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ProMat-The Biggest Manufacturing and Supply Chain Event of 2019

Thursday, 24 Jan 2019 ( #907 )
ProMat is where you'll find the wow you need to transform your supply chain into a competitive advantage. At ProMat 2019, you'll find 900+ exhibits and 100+ education sessions tailored to help you discover equipment and system solutions for your material handling and supply chain needs. With keynotes, networking, education, and product booths, ProMat is where manufacturing and supply chain innovation comes to life - in person and in action.

Experience 1,000 providers as they demonstrate the latest equipment and systems that will deliver the WOW to help you:
  • Improve visibility & accelerate time to market
  • Reduce operating costs & increase efficiency
  • Streamline & automate your operations
  • Connect with solution providers & key thought leaders
  • Discover the latest technologies & innovations
  • Learn the latest trends in over 100 educational sessions


On April 8-11, manufacturing and supply chain professionals will have an unrivaled face-to-face opportunity to network, learn, share, and get a sneak preview of where our industry is headed.

The future of the manufacturing and supply chain industry starts at ProMat. It's where the brightest minds in the industry gather to network, learn, and share. Get a sneak preview of where the industry is going and find the people, solutions, and resources you need to compete in an increasingly challenging marketplace.

ProMat 2019 offers all of the resources you need to get your management's approval to attend. Visit to find proposal writing tips and budgeting strategies. After all, the connections, education and solution-sourcing at ProMat 2019 could positively impact your business for years to come.

ProMat is an international event with manufacturing and supply chain professionals attending from over 140 countries. To accommodate our international visitors, we offer special interpreting services, meeting rooms, and matchmaking tools to help you take full advantage of a global economy.

ProMat gives you a preview of what lies ahead in the manufacturing and supply chain industries. Whether it's a new product or technology, a new process, or a regulation that's going to impact the way you do business, you'll learn about it here. From keynote talks to over 100 educational seminars on the show floor, ProMat 2019 offers you the insight and information you need to tackle today's challenges - and prepare for what the future holds.

There's no substitute for meeting face-to-face and watching equipment and technology operate in real time. ProMat 2019 gives you the chance to do both. When you're here, you can connect with industry peers and 1,000 solution providers to find what you need to move your business forward.

ProMat Speaker Lineup
April 8 Keynote: Blockchain Technology for Supply Chains
Karim R. Lakhani, Harvard Business School
April 9 Keynote: Closing the Supply Chain Gender Gap
Reshma Saujani, Founder and CEO, Girls Who Code
April 10 Keynote Panel: Preview of MHI 2019 Annual Industry Report
George W. Prest, CEO, MHI and Scott Sopher, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP
April 11 Keynote: The Three Keys to Business Success - People, Process, Profit
Marcus Lemonis, CNBC's "The Profit" / CEO, Camping World / Serial Entrepreneur

April 11: MHI Industry Night with Craig Ferguson
ProMat will feature an evening of music, food, drinks and entertainment by comedian Craig Ferguson on Wednesday, April 11. Tickets to this event are $50 and include beer, wine and hors d'oeuvres. A portion of ticket sales will be donated to the Material Handling Education Foundation, Inc. (MHEFI). The door prize for this event will be a trip of a lifetime vacation. Trip Value: $30,000. See official rules.

Women in the Supply Chain Industry Forum on April 8 at ProMat
MHI has partnered with MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association) to bring an afternoon of discussion, education and networking for women in our industry. Learn more.

So whatever solutions you need to move your business forward, you'll find them all at ProMat 2019. Register today at and join us at McCormick Place in Chicago.

Complete information on ProMat including complimentary show and educational session registration can be found online at, or for any enquiries please send an email.

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