Education Programs

The Fabricators & Manufacturers Association, Int’l (FMA), SME (formerly known as Society of Manufacturing Engineers), American Welding Society (AWS), Precision Metalforming Association (PMA) and the Chemical Coaters Association Int’l (CCAI) collaborate to bring education beyond the FABTECH Mexico show floor. Led by sponsoring exhibiting companies and top industry professionals, the comprehensive education program covers an array of technical topics such as automation, cutting, finishing, forming & fabricating, lasers, lean management, software, stamping and welding. All sessions offer participants the opportunity to gain technical knowledge, discover best practices, see new products and series and learn from innovative case studies. Each session averages 25 minutes in length and is held throughout all three days of the show. Best of all, registered FABTECH Mexico attendees are able to attend the sessions at no cost!

Complimentary Educational Sessions for Show Visitors – Coming Soon!

Who Should Attend

From operators to technicians, process, design and production engineers to plant managers, job shop owners and corporate management, FABTECH Mexico provides a valuable learning experience to benefit every member of your team.

  • Admittance to the educational sessions are FREE for show attendees
  • Presentations are 25 minutes in length. Sessions run every day of the show.
  • Presentations are given in Spanish. No translation services provided.

Contact an Education Representative

Matt Rubin –, AWS

Laser / Cutting, Forming & Fabricating, Lean/Management:
Ila (Lundgren) Lee –, SME

Forming & Fabricating, Management, Tube & Pipe:
Ashly Lantz –, FMA

Marianne Sichi –, PMA