MESA Events

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Event:Extended to July 1, 2016, MESA Smart Story Awards 


Event:July 11-14, 2016, IoT Evolution Conference & Expo
Location:Las Vegas, Nevada, USA


Join a worldwide community of IoT thought leaders, technologists and end users. Secure knowledge, strengthen partnerships and learn how the IoT will transform manufacturing, improve business processes and drive revenue. IoT Evolution's unmatched focus on security, enterprise IoT, industrial solutions, data and business analytics and vertical market opportunities ensures you get a complete understanding of how to successfully implement solutions that will move your business forward. Register today, use code CFM and save 20%.

Event:August 10-11, 2016, CBI's 11th Annual Life Sciences Forum on MES 
Location:Philadelphia, PA, USA


The life science industry's most in-depth manufacturing systems-focused event is back for its 11th year! Ensure your organization is achieving the highest ROI on its MES activities. Packed with breakthrough content, MES 2016 is dedicated to providing tangible insight on next-generation systems and innovative models for global deployment, system integration & aggregate data application. Collaborate with peers and zero in on prevailing industry approaches to ensure manufacturing intelligence and excellence by successfully deploying, integrating, maintaining and utilizing data from MES.

Special Highlights Include:

.         Keynote Address from Dennis Brandl, Member of MESA Americas Board, MESA International on

o   IIoT and Smart Manufacturing Applications Transforming Life Sciences Across the Value Chain

.         Choice of Three ROI-Driven Workshops for Efficiency at Every Stage

o   A: Creating the Business Case and Roadmap for an MES Platform 

o   B: Small Batch and Discrete Best Practices and Integration Strategies

o   C: Proactively Tap MES Data for Operational Excellence

.         Choice of Two Interactive Summits

o   1: Live Demos--Facets, Functions and Features from Established and Emerging MES Partners

o   2: Senior-Lever Think Tank -Strategies for the Advanced MES Professional

.         Numerous Case Studies from Trailblazing Companies, Including

o   AbbVie, Axendia, B. Braun, Biogen, Bristol Myers-Squibb, EIS, Emerson, ESP, Johnson & Johnson, Lonza Biologics, LZ Lifescience, MESA, NNE Pharmaplan, Werum, Zenith Technologies and more!

.         And more! (download the complete agenda for session details)

Want to participate? Click here to register or visit for more information! Don't forget to mention promo code MESA16 for $500* off the standard price.

Event:September 26-28, 2016, Smart Industry 2016
Location:The Drake Hotel, Chicago, IL, USA


The Smart Industry 2016 conference focuses on the digital transformation of the manufacturing industry and the IIoT.  Leading industry technologists, early manufacturer adopters, and solution providers will convene for this second annual event, September 26-28 at the legendary Drake Hotel in downtown Chicago, to discuss this digital disruption.  Topics include:

DevOps Implications for an OT World

Next- Generation Cybersecurity for the Industrial IoT

Realizing & Maintaining the Production Asset Digital Twin

Fog Computing in an Industrial Context

Preparing Legacy Systems for the IIOT

Lessons Learned from IIoT Deployments 

MESA members receive 10% off registration with discount code MESA or $500 off exhibit tabletop.  If interested in exhibiting, please contact Tony D'Avino at  

Event:October 20-21, 2016, IoT Tech Expo North America Conference & Exhibition
Location:Santa Clara, CA, USA 


Europe's leading IoT conference will be arriving in Santa Clara, North America on 20-21 October for two days of top level content and discussion, introducing and exploring the latest innovations in the Internet of Things arena.

There will be case studies and 5 dedicated conference tracks covering the entire Internet of Things ecosystem including Smart Cities, Connected Living, Developing & IoT Technologies, Connected Industry and Data & Security, in addition to a free exhibition

Bringing together over 4,000 attendees from across the entire IoT industry with representatives from sectors including government, energy, education, transportation, healthcare, manufacturing, M2M and many more, this event is not to be missed. The IoT Tech Expo is set to showcase the most cutting edge technologies from more than 100 exhibitors and provide insight from over 200 speakers sharing their unparalleled industry knowledge and real-life experiences.

Register today for your FREE expo pass:

Register for your paid workshop pass which gives you access to all 5 conferences, networking platforms and presentation materials -

Use discount code MESA20 to receive 20% of registration fee