• When and where is Plastics Shop Floor Expo?

    Plastics Shop Floor Expo will be held June 14-15, 2017 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, IL USA. It is co-located with Amerimold.

    Donald E Stephens Convention Center

    5555 N. River Road

    Rosemont, IL 60018

    Phone: (847) 692-2220

  • What is Amerimold?

    Amerimold, introduced as the MoldMaking Expo in 1999, is the annual tradeshow and technical conferences addressing the business development, best practices and networking interests of the plastic injection mold manufacturing industry, including tooling and moldmaking.

  • Which halls at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center will be used for Plastics Shop Floor Expo?

    The show will occupy Exhibit Halls B and D of Donald E. Stephens Convention Center.

  • How much does it cost to register for Plastics Shop Floor Expo?

    Registration opens February 9, 2017, the fees are as follows:

    Early Bird (by 5/10/2017 Full price (after 5/10/2017)
    Plastics Shop Floor - Expo Only - FREE Plastics Shop Floor - Expo Only - $25.00
    -includes: Plastics Shop Floor Expo Conference Hall & Training; and co-located Amerimold Exhibit Hall -includes: Plastics Shop Floor Expo Conference Hall & Training; and co-located Amerimold Exhibit Hall

     

     

     

     

     


    Training Education Registration:
    Registration is open now and is COMPLIMENTARY for attendees. To attend our training education sessions, please visit Shop Talk stage located on the show floor. Session content can be found here.

     

    Policies:

    • No one under 16 years old is permitted on the show floor.
    • Individuals 14-16 years old are permitted on the show floor during show hours but must be accompanied and supervised by registered adult.

     

     

  • What are the cancellation and substitution policies for registration?

    Cancellation must be received by May 12, 2017 to receive a full refund. Registration fees are non-refundable after May 12, 2017.   Substitutions are permited, contact registration@shopfloorexpo.org to request a substitution.

  • How do I book housing?

    Visit the Travel & Housing page for information on the Plastics Shop Floor Expo housing block.  

  • What are the hours for the Expo Floor?

    Wednesday, June 14: 9 AM – 5 PM Thursday, June 15: 9 AM – 3 PM  

  • What are the admission policies that apply to accessing the Plastics Shop Floor Expo exhibit halls?

    No person under the age of 16 will be admitted in the exhibit halls during the installation, operation, and dismantling periods. All persons in the exhibit halls must have proper registration credentials. Individuals 14-16 years old are permitted on the show floor during show hours but must be accompanied and supervised by registered adult. 

  • Are photographs and/or videotaping allowed in the Plastics Shop Floor Expo exhibit halls?

    Exhibitors must authorize all video and photographs of their booth, equipment and display materials. Should an exhibitor object to his or her display being photographed (still or in motion), photographs of that display will be prohibited. Show management has appointed Official Photographers to provide commercial photographs of the exhibits.  No other commercial photographer/videographer will be admitted to the exhibits unless special arrangements are made with show management.

  • What topics are being covered at the conference?

    Featured discussion topics include Shop Floor Safety, Production Floor Training, Preventive Maintenance and Production Process & Systems.  More information on the conference program at Plastics Shop Floor Expo will be made available in the coming weeks.