2017 Best Choice Events Schedule

2017 Best Choice Events Schedule

March 2017

Bystronic announces Best Choice Events schedule for 2017.

Bystronic Inc. is pleased to announce their Best Choice Events schedule for 2017 -- a comprehensive look at the new and innovative machine, automaton and software technologies that are driving fabrication companies to new levels of productivity, profitability and success. New machine innovations along with satisfying the pull and push demand from Fiber lasers, are propelling manufacturers to new high performance manufacturing capabilities.

Topics to be addressed include:

  • Overview of fiber technology and Fibernomics 
  • The keys to remaining competitive 
  • New directions in laser performance to 10kW 
  • Software and the reality of Industry 4.0 
  • Keeping pace with high performance lasers 
  • Economic justification of high performance manufacturing

Past Best Choice Events Schedule

Birmingham, AL  - April 6, 2017

Date and Time:

Thursday, April 6th, 2017   10:00 AM - 2:00 PM 

Location:

Fairfield Inn & Suites – Birmingham Fultondale / I-65 
1795 Morris Avenue 
Fultondale, AL 35068

Hosted by:

Jordan Peterson, On Point Solutions 
and Chad Jackson, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

By Thursday, March 30th
Email:   Jordan Peterson   Or call:  920-207-9209
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Phoenix, AZ - April 12, 2017

Date and Time:

Wednesday, April 12, 2017    10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Location:

Rodehouse Restaurant    
2425 S 24th Street     
Phoenix, AZ, 85034

Hosted by:

Kirk Mcdowell, ACC Machinery
and Dominic Rickard, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing  
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM 
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided. 

Customer Tour:

1:30  PM - 3:00 PM     
K-Zell Metals     
1725 East Broadway Road    
Phoenix, AZ 85040

RSVP:

By Wednesday, April 5th
Email: Kirk Mcdowell   Or call:   602-258-7330 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Wausau, WI - April 20, 2017

Date and Time:

Thursday, April 20th, 2017   10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Location:

Westwood Conference Center Wausau 
1800 Westwood Center Boulevard 
Wausau, WI 54401-2888

Hosted by:

Brad Peterson, On Point Solutions
and John Fresonke, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:   
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing     
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM   
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided.   

RSVP:

By Thursday, April 13th 
Email: Brad Peterson   Or call:   920-207-1370 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Waukesha, WI - April 27, 2017

Date and Time:

Thursday, April 27th, 2017   10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Location:

Holiday Inn
N14 Tower Place, # W24140
Pewaukee, WI 53072

Hosted by:

Brad Peterson, On Point Solutions 
and John Fresonk, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:   
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM    
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided.    

RSVP:

By Thursday, April 20th 
Email: Brad Peterson   Or call:   920-207-1370 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Dayton, OH - May 9, 2017

Date and Time:

Tuesday, May 9th, 2017   3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Location:

Dayton Dragons Baseball     
Fifth Third Field, Suite 9     
220 N. Patterson Boulevard     
Dayton, OH 45402

Hosted by:

Jerry Minnich, Bystronic Inc.   
and Bob Berkshire, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:   
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing        
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM    
Complimentary refreshments and dinner will be provided.    

Post Event:

6:00 PM until end of game        
Dayton Dragons Baseball Game    
Fifth Third Field, Suite 9     
220 N. Patterson Boulevard     
Dayton, OH 45402

RSVP:

By Tuesday, May 2nd 
Email: Jerry Minnich   Or call:   937-581-2180 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Nashville, TN - May 10, 2017

Date and Time:

Wednesday, May 10th, 2017   10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Location:

Four Points by Sheraton - Nashville Brentwood        
760 Old Hickory Boulevard     
Brentwood, TN 37027

Hosted by:

Jordan Peterson, On-Point Solutions     
and Chad Jackson, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:   
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing        
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided.    

