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Explore The Best of SMX Event Features

SMX is more than an event – it’s an interactive online experience. Immerse yourself in a world of learning and technology demonstrations: explore virtual exhibits and view visionary keynotes and technical sessions that will deliver unparalleled understanding and know-how. This is a great opportunity for all manufacturers to explore the latest transformative technologies and make valuable connections.

The Best of SMX: Interactive Virtual Preview

Experience The Best of SMX 2020 Event Brochure! This interactive preview showcases The Best of SMX sponsors, speakers, and video links that provide a 360 degree view of all the event components. Animated pages will guide you through the smart journey - be part of the experience!

The Best of SMX is Available
On-Demand Until January 30, 2021!

Watch our orientation video and learn how to navigate exhibits and presentations. Get familiar with key tools and features available within our immersive virtual environment!

The Best of SMX is an immersive experience designed to provide you with tools and resources to elevate your understanding of smart technologies, learn the benefits of implementation and collaborate with experts and early adopters.

Education Program 

Learn about case studies and real-world applications of transformative technologies, delivered by industry experts and users. Live and on-demand technical sessions provide endless opportunities to delve into smart technologies and get the information you need.

View the Schedule

Virtual Exhibits 

Learn about new products and technologies from leading OEM’s and solution-providers. The Best of SMX provides an opportunity to engage with sponsors who are leading the smart revolution. Discuss your challenges, investigate cutting-edge technologies and find the right solution provider for you in interactive virtual exhibits and livestreaming demonstrations.

View Exhibiting Sponsors

Visionary Keynotes 

Morning and afternoon presentations, delivered by visionary leaders, that promote higher-level thinking and evoke change.

View Keynotes & Panels

Knowledge Bars

Presentation-free sessions on relevant topics, designed to connect attendees looking for solutions with the experts who can help.

Smart Resources

Save, download, and share complimentary informational resources and industry contacts that you collect from sponsors, the SME Zone, and the media resource center. Keep these valuable resources for months to come to keep up with advancing technology, maintain your innovative edge, develop your workforce, and expand your network.

Networking Events 

Participate in multiple opportunities to engage with like-minded professionals to share success stories, offer guidance and continue crucial conversations. Connect and share through live conversations in the networking lounge, speakers Q&A, and face-to-face video and direct messaging.

Elevate Your Understanding of Smart Technologies

Keynote Series

Attend visionary keynote presentations in the comfort of your home or office! Gain valuable insights from industry leaders including McKinsey & Company, Ford Motor Company, Stanley Black & Decker, Lockheed Martin, MxD, and more! Keynotes are available until January 30, 2021 in the Auditorium in our virtual environment.

Technical Presentations

Watch technical sessions presented by industry experts that focus on key smart manufacturing technologies. These are available until January 30, 2021 in Classrooms 1 & 2 in our virtual environment!

Interactive Show Floor

The best way to learn about new technologies and products is to explore them with solution-providers. The Best of SMX provides you with the opportunity to explore a virtual interactive show floor where you can view product details and video demonstrations. Browse the show floor until January 30, 2021 to save and send materials, view demonstrations, and learn about our sponsors.

Knowledge Bars

View presentation-free demonstrations and information videos on smart topics. Be sure to stop by each sponsors virtual exhibit in the Exhibit Hall after viewing their Knowledge Bar to learn more about their solutions. Knowledge Bars will be available to view and share until January 30, 2021.
Virtual Event Lobby

Smart Manufacturing Resources

Save, download, and share industry resources that you collect from the Exhibit Hall, SME Zone, Media Resource Center, and education sessions. Keep these valuable resources for months to come to keep up with advancing technology and develop your workforce.

Networking Opportunities

During the live event day only, you will have multiple opportunities to interact with fellow attendees and exhibitors, including live chat features, Q&A with speakers, and networking lounge Tech Talks.