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Four Strategic Events. One Transformative Experience.

Each Manufacturing Technology Series event draws together key decision makers, major tool and technology suppliers and thought leaders from across a broad spectrum of manufacturing disciplines for an unparalleled three-day experience.

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Four Regions. One Mission.

By creating opportunities for connection — makers and users, thinkers and doers, sellers and buyers — our events have a role in advancing manufacturing progress.

The Manufacturing Technology Series connects decision makers from diverse industries with leading suppliers of advanced manufacturing technology, equipment and tooling. Now we are bringing together these four leading manufacturing events within one unified identity.

Event Features

SOUTHTEC Technology Exhibits

Technology Exhibits

Discover new technologies and innovative solutions. SOUTHTEC showcases the people and technologies leading Southeastern manufacturing.

SOUTHTEC Keynote Presentation

Keynote Presentations

Exclusive insight from industry experts including Ford, Stellantis, GM, Gartner, UCLA, South Carolina MEP, MFG USA and more.

Panel Discussion at an MT Series event

Tooling U-SME Workforce Day at SOUTHTEC

Join us on Tuesday, October 24, as Tooling U-SME hosts a Workforce Day as part of SOUTHTEC 2023. Learn how to fill your talent pipeline and align your training program to maximize your bottom line by hearing from top-performing manufacturers, educators, and workforce agencies and experts.

CESMII The Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute logo

CESMII – The Smart Manufacturing Institute

CESMII's involvement at SOUTHTEC for the Smart Manufacturing Experience is a testament to its pioneering role in advancing the landscape of smart manufacturing. As a prominent participant in the industry, CESMII brings to the event its expertise in transformative technologies and innovative solutions that are reshaping manufacturing processes.

Manufacturing USA

Manufacturing USA

Manufacturing USA was created in 2014 to secure U.S. global leadership in advanced manufacturing by connecting people, ideas, and technology. Manufacturing USA institutes convene business competitors, academic institutions, and other stakeholders to test applications of new technology, create new products, reduce cost and risk, and enable the manufacturing workforce with the skills of the future.
SMART Manufacturing Experience Pavilion

SMART Manufacturing Experience Pavilion

SMART Manufacturing Experience Pavilion, powered by CESMII – the Smart Manufacturing Institute, is where you’ll find the latest in innovative strategies, cutting-edge technologies and actionable insights that will revolutionize production processes, enhance supply chain management and optimize resource utilization.

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Event and Industry News

  • Student learning hands-on from a professional engineer.
    June 28, 2024

    Encouraging The Next Generation of the Manufacturing Workforce Through Training & Investment

    Workplaces across the U.S. are experiencing workforce shortages, with the manufacturing industry being hit particularly hard – and South Carolina asphalt paving equipment manufacturer and AEM member company Calder Brothers is no exception.
  • An electric vehicle charging
    May 30, 2024

    The Southeast US Battery Belt Is Learning To Love EVs

    As electric vehicle battery plants rise in the Southeast region of the United States, they’re accompanied by good jobs, and these jobs are better paying than any of the previous textile or furniture industry positions from years past.
  • Math equations relating to quantum physics and computing.
    April 30, 2024

    Building South Carolina’s Quantum Workforce of Tomorrow

    Xanadu, a world leader in photonic quantum computing, and South Carolina Quantum (SC Quantum), a non-profit organization dedicated to bringing academia, industry, and entrepreneurs together to build a sustainable quantum ecosystem, have formed a partnership to develop practical, hands-on educational materials and grow a quantum-smart workforce in South Carolina.
Thank you to our Exhibitors participating in all four MT Series Events