RSVP:

By Wednesday, May 3rd 
Email: Jordan Peterson   Or call:   920-207-9209 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Arlington, TX - May 12, 2017

Date and Time:

Friday, May 12th, 2017    4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Location:

Texas Rangers Stadium     
South East Corner of Stadium     
1000 Ballpark Way #400     
Arlington, TX 76011

Hosted by:

Brian Warburton, Bystronic Inc.    
and Chad Jackson, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:   
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing        
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM    
Complimentary refreshments and dinner will be provided.    

Post Event:

7:00 PM until end of game 
Texas Rangers v. Oakland Athletics Baseball Game     
1000 Ballpark Way #400     
Arlington, TX 76011

RSVP:

By Friday, May 5th 
Email: Brian Warburton   Or call:   817-223-2790 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Elgin, IL - May 17, 2017

Date and Time:

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017    9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Location:

Bystronic Showroom     
200 Airport Road     
Elgin, IL 60123

Hosted by:

Mark Johnson, Fabrication Solutions
and Bob Berkshire, Bystronic Inc.

Demonstrations:

9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
NEW! ByStar Fiber 10kW laser cutting machine
NEW! Xpert Tool Changer press brake    

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success: 
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM 
Complimentary refreshments will be provided.

Lunch:

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM 
Complimentary lunch will be provided.

Demonstrations:

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
NEW! ByStar Fiber 10kW laser cutting machine 
NEW! Xpert Tool Changer press brake  

RSVP:

By Wednesday, May 10th 
Email: Mark Johnson   Or call:   847-226-7027 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Tulsa, OK - May 18, 2017

Date and Time:

Thursday, May 18th, 2017    11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Location:

Xtreme Racing and Entertainment     
708 W Kenosha Street     
Broken Arrow, OK 74012

Hosted by:

Shawn Lasswell, Bystronic Inc.    
and Chad Jackson, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success: 
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM 
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided.    

RSVP:

By Thursday, May 11th 
Email: Shawn Lasswell   Or call:   417-230-9680 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Houston, TX - May 19, 2017

Date and Time:

Friday, May 19th, 2017    4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Location:

Sunshine Room on the 3rd floor of Union Station
at Minute Maid Park     
501 Crawford Street     
Houston, TX 77002

Hosted by:

Gustavo Lozada, Bystronic Inc.   
and Chad Jackson, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM    

Post Event:

7:00 PM until end of game     
Houston Astros v. Cleveland Indians Baseball Game     
501 Crawford Street     
Houston, TX 77002 
Complimentary food and drink voucher provided for game.   

RSVP:

By Friday, May 12th 
Email: Gustavo Lozada   Or call:   281-910-0005 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Sterling Heights, MI - May 25, 2017 

Date and Time:

Thursday, May 25th, 2017    3:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Location:

Hampton Inn        
36400 Van Dyke     
Sterling Heights, MI 48312

Hosted by:

Gary Stevenson, GTO Machinery
and Bob Berkshire, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success: 
 The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
3:00 PM – 6:00 PM   
Complimentary refreshments and dinner will be provided.    

RSVP:

By Thursday, May 18th 
Call Gary Stevenson at 330-464-3399 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Omaha, NE - June 20, 2017

Date and Time:

Tuesday, June 20, 2017    9:15 AM – 12:30 PM

Location:

Bass Pro Shop     
2901 Bass Pro Drive, Council Bluffs, IA 51501     

Attendees, please enter door marked “Exit” as the event takes place before official store hours.

Hosted by:

Matt Meade, Bystronic Inc.   
and John Fresonke, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
9:15 AM – 12:30 PM   
Complimentary refreshments and BBQ lunch will be provided.    

Post Event*:

2:00 PM until end of game     
College World Series Baseball Game     
TD Ameritrade Park     
1200 Mike Fahey Street     
Omaha, NE 68102 Baseball Game 
*Seating for the game is limited to the first 25 registrants

RSVP:

By Tuesday, June 13th 
Email: Matt Meade   Or call:   816-808-4547 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Lockport, NY - June 21, 2017

Date and Time:

Wednesday, June 21, 2017    5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location:

Spring Lake Winery     
7373 Rochester Road     
Lockport, NY 14094

Hosted by:

Kevin Lonie, Bystronic Inc.    
and Bob Berkshire, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM   
Complimentary refreshments and dinner will be provided.    

