Make your plans early to attend. Registration will open Spring 2020. Sign up for CAMX alerts to be notified when hotel and travel information is available.