MRO Magazine

MODEX 2016 Manufacturing and Supply Chain Expo is Coming to Atlanta April 4-7

December 2, 2015
By Business Wire News


When MODEX 2016 opens on April 4, it will include over 850 exhibits from leading solution providers and a comprehensive Supply Chain Conference of over 100 sessions focusing on best-in-class solutions for manufacturing and supply chain operations.

The MODEX Conference will include four keynotes and a Supply Chain Education Summit with sessions from leading industry associations and educational institutions and a track on the New Generation Supply Chain Workforce. The Conference also features over 100 show floor educational seminars covering leading trends, best practices and state-of-the-art equipment and technology solutions that can make manufacturing and the entire supply chain work more efficiently and profitably. Supply Chain & Transportation USA sponsored by Reed Expositions, is once again collocated with MODEX.

“MHI has expanded the educational and networking offerings at MODEX to provide attendees with a better overall show experience and to connect them with the tools they need to address manufacturing and supply chain challenges,” said George Prest, CEO of MHI. “The goal is to bring the industry together for a week of networking, collaboration, education and solution sourcing.”

April 4 Keynote: How to Create a Culture of Innovation Within Your Company, Peter Diamandis, Chairman and CEO of X PRIZE Foundation

April 5 Keynote: The Connected Supply Chain, Jack Allen, Senior Director, Logistics & Manufacturing Solutions, Supply Chain Operations, Cisco

April 6 KeynotePreview of MHI 2016 Annual Industry Report, George W. Prest, CEO, MHI and Scott Sopher, Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP

April 6 Keynote: Lessons from a Dragon, Kevin O’Leary, Entrepreneur, Investor and Shark Tank’s Mr. Wonderful

April 6: MHI Industry Night Celebration with the Blues Brothers

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). Learn more at

Complete information on MODEX including complimentary show and educational session registration can be found online at

MODEX is powered by MHI

MHI is an international trade association that has represented the material handling, logistics and supply chain industry since 1945. MHI members include material handling and logistics equipment and systems manufacturers, integrators, consultants, publishers, and third party logistics providers. The association sponsors the ProMat and MODEX expos to showcase the products and services of its member companies and to educate manufacturing and supply chain professionals.

MODEX 2016
April 4-7, 2016
Georgia World Congress Center | Atlanta GA | USA

Carol Miller, Vice President of Marketing & Communications