Post Event:

7:00 PM - 9:00 PM     
Spring Lake Winery Catered Dinner     
7373 Rochester Road     
Lockport, NY 14094

RSVP:

By Wednesday, June 14th 
Email: Kevin Lonie   Or call:   603-410-7254 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Pittsburgh, PA - June 27, 2017 

Date and Time:

Tuesday, June 27, 2017    12:00 PM – 4:00 PM 

Location:

Doubletree by Hilton Pittsburgh-Monroeville Convention Center     
101 Mall Boulevard     
Monroeville, PA 15146

Hosted by:

Justin Oslosky, Bystronic Inc.  
and Bob Berkshire, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
12:00 PM – 4:00 PM    
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided.    

Post Event:

7:00 PM - End of game     
Pittsburgh Pirates vs Tampa Bay Rays Baseball Game     
PNC Park, 115 Federal Street    
Pittsburgh, PA 15212

RSVP:

By Tuesday, June 20th 
Call Justin Oslosky at 412-889-4894 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Lakewood, WA - July 12, 2017

Date and Time:

Wednesday, July 12, 2017    10:00 AM – 3:00 PM 

Location:

Holiday Inn Express 
11751 Pacific Highway SW 
Lakewood, WA 98499

Hosted by:

Jennifer Lowrey, Bystronic Inc.
and Dominic Rickard, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
10:00 PM – 1:30 PM    
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided.    

Customer Tour:

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM 
Baxter Manufacturing 
19220 WA-162 
Orting, WA 98360

RSVP:

By Wednesday, July 5th 
Email: Jennifer Lowrey   Or call:   360-510-9145 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Marne, MI - July 18, 2017

Date and Time:

Tuesday, July 18, 2017    9:00 AM – 1:00 PM 

Location:

DeWys Manufacturing     
15300 8th Avenue     
Marne, MI 49435

Hosted by:

Jon Kirk, Bystronic Inc.  
and Bob Berkshire, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
9:00 AM – 1:00 PM    
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided.    

Machine Demonstration:

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM     
See New Mobile Bending Cell!

Mobile Bending Cell

RSVP:

By Tuesday, July 11th 
Email: Jon Kirk   Or call:   317-698-5691 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Dodge Center, MN - July 25 & 26, 2017

Date and Time:

Tuesday, July 25, 2017    9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
and
Wednesday, July 26, 2017   9:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Location:

SOMINN Machinery    
210 S. Street SE 
Dodge Center, MN 55927

Hosted by:

JJ Francis, SOMINN Machinery 
and John Fresonke, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing     
Two Daily:  10:00 AM or 2:00 PM  
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided.    

Press Brake Demos:

SOMINN Machinery 
9:00 AM – 3:00 PM on Tuesday     
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM on Wednesday

RSVP:

By Tuesday, July 18th 
Email: JJ Francis   Or call:   651-485-3333
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

St. Louis, MO - July 27, 2017

Date and Time:

Thursday, July 27, 2017    3:00 PM – 5:00 PM 

Location:

Ballpark Hilton Hotel     
1 South Broadway 
St. Louis, MO 63102

Hosted by:

Jerry Taylor, Bystronic Inc. 
and Chad Jackson, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM   
Complimentary refreshments and dinner will be provided.    

Post Event:

6:00 PM - End of game     
St. Louis Cardinals vs Arizona Diamondbacks Baseball Game     
Busch Memorial Stadium     
700 Clark Ave
St. Louis, MO 63102

RSVP:

By Thursday, July 20th 
Email: Jerry Taylor   Or call:   636-591-4656 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Columbus, OH - August 9, 2017

Date and Time:

Wednesday, August 9, 2017     9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Location:

Wolf Metals   
1625 West Mound Street     
Columbus, OH 43223

Hosted by:

Todd Wurstner,  Precision Machine Tool Technologies 
and Bob Berkshire, Bystronic Inc.    

