|Start Date||20th March, 2018 (Tuesday) 02.47 PM|
|End Date||22nd March, 2018 (Thursday) 02.47 PM|
|Venu||Toronto Congress Centre|
North America's largest metal forming and fabricating event debuted in Cleveland, Ohio in 1981. Over time, to meet industry demand and with the support of satisfied exhibitors and show visitors, FABTECH expanded to include the AWS Welding Show in 2005 and the METALFORM trade show in 2008. In 2009, the Chemical Coaters Association, International joined to sponsor the Finishing Pavilion and Conference. Since its beginning, FABTECH has grown from a regional trade show serving a few hundred attending companies, to North America’s most authoritative event for metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing. FABTECH's origin and continued strength are formed by the partnership of leading industry associations. Cosponsors include the Fabricators and Manufacturers Association, International, Rockford, Ill, SME, Dearborn, Mich., the American Welding Society, Miami, Fl., The Precision Metalforming Association, Independence, Ohio and the Chemical Coaters Association, International, Taylor Mill, KY. Together, FMA, SME, AWS, PMA and CCAI wield technical expertise and industry insight unmatched among associations in the manufacturing sector. FABTECH’s mission is to bring buyers and sellers together in a convenient venue that facilitates business relationships, networking, education, and the buying process. The event features world-class exhibits of the latest technologies and innovations in equipment, products and services plus extensive industry-targeted education. Today, while the audiences have significantly grown and the technologies displayed on the show floor have evolved, FABTECH continues to be at the forefront of serving forming and fabricating industries. FABTECH exhibitors are leading original equipment manufacturers and importers of key manufacturing technologies including metal forming & fabricating, tube & pipe, welding and finishing processes. Annually, FABTECH exhibitors introduce hundreds of new products on the exposition floor. Among the specialized products being displayed are: arc welding, assembly, bending & forming, brazing & soldering, business services, coil processing, cutting, fastening & joining, finishing/paint & powder coating, finishing/plating, gases & gas equipment, hydroforming, inspection & testing, job shop/contract mfg., lasers, lubrication, maintenance & repair, material handling, metal suppliers, plate & structural fabricating, press brakes, punching, resistance welding, robotics, roll forming, safety & environmental, saws, software, machine controls, stamping, thermal spraying, tool & die, tooling, tube & pipe fabricating or welding and tube & pipe producing, welding consumables, and welding machines. FABTECH serves the smallest job shops looking for a competitive edge to the largest Fortune 500 manufacturer seeking innovative solutions to complex problems. High-level company executives, manufacturing and engineering professionals and business owners from major industries, including aerospace, agriculture, appliance, automotive OEMs and their suppliers, construction, heavy equipment, military and defense, mining and utilities, recreational equipment, and non-automotive transportation, attend FABTECH to discover new technologies and source products to improve their business. Cutting-edge educational sessions, informative keynote speeches and other special events keep show visitors returning to FABTECH every year.
Since 1981, the FABTECH brand has grown from a regional trade show to North America’s most authoritative event for metal forming, fabricating, welding and finishing.
“In 2012, FABTECH expanded to support Canadian Manufacturers, because serving this industry across all of North America is important to us, and to our economy.”
We are proud to once again bring FABTECH Canada back to Toronto to serve the needs of the industry in 2018 at the Toronto Congress Centre.
If your company provides services that increase performance, efficiency and/or profitability for manufacturers, FABTECH Canada is for YOU.
Get the Lead on Leads
77% of FABTECH Canada 2016 attendees had buying influence for their company. With expected attendance in excess of 6,000, FABTECH Canada 2018 will generate the leads you need to succeed.
Top reasons FABTECH Canada attendees visit are to see/evaluate new products and technologies, and to find new suppliers. Gain new business with influential buyers from across Canada’s manufacturing industries.