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From 150 educational seminars to 950 exhibitors of next-generation technology and equipment in action, MODEX 2020 delivers the ultimate networking opportunities and cutting-edge solutions for the supply chain industry.
  
The MODEX emerging technology theater will include sessions on some of the most innovative manufacturing and supply chain trends and technologies. From automation and robotics to last mile solutions and AI, this innovative theater will inform you not only on what’s new, but what’s next in supply chains.
  
Join your peers for food, drinks and fun with comedian and Saturday Night Live Weekend Update co-Anchor Colin Jost. Tickets are $50 and include beer, wine and hors d’oevres. Your ticket also gets you a chance for the $30,000 Trip of a Lifetime Door Prize.
MHI and the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association are once again in partnership to present the Women in Supply Chain Forum at MODEX next month in Atlanta. Mary Kelly, PhD, CSP, CDR, US Navy (Ret.) will be the keynote speaker and will also conduct a workshop for us to dive deeper into the topic of change management and leading change. This interview is an opportunity to get to know Dr. Kelly better and gain insight into her thought leadership.
This handy guide contains complete information on MODEX including exhibitors, keynotes, show floor sessions and networking events.
Apex Supply Chain Technologies
Zebra Technologies Corporation
Conference News
MODEX is one of the rare expos that has no entrance fee. Attendees can access 370,000 square feet of the latest manufacturing and supply chain solutions, four keynotes and 150 show floor seminars - all at no cost. This makes MODEX not only the largest supply chain expo of 2020, but the one that delivers the most value.
When MODEX attendees register, they are asked to answer a variety of demographic questions indicating their industry, product interest, buying authority and spending plans. Looking at attendees that have registered to date, they are high in quality from a buying authority perspective and represent the majority of the Fortune 1000 and top 100 retailers and consumer goods firms.
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Keynotes, Sessions & Seminars
  
There aren’t many events where you can hear from visionaries like Nikki Haley and Peyton and Archie Manning on leadership and teamwork. Only at MODEX can you top that with industry innovators on how to connect data, talent and technology in digital supply chains and Tan Lee on how automation and AI may soon help integrate the human brain with physical and digital environments. Only at MODEX 2020 can you attend these keynote sessions and MHI Industry Night with Comedian Colin Jost.
  
MODEX 2020 helps attendees achieve their educational goals by providing a full menu of 150 on-floor seminars in 13 theaters. The seminars cover a variety of tracks and topics and are meant to inspire, motivate and open up supply chain possibilities.
MHI will preview the 2020 Annual Industry Report–Embracing the Digital Mindset: Connecting Data, Talent and Technology in Digital Supply Chains during the March 11 keynote panel at MODEX. This is the seventh MHI Annual Industry Report released by MHI in collaboration with Deloitte Consulting.
Invata
Vanderlande Industries Inc.
Networking
Unwind with the MHI Young Professionals Network on March 9 at MHI’s Young Professionals Network meet-and-greet networking reception. Network and connect with other young professionals in the material handling and supply chain industry.
The MODEX Backyard is an experiential area on the MODEX show floor where attendees can network and enjoy a variety of activities including puppy petting, pitching and simulators, a performance pavilion, fire pits, cornhole and delicious food from Atlanta area food trucks.
With an extensive gourmet menu and ample seating, the MODEX Bistro is a convenient option to sit down to a comfortable lunch and network with colleagues.
Videos & Sponsors
  
MHI recently announced the finalists for the 2020 MHI Innovation Awards. After receiving 155 submissions from MODEX 2020 exhibitors for this year’s awards, five independent judges completed the initial vetting process. Four finalists were chosen as the most innovative products in each category - Best New Innovation; Best Innovation of an Existing Product; and Best IT Innovation based on concept, value, and impact. The winners will be announced during Industry Night at MODEX 2020.
  
At MODEX, you will find solutions for all your supply chain challenges on the MODEX show floor where over 950 of the industry’s leading providers are showing the latest equipment and technology. See the options in-person and in-action and find out how to transform the possibilities into reality. You also can attend four keynotes and 150 show floor seminars - all at no cost to attend. View this video to see what's possible.
MODEX 2020 will showcase 370,000 square feet of solutions offered by over 950 exhibitors. This is the best chance in 2020 to see all all the leading-edge equipment, systems and technologies you need to improve the productivity and profitability of your manufacturing and supply chain operations - in one place, over four days.
MODEX exhibitors have big plans to showcase their manufacturing and supply chain solutions. View the latest news on the new equipment and technology solutions they will have on display.
Several MODEX exhibitors have submitted short videos to preview what they will be showcasing in their booths. Some are informational, some are entertaining, all will help give you a preview of what you will see on the MODEX show floor.
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ProMat Insights
Attendance at MODEX 2020 can make the difference between your manufacturing and distribution operations stalling, surviving or thriving as supply chains are seeing an exponential pace of change and innovation. If you need senior management's approval for travel and training expenditures, it's worth it to develop a proposal so you can attend MODEX 2020, and we have a tool for you to do it.
Atlanta is a dynamic city with a lot to do. Atlanta is also home to some of the best restaurants in the nation as well as several locally owned craft breweries. Plan your visit to MODEX by adding some things to do off the show floor.
Get the most out of your trip to MODEX 2020 by visiting some of Atlanta’s top restaurants and attractions. From diverse dining experiences to museums, history and wildlife, Atlanta has something to offer everyone. Here are some must-see attractions that make Atlanta one of the most popular destinations in the Southeast.