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
9:00 AM – 11:00 PM    

Customer Tour:

Wolf Metals   
1625 West Mound Street     
Columbus, OH 43223 
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM    
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided.    

RSVP:

By Wednesday, August 2nd 
Email: Todd Wurstner   Or call:   614-746-4501 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Fargo, ND - August 10, 2017

Date and Time:

Thursday, August 10, 2017     9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Itinerary:

9:00 AM

Charter bus departs from Osgood Golf Course, 4400 Clubhouse Drive S., Fargo, ND 58104  
(Arrives in Detroit Lakes @ 10:00 AM)  BUS DEPARTS @ 9:00 AM SHARP

10:00 AM

Presentation at Holiday Inn Detroit Lakes     
1155 US-10, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501

11:30 AM

Lunch at the Holiday Inn

12:00 PM

Tour Friesens' facility.  Machines on Display:     

  • BySprint Fiber 3015 6kW 
  • Dual Tower FMS Sheet Automation 
  • Xpert 320/4200 Press Brake 
  • XTC 200/3100 Press Brake (Tool Changing Robot) 
  • Xpert 40

1:30 PM

Charter bus departs Detroit Lakes (Arrives at Osgood Golf Course, Fargo ND at 2:30 PM)

2:30 PM

Golf for all those interested

Hosted by:

Ryan Weymouth, Bystronic Inc.   
and John Fresonke, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
10:00 AM – 11:30 AM    
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided.    

Post Event:

2:30 PM - 5:00 PM     
Osgood Golf Course     
4400 Clubhouse Drive S., Fargo, ND 58104

RSVP:

By Thursday, August 3rd 
Email: Ryan Weymouth   Or call:   612-479-1390 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Charlotte, NC - August 10, 2017

Date and Time:

Thursday, August 10, 2017    5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location:

Rock Bottom Brewery     
401 N Tryon Street, Suite 100     
Charlotte, NC 28202

Hosted by:

Bob Troyer, Bystronic Inc.  
and Chad Jackson, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
5:00 PM – 9:00 PM    
Complimentary refreshments and dinner will be provided.

Customer Tour:

Rock Bottom Brewery     
401 N Tryon Street, Suite 100     
Charlotte, NC 28202 

SPOUSES ARE INVITED.

RSVP:

By Thursday, August 3rd 
Email: Bob Troyer   Or call:   847-214-0321 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

Tampa, FL - August 15, 2017

Date and Time:

Tuesday, August 15, 2017    10:00 AM – 2:00 PM 

Location:

Sheraton Suites Tampa Airport Westshore        
4400 W Cypress Street     
Tampa, FL 33607

Hosted by:

Brian Schwartz, Bystronic Inc.  
and Chad Jackson, Bystronic Inc.

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM    
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided.    

Customer Tour:

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM     
Southcoast Laser Works     
10601 47th Street North     
Clearwater, FL 33762

RSVP:

By Tuesday, August 8th 
Email: Brian Schwartz   Or call:   404-401-6299 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

San Jose, CA - August 30, 2017

Date and Time:

Wednesday, August 30, 2017    10:00 AM – 3:00 PM 

Location:

Acosta Sheet Metal     
930 Remillard Court, #A     
San Jose, CA 95122

Hosted by:

Dominic Rickard, Bystronic Inc.  
Landmark Solucations  
Acosta Sheet Metal 

Presentation:

Innovation Drives Success:  
The Future of High Performance Manufacturing      
10:00 AM – 12:30 PM    
Complimentary refreshments and lunch will be provided.    

Customer Tour:

2:00 PM – 3:00 PM     
Acosta Sheet Metal     
930 Remillard Court, #A     
San Jose, CA 95122

RSVP:

By Wednesday, August 23rd 
Email: Dominic Rickard   Or call:   213-309-1694 
Please include your company name, address, telephone number and the names of all attendees.

For additional information or if interested in attending, please click on the arrow icon above, complete the email form and send.

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