Process Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA) Fall Meeting

The Hotel Contessa in San Antonio, TX - September 11 and 12, 2017


PEMA members meet to discuss common issues within the process industries such as product liability, emerging markets, economic conditions and government regulations.

Formed in 1960, PEMA® brings together companies that supply equipment and systems that are used by process industries including but not limited to: Food, chemical, pharmaceutical, waste water treatment, paint and coatings, agribusiness, ceramics, metals, plastics, wood, pulp and paper, environmental, building products and mining/minerals.

Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) Fall Meeting

Chicago O’Hare Hilton Hotel in Chicago, IL – September 19 and 20, 2017


A two-day meeting that includes a general membership meeting, product section meetings, committees and general business session. The CEMA Fall Meeting enables each committee member to review their tasks and provide a progress report.

CEMA is an organization of companies that represent the leading designers, manufacturers, and installers of conveyors, conveyor components, and material handling systems. The members of CEMA focus on voluntary adherence to design standards, safety, manufacture and applications to promote the advancement of material handling technology.

NIBA/PTDA - Joint Industry Summit

The Diplomat Beach Resort in Hollywood, FL - Sep 27-30, 2017
Booth # TBA


Better-than-ever networking opportunities for a one-time special event: the NIBA/PTDA Joint Industry Summit, September 27-30, 2017. It’s no secret an annual convention provides powerful networking for industry leaders. This year, the value doubles as the Power Transmission Distributors Association (PTDA) and NIBA—The Belting Association come together, delivering the opportunity to learn from, network with and conduct business with twice as many channel partners.

KWS is participating in the Joint MD-IDEX/Expo, Booth Number TBD:
Saturday, September 30th
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. with scheduled appointments from 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

WEFTEC 2017

McCormick Place in Chicago, IL - October 2nd-4th, 2017
Booth #: No booth, Just Attending


The world’s largest annual water quality exhibition is a big part of WEFTEC, where more than 1,000 exhibitors display the latest in water quality research technology and services. Eighty-seven percent of WEFTEC attendees are leaders from the municipal and industrial wastewater treatment and water quality markets who are there to see and purchase equipment and services. WEFTEC Exhibition is the place for water quality business. The show will be held in Chicago in 2017.

Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition

Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosement, IL - April 24-26, 2018
Booth # 1266


Receive world-class instruction from the best in the business with technical training sessions and exclusive presentations at 2018’s conference.


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