FMA Annual Meeting and Leadership Summit

FMA Annual Meeting and Leadership Summit

FMA Annual Meeting and Leadership Summit tract are networking and educational events for sheet metal fabricating shops and manufacturing leaders to discuss business concerns and the latest technical advancements in sheet metal fabricating.

Three Conference Tracks

Bystronic is proud to be a Platinum Sponsor of the FMA 2019 Annual Meeting. Whether you’re in need of introductory information on new-to-you topics or are on the search for strategic solutions to current challenges, you can tailor your own education experience by choosing from a variety of breakout sessions organized by market segments within the three conference tracks: The Fabricator's Leadership Summit, Toll Processing Conference and Association of Steel Distributors Spring Convention. 

The Fabricator's 14th Annual Leadership Summit

The FABRICATOR®’s 14th annual Leadership Summit brings together owners, executive team members, and budding leaders of job shops and contract manufacturing companies to discuss business management concerns and the latest technical advancements. The content of this event is driven by peer input and guidance from volunteer program committees to provide ideas, information, and relationships that will help fabricators succeed.

Engage in thoughtful dialogue about how to navigate the next frontier of digital manufacturing and smart technologies.

Experience presentations by top-notch presenters and industry experts on emerging trends.

Enjoy FMA’s biggest celebration, featuring a jam-packed schedule of fun activities and networking functions.

Keynote Speakers:

Gene Markscolumnist, author, and small business owner

Gene writes daily for The Washington Post and weekly for Forbes, The Huffington Post, Inc. Magazine, and on issues affecting the business community. 

Leah Currypresident of Toyota Motor Manufacturing West Virginia, Inc.

Leah is passionate about the future of manufacturing and believes in the need to attract more young people, serving on boards at both the national and local level to encourage business and industry partners to become part of the solution.

Jake Woodco-founder and CEO of Team Rubicon

Team Rubicon is a nonprofit organization that recruits, trains, and deploys military veterans to disaster zones around the world and within the United States.

Details and Registration:

The Westin Nashville
807 Clark Place
Nashville TN


March 5-7, 2019

Click here to learn more about this event, download resources and to register.  

Event Producers:

Fabricators & Manufacturers Association Intl.®

The Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Intl.® (FMA) is the leading educational association for the metal processing, forming and fabricating industry.

The Fabricator

The Fabricator® is the official publication of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association and of FABTECH® International.

Nuts, Bolts and Thingamajigs

Nuts, Bolts & Thingamajigs® (NBT) is the foundation of the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association.

Bystronic Inc, is a proud Platinum Sponsor of the FMA Annual Meeting. 

Bystronic is a worldwide supplier of high-quality press brakes, lasers cutting systems, automation and software for the economical processing of sheet metal and tubes. Bystronic stands for reliability, high-performance innovation, an outstanding price-performance ratio, and user-friendly operation. The focus is on the automation of the complete material and data flow of the sheet metal cutting and bending process chain. The company’s North America headquarters is located in Elgin, IL. Offices are also located in Toronto, Canada and Monterrey, Mexico.

For more information on Bystronic Inc., call 800-247-3332 or contact by e-mail,  slssbystrnccm 

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