2019 WEMCO Annual Meeting

WEMCO 2019 Annual Meeting

WEMCO Annual Meeting 2019

Honoring the Past and Adapting to Future Changes in Technology, Workforce and Markets

February 27 – March 1, 2019
Miami, Florida

WEMCO Annual Meeting, it is an intensive three-day forum for the executives and thought leaders, on key issues impacting welding equipment manufacturers. Non-WEMCO members are welcome to attend the annual meeting one time prior to registering for WEMCO membership.

The intrinsic value of the WEMCO meeting is the opportunity to hear various perspectives, from the best minds of the industry, in a non-competitive platform. Speakers will soon be announced.

  • Hear best practices used by leading manufacturing companies.
  • Past presenters include Lincoln Electric, Praxair, Miller and more.
  • Attend a special event to celebrate the AWS Centennial Anniversary.

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Collaborating With Vendors to Maximize Emerging Technologies
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– by Dr. Ben Pletcher, Bechtel Global Corporation

Building a Digital Strategy for a Traditional Market
– by Heather Ewing, 3M

Changing Role of Industrial Distribution & Implications to Manufacturers: A Welding Perspective
(Presentation Not Available for Download)
– by John Hartnett, ITW Welding

Keynote Address
– by Alex Chausovsky, ITR Economics

American Welding Society